Posts Tagged ‘website designer’

Life is less boring in colour, eh?

Thursday, May 19th, 2016

Not everything is black and white. Life is less boring in colour, eh?

Not everything is black and white. Life is less boring in colour, eh?

I was looking through the new photos from Unsplash.com yesterday, and got interrupted by work (like you do). When I opened up my browser this morning, this photo was staring me in the face, so I was inspired to create the above message with it. It must be lovely to work in or pass by this building with glass the colour of a rainbow…it would make a dull day less boring, don’t you think? And of course, as a website designer, it’s a great way to get colour inspiration.

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6 tips to make your web content and blog posts easier to read

Saturday, March 5th, 2016

Last week, I came across a blog post by someone new to blogging. I had a hard time reading it because there were no sub-headings or paragraph breaks. It was just one big chunk of text and the text was so small and the line space so tight I had a hard time taking my eyes from one line to the next as I read.

As a website designer, constantly on the lookout for web design inspiration, this wasn’t the first time I’d come across this either, so I decided I would write the following six tips in the hopes of helping others make their blog posts and web pages easier to read. (more…)

10 quick and easy ways to update your web content

Monday, January 2nd, 2012

One of the best ways to keep your website fresh and interesting for your loyal visitors is to add new content. Not only will it encourage them to keep coming back on a regular basis but it will help your website stay at (or close to) the top of Google search results pages (provided you are using the right keywords in your content).

The type of website you have – static or content managed – and how much time you have available, will determine whether you can add or change content on a daily, weekly or monthly basis. I recommend changing your content at least monthly, but if your time or budget is limited, choose things that are quick and easy to change or add.

Below are 10 quick and easy ways to update your web content you might want to try. (more…)