Continuous Enhancement in Web Design

In an age where a new trend can emerge and go viral overnight, it’s more important than ever to stay up to date. As web designers and digital marketers we need to keep our finger on the pulse across the board – from visual design, to the technology behind it and content. That’s why our…

From Digital to Print: 5 Design Lessons

As a designer there’s usually that one thing you’re really good at and have a burning passion for. Your specialty could be digital, branding, magazines, web or print to name a few. Specialising is important, but sometimes it’s good to get out of your comfort zone and try the other areas as well – get…

What I Learned About Project Management from a Gangster

Preface Let me preface this story by saying before racing to the comments or the project management tips and throwing in your two cents about my gratuitous use of the word gangster in the title please read this. Please understand I was afraid and it made me a better project manager. Table of contents The…

9 Lesser-known Google Fonts You Really Need in Your Arsenal

If you’ve been designing or blogging for a while now, you’re probably familiar with Google Fonts, Google’s fantastic open-source library of typefaces, which made available around 600 fonts for free that we can use without any of the trouble of worrying whether our font is “web-safe” or not. No self-hosting required, no confusing licensing issues,…

25 Questions you HAVE to ask your web designer: Number 8

It’s not all about good looks, it’s about design that works. 8. How do you measure the success of the websites you build? There are many measures of success, and depending on who you’re talking to, they can all be quite different. A traditional web designer will often consider a website a success on it’s…

25 Questions you HAVE to ask your web designer

If you’re in business, you’ll need a website. Want to avoid nasty surprises down the road? Make sure you and your web designer are a match made in heaven BEFORE you get started – asking the right questions and understanding the answers is the only way to kick start a successful web project. To help…