Website Design

  • How to Hire a Web Designer or Design Firm

    How to Hire a Web Designer or Design Firm

    Carrie Cousins  •  April 20, 2015

    So you need a great website, right? Everyone does. But if you are not skilled in the art of web design or development, you will need to hire a designer or design company to...

  • Evaluating Web Design Education: What is the Best Way to Learn?

    Evaluating Web Design Education: What is the Best Way to Learn?

    Rudolph Musngi  •  April 15, 2015

    The world is changing rapidly. Just when we were just getting used to seeing websites came mobile phones, now screens have gone into our eyeglasses. With the web design world...

  • Flat Design vs. Material Design: How Are They Different?

    Flat Design vs. Material Design: How Are They Different?

    Anna Lisnyak  •  April 10, 2015

    Two similar design styles, one based on the other. One the “hot new thing,” one — some speculate — on its way toward becoming a passing fad. One a spontaneously-adapted...

  • 10 Actionable Design Tips for Startups

    10 Actionable Design Tips for Startups

    Tomas Laurinavicius  •  March 30, 2015

    Startups are popping up everywhere with an emphasis on the freedom for people to embody their ideas and let the world see it. However, most startups don’t have design founders...

  • Why Good Design Gets Better Marketing Results

    Why Good Design Gets Better Marketing Results

    Carrie Cousins  •  March 27, 2015

    As designers we all know the importance of visually pleasing websites. But it goes much deeper than that. Good design does more than just look good; it’s a branding and...

  • The What, Why, and How of Mockups

    The What, Why, and How of Mockups

    Jerry Cao  •  March 4, 2015

    Before we get into how to make the most of your mockups, it helps to know what exactly they are — and what they’re not. As discussed in The Guide to Wireframing, mockups,...

  • How to Choose the Right Monitor for Web Design

    How to Choose the Right Monitor for Web Design

    Carrie Cousins  •  February 23, 2015

    Having the right equipment can make working on a web design project delightful or downright miserable. This is especially true when it comes to choosing the right computer...

  • Designing a Great Photography Website

    Designing a Great Photography Website

    Carrie Cousins  •  February 18, 2015

    You’ve got a pile of great images. Now what can you do with them? Designing a website to showcase all that great photography is not as simple as just dumping all your images...

  • Web Design Trends That Will Rule 2015

    Web Design Trends That Will Rule 2015

    Tomas Laurinavicius  •  January 6, 2015

    Web design is a vibrant and diverse industry that is changing and evolving quickly. Website design is, however, not an end product; it’s an asset in the presentation of a...

  • Designing a Truly Delectable Restaurant Website

    Designing a Truly Delectable Restaurant Website

    Carrie Cousins  •  January 5, 2015

    Designing around food can be tricky. Think about it: Taking a photo of food is difficult. How can you explain the aroma of a great meal digitally? But there are plenty of things...