Design is a solution to a problem. Art is a question to a problem. —John Maeda Have you ever called your designer “a creative,” or asked them to just “use their imagination” when discussing new designs? Maybe you even came to them with a...Read More Design vs. Art: What’s the Difference and Does It Matter?
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5 Steps to Creating a Better Landing Page
If you’re a designer with some online experience, you have probably already created a landing page or two in your time. Obviously, without a proper strategy your lander won’t convert, but for the sake of this tutorial, we’re going to assume you already...Read More 5 Steps to Creating a Better Landing Page
White Space and the Fallacy of ‘Above the Fold’
The amount of information available on our screens is overwhelming. I say “screens” because we interact with so many throughout the day: smartphones, laptops, desktops, watches, televisions. Even my dentist’s office has a screen in each room that usually plays a screensaver, but is...Read More White Space and the Fallacy of ‘Above the Fold’
Why Grids Matter: A Review From Chaos to Order
For ages, grids have hung prose on pages to the benefit of humanity and to its curse at times. The topic of grids is lost to some, especially in a world that moves so fast. Designers have to, at times, initiate the...Read More Why Grids Matter: A Review From Chaos to Order