Author: Alan Firmin

Alan’s worked in advertising for nearly 20 years and has just returned to England after being the Regional Creative Director and Digital Strategic Director for VML in the Middle East. An award-winning Creative Director, he has a real passion, probably addiction, for social media. He even launched his own social media community in late 2011 for people who collect comic books, coins, stamps, antiques etc. It’s called Sqrall. He was once called 'The king of geeks' because of Sqrall, which he took as the ultimate compliment. He is a writer, poet, artist and he lives with his wife and two children in England.

Responsive Website Design: Everything You Need To Know [10 Infographics]

Responsive Website Design: Everything You Need To Know [10 Infographics]

Some people are saying that 2013 is the year of Responsive Website Design. For some people in the design industry and clients with tight budgets, Resp ...
22 Stylish & Geeky Cufflinks For The Well Dressed Geek

22 Stylish & Geeky Cufflinks For The Well Dressed Geek

When it comes to stereotypes, people sometimes expect a geek to be some kind of South Park Kenny, coat wearing, sit in the dark at home in your mother ...
Creative Art Made From Manipulating The Pages Of Books [12 Pics]

Creative Art Made From Manipulating The Pages Of Books [12 Pics]

There is nothing I love doing more than diving into a good book. From historical expeditions to fictional stories, I am equally happy exploring new wo ...
Bon Apetoilet! Public Bathroom & Toilets Converted Into Gourmet Cafe

Bon Apetoilet! Public Bathroom & Toilets Converted Into Gourmet Cafe

Whet your appetite people and take a seat at the most original new eatery in London called The Attendant. If the name doesn’t give you a brief insight ...
Star Wars Ice Cube Trays Turn Your Freezer Into A Battle Station

Star Wars Ice Cube Trays Turn Your Freezer Into A Battle Station

Use the ice cubes Luke! Yes, that’s correct, you never have to have another ‘Luke-warm' boring drink ever again. Star Wars collectibles are continuous ...
Beatles Fans Prove…All You Need Is Art! [18 Pics]

Beatles Fans Prove…All You Need Is Art! [18 Pics]

The fab four from Liverpool, otherwise known as The Beatles, rose to fame in the sixties before becoming one of the best-known bands of all time. The ...
Star Wars Watches: It’s Time To Save The Galaxy In Style

Star Wars Watches: It’s Time To Save The Galaxy In Style

Just when you thought you had seen every type of Star Wars merchandise possible, someone comes out with an epic joint venture that has the money liter ...
Pixel Perfect Portraits Created From Old Keyboard Keys [12 Pics]

Pixel Perfect Portraits Created From Old Keyboard Keys [12 Pics]

Our world is changing at an ever-increasing speed, and the quantity of items being discarded is filling our world with a serious waste problem. Fortun ...
New York MetroCards Transformed Into Underground Art [14 Pics]

New York MetroCards Transformed Into Underground Art [14 Pics]

One of my favorite jokes/quotes that I have seen making the rounds on social media lately is, “I could do that + Yeah, but you didn’t = Modern Art." I ...
15 Super Geeky Sand Art Sculptures For Summer

15 Super Geeky Sand Art Sculptures For Summer

It’s summer time, and every geek is getting ready for Comic Con or a trip to the beach. But it seems a few geeks are already on the beach and have sta ...
Reebok & Marvel Create Superhero Footwear [29 Irresistible Pics]

Reebok & Marvel Create Superhero Footwear [29 Irresistible Pics]

I don’t think there is anyone in the world who has read a comic book or watched a superhero movie and not imagined what it would be like to have a sup ...
Disney & Star Wars Combine To Create Inspiring Advertising

Disney & Star Wars Combine To Create Inspiring Advertising

In the almost 20 years that I've been in the advertising field, I have had the honor of working on some of what I believe are the best accounts in the ...
Friend Or Foe: The Dangers Of Free Wi-Fi [Infographic]

Friend Or Foe: The Dangers Of Free Wi-Fi [Infographic]

Is there anything better than the free delights that come with a free Wifi connection? You choose the coffee shop you frequent based on this alone, we ...
Blow Job: The Wind Blown Look Goes Extreme [15 Funny Pics]

Blow Job: The Wind Blown Look Goes Extreme [15 Funny Pics]

When you have your photograph taken, do you have a ‘good’ side? I have never particularly enjoyed having my photograph taken, and as I get older, the ...
New Technology Lets You Take Photographs With Your Fingers

New Technology Lets You Take Photographs With Your Fingers

The world of photography seems to be changing at a phenomenally fast pace. If you think about it, only a few years ago we were taking our roll of film ...
52 Ace Illustrators In One Deck Of Cards

52 Ace Illustrators In One Deck Of Cards

I love art of all kinds. I don’t care if it is a Van Gogh or a piece of graffiti on a subway wall. The rise of Banksy in the commercial art world is o ...
Star Wars Cupcake Stencils For Kitchens In A Galaxy Far Far Away

Star Wars Cupcake Stencils For Kitchens In A Galaxy Far Far Away

Use the spatula, Luke! Yes, Star Wars fever has hit the kitchens again. With a range of wonderful Star Wars stencils, cupcake holders and action figur ...
The Importance Of A Healthy Work Environment [Infographic]

The Importance Of A Healthy Work Environment [Infographic]

Considering the amount of time we spend in the office, at home or in some coffee shop working feverishly over a computer for work, it is important tha ...
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