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What can we learn from Nintendo’s brand Switch up?

Keng Hwee Tan

Branding your product is as much an art form as it is a marketing tool. It is more than just giving it a name, logo or specific colour palettes. It is about giving your products and services an identity of its own. Done correctly, your brand would intrinsically embody and communicate your company’s values and(more)

Coke and Brand Storytelling

Why brand storytelling is essential to your marketing strategy

Shawn Mak

Storytelling is innate in all of us. Stories tell us our histories and of the world we live in. From early cave paintings to the oral and written traditions underpinning much of human civilisations and world religions. From Gilgamesh to Gutenberg, Shakespeare to Spielberg, stories are how we understand where we come from and figure(more)

Add Dimension to your Brand’s Design and Storytelling

Vincent Tutay

One of the hottest design trends predicted for 2019 is 3D design. As 3D design software becomes more accessible and acceptance and demand for augmented reality increases, 3D design looks to be more than yet another trend. What this means for your marketing efforts Adobe Dimension gives creative agencies, marketers and businesses, another toy to(more)

Thank you for this first 10 years

Winnie Pua

It has been a decade since antics@play started shop. Unbelievable! Am I that old already? antics@play is made up of its people; staff, clients, partners. So to those who were a part of, or who worked with antics@play at any time, a big thank you. As I sit down with my wine to write this(more)

Millennials: There’s More to Them than You Think

Iris Gu

Have you ever argued with your friends while travelling together? Picture this: you’re excited and totally ready for your trip with a fully-packed itinerary for each day – to soak up the most of a new country and explore as many landmarks as possible. However, your friend is a free soul who enjoys wandering off(more)

Bake vs Design

Min Nguyen

Are you a full-time designer, part-time baker like me? Do you also spend 10 hours every weekend in the kitchen trying to bake and decorate the perfect cake in the design you envisioned? If yes, you are not alone!

Marketing with a CNY flair

Megan Simpson

Technology in the workplace is a double-edged sword. On one hand, people can work from anywhere, have immediate email access and easily facilitate calls from across the world. One would assume that with more flexibility, stress levels would have reduced and make achieving work-life balance more attainable. However, a study by advisory company Willis Towers(more)

Whatever happened to Nokia?

Tamira

Whatever happened to the chunky and sturdy mobile phone that flaunted a monochromatic screen and green backlight? I remembered seeing my parents proudly wearing the fashionable gear around their waist with the unmistakable black belt clip, while I use it to play the game of “snake” occasionally. With the eventual acquisition of its mobile phone(more)

3 video marketing tips for your brand

Mabel Lee

Were you able to steer your attention away when you came across Apple’s iPhone X video commercial? I couldn’t. I was completely hooked by the synchronisation of the visual, sound and text elements, bringing the phone to life in a way that a static banner can never match up to. GIF Credit: Magzine With the(more)