Day: May 6, 2020

Web Design Mistakes That Somehow Still Happen

By iwano@_84

One of the great things about the internet is how the things on it can theoretically last forever. If no-one makes the decision to take it down, it can last there infinitely, as a kind of digital museum oddity.

However, it’s far less funny when websites nowadays use these kinds of elements. The hundred different fonts, terrible backgrounds and small, low-quality images. How crazy to imagine a website in 2018 still using these aspects. It does happen though, and far more often than you may think.

With that in mind, here are 5 Terrible Web Design mistakes that even a talented web design expert will still make now and again. Suffice to say, if your website is using any of these aspects, it may be time to think about an update.

  1. Garish Colours

I would like to think that web developers have learned a lot about colour theory in the … Read More

5 Real Niche Trends in Web Design to Take 2018 by Storm

By iwano@_84

Whenever I have an opportunity to look at the web design trends from all across the web, one thing that disappoints me always is they are all the same from last year, or probably not what you see around these days. I mean come on, animation has been always considered to be a big trend in enhancing a website, and that too even today. However, do you know how big a trend animation is? Seriously, if you really have a checklist of trends, and if you are going to include a full screen animation video into it, you better check out a niche range of top websites before doing so. No one likes to see an animated video anymore. There is the lot more than that. To prove it, let us check out 5 niche trends that are going to take the web design arena by storm.

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Why Website Design Is Important

By iwano@_84

You may ask yourself why seek help updating your current company website? Yes, your current company website looks outdated compared to the competition but does a credible, compelling website design really matter? Reluctantly, you seek out a design firm to give your firm’s website a facelift, but you are not completely convinced that a new design will generate new business. Despite your skepticism, a plethora of studies show a well-built website will generate better customer traffic and an improved user interface will increase conversion – generating new business at an exponential rate. But how? How can something as superficial as your company’s website design impact the success of a business? There are many reasons why a well designed website will attract your ideal customer and prompt dialogue with your firm. The following highlight the five key components that a web designer should keep in mind when designing a website:

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Mortgage Website Design in Web 2.0 World

By iwano@_84

When it comes to Web 2.0 and mortgage website design it is very important for companies to realize that we aren’t living in the Web 1.0 world anymore. A lot of things have changed, for the better, and they should be taken advantage of. If you have a mortgage website and are wondering about the design then you should take a look at some of your competition and see how their sites are designed. More than likely you will notice that the sites are laid out in an easy to read format, that they are interactive, and have answers to all the questions. One important aspect of mortgage websites is that they have a calculator, or multiple calculators, to help individuals determine their mortgage based on a variety of interest rates and years. While this was available with Web 1.0 it is even better with Web 2.0 if you know … Read More

Fashionable and Useful Electronic Gadgets

By iwano@_84

Apart from those well-known fashion accessories, such as handbags, shoes, jewelries, and many others, stylish electronic gadgets also have become a very important part of fashion accessories that can enhance one’s fashionable style in a wonderful way. Usually, people will choose a gadget based on the functions they need. However, for fashion enthusiasts, the design will be another important factor that will have a great impact on their choice of the gadgets. In the market, there are many different types of electronic gadgets with different functions and designs, but you can always find the following three types are really big hits nowadays.

iPad

Without doubt, nowadays, the most popular gadget must be iPad which is listed as the must-have accessory for most fashion addicts. In addition to the advanced and powerful functions boasted by iPads, the stylish design becomes another biggest reason why people eager to own an iPad. It … Read More

The Importance of Having a Professional Website Design for Your Business

By iwano@_84

It doesn’t matter what kind of business you own, a website is a must if you want it to survive on the market these days. Of course, not every website is suitable, as you need one created by a professional from start to the end. This also includes the website design and the periodic maintenance, not just the technical part. So, while it would be admirable for you to try to create a website or to attempt to make some savings when it comes to your budget, it is not recommended to cut corners when it comes to a business website. You shouldn’t throw money out the window either, but find the particular company that is capable of providing great quality for your money and create the website that put your business into the spotlights.

In our days, everybody is looking for information online, including when they are searching for … Read More

Tech Gadgets – Our World of Technology

By iwano@_84

Ever wondered how the world would be without technology? Without the state of the art transportation, futuristic computers and high-tech mobile phones, our world would just seem like a barren desert. Technology plays an important role in modernization, also in enhancing and helping us to stay in a safer and more comfortable environment. In view of this, there are various gadgets out there that practically make life easier to go through especially if you’re someone who believes that technology is essential in one’s life.

Some of the most innovative ideas that have contributed to various tech gadgets have been a must have for some individuals, especially for the younger generation and one such example would be Wi-Fi and touch screen enabled mobile phones. Information has been vital in today’s society, where information is what runs the world today in terms of economy and also modernization. In view of this, mobile … Read More

Analysis of Website Design in 2010-2011

By iwano@_84

Approaching the mid-year period, everyone’s trying to put forward their own views about the recent web design and development trends. Here, we’re going to analyze the recent adoptions of web designers and developers in the world of website designing.

Static Design Days Are Over!

Website coding is undergoing a creative change with more functionality and interactivity. Conventionally used HTML/CSS is being replaced with JavaScript, AJAX and JQUERY. People love Flash but fear to use it because it curbs usability. To overcome this problem, creative coding scripts are used to replace Flash, yet still give the same effects. Check out this website for a demo: spritely.net

Rising Fame of Grids, Mobile and Retro Designs

Grid designs are mostly used in designing portfolio or product promotion pages, and they are seldom used for corporate and business sites. These all one=page designs add interactivity to the site and simplifies only the prominent things … Read More

Top 10 Leisure Travel Gadgets of the Year 2011

By iwano@_84

Headed to an escape this summer? Whether you’re making your way by plane, train, automobile, or even your own two feet, no trip is complete today without digital accessories.Traveling for business, pleasure or both, travel accessories aim to make travel less tiring and more enjoyable. Travelers likely think they already have the best travel accessories and gadgets to make their trips easier and bide their time until they get to their destinations, but stylish and useful travel accessories are coming out all the time. From electronic gadgets to compact luggage, the right travel accessories can make a travel, a flight and the time spent in airports much more bearable. Get around in style and with ease, here is some sidekick to help make the journey memorable.

Best Travel Gadgets of the Year 2011

Motorola Xoom – With Google’s next generation of Android, Motorola’s knack for great hardware, and Verizon’s promise … Read More

Visual and Codeless Programming

By iwano@_84

Academically visual programming refers to programming using graphic notations instead of text coding. The industry has not adopted a visual programming because of two reasons.

  • On contrary to common expectation that “one picture is more than a thousand words” most visual languages are harder to understand than text coding. A picture is easier to understand than text because it is more concrete. But graphic symbols in a visual language are highly abstractive and harder to grasp than words by laymen.
  • Without a rich software library like industry languages do, such as Java, JavaScript, .Net Framework, etc., a visual language can only be of academic value.

On the other hand, text coding IDE’s have much evolved into rich graphic user interfaces. Microsoft has thus called their computer languages “visual languages”: Visual Basic, Visual C#, etc. Visual language researchers are saying that these are not visual languages because they are text coding … Read More