As web designers & business owners, we should all be using analytics on our website to provide us with valuable information on...
As web designers & business owners, we should all be using analytics on our website to provide us with valuable information on the success (or not!) of our projects. Being able to measure the effectiveness of marketing strategies, calls to action and visitor engagement are no-brainers. For many years I have used Google Analytics, the free & full-featured service from the online king, but it’s [...]
It’s been a while, but the Windows blue-screen-of-death still never fails to ignite raw nostalgic fury (even if it is a little friendlier these days). 💻😱 Why not strike this universal fear directly in to your visitors hearts with this retro Windows blue-screen-of-death error 404 page. Featuring CRT-esque gradients, the typically infuriating jargon and even sound effects. Experience [...]
This is great. Front-end code commenting with HTML5 data attributes. Add these ‘editor notes’ to mark elements that you need to come back and revise later. The annotation tool for the design-in-the-browser revolution! Here’s all the CSS you’ll need, stick it anywhere you like in your stylesheet. To add a note, simply add a data attribute to your element like so. Easy as pie. [...]
Hello, again. I’ve rebuilt my site, again. I’ve got a good feeling about this one, though I had a good feeling about the last one too. What is it about web designers that are never happy with their own site – it’s not just me, right? Are builders constantly redecorating? Hairdressers restyling? Stay tuned for my intermittent ramblings.