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Sam Piggott

Sam Piggott is a young digital designer and self-confessed jack-of-all-trades from London, UK. When he's not designing/coding/drinking copious amounts of coffee, Sam loves learning new software and air-drumming to whatever's on Spotify. Follow him on twitter @Sam_Piggott.

Carrie Cousins

Carrie Cousins is a freelance writer with more than 10 years of experience in the communications industry, including writing for print and online publications, and design and editing. You can connect with Carrie on Twitter @carriecousins.

Sara Vieira

Sara Vieira is a freelance Web Designer and Developer with a passion for HTML5/CSS3 and jQuery. You can follow her on twitter or check out her website.

John Philips

This article was written by John Philips from SSLs.com. SLLs.com resells SSL certificates from the likes of Comodo, GeoTrust, and VeriSign.

Paul Trani

Paul Trani is Senior Worldwide Creative Cloud Evangelist for Adobe focusing on helping designers create award-winning work for the web, desktop and mobile devices. You can follow him on Twitter at @paultrani.

Yona Gidalevitz

Yona is Codal’s technical researcher & writer. He is responsible for content strategy, documentation, blogging, and editing. He works closely with Codal’s UX, development, marketing, and administrative teams to produce all manner of written content. You can check out his work on Codal’s blog, Usability Geek, Invisionapp, and Medgadget’s blog, among others. In his free time, Yona is an avid guitarist, cook, and traveler.

Steve Ralston

Steve Ralston is a web development professional in Waterloo, IA. You can connect with him on LinkedIn. He has just released his first book, "Pajamas On Your Feet", check it out at pajamasonyourfeet.com

John Surdakowski

John Surdakowski is the founder and creative director at Avex Designs, a digital agency in New York City. John has been working in the digital space for 15 years and loves sharing his thoughts and experiences about web design, development and marketing. When he is not collaborating with global brands and agencies, he's writing music, spending time with his family or in the mountains snowboarding.

Alexis Caffrey

Alexis Caffrey is a freelance writer with a focus on technology, new media, and design. In a former life she was a graphic designer based out of New York, NY. She actively (some would say obsessively) follows entertainment news and pop culture. You can reach Alex via her email.

Vladimir Gendelman

Vladimir Gendelman is the founder and CEO of Company Folders, Inc. With years of web and print design experience, he leads a team of talented graphic artists and marketing specialists who help businesses put forth the best image possible. You can follow him on Google+ and Twitter.

Alexa Garthwaite

Alexa Garthwaite works for Executive Offices Group. EOG provide a wide range of Virtual Office services such as mail handling, telephone answering and meeting rooms. You can visit them at ExecutiveOffices.co.uk and follow them on twitter @execoffices.

Richard Howe

Richard Howe is a front-end web designer at Colour Rich in Oxford where he\'s focused on the user experience, CSS and responsive interfaces. See what Richard is currently crafting, enjoying or writing about on Facebook and Twitter.

Ioannis Verdelis

Ioannis Verdelis is the co-founder and COO of Syntellia, a San Francisco-based startup bringing disruptive innovation to the computing and mobile markets. Connect with him on Twitter.

Christine Mark

Christine Mark is co-founder and lead designer at Gravity Switch, a top agile web development firm in New England. Christine's brain, heart and soul are wired to solve problems of any sort -- whether related to design, branding, messaging, business, marketing, people, and the list goes on. In her spare time, she enjoys working on fun projects with her husband, raising their four kids, singer / songwriting on piano, and training for track and field (400 meter hurdles!).

Daniel Kling

Daniel Kling is a designer and front-end developer at Tower Marketing. When he’s not working on his motorcycle or playing with his three children you can follow him on Twitter or see what he's working on at Dribbble.

Matthew Hunt

Freelance designer for over 10 years, specializing in motion design.

Sebastian Green

Sebastian Green works at a small web startup within an established IT Support Business in Manchester. His passion is using the latest technologies to aid business growth & automate boring procedures.

Steven Wu

Steven Wu is a freelance Magento Ecommerce developer and an expert Wordpress Theme Developer. He frequently writes for online and well-known print publications. You can follow him on over at Twitter.

Caleb Mellas

Caleb Mellas is an entrepreneur and the founder of Webinsation – a web consulting and design firm that works with a large range of clients who want to improve/grow their business. When building websites he approaches projects from a business perspective to see what a clients true needs are. Growing revenue, increasing engagement, and building better brands are his passion. HTML5, Sass, Js, Git, Wordpress, SublimeText, Sketch and a 27" iMac are some of his favorite tools.

Jeff Orloff

Jeff is the content developer for a security company. He also writes about apps, security and just about anything else web related. You can see more from him at jeffreyorloff.com or follow him on twitter @jeorl.

WebdesignerDepot Staff

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Susie Francis

The post was written by Susie Francis a content writer for Bring Digital, the no nonsense Web Marketing Company.

Jared Chelf

Jared Chelf is the founder of Coulee Creative, an award winning web design agency with a passion for helping their clients grow. Follow Coulee Creative on Twitter, like them on Facebook or subscribe to their blog for more tips.

John Stevens

When he’s not grooming his beard, John Stevens works as a hosting expert and consultant. He contributes to WebsiteSetup.org, and he’s the founder and CEO of Hosting Facts, a website that ranks web hosts based on performance. Get unbiased web hosting reviews with measurable data, such as uptime & page load speed.

Tobias Horvath

Tobias Horvath is a visual effects artist by day and web guy by night from Berlin, Germany. His website’s at tobyx.com, or follow him on Twitter.

Vincent Feeney

Vinny is an experience designer based in Melbourne, Australia. Vinny is passionate about using design thinking and experience design in business big and small, whatever the budget. You can read about his work on his personal website (vincentfeeney.com) or follow him on Twitter (@doublethought).

Ben Moss

Ben Moss is Senior Editor at WebdesignerDepot. He’s designed and coded work for award-winning startups, and global names including IBM, UBS, and the FBI. One of these days he’ll run a sub-4hr marathon. Say hi on Twitter.

Matthew Pizzi

Matthew Pizzi is an Adobe Certified instructor with over 15 years of experience teaching Adobe applications. He has been a speaker at industry events like Adobe MAX and Social Media Week and has authored several books on Adobe’s products. Matthew’s training videos are featured regularly on Adobe.com which demonstrate new and important features of their Creative Cloud offerings. You can visit Train Simple to view his online courses.

Ryan Gittings

Ryan is a freelance web designer & developer specialising in UI/UX. He loves writing about user experience, and sharing his knowledge to make the web a better place. He thrives on being challenged, and in the 4 years working in the industry, they're not in short supply. Why not check out Ryan's one man mission to raise the bar for freelance web design in London, and follow him on Twitter.

Rachel Andrew

Rachel Andrew is a web developer, writer and speaker from the UK. She has been working on the web since 1996 and is co-founder of Perch CMS. Rachel writes about business and technology on her site at rachelandrew.co.uk and can be found on Twitter @rachelandrew.

Sherman Lee

Sherman Lee is the founder of Good Sense. He is an entrepreneur, high-end consultant and blogger. He writes about productivity, freelancing, user experience, customer development and marketing. Learn more about him here, or follow his updates on Twitter @sherm8n.

Tim Brown

Tim Brown is a designer and developer serving the Minneapolis web design community and focused on the disciplines of driving traffic and conversion. You can tweet him at @timbdesignmpls.

Aquil Akhter

Aquil Akhter is a web graphic designer and has been working in this field for 10 years. He also runs the blog webdesigncore.com, which focuses on free web resources and inspiration for designers and developers.

Nicole Boyer

Nicole Boyer is graphic and web designer. She is also a contributing blogger for several websites. You can connect with Nicole via Google+ or visit her professional blog.

Alistair Tweedie

Alistair Tweedie is a web designer based in Glasgow, Scotland. He specialises in creating beautiful, usable, responsive interfaces with an ardent focus on user experience. You can view some of his work here and find him discussing all things web on twitter.

Sarita Harbour

Sarita Harbour is a freelance writer from Ontario, Canada. Follow Sarita on Twitter @avamummy or visit harbouronlinewritingservices.com