Check out our new sister site: SHOPPIES, the ecommerce awards offered to the best up-and-coming online shops for excellence in user experience and web design.
This is the fourth installment of the end of the week roundup featuring the best shops, what platforms they’re using, the SHOPPIES grades (for UX, identity & content), and a short description. Hopefully this will inspire you to create your own online shop (or grow it if you already have one) and get your very own SHOPPIES award!
Continue reading SHOPPIES: Best Shops of The Week [March 15-21, 2015]
Today we take a look deeper into the hidden art of digital retouching where skies can always be blue and imperfections simply disappear. Whether you like it or hate it, think itâ€™s necessary or not, retouching is here to stay.
Continue reading What Everybody Ought to Know About Digital Photo Retouching
Every designer at some point will encounter the client who brings in a blurry, pixelated JPEG copy of their logo (the only copy they have) and requests for changes to the logo.
Redesigning the logo entirely from scratch is one option, but it can be hard work, as you'll have to figure out exactly how the original designer achieved the result. This isn't always so difficult with simple logos, but it's definitely an issue with logos that have non-standard fonts or very complex artifacts.
As a designer, you know that clients should always have a vector copy of their logo with transparency in the background, but clients don't know that. They also don't always know how terrible it looks when a logo is recycled for different purposes using anything other than the vector copy.
Continue reading How to rescue a logo that has been saved as a bitmap
Before we dive deep into the blubolt review, I must admit that we've sampled a wide range of ecommerce platforms. On the other hand, we’ve also tried out numerous managed hosting services for online stores.
Normally, we’ve always considered these two as separate solutions on opposite ends of the spectrum- each with its own exclusive set of specialized providers, dealing with a specific type of users.
Rarely have we stumbled upon providers who’ve combined both solutions on a single framework. So, guess what? This happens to be one of those special occasions. And from the look of things, exploring such a unique, multi-faceted company should be interesting.
But, is it possible to focus on both simultaneously without compromising either?
Continue reading The Ultimate Blubolt Ecommerce Review
Score a hat trick with this trio of free World Cup football/soccer templates designed by BrandPacks. This collection features a free soccer flyer template, a rack card template (in two styles) and a poster template (in two styles). Each template boasts a sporty theme with vibrant colors and exciting photography, perfect for promoting football and soccer tournaments and related events!
Continue reading Exclusive Freebie: World Cup football templates by BrandPacks
Stationery. It grows in abundance in offices. Their favourite place is usually all over the place, but in well organized environments like desks, cabinets and cupboards, they tend to file, pile up and mix. Sometimes they show up unattended in boardrooms, receptions and canteens, but most of the time they are tightly held by humans who seem slightly addicted to them.
Continue reading On the discreet charm of stationery
At the heart of most businesses in the contemporary world, is a powerful POS taking center stage. The Nobly POS is undeniably gaining momentum at the present day and age in the hospitality industry.
But how credible is the system?
First and foremost, I need to understand where to draw a line. It's quite obvious that I need to narrow down to a trendsetting POS system in a bid to optimize my restaurant's business transactions.
I know you can relate to this.
Continue reading The Conclusive Nobly POS Review for 2019
If you've had your e-commerce store up and running for a while, you might be searching for a way to synchronize your tasks, tools, and analytics. Can you relate? If so, Skubana might be the software for you.
Continue reading to find out more about this software.
Continue reading Skubana 101: Everything You Need to Know