Category Archives: Advertising

When is a sign not a sign? When it’s a ghostsign…

I’ve got an eye for signage and typography and without being an expert I certainly know what I like. And I love ghostsigns – those lovely, faded, handpainted signs you sometimes see on the sides of buildings. I first started … Continue reading

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Less ‘wonga’, more sense

I don’t hate many things but I’m beginning to loathe the word ‘wonga’. It’s everywhere, thanks largely to the ubiquitous and nauseating commercials, in which a trio of geriatric rubber puppets induce people to take out dubious pay-day loans … Continue reading

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