It’s the most wonderful time of the year—time for your company to redesign, rebuild, or simply fix your website. We can hear the the flood of questions swirling around in your head or among your team at a Tuesday morning meeting… Do...Read More What Does Working with the WebDevStudios Team Look Like?
Our Redesign for The Sports Geek Is a Sure Bet
WebDevStudios is thrilled to announce the launch of the new and improved TheSportsGeek.com! Working with Kevin McClelland, editor of The Sports Geek, was exciting. The challenge that he presented included the requests for a fresh redesign, a logo refresh, and a full-site-rebuild on WordPress. The original website...Read More Our Redesign for The Sports Geek Is a Sure Bet
Design vs. Art: What’s the Difference and Does It Matter?
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?
Getting Started with Flexbox: First Impressions, Tips, & Tricks
Recently, here at WDS, we started incorporating Flexbox into our projects. I wanted to share some great resources I’ve come across to get going with Flexbox and highlight some of the early first impressions and some of the struggles you might encounter...Read More Getting Started with Flexbox: First Impressions, Tips, & Tricks
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
CSS @font-face: 2016 Edition
Remember back in 2009/2010, when @font-face was introduced? Developers rejoiced, because they no longer were they forced to use a (small) handful of fonts! There were some caveats though…browser support was just okay. To make @font-face work across Chrome, Safari, Firefox, IE, and mobile, you had...Read More CSS @font-face: 2016 Edition
Integrating Sketch3 Into Your Photoshop Workflow
Sketch3 has pretty much established itself as the greatest app for designing web interfaces since…ever. It offers tools that support a solid design workflow and has tailored itself to the needs of web and app creators since day one. But you and...Read More Integrating Sketch3 Into Your Photoshop Workflow
How We Built Skype in Media on WordPress
Last quarter, we were hired by Skype and tasked with building a smaller site, featuring Skype TX. Skype TX is “studio-grade hardware for the broadcast industry, which features peerless integration with Skype.” In other words, Skype Tx is powerful hardware and software for professionals in live...Read More How We Built Skype in Media on WordPress
Creating Better 404 Pages
404 pages–every website has one, and everyone has landed on one from time to time. The goal is to structure our information architecture and design so that no one ever lands one in the first place, but that’s only in a perfect...Read More Creating Better 404 Pages