Why Your Online Portfolio Needs a Makeover Before the End of the Year
Imagine you’re pitching your work to a new client. It’s the client of your dreams — one you’ve always wanted to land. The natural first step is to send them to your online portfolio, so you want that representation of your work to be the absolute best it can be. Psychologists studied how long it […]
Why Your E-Commerce Site Needs a Style Guide
One of the first things a shopper observes (whether they realize it or not) is the overall appearance of your site. A professional looking, well organized e-commerce site puts users at ease. They will get the impression some thought, and consideration was put into its presentation. This, in turn, helps them feel more secure shopping […]
Are Sliders Still Useful to Your Website?
Sliders became a trend and suddenly started popping up in the headers of sites everywhere. It makes a lot of sense for an e-commerce brand that might want to highlight a variety of products. It also keeps the page moving rather than static. Sliders are one of the most widely used elements on websites. However, […]
Your Mobile Menu Belongs at the Bottom of The Screen: Here’s Why
Did you know that you have a somatosensory cortex? That’s the part of your brain that controls your thumb and other digits. If you use your mobile phone on a regular basis, your somatosensory cortex may be larger. However, that’s not universally true. It was once assumed that people held their phones with one hand […]
What Your Company Website Is Begging for in 2018
As we head into a new year, it is a great time to take stock of your current website and figure out what might make it even better in 2018. About 77% of design agencies state poor company website UX as a major weakness for their clients. There are also many other factors that come […]
Do Flat Icons Still Pertain to Web Design?
More and more people are accessing the Internet via their mobile devices. This has given rise to mobile-friendly websites. Part of that trend is the flat web design, which is simply a minimalistic design with a focus on how usable the site is. This is perfectly suited for mobile websites. Approximately 56 percent of traffic […]
7 Good Sources for Free Stock Images for your Blog
Looking to spice up your blog posts? Well, adding images can be a great way to add some flavor on textual content and keep your readers coming back for more. Even scientist concur that images tend to evoke emotions meaning that you are bound to convert more if you have high quality images in your […]
Here are 4 Reasons Why Interactive Maps on Websites Are Helpful
Interactive maps are an incredibly useful way to share information on a particular region or location, because they’re both engaging and attractive. Furthermore, they’re interactive, allowing users to pan, zoom, scroll and even play around with a map layout. It’s easy to see why a feature like this is so promising on the consumer side […]