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Best video we've seen so far this year! A Dreamworks animator turns son into Superhero! https://t.co/dZ7YcHKbSa #AMAZING #Dreamworks
Website architecture is crucial to the long term strategy of a website. For a site re-design use analytical data to help. #discover #plan
RT @FRESHEGOKIDLTD: SS/14 Look Book looking great thank you @weareempireuk
Hungry? This is the result of very successful shoot last Friday @RossoRestaurant Manchester. Thanks @robevansphoto http://t.co/ArsBOn3zc0
Great shoot today @RossoRestaurant with the ever so talented @robevansphoto Food looked and tasted great. Full boys! http://t.co/fIVLfXk4Ev
RT @FRESHEGOKIDLTD: Great work from @drewdinneen & @weareempireuk for our website update on Friday 18th April with the release of our SS/14…
Concerned about being susceptible to the #Heartbleed vulnerability? Check your site here: http://t.co/w6o1wyA4VW
Lovely modern letterpress printing from the heart of the UK, Yorkshire! Amazing work! @cotton_press Will keep an eye on you.
Having some telephone line issues today, if you can't reach us please email hello@ and we'll get back to you. Thanks!
@weareempireuk: Our Shropshire office is full of character. http://t.co/gajC6QPM3K
RT @robevansphoto: Fab pics of lovely @Helen_HH on @PaigeRoyalUK shot at the fab @NQphotostudio. @weareempireuk. http://t.co/beA9MyfGkd #s…
@TeamRickyWilson Must be a busy bugger :) thanks @Rickontour going to be a @KaiserChiefs anthem summer!
Listening to a bit of @KaiserChiefs in the studio today... Summers coming! New album is great! Thanks @TeamRickyWilson you clever bugger.
@ac_accounts @charleychau why thanks.
We Are Empire have a new #creative space in Shropshire... More news to follow! http://t.co/1sofGzDbkJ
RT @Adobe: Companies need digital talent, with 47% saying they have this need: http://t.co/HdTod3nqMK #AdobeSummit http://t.co/hIh1QF11NQ
RT @lauradinneen: @drewdinneen Urgent update from CharWOW23: @lauradinneen it's imperative that you get this to Drew at @weareempireuk http…
Land of the giants! http://t.co/bGF5XMvfYh
Rebrand for Spanish juice chain features beautiful gradient representations of juice flavours. http://t.co/ZiGu0DLdFl http://t.co/Upm9P4EKTX
Did you know we are on Instagram! http://t.co/1Shl6cgVV4 follow us and share with us.
Brand Guidelines in production today! http://t.co/kwU3M4OmvH
Keming. (Kem-ing). n. The result of improper kerning.
Nice new identity from Cambridge Literary Festival. #branding #typography http://t.co/vgsQVeGzOG
@ClaireNorm93 @leahwest_design @kirstymcdesign @jadebaskett Great having you all. Please keep in touch.
RT @ClaireNorm93: Thanks for having us today @weareempireuk, much appreciated, from @leahwest_design @kirstymcdesign @jadebaskett enjoy t…
Our BaseCamp is currently out of action whilst criminals have a pop at 37 Signals and try and extort money from them! http://t.co/rLS4yOuEIY
RT @adsoftheworld: New Ad: Electrostar Washing Machine: Orlando Magic http://t.co/kY1Hhj5R1S #advertising http://t.co/zht51Ogozp
Some real time tracking going on lately. #planfortheworst #hopeforthebest http://t.co/1yL6l6OZ43
RT @robevansphoto: @itspaigeroyal @LouiseElliotmua @Helen_HH great afternoon guys... Finish pic are going look amazing. X
This is where our company name was conceived! This building was called Empire in 1922! http://t.co/GN6GSn2lRY
RT @CreativeBloq: Take your Photoshop skills to the next level! @Luke_ONeill demonstrates how to master masks and selections - http://t.co/…
@GoSquared yeah we've used it twice now, best example would be http://t.co/WFTsaKP9KU but most of our #ecommerce projects are on #magento
@LouiseHamer we're all equally looking for to it Louise. See you monday and have a great weekend.
