Design is a Job

Mike Monteiro’s ebook Design is a Job touches a lot of subjects on running a web design agency. A lot of gut-wrenching subjects to say the least. I have lived Mike’s ebook where I work. It’s refreshing to know that…

Responsive Web Design, Ethan Marcotte

The multi-resolution philosophy is back. Thanks in large part, if not all of it, to smartphones. Everywhere you turn today talk about the web from every discipline seems to start and end with the mobile experience. I suppose it’s only…

Confab London 2013

Having read the ebooks of Kristina Halverson and Melissa Rach, Erin Kissane, and Karen McGrane, it seemed only natural to go to Confab UK, held this past March 25 and 26 in London. That is where these authors and more…

Don't Make Me Think, Steve Krug

I hesitated many years before picking up Don’t Make Me Think, by Steve Krug. I always considered that it was basically about designing web sites that all look the same, and follow banal guidelines on ergonomics and presentation. After hearing…