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prestondlee

gdb renamed, rebranded, and redesigned starting today!

Posted 14 days ago. in Miscellaneous

Writing today’s post is proving much more difficult than I thought it was going to be. After 6+ years of blogging at GDB and interacting with so many of you, we’re closing the doors on GDB... Read more

415
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Posted by
prestondlee

how to succeed as a not-so-young creative

Posted 14 days ago. in Miscellaneous

I know creatives my age and beyond who like to refer to themselves as “seasoned.” This term makes them sound like they may end up as a roast. I prefer “battle tested.” Much cooler. All... Read more

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Posted by
prestondlee

4 fast tips for boosting website conversions

Posted 14 days ago. in Miscellaneous

Whether you’re designing sites for yourself, hiring someone to do it for you, or somewhere in-between…here are 4 tips I’ve found that boost the results websites get by a LOT. Use them for your freelancing