Link Love 2015.04

Here’s some of my favourite articles, web sites and inspiring goodies from April 2015. “Work your ass off and don’t be an asshole.” Inspiring words and interesting comparisons from well-known graphic designers are presented in a quirky, Swiss-style infographics in this article, ‘I Used to Be a Design Student.’ An oldie but a goodie, ‘The 7 Design Sins […]

Who Are You Blogging for?

When it comes to starting a blog for your company, it’s important to find out why you’re starting a blog. What are your goals? Who do you want to read the blog? What do you hope to achieve through the addition of a blog. There’s a number of reasons to start blogging. The first is […]

QQCC for Designers

As a designer, it can be quite frustrating having a professional blog, Tumblr, Instagram, Twitter or Facebook fan page. Not only do you have to keep up the skills of your trade and constantly innovate, you’re left sharing designs and concepts that you may not be happy or fulfilled with. After all, as soon as […]

Twitter Spotlight: Tweets & RT’s of 2011

After rejoining Twitter earlier this year, it’s quickly become one my favourite social networking web site for keeping up to date with my trade, industries I’m passionate about, industry professionals, and of course, some great celebrities. Here are some great resources, tweets and retweets from my Twitter feed during 2011: @edencarlsen Why marketing yourself or […]

Totally 404: The importance of error pages

One of my favorite nerdy web designer expressions is “she/he/it’s totally 404.” One of the biggest mistakes you can make with your web site is not giving your error pages adequate attention. Although the content of your web site is very important, it may not be the page your viewers land on. If there’s a […]