Using an Online Website Builder vs Hiring a Web Designer

Website Builder vs Hiring a Web Designer In this post I will outline the pros and cons of using an online website builder like wix.com, vs those of hiring a web designer / developer, or web development company. What is an online website builder? Online website builder software provides customers with a user interface (drag [...]

By | 2014-06-27T16:27:01+00:00 June 27th, 2014|Categories: Web Design|Tags: , |0 Comments

Career Advice For Graduating Web Design Students

It’s that time of year again: graduation, when students transition away from the classroom to what will hopefully be a long and successful career in their chosen industry. I recently said goodbye to some of my own website design and development students. Instead of teaching lessons in design principles or responsive websites, I spent our [...]

By | 2014-06-25T22:44:22+00:00 June 25th, 2014|Categories: Web Design|Tags: , , |0 Comments

How Much Should a Website Cost?

Why ‘How Much Should A Website Cost?’ Is a Difficult Question “So how much will a new website cost?” It’s probably the most common question I get asked by new clients. I don’t blame them. It’s probably the first question I would ask myself. But it is actually quite a tricky question to answer as [...]

By | 2014-06-11T22:21:47+00:00 June 11th, 2014|Categories: Web Design|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Top Website Design Trends to Implement in 2014

The web as we know it is over 20 years old. As with anything that grows, the world wide web has changed dramatically over the last two decades. Like the internet, website design techniques constantly evolve to enhance the user experience. While not all of the upcoming trends may be appropriate for your website redesign [...]

By | 2014-05-20T13:07:22+00:00 May 20th, 2014|Categories: Web Design|Tags: , , |0 Comments

5 fundamentals every web designer needs to understand

We all know intuitively what makes a website look bad: overused bevel effects, corny clip art, overcrowded layouts. These annoyances are easily corrected by developing with design fundamentals in mind—the same principles used by professional designers and artists alike. Great websites bring together form and function. In fact, well-designed websites are seen as more credible, [...]

By | 2014-05-12T00:18:20+00:00 May 12th, 2014|Categories: Web Design|0 Comments
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