Avatar New York Shares 8 Engagement-Driving Features to Include in Web Designs

Avatar New York Shares 8 Engagement-Driving Features to Include in Web Designs Yahoo Finance 17, 2017 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Avatar New York is an award-winning web design company. With innovative websites tailored to each business's clientele, Avatar New York web design helps companies attract new clients, enhance brand awareness, and ... and more » Source: Avatar … Continue reading Avatar New York Shares 8 Engagement-Driving Features to Include in Web Designs

A Quick Guide to Typography

Business 2 Community A Quick Guide to Typography Business 2 Community Font weight is very important to know, and it is important to pick a typeface with a wide variety of weights. For example, sometimes the client isn't aware that a particular font can go all the way from ultra-light to extra-bold. Source: A Quick … Continue reading A Quick Guide to Typography

Netiquette – it is not life and death but it still matters

Netiquette is a colloquial portmanteau of the words network and the internet; it is an informal word implying the rules of correct, acceptable and polite behaviour on-line. Netiquette is the manual exercise and regulation of our on-line society.Email, social media and communicating on-line has been around long enough that one would think that most people … Continue reading Netiquette – it is not life and death but it still matters

Self Acceptance – is for Grown-ups

  Yesterday I watched a video by Simon Sinek on "Millenials in the Workplace."  It was an excellent discourse on why Millenials are so unhappy.  In the 15 minute interview, he covers the addictiveness of social media to flawed parenting.  He argues an entire generation is growing up with lower self-esteem. His talk reminded me of … Continue reading Self Acceptance – is for Grown-ups

AIGA Promotional Poster

    A poster calling for entries for a design competition sponsored by the The American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA).   I love this poster as it skillfully uses Typography and colour setting the bar high for would-be contestants. The AIGA charter is to enhance the standards of design and production of commercial magazines.  Anybody … Continue reading AIGA Promotional Poster

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Usability Best Practices for Web Design

Usability is a website that is easy for users to find the information they need when they need it.

The Elements of Style

ATTENTION ALL ENGLISH speakers, you may be misusing the English language without even knowing it.  When you use the word "however" do you mean "nevertheless"? This common mistake and many others are pointed out in this little e-book that I purchased off iTunes for $0.99. Little did I know that Stephen King and EB White … Continue reading The Elements of Style