Category: Web Design

10 Commandments for Designing Websites for Charitable Organizations

10 Commandments for Designing Websites for Charitable Organizations

Creating an impressive web design for a social-driven cause is a huge responsibility. If done right, the website will bring contributions which will enrich the lives of many. A successful charity website will need to provide its users information about what charity they will be donating to. It will have...

Don’t Just Stop and Stare: 7 Reasons Why Your Website Sucks and How to Fix It

Don’t Just Stop and Stare: 7 Reasons Why Your Website Sucks and How to Fix It

It could be hard to swallow sometimes but business owners need to acknowledge that their websites may not be as perfect as they believed it to be. Understandably, some of us decided to create a website one fine day with little to no experience or help whatsoever. Being overly enthusiastic,...

Trends and Predictions: How the Future Looks Like for Web Design in 2014

Trends and Predictions: How the Future Looks Like for Web Design in 2014

As a web design enthusiast, I’m constantly on the look-out for what’s hot and what’s not in the web design world. While some may think that trends are just passing fads, I beg to differ – trends are what makes ideas grow to fruition, and what better way jump early...

Mixing the Disciplines: 54 Things a Web Designer Should Learn to Do in 2014

Mixing the Disciplines: 54 Things a Web Designer Should Learn to Do in 2014

As we approach the end of 2013, it’s time to look at the upcoming web design trends for 2014. Above all, web designers have got to realize what it takes to stay competitive. They need to mix disciplines and understand that there’s a lot more to HTML conversion than they...

Over The Top Websites That Make You Cringe

Over The Top Websites That Make You Cringe

Quite a bit has been said and written about web designing. Countless number of books and tutorials guide you on what to keep in mind when making a great site while a slew of articles warn you about the mistakes you should steer clear of. Then we have experts frequently...

Inspiring Ways to Showcase your Products for E-Commerce Websites

Inspiring Ways to Showcase your Products for E-Commerce Websites

The formula to create eye catching and business generating websites is quite similar. However, the recipe to design an E-Commerce Website may be a little different from other traditional methods of designing websites. The main emphasis of any E-Commerce website is on its products which will be sold to the...

Everything You Wanted to Know about Website Redesign

Everything You Wanted to Know about Website Redesign

The process of website redesign is more than just giving your website a fresh coat of paint. It involves overhauling the website’s design to make it more contemporary, usable and engaging than before; this overhaul is not just visual but technical as well. Website redesign as a process is not...

A Thought on HTML5 Geolocation

A Thought on HTML5 Geolocation

If you want to recognize user’s location, the Geolocation API of HTML5 helps to provide location based information or route navigation details of the user. Different techniques are available for identifying the user’s location. Generally, WIFI or IP based positioning techniques are used by a desktop browser while GPS, A-GPS,...

Evolution Of Web Design In XXI Century

Evolution Of Web Design In XXI Century

If you can even remember back to a time when web design first entered the market, it was a time when only major corporations, or well established businesses, were able to afford putting their name, and their information, into a website format. Websites used to be something that were created...

10 Worst Web Design Ideas to Apply to Your About Us Page

10 Worst Web Design Ideas to Apply to Your About Us Page

There are so many guides and quick tips on how to create an About Us page for your website that it’s hard to find something new. But if you consider yourself a progressive business person/designer you should pay attention to this subject. So we decided to have some fun and...

All You Need to Know about Parallax Scrolling

All You Need to Know about Parallax Scrolling

Our generation has witnessed the evolution of website design in a major way. If you have been the child of the 1990s, you have experienced websites which were mostly text based. Based on the path of the table based sites and online page builders, flash designing, PHP and CSS, Java...

10 Keys to Perfectly Designing a Landing Page that Generates Sales Online

10 Keys to Perfectly Designing a Landing Page that Generates Sales Online

Like it or not, the Internet becomes a more competitive medium every day. These days we cannot afford to lose customers because of a poor web design. Every customer who comes to our site should find what he/she is looking for easy and quickly. Fixing every imperfection is crucial to...

Essentials For Creating A User-Friendly Interface

Essentials For Creating A User-Friendly Interface

When people download an app, they usually look for things such as design, functionality, and efficiency. These fine qualities are never more present than in the app’s interface. You can create an app that is artfully designed and visually stunning, but if no one can figure out to how to...

Essentials of an Effective Coming Soon Page

Essentials of an Effective Coming Soon Page

Several years ago a coming soon page was just a simple standard placeholder with the bare minimum to tell your site visitors that your website was “coming soon”. Little effort was put into the overall design as the actual website was where most designers’ attention went. With the advancement in...

Changing Trends of Web Design and Development for Mobile Devices

Changing Trends of Web Design and Development for Mobile Devices

It is never easy to look at any industry and say, “this is what you should be doing in this instance,” or “this idea will definitely happen.” As anyone involved with web development and design is all too aware, making such bold statements is always impossible in that particular field....