August 18, 2019

How to Create Intuitive Web Design to Better Engage Your Audience

Any successful business will focus much of its efforts on reaching new clients. Because interactions with new customers will happen primarily online, a company website is one of the most valuable resources that a business can leverage to experience growth. In a world where conversion can happen as quickly as a click, businesses must invest in a site design that accurately and efficiently guides users towards their service or product.

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March 23, 2018

Things to tell us about your web design project

When reaching out to us for the first time, many of our potential clients already have a detailed project brief. This typically includes a detailed description of their web design project, their business goals and clear functionality definitions. If you have a detailed brief for your project, that's great. Please send it over and we'll get back to you within a few days with an itemised proposal. However, if you're not sure what to include, here's a general list that might help get you started...

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September 21, 2017

HTTPS – why you should migrate without delay

Allow me to jump straight to the point: it's a very good idea to encrypt your website with the SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) protocol without delay. Google recently stated that from October 2017, Google Chrome users will see a "NOT SECURE" warning when they submit data on any form on a non-SSL secured webpage.

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January 11, 2017

Business development

Current web trends and standards is something that every web or UX designer should continuously have their eye on. Read magazines. Follow relevant blogs. Network. Attend meetups. I know it's a big ask to stay on top of everything, but something to consider nonetheless if you plan to stand out in your work!

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November 29, 2016

Life as a Freelance Web Designer in Berlin

Working as a web designer for an agency is pretty straightforward. A set salary will arrive in your bank account each month. You will have set working hours. You don’t have to worry about finding new clients. The agency does all that for you. You just need to clock in, perform your duties and clock off. Becoming a freelance web designer in Berlin is quite different.

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November 17, 2016

8 Things to look for when hiring a UX Designer

Simply by taking a look at the UX Designer's online portfolio, it's easy to get a sense of the standard of work on offer. You can then decide if it fits with your company's vision. It's also a good idea to verify that the work is in fact original. Normally there would be a "UX Design Berlin" reference note in the footer or elsewhere. Ask for contactable references, to get a sense of how the designer works with teams or alone.

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November 15, 2016

What to look for in a Web Design Agency

There is a lot to be said for opting for a local web design agency or freelancer. Especially when it comes to the design of your website. Designers who are based locally are easier to work with. Why? Because a) they are in the same time zone and b) you can have an in-person meeting with them if you wish.

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