How Editing the Photo Content Can Improve Your Website’s Looks

How Editing the Photo Content Can Improve Your Website’s Looks

There’s no arguing that photo content plays a major role in most websites, as far as user experience is concerned. Unless a user is dead set on finding certain information, or purchasing an advertised product, low-quality or amateurish-looking images can quickly turn that user off. Even users that have no background in design or photo composition (and most do not), look for, and appreciate, certain qualities in website photos.

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Graphic Design Games For Having Fun While Learning

Graphic Design Games For Having Fun While Learning

These are fun and educational games that teach design fundamentals or simply improve your sense of design knowledge. Design games can involve Photoshop functions, type recognition, or color information. Below are ten awesome games that will help you hone your design skills!

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5 Creative Ways to Make Every Contract More Profitable

5 Creative Ways to Make Every Contract More Profitable

While this is a reliable method, it has plenty of drawbacks. Finding new customers usually takes time and effort, which significantly cuts into your bottom line. New client relationships are also notoriously tricky. You must set proper expectations, identify potential obstacles so you can avoid them, and figure out their preferred communication and work styles—all within a short period of time.

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Progress Indicators in Mobile UX Design

Progress Indicators in Mobile UX Design

Visibility of system status is one of the most important rules of UI design. The goal behind this rule is pretty obvious — to minimize user tension you should provide feedback to the user about what is happening with the app within a reasonable amount of time. Don’t keep the users guessing — tell the user what’s happening. And one of the most common forms of such feedback is a progress indicator.

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Why Content is Like Water: The Importance of Responsive Design

Why Content is Like Water: The Importance of Responsive Design

Over the last few years it has become common practice for websites to be responsive. Responsive design allows for the content of a website to respond to its environment or device. The picture above shows a series of common devices on which you might view a website.

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How to Write a Web Design Case Study that Lands New Clients

How to Write a Web Design Case Study that Lands New Clients

One of the toughest challenges designers face when pitching prospective clients is winning over their trust and confidence. If your prospective clients haven’t worked with you in the past, they’ll likely have hesitations about handing over their hard-earned cash to a stranger

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A Strong Logo Serves as the DNA of Your Marketing Efforts

A Strong Logo Serves as the DNA of Your Marketing Efforts

DNA is a molecule that carries genetic information. It is the material that houses the information about how a living thing will look and function. In marketing terms this equates to a company logo. A logo is a fundamental component of branding and marketing. Similar to DNA, it will establish the look and feel for all other branding and marketing efforts

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SHOULD YOU BE BOTHERED ABOUT DESIGNING AN ICON ?

SHOULD YOU BE BOTHERED ABOUT DESIGNING AN ICON ?

There are some amazing free and paid for icon sets out there that designers have created for their colleague’s benefit. On some occasions, we get to design icons for our clients within a project. This is great, as I get to think about their brand and how to incorporate that into something unique for them.

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