I’ve spent so much of my life the past 20 years doing digital stuff that I’ve neglected print. And now I’m tasked with designing a door hanger! Here’s everything you need to know about designing a door hanger. Let someone else learn from my research!
I’m in love with Crazy Egg! Do you know where people are clicking on your pages? If you’re using Crazy Egg, then you do. This very affordable service starts at $9/month with a 30-day free trial. The heatmap may be the heart of the service, but I find the confetti breakdown (distinguish between clicks by […]
I was poking around CodeAcademy this afternoon, trying to decide if I want to use the HTML/CSS modules with my classes. It’s been almost 20 years since I started teaching HTML. So it really sets my teeth on edge to read this:
Designers should present search results in a place and manner where the searcher can see them without needing to adjust her browser. In other words, after I click “search” one of two things needs to happen: The click launches a new page and the search results are at the top, the first thing I see […]
Don’t ever get behind on your LinkedIn connection requests — erh, invitations — because the interface will rudely shove you away, screaming. (You’ll be screaming. Not your computer.) And it would take only a teeny tiny change to reduce a significant portion of the friction. The scenario You’ve received an invitation to connect from someone […]
Netflix is now available in 41 countries and its subscriber base grew by approximately one-third from third quarter 2012 to third quarter 2013. It has demonstrated creative chops with House of Cards (first Emmy for an online-only TV show) and Orange is the New Black (highly acclaimed). But to add new customers — and retain its […]