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Architects ask me if there are any tricks to make sure their website comes out top in Google search. To which my short answer is, not really. However, you should start with Google’s own rules for ranking which are about being genuinely popular rather than - as in the old...

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Caravan was the first eatery to open in the new Granary Square and it’s about this time, in 2012, that the area seemed to come alive, something that so far, it had failed to do. While the marketing brochures boasted it was London’s new happening place, something was missing.

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Pitching at MIPIM

January 25, 2016

Plan your pitch by asking yourself what is the biggest single problem you’re trying to solve? You can never offer what your audience wants unless you’ve defined first exactly what that is and use the time. Use the time you have to show off your expertise But a pitch isn’t...

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Is U+I really a USP ?

November 18, 2015

Some of you will remember when dull FTSE-listed Development Securities bought über cool at least in property terms Cathedral Group for £27.4m last May. Since then a lot of people have wondered how this would work and clearly for a few people it hasn’t. Cathedral’s popular Design Director Martyn Evans...

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Like its architecture, the Stanton Williams website is very grown up, elegant and serious. Technically the website is great across all platforms but the overall experience is rather chilly.

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