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Mistakes that can Hamper the Effectiveness of your Icon Design

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Icons are an important part of any website because they improve the user experience by increasing the navigability and level of interaction that’s possible on a website. This is why it is necessary to ensure that key principles are adhered to during the process of icon design. Poorly designed icons on a website can adversely… Read more »

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SEO-friendly WordPress plugins that will give your website a boost

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Where does your website fall on the SERPs? It is the desire of every owner to rank highly in organic search results – the challenge is to make that a reality. If your site is powered by WordPress, you ought to consider the following WordPress plugins. These plugins have been carefully designed to help you… Read more »

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Colouring your way to efficient web design

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Colours are fascinating. As children, we all loved to play with colours, whether paint or crayons. I still use apps that feature adult colouring books. With colour, you can breathe life into any vector diagram, add substance to a non-descript design or enhance the beauty of a layout. You can also build a winning website… Read more »

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Designing logos for the medical and healthcare niche

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It would be surprising to find anyone who loves the smell and feel of hospitals. Doctors might hate it too if they weren’t so used to it already. One of the easiest ways to take away the nauseating effects often associated with hospitals and everything else medical-related is a rebrand. Doctors, dentists, ophthalmologists, and practically… Read more »

Icon design for the elderly

Are icon designers forgetting about the elderly?

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Technology is the preserve of the young, and it often spills over into design. Think about it – how many 50 or 60 year-olds are web designers or developers? Designers within the tech sphere are young and this is reflected in the products they create. Rarely do you find icon designers asking questions about how… Read more »