Category: Tips


GoodUI Teaches Proper Interface Design Skills

Just understanding the fundamentals of design is not enough to craft beautiful websites. A marketing strategy often includes webpage design itself, which naturally falls onto content structure & hierarchy. A new site aptly named GoodUI offers free tips & tricks for building, well, good UI. Each point is broken down to individual ideas that appear […]


3 Things Everything Freelance Design Contract Must Have

If you’re freelancing then you need a contract, full stop.  If there’s only one thing you take away from this article, take that. But read on to learn the basics of what each contract should include and why. Freelancing without a contract is surprisingly common for new and experienced freelancers alike.  Whether you don’t know […]


The Illusion of Life: Animation for UI/UX Design

A few old men working for Walt Disney back in the early 20th century came up with a dozen working properties for lifelike animation. These “12 principles of animation” have lasted for decades and continue to hold a major influence over the animation industry. It’s only in recent years that we’ve seen animation play a […]


Planning Market Research for New Website Launches

Launching a new startup or website idea can take a lot of effort. But most people gloss over the process of researching other competition within your market. It doesn’t take a lot of work, but it does take some time and effort digging around in search engines.


Why the Info on your Invoice Impacts How Fast Clients Pay

While the actual task of invoicing clients is not likely something you look forward to, certainly the flip side of invoicing – all of those receivable dollars – can be seen as cause for celebration. There are few things more satisfying to the bootstrapping entrepreneur than checking your online bank account and seeing your balance […]