Guide to creating a website for multiple devices

April 30, 2015Website knowledge

Having been involved in website design and creation since the late 1990’s it’s been a fascinating journey updating Red Onion to a fully responsive site. Things have naturally moved on a lot in design and particularly html and scripts in general. It’s important to move with the times, and we thought we’d share with you a little more about our … Read More


Business best practises: using social media

April 29, 2015Resources

In this post, we look at which social media tool you should use for your specific purpose. Often you will need a mixture of them all. Here’s a few thoughts about the best ways to share your message.   Newsletter Email Benefits: In-depth, personalised, tailored,  targeted When to use it: Stay in touch with your signed-up … Read More


Your Guinness magazine proves a hit!

April 29, 2015Content knowledge

  We’re delighted to announce that The Guinness Partnership is the latest client to join the Red Onion ranks. The Guinness Partnership owns and manages nearly 60,000 homes nationwide, and has been providing services since 1890.





Top 5… websites for designers

July 12, 2014Resources

For when you need a good font – and free too! Here’s a great resource for designers. A huge selection of royalty-free fonts you can download and use at your leisure. What sets this apart from many of the others is the huge range of professional quality typography up for grabs.   Visit Font Squirrel … Read More


Disappearing brands from homepages

January 8, 2014Trends

Has anyone else noticed the gradual shrink or even disappearance of logo’s and branding on mainstream websites? We have. Branding is getting increasingly underplayed. Is this because users are reacting against over-branding – or does it somehow make the brands look ‘cool’. It also suggests a certain confidence in the fact that users already know … Read More


Ideas to promote your company with print

November 15, 2011Resources

We’ve come up with these ideas to help you consider new avenues for the promotion of your company. Although an online presence is important, you can really sell yourself in a unique and memorable way using print. At Red Onion we can assist you to accomplish these concepts: Company magazine This really isn’t as difficult … Read More


Tips on how to brief for Editorial print design

November 14, 2011Resources

Let’s say you want to promote your business in a new way, or develop some ideas you’ve had. Chances are at some stage you’ll need the help of a graphic designer: someone who can bring your visual ideas to life in a professional way. Getting this kind of help can ultimately bring more business your … Read More