How to Help Your Clients Choose the Right eCommerce Payment Gateway

Depending on who you are, building an eCommerce website usually involves different priorities. If you’re a shopkeeper, you will probably think about the big picture stuff. You’ll want your products to look perfect and your content to drive sales. For web designers, the priorities are more likely to be buried in the details. Sure, our…

Jamstack CMS: The Past, The Present and The Future

The world’s first website was made from static HTML files created in a text editor. While it looks unassuming, it laid the foundation for the web we have today. Fast-forward 30 years, and website technology has changed significantly — we have images, stylesheets, JavaScript, streaming video, AJAX, animation, WebSockets, WebGL, rounded corners in CSS —…

How to Improve E-Commerce Conversion Rates Through UX Design

Nowadays, it’s easier than ever before to start your own business and even run it from the comfort of your own home. The spike in e-commerce caused by COVID-19 has also given rise to numerous entrepreneurial opportunities, with U.S. e-commerce growing 44% in 2020 alone. Amidst so much financial hardship, e-commerce businesses are thriving. When…

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…