Monthly Archives: May 2013

Up To Date vs Trendy

In his article “Symptoms of Epidemic Web Design Trends” on smashingmagazine.com,  Espen Brunborg states that all too often, designers just jump on the bandwagon of the latest trends with no regard at all for how the elements that are being used actually affect or present the product or company.  While we do want to stay up to date, it is important to consider what message we are really trying to get across and merge that with Continue reading

How does your site look on mobile or tablet?

Unless you have responsive design, your site probably does not look or act as nice across devices as it does on the desktop.  Many sites are really difficult to look at or navigate when you get to the smaller devices and most of us just can not afford to have additional sites built for every device.  There are so many different sizes these days.  That is where responsive design comes to the rescue.  Responsive web design embraces the idea that people do not all use the same device and that considering user experience across devices is important.  In other words, you want to provide the user with the best experience no matter the device they view your site on. Continue reading