How to Create Compelling Landing Pages That Work

In the state of communication, there is a pretty visible change, a cultural shift. Attention spans are getting shorter, and that 140-character tweet is now getting ahead of the long-form. The 10-second Snapchat is getting popular. Sure, all of these things have a downside, but their impact is hard not to be noticed. In terms of web design, this is all about the landing page. Shorter attention spans mean that when today’s visitor gets to your website, you have just…...

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10+ Incredible Examples of Responsive Web Design

With more people surfing the web from their mobile devices, designers and developers have been trying to figure out the best way to cater to visitors on both mobile devices and computers. When internet capable phones first began gaining popularity the method was to have two separate sites, a mobile site and a “full” site. But that would limit the mobile viewers' experience because the site would be so basic it would cause you to wonder if it was coded…...

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20+ WordPress Themes for Your eCommerce / Woocommerce Website

Do you want to transform your WordPress website into an online shop? Are you a small business owner or just want to design an eCommerce site for a client? WordPress may be the easiest solution for you! In the past, creating your own online store would have cost you thousands of dollars, or more likely tens of thousands, to cover the cost of developing a powerful, eCommerce site. Not only would the site need to have the store front consumer…...

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10 Creative About Me Pages

The "About" page is very important in web design as it is usually the most read page on the website. Not many people actually consider it important and many fail to make it beautiful, interesting and creative. As a designer, it is a must to have a well written, attractive About page because it is responsible for creating a relationship with your audience and probably with your future clients. When it comes to an about page, think outside the box.…...

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10+ Best Responsive Web Design Tutorials

The use of mobile devices such as iPad, iPhone, and other smart phones has increased a lot in the last few years and this represents the main reason why responsive web design started to gain more importance in web design. These days, making your website responsive is a MUST! With so many mobile devices out there, you’ll be missing a lot of visitors if you won’t modify your website and make it responsive too. If you are a beginner web…...

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8 Best HTML Validators for Programmers and Developers

Having valid code is something that is not only encouraged, but highly recommended when developing a website.  Invalid markup doesn’t exactly mean that a website won’t be read or displayed properly by a browser, however, which leaves many people wondering what the point of having a valid code is, to begin with. There are several answers to this question, like having valid code eases future maintenance that may need to be done.  Valid code increases a developer’s chance of their site…...

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30 Outstanding Single Page Website Designs

These days it seems like the term “webpage” and “website” are thrown around loosely, often being used interchangeably. I can’t recall how many times I’ve been in a meeting with a client and had them tell me they’d like a webpage, which I interpret as a basic, single-page website that is basically a digital business card. Something that gives them a web presence without breaking the bank, but then what they begin to describe is a fairly complex, multi-page structure,…...

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Creating Infographics: 10 Tips and Tricks for Infographic Designers

Infographics are graphic visual representations of data and information. They are very useful when you need to explain complex information, numbers or data in quick and effective manner. Infographics can be pretty hard to design, so here are some great tips for creating effective infographics. Also, there are lots of free infographics packs on the web, with different pre-made elements, such as icons, vectors, and more, but sometimes they lack quality. So if you need any help with starting to…...

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Eliminate Endless Client Revisions with 270+ Pre-Built Websites

Unless your clients’ requirements are detailed, website revisions are usually a normal thing. This typically involves a healthy two-way exchange of ideas. On the other hand, there are clients who are never completely satisfied. Sometimes they simply can’t decide on what they really want. The result: An unending stream of revision requests, that takes up your precious time. The time you should be spending on other clients’ projects is wasted. There’s a remedy, and it’s one that even the pickiest…...

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How to Get Your eCommerce Website Visitors to Buy Your Products

One of the biggest mistakes fledgling eCommerce retailers make is assuming all customers are alike. While it’s true they all want the products they seek, motivations can be vastly different. Having an awareness of this gives you a better opportunity to convert their visits into sales. While there is as much variety within shoppers as there are people in general, their concerns usually fit into one of five categories. Here’s how to get different types of online shoppers to buy.…...

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