Designing for Subscription: 6 UX Musts for Increasing Sign Ups

January 9, 2018 admin 0

Your music is being streamed on all your devices with Apple Music and your favorite shows find a home at Netflix. Your physical store can accept payments via your Shopify subscription and now you can even get your basics like underwear or healthy food delivered to you through services like […]

Visual Studio Code Can Do That?

January 9, 2018 admin 0

About two years ago, I begrudgingly opened Visual Studio Code (VS Code) for the first time. The only reason I even did so is that I was working on a TypeScript project (also quite begrudgingly) and I was tired of fighting with the editor and the compiler and all of […]

9 marketing trends you should track in 2018

January 9, 2018 admin 0

Reading Time: 12 minutes Weighing in on this year’s most important trends It’s a New Year! An opportune time to re-examine and refresh your marketing strategy for the next 12 months. In our first post of 2018, we’ve identified 9 of the most important marketing trends to consider this year. […]

The Online Business Owner’s Operational Website Checklist

January 8, 2018 admin 0

A common oversight that many online businesses make is NOT using their own website. Simply put, they don’t spend time being in their visitors’ shoes. Many site owners are busy doing day-to-day business-as-usual tasks. Working on new features, promotional campaigns or whatever other millions of things that are sitting on […]

Ghost Button Design: Is This Really Still A Thing (And Why)?

January 8, 2018 admin 0

For such a small design element, buttons sure are a complicated one to tackle. It makes sense, what with call-to-action buttons serving as the next step in your visitors’ path to conversion. Mess that up and you might as well say “bye-bye” to business. Though we have a good understanding […]

Creative Unsubscribes: How to Minimize Opt-outs to Your Email List

January 5, 2018 admin 0

Fact: More than a third of email subscribers who opt out of a list do so because they’re unhappy with the sender’s obnoxious frequency zeal. Let’s face it, our email address is valuable. We don’t want brands flooding our inbox with promotions that aren’t relevant or useful. As a marketer, it’s hard […]

What is Knowledge Commerce?

January 5, 2018 admin 0

The monetization of the process by which you share your knowledge. Benjamin Franklin once said, “An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.” Even with the passing of years, this quote hasn’t lost its meaning. But what if you could create a business entirely out of your knowledge? Would the […]

Dwelling On The Past: The Importance Of Self Reflection (Part 2)

January 5, 2018 admin 0

Current and aspiring web professionals must continually grow in order to stay relevant. Our field doesn’t allow for stagnation. In part one of this series, I discussed the importance of project retrospectives in facilitating and documenting team growth. We don’t always have the luxury of engaging in team retrospectives, or […]

The Rise Of The State Machines

January 4, 2018 admin 0

It’s 2018 already, and countless front-end developers are still leading a battle against complexity and immobility. Month after month, they’ve searched for the holy grail: a bug-free application architecture that will help them deliver quickly and with high quality. I am one of those developers, and I’ve found something interesting […]

Profiting With Instagram Stories Ads: What You Need To Know

January 4, 2018 admin 0

When it comes to social media marketing, Facebook and Instagram are probably the most important two players on the market in these days. There are more than 2.7 billion monthly active users on Facebook and 700 million Instagram users. Almost four times the audience of Instagram however, does not make […]