Design Tips for Mobile Checkout Screens

Jake Rocheleau  •  Design  •  February 21, 2018
Design Tips for Mobile Checkout Screens

Designing your site for a better conversion rate is a guaranteed way to increase sales. But you also need to consider general UX principles for your online shop, and this goes double for mobile users. The majority of Internet traffic is now dominated by mobile. In 2017 the estimated total for mobile users across the whole Internet hit around 52%. If you aren’t optimizing...

So, you’re a designer. Are You Ready For The Fourth Industrial Revolution?

Andrian  •  Resources  •  February 21, 2018
So, you’re a designer. Are You Ready For The Fourth Industrial Revolution?

It appears that the “Fourth Industrial Revolution” has arrived. A recent study by Edelman Intelligence states freelancers are already feeling the impact. Artificial Intelligence (AI) is one of the technologies that affect jobs market. But the growth of AI and other innovative technologies is already having a major impact. You could sit by and watch the story unfold....

14 Bad Ad Policies That Will Get You Blacklisted in Chrome

Doru Ciobanu  •  News  •  February 20, 2018
14 Bad Ad Policies That Will Get You Blacklisted in Chrome

Google’s web browser, Chrome, now blocks ads by default. Why would Google block ads? Well, taking into account that more people are becoming increasingly aware of ad-blocking options, it was only a matter of time until Google had to do something about it. 69% of people surveyed said that they were motivated to install ad blockers by annoying or intrusive ads. It started...

Introducing Postcards, Email Template Builder

Andrian  •  News  •  February 19, 2018
Introducing Postcards, Email Template Builder

Using Postcards, you can create beautiful emails/newsletters in minutes with drag and drop features and ready-made modules. Generated and exported emails are optimized for most popular email service providers and email clients (desktop and...

Best Free Web Icon Packs for 2018

Nataly Birch  •  Icons  •  February 16, 2018
Best Free Web Icon Packs for 2018

There are certain things in user interfaces that are eternal. Whatever the trend is — skeuomorphic, minimal, flat — designers will adapt to the current situation. One of the integral bricks of any good design is icons. As a clear graphical representation, an icon naturally bridges the gap between the web application and user. You do not need words — an icon...

Google Announces AMP for Email

Doru Ciobanu  •  News  •  February 14, 2018
Google Announces AMP for Email

According to some, email was supposed to be obsolete a long time ago. Well, neither Facebook nor countless chat apps succeeded at dethroning email from our lives. More than 270 billion emails were sent each day in 2017. Today, with the launch of Google’s AMP for Email, the oldest method of digital communication gets another makeover. AMP for Your Inbox AMP for Email,...

Postcards – Drag and Drop Email Template Builder

Andrian  •  Shop  •  February 13, 2018
Postcards – Drag and Drop Email Template Builder

Postcards is here and we want to show them to you! Using Postcards, you can create beautiful emails/newsletters in minutes with drag and drop features and ready-made modules. Generated and exported emails are optimized for most popular email service providers and email clients (desktop and...

Google Announces AMP Stories for Creatives

Doru Ciobanu  •  News  •  February 13, 2018
Google Announces AMP Stories for Creatives

AMP, Google’s Accelerated Mobile Pages project aimed at making mobile pages load fast, just got updated to include custom visuals. It was about time. AMP Stories changes everything! The newly launched AMP Stories format is an addition to the AMP Project and allows content publishers focused on mobile to deliver news engagingly and visually. A Visual-Driven Format for...

Best Resources for Learning Haml from Scratch

Jake Rocheleau  •  Coding  •  February 7, 2018
Best Resources for Learning Haml from Scratch

Basic HTML is pretty simple to learn. It’s also the cornerstone of all websites and it’s a necessity for web developers of all styles. But modern preprocessors let developers write shorthand HTML to save time. One of my favorites is the Haml language running on Ruby. It can work as a Ruby templating language and it can work as a preprocessor for basic HTML sites. If...

Alice Savoie Releases Faune: The Animal Typeface

Andrian  •  News  •  February 2, 2018
Alice Savoie Releases Faune: The Animal Typeface

When it comes to typefaces, people either do not put too much effort into them, or pick the one that they like and stick with it. Many people may not realize the intricacies of a font that can make or break a story or piece of writing. Even fewer people know the specific history behind any of the typefaces that they use on a daily basis. That, however, does not mean that the...