Tag: web design

Flat design + Less framework + WordPress = Our new responsive Blog design

After few years we had decided to give a new look and feel. As you are aware 2013 was a year of Responsive Web Design and we are no exception to this. So, RWD was in priority for the blog design. Why not applying new trends in our own blog ?  So, we added Flat design too. Flat design: Design trends change over the years. Now, people like to get rid of curved edges, gradients, reflections or shadow effects. …

Web Development life cycle – Process flow diagram

Years ago, we wrote an article, web development life cycle , which explains how a web development business flow might work between the client and a web developer. The process is simple and straight forward. I decided to create a simple flow diagram for better understanding, and here is that process flow diagram.  The diagram widely covers the process in terms of business perspective, Starts from a call/email inquiry from a potential customer till the final project delivery. Leave …

4 site design validations you should do before you deliver

1. Validate HTML W3C provides HTML validations, which checks the validity of HTML, XHTML etc. http://validator.w3.org/ 2. Validate your CSS You should use W3C’s CSS validator tool to validate your style sheets. http://jigsaw.w3.org/css-validator/ 3. Validate site links Check broken links across the site with W3C’s Link checker tool http://validator.w3.org/checklink 4. Cross browser compatibility Check the site on multiple browsers with this tool (You may not have a MAC, but you can you can test the site Mac Safari http://spoon.net/browsers/ …

4 Things you should let your web development client know

Not all the web clients are tech or web savvies. Many times you should pave them their success path online. Here are few a list of 4 important things which you should let your client know, if they trust your web development skills. <b>1. Flash:</b> When they ask for a fully flashed website, let them know the adversity it might make. By doing this you are helping them to establish the right online presence. Unless your client is Coca …

10 Top Google tools to get results in Google

Looking for tools around?  🙄 Do you know that Google offers various handy tools that would help you to maximize your site visibility and drive more leads to your site? Here  are some top Google tools to increase your sales conversion and ROI 1. Google Search suggest When you type your business services or products words, Google suggests estimating what you type forth and the words listed are the most searched terms. By this, you can find the …

Questions for Web designers.

Today I revived few questions from Carl Williams of Odin Jobs for a blog entry. I believe every designer should ask themselves to keep the answers with them always. 1. When and how did you get started in web design? 2. What is the single most important attribute/skill a good web designer must have? 3. What hard and soft skills should a web designer have? Should he/she have a degree or can you be self-taught? 4. Your opinions …

Web 1.0 Vs. Web 2.0

This post is written based on the requests seen in forums. I still found most of the surfers don’t have clear picture about the “difference between Normal design websites and Web2.0“. So thought of writing a brief note on Web2.0 Hopefully people who try to know Web 2.0 design standards should be knowing about normal design, so not much explaining here to bore 😉 Starting, Web 2.0 websites allow visitors to do more than just retrieve information what …