Category: Design

10 Web Design Trends to Follow in 2016

Now that we are well into 2016, we have had the opportunity to look at how true predictions made last year for web design trends this year are turning out to be. I’d go as far as to say that...

The Online Portfolio: 4 Examples of Brilliant Pre-Built Websites

Building an attention-getting online portfolio is not the easiest of web design tasks you can tackle. If you give enough thought to what you are doing however, and have the right tools for the job, building a great portfolio doesn’t...

Using Psychology to Create Design that “Works”

Someone once said, “Designers are artists who cannot draw.” To counter this, a responder stated, “Designers are psychologists who can draw.” And if you want to create designs that engage and result in conversions for your clients, then you do...

Why Visual Designers will “Rule” the Web of the Future

Think how far we have come. From early web designs to the visual content we now experience has meant huge technology innovations, creativity, and passionate designers who will always reach for the next level of UX. And that’s what it...

UX and Design Trends. What will It Take to Make Visitors Happy in 2016?

Although outsourcing has slowed dev jobs growth, other areas in the IT sector, including eCommerce business and web design and development, continue to grow at a rapid pace. Web design is not without its challenges however, particularly in the eCommerce...

Can You Learn Creativity? Yes! Here’s How.

You either have it, or you don’t. Or so they say. Creativity is a characteristic that is as much wished-for as it is revered. A lot of us hope we were more creative or that, deep inside, we possess that...

Harnessing the Power of the Grid in your Designs

To design is to put together elements in a visually attractive layout. Building the layout is one of the most challenging aspects to learn, understand, and master. Most designers overlook and set aside using grids on their work to keep...

Color Theory: How to Choose Correct Colors for Your Brand

It all started with your basic blues, yellows and reds. Eventually, you discovered that the rainbow also has the vibrant colors of orange, green, indigo and violet. You discovered the awesome world of Crayola and were introduced to colors whose...

10 Ideas to Enhance Your Design Workspace

Work efficiency is comprised of more than just actionable lists and process engagements. The environment surrounding you affects your frame of mind and your productivity. Things like sound and temperature have been proven to influence your typing accuracy and speed....