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New Media vs Traditional Media

Is new media such as social media really the money saving solution to all your marketing troubles? Continue reading

Propositional Density

Glasgow Logo Design

The more ideas that you can convey with a simple image, the more effective the image will be. Continue reading

Work flows from summer warmth into autumn colours

Various campaigns that were planned and booked at the start of the summer have been extended into September and October. A Direct Media Group home improvements client JW Grant having expanded into Ayrshire by opening a new depot in the … Continue reading

How much white space should your artwork contain?


How much empty space should you include in your ad? Continue reading

JW Grant billboards appearing throughout Kilmarnock

J W Grant billboard advertising

We have been promoting J W Grant’s new depot in Kilmarnock throughout Ayrshire this month Continue reading

Direct Media’s Olympic News Roundup

Direct Media Group Ltd has seen a steady flow of existing and new business during the Summer months. Home improvements, has been a particularly strong area for the business as people continue in these austere times to improve rather than … Continue reading

Informative vs Emotive Advertising


What type of advertising is best for you? Informative and to the point or emotive and out of the box? Continue reading

Glasgow Regeneration Agency Supermarket Voucher Initiative

Glasgow Regeneration Agency shopping vouchers

GRA are offering supermarket vouchers and various opportunities as part of an initiative to benefit communities around Glasgow Continue reading

Direct Media client JW Grant are expanding!

Media Planning for J W Grant in Paisley

After opening a new landscaping display area a couple of years ago, J W Grant continue to expand and are now opening a whole new branch in Ayrshire Continue reading

Line lengths in web design

Typography in Web Design

It’s easier to read text quickly when the length of a line of text is longer, but it doesn’t look as appealing Continue reading