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The 5 Principles of Effective Navigation

  The 5 Principles of Effective Navigation. A website’s navigation is one of its most important parts. Sure, your users mostly come in through search engines now instead of via your homepage, but how can they get from whatever page they’re on to any other page they might want to go to? The limited space [...] Read more
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The Art of the Logo

The Art of the Logo. Logos are difficult to design – if you don’t think they are, then the chances are that you have a bad one. Every website needs a logo, and you should lavish a lot of time and attention on yours. Your Logo is Your Face. When visitors happen across a website [...] Read more
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The Basics of Web Servers

The Basics of Web Servers. There are a lot of web servers out there. Whenever you go to a website, you’re downloading it from a web server. When you pay money to a web host, what you’re really doing is renting a space on their web server. The Internet consists of millions of computers networked [...] Read more
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The Case Against Flash

The Case Against Flash I don’t know if you’ve noticed, but people have quite a bad reaction to Flash, in general. Sure, it can be used well, but the reaction of most visitors to something starting to load will be “oh no, Flash!”, followed by a hasty dash for the back button. Why is this? [...] Read more
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10 Easy Ways to Promote Your Website

10 Easy Ways to Promote Your Website Promoting your website can be a daunting task: it feels like there are thousands of ways to do it, but all of them take a lot of time or money for no guaranteed return. To help solve this problem, I’ve compiled a list of ten easy ways to [...] Read more
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