In web design for retail or service businesses, it is fairly common practice to embed a google map into the footer so that site visitors can easily get directions to the company's physical location. Lately we've been getting a bit more creative with how we design the maps, still linking to Google Maps but creating our own beautiful thumbnail that matches the look and feel
As we move most of our digital world onto tablets and phones, I'm feeling a little nostalgic about the journey of the desktop. As one on the Mac side of the Apple/PC battle, I did a little research on the evolution of Apple computers. Discloser: I pulled all my information, including the images I illustrated from, from a 2012 post on the alphabytesoup blog. Looks
As a designer, one of the most difficult (and most satisfying) challenges is organizing large amounts of information into clear, visual arrangements. We take complex ideas and portray them in digestible pieces, shed new light on them, guide people through a discovery process and invite them to draw conclusions. There are some fantastic sources of inspiration out there with designers really pushing the boundaries of
Ever wonder what time of day is the best to pin things on pinterest? Well, if its repins your looking for, pin in the evening!
Timing is a critical piece of a strong email marketing strategy. Knowing what day and what time to send emails to your customers can really improve your open and click through rates.
Ever wonder if the colors of your website affect your customer's decisions?