There are countless engaging elements that you can add to any site. From beautiful pictures to eye-catching transitions between sections, all with the intention of keeping visitors engaged and thrilled to stay or come back to your site at a later time.
Branding in 2018 has changed from what it used to be. This probably doesn’t come across as very shocking news but there’s still a big push on social media to get the attention of people but the information is now being introduced in a brand new way that has to eventually be embraced by your company if you want to stay relevant. I’m talking about video of course.
You might have heard the term used but are not quite familiar with it. Was is an SVG? A Scalable Vector Graphics file, simply put, is a vector file (an image that’s easier to change) that will work on a website.
As we’ve come into the age of voice controlled speakers, one cannot help but wonder what the world is moving towards. A.I. is on the rise and even though we haven’t quite perfected the technology yet, it’s coming
If you’ve gone on the internet recently then you’ve probably heard about all the trials and tribulations that have come along with data capturing (personal information of browsers on the internet). You can’t go very far within the last year without hearing about it. It has become the overwhelming obligation of many political bodies around the world to regulate tech giants, often saying that there is just too much power in their hands. Whether you agree or not with this assessment, we’re on the precipice of a very big regulation.
If you’ve ever ventured into any exploration of the SEO world, you probably know by this point that there’s a lot to do to get to the top of the list. It starts with On-site SEO. Even with On-site your best hope is that it is done right. I’ve always believed in taking matters into your own hands.
I’m not going to call this an emerging trend but it seems to be something that was put on the back-burner for far too often…and Google has noticed. To be fair, it’s not like they never considered the user experience important, in fact, that was the whole reason Google was created in the first place.
Having your own website can have tremendous value, it can help with branding your company and increase your presence to the rest of the world instead of just your local area. A great way to brand your company on a site is by tailored illustrations.
No matter what business you’re involved in nowadays, inevitably, technology is integrated in one form or another. For most, this comes in the form of a website, therefore, leads from your website.
It’s always interesting to contemplate ideas when it comes to grabbing someone’s attention on a site. Truth is, there is no specific way to get someone’s attention. There are many combinations but as per experience, one I find to be incredibly effective is using color clashing.
Times are changing once again. Video is on the rise. People are changing their preferences for reading status updates to “face-to-face” videos for everything imaginable.
You spent countless hours constructing the perfect work of art that would rival the works of Picasso. Cue microinteractions. These subtle hints in any design keep users moving forward and satisfied until the end.
In 2017, we see an old concept emerging…that of minimalism. The sheer power of minimalism is starting to be reacquainted into the repertoire of designers (web designers and graphic designers alike). By sheer power, we find that less is truly more.
The future is here…or at least it’s starting to finally come to fruition. 360 VR technology. We are yet to be at the point of this futuristic technology being integrated into everyday life, but it’s exciting to think about. Especially as designers, the possibilities are endless.
The first idea that strikes me is that it changes like the seasons, with new products and softwares coming out every few months. The next big thing is always around the corner. To me, this is an incredible feat but shows that when it comes to being successful in the industry, there is a lot to be considered.