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+.

  • What is an Interaction Designer?

    What is an Interaction Designer?

    These two little words are being used a lot in the design sphere these days. But what truly is interaction design? And what makes you an interaction designer? Here, we’ll answer...

  • 16 Places to Find the Best Free Stock Photos

    16 Places to Find the Best Free Stock Photos

    Good images are a key part of putting together a great website. But finding images to use can sometimes be difficult. Your options are to take the photos yourself, buy images from...

  • Why Designers and Web Developers Must Work Together

    Why Designers and Web Developers Must Work Together

    It seems like a common sense idea: Designers and developers must work together. But too often, these individuals work apart while working on the very same project. The designer...

  • Envato Elements is the New Must-Have Resource for Design Assets

    Envato Elements is the New Must-Have Resource for Design Assets

    Do you ever find yourself needing to design something in a hurry? Would you like to have immediate access to a library of thousands of design elements at your fingertips? Then,...

  • 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...