Having fun using @gosquared to monitor a few sites today. #Realtime #Analytics
Pixel Perfection at Empire! http://t.co/EZzFlZOndY
Brabantia aims to become interior design brand with new identity. http://t.co/wJHHQ0wiGn
RT @leefuller89: Really enjoyed my first week at @weareempireuk
Sad news to hear The Fly music mag has had to shut down… http://t.co/yEAEy0Q2R2 ^PC
Take the plunge... Empire style! http://t.co/r50tUlSpSD
@leefuller89 pleasure having you in our team mate. Very exciting year ahead :) #welovelee
Removing Objects from Images with Photoshop.... http://t.co/653O2OJI78
http://t.co/T92YpZlYEE Explores interpretations of contemporary femininity through poetic silhouettes. @yttrium_ac http://t.co/MJRKHHKBup
@leefuller89 Great for you be be part of our Team, exciting future ahead!
A sneak peek at the NEW Anthony Joshua site 2014... The next world champ! @anthonyfjoshua @MarvinNMorgan http://t.co/rIao5Y51Fj
RT @adsoftheworld: New Ad: Art Directors Club Creative Awards: Stairs http://t.co/706TXHey3k #advertising http://t.co/EkPcyJjJPV
RT @MarvinNMorgan: Great working with @weareempireuk on @anthonyfjoshua designs #StayHungry http://t.co/AyxIkfuSTk
We are on Instagram... http://t.co/588xIhB12z
Looking forward to sharing some very exciting project with you all this year. #creative #empire
Great site, great concept & great photography... http://t.co/mRMZKrWtqM http://t.co/oVGARQY2QB
Finger-Friendly Design: Ideal Mobile Touchscreen Target Sizes http://t.co/82mWBUpIo6
@benprescott Nice, I like it :)
RT @Photoshop: Here's a more advanced look at how to remove objects from images: http://t.co/9oa3l7oM9K http://t.co/k4TBRctr9G
@LaughingSquid love this! Thanks
@benprescott Explain more, I'm intrigued?
The new http://t.co/2iUzYTglJB advert is great! http://t.co/d474W0q5hp Very Epic! @bookingcom
New Desk... For our New Front End Developer. http://t.co/vkq4J7mjjs
The new website is up for @Britgeeks Go take a peek http://t.co/nnu74NG3T3
Remember... Typography that responds to thoughts! http://t.co/YSvQxOqy2A Cool hey? http://t.co/K4HepnrHP5 http://t.co/EBfRiNtOHF
We love a little bit of video... Here is s great example. Stunning website. http://t.co/sXRpEMAIYe http://t.co/cpLIqXW3RT
RT @CreativeBloq: How to manage your freelance finances, by @coreyholms - http://t.co/1aoJXjtbhQ
RT @CreativeBloq: A clear and legible font, Archivio is great for packaging, posters and more: http://t.co/wHe3T3u3Sw
@Schofe @itvthismorning should be a Cube game! Make it happen! #cube #itvthismorning
Looking for Motion & Animators in Manchester! #manchester #design #animation
Great site with great illustration http://t.co/HAJkOEPuzx #illustration #design #creative http://t.co/GoteexnOVb
RT @Adweek: Amazing RGB billboard is one of the coolest ads Ikea has ever made. http://t.co/Pat8m06QvB http://t.co/71cvUFrbTC
Calling all Motion & Animation Designers!!!! Get in Touch. #MotionGraphics #animation
@TechScarf @BrutalHouse For sure, when done well they're great. Nice to see they're still appreciated and not written off completely!
@TechScarf @BrutalHouse It's disruptive... which I like! Can't help but feel a little depressed by some of the less thoughtful designs.
Very simple but very cool website... Play with it! Thanks @BrutalHouse http://t.co/FVkIKOZDoT http://t.co/zUgZ5NHxkQ
@codefueluk in the office installing are new development staging server.
Stunning Brighton morning. http://t.co/cxokHrhExV
RT @seangillies: @weareempireuk the mobile version of your website is simplistically beautiful, take a bow! #love
@seangillies thanks buddy, simple = beautiful! We want everyone to know this! Great feed and thanks for sharing!
