Category: Blog

Do Design Teachers Need Agency Experience?

Imagine it’s your first day as a student, you’ve looked across the room to check out the competition and in walks Jony Ive or an equally legendary face in the world of design. Awesome, it turns out he’s going to be your uni design teacher. Still, you’d be pretty pumped and also full of confidence that you’re set to learn from one of the best and will of course jump out of bed to head to every … Read More

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WEB DESIGN BOOTCAMP DAY-TO-DAY
Digital Marketing

I would like to start this blog, with a story our IT teacher told us in our Content Management System class. He told us about two different approaches from web developers. Previous diary entries: Diary 1: Bootcamp – UX Design Diary 2: Bootcamp – UI Design Diary 3: Bootcamp – Development Diary 4: Bootcamp – WordPress, Hosting and Domain name A teacher with plenty of years of experience, which was technical top-notch, and able to program every … Read More

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Category: Blog

WEB DESIGN BOOTCAMP DAY-TO-DAY
WordPress, Hosting and Domain name

Learning web design from scratch can be hard in the beginning. Where should I start learning, which design Software should I use, which services should I offer, or even simpler, how I bring my website online? Previous diary entries: Diary 1: Bootcamp – UX Design Diary 2: Bootcamp – UI Design Diary 3: Bootcamp – Development In our previous modules, we learned about the planning process and how we built a pleasing user experience. Then we moved … Read More

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Category: Blog,Web Design

How to create a web design portfolio 2021

Having a portfolio is essential in order to attract new clients. After all, how will anyone know if they want to hire you if they have no idea what you can do? Learning how to create a portfolio may seem daunting, especially if you don’t have any serious work under your belt yet. It’s a bit of a catch 22 – you need work to create a portfolio, but you need the portfolio to get the work. … Read More

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8 steps to help you become
a better UX and UI designer

Improving in UX and UI is a step-by-step process and in this article, we have 8 actionable steps to raise your game. 8 steps to help you become a better UX and UI designer are: Start by getting to know the Five Stages of Design Thinking: Research and implement design psychology Stay up to date with the current design trends Practice UX and UI design for websites that copy popular ones Test your ideas Take breaks Practice … Read More

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10 Crypto and Blockchain Website Designs for your Inspiration 2021 [+full design audit]

Crypto and blockchain is huge, exciting, worrying, ever-changing, and just about every other adjective under the Sun. As a designer, you are probably here looking for some crypto website insertion and you’re in the right place. Just a quick note, I just updated this article with a few sites that are not so well designed to give you an idea of what to avoid. I put this list together to help highlight 7 key inspiration points for … Read More

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Category: Blog,Web Development

Web Design Bootcamp
Day-to-Day –
Web Development

When people hear about the occupation of a web designer, most people think about the creative side. Planning, creating or updating a stunning website with cool graphics, content, colours, fonts, and more. Previous diary entries: Diary 1: Bootcamp – UX Design Diary 2: Bootcamp – UI Design But there is much more a web designer need to know from the technical perspective. The Web Design Bootcamp should prepare us also to work as a freelancer, which makes … Read More

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Web Design Bootcamp
Day-to-Day – UI Design

In my last blog post, I shared the first module learning outcomes about the planning process and user experience. In this article, we will dive into the User interface design and what we learned in this section of the course. But let us start with the definition of User Interface (UI). “User Interface (UI) Design focuses on anticipating what users might need to do and ensuring that the interface has elements that are easy to access, understand, … Read More

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Category: Blog,Web Design

How to Brand yourself as a Freelancer

In a world full of people and products trying to get their heads above the crowd, branding is essential. It’s not just big companies that need to consolidate their brand, it’s you as a freelancer as well. Becoming a sought after brand could be the difference between getting, and keeping those clients, or becoming lost in the noise. To get a great idea of how to take the first steps to become a freelancer and shaking off … Read More

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Category: Blog,Web Design

Web Design Bootcamp Day-to-Day – UX Design

Hi my name is Markus and I want to tell you the story about my time on the Web Design Bootcamp here at WCB during Covid times.  When you start looking at the Convid-19 pandemic from another perspective, during the lockdown period, many people choose to use their time, staying at home, spend time with their loved ones, started to work out and educated themselves with the wide offer of online learning courses. Many business owners shifted … Read More

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