Design Inspiration #75

Design Inspiration from Shipment, Webflow, Atmosphere Maps, WeatherTable and Readmill! Design Inspiration is a weekly post that showcases examples of some of the best new web design from around the internet. To submit to Design Inspiration, click the “submit” link at the bottom of the page and follow the instructions for submitting your site or […]

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Little Bets [Review]

“Little Bets: How breakthrough ideas emerge from small discoveries” is a book of research and stories on how great innovation stems from experimenting and discovery through constant iteration. Whilst it often seems like great innovators are able to predict the future and become over night successes, it is more often the case that these people […]

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Elements of effective testimonial pages

Testimonial pages can often make or break a sale during the online transaction process. When done right, they offer reassurance, trust and integrity. When they are done wrong, they are sleazy and make the company seem untrustworthy. Doing testimonials right naturally involves some level of investment, without any guaranteed results. It’s easy to slap together […]

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Design Inspiration #74

Design Inspiration from SoftFacade, Adioso, MYO, Kin and Eyegix! Design Inspiration is a weekly post that showcases examples of some of the best new web design from around the internet. To submit to Design Inspiration, click the “submit” link at the bottom of the page and follow the instructions for submitting your site or a […]

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Finding your Product’s Limiting Reactant

When launching a new product on the Internet, it’s important to quickly determine how traffic will find you and convert into paying customers. Ideally, your first working version should be a Minimum Viable Product (MVP) that can be used to test out the idea and see if there is any traction for the concept. Understanding […]

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Getting started with Memcached

One of the most important aspects of building scalable websites is how you manage the caching of data. The problem with learning about cache is, it only really comes up when you fighting to keep your site online, which by that point, it’s too late. Implementing a cache should really be one of the fundamental […]

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Design Inspiration #73

Design Inspiration from Koken, Hull, KitCam, You need a budget and Duolingo! Design Inspiration is a weekly post that showcases examples of some of the best new web design from around the internet. To submit to Design Inspiration, click the “submit” link at the bottom of the page and follow the instructions for submitting your […]

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Getting started with Compass

A couple of weeks ago I wrote a post on getting started with Sass. Sass is an extension of CSS3 that adds the ability to use preprocessor type variables, mixins and includes. This enables you to write cleaner and better CSS and allows you to minify it for use in production. Compass is a “CSS […]

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Design Inspiration #72

Design Inspiration from Rdio, Bellstrike, Mention, Goldbely and Instashare! Design Inspiration is a weekly post that showcases examples of some of the best new web design from around the internet. To submit to Design Inspiration, click the “submit” link at the bottom of the page and follow the instructions for submitting your site or a […]

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