Services

Thinking creatively in everything we do

An integrated marketing agency, we offer all of the services you’d expect – and more besides. Digital. Print. Apps. Design. Copywriting. You name it. We can connect with your audience in many different ways. Thinking innovatively from campaign ideas to media planning, we believe that creating an original brand is the top priority. And then we apply it online and offline to raise your profile and create a seamless identity.

Marketing services to meet every need

Not only can we make your brand look good, we’ll make sure everybody knows about it. Our full range of marketing services enable us to make the most of new opportunities and ensure traditional and digital media work hand in hand to get your brand noticed. Put simply, we can meet all of your marketing needs and achieve the results and return on investment you’re looking for. As we’ve gained a unique insight into all kinds of sectors over the years, we’ll understand your market – whatever your organisation. So, if you’re looking for good ideas, you’ve come to the right place.

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Branding

Creating memorable brands that connect

Your brand is at the heart of all of your marketing activities. It captures your essence, ethos and proposition to let everyone know who you are, what you do and how you go about it. You can never underestimate the power of applying your brand consistently over a period of time. It will improve your marketing effectiveness, differentiate you from the competition and cut through the noise to keep you at the forefront of people’s minds. To make sure your brand is clear, authentic and hits home with the right messages, we’ve developed our own branding process.

Our branding process

We start with an initial consultation where we explore your objectives, ethos and brand journey so far. We also research your industry and competitors to build a complete picture of the market. After we’ve developed your brand strategy, we can then create a new brand from scratch or modify and revitalise your brand with a new logo, strapline or ‘look and feel’ across all of your marketing materials. If you’ve a new product or are a new start-up we also provide a naming service.

Brand Strategy

Looking to the long-term, we can help you to put together a defined strategy to ensure brand clarity and consistency. We can research your audience, analyse your competitors, define your messaging and help you make the most of all of the different channels and opportunities.

Brand Development

A brand is much more than a logo. It’s how people see your products, services and organisation. We can transform your brand or create a new brand identify that works across print, your website, social media and more.

Brand Guidelines

To help your people apply your brand consistently across all marketing materials, we’ll create brand guidelines and a handy toolkit that covers everything from colour palettes and tone of voice to photography and illustrations.

Logo Development

Whether it’s time to refresh your logo and bring it up to date or you need to establish a brand new identity across a range of formats, we’re experienced at developing logos, straplines and even mission statements.

Naming & Trademarking

When you’ve got a new product or service, coming up with the right name is vital – but it’s also the hardest part. We can help you by brainstorming different ideas, researching URLs and assisting you with trademarking.

Art Direction & Photography

The right style of photography can make or break a campaign. It’s something we’re very passionate about and can plan in detail from sourcing stylists and make up artists to casting models and retouching final imagery. We’ve experience of managing location shoots and food, studio and model photography.

Illustration & Graphics

Our designers are expert illustrators in their own right. And they can create a variety of different illustrations and graphics to bring campaigns to life. We also work with a number of independent illustrators so we can achieve just the right style we’re looking for.

Digital

Creating websites your audience will love

Your website is your showcase to the world. It’s where opinions are formed, decisions are made and everyone goes to interact with your brand and discover more about you. Which is why your website must be the focal point for your marketing strategy. At Forever Creative we’ll make sure your website is integral to your brand and seamlessly links with all of your marketing activities. We’ll create a fully responsive website you’ll be proud of and your customers will love.

A smooth and memorable user journey

Not only will we create a website that will keep your customers coming back from more – we’ll provide you with a great experience too. We’ll work with you to plan the User Experience. And we’ll create wireframes and page designs, so you’re happy with everything off before we start the build. From domain names and hosting to going live, we’ll help you get maximum results from your digital presence. As all of our websites are fully responsive, they work seamlessly on mobiles and tablets. While our CMS systems will enable you to update the content in an instant without any additional charges.

Website Design

Our design team works hand in hand with our digital project managers to create websites that are not only stunningly designed but are highly functional and easy to use too. We’ll work closely with you at every stage, so you can approve the look and feel, before we start building the website.

Website Copywriting

There’s a special skill to writing websites likes this. The copy needs to inform, engage and be search engine optimisation friendly at the same time. We can craft your existing copy to transform your website or write new copy from a blank piece of paper.

