Building a successful product means getting good at saying no. But exactly how do you say it? When you’re on... The post How do you say no to customers? appeared first on Inside Intercom.
My name is Mason Ellwood and I’m currently working on Flatiron School’s Online Full Stack Web Development Program. Each week, I’ll be writing about my experience, what I’m learning, and tips on learning to code. It is funny to read and...Show More Summary
Anyone can be a designer: we all know how to match a jacket with a shirt, or pick out a color for a new car, or even just how to stack a burger. Making something look good, is something we all know how to do. What we sometimes lack, is the specialist know-how to make […]
If you’re feeling overwhelmed when attempting to select a theme for a WordPress site that will work for you, you’re not alone. There are so many to choose from, that after a while, all the good candidates begin to look alike. The real...Show More Summary
Every page on your website tells a story, but few say as much about the brand as the homepage. This is the portal to the rest of the online experience and sets the stage for what visitors think about your brand. That’s why it’s helpful to study what others are doing and apply the same […] The post 4 Beautifully Simple Homepage Designs appeared first on SpyreStudios.
As a graphic designer, you’re expected to have a great website, which kind of sucks if you’re more artistically than technically inclined, and you don’t have the kind of money it takes to hire a really good professional web developer to help you. Show More Summary
Analytics is a way of transforming data into insights. Great analytics goes one step further and ensures that these insights... The post 4 ways to deliver better product analytics appeared first on Inside Intercom.
Icons are everywhere. From app icons on home screens to graphic representations that lead users through a design, icon design is a big deal. There’s a fine art to good icon design. Not only does the element have to render recognizably at the smallest of sizes, good vector-based icons can be scaled to use in oversized […]
The team at The Deep End Web Consulting has produced an infographic that not only outlines 2017 Web Design and UX Trends to Boost Conversions — it lets you know why they work. Appearance, UX, and tactics all matter. These tips will give you ideas for putting them together to produce winning websites in 2017. Show More Summary
Creating a logo is not that simple as it may seem at the first glance. It requires a lot of refinement and improvement before the final logo comes. Ink and a white piece of paper are the best tools for creatives to get inspired. No program can give the same kind of freedom as paper... Read More at 19 Wonderful Logo Ideas to Get You Inspired
Website builders have come a long way since the early days of Geocities and Angelfire, which is truly fortunate for businesses and consumers. Simbla has become one of the innovative leaders that keep pushing these builders to new and exciting levels, and 2017 is poised to offer the best experience to date. Show More Summary
Customer support has undergone some dramatic changes over the past ten years. We’ve moved from call centers, to ticket-based helpdesks,... The post The characteristics of modern customer support appeared first on Inside Intercom.
Hello WDD readers! Start the year right by ignoring your resolutions, and focusing on this latest installment of awesome portfolios. This month, we have a fairly eclectic collection to look at, with no one overriding theme. I have also discovered that website animation can sometimes look kind of blurry on Windows Remote Desktop, even when […]
Every week users submit a lot of interesting stuff on our sister site Webdesigner News, highlighting great content from around the web that can be of interest to web designers. The best way to keep track of all the great stories and news being posted is simply to check out the Webdesigner News site, however, […]
Every week we feature a set of comics created exclusively for WDD. The content revolves around web design, blogging and funny situations that we encounter in our daily lives as designers. These great cartoons are created by Jerry King, an award-winning cartoonist who’s one of the most published, prolific and versatile cartoonists in the world […]
1. Tell us a little bit about yourself and what you do. I’m a designer from Brazil currently living in Oakland, California. I moved to the US in 2011 when I got an offer from Google. Since then, I have been working for them. Before that, in 2006 I founded a personal blog that ended... Read More at Interview With Fabio Sasso – The Founder Of Abduzeedo
Search Engine Optimization has come a long way from merely bombarding your pages with content using a keyword over and over again. For your site to rank, you need to provide a great user experience to your visitors. Your efforts to do so will be rewarded with high rankings. Show More Summary
Love the hand-lettering trend, but don’t have the time to learn? Then you’ll love this awesome deal from our sister-site MightyDeals.com: For a limited time you can download 42 professional-grade script fonts, for only $9! You can never have enough script fonts, especially when each one is packed with distinct personality. These 42 high-quality fonts […]
I am a big believer in setting goals. Throughout my career I’ve learned that when I set myself goals and... The post To perform at your best, focus on goals not tasks appeared first on Inside Intercom.
Two of the most common ways to organize website content these days is by using cards and lists. Each has its own pros and cons. Whereas lists have been around since the early days of the web, card-based design has only recently become a force to be reckoned with and one that’s increasingly a popular […]