Category Archives: school

iPad 3

So, Apple Computers has released a new device. What does this mean for web designers? It’s a super-high resolution display in a small form factor. Making websites that will go from one device to another just got a little bit … Continue reading

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Marketing With Social Media

I found this article to be an interesting take on using social media – specifically Pinterest- for marketing online. I have not actually used Pinterest, but I can see the benefit of it especially for smaller companies who normally rely … Continue reading

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Web Design Inspiration

I found this blog article talking about various art movements that have inspired web design. Folks have always looked at other art for inspiration. I needed a little bit of a light for a project for one of my classes, … Continue reading

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Design Trends To Avoid

Should you use the bevel and emboss? Should you add in-your-face drop shadows? Should you use the starburst effect? All of these question; and more, are answered in this relevant blog post from designshack.com; whose website looks to me like … Continue reading

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App Of The Year (So Far)

This is by far my favorite app downloaded so far this year. It’s an app that promises a lot… So far, it works really well. Let’s say you are in, Oh I don’t know, Target; and you find a nice … Continue reading

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Social Media Icons

One of the most pervasive trends in web design for 2012 will undoubtedly be the continued expansion of the role of social media in the online world, and in the real world for that matter. One of the tougher aspects … Continue reading

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Thoughts On Blogging

I feel that blogging is a great way for businesses to get the word out about what’s going on in their world in a live and up to date manner. Some companies do seem to use them merely to get … Continue reading

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Horrible Logos Site

Last May, while waiting for the restroom at the Looney Bean Roasting Company in Mammoth Lakes; I saw a sticker on the bathroom door. The sticker said something to the effect of $5 for a logo that is guaranteed to … Continue reading

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