Google has always preferred mobile-friendly web pages, but it has now gone a step ahead and made mobile SEO practices a factor in page ranking. What’s interesting about this update is that... Click through to read the rest of the story on the Vandelay Design Blog.
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Over 15 years ago, Steve Krug wrote Don't Make Me Think!—a seminal book on usability testing in which he stated, “I believe strongly that everyone … can—and should—be doing their own testing.” Yet to this day, many teams don’t do their own testing, test too late in the design process, or release most features without doing user testing at all.
The best designers will admit that grids are vital to any project. Whether you’re designing for print or the web, grids offer structure that can either be followed or ignored. Most people think of grid systems like 960GS where you create long columns across the full width of the page. But there is another grid […]
Photoshop allows designers and photographers to improve photos in countless ways. Some photos are edited in a subtle way that the viewer may not even notice unless it is side-by-side with the... Click through to read the rest of the story on the Vandelay Design Blog.
Hero images are everywhere these days. You’ve probably seen them front and center in websites for apps, magazines, stores and pretty much every other product category. And with good reason: these large background images are often successful at capturing a …Continue reading →
Today’s tutorial is a contribution from Dana Sabilsky. Have you ever noticed how one small detail can make something look a hundred times better? In some cases, Photoshop can add...
As baby boomers take up retirement and leave voids in senior positions in organizations to be filled, the Gen-X, Gen-Y and Gen-Z (or millenials) put themselves up on the plate for the picking. Some organizations believe that these groups of generations have observable characteristics that their generation are
Wedding Photographers are a breed apart. But did you know that there are many sub-species within this group, all with their own distinctive habits? Even wildlife presenter David Attenborough would be fascinated to study these strange, wild creatures out in the field. Selecting the right type of wedding Photographer is an important decision. You’ll be [...]
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Article submission to the directories has become an effective way of online marketing and a large number of marketers create articles and submit to popular directories on regular basis as an integral part of their online marketing plan. You can read posts and books on marketing and everywhere you will find strong suggestions to utilize this useful technique to promote websites, blogs, brands and products. All of those who understand the importance of these directories, always look for new ones w
For this post I'd like to examine a few design techniques for polishing beautifully-magnetic advertising banners. Although designs can vary from each website the general techniques remain the same. Take a look at the BuySellAds marketplace to see some of the most creatively and well-designed banner ads online today.
Competitor analysis will add clarity to the example above as well. It's easy to see that the most widespread alternative for an in-feed ad is a compact preview of the same branded post. These previews typically appear alongside recommended content, and are styled similarly, except for minor differences. This is what an average native ad of this type would look like in the “recent articles” section:
In today’s extremely competitive job market, you need to ensure that your resume truly stands out. We found 9 great tools to assist in creating a resume that is a cut above the rest. Go the extra mile when creating your resume, and make a polished document...
Logo design (or redesign) is hard work. With a website, or a brochure, or almost any other marketing piece, you’ve got a branding guide to start from. Something that’s already established as a basis for the design. But not when […]