Last year we saw more of the minimalist web design style which has become synonymous with high end and tech brands such as Apple. Its use of negative space and pared down colour schemes has been a welcome oasis in an otherwise harsh and sometimes gaudy landscape, and this trend is set to continue throughout […]
There are few things more frustrating in life than feeling like people just don’t ‘get’ you and that you’re not being heard. This is especially true in our working lives where the success or failure of projects depends on effective communication and collaboration. Nowhere is this need for effective communication more important than in the […]
January is a month set aside for new beginnings; for personal growth and development. It’s the month that we pledge to become better, fitter and healthier versions of ourselves, and some of us may even see the inside of a gym at this time of year! It’s an opportunity to start as you mean to […]
With the majority of online interactions now taking place on mobile, it is more important than ever to make sure that your online properties are geared towards the mobile user.
What Is User Experience Design? User experience design is something that has become a bit of a buzzword in recent years. Commonly shortened to UX, it’s the process of designing things which enhance customer experiences, helping users to have a meaningful interaction with a product or brand. Scientist Don Norman gets the credit for inventing […]
The internet is a demanding environment; we are always looking for more – more engagement, more content, more devices, higher conversion rates. Web pages contain more information than ever before, and we’re not just talking about written content. MachMetrics points out that the average web page size has swelled to more than 2MB, which is double the average size […]
While ecommerce is a relatively new way of doing business, there’s no doubt that it absolutely dominates global markets today. According to Statista, almost 80% of internet users in Ireland have spent their hard-earned money through an online retailer. This mind-boggling number really shows how commonplace it has become. Love it or hate it, ecommerce […]