Category: Ramblings

A floorplan of a house created in CSS Grid

Creative / Development Inspiration 67

A lot has happened over the past 2 weeks! I re-designed Thoughts and Stuff using Gatsby, went to a talk about cookies and tracking (I will write a blog on it. maybe) and the interwebs has progressed a hell of a lot. Here is my weekly web developer and designer rundown to get you up […]

Screenshot of CodePen rotating SVG example

Creative / Development Inspiration 64

Tips on rotating SVGs, automatic deployment of WordPress using Trellis, and blog design on a budget. This weeks design development inspiration has a right mix of examples. Enjoy!   Website Inspiration Concrete Toronto based creative agency. Big images, quick loading site. Simple. No messy animations. Just gets the point across. Looks like it needs to […]

American Sex Education App Display Banner

Creative / Development Inspiration 61

Website Inspiration Adult Swim – Singles https://www.adultswim.com/music/singles-2018/   Designer Resources, Examples and Inspiration Inclusiveness in Web Design Not a week goes by when I don’t hear “But this website doesn’t need to be accessible, thats not the target market”. So you are happy to lose a potential 19% of revenue for the client? That’s a […]

Lego mini figures made entirely from CSS and HTML

Creative / Development Inspiration 60

Website Inspiration Design Agency The landing page goes straight for the kill. They know what the user wants, so provide it straight immediately. Combined with great design and visuals this site is a perfect example of a great sales funnel. https://designagency.io/   Designer Resources, Examples and Inspiration Misrepresenting the truth to make travelling easier Transforming […]

User Journey Mapping

Creative / Development Inspiration 59

Due to conversations about processes, this week I have included several articles on UX process, and how to write User Stories. These articles go hand in hand with slowing down the design process! As well as these goodies, there is a great website example, an article on web performance ethics, and more in this weeks […]

Content Mesh Plug and Play

The Rise of the Content Mesh

On October 4th 2018 an article named “Delivering Modern Website Experiences: The Journey to a Content Mesh” was published by Sam Bhagwat on gatsbyjs.org. Sam introduced the concept of a Content Mesh, and touched on the different pieces that are involved.   In essence, the Content Mesh allows you to (from Sams article): select best-of-breed […]

Adobe XD Auto Animate Banner

Creative / Development Inspiration 57

Website Inspiration Andy Allen Portfolio of a designer. Simple. Quick to load. Gets to the point. http://www.andyallen.co/   Designer Resources, Examples and Inspiration Adobe XD Auto Animate It’s a fight to see who can get the best product out. Sketch is doing well, but Adobe keep upping their game. The newest feature seems pretty exciting! […]

Dogs on CodePen Banner

Creative / Development Inspiration 55

This week is more UI focused, due to a project that I am working on. I have still managed to include some brilliant development inspiration articles, and a few thought pieces at the bottom of the rundown. Have a good week! Designer Resources, Examples and Inspiration Adobe XD Wireframe Kits A collection of Adobe XD […]