1. D2WC 2012

Thanks to everyone who attended my session Optimizing Sites for Mobile Devices at D2WC! I really enjoyed meeting everyone and hanging out between sessions and at the birds-of-a-feather lunches. As promised, I’ve uploaded my example...

2. Adobe MAX 2011

Hey Folks! I know it’s been a while since I’ve posted, honestly, my schedule has kept me so busy lately that I haven’t been able to make the switch to my new CMS, so I’ve sort of put off posting until it’s...

3. Adobe MAX 2010

Hey folks! I know I’m supposed to be redesigning (and getting my posting backlog up) Simple Primate, but I’ve been a bit busy. The pace will pick up soon, I promise! In the meantime, I’ll be speaking next week at Adobe...

4. Starting something new...

In February of 2000, I left a wonderful job as the Art Director of a science museum to join up with a small start-up training company named Interactive Fun! (the exclamation mark was part of the name!). I was the third employee, and after...

5. Fine Tuning Spry Menu Bar...

One of the reasons that I started Simple Primate was to have a public space in which to respond to students of my lynda.com titles. I plan on posting answers to some of the most common questions that I receive as well as using this as a...
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Dreamweaver CS4 with CSS is now live!

Dreamweaver CS4 with CSS is now live!

My latest lynda.com title, Dreamweaver CS4 with CSS Essential Training, is now live in the lynda.com online training library! I’d like to thank Max Smith and everyone else at lynda.com for helping to...
Simple Primate in the Deke Lounge!

Simple Primate in the Deke Lounge!

Hey all! I’m a little late putting this up, but couldn’t be more excited about my recent visit as a guest on Deke McClelland and Colleen Wheeler’s excellent show Martini Hour. We spend the...
In a design rut? Find a different perspective.

In a design rut? Find a different perspe...

As a designer, one of the most frustrating phases that I occasionally go through is feeling like I’m stuck in a design rut. You might also know the feeling, everything you do starts looking the same, the...
Mama, they took my Kodachrome away…

Mama, they took my Kodachrome away…...

Kodak announced in June that they were ceasing production of Kodachrome, their oldest running line of color film. Kodachrome was first introduced in 1935 (seriously… 1935!!), and was the choice of...
Moving from print to web

Moving from print to web

For most designers, making the transition from print design to web design can be a frustrating process. At first it seems easy. You’re a visual designer, so design is design regardless of...

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