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 […]
The design and development work on a website doesn’t end with setting it live. Having a clean, W3C-validated code and an eye-catching design will surely help you get on the railroad to success. Yet, if you’re looking into building aShow More Summary
Sales and support teams usually aren’t seen as having much in common. In fact, at most companies a certain amount... The post Why sales and support should be friends, not foes appeared first on Inside Intercom.
Content marketing is a marketing technique focused on creating and distributing valuable content to attract and retain visitors, and turn these visitors into customers. It has proven very effective, at least if you know what you’re doing. The advantages of content marketing are: It’s good for SEO, especially for targeting long-tail keywords. Content marketing can […]
As browser-based graphic design tools gain popularity among amateurs and professional designers there is an increased demand for ready-to-use transparent PNG images. Sure, raster design software, like Photoshop and its free alternatives...Show More Summary
Colors influence our whole life from the very beginning. They could attract or distract attention, set a mood, or even influence our emotions and perceptions. As we know, “an image worth more than 1000 words”. Therefore, the professionals involved in the communication area use the colors to send, support or to highlight a message. Show More Summary
You product can get millions of signups or downloads, but it counts for little if you can’t get new users... The post Scott Belsky on the importance of your product’s first mile appeared first on Inside Intercom.
Thanks largely due to the fact that more information is at our fingertips now than at any point in human history, we’ve entered into an age where both of the following statements are true: People are consuming more content online than ever before; Fewer and fewer people are actually willing to spend time reading that content. […]
With growth comes growing pains, and there are few places that feel those pains more than customer support. As your... The post Slack’s Judy Watkins on improving customer support as you grow appeared first on Inside Intercom.
It’s tough being a freelancer. Not only is it getting more competitive as more professionals choose to go independent, but there’s a good chance you’re competing with people from all over the world. Globalization and online servicesShow More Summary
Hi. I’m Eoghan McCabe. I’m the CEO and a co-founder of Intercom. You may remember me from such blog posts... The post Vanity metrics, the future, and 100,000 thank yous appeared first on Inside Intercom.
From checking movie times, to reading a Photoshop tip, to reviewing the daily news, we can find almost any information we are looking for on the Internet. One part of a website that is especially important in helping us find what we are looking for is its navigation. When we engage with a website we […]
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. Something that I have struggled with personally, is finding a comfortable place to work. Show More Summary
Hipstory is a project created by Amit Shimoni, an Israeli artist (29), graduate of the Be’zalel Academy of Arts and Design in Jerusalem. A little bit about the creator, Shimoni is the founder and operator of his design studio Amit Shimoni...Show More Summary
No modern business can be a success without solid web presentation. Most of the entrepreneurs understand this very well. Web design services are in demand now and will be asked for many years to come. However, not every website will make a business thriving. Show More Summary
How to Add a Responsive Lightbox in Adobe Muse. No Coding Skills Required. A Lightbox is a great way to have your website visitors focus their attention on a specific item on your web page. With a Lightbox you can have the website be in the background while a specific item is emphasized in the... Read More at How to Add a Responsive Lightbox in Adobe Muse
I had a call with a customer recently, who wanted to share their thoughts with our product team on what... The post What energizes a product manager? appeared first on Inside Intercom.
Opera has recently unveiled a brand-new refresh of its user interface in the developer stream. Really part of a bigger project named Reborn—appropriately so—this new build offers a totally new look and some new features that are sure to pique the interest of many designers. According to the blog entry on Opera’s official website, the […]
The popular social networking platform made yet another important change that was not formally announced. Facebook made a move that has probably been planned for a long time: the platform just changed the entire messaging experience by integrating the Messenger app into its desktop version. Show More Summary
As an engineer, things that don’t make sense keep me up at night. I need to find some underlying order... The post Why the theory of dominant design matters for your product: an engineer’s take appeared first on Inside Intercom.