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We’d like to share articles and updates about the things we love with you. Including everything from the latest graphic design trends and current cutting edge website design and development news to keep you informed…

The Known Guide to Web Design Trends 2022 – Part 2

Mar 18, 2022

Well, lookie here! More website design trends for 2022, but this time about functionality. (Didn’t see our article on this year’s hot visual trends? It’s not too late – it is waiting for you here.) Here’s what’s got us all fired up: Motion Sickness . . . and how to …

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Your Easy Guide: Multi-Page Brochure vs Single-Page Websites

Feb 4, 2022

When it comes to choosing between multi-page brochure or single-page sites, we’re going to make things easy peasy lemon squeezy. Think, is it a brochure bonanza or a one-page wonder that is best for your business? Unlike a one-pager where the homepage is the entire site, the homepage of a …

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The Real Cost Of A Good Website

Jan 24, 2022

(and why it’s worth every cent). It’s 2022. And while we have a lot to contest in the world, there is one thing we can all agree on:  Your business needs a website. And a good one at that.  A solid robust website offers credibility, safety and promotion (Online marketing). …

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Pantone Colour Of The Year 2022

Jan 17, 2022

This year’s pantone colour inspires creativity and inner inventiveness. Pantone 17-3938 Very Peri encourages a confidence and courageous curiosity that opens up a world of endless possibilities as we start to re-create and re-imagine this 2022. The future is now, and we are ready. Today’s world is in constant flux, …

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10 Creative Web Designs Guaranteed to Boost Your Startup Conversion

Jan 11, 2022

How easy is it to start up a startup? Not very. According to some sources, the failure rate for startups hovers somewhere around 90 percent — not a very encouraging way to start out, is it? So, what makes the difference? Well, there are plenty of factors that play into …

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Yes mom. Website Design is a real job.

Dec 23, 2021

“What do you want to be when you grow up”?  If you were born in the early 2000’s, bet you didn’t answer “Web Designer” when asked as a kid. Back then career dreams that made the Top 10 year after year were doctors, teachers and astronauts.  This has a lot …

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Website Design Guide

Dec 20, 2021

Website widths to consider for your mockup In the early 90’s when the first website was created, the standard screen width was 640 x 480px. (ThoughtCo) Now we don’t just have bigger monitors, but more types of devices and their varying sizes to consider as well. Do you know what …

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Briefing Your Web Designer.

Nov 25, 2021

AN ESSENTIAL HOW-TO “Look into my crystal ball,” said the client to the web designer. “Therein lies the answers to all of your questions.” Except the glass orb did not contain the answers. And the web designer, who was skilled in many things, did not have the traits of telepathy …

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Mission E-commerce: The launch of your website.

Nov 8, 2021

The launch of any website is a risky and exciting venture! Arguably, launching an e-commerce website is an even greater one. Some thrive, some flop like a fish out of water. Or belly flop into water like your favourite uncle on the first day of summer. (What you see all …

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