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Website:
http://common-good.co/
Email:
hello@common-good.co
Telephone:
0161 236 9898
Address:
68 Sackville Street
1st Floor
Manchester
M1 3NJ

Common Good is a digital innovation agency. We partner with clients to help solve their biggest problems and challenges through effective use of research, design and digital technologies. We’re an independent, Manchester-based studio and we work with businesses across the globe.

We’re a team of Strategists, Designers and Software Engineers built to understand and create the future. We design and build digital products and services that make use of the internet like websites, applications, wearables and interfaces.

Our approach and process brings a valuable outside-in perspective, and we collaborate closely with clients to tackle rapid change by launching smarter digital products together.

We work at speed and scale and help our clients to do the same, side-stepping ‘analysis paralysis’. We help companies benefit from customer research, rapid prototyping and short cycles of development. These behaviours help us reduce risk and release successful, sustainable, data-driven products.

Our process is customer focused – we talk, listen and observe to identify patterns in user behaviours. Techniques like rapid prototyping help us test our theories and witness, first-hand, what really matters to people – a vital cog in the Common Good process.

Website:
https://ayup.agency
Email:
info@ayup.agency
Telephone:
01422 417 335
Address:
Town Hall, St Georges Street
Hebden Bridge
HX7 7BY

We are a digital transformation agency.

We empower future thinking organisations with elegant digital solutions through a potent mix of creative ability, technological know-how and entrepreneurial flair. 

The projects we work on come in all shapes and sizes: device-friendly websites and web apps, interactive videos, e-commerce solutions, brand refreshes, communication toolkits and lots more in between. 

While our work cuts across a plethora of competencies we concentrate on the core areas of strategy, technical and creative. 

In this multichannel, multi-device world we believe that continuous iteration is crucial to improving success. We understand that a new website, app, video or digital channel isn’t just a short-term fix and is no good in isolation. Delivering the project is just the start; we work with our clients over the long term, embracing analytics and data, to continually improve online performance and audience experience.

Website:
https://www.nublue.co.uk/
Email:
hello@nublue.co.uk
Telephone:
0800 033 7074
Address:
4 Waterview
White Cross
Lancaster
LA1 4XS

Nublue is an award-winning web design, development and hosting company based in Lancaster.

Founded in 2005, Nublue builds and hosts high-quality websites and produces custom digital solutions for thousands of varied clients across the UK.

Our digital agency creates high-end websites and bespoke online systems for clients like the NHS, Danone and TH Baker, specialising in recognised applications such as Magento, WordPress, ExpressionEngine and CakePHP.

Our hosting team provides high-performance Linux server packages, personalised support and seamless user experiences for clients in any industry sector – including Rock+Run, Penfield and Creare. We also host many of our digital agency clients, as well as clients just looking for quality hosting for their existing sites.

We’ve always put the emphasis on high-quality results and first-class support, and since gaining ISO 9001 quality management certification we’ve created an even smoother journey for our clients to get the results they need.

We're a friendly, talented bunch who are always on the lookout for new team members and new clients who want to keep their online presence cutting-edge and great to engage with.

Website:
http://futureeverything.org
Email:
info@futureeverything.org
Telephone:
+44 (0)161 232 4600
Address:
BASE
Manchester Science Park, Greenheys Lane
Manchester
M15 6LR

FutureEverything is an award-winning innovation lab for digital culture and annual festival, established in Manchester in 1995. For almost 20 years FutureEverything has been exploring the meeting point of technology, society and culture which lies at the heart of the digital debate. Through a community network and regular events it makes connections between thinkers, developers, coders, artists, designers, urbanists and policy makers – inspiring them to experiment and to collaborate in new ways. The FutureEverything festival brings people together to discover, share and experience new ideas for the future. Pioneering the practice of city-wide ‘festival as laboratory’ it combines a large scale cultural event – encompassing art, music and discussion – with new technology, novel research methods and playful social experiments. It has been named by The Guardian as one of the top ten ideas festivals in the world. Year round, FutureEverything champions the role of grassroots innovation in the digital creative economy. It creates opportunities for artists, programmers and coders though regular commissions, hackdays and innovation challenges. Through its research it identifies and explores areas in which technological, creative and societal innovation could facilitate change. Through policy work and thought leadership it advocates for the creative use of open data to improve government and empower citizens and communities. As a world-leader in the digital art sector, FutureEverything commissions artists to illustrate new ideas through creative prototypes, interactive design and participative experiences. It is seen by Arts Council England as “one of the key touch-point organisations” connecting creative communities with academic research, the business sector and policy makers. Past FutureEverything projects include a data visualisation of the global audience response to London 2012, and work in open data that has led to new policy and infrastructure, such as DataGM, the Greater Manchester Datastore. Current projects include EUPORIAS, a European Commission project working with the UK’s Met Office and international climate science organisations to foster a new industry of ‘climate services’, the Greater Manchester Data Synchronisation Programme, the Smart Citizen environmental sensing network and Apps for Europe, a series of local, national and EU-wide competitions to create innovative open data businesses.

Website:
www.keepitusable.com
Email:
hello@keepitusable.com
Telephone:
0161 408 0002
Address:
Digital World Centre
1 Lowry Plaza, Media City
Salford
M50 3UB
Website:
http://rhythm.digital
Email:
hello@rhythm.digital
Telephone:
0161 879 8501
Address:
12 Hilton Street
Manchester
M1 1JF

Rhythm create interactive digital experiences for physical spaces, the internet and mobile devices.

Rhythm work with big brands who come to us because we solve problems your average digital agency can't. Nearly every project we create has a chunk of R&D where we learn something new to solve a problem. We also create our own innovative products, such as the award winning PlayNow, our flexible, evolving platform that connects hundreds of mobile phones to a single big screen with no app download required.

Website:
http://www.meetup.com/Manchester-Web-Performance-Group
Email:
intechnica+mcrwebperf@gmail.com
Telephone:
07703193247
Address:


M1 2EJ

 

Meet with other web site administrators, developers, designers and business people who are interested in making their sites faster to get a better user experience, lower abandonment rates and more revenue. We aim to provide a place for people to share, discuss and present ideas on how they approach performance from technical, organisational and business perspectives. Drinks are snacks are provided, plus regular freebies from our sponsors. This group is part of a global network of Web Performance Groups.

Website:
http://www.ruststudios.co.uk
Email:
web-contact@ruststudios.co.uk
Telephone:
0161 850 7878
Address:
56 Princess Street
Manchester
M1 6HS

 

At Rust Studios we are experts in 3D visualisation, digital marketing and graphic design. Using cutting-edge technology, our experienced team of designers, visual artists and software developers deliver high quality creative solutions tailored for everything from PCs, tablets and smartphones to traditional print media.

Our aims are simple: to inspire and impress your customers, partners and stakeholders. And to win you business.

Design has evolved. The digital world offers exciting potential to turn an outline concept into an eye-catching vision, to grab the viewer's attention and communicate key propositions with high impact. With 3D, animation, interactivity and more, it's a whole new visual environment that can change perceptions.
We can help you make the most of the opportunities. We specialise in high-end architectural visualisations and animations/fly-throughs, working mainly for clients in the construction and property industries. However, our skills and resources are just as useful to other sectors, from advertising to travel.

The whole is greater than the sum of its parts. That's why, at Rust Studios, we are totally committed to team working. We pool knowledge, share ideas and encourage lateral thinking to arrive at a solution which is not only efficient and effective, but if necessary can seamlessly combine different media into a cohesive, cross-platform campaign.

Our services include 3D CGIs, web design and development, digital marketing, brand insight, creative design and corporate literature. Whatever the brief, we will work closely with you to understand and achieve your objectives, as well as pro-actively driving the project to deliver on time and on budget. In fact, we want to exceed your expectations, so wherever possible we add value, giving that extra 10% of inventiveness or commitment that can make all the difference.

The benefits of choosing Rust Studios speak for themselves. You can be confident your project is in the safe hands of one of the UK’s leading 3D visualisation studios. You can rely on our creativity, expertise and dedication to ensure your project is a resounding success.

Website:
http://www.tokyodigital.co.uk
Email:
hello@tokyodigital.co.uk
Telephone:
2077345004
Address:
37-39 Oxford Street
London
W1D 2DU

Ok, so we are a digital agency. 

Although, we really like to think of ourselves as an ideas agency providing digital solutions. 

If you're asking us to be specific, then we make web sites, web apps, virals and mobile apps. But the technology isn't as important as making our clients smile; and what makes our clients happy isn't the technology we use, but the results we help produce. 

Take a look around to find out more about our services and check out some of our recent and upcoming campaigns. But you'll need to speak with one of our team to find out how we can make you happy too. 

We are Tokyo.

Specialties

Digital Marketing / Strategy, Mobile Apps (iPhone/Android), Web-Apps, Facebook Integration, Campaign Management, Social Media, Responsive Websites, HTML5

Website:
http://www.kokodigital.co.uk
Email:
karl@kokodigital.co.uk
Telephone:
0844 800 7137
Address:
IC2
Keele Science and Business Park
Stoke on Trent
ST5 5NH

Koko are one of the UK’s leading specialists in the production and distribution of viral advergames. Our advergames rank amongst some of the world's most successful with previous campaigns boasting over 10 million unique viral hits in less than 12 weeks.

Koko are one of the UK’s leading specialists in the production and distribution of viral advergames. Fusing advertising and entertainment, our in house service covers all stages of a campaign, from concept to design, to global distribution.

Koko advergames rank amongst some of the world's most successful, allowing millions of users access to a brand, product, or service. Previous campaigns boast over 10 million unique viral hits in less than 12 weeks. Our clients include McDonalds, Vimto, Adidas, Microsoft, BBC, Sony Music, Cancer Research UK, Red Bull & Confused.com

Our team is made up from award winning designers, programmers, and game artists and we’re proud to have picked up numerous awards along the way including:

  • 2011 CIMTIG Travel Marketing Award for Best Viral Communication
  • 2011 Fresh Awards for Viral Marketing
  • 2011 IMA (Interactive Media Award) Best in Class: Not for Profit
  • 4x 2010 Roses Design Awards for Best Online Promotion & Best Online Game
  • 2009 BIMA Award (British Interactive Media Association) for Viral Spread
  • 2009 Roses Design Awards for Best Online Promotion
  • 2009 Roses Design Awards for Best Online Game

 

For more information about our services visit our corporate site (www.kokodigital.co.uk ) or call us on 0844 800 7137.