Category Archives: Web Design

6 Essential Open Source Tools for Web Designers

The web runs on open source software. Most of it is in the back end, with most of the world’s servers running on some form of Unix or Linux. Those servers run hundreds, if not thousands, of open source utilities, script interpreters, and so on. Once in a while, though, the open source stuff gets all the way… Read More »

THE OUTLINE’S BIZARRE DESIGN ACTUALLY MAKES A LOT OF SENSE

Needless to say, reading The Outline is not like perusing the New Yorker (though Topolsky welcomes the comparison). The designers behind it say that’s a good thing. “If we had only built a content consumption experience that delivered against the behaviors that exist today, we wouldn’t have made anything new” says Mike Treff, managing partner at Code &… Read More »

Get ‘Jump Start Responsive Web Design’ ebook ($30 value) FREE for a limited time

The pixel-perfect web is dead. The days of positioning elements on a web page and expecting them to always display exactly how we wanted are a distant memory; we now cope with the constant barrage of new and varied devices that our designs need to look fantastic on. Responsive web design is no longer a nice-to-have bonus feature,… Read More »

Web design, ceramics classes begin next week

Northwestern State University’s Office of Electronic and Continuing Education will offer courses on web design and ceramics next week. Northwestern State University’s Office of Electronic and Continuing Education will offer courses on web design and ceramics next week. Web design will be taught on June 12-16 from 8 a.m. until noon in Room 227 of the new wing… Read More »

Why a web designer should design with a mobile user in mind and how this affects SEOs

Hey folk. How you feel when you working with someone and who don’t have a good and well creative mind insight? Today i want to show you my conversation with my friend Brian. let’s take a look on our conversation & hope that will help you. So I came across this funny but accurately true statement; ‘more devices… Read More »

The State Of Advanced Website Builders

Many companies try to create a great experience for customers. But few are willing to make the changes required to deliver on that promise. In fact most don’t even realize just how bad their experience can be. This is why we made a new book called “User Experience Revolution,” a practical battle plan for placing the user at… Read More »

Web design firms work to surf ever-changing internet landscape

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Drive Leads with 6 Critical Web Design Elements

There is a lot you can do to drive traffic to your B2B website: on-page search engine optimization (SEO), promoting it on social media channels, search engine marketing (SEM), display ads, direct mailers, and email campaigns, just to name a few. However, what good is all that great visitor traffic if your website if you aren’t getting any… Read More »

A Foray Into Font Design

Dambura is my first foray into the world of font design. It’s nothing special, but everybody has to start somewhere, right? I’ve wanted to build my own font for some time, but I’ve always been intimidated by the prospect. With new techniques and software to learn — as well as at least ~80 characters to actually draw —… Read More »

How to Start and Run a Successful Web Design Business?

While listening to the stories of great web designers it seems that starting a web design business is much easy. But the process of starting your own business is not that easy as it seems; you not only need to have designing skills but along with that, a full-fledged plan and sincere efforts are also required to get… Read More »