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  • Create Vertical Rhythm on Your Webpage

    Create Vertical Rhythm on Your Webpage

    Paula Borowska  •  June 2, 2014

    The technical side of typography can be a bit tough to grasp since it means dealing with numbers and proportions. However, it means that you will understand typography more and be...

  • How A/B Testing Works and How to Use It With Google Analytics

    How A/B Testing Works and How to Use It With Google Analytics

    Paula Borowska  •  May 12, 2014

    A/B testing is a term use to compare one design with another in order to maximize conversion rates. The method has been popularized by the marketing world for emails, ads or...

  • What are HTML Imports and How Do They Work?

    What are HTML Imports and How Do They Work?

    Paula Borowska  •  May 7, 2014

    Have you ever noticed that including another HTML page inside another is like a foreign concept? It’s something that should be easy to do but you don’t see it often. It’s...

  • The Power of Microcopy in Web Design

    The Power of Microcopy in Web Design

    Paula Borowska  •  April 17, 2014

    “Copy” has turned into a buzzword. Have you noticed it? People are putting more and more importance onto the words you use on your website. They are trying to put...

  • What Can CSS Filters Do for You?

    What Can CSS Filters Do for You?

    Paula Borowska  •  April 9, 2014

    CSS filters have been around for a while. They originated thanks to SVGs – Scalable Vector Graphics – in order to apply different image effects to vectors. Today, CSS...

  • Coming and Going Web Design Trends for 2014

    Coming and Going Web Design Trends for 2014

    Paula Borowska  •  February 17, 2014

    Over the last couple of years we saw such a change in web design that it is unbelievable to anticipate what could possibly the next hot things. However, I have a few hunches of my...

  • Interview with Designer: Justin Mezzell

    Interview with Designer: Justin Mezzell

    Paula Borowska  •  February 6, 2014

    I have taken the liberty of asking the awesome Justin Mezzell for an interview to get inside his creative head. Who is he? A designer and illustrator currently living in Orlando,...

  • Creating Home Screen Icons for iOS and Android Devices

    Creating Home Screen Icons for iOS and Android Devices

    Paula Borowska  •  February 3, 2014

    Many websites out there use favicons for bookmarkes in a browser. What about when they are bookmarked on an iPhone’s home screen? Favicons can be used to set the icons for when...

  • Interview with Designer: Sacha Greif

    Interview with Designer: Sacha Greif

    Paula Borowska  •  January 28, 2014

    A little while ago I met Sacha at a bar in San Francisco where I got to chat with him and a bunch of other awesome people about design and other things like life outside of it,...

  • A Collection of 23 Amazing and Free Fonts from Behance

    A Collection of 23 Amazing and Free Fonts from Behance

    Paula Borowska  •  January 20, 2014

    I wanted to welcome the New Year by bringing about a collection of amazing fonts from fellow designers. I personally love browsing Behance and finding freebies, so I figured I...