Suppose you wrote a brilliant post on your website of which you are extremely proud of. You pulled out many all nighters, researched the topic to death, and added up many of your brilliant comments and hit publish but no one is seeming to take any notice. People are not commenting, not sharing and even worse – not reading the article at all. Now there could be many reasons for the flop but one important one could be that you haven’t displayed that article properly. If it is hidden somewhere inside amongst the large files of other articles, there is no wonder why it’s not getting noticed. People are not reading it not because it is badly written but because it is inaccessible to them. They can’t find it, at least not easily.
We`re all making use of apps every day, even if they are desktop, mobile, tablet or web applications. Many of us are depending on them and we have to admit that using them has become a lifestyle. We can`t imagine life without an email client or a web sharing service. I want to share with you some of the most popular web applications. Some of them you`re probably using already and some you`ll certainly try in the future.
I`m not referring to the main product, which in all cases is complete, but to their website designs, which looks incredibly awesome. Bold colors, great graphic elements, perfect UI design, 100% landing pages! All the designs can be considered web design trend setters. Are you planning to design a landing page for an app? Then you shouldn`t miss this showcase. Enjoy!
Today we’ll take a look at great government websites. We can learn a lot from these websites as their main purpose is offering a ton of information for any kind of public. That’s why most government websites are relying on an outstanding information architecture and providing a great usability for their users.
Building a brand has to start with the logo. It`s vital to understand the importance of a logo when building brand awareness and also the purpose of branding, which is not about getting your targeted market to choose you over the competition, but to getting them to see you as the only one who has solutions to their problems. So what are the key factors which define a logo? A logo has to deliver the message clearly, a logo has to confirm your credibility and it has to be perfectly designed.
Stickers are an affordable way to promote your business or ideas. The main concept of a sticker has to be creativity, because a beautifully designed and creative sticker can stand out and create maximum impact on viewers. When designing stickers, you have to think out of the box, leaving behind the standard rectangular paper and thin fonts and moving forward to different shapes, forms and bold typefaces.
Last time we spoke about business cards and proved that they`re the most deciding factor in establishing a business relationship with a possible client. Today we move forward and present the main stationery element which can also establish, influence and maintain a business relationship. We`re talking about postcards. Together with business cards, postcards can bring value to your business and increase your brand awareness.
A good business card is that business card which can present the image of the business in such a manner that the person who receives it remains impressed by its quality in design and material. Business cards shouldn`t just offer information, they should present and transmit the principles and ideology on which the main business is built on. In other words, you can define a business card as the transfiguration of your entire business philosophy on a piece of material.
One of the greatest challenges for designers, or any type of creative role, is working with limitations. It’s easy to throw a stream of ideas or styles into a single project, but giving yourself restrictions will allow you to truly flex your talents as a designer. A particularly intriguing example of this in terms of web design can be found in sites that host the entirety of their content on a single page.
Building a brand identity requires a lot of time and work. Besides the reputation you make among your clients for your great work, you have to take into consideration the stationery aspect of your business and the first thing you should take care of are business cards. They are the first thing a potential client sees, therefore, the way they look and the feelings they transmit are very important for creating a the right impression among your future clients.
A brochure is one of the promotional tools of a marketing campaign which shows its effectiveness through design. A good designed brochure has to give off the right message and the clean information and to present the right brand image through the design. All this things has to perfectly be blended by the design, therefore pay attention to them and more importantly, pay attention to the design.