Articles by: Kaleb Mercer

  • WooCommerce Design Tools You Need in Your Toolbox

    WooCommerce Design Tools You Need in Your Toolbox

    WordPress is the most popular content management system on the web, and its number one shopping cart plugin WooCommerce powers over 42% of all online stores. There’s a lot you can do in terms of design when it comes to WooCommerce and ecommerce sites in general, but we’re going to […]

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  • The Role Fluid Layouts Play in Modern Web Design

    The Role Fluid Layouts Play in Modern Web Design

    Fluid design is ultra-adaptable, user-friendly, and cooperates across devices – a necessary design foundation for the modern web user. However, it’s surprising how many web designers don’t understand the role fluid design plays in modern web design. I’ve compiled some of the things you may not know about fluid design […]

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  • Weekly News for Designers

    Weekly News for Designers

    This is our popular weekly design news post where we share our favorite design related articles, resources and freebies from the past week. You can sign-up to our awesome weekly newsletter or follow us on Twitter for some more amazing design articles, resources and freebies. New Resources & Tools CSSPeeper […]

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  • Free WordPress Plugins for Adding jQuery Goodness to Your Site

    Free WordPress Plugins for Adding jQuery Goodness to Your Site

    jQuery is an incredibly popular JavaScript library – and for good reason. It’s powerful, fast and is supported by a multitude of web browsers. In fact, WordPress comes bundled with a version of jQuery to provide functionality and allow developers an easy way to tap in. If you’re looking for […]

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  • Why Influencers Should be Part of Your Social Media Marketing

    Why Influencers Should be Part of Your Social Media Marketing

    Social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Instagram have become virtually ubiquitous in today’s culture, and it’s more important than ever for businesses to consider them essential components of any marketing strategy. Digital marketers are constantly searching for new ways to make meaningful connections with their target audiences […]

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  • 20 Tips for Improving Your App’s Rank in the iOS App Store

    20 Tips for Improving Your App’s Rank in the iOS App Store

    Just over 2 million apps and counting. That’s the number of apps currently in the iOS App Store, with thousands of similar apps overwhelming every category and subcategory. With that being said, app development and design is a lucrative market with Apple paying out $20 billion last year alone to […]

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  • Ten Steps to Intuitive Forms in Website Design

    Ten Steps to Intuitive Forms in Website Design

    Your forms are one of the most important elements on your website, both for your users and the company. At their best, forms interact with visitors and are user-friendly. A good form encourages visitors to fill them out for feedback, subscriptions, bookings, and registration. At their worst, forms are clunky, […]

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  • Dysfunctional Relationships in Web Design

    Dysfunctional Relationships in Web Design

    As reality TV has (repeatedly) shown us, any relationship can slip into dysfunction. Unfortunately that includes the relationships you’ll have with your design clients. Even if things started out well enough, there are a number of factors that can lead to eventual heartbreak. Personally, I’ve always been more of a […]

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  • Image Loading, Reloaded

    Image Loading, Reloaded

    In the world of web design, what you don’t see can hurt you. Worse, it can damage your brand reputation, bottom line, or both. Specifically I’m talking about images. Images can consume a lot of bandwidth (upwards of 70% of it for some sites). You get charged to send them. […]

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