Design Inspiration #101

Design Inspiration from Wallmob, Marmoset, Telegraph Creative, AppDock and Boxes! Design Inspiration is a weekly post that showcases examples of some of the best new web design from around the internet. Wallmob https://www.wallmob.com Marmoset https://www.marmosetmusic.com Telegraph Creative http://www.wearetelegraph.com AppDock http://appdock.co Boxes https://box.es

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Building defensible barriers against disruption

All companies seem to go through periods of highs and lows. A rising tide lifts all boats, and so it is only in a down economy where the really strong survive. However all companies are also sensitive ecological organisms that are effected by the world around them. It is really quite rare for a company […]

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Using Blade in Laravel 4

When you think of Views in the Model-View-Controller pattern, you often immediately think that the View will only ever be concerned with how the page is presented to the end user. Whilst this idealistic outlook works in theory, it is rarely the case when you actually begin creating an application. Despite the best of intentions, […]

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Design Inspiration #100

Design Inspiration from Statamic, Belly, Bench, Fundrise, and Sebonic Financial! Design Inspiration is a weekly post that showcases examples of some of the best new web design from around the internet. Statamic http://statamic.com Belly https://bellycard.com Bench https://bench.co Fundrise https://fundrise.com Sebonic Financial http://sebonic.com

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How to disrupt an industry through unbundling

An important part of any product are the complementary products that are associated with it. For example, when you buy a new car, you are not just buying the car, you also need a vast array of complementary products and services to make sure your car keeps running over the course of its ownership. Complementary […]

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Routing in Laravel 4

An application’s router is one of the most fundamental components in the architecture of a software project. The router takes URLs requests and instructs the application what resources are required. In theory, this doesn’t sound very complicated at all. If you enter the URL /dogs its pretty obvious that you want the DogsController.php, right? In […]

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Design Inspiration #99

Design Inspiration from Charity: water, Fidel, Hum, Slack and theQ Camera! Design Inspiration is a weekly post that showcases examples of some of the best new web design from around the internet. Charity: water http://charitywater.org/september Fidel http://fidelapp.com Hum https://letshum.com Slack https://slack.com theQ Camera http://www.theqcamera.com

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Customer acquisition for online products

A problem that all online products face is, how to create a steady stream of new users or customers. Building successful products is much more than writing amazing code, beautiful design or building scalable architecture. A much overlooked component is the marketing and growth strategy that you need to pursue in order to reach new […]

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Creating forms in Laravel 4

One of the very basic requirements of all online applications is that the user should be able to enter data. Web forms are the most commonly used methods for entering data into an application and so they are a fundamental thing that you need to get right. Laravel is a framework that aims to make […]

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Design Inspiration #98

Design Inspiration from The Kings of Summer, Composite, Gravual and Miss Mary’s Mix! Design Inspiration is a weekly post that showcases examples of some of the best new web design from around the internet. The Kings of Summer http://thekingsofsummermovie.com Uber https://www.uber.com Composite http://www.getcomposite.com Gravual http://gravual.com Miss Mary’s Mix http://missmarysmix.com

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