No more witty production level tips. The web is already full of them.
Instead, here I will sum up a few viewpoints which I find important to remember when designing creative concepts and solutions.
I personally believe that every great designer has to really believe in good design as a concept. It’s not just polishing things to look nice but making the whole experience of using the product as smooth and transparent as possible. All this while also considering the business factors and other given goals for the design.
So here they are, five things that improve the quality of the design work: Read more
It is now official: The “What People Think I Do / What I Really Do” meme has overtaken the “Sh*t People Say” meme to become the latest sharing fad. It has to be, I read it from Mashable.
There’s a one to share about journalists, directors, tech geeks, girl gamers, art students, chemistry professors, teachers, sales men, vegetarians, doctors, graphic designers, social media managers, PR people, entrepreneurs, librarians, cartoonists, etc. Myriad really, like a true meme should have. You can find a few examples in the Mashable article and many more here on a related Tumblr feed. Like a true meme, this one also has room for some more funny and insightful pieces and we’re eager to see how the meme evolves.
To celebrate this glorious moment of a meme officially becoming a meme, here’s a take on the most important ones from our perspective: marketing, design, technology and sales. Read more
“Last week the Gifted ranked luxury hotel chain, Four Seasons, took an $18 million website overhaul live with a focus on user experience design, mobile, and personalization“. (Source: L2 Think Tank)
“That is just crazy. Next time, give me a call. I’ll do it with a half of that”.