One size no longer fits all. The harsh truth is that the volume and use of smartphones is rising and that of PCs is falling. PCs just had their worst quarterly sales numbers in decades. Having a responsive web design is the responsible way of designing websites. The ‘when’ is almost upon us. Yes, its [...]
As Ryan Singer of 37 signals mentions in his excellent post UI and Capability, design needs 3 core principles to work together be useful to the visitor.
1. Capability – The ability of the website interface to help the visitor achieve their goal.
2. Implementation – The backend of the website which gives it the Capability.
3. Affordance [...]
You move into a new house, all fresh and clean. Then over time, you get stuff in. You forget old stuff or you really don’t want to get rid of some things.
A few years later, you step back and look at a house full of clutter and chaos. The paint has lost its sheen too [...]
Google has been explicit that website speed is an SEO signal. So, one should always be looking for ways to reduce website load times. Google offers great advice on this too. This is a simplified explanation of what Google recommends.