f/s blog

What's happening in the Hawkesbury, on the web, and in my code.

I have seen two small businesses fail this year, very close to my own business, very unfortunate, please don’t make the same mistake. I have to say, as a small business owner myself, it scares the pants off me. But, I think that it is something to embrace as well as fear. I have learnt from their mistakes and I...

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Silver Cornices is a really great company that specialises in (wait, that can’t be right…) Cornices? yeah, cornices. You know what they are? They are the little bits of plaster that cover up the where the wall meets the ceiling. Ryan asked Fun/serious to help him out with some web design and web development to help him with his online...

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Themis Legal Consulting required a logo within a few days. fun/serious delivered. With influence from “Themis” the Greek Goddess of good council, fun/serious came up with and pushed out a design that made Chantel another happy customer. Good luck with your new venture Chantel.

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Mash Media asked fun/serious to create a brand new brand to help market their er… new brand. We’re both very happy with the results. Check it out for yourself. You should also check out their Facebook and Twitter pages that fun/serious branded.

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SEO stands for “search engine optimisation.” It is the way to get traffic from the free, organic search results on search engines, like Google, Bing,Yahoo and more. Watch this video, it isn’t mine, but it is very impressive and explains SEO in enough detail in an annoying American “I’m better than you” voice.

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I know, that doesn’t sound right, but, yeah, we do! it’s true! With the introduction of all these beautiful frameworks and plugins we can take a simple website and add some extra polish to it, animations, fades, hovers, database smarts, pretty much anything you can shake a stick at. (And I’ll tell you what, there isn’t much I can;t shake...

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Getting serious. Such a big jump. Just ask the 1500 other businesses in Richmond doing the same thing. They all got serious at one stage, and looks like they are still in business, so I’m giving it a crack too. So full time Fun/Serious is what you’re going to get. If there are any other businesses out there in the...

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