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David Rogerson

28.05.2015

What people working in digital today can learn from 1931.

​Written in 1931, John Caples' 'Tested Advertising Methods' breaks down the fundamentals of advertising. So much of still applies to agile, search engine marketing and more.

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David Rogerson

26.05.2015

Experience Design and time

E​xperience design is the practice of designing products, processes, services, events, and environments where the focus is on the quality of the user experience, delivered with sensitivity to the context.

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David Rogerson

20.03.2015

Write better digital briefs

A set of resources that can help you commission better digital projects

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David Rogerson

04.12.2014

HOW TO MEASURE THE ROI OF YOUR DIGITAL EXPERIENCES

Despite what many people claim, measuring the value of digital experiences is almost never impossible. It is often complex, sometimes expensive and like many other forms of marketing, such as TV or radio, not a precise science, but like every other form of marketing it should always be attempted. With an ever increasing marketing toolbox, we need to know what works, and what doesn’t.

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David Rogerson

10.11.2014

GOOD DESIGN IS GOOD BUSINESS (EVEN FOR STARTUPS)

Design is often seen as waste, especially in the early stages of a startup, but taking some time to consider what you stand for and how you look can save pain, heartache and even get you users, press and that VC funding!

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David Rogerson

01.05.2014

Occupying the Queue

Britain has a reputation for being a nation of queuers. It is said that if we see a queue we join it. There are no reliable statistics, but estimates suggest we spend between 6 months and 4 years of our lives waiting in line. All of us have felt the pain and frustration of queuing. The psychology and economics of queuing have spawned whole strands of academic study. Managing queues can define success or failure. This article looks at the psychology of queuing and tactics for improving them.

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David Rogerson

14.04.2014

Enter the Void

How embracing discordance, mistakes and the bits that fall between can arrest attention, demonstrate authenticity and make for great Rock n' Roll.

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David Rogerson

08.01.2014

KICKSTARTING A SLOW SHOPPING MOVEMENT

​How lovely is it to get a present? A little surprise or even more than you asked for? And how often does that happen? Well, sometimes (if you back the right Kickstarter project).

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David Rogerson

02.01.2014

icoEx is born

​icoEx was born out of cutting edge work that ico Design has been doing for over ten years. David Rogerson explains why it made sense to create a spin-off.

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