Category: Web

16
Sep

Facebook is finally making a ‘Dislike’ button

People have been asking for it, and finally after years of refusing to build one, Facebook is finally going to give us a way to express something other than a “Like.” I know I’ve posted a funny video on what it would be like if Facebook removed everything that people complained about and how it would end up, but brace yourselves because the Facebook “Dislike” button is coming–although the exact form a “Dislike” button may take is still up in the air. Continue Reading..

Daniel is an Art Director and Graphic Designer with over a decade of experience in advertising and marketing in the Greater Toronto Area.

15
Sep

Typography tips for better web design and sales

We’re a visual society. And with our fast-paced lives and the amount of information we’re constantly barraged with, it takes a striking visual to get our attention. But you also need smart copy presented with good typography to back it up.Continue Reading..

Daniel is an Art Director and Graphic Designer with over a decade of experience in advertising and marketing in the Greater Toronto Area.

02
Sep

How to make your portfolio website stand out from the crowd

It the past decade, it’s become crucial for designers and artists to establish their online presence; both though a website and social media. A portfolio website is the quickest and easiest way to showcase what you can do. And it can attract the attention of potential clients and collaborators who will search you out online.Continue Reading..

Daniel is an Art Director and Graphic Designer with over a decade of experience in advertising and marketing in the Greater Toronto Area.

31
Aug

Infographic: 10 key elements of a high quality website

In today’s online world, how your business is reflected on your website is how people perceive the business itself. Therefore if you’re site is poorly designed, people may believe that the product or service that you offer is also of poor quality. Continue Reading..

Daniel is an Art Director and Graphic Designer with over a decade of experience in advertising and marketing in the Greater Toronto Area.

25
Aug

Get over 200 Windows icons free

When Microsoft released Windows 10, it also released the icon font Segoe UI Symbol. That icon font is recommended for developers to use when designing an app for use on Windows 10, but one icon design company argues that Segoe UI Symbol adds visual noise because the icons have different visual weights.Continue Reading..

Daniel is an Art Director and Graphic Designer with over a decade of experience in advertising and marketing in the Greater Toronto Area.

05
Aug

Web design colour trends for 2015

Style trends that designers use in web design change from year to year, as do the colour palettes that go along with them. So far, 2015 has become the year of vibrant colours. Hues like red, orange, pink and bright green, blue and purple have become a focal point and designers are pairing bright colour choices in a way that was almost taboo a few years ago. Also check out Pantone’s predictions for this fall.Continue Reading..

Daniel is an Art Director and Graphic Designer with over a decade of experience in advertising and marketing in the Greater Toronto Area.

16
Jul

How to become a UI/UX Designer

Yes, you’ve read that right – you too can become a kick-ass UI or UX designer. Like most things, there’s no guaranteeing instant success. If you’re a new web designer who is aspiring to become a UI/UX designer, the first thing to know is that there is a difference between UI and UX. These terms are often misunderstood by both designers and those outside the industry.Continue Reading..

Daniel is an Art Director and Graphic Designer with over a decade of experience in advertising and marketing in the Greater Toronto Area.

18
Mar

26 crazy facts about Google you probably never knew

Google is changing the world. I bet you have a hard time remembering what it was like before you could Google something? Chances are now that you use it everyday for work and play. But do you know the crazy facts around Google’s history or its various secrets?Continue Reading..

Daniel is an Art Director and Graphic Designer with over a decade of experience in advertising and marketing in the Greater Toronto Area.

26
Feb

WTF should I do with my life: A website that tells you what to do

Are you looking to start a career or try something new? Feeling lost and unsure of what to do in life? Then check out WTF Should I Do With My Life?, a website that doles out useful life advice to get you back on track. Continue Reading..

Daniel is an Art Director and Graphic Designer with over a decade of experience in advertising and marketing in the Greater Toronto Area.

11
Feb

Infographic: When to use JPEG, GIF and PNG when saving images

Whether you’re saving images for print or web, it can be tough to know exactly which filetype is the best to use. That’s especially true if you’re trying to save space with file size. Continue Reading..

Daniel is an Art Director and Graphic Designer with over a decade of experience in advertising and marketing in the Greater Toronto Area.

15
Jan

Discover the top 5 web trends expected in 2015

More and more, a company’s website is ever becoming its public face. Web trends show that consumers are doing more research online than ever before when looking to buy. So, if a business has a poorly designed website, that doesn’t work on a mobile device—or worse—they don’t have a website, they’ll lose out on potential business. Continue Reading..

Daniel is an Art Director and Graphic Designer with over a decade of experience in advertising and marketing in the Greater Toronto Area.