Authors

Kevin Vertommen

Kevin is an online marketer with a passion for design and photography. He is the founder of Fuseo, where he helps businesses grow online.

Andy Leverenz

Andy Leverenz is a co-founder and technical director at Couple of Creatives, a small branding agency from St. Louis, MO. He spends his days designing and developing websites and apps. When he’s not working, he plays guitar for fun in two bands. Check out his side project, Web-Crunch, an online publication where he writes and delivers news for designers, developers and entrepreneurs across the globe.

Mark Bushy

Mark Bushy is a web designer and the Co-Founder of EventCreate, a platform for creating beautiful event websites.

Lucia Franco

Lucia is the content manager at Vexels, the design stock that comes with an editor full of suggested elements to customize the designs. Check out the Kickstarter to launch their new app here!

James George

James George is a Professional Web & Graphic Designer. He owns Design Crawl, a site for graphic designers featuring free vector graphics and templates. He also owns G Squared Studios, which handles web design in Knoxville.

Andy Brattle

Andy is a Director of a leading digital design agency Beyond, specialising in user-centerd branding and creative design services. He specialises in UX led, responsive design. Andy’s passionate about the power of digital to influence user behavior. Feel free to connect with him on Twitter.

Mark Runyon

Mark Runyon is the founder and lead consultant at Atlanta-based Vandelay Web and SoundOut Social Media. He can most often be found building websites and implementing creative digital marketing solutions. His undying love for technology leads him to soak up countless articles as well as trying to contribute to the broader conversation as time permits. Get in touch with Mark through LinkedIn!

Aaron Gray

Aaron is the co-founder of Studio 56 and is a passionate digital marketing expert who has worked with some of the largest digital marketing agencies in Australia. He has been working in the digital marketing field for ten years. Aaron loves to travel the world to not only enhance his cultural experiences but learn and enhance his skills in the digital marketing industry. He is dedicated to helping others reach their online marketing goals.

Matt Banner

Matt Banner is a digital marketing expert who specializes in helping beginners learn how to start and grow their own blog. You can follow him on Twitter @blastyourblog.

Rahul Mistry

Rahul works for www.heartinternet.co.uk as a content producer. He loves all things internet related and brainstorming ideas with friends. You can say hi and connect with Rahul on Twitter and Google+

David Edwards

David writes for Radley, who design beautiful handbags and purses. When he’s not working, he enjoys studying product and user interface design.

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.

Emin Sinanyan

Emin Sinanyan is a website and graphic designer at Amberd Design Studio, based in Los Angeles, CA. On his free time, he enjoys blogging, reading books, drawing and painting.

Brian Duffy

Brian Duffy teaches business owners how to manage and grow their WordPress websites. You can view his WordPress tutorials for free on WP Applied or say hello on Twitter @wpapplied. Brian is passionate about technology in education and lives in Dublin, Ireland where he teaches in a city college.

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.

Juan Pablo Sarmiento

Founder of iconShock (high quality free icon sets), DesignShock (lots of design packs and TemplateShock (printing templates)

Ben Chong

Ben Chong is the CEO and Founder of MarketJS, a cross platform game developer and distributor. Our goal is to help brands and businesses succeed via games.

Melissa Chelf

Melissa Chelf is a co-founder of Coulee Creative, a web design agency fueled with creativity and driven by results. She's also fueled with and driven by peanut butter cookies. Follow Coulee Creative on Twitter and Facebook.

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.

Josh Medeski

Josh Medeski is a freelance web designer, front-end developer, and writer. You can follow him on twitter and check out his website where he guides entrepreneurs in understanding technology and design.

Christine Ramirez

Christine Ramirez is a UX/UI Designer and Art Director hailing from sunshiny Boulder, Colorado. She’s worked with several brands like Mercedes-Benz and Goldman-Sachs and writes about managing a career in design on her site.

Paul Jarvis

Paul Jarvis is a certified MailChimp expert and teaches a popular online course that helps you understand and use the features you’re already paying for in MailChimp - called Chimp Essentials.

Jay Adrianna

Jay Adrianna is a Freelance Writer, and has been since 2009. She is a WordPress enthusiast and an Internet Marketer. She loves writing on a myriad of niches including web design, freelancing, blogging, marketing, business, and many more.

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.

Penina Finger

Penina Finger is passionate about design, real brand and community. She owns the Fantastic Machine design studio and is also a partner at H1Talent. Feel free to say hi, ask questions and debate ideas with her on Twitter @peninasharon.

Jen Stayrook

A nerd to the core, Jen Stayrook spends most nights up late playing video games. Once, she wrestled the Lochness Monster and won. She's never been described as classy. You can find Jen on Twitter (@JentheAmazing) or on her website: www.jenstayrook.com.

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.

Walter Apai

Walter Apai is a web designer from Vancouver, Canada who runs and owns the popular WebdesignerDepot.com blogs. He's also a successful business entrepreneur running multiple websites and businesses.

Randle Browning

Randle Browning runs content marketing at Skillcrush, an online tech education platform where complete beginners can learn to code. Randle writes about how tech skills can totally transform the way you work and give you control over your career. When she’s not talking to women about tech, she’s probably putting vegan food on Instagram.

Stuart de Rozario

Stuart de Rozario is an award winning typeface designer and accessibility expert at Boutique type foundry Fontsmith. Their library of typefaces includes FS Me which was designed with Mencap and FS Millbank for wayfinding, both exceed accessibility standards.

Joe Nyaggah

Joe Nyaggah runs the independent design consultancy nyaggah.com based in Newport Beach, CA and specializing in brand identity design, web design & development. He also runs wpnom.com which helps theme designers simplify and streamline the WordPress theme design process. Follow Joe on Twitter here: @wpnom

Gabriel Manricks

Gabriel is a software engineer and consultant, you can check out his site here.

David Moore

An INTJ personality and the brand experience designer at Zoosk. Sharing a decade of knowledge in visual, experiential and web design. Dribbble.com/Dalexmoore

Samella Garcia

Samella Garcia works as an Integration Manager for UX Phoenix. She has 8 years’ experience developing mobile applications and web sites that focus on UX. Samella has a passion for user experience projects, coding, digital technology and hiking.

Kevin Rice

Hathway CSMO Kevin Rice’s entrepreneurial spirit and deep understanding of the digital landscape across industries allow him to not only help brands dominate their markets in “the now,” but also prepare them to pioneer at “what’s next.” It’s this skill that has helped Kevin grow Hathway, the agency he co-founded with CEO Jesse Dundon in 2008, to 50 employees, three offices, and No. 601 on the 2014 Inc. 5000 list.

Matthew Hunt

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

Kerry Butters

A prolific technology writer, Kerry is an authority in her field and produces content for a variety of high profile sites in her niche. Also a published author, Kerry is co-founder of digital content agency markITwrite, adores the written word and all things tech and internet related.

Matt Russel

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