Design – The 2015 Customer Experience ROI Study

Repost: Excerpt from the author What’s a great, differentiated customer experience really worth to a company? Quite a lot, according to a new study released today by Watermark Consulting. Did you enjoy this article? Read the full version from the author’s...

Design – Questions I ask when reviewing a design

Repost: Excerpt from the author I’ve been thinking more about how I review a design – both my own and someone else’s. So over the past couple days I’ve been writing down every question I’ve been asking when I look at a design-in-progress. Did you enjoy this article? Read the full version from the author’s...

Design – Google Rebranding by Dana Kim

Repost: Excerpt from the author We simply love when designers start rebranding big companies and names just for fun. We’ve seen some super nice examples in the past, and today is no different. Dana Kim, a designer from Los Angeles has imagined a new image for Google. Did you enjoy this article? Read the full version from the author’s...

Webmaster’s Mobile Guide

In looking into if my site passes Google’s new mobile search definition, I ran across Google Webmaster Tools Mobile Friendly checker. https://www.google.com/webmasters/tools/mobile-friendly/ I am a happy to say it passed! Phew. https://www.google.com/webmasters/tools/mobile-friendly/?url=etomco.com I wonder how much weight Google is giving to “mobilegeadon”?     Source: Webmaster’s Mobile...

Design – Project Shield

Repost: Excerpt from the author A distributed denial of service attack (DDoS) is a type of digital attack where a hacker exploits thousands, or even millions, of computers and tricks them into visiting a website at the same time. The resulting flood of traffic often overwhelms servers and the website goes offline. Did you enjoy this article? Read the full version from the author’s...

Email Marketing – How an Email Newsletter Launched a Designer’s Career

Greetings, I found this article on my journeys though the inter webs and thought you might like it. Excerpt from the author A few years ago, designer and illustrator Maria Fabrizio was struggling to find her purpose. She’d always been artistic and had earned a BFA at the University of South Carolina and an MFA at Virginia Commonwealth University, then started her own studio. But she was feeling stuck. Did you enjoy this article? Read the full version from the author’s...

Email Marketing – How to Code A Live Dynamic Twitter Feed in HTML Email

Greetings, I found this article on my journeys though the inter webs and thought you might like it. Excerpt from the author As we started nailing down logistics for The Email Design Conference 2015, conversations about making our launch email bigger and better than last year’s began. Due to its unique HTML5 video background technique, last year’s email generated some serious buzz. How could we top that? Did you enjoy this article? Read the full version from the author’s...

Email Marketing – TransactionalEmails

Greetings, I found this article on my journeys though the inter webs and thought you might like it . Excerpt from the author So many eyeballs! We can’t let our transactional emails be a DEAD END. Did you enjoy this article? Read the full version from the author’s...