User Experience (UX)

Once you’ve attracted people to your website, the journey needs to be smooth, quick and user friendly. We’ll plan the navigation, complete full wireframes for each page and talk everything through with you to make sure people can find what they are looking for and enjoy exploring and discovering more.

Website Development

You can trust our expert team of developers to quickly turnaround your website and make sure every link is tested before they hand it over to you for review. Every website we build (including this one) is fully responsive, so you enjoy the same great experience whether you’re using a laptop, desktop, tablet or mobile.

CMS

We’ve a strong belief that websites should be built using open source content management systems (CMS) that provide access to tried and tested software and a wide pool of developers. Our top choices are WordPress and Umbraco. But we’re happy to work with other systems if you’ve a specific preference.

Apps

Apple or Android compatible, apps offer you a unique way to engage and interact with your audience. From games to shopping, we can help you create an app that fits with your brand and meets your objectives.

Hosting

Our partners at UK Fast provide the flexibility you need. They offer a variety of different hosting packages to support both PHP and .NET sites whether you’ve a small site or need a dedicated server.

Print

Creating beautiful print materials

We’ve extensive experience of creating everything from brochures and flyers to booklets, stationery and more. Translating your brand into print, we’ll make sure your materials add value as standalone items or as part of an integrated campaign.

Managing every stage of the process

Even in the digital world there’s nothing quite like the touch and smell of a high quality brochure printed on the very best stock. Whether you’re looking to create a brochure your customers will cherish or need some digitally printed leaflets in a hurry, we’ll take care of everything from start to finish. We’ll manage the complete process from brief, concept, design and copywriting to photography, retouching, final artwork, print and delivery.

Design for Print

Our design team can turn your print materials into works of art. Designing for print is a specific skill and we’ll use our experience of different formats and printing techniques to make sure your brochures or leaflets exceed your expectations.

Copywriting for Print

We’ve a loyal network of specialist copywriters who we call upon to write copy for printed materials. They can turn draft copy into crafted copy or a blank piece of paper into an engaging sales piece. If you’re going global, we also work with native speaking translators to translate copy into different languages.

Print Management

What we don’t know about print isn’t worth knowing. We’ve got a good understanding of all of the difference processes and have vast experience of producing newsletters, stationery, brochures, leaflets, posters, folders, catalogues, annual reports and more.

Promotional Items

If you want people to flock to your exhibition stand or you’re looking for an unusual giveaway, we can source a multitude of different promotional items to generate interest.

Exhibition

Turning heads whatever the event

In many sectors, exhibitions are central to the marketing calendar and a great way to raise your profile at trade events or out in the community. We’ve helped many of our clients to increase footfall by creating eye-catching exhibition stands and literature, digital materials and giveaways that turn heads.

Innovative exhibition solutions

Whether you’re looking for a pop-up stand, a bespoke stand or to create an interactive experience, we can plan and create a highly successful solution for you. Whatever the event, we’ll take care of the design, planning and production. We can also arrange for the stand to be built for you, so all you have to do is turn up on the day. If you’re looking for something a little more permanent, we’ve also helped our clients to transform their offices by creating signage, internal displays and wall art.

Exhibition Graphics

We can turn a blank canvas into an eye-catching display by designing new graphics for your existing exhibition stand or creating a purpose built display within your brand style.

Roller Banners

As popular as ever, these cost effective stands provide the ideal backdrop to small displays. We can design and supply a variety of roller banners to suit your budget – all supplied with a durable carry bag.

Pop Up Stands

If you regularly need an exhibition stand – a portable, off the shelf pop up stand could be just the thing you’re looking for. We’ll talk you through the different options and can manage everything from concept to delivery.

Bespoke Stands

Sometimes you want to make a big impact in a larger space. Whatever your space and budget, we can design and create bespoke exhibition stands to meet your specific needs.

Permanent Displays

If you want to brighten up your office space or make a big splash with your brand internally, we also have experience of creating bespoke wall art and permanent displays that reinforce your branding.

Signage

We can bring your brand identity to life in other ways too with vehicle livery and indoor and outdoor signage – all within brand guidelines.

Packaging

Designs that jump off shelves

We’ve specialist experience of creating effective packaging that stands out from the crowd. Having honed our skills working with retail and wholesale clients, our talented team can create packaging designs for a variety of different products to reflect your brand and appeal to new and existing customers.

Point of sale that stands out too

To complement your packaging, we can also create innovative point of sales items that make a real impact in-store. From shelf wobblers and hanging boards to vinyl floor stickers and stand-alone displays, we’ll make sure your brand gets noticed and is positioned effectively.

Pack Design

We know from experience that packaging needs to stand out and make full use of a restricted space. We’ve created packaging for a variety of different sectors and uses, doing extensive research before each design project. So, we can create the innovative design you’re looking for.

Tetrapak Design

We’ve got a good relationship with Tetrapak and are used to creating artwork for their specialist print production specifications.

Point of Sale

To grab people’s attention in store, we can also carry your branding through to point of sale to help your products fly off the shelves.

Marketing

Standing out from the crowd

In a world where everyone is bombarded with thousands of different messages every day, brands and organisations need to work harder than ever to get their message heard. And the key to this is having a strong and original creative concept that will maximise the effectiveness of your campaign. We love creating such ideas and successful, eye-catching campaigns for all kinds of clients. And we can manage the whole process for you from developing concepts and planning the campaign to buying and placing the media.

Using the right channels

There are many ways to connect with your audience. And we’ll make sure you use the right channels. From online banners and local press to direct mail and email marketing, we’ll assess the best ways to achieve your objectives and engage with your audience. As there’s no point in having a beautifully designed website if nobody can find it, our highly effective pay per click (PPC) and search engine optimisation (SEO) services will get your website where it belongs – on the first page.

Campaign Planning

This is where we can help you gain a greater insight into your market and audience and make the most of your campaign, budget and different marketing channels. We can also provide post campaign analysis and reporting to inform future activity and show your return on investment.

Analysis & Reporting

In today’s fast moving digital world, marketing campaigns are more measurable than ever. We can provide you with all the data you need to analyse the effectiveness of your campaigns and quickly adapt to new opportunities.

Advertising Concepts

Passionate about creating original ideas, we’ll create concepts that can work across all kinds of media. You’ll be able to choose from different options and we can work in the way that suits you – supplying scamps or concepts that are fully designed with real copy.

Media Buying

National, local or specialist, there are more media channels than ever before. Managing the whole process from researching media to dispatching ad copy, we’ll provide professional advice and act as your guide, using our knowledge of what works and media buying experience gained across a variety of sectors.

Data Buying

You may already have your own database. But sometimes it pays to invest in a fresh list to kick-start your marketing campaign. We can advise you on the different data available and co-ordinate the whole process for you.

Direct Mail

This can still be the best way to get noticed by your audience. Here design is key, so we’ll think creatively to make sure your direct mail campaign stands out from the crowd.

E-mail Marketing

Whether you’re talking to new or existing customers, e-mail campaigns are an effective, low-cost way to get your message directly to your target audience. We offer an end-to-end service from sourcing the data and writing, designing and building HTML e-mails to despatch and reporting.

Press Advertising

Ads in newspapers, magazines and specialist publications still hit the mark and are a great way to increase your brand awareness. Our team has created thousands of adverts over the years. So they know how to get your advert noticed and achieve the results you’re looking for.

Outdoor Advertising

If you want to think big, billboards, bus stops and bus rears will make sure people don’t miss your brand message. We’ve got wide-ranging experience of using outdoor advertising to create a stir.

Online Advertising

Online banners, skyscrapers and MPUs are great for targeting a specific audience and are an integral part of most marketing campaigns. We can maximise their effectiveness through creating standout designs and booking the best space on online magazines and newspapers.

Social Media Advertising

We’ve achieved some fantastic results through social media advertising. And not just on Facebook. We can make your budget go further by targeting people based on their interests and geographical location.

SEO

If you’ve got a great website – you want people to be able to find it. We’ll work with you to establish those all important keywords and integrate them into your website to increase your traffic.

PPC

Pay Per Click advertising campaigns such as Google adwords are a very cost effective way to generate traffic to your website while you establish your online presence. We can plan and manage every aspect of your campaign. So all you have to do is sit back and wait for the results.