Tag: How-To

How To Design & Code a Nice Contact Form

Regarding contacting on a website there are two types: On the one hand the sites that provide a contact form to send a message to the operator. But there are also people who prefer to be contacted by a simple...

Top 10 Useful Translation Plugins for WordPress

Before we jump into this article, I just would like to share a little backstory that will show you why these plugins must not be overlooked. As any webmaster would be, I'm obsessed with stats and analytics. While looking through google...

6 Ways To Overcome Freelance Stress

Anyone who has freelanced for some time can attest to the fact that freelancing at times can be stressful. With demanding clients, deadlines, financial concerns, and admin task you're freelancing dream can easily turn into a nightmare. Like all things...

60 User Interface Calendar Inspirations and Downloads

Welcome to the official calendar apocalypse! As humans we often forget things easily, such as anniversaries. One thing I've learned form my experience is to never forget that date, because once you do your in deep water.  Apart from relationships we have...

Branding for Beginners: Where to Start

Strong brands stick around! According to a 2003 study by Business Week magazine, over 30 percent of the world’s leading brands were developed before 1900! Coca Cola (Founded in 1892) GE (Founded in 1876) Citibank (Founded 1812) HSBC (Founded 1865)...

How Web Designers Should Use Twitter (Properly)

As a freelance web designer, a main portion of your business activities must revolve around connecting with those who are most likely to buy your applications or become future clients. The best way to do this in today's interconnected online...

How To Say No to Your Clients

The well-known saying ‘the customer is always right’ may work well in retail (to a certain extent), but it is far from the truth in the web design world. Of course, saying no clients can be a scary prospect. But...

5 Ways to Combat Creative Blocks

As all creative people will know, there are times when you just can’t seem to focus on what you want to do; when all your creative juices have dried up and you’re left wondering what exactly is happening and how...