November 2013

The Habits Of Successful New Web Professionals

Great advice for those starting out in the industry.. and even for those that have been in it for years.

Starting a position in an organization, especially if it is your first in the industry, can be as nerve-wracking as it is exciting. Practices that seem like common sense to those of us who have been in the Web industry for some time might not be as obvious to designers and developers without the benefit of our experience.

http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2013/11/14/habits-successful-new-web-professionals/

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Type Makes A Difference: An Exploration Of Type-Focused Websites

A great article on the importance of Typography..

In this article, we’ll take you on a thought-provoking journey through carefully selected Web designs. Certainly, these websites have some captivating interactivity; however, the selection of type and the typographic styling and spacing are the reasons why we chose them for this piece. In the context of typography, considering composition and grid structure is also important.

http://bit.ly/1h2qjQj

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SEO For Responsive Websites

I found this article very interesting regarding Google indexing and responsive websites..

SEO For Responsive Websites
When Google announced its preference for user-friendly responsive websites in June 2012, I immediately saw an influx of posts that equated responsive design with search engine optimization. This is unfortunate because, while responsive websites can be SEO-friendly, some responsive websites are not.
http://bit.ly/1fOwODa

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