The importance of simplicity

The importance of simplicity

Since moving back to the shire just over a year ago, it has been at times a challenge to explain the importance of simplicity in design. Whether posters, publications, brands or websites; keeping work clean, refreshing and uncluttered is seen as brave. To most...
Using words… good.

Using words… good.

What to do when forced asked to write something. It’s happened again, the dreaded “Ryan can you write something for this?”. At least it used to be dreaded. Whilst working for design agencies in Dutch-speaking, Amsterdam, it was becoming more frequent that I was asked...
Web Design and UX Trends Dominating 2017

Web Design and UX Trends Dominating 2017

This is a second in our series on design trends that are dominating this year. Today, we are going to be looking at web design and UX trends that designers are using to boost conversion rates on websites. Here is a useful roundup of the web design and UX trends that...
What Makes a Great Landing Page?

What Makes a Great Landing Page?

What makes a Great Landing Page? This question – depending on who you ask, will have a variety of responses. Some will say the hierarchy is the most important part of making a great landing page, whilst others will argue that it is the overall aesthetic and...