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  • Tips for selling web design

    6 Tips To Help Sell Web Design Services Without A Sales Rep

    You make websites; and if you also sell web design services, you probably do a good job at it. The problem is, however, being able to make good websites doesn’t always mean you are able to sell your web design services. You’re a designer, not a salesperson after all!Continue reading

    Jan 04, 20188 min read
  • UX Resolution Blog

    Design Better With These UX New Year’s Resolutions

    Usability is not a trend, it is a necessity. If you aren’t already ensuring that your digital content is easy to navigate you should start now. It doesn’t have to be hard. There are plenty of UX strategies that make the process of creating user-focused experiences easy. It’s all about knowing what they are and deciding to use them.Continue reading

    Dec 27, 20178 min read
  • one page website

    When Should You Use a One Page Website?

    What if you could say everything that you needed to say on a single page without the hassle of menus? The one page website makes this a possibility, while also adding native responsiveness, an intense focus on content, and lowered design costs. However, with all great things, there is a cost, and this popular web design trend comes with its drawbacks.Continue reading

    Dec 20, 20178 min read
  • optimizing user flow

    10 Techniques for Optimizing User Flow on a Website

    Is your website underperforming? Before you spend money on more marketing, consider improving the user experience first. User flow optimization is an excellent way to make any site better while maintaining the user as the focus. Before you can discuss how to improve user flow, you must first understand what user flow is. Basically speaking, user flow represents the path taken by a website user to complete a specific task.Continue reading

    Dec 07, 20178 min read
  • registration form

    9 User Registration Forms That Fit a Variety of Needs

    Think you can’t get creative with a user registration form? Think again. User registration forms come in a variety of flavors, all designed to introduce site visitors to a website, convert them to users, or send them further down a sales funnel. They are literally the front door of many web-based projects and are, therefore, vital to creating an experience the user will love.Continue reading

    Nov 29, 20178 min read
  • organize blog content

    Organize Your Blog Content with Taxonomies

    Adding a blog to your website, or maintaining one that is separate from it is much more than merely putting words on a screen. Just like any other website, it…Continue reading

    Nov 16, 20178 min read
  • UX Youtubers

    11 UX YouTubers You Should Check Out

    .blog-left-image {float:left; padding:0px 25px 25px 0px;} Need a break from designing, or are you interested in learning more about user-experience design? These YouTube channels will help you learn, laugh, and…Continue reading

    Nov 10, 20175 min read
  • lower exit intent

    How to Lower Your Website Exit Rate

    Nowadays, websites much do much more than just look good. They must also perform. One way to measure the performance of a website is with its exit rate. Unfortunately, many people do not know what an exit rate is, or how to lower it. The first thing to understand about the exit rate is that it is not the bounce rate. The bounce rate represents the frequency of times that a user landed on a particular page and left from that same page. Bounce rates potentially denote an unhappy site visitor, someone who landed on a page and had no interest to visit any others.Continue reading

    Nov 03, 20175 min read
  • information architecture book recommendations

    14 Information Architecture Books We Love

    When it comes to information architecture, there is a vast amount of information on the internet, but it is not always easy to discern which information is worth your time. Unfortunately, there aren’t many online sources that thoroughly teach the ins and outs of web design. Luckily there are some excellent published works that are well worth your time and money.Continue reading

    Aug 23, 201720 min read
  • Planning Secure Websites

    Planning a Secure Website in Three Steps

    Many factors go into planning a business website – all of them relevant. To make an effective website, you’ll need to consider details such as design, content, and metrics. These aren’t the only consideration, however. In addition to these things, you will also need to think about security. Website security helps keep your business and customers safe. While it isn’t always thought about before building a website, including it in your site planning could save you time and trouble later. Below are three steps for planning a secure site. Continue reading

    Aug 09, 20173 min read