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D2WC 2012

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 files and slides for those of you that wanted them. Once again thanks for the support, follow me on Twitter, […]

Adobe MAX 2011

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 done. I post a lot on Twitter, so follow me and join the […]

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 better part of an hour talking about Dreamweaver, Colleen’s aversion to moving to web design (come on in Colleen, the water’s […]

In a design rut? Find a different perspective.

In a design rut? Find a different perspective.

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 same color palettes, font choices, even compositions begin repeating themselves. Even worse, the blank page – which for […]

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 medium…right?! Undaunted, you jump right in and the next thing you know you are confronted with the most dizzying array of acronyms this […]