What does brand marketing and story telling have in common? A lot more than you might think.
November 6, 2012 by Jill Specter
For this week’s post, I bring you the experience of getting your photos printed online! I chose MPix to help me out. Their site is quick and easy to use and I am happy with the results, overall.
October 9, 2012 by Jill Specter
I know, who can resist the pull of the animated GIF and all its awesomeness? Luckily these days you may not need Photoshop, although it’s my ol’ tried and true method. To create your very own, wondrous 8-bit color animated…
September 25, 2012 by Jill Specter
I have a couple of gripes with some websites. When looking for what I want on a website, it should be easy and obvious. More often than not, though, many sites make it really, really hard to find basic things…
August 21, 2012 by Jill Specter
Hover menus, also known as fly-over menus, are prevalent on the Web. But are they an example of good user experience design? Since everybody does it, it must be OK, right?
July 10, 2012 by Peter Ridge
I am a woman and I like to shop. There, I said it. I feel much better. I have spent many, many years building my shopping skills and brand recognition expertise. In all those years, I’ve noticed a few things….
July 3, 2012 by Jill Specter
The location of navigation controls in Web browsers seem to have become less efficient over the years. Originally clustered together on the left-hand side of the URL bar to minimize the amount of mousing required, the Back, Forward, Stop and…
June 12, 2012 by Peter Ridge
Over the last little while (yes that’s a time frame) there has been a HUGE influx of vintage-inspired designs. People seem to seek a more handmade feel in their product’s branding. Perhaps because much of our lives are spent in…
June 5, 2012 by Jill Specter