Carrie Cousins has more than 10 years experience in the communications industry, including writing for print and online publications, and design and editing. You can connect with her on Twitter @carriecousins and Google+.

  • Streamline Your Work Life with Invoicely

    Streamline Your Work Life with Invoicely

    Pay attention designers and freelancers: Your new favorite tool is just a few clicks away. Invoicely is the must-have time-tracking and invoicing tool to make getting paid that...

  • Learn More About Your Site’s Usability With FullStory

    Learn More About Your Site’s Usability With FullStory

    How many of you have thought about how people are really using your website? Wouldn’t it be great to know which parts of your site’s design are actually contributing to the...

  • Principles of Chatbots Design

    Principles of Chatbots Design

    Are chatbots in the future of website design? These little bits of artificial intelligence are starting to pop up everywhere – whether you notice them for what they are or...

  • How to Create Perfect Color Combinations

    How to Create Perfect Color Combinations

    One of the most challenging and tricky parts of the design process can be choosing a color palette that represents your brand or message, while creating an amazing base for the...

  • Save the Date: NYC Awwwards Conference 2016

    Save the Date: NYC Awwwards Conference 2016

    You probably browse through their great collections of website design. Now you can go to the Awwwards NYC conference and immerse yourself in web design and rub elbows with some...

  • 10 Type Rules for an Excellent User Experience

    10 Type Rules for an Excellent User Experience

    When it comes to websites and apps, good typography is more than just a pretty typeface. Letting has to be highly readable – and scannable – while providing a solid visual...

  • Design Trend: Parallax With a Twist

    Design Trend: Parallax With a Twist

    The newest trend in web design has inklings of parallax, but it’s not quite parallax. It involves moving elements, but it’s not really animation. It includes plenty of great...

  • 20 Free Fonts to Try in 2016

    20 Free Fonts to Try in 2016

    New year. New typefaces. New Free Fonts. Are you looking for a change to your website or app design. A new typeface might just be the answer. And there are so many great options...

  • 11 Web Design Trends for 2016

    11 Web Design Trends for 2016

    Are you ready for 2016? Let’s bring on the web design trends. The new year will come with plenty of new techniques and trends, but the dominant theme is likely to be a...

  • Checklist for Designers: Things You Need To Do Before Presenting to a Client

    Checklist for Designers: Things You Need To Do Before Presenting to a Client

    You have a looming deadline for a client project. The minutes re ticking toward the face-to-face client meeting. Are you ready? Just grabbing a design and handing it to a client...