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The Future of Phones is Foldable

Technology moves so quickly that we get used to new developments even quicker. For many, it’s hard to remember a world without social media and streamed entertainment, and for particularly tech-savvy people the idea of not being able to turn […]

We Always Have Festival Fever!

When it comes to event management and creative installations, we do cool s#!@ Our motto is “don’t just think outside the box, redesign the box”, so we invest hours of research, strategy and imagination to transform events into truly unforgettable […]

How are VR and AR Evolving?

Virtual reality and augmented reality are receiving a lot of attention and major investment. with each update making this rapidly growing technology more available to a mainstream audience. We’ve taken a look at some of the most exciting advancements in […]

Why is Instagram Trialling Hidden Likes?

Everyone who’s on social media wants their content to be liked by others. Whether it’s close friends or complete strangers, receiving a like from them is a feel-good experience that for many people comes with a sense of validation. That’s […]

Boots Gives Plastic Bags the Boot

The last few years have seen major movements in regards to environmental sustainability, ranging from David Attenborough’s stirring call to arms, to the national plastic bag charge that took effect in October 2015. However, with groups such as Extinction Rebellion […]

A Chat With Matt Walton, Chair of Pride in Hull

Pride in Hull isn’t just an incredible celebration that makes the city proud, it’s actually the largest LGBT+ event in all of Yorkshire. We caught up with Matt Walton, Chair of the Board, to find out how the festival has […]

Remote Control Explores the Humber Through Photography

We were invited to the launch of a brilliant exhibition by Remote Control Humber, a photography mentorship and networking project that unites people within the region who have an interest in capturing the world around them and want to take […]

The Best and the Worst of Pride Campaigns

With the 50th anniversary of Pride Month and World Pride behind us, and Pride in Hull taking place this weekend, we thought that we could give you a little tour of what we’ve seen so far when it comes to […]

Missed Opportunities: How to Turn Followers into Advocates

Social media has become a key method of engagement for organisations across all sectors. From selling products and services, to spreading awareness of worthy causes and encouraging people to sign up to events, digital platforms are crucial to a brand’s […]

The Power of Graphic Design and Typography

We’re living in an age where typography and graphic design are absolutely everywhere. From shop windows, billboards and road signs, to countless printed materials, grocery packaging and even our clothes, it’s very rare you’ll find a manmade object that doesn’t […]

Alternative Heritage Plaques – Ronnie Pickering

In 2019 Drunk Animal Creative Studio launched a new citywide project across Hull, with the aim of celebrating the weird and wonderful stories that make the city what it is. Our Alternative Heritage project has gained national attention, and one [...]

How crucial is the ‘Youth’ voice in contemporary marketing?

If you are between 15 and 24, I am going to talk about you in this post. If you are 25 or more, sorry but according to the United Nations you’re not part of the youth club anymore. Do you […]

Viking FM Cash For Kids Superhero Day

May 2019, Drunk Animal Creative Studio and our Creative Director, Calvin Innes took part in Viking FMs Cash For Kids Superhero Day. Calvin visited the Viking FM studio to work with a small group of children and show them how […]

Unlocking creativity

It’s Mental Health Awareness week and we are lucky to have been involved in a few projects that promote how drawing can have a major influence on children’s ability to express themselves. On this blog post, we discuss our involvement […]

Andy’s Man Club says #itsokaytotalk

Though physical fitness has always been in the spotlight, there has never before been such a widespread and dedicated focus on mental wellbeing. Whilst large organisations such as the NHS and Mind offer a variety of resources and support, there […]

Meet Will, our new graphic designer!

There’s a new designer pecking around, so we’d love to introduce you to him and his background. Let’s meet Will, our newest team member and talented graphic designer! Let’s get started: Hi Will, tell us a little about yourself and […]

Sponsoring Hull

The world of sport is by its very nature full of exciting developments and constant change, so the way that it’s promoted and communicated to fans needs to be just as agile. Hull KR is an excellent example of an […]

Marketing Case Study: MKM Building Supplies

MKM Building Supplies, the local company has gone from strength to strength over the last 24 years, expanding its portfolio across the UK to become a leading one-stop shop for building, plumbing and timber supplies for tradesmen and DIY enthusiasts […]

Hull Street Food Nights

Spring has arrived and that can only mean one thing: Hull Street Food Nights season has begun! The well-known local food event launched this past Thursday, April 4th and it was filled with over 30 high-quality, international food vendors. This […]

The Construction Industry: So Much More Than Bricks and Mortar

The construction industry probably sees more changes than any other, as it requires constant development, improvement, and assessment to meet the needs of the world’s growing populations. From roads, bridges and urban planning, to creating entirely new communities whilst ensuring […]

The Sensation that is Viral News

Viral news and content is anything that suddenly becomes an online sensation and spreads around the world in a very short time. From an insightful infographic to a heart-warming interview or even a funny image that’s shared millions of times, […]

Bankside Gallery Changes How People View Street Art

An outdoor gallery of street art that’s not only approved by the local authority but also celebrated by residents throughout the city, Bankside Gallery began in February 2018, just after Banksy had painted his awesome piece on Scott Street Bridge. […]

Salut Marie, comment ça va?

