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Meet Our New Studio Manager, Jodie!

By day she's our Studio Manager, but by night (Monday evenings and weekends) she's dodging dodgeballs! Jodie joins the team with a passion for tech and years of experience in the industry! Having studied Business Information Technology at the University of Portsmouth, Jodie graduated with a First Class Honours degree. It was on a work placement in cloud computing that Jodie discovered her passion for tech, and after graduating, she decided to continue on this career path. Since...

Meet Our New Junior Designer, Kellie!

It's official, Woody has a design buddy! Kellie joins our team with digital marketing experience and a flair for design. Kellie started out with a digital marketing apprenticeship and soon became an account manager in website design at her previous agency. She worked with various graphic designers, which in turn made her hungry to add digital design to her digital marketing expertise. From there, Kellie built a portfolio of design work and worked closely with the designers to gain as...

How to Improve in Art (or anything else)

We're quickly approaching a time of the year where students across the country are graduating from school, college and university. This makes it a great opportunity to focus on students who are looking to learn and develop their skills. So, we're handing this blog over to Esther, who is currently on work experience here at EC to get her view on the topic. I'm relatively new to art, so at times, I often feel dissatisfied with my skill level. There have been many times where I desperately wish...

Meet Esther, She’s On Work Experience For The Week!

Esther is with us for the week on her work experience. It's been great seeing what she can do! Esther is a student Christ's College where she enjoys food & nutrition and history, whilst also having a love for all things illustration and design. Once she has finished at school, Esther plans to go to college to study art, music, Spanish and psychology. And after that, she's thinking of heading to an art college or university. Esther actually approached us on live chat back in...

The EC World Cup Sweepstake

It was a week before the World Cup that we decided to conduct the EC World Cup Sweepstake. Those fighting for the grand total of £25 are: Harry, Woody, Dan, Ellie and Tom. Most of the competitors knew who they wanted to draw. Harry was interested in Germany, Tom was crying out for France, Ellie wanted anyone who was good, Woody wanted anyone who wasn’t bad, whilst Dan wanted Senegal (no idea). Conductor of the draw, Harry, began the preparations for the draw – by writing all the team...

EC Curry Club: Red Rose vs The Guildford Spice

Hello and welcome to our first EC Curry Club blog post! The first rule of EC Curry Club is: You must eat curry once a month. The second rule of EC Curry Club: You MUST EAT CURRY once a month. Third rule of EC Curry Club: If someone yells stop, goes limp or taps out, they can stop eating their Vindaloo. Fourth rule: The whole EC team goes to the elected curry house. Not quite Fight Club, but you get the idea. What is EC Curry Club? EC Curry Club is an exclusive group...

Our New Medium Series Shows The Best & Worst UX Design Online!

Here at EC, we're always exploring the web to see the good and the bad of UX design. By doing this, you can learn a great deal about what works and what doesn't when it comes to a website's user experience. Putting our hobby into practice Although we enjoy analysing a website's UX design, we saw our hobby as a great opportunity to showcase to anyone (trained or untrained in UX) good and bad UX examples. Our first Medium series, the "UX Observation Series", presents UX design examples...

We’re Hiring An SEO Manager

Now is the time to get involved with a driven and rapidly growing digital marketing agency. A unique opportunity has become available for an SEO Manager to join a team of incredibly passionate and driven people who love what they do. Equals Creative is a digital marketing agency based in Guildford, Surrey, and was established in 2011. We offer clients a range of online and digital marketing services, including SEO, PPC, Social Media Management, Web Design, Web Development and more. We...

Branding, Web Design and Web Development for a New Primary Teaching Resources Website

We regularly update the case studies on our website. Of course, companies use case studies as a way to showcase their work and ability, but we like the thought of forming our very own memory bank of websites we’ve created in the form of case studies. It’s a section of the EC website we’re very proud of and we always enjoy reflecting on our projects. One of the latest projects we completed was the design and development of the newly branded primary school teaching resources website,...

The Big Move to Guildford

Farewell Farnborough, Hello Guildford! We're extremely happy to announce that we have finally moved! We had been planning the move for months, and now we're here, we're very excited for the new direction that Equals Creative is taking. Having moved away from the aviation town of Farnborough and across the Hampshire border to Surrey, we're now located in the town centre of Guildford. We're all very excited about the prospect of working in Guildford, but we're also a little worried about...