Blog: Website Design & Development
Maybe hourly billing isn’t the bugaboo I’ve been led to believe. In fact, maybe it’s EXACTLY what I need to have my dream professional life, and maybe it’s actually better for my clients, too.
Because if you're going to buy and own a domain, website, and email you should know how they work on a high-level.
If your site is already using https:// and showing a padlock then good job, see you next time. If not, time to wrap your site up in a security blanket.
Let’s say someone asks you to build them a website (or you want to build one yourself). Here are some questions that can help you figure out what they (or you) really want and need.
It just takes a few smart clicks to create ready-to-use images of any website in a range of popular mobile device "frames."
Website projects of many different shapes and sizes can often benefit greatly from a “ready, fire, aim” approach of rapid launch and iteration rather than a traditional print-based process.
Sometimes it's useful to show different images (or image crops) on different screen sizes and shapes. Here’s a quick introduction to the idea.
Do you like saving time and money? Then this process is for you.
Icon fonts have many advantages over pixel-based images. Here are some reasons and resources to incorporate them in your next design project.
If you have a website — and especially if you design websites for others — it’s worth paying attention to the Nielson Norman Group’s opinions on website usability. Spoiler: they think auto-advancing carousels are bad (meaning not good).