Over the last four years I’ve been designing dashboards and applications, and I’ve learned how to deal with different departments, and utilise their knowledge in order to make product design more efficient. Today, I’m going to share all of the steps that I’ve built into my daily routine, that I believe have made me a […]
Every year in design circles, there’s a buzzword. This year, the buzzword is without question bots. As with anything we... The post The best name for your bot is no name at all 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. Throughout my learning...Show More Summary
Every year, blogs like this one try to predict what’s going to happen in our industry over the next 12 months. Design is a product of its environment and good design reflects the world that it exists in; no one has a crystal ball, so unsurprisingly design predictions are wrong as often as they are right. […]
Just because a web designer’s job isn’t necessarily audio-related, that doesn’t mean that web designers shouldn’t use headphones that are tailored to their needs. Just what are their audio needs? Well, those needs could range from needing...Show More Summary
Nobody who sets out to build a great business intends to provide bad customer support. But just as growth is... The post Our latest book: Intercom on Customer Support – 2nd edition appeared first on Inside Intercom.
This bundle contains 9 high-quality design products for your perfect winter time. Simulating photorealistic snow or fog for photography, web or print design has never been that easy. Various snow objects as well as 16 artistic snowflakes with transparent backgrounds will add a special touch to your Christmas and winter designs. Show More Summary
When it comes to creating your website and logo design, nothing but the best will do. You need to consider your branding always when creating any STD or web property. You also should consider your logo design and how your website works with your logo to help your branding. Show More Summary
The question of what it takes to become an expert has occupied psychologists for decades. As user onboarding and customer... The post Turning amateur users into experts appeared first on Inside Intercom.
New design tools are like new toys. You are probably always looking for elements to make your life easier. Here we have them. From new releases to updated documentation to open source code from Kickstarter to a few funky typefaces, this roundup is packed with design goodies. Almost everything on the list this month is […]
Code, Mark-up & Load times Using up to date mark-up It’s one thing to make a website look beautiful, but underneath, the code needs to be beautiful too, therefore it is important to use up to date markup (HTML5 & CSS5) in order to adhere to W3C standards. Show More Summary
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 […]
Using WordPress? Try These CTA Based Plugins for Better On-Page Optimization WordPress powers nearly 5% of the entire web, and a quarter of the top 10,000 websites. Its ease of use, flexibility, and versatility account for its widespread adoption. Show More Summary
Ultrawide monitors are largely considered to be the next big thing in the computer monitor world, and a number of ultrawide monitor models have been released over the past few years – such as the Dell U3415W or the Samsung S34E790C. Still, while most of those monitors offer a resolution of 2,560 x 1,080 or... Read More at LG 38UC99 38? Ultrawide Monitor Review
January is the time most of us cease reflecting on the year gone by, and start looking to the months ahead. It seems everyone has different ideas on what to expect in 2017 (you’ll read ours next week) and one of the most anticipated changes this year, is the introduction of CSS Grid Layout. Grid […]
An effective messaging strategy is the bedrock upon which you can build customer engagement. Unless your customers value what you... The post 12 steps to create a great messaging strategy appeared first on Inside Intercom.
Enjoy a collection of some of the best WooCommerce themes for 2017 and get inspired to build a UX-friendly website with a beautiful layout that truly engages your customers. Allow me to present you the 2017 collection of the best WooCommerce themes. Show More Summary
As we turn the page to 2017, we’ve been thinking a lot about the buzzwords and trends of the past... The post Talking trends in product with Intercom’s Paul Adams and Emmet Connolly appeared first on Inside Intercom.
Web design has come a long, long way since the 1990s, when things like GeoCities and AOL dominated the Internet. Design itself has evolved, along with a deeper understanding of principles like usability and the user experience. There certainly hasn’t been a lack of studies examining everything from typography and site speed, to content above […]