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Web design trends January 2016

Web designer depot just published a list of essential design trends for January 2016. Amongst the usual suspects are scrolling pages, Material Design and the hotly debated hamburger menu. ← UI & UX Design tips to improve conversion Sporadic awesome for your...

10 tips to improve E-commerce conversion

Elegant Themes, (the creators of the excellent Divi theme for WordPress, which powers this site) give a rundown of their top ten tips for boosting conversion on e-commerce sites.  Whilst nothing here is exactly rocket science, and more of the “obvious once you read...

Everyone does “Right” wrong

UX magazine makes a few points (sorry!) about the use of the right arrow. From a user experience point of view, is it a play button? Does it mean next? Can you swipe? Read more… Get in touch Name Email Address Message Message Submit Twitter Pinterest...

True Type or Open Type fonts?

A non-designer colleague asked today if he should use the TrueType or OpenType version of a font he needed to install.  For the digital space, there really isn’t much to consider in terms of quality between TrueType (.ttf) and OpenType (.otf), since both allow...

Content Marketing On A Budget

In today’s constantly connected, social media world, it’s critical to have at least SOME sort of content marketing strategy. There’s very little point having a Facebook page if you never update it, given the way their algorithms are based around...

How to break out of a creative rut

Excellent infographic found on Techi via Copyblogger on breaking out of a creative rut. It’s all to easy to get bogged down by fear of failure, or let self editing dismiss the best ideas as mere fantasy.   Get in touch Name Email Address Message Message...

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