Hello friends, designers, and clients! Wanted to announce that the 2009 ADDY Awards Gala is coming up soon, so head on over to OrlandoADDYs.com and get your tickets. Discount tickets are on sale until the 6th and then the price goes up. If you're unaware of what the ADDY's are, it is a yearly 3-tiered competition sponsored by the American Advertising Federation (AAF). Entrants first enter through their Local chapters, and if they receive a Gold Addy they are automatically forwarded to the District Level. Win a Gold on the District Level and you move on Nationals. Christian, Dan, and…Go
If you're a small business owner, starting a website project or updating your current site can be a daunting task. Finding a new web developer or development company can be as stressful as a first date, with a proposal soon to follow. Thankfully this isn't 'til death do us part,' but a healthy business ...
We are now accepting applications for our pro-bono project for 2009. Last year we created a website and video for Ukrainian Ministry. The ministry has worked to raise millions of dollars over the past 15 years to build hundreds of churches, a medical clinic, humanitarian center, pastoral college, children's school and an orphanage to house over 80 children in the Volyn region of Ukraine. Our requirements are that the organization must be non-profit and some sort of charitable organization. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with information about your organization and also what sort of project you'd like for us to work on…Go
Some of you have asked us why we hate the typeface aptly named Papyrus. Well to be frank, this choice in type is extremely overused by so called 'designers.' With all the typeface choices out there, it seems silly to settle on one so blatantly Egyptian. Now, if you are Egyptian or selling an Egyptian product, by all means, use Papyrus, but for those out there that are looking for an organic looking typeface there are hundreds of choices. Below is a list of my favorites. ITC Cancione Here's ITC Cancione. It has a great organic and weathered look and…Go
The team over at EVOK posted a blog back in December about how agencies price out work. We understand that many of our clients have not worked with ad or design agencies before, so they aren't entirely aware of what they're paying for. The article goes on to explain how pricing structure will vary from agency to agency, but that there are a few constants involved. In this particular post, they discuss methods of non-commissioned compensation, which is more or less how we function here at Treefrog. So if you're curious to learn more about pricing, you may find this…Go
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