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Mar 03, 2017
7 Advertising Campaigns that Inspired the Pixels
In the twenty-first century world, marketing campaigns are constantly drip fed to consumers. Whether it’s via a billboard on the way to work, or on a big cinema screen before a film starts, brands are pushing millions into creating adverts that stand out in the mind of their target audience.
Jul 22, 2016
The Top 5 Television Adverts from the Past 5 Years
Despite the popularity of gaming, music, or going out for the evening, we all eventually return to our humble televisions to catch some entertainment at some point or another.Yet despite the fact that we love television so much, there is, of course, somewhat of a downside to tuning into a night of visual entertainment.
Feb 12, 2016
The Top 5 Valentine's Day Adverts of All Time
The day of lurrvveee is almost upon us and the pixels are excited to find our inner Pepé Le Pew for Valentines...Image courtesy of Pinterest
Jan 14, 2016
The Best Travel Advertisements That Kick-Started 2016
Every year we see the same thing in January: a barrage of travel and leisure adverts designed to tempt us to get the credit card out and purchase a holiday escape for the summer months.It's human nature.
Nov 30, 2015
John Lewis : The Nation's Brand for Christmas Storytelling
There’s a nip in the Mancunian air at last and with the release of the festive John Lewis advert, it feels like the countdown to the Christmas festivities has begun. For the past nine years, John Lewis’ Christmas advert has become as regular a part of the Christmas season as dry turkey, fights on Albert Square and jazzy Christmas knits from your Nanna. Expectation hangs on the arrival of the advert and it has led to a revival of quality in UK festive adverts, with other brands keen to get a slice of the Christmas pud (so to speak.)
Jan 22, 2015
The Social Network of Advertising Icons [HubSpot Infographic]
 The clever beans over at HubSpot have well and truly impressed the pixels with their latest infographic offering. The series of infographics imagines the digital social profiles of leading advertising icons - this one showcasing the Father of Advertising, David Ogilvy, is our favourite.The infographic's clever format, akin to a Facebook profile page, curates famous work, quotes, and other life details of the infamous 'Madmen' of the advertising industry.
May 19, 2014
Digital Marketing for Home Builders, Why Social Media is Your Friend…
Our series of blogs on marketing for home builders continues this week with some thoughts from our Digital Marketing Manager regarding how social media can be used to create awareness and aspiration in potential buyers around new build estates. Our friend social media is one of the only tools at a brand’s disposal that affords a large reach and an instant one-to-one dialogue with their customers, and so it’s the perfect platform for construction companies to reach out to potential customers and keep their existing ones up to date w
May 07, 2014
The Housing Market Is Driving Growth For Builders, But What's Happening at a Local Level?
No fewer than FIVE of our pixels are in the process of buying homes direct from the house builders, and so houses and the purchase process are big topics of conversation in the office!While some of the house builders we've come across have great marketing at a central level , what our guys have noticed is that there is often next to no activity going on at a local level relating to specific developments- which is exactly where the majority of target customers are.
Sep 22, 2009
Perimeter pitch advertising signage for BDi
The Pixel8 graphic design and exhibition design teams have completed the design of a 16ft x 3ft
Jul 13, 2009
Pixel8 in Manchester Design New Roller Banners for Eastlands Homes
The housing association Eastlands Homes asked the exhibition stand design team at Pixel8 for a quick turnaround to design and print two


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