Archive | September, 2016

10 creative event websites  

10 creative event websites  

I love designing event websites. They’re ephemeral and almost always simple (no complex user interfaces here). This combination affords us a unique opportunity to test new boundaries of web design, to try a creative navigation pattern, test an unfamiliar layout, play with a interesting animation library or, dare I say, hark back to the days […]

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Help! How to Fix Your Overheating Media-Making Mac

Apple computers are great for all sorts of media applications, and most of the time they work perfectly. Sometimes, however, problems crop up. One of the most common ones you might encounter with your media-making mac is overheating. Luckily, this problem is usually easy to fix! Overheating has variety of symptoms. The most obvious signs […]

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What’s new for designers, September 2016 In this month’s edition of what’s new for designers, we’ve included productivity apps, email apps, free icon sets, UI galleries, color tools, CSS frameworks, stock image tools, and more. And as always, we’ve also included some awesome new free fonts! Almost everything on the list this month is free, […]

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Why brutalism boosts conversions

Why brutalism boosts conversions

For those of us familiar with brutalism on the web, we don’t necessarily look at it as a favorable design choice. That’s because it violates a lot of the best practices of today’s web-design standards, including making beautiful websites that provide good information architecture on each page. In fact, brutalism’s stark, ultra-bare bones approach to […]

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ClickSend boost the marketing possibilities for your business

ClickSend boost the marketing possibilities for your business

ClickSend are well known for their online SMS capabilities, and have now expanded their service by adding a heap of new products including MMS, Email, Voice, Fax, and even physical Post, to anywhere in the world. ClickSend has been operating since 2006 and now have thousands of customers worldwide, including some pretty big name clients: […]

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Is mobile app UI design a complete waste of time and money?

Is mobile app UI design a complete waste of time and money?

More and more companies are constantly chopping and changing their design direction and user interface in a battle to stand out. Many are employing large teams of user interface designers to work on pretty simple products. When it comes to mobile apps, user interface design is little more than a marketing gimmick. As it stands, […]

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