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Design A Better eCommerce Site

Design A Better eCommerce Site

Posted on October 26, 2011

Category: Business

eCommerce is easily one of the coolest things to emerge in the last twenty years, and we have to admit, it makes Internet business pretty easy. With that in mind, more and more of our clients are starting to demand rock-solid eCommerce designs, and without the proper knowledge of what fits into that category, we’d be sunk.

Thankfully, we understand that not everyone is as talented as us: Likewise, we also appreciate the need for a good list. Combining the two, we’ve produced our stellar checklist of simple, effective, and innovative ways to design a better eCommerce site during your next project. For the full scoop, just check below after the break, and keep an always open mind, Grasshopper—eCommerce is harder than you might think.
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How to Better Communicate With Developers

How to Better Communicate With Developers

Posted on October 24, 2011

Category: Business, General

We aren’t afraid to admit it: Graphic designers can be somewhat reclusive professionals. Being reclusive is a habit bred out of hours spent at home, working in the wee hours of the night, fueled by coffee and creativity, scrapping away at a mountain of freelance designs. So, what do we do—as graphic designers—when we’re forced to interact with a developer or development team?

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Get More Done in Less Time With Our Magic Time Management Tips

Get More Done in Less Time With Our Magic Time Management Tips

Posted on October 14, 2011

Category: Business, General

It’s three in the morning, your hand is clutching the Wacom pen like it’s the Holy Grail, and you’re drooping over the keyboard. In this scenario, what’s the one thing you’re craving the most? No, not coffee—though that might help. No, what you’re needing more of is time.

If you’re like most designers, you feel like you’ve got too much to do and not nearly enough time to get it done. But fret not, because though it’s a long road to efficiency, we have a few hand-selected tips that will streamline your workflow. Grab that fifteenth cup and check below, Soldier: We’re here to help!

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How to Use Twitter – Part Two – To Enhance Your Business

How to Use Twitter – Part Two – To Enhance Your Business

Posted on October 14, 2011

Category: Business, General

Twitter is fundamentally a worldwide, public forum with so much versatility that anything goes. Some people use it to announce what they’re up to, some use it to share inspirational quotes and thoughts, whilst many use it to promote their blog entries and photo journals. However, as much as it is used by individuals, it’s use for entrepreneurs and companies (of any size) increases every day.  In twitter-ish fashion, I have kept these advantages of using Twitter to enhance your business, brief:

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