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How to effectively use testimonials in your business website

The truth is that what people say about your company is worth more than anything you can say about it. Using testimonials throughout your business website is a great way to create trust, improve your sales and grow your business. Here ‘s how to get the most out of your client testimonials.

How to keep your WordPress company website safe from hacking

Running your business website on WordPress has many benefits – it’s easy to customize, cheap to maintain and easy to use. But, by powering over 25% of the websites online, Wordpress also makes for a fairly large hacking target. Here’s how to keep your website safe.

Best 5 design books I read in 2016

This year I really doubled-down on my reading, going through over 30 design books. These are the books that influenced me the most. 1. Megg’s History of Graphic Design by Philip B. Meggs, Alston W. Purvis At over 600 pages, it is certainly not a quick read, but that’s one of the things I liked most […]

A simple approach to responsive web design

Making your website responsive can seem a daunting task, but it turns out that once you get started, responsive web design is actually a pretty simple concept that’s also easy to implement. And it can totally be done without ever touching any mobile frameworks, responsive grids, user agent sniffing scripts, javascript hacks, redirects or using […]

learning web design on your own: getting started

As I’ve mentioned in a previous post, I am a self-taught web designer and I often get messages from people who want to change careers or just want to get started web design industry don’t know how exactly how to do that or what sort of knowledge is required from a web designer today. There are so […]

How to design a good restaurant website

A while ago, I was approached by .net magazine to contribute to their web design build-off section. In the build-off, they give a general short breif to 3 designers and then publish their designs along with a short one page explination of that design. In this case the theme was restaurant websites and you can […]