There’s a new hen clucking about our Drunk Animal Creative Studio office, so we’d love to find more about her and her background. Let’s meet Marie, our new Work Experience Apprentice. Salut Marie, tell us a bit about your background […]

The NHS: Creating a New Service Model for the 21st Century

No matter what the nature of a business or organisation, its ongoing success is dependent upon how it responds to the needs of its staff and the general public. With 1.5 million employees and serving everyone in the UK, the […]

Bringing Quirky History to Life with Alternative Heritage

If you live in the UK, there’s no way you won’t have seen an English Heritage blue plaque somewhere or other. These official celebrations link notable figures from the past with the buildings in which they lived and worked, yet […]

The Role of Marketing in Start-ups

As a start-up, you have a service or product that you know will benefit the user. It could be anything from a pioneering app to a popular item that you’ve invested countless hours into perfecting, but either way, you’ll gain […]

Trendy Stuff: How to Use Trending Topics in Your Marketing

The recent Nike ad is a primary example of how a trending topic brings social media users together under a shared theme. But getting involved can sometimes be a bit tricky – the last thing you want is to add […]

Project Showreel 2019: We Do Some Seriously Cool S#!@

We’ve put together a little show-reel of just some of the amazing things we’ve done over the past 12 months. There has been far too much to fit into one video, but these are some of our favourite projects. There […]

The Power of Love

Valentine’s Day is here again, and with it comes chocolate, red roses, Netflix & chill and a steamy night (if you’re lucky). Another staple of this time of year is sugarcoated adverts for all kinds of brands, some of which […]

5 Years On: We do cool sh#!@

The last five years have brought enormous changes to how Drunk Animal Creative Studio works. Our agency began life with most of its clients being based in London, Liverpool, and Manchester. This was because our Creative Director, Calvin Innes, saw […]

Whitefriargate Prepares to Lose its Magic & Sparkle

It’s a sad state of affairs when one of the nation’s best-loved brands disappears from your local high street, especially when it’s been there for generations (since 1931 to be precise). Marks & Spencer is the go-to retailer for everything […]

Super Ads That Will Bowl You Over

The Super Bowl always comes with a host of awesome new ads from the world’s most famous brands. Over the decades we’ve seen everything from the release of the original Macintosh computer, to the 2006 Doritos campaign Crash the Super […]

Fighting Fyre with Fire

If you have Netflix or Hulu, you may have spotted new documentaries that cover the controversial events of Fyre Festival. This luxury musical celebration was meant to take place in the April and May of 2017 in the Bahamas, receiving […]

How to use Social Media and Psychology strategies

In this video, we analyze and discuss #Psychology and #SocialMedia, and break down what psychological facts you can use. There are many different strategies businesses can use and in this vlog, we break down how you can experiment.

Cock-a-doodle-who! The Rooster Club Presents Genuinely Bespoke Networking Events

This month has seen the launch of The Rooster Club, our unique networking event that aims to create positive change in the city. The first installment was a relatively quiet one, inviting key people that we work with to find […]

How Can Social Media and Psychology Work Together?

Social media is a powerful platform that’s used for everything from running promotions and selling products, to growing an audience of like-minded advocates who come together to bring about real change. As with any digital tool, the beating heart of […]

How to use social media for your business?

We are back with our first marketing-tip video of 2019! 🎉 Each new year brings changes to how we do business and communicate with the world. 2019 is no exception, so here are some key trends to look out for […]

Reaching the Right Audience through Influencer Marketing

Influencer marketing is an interesting form of promotion that has been around in one guise or another for a while, yet has seen major changes in recent years due to modern digital communications such as social media and live video […]

The Impact of Virtual Reality on Tourism

The 21st century has seen virtual reality transition from the topic of classic sci-fi films such as The Matrix, Tron and The Lawnmower Man into an increasingly accessible and impressively detailed digital experience. With VR tours used by companies as […]

Trends for 2019 Business, Social Media and Marketing

Each new year brings changes to how we do business and communicate with the world. 2019 is no exception, so here are some key trends to look out for that will have an impact on your social media, marketing activity […]