40+ Business Flyer Templates (Word & PSD)

Today we’re bringing you a collection of the best business flyer templates to help you design professional flyers to promote your business and upcoming events. Flyers are an important part of promoting a business. Whether it’s a business conference, a networking event, or even promoting a service, you need a perfectly designed flyer to attract…

The Grumpy Designer’s Cure for Massive Expectations

Ever since the beginning of time (or the mid-1990s), much has been expected of web designers. In those early days, we were not only focused on learning HTML, but mastering graphic design as well. There weren’t a lot of official learning paths. Thus, our skills were often developed on the job. What’s changed? Well, we…

Best WordPress Custom Login Plugins

WordPress comes with a default login page. But the default login page is basic and bland. You can customize your website login page to reflect your unique style and brand. This is where custom login plugins come in. They are very easy to use—you don’t need to have any coding knowledge at all.  Hero Login…

Static vs. Dynamic vs. Jamstack: Where’s The Line?

You’ll often hear developers talking about “static” vs. “dynamic” sites, or you may have heard someone use the term Jamstack. What do these terms mean, and when does a “static” site become either a Jamstack or dynamic site? These questions sound simple, but they’re more nuanced than they appear. Let’s explore these terms to gain…

Smashing Podcast Episode 41 With Eva PenzeyMoog: Designing For Safety

In this episode, we’re talking about designing for safety. What does it mean to consider vulnerable users in our designs? Drew McLellan talks to expert Eva PenzeyMoog to find out. Show Notes Design for Safety from A Book Apart The Inclusive Safety Project Eva on Twitter Eva’s personal site Weekly Update How To Build An…

5 Tips for Increasing Traffic To Your Website

Introduction Wondering how you could be increasing traffic to your website? Then keep reading! In today’s world of social media, it is harder than ever to get the word out about your website. You might be sitting on a gold mine but nobody will know about it unless you tell them! No matter how great…