Every week we feature a set of comics created exclusively for WDD. The content revolves around web design, blogging and funny situations that we encounter in our daily lives as designers. These great cartoons are created by Jerry King, an award-winning cartoonist...
[This is a sponsored review for VPS.net] We’ve pretty much all realized at this point that cloud hosting is where it’s at for a lot of things. Basically, if your site has outgrown shared hosting, then cloud hosting is definitely something you should be looking at. There are a number of advantages...
A lot of design work is shifting to mobile. More and more people are accessing the web on mobile devices, and designers should adapt accordingly. One element of that, is optimizing images for mobile devices. Sure, there are the technical aspects such as resolution...
In the world of web design and really, any type of design, there seems to be one sector that is always behind the times; religious organizations and non-profits. Often, these types of organizations are limited by budgets and lack the know-how that allow them to go above...
There’s no disputing the fact that WordPress is a fantastic piece of software, but one thing it’s never been very good at is search. WordPress has provided its own search functionality for years, but the sad truth is it just isn’t up to scratch; search results...
Anyone who writes about web design or runs a web design blog (like this one) is bound to get questions from new designers on a pretty regular basis. And most of us try to answer those questions as time allows (which, unfortunately, isn’t as often as I’d like)....
Every week we tweet a lot of interesting stuff highlighting great content that we find on the web that can be of interest to web designers. The best way to keep track of our tweets is simply to follow us on Twitter, however, in case you missed some here’s a quick and useful...
Every week we feature a set of comics created exclusively for WDD. The content revolves around web design, blogging and funny situations that we encounter in our daily lives as designers. These great cartoons are created by Jerry King, an award-winning cartoonist...
Are those design resources drying up? Well, it’s time for more freebies! This week’s freebie isn’t just a single freebie item, but a bundle of awesome design resources! The bundle is a teaser from the FanExtra designer members area which contains...
When you think of customer service, be it as a freelancer or a large corporation, you probably think about rectifying problems promptly and with great finesse, exceeding customer expectations, and delivering promises on time and on budget. But there is so much more...
Our friends at UPrinting are back with another great giveaway. One week from today, we’ll be giving away a total of 750 customizable stickers to 3 lucky WDD readers. These stickers are great for ‘out of the box’ branding purposes such as a fun alternative...
Some days work sucks. We start out with good intentions, but our energy levels are low and we go from constructively improving our website to surfing the App Store looking for new games to play. One response to this kind of procrastination is to force yourself to continue...
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