You’ve seen some of the beautiful bullet journals on Pinterest, and there’s more to this trend than an exercise in creativity. Using a bullet journal can make you a master of the website universe. And it all starts with a pen and paper. For those who aren’t familiar, a bullet journal is a notebook (of […]
Both as a web designer, and as a user of the internet, you know that a fast website is a good websiteSpeed of a website is something which you don’t notice, until it’s missing that is. Then it becomes frustrating. A bad user experience. A reason for bouncing off a website never to return. If... Read More at What is a CDN and why does your website need it
A good designer is constantly learning new tricks on how to apply different effects to a photo or built a form from scratch. Some of you may search for various tutorials just to improve your skills, or maybe you need to know some specific technique for your current project. In any case, on this list,... Read More at 20 Graphic Design Tutorials to Improve Your Skills
Great designers help teams and stakeholders make better decisions by using questions to identify opportunities, reveal underlying needs, and understand user context. James Dyson, having been inspired by a centrifuge used to separateShow More Summary
For many of us, sound is an essential part of everyday living. Our day starts with a sound of alarm clock and ends with the subtle click of light switcher; sound is all around us during the day, we listen to our favorite music or receive vital information such as news reports on the radio […]
One of the stickiest situations you can get into as a designer, blogger, or business person, in general, is grabbing a random photo or video from the internet and not giving credit to the person who created it. The same goes for other items like fonts and vectors. Show More Summary
Great customer support is all about empowering your customers to find answers when they need them. Today, we’re... The post How to build a help center from scratch appeared first on Inside Intercom.
Traditionally, IT support has been seen as a source of frustration for people – almost inevitably, as you... The post Using Intercom to make IT personal appeared first on Inside Intercom.
Jingle those bells, people! It’s December, and Santa brought you portfolio sites. This month’s theme generally seems to be minimalism with a splash of geometric decoration. I mean, there are quite a few design styles represented here, but I’m starting to spot a new/old trend coming on. Well hey, a new trend would be just […]
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 […]
It’s that time of year again: The season of peace, goodwill and ‘what can I possibly get Eric/Joanna/Clare/Michael/insert-name’. It’s the first day of advent, and there are just 19 shopping days left until Christmas! But never fear, if you’re struggling to find the perfect gifts for the designers in your life, we have some creative […]
Few things are more exciting (or hectic) than the weeks and days leading up to a brand new... The post Why social media is an invaluable part of any successful product launch appeared first on Inside Intercom.
I’ve just put the finishing touches to a new product. Vintage Photo Creator is a collection of Photoshop Actions and high-resolution Seamless Texture Patterns that combine to give...
Whether you’re at a brand-new startup, or launching a fresh offering under the umbrella of a name brand,... The post Dropbox’s Jenna Crane on bringing a new product to market appeared first on Inside Intercom.
You have launched your online store, put a social media campaign in place, and created a roadmap of how you can grow your business over time. However, now it’s time for the company branding. So, how do you start with that? Branding comprises...Show More Summary
Sales first, marketing first, technology first. There’s lots of ways to build a company. Today we’re in an... The post Ingredients to build a product first company appeared first on Inside Intercom.
Buying gifts for the technologically inclined can be challenging. Here’s fifteen great ideas for gifts for web designers. Responsive Sketch Pad This unique sketch pad is created to help developers design websites for both desktop and mobile platforms. Show More Summary
Email marketing has been rumored to be dead. Don’t believe that just yet. People still read emails. In fact, 80% of retail businesses say that email marketing is the number one customer retention, according to eMarketer. There are many factors for when an email is considered “good.” But right now, let’s talk about design first. Show More Summary