If you were a fly on the wall of most web design agencies your poor head would be buzzing with the repeated words of clean, responsive, amongst many others but the new guy in trendy web town is UX design. Essentially it’s making a site or app that gives good user experience. So in 2014 how do you know your getting it right?
Being a web designer can be quite stressful sometimes. This article is dedicated to those who are having a ‘my brain is drained’ moment. I found 10 Chrome Experiment sites that can help you let loose for a bit, and recharge your creativity, or simply just for entertainment.
The lines between designer and developer are becoming ever more blurred with each be drawn into each others traditional battlegrounds. Knowing the basics about your counterpart skill sector will sit you in a great position for the future but for now I’ll go over each job role separately and what skills agencies are looking for respectively.
We spend more time looking at websites than your average user. We see lots of good sites, but we see a lot more bad ones. So it really is best to make your sites as pleasurable and user friendly as possible. Of course you should have great SEO so that I easily find your site in the first place.
Category: Blog,Web Design
Mindmapping is a great way to show how you are going to plan out your site or project. Giving yourself and also clients a visual representation of how the site is going to flow and any areas that may need to be sectioned off or could be merged to cut down on menus. We usually use bubbl.us for site maps but since it does no harm to look around for new and better options. I try’d out … Read More
Category: Blog,Web Design
Sunday was a great day for us as a company as we got to see how we have helped the disabled children of Camillian Care Home through our years of support. It seems just moments ago we created their website and then logo and through using skills we take for granted we get to help others and that is an awesome feeling.
I personally believe that Project Managers are the unsung heroes of the web design industry. At our design agency we are lucky to have two wonderful PM’s who help our projects run smoothly and take of both our customers and team. In return for this help they expect a few things in return to help them do their job better and I hope to explain to you how you can work with your project manager better with … Read More
Category: Web Design
An amazing email just came in! A few months ago <carl> was manning the live chat on the WCB website and a teacher from Xavier School in the Philippines came on and said he was looking for inspiration for a HTML class using iPads. <carl> thought for a moment and said why not ask them to put the tags onto the screen and then arrange themselves in order of how a normal page is written. This way … Read More