Website Design

  • How to Use Pastel Colors in Web Design Projects

    How to Use Pastel Colors in Web Design Projects

    Carrie Cousins  •  November 24, 2014

    The use of pastel colors in web design is more than a recent trend, it is a technique designers have used for years to create impactful visuals. When you hear “pastel”, pale...

  • Communicating a Message Through Visual Hierarchy

    Communicating a Message Through Visual Hierarchy

    Paula Borowska  •  November 19, 2014

    The goal of every design is to successfully communicate a message. Visual hierarchy enables you to organize information and elements so that the message can be communicated...

  • User Experience and Credit Card Payment Forms

    User Experience and Credit Card Payment Forms

    Armen Ghazarian  •  November 3, 2014

    Everybody loves shopping, until you get to the checkout and have to swipe your credit card. This is not the most pleasurable part of shopping, is it? And when you add in the...

  • Make the Most of Your Design with a Hero Header

    Make the Most of Your Design with a Hero Header

    Carrie Cousins  •  October 21, 2014

    One of the biggest trends in web design right now is the use of big images. And not just large, but completely oversized images that seem to come to life on screen. When used at...

  • Helpful Tips to Improve Your Checkout Conversions

    Helpful Tips to Improve Your Checkout Conversions

    Paula Borowska  •  October 6, 2014

    Believe it or not but the checkout process starts much earlier than when someone is literally making a purchase from their online cart. In order to improve checkout conversions,...

  • Designing Website Text for Readability

    Designing Website Text for Readability

    Carrie Cousins  •  September 9, 2014

    Readability: “the state or quality of being readable; the property of type that affects the ease with which printed matter can be read for a sustained period.” –...

  • 5 Best Practices for Single-Page UX Design

    5 Best Practices for Single-Page UX Design

    Armen Ghazarian  •  August 8, 2014

    Everybody loves single-page websites. There is definitely some chemistry with this design trend. It has been around for quite a while, but it’s still on the rise and too many...

  • Dissecting the New Airbnb Logo and Website Design

    Dissecting the New Airbnb Logo and Website Design

    Simone  •  July 18, 2014

    Some days ago, Airbnb, a community of users who need to rent out apartments, announced a colossal redesign of its website and introduced a new modern logo that will replace the...

  • Design Trend: Ghost Buttons in Website Design

    Design Trend: Ghost Buttons in Website Design

    Carrie Cousins  •  June 30, 2014

    The biggest trend of 2014 is something I’m not sure we saw coming. And it’s all based on one of the smallest design components of almost any website – the button. Ghost...

  • 5 Ways to Enhance Your Website Login Process

    5 Ways to Enhance Your Website Login Process

    Paula Borowska  •  June 9, 2014

    The best way to enhance an experience, or to actually make it great, comes down to making the entire process simple for the user. There are many different things you can do to...