RT @seangillies: I need these .. http://t.co/hWhtGCWnHM
Love a nice website! http://t.co/Rf7xDAgZYM
Pre meeting dinner & Stu pulls out the mussels and wine! Oh hello! http://t.co/PznDtbkhTi
Brighton Bound http://t.co/O0ziFvrMla
What do you think online retailers can bring to the high street? http://t.co/IQcJqIcpEW
DATING A DESIGNER: 10 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW. Read this before dating a designer... Love it. Thanks @welcometoyoke http://t.co/UEeSy32eHR
Funny Vines 2014... Worth the watch just for 1:13 @LeoDiCaprio @TitanicMovie http://t.co/zBrmBzOab6
@agencyspotter @CreativeBloq Great Article, Thanks
@Britgeeks Thanks BRITGEEKS :-) will be up very soon.
Like Branding? Take a look at the new identity for @Brecon_News Good hey? Thanks @Design_Week http://t.co/G0jM1QGE26 http://t.co/nSexzpxnOT
Interesting to have a snoop over twitters brand guidelines. I like the phrase "Safety Space"… https://t.co/YRrQdYwB2C
@JamFactory @BernysPlace chocolate milk and flakes? Breakfast of champions!
@oneowlplease @Britgeeks Thanks Sarah :)
RT @matesl: Things that are cheaper than whatsapp http://t.co/lyWysmvJMB
Creative Director Stuart loves Hot Sauce... I me really likes hot sauce! http://t.co/GE2n69fKhk
@Schofe I think you should do a charity Cube! Who's in?
@BritishVogue what about @Pharrell? Hat or no hat this guy rocks! #happy
RT @Gizmodo: Here's why Ikea is discontinuing everyone's favorite shelf http://t.co/RDsmMqUmeJ http://t.co/H2nHUN0gnf
RT @Britgeeks: @weareempireuk Love it!
... the last I promise! @Britgeeks #spreadthelove http://t.co/WEJBgVMj4F
And another... @Britgeeks http://t.co/2mjfGLNhDs
New site for @Britgeeks is looking great, mobile sneak peek! http://t.co/icmTPfydOV
RT @BloomWorldwide: RT @cemtopcam: $19bn is a lot, but this surprised me. http://t.co/OpdbiaQXUh ^JM
The @McVities adverts are pretty good hey?
@hokoshop Love this store design... Uber simple http://t.co/8u9GOgfbKk http://t.co/EcqcY3DOkc
RT @innocentdrinks: TRUE FACT: Fearne Cotton last swore in 1996.
Great use of video. Very nice! http://t.co/I9SXpiO5hB
Acclaimed interior & product designer @JenniferDelonge . I would like one of everything please http://t.co/2pZqNs5UXy http://t.co/meGaEzcK0f
Happy by @Pharrell defiantly has the summer vibe.http://t.co/PpsWdBdEOH #studiotune #spofity #summerlovin
Next year we'll be hitting the Big Chip Awards @BigChipAwards
RT @MarvinNMorgan: @anthonyfjoshua website looks very very very good. Website, tickets, Merchandise coming in May. Great… http://t.co/IyR9Y…
Part Record club. Part Music Journal @SinglesClubFM Music fans should get involved. http://t.co/YLAcEugFWV Nice Site. http://t.co/02bWup9KOG
RT @Design_Week: An exhibition of typographic art (including this chirpy Futura face): http://t.co/NVmxAeIq6T http://t.co/abEqqevcc5
2014 @anthonyfjoshua http://t.co/CzbW0S3DsP
Brilliant laser engraved business card. Follow Instagram @wellnestedco for more or to enquire! http://t.co/oM5Dk8lOE8
Found the perfect Fluorescent Pantone today... With a little help from Tom At Glorious Creative MCR. #print #expert
Re-thinking a re-think today, end result is spot on, happy creative boys! #story #wireframe #design #thoughtful http://t.co/RR9xYOyA3j
Great talk from @samgilbey last night, very funny Watercolour Challenge video along with some stunning illustration work.
Help a great idea for future web whizz kids https://t.co/Gax7pfkbdF more info here http://t.co/CxN0IoJJ9Z @lindaliukas
RT @ianwharton: Good to be back at @BLABTalks
Looking forward to @JennyTheolin @samgilbey #BLAB17 http://t.co/OrSzmNu22h
Impossible to not follow @Schofe
Amazing site & portfolio http://t.co/GTgSL6VkuK from @mikekus His talk on design being purposeful and telling stories at Generate was great!
Great article on responsive web design 2014. Responsive is something I expect to see in every project for sure. http://t.co/z4uu9gRe1g #web
Breaking the norm here http://t.co/ow3n0fm7KD, we like it! Simple & nice. http://t.co/uvV3vPlslk
Is the way we log in about to change following #google's recent acquisition? http://t.co/kT5PQyXIKe #slicklogin #web
RT @Gizmodo: Better than a smartphone: wear an arcade game on your wrist: http://t.co/csvL4A5zZb http://t.co/tq83HX7lqk
“@CreativeBloq: What are the must-know trends in luxury branding? http://t.co/G5FOH6WHgS” Great read!
@Illustrator he has a great style, awesome illustration thanks.
Thanks for the follow @LexisBendsen
@SandyLindsay the follow!
Thanks you for the follow, again great to have friends in America. @DailyWorth
Thanks for the follow Sarah some great posts @sarahnewton
Thanks for the follow @Marketing_4You
Thanks guys, good luck with the movie looks great, will see about a donation! @tominopictures
Great follow @BestofKickstart thanks, Kickstarter just gets better & better.
Thanks Cameron for the follow, love your handle.... @CAM_SANDwich
Thanks you @SeaSaltShack for the follow
Thanks Charlene, nice to have friends from the states @CarleneAvory
Thanks for the follow @amk221 Nice website too http://t.co/jepTdSKoIM
Thanks guys :-) @Orangebites
Thank you @SandyLindsay
Thanks for the follow @cliomelissa
A sneak peek at the @LoveabooUK photography... Nice hey? New site soon to follow. #cute http://t.co/HGSum2uD9w
A sneak peak at the @LoveabooUK photography... Nice hey? New site soon to follow. #cute http://t.co/gDkIW34jC1
RT @BOC_ATM: New project from us. Film posters created using reg plates. http://t.co/L3vEKDPyKX RT let us know what you think! http://t.c…
A brilliantly song by @iamsylvertongue directed by Edgar Wright! http://t.co/V6ZgEtHOwf Take a listen.
@Epiphanysearch @fwa defiantly!
RT @ChipShopAwards: The Big Chip Grand Prix is presented to @rpmltd for Save The Children 'Feed Me' #chipshopawards http://t.co/V9lH5hS7YH
RT @FastCompany: Swarms of These Adorable Robots Can Build Massive Houses Without a Blueprint http://t.co/fca0UoGEdZ
RT @Akse_P19: Representing Manchester in 65 streetart pieces around the World! http://t.co/eVfpwF2pOr
It's Valentine's Day... Show someone you love them with a 'Love Puzzle' Hours of fun before.... You know ;) http://t.co/YYSE5xi9ty
Great post by @CreativeBloq 11 web design trends I'd like to see in 2014 http://t.co/aZbtaBMIcA Can anyone think of anymore?#creative #trend
@CreativeBloq This is great "People Getting To The Point Faster" is by far my favourite. Let's hope we start to see all these in action.
Stunning Illustrations from @adhemas available to buy here http://t.co/tmLqggpCRu #inspirational #illustration http://t.co/qaQBCWSERJ
Enjoy your Friday ;) this little guy is. http://t.co/Q1ZdfTu0xi
Is your site responsive? 40% of mobile consumers turned to a competitors site after a bad mobile web experience. Source: Google #responsive
RT @hootsuite: Could you go 2 weeks without your phone. Our CEO (almost) did, and here’s what he learned: http://t.co/jRgbbHffxZ
RT @CreativeBloq: Today's your last chance to get early bird tickets for Generate New York! - http://t.co/u2JqQ6iHFh
We recommend BLACKHOUSE Grill New York st http://t.co/uQNIsSvTlA
Do you have your ESSENTIALS? Summer is coming... Slowly! #design #fashion #creative http://t.co/V7miWLkS75
@MarvinNMorgan @ConorHourihane @bobby_gordonx We like this :-)
RT @MarvinNMorgan: Apple store knows I've been through with @ConorHourihane Yo @bobby_gordonx your living nice in Plymouth #FEK
If you're a fan of Typography & Lettering? Then you will be a fan of this http://t.co/PQQ6Eph7Sm @ZeCraft #customtype http://t.co/S2oPTS2R6i
Goes to show great things are simple!, Super website from @mikemcchillin Take look. http://t.co/2VM5zDtPZZ #creative http://t.co/62zN67dxNg
@yumfriedgold It's all good, cool site by the way :)
RT @northerndigital: Manchester folk, just incase you were planning on cycling home today - http://t.co/BOG99nfZbN
@yumfriedgold Thanks Yum! To return the favour your site says copyright 2013 but the year is 2014. I think. Yes, definitely 2014. :)
This is one drum off we'd all like to see! Big Will VS Chad all for an amazing cause! http://t.co/mmp0BWeIte
Nice of matt to buy everyone a early valentines cake. The office love is strong today. http://t.co/TxmVihYugm
Today is the official "Safer Internet Day" promoting a safer and responsible digital environment. Find out more here: http://t.co/kpdEqpXqc6
RT @vizzee: This Back to the Future Part II poster by Laurent Durieux is incredible: http://t.co/cOKJnSAYzC (via @slashfilm)
Thanks to all of you that made a donation to our just giving page. We managed to raise £175 for cancer research!
Become the ultimate digital architect and build a #LEGO construction with #chrome http://t.co/pKWNaLp3X3 Productivity may take a hit today!
Can't wait to get started on the new @anthonyfjoshua project, coming your way later in the year! #staytuned #futurechamp
Even their error pages are cool… #MailChimp! http://t.co/1bc9e0TQx5
@1stEasy Cheers for last night guys really interesting talk. Thanks for the great service for the past year! #Hosting #Professionals
@dryathlon Suprisingly well! Haven't had to stage any interventions yet...
We've got 10 days left of our January #Dryathlon and we need your help for Cancer Research UK. http://t.co/XhRnFSgULu Please donate now.
@fullyabstrakted @southbankcentre Very cool man!
Ever fancied trying on another persons face? Now you can (if you have a webcam!) http://t.co/uALPhMgzqz #facesubstitution #web #openGL
Check out this funky virtualisation of trending google searches! http://t.co/yurSObbxyg #googletime http://t.co/UeP0LMYMir
We've 15 days to go in our Dryathlon for Cancer Research UK and we need YOUR help! Anything you can sponsor will help http://t.co/XhRnFSgULu
We have some great work to share with you all very soon, from an amazing kids fashion label to one of British boxing's next big things.
@LouiseHamer thanks for popping in today, it was great meeting you. Speak soon.
Stu taking control of content... http://t.co/zeyqzl1wfr
Looking forward to attending our first WordPress Meetup tonight @madlabuk
Are you a front end developer or know one looking for a new career opportunity? We are hiring: http://t.co/yxNd8g3EJ2 Please RT Thanks!
RT @drewdinneen: Support the @weareempireuk @dryathlon cause by making a donation in support of Cancer Research UK. Big Thanks x http://t.c…
@KingScooty Hi Scott, pop in next week if your around. Cheers, Pete.
Are you a freelance front-end dev? We'd love to hear from you! Send your details if you'd like to join the party! (No recruitment agencies)
Be generous and sponsor our Empire #Dryathlon to raise money for cancer research UK. Every sponsor will help :) http://t.co/BUdlf311h2
Sponsor our January office #Dryathlon and help us raise money for Cancer Research UK http://t.co/bPMBYp2cam Thank You!! RT
Happy belated new year everyone. Hope you all had a great festive break!
Merry Christmas Everyone have a great day, from the Guys at EMPIRE :)
When does the excitement stop?! #nevergrownup #xmas http://t.co/Eane6JUgHV
1st job done - sage & onion stuffing #xmasdinner http://t.co/6cAayjRBpn
Top 10 Logo designs of 2013! http://t.co/uc2Cc5gOZE #branding #logo #creative #creativebloq
5 new trends in mobile publishing for 2014 http://t.co/FOETm9TiQw #responsive #mobile #webdesign
RT @AA_Accountancy: Thanks to @weareempireuk for designing our logo and all our design assets so far. Looking forward to the finished site …
You stay classy Manchester see you in 2014...
E M P I R E Christmas Party is on! http://t.co/rb4HPsDbwl
RT @royalbypaige: Have a lot of people asking about website, @weareempireuk worked their magic on it!
Possibly one of the best books around right now! http://t.co/2SGB4qchb9
New branding & site launch from E M P I R E take a look. Some stunning dresses from @royalbypaige. http://t.co/pLXjrHgz0c
Lovely surprise from the amazing Chris & Olivia at @Britgeeks massive thank you guys! Have a great Christmas :) http://t.co/glpbW2b0y3
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