Web Design

6 corporate website fails to watch out for.

April 27, 20108 Comments

Unfortunately for the web, many websites are conceived, designed and built internally. Whilst there are exceptions to the rule, often this leads to a number of decisions being made that are at best questionable, and at worst disastrous for the usability and overall success of the site. This post talks about some of my own […]

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The designers guide to digital scrapbooking

January 23, 20102 Comments

For designers, there are plenty of places to find inspiration around the web. Numerous web sites, galleries and blog posts composed with the end goal of getting your synapses firing. However, what happens to the inspiration you find on your everyday journey around the web? Commonly these are lost in the ether, as you aren’t […]

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A decade in web design

December 28, 200911 Comments

The web has matured alot in ten years, and as we approach the end of the decade, its time to celebrate the technologies, people and companies that push us forward to where we are today.

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How to give your website a strong personal voice.

November 19, 20093 Comments

When developing a web application, or indeed any web presence for a client, it’s easy to forget that perceptions of the overall experience count. All too often, we deliver on the website goals, but forget about the feelings and emotions that it will leave the user with, both from a visual perspective, and from the […]

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11 iphone apps every web designer should download

October 11, 200914 Comments

As a web designer you know that things are changing at a fast pace. What was hot one day is not the other. One “new” technology that is growing bigger and bigger in popularity each and every day is the iPhone and its apps. This is an appreciated development as it can make our lives […]

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9 usability mistakes even the big boys make.

October 1, 200928 Comments

User interface design is one of the most important aspects of web application design, and alot of the time is revisted only when the app is finished, rather than setting out on the right path at the get go. Making your application easy to use, can make or break the success of the app. It […]

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10 cutting edge javascript experiments.

September 2, 20093 Comments

The next major revision of HTML is getting us web developers and designers all a bit giddy. The following post examines some of the ground breaking javascript experiments showcasing what is possible.

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30+ mind blowing papervision 3d sites.

August 16, 20094 Comments

Papervision 3d is a a popular open source 3D engine for Flash. With the broadband pipe getting wider all the time, and download speeds not playing such a critical factor in the design of web apps, some developers have really pushed flash to the limit.

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10 strike plan to grease your site for speed.

July 17, 20095 Comments

Website speed has never been more important, here are a collection of some of the best ways that you can achieve faster page loads.

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30+ awe inspiring digital illustrator portfolios

June 28, 20098 Comments

This post showcases and celebrates some of the most talented illustrators from around the world along with a sampling of their work.

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