Why you shouldn’t design your own logo

“I had a go at designing a logo but it doesn’t look great, can you help?” Good question – here are some mistakes businesses make when designing a logo for themselves;   They use amateur solutions Avoid websites that promote ridiculously cheap logo packages. You get what you pay for. Or as the old saying … Read more

Pazzy’s time at Cube Lab


Pazzy joined us for a week back in 2014 for a work experience placement. he originally wanted to learn web design and development but it became clear very quickly that he preferred the creative side of web design and has been with us (on and off) ever since! He’s now at Exeter University studying physics … Read more

Do you need a re-brand? 


  Ask yourself; does your brand tell a story? As a business owner it can be very difficult to take a step back and review whether or not your brand does what it’s supposed to, so we’re going to give you a helping hand. Challenge yourself with the questions below and if you don’t like … Read more

Imagery own your website

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Imagery on your website Whilst text is important, we’re visual creatures so your appearance is everything. The judgement made in just seconds of viewing your website has the biggest impact on how viewers see your company. This is why your choice of imagery is crucial. Compare the style of images you’d see in a kebab … Read more

5 minutes to improve your social media presence

social media

Love Social Media or loathe it, I’m afraid you need to accept that it’s part of everyday life these days and it’s easy to make it work for your business. Here are our tips for improving your social media activity: Formulate a plan and have a goal. This part is easy; just write down in a … Read more

Graphic Design in Exeter, Devon

graphic design

There’s more to good graphic design than just fancy fonts and colours. The best designs are aimed at a target market – your customers. There’s little point in designing something that you absolutely love if it doesn’t ‘connect’ with your customers. Engage with your customers The best graphic designers will aim to find out all … Read more


graphic design

Everybody wants their business to be a customers ‘first choice’. You see the hard work and attention to detail you have for every client, but how do you show this to future, potential clients? By designing and building up your promotional material around your business’ values, branding encourages confidence and trust in your product or … Read more

Posting by mobile

phone posting

There was a time, not so long ago, that the very thought that you could manage the content on your website from wherever you are, as long as you can get a signal, was a mad idea. No longer. Here I am, sitting on the sofa in the conservatory with a coffee (I could equally … Read more

Cube Lab culture

cube lab office in Exeter

The Cube Lab in Exeter, and its story about ‘better’ Like, better websites, designed to tell the world how fantastic you really are. And it can make you very popular. (Well, with Google and your customers). Take a look, and most importantly – drop us a line. We like websites, but we like people more.

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