Dive into Splash Page Motion Graphics

We recently featured local gallery and vintage boutique, ArtPool, in the GBDB Design blog. This got me thinking about an old school assignment. I was assigned a group project that involved re-designing the website of a local business and my group of 3 students chose to redesign the ArtPool website. We chose their website because we saw an opportunity [...]

Website 101 Tips: How to Pick a Hosting Company

Now that you’ve picked your domain name, the second step before starting the design of your website is to sign up for website SEO Sydney hosting. What is website hosting? If a domain is your website’s “physical address”, website hosting is the online office space that you’ll rent to store your website files. Website hosts offer [...]

How to stay motivated when working from home

Its easy enough to spot the pros of working from home, but those of us who actually do it day in and day out know how challenging it can be as well. Working from home requires discipline and motivation. Here are five tips to help you stay on track: Separate work from home – This [...]

Tampa Internet Marketing Training Program

I recently attended a Tampa Internet Marketing Training Program run by the local seo services and Nicole Hisler of Circulo Marketing MatchedMarketing. A program focused on teaching you how to attract more business through search engine optimization and social media. We started the class off by asking “What is the definition of ‘Internet Marketing’?” and [...]

February 8, 2011 – What was your favorite Superbowl Ad?

There were quite a few good (and funny) commercials during the Superbowl but the X Factor Teaser commercial from Fox caught my attention from a design perspective. I admit, I don’t know much about putting a video together and so I found myself immediately mesmorized trying to figure out how they made this happen! I’ll [...]

January 25, 2010 – What’s in Your Backyard?

This was one of Good Dog/Bad Dog Creative Design’s (GDBD Design) favorite projects. Located in Ruskin, Backyard Produce was a produce stand aimed at providing customers with the freshest, best tasting fruits and vegetables. They were formed to celebrate the diversity of foods that are produced here in the Tampa Bay area. GDBD helped them [...]

January 24, 2011 – You’ll Flip!

I like hamburgers… I love to watch Top Chef… and creative website designs makes me happy…. So I “flipped” when I discovered the website of Atlanta based restaurant, Flip Burger. Top Chef runner up, and Flip Burger creative director, Richard Blais has found a way to create delicious, untraditional/modern, hamburgers, while bold colors and playful [...]

January 17, 2011 – ? of the Day

I’ve seen a lot of daily questions posted on facebook and twitter pages, but I love the way Etsy’s question of the day is unique. Instead of typing out the question, someone on the Etsy staff writes it on a quotation shaped chalkboard and posts the photo. Now that’s thinking outside of… the bubble.

December 7, 2010 – Letterpress Business Cards

While on Twitter one day I came across the link: 47 Letterpress Business Cards for Inspiration. I absolutely love the look of letterpress cards. While not the most economical route to take when printing, it’s a technique that takes a simple design and turns it into an elegant statement. Take a look at these cards [...]

Horray “Fur” Us – Thank You to All of You!

On November 5, 2010 Good Dog/Bad Dog Creative Design (GDBD Design) celebrated our 5th year anniversary! This Thanksgiving we would like to take a moment to send a sincere thank you to everyone who has helped make GDBD Design a success for the past five years. Without your support, advice and belief in the work [...]