I will be speaking at this seminar organized by Meritus Media on July 15th on the subject of “The Power of Visual Content”. Register today.
If you are in business today and are doing no social media at all – you need to reconsider your strategy. And if you are not active on Facebook then you also need to figure that out rapidly. Worldwide, there are over 1.23 billion monthly active Facebook users and that number is only increasing year […]
Social media is here to stay. That isn’t even a point of debate anymore. Many businesses are already on social media platforms and have Facebook fan pages, twitter accounts for customer support, youtube channels and on and on. However, a lot of what you see on these profiles looks like someone just threw together some […]
I love music. And I love design. I’m an avid listener to Pandora. It keeps me company as I sit and work at my computer. I recently noticed that they updated their logo. I really like the new direction. The typography was a great choice in my opinion. Clean, modern, bold. Beautiful. Here’s the old […]
This is a great little video to show the evolution of type faces and their use. A logo designer friend shared it with me, and I thought I’d pass it along. Enjoy.
I think it was Bill Gates who said some years ago, “In the future there will be two kinds of companies. One with an effective website, and one with no business at all.” Okay, so maybe it wasn’t Bill Gates, and maybe I totally paraphrased that “quote”. But you get the idea. In web developer […]
This is a great article for anyone interested in web design and understanding what goes in to the process of good design. Nielsen Norman Group published the article in 2011, and it’s worth a read. Enjoy. http://www.nngroup.com/articles/top-10-mistakes-web-design/
I found this blog entry on springleap.com and thought it was worth sharing: The history of Photoshop is the story of modern graphic design. For many designers, a world without Photoshop seems like ancient history. But it’s important to remember that until 1990, the majority of designers still made use of Letraset hand lettering and […]
As a designer I constantly pay attention to visuals and they affect content. There has been a recent move to focus more and more on visual content in social media. Facebook purchasing Instagram was just one example. And it makes sense if you think about it. When looking down your twitter or facebook feed, what […]
If you’re into podcasts, and if you’re into design, then I found just the thing for you. Design Matters, a podcast run by Debbie Millman of designobserver.com. The episodes feature some fascinating personalities with some really interesting views on the world of design. Check out the podcast here.