Category: Web Design

4 Web Design Principles You Should Never, Ever Violate

Web design is both a science and an art. While you could be very talented and creative when it comes to web design, there are scientific principles you must never, ever violate. For example, do

2019 Newsletter Design Trends You Have to Know About

As we continue through this eventful 2019, there are many newsletter design trends that have already come and gone. But, there are also quite a few that have stuck around, and even more that are

Top portfolio builders to build cool websites with

Showcasing your professional work, your products, or yourself, is far easier than it used to be. Appearing in person with a sheaf of papers for a prospective client, customer, or employer to sift through can

Dark UI: The Good, Bad, and Ugly

Dark design is and always will be a trend. The level of darkness will always vary, but basically, it’s really hard to screw up a simple, dark design. This is especially true for dark UI

What The Heck is Conversational Design and Why You Should Know About It

In the golden era of technology, we as humans find ourselves less fascinated by the machine-like design most websites boast, and more attracted to conversational design. But, that does leave us with one overwhelming question:

What Most People Don’t Tell You About Designing Your Own Logo

For a lot of people, the first thing they think of when they hear the names of big companies is their logo. In truth, the logo is probably the biggest marketing decision you can make.

5 Design Hacks Guaranteed to Put Your Conversions on Fire

If you want to increase ROI from your website, you can go about it in two ways: increase traffic or increase conversions. It is much easier to increase conversions, however. Depending on what you do,

10 Best Free Insta Story Apps That Will Help You Slay the Instagram Game

Seeing all the time, effort, emojis, drawings, and true works of art put into an Insta story, we know for sure stories are not what they once were. They’re no longer just pictures and videos

How to Recession-Proof Your Career in 2019

Is Tech Right for You? Take Our 3-Minute Quiz to Find Out! At Skillcrush, we love connecting people with the skills it takes to pivot out of a bad job or frustrating career and into

How to Update Old Content on Your WordPress Site

Maintaining a steady flow of traffic to your WordPress site isn’t only dependent on constantly producing brand new content. Updating old content is a great practice to keep benefitting from the posts you’ve already worked

The Best Web Tools in 2019. We Tested 45 Solutions

Every moment, even as we speak, new web tools and services for online businesses and freelancers, are being launched. This is great but there is also a huge minus. How can we know which web

Top Tools and Services for Developers in 2019

Looking to change your software development practices for the better? You already have the know-how and experience, and you always strive to improve your skills? But, if you feel you’ve hit a plateau, the tools

9 Social Media Kits with a Retro Vibe Inspired by the 80s

It’s no secret anymore that a good social media presence can bring anyone some sweet cash. It’s also no secret that in order to start making money online and become an “influencer,” you have to

Grey Goose Redesign: 50ml of Minimalism and 1tsp of Flat Graphics

Grey Goose has revamped their visual identity and we love it. The redesign was done by London, UK-based Ragged Edge.“We needed a bold statement. So we started by redrawing the logotype from scratch – the

Google PageSpeed Insights – A Guide for WordPress Users

Listen, let’s keep it real, PageSpeed Insights is a tool best used by developers. Its intentions are good but it’s not targeted at the average WordPress site owner. Even with the recent introduction of some

Check out These 5 Must-Have WP Tools and Services

You do excellent work, but you’re always looking for ways to take your game a higher level, and we’re here to help you do just that. Since there are roughly 55,000 WordPress tools services on

Tech 101: What is Digital Design?

Want to Know EXACTLY How to Land a UX Job? With a cover letter template, UX job interview questions, and links to the best UX job boards, this FREE toolkit is all you need to

Events and appointments scheduling have gotten easier

Today’s users are quick to bounce away from a website if they can’t connect with a page’s content within 3 seconds. If your business features online appointment bookings, registrations, or making payments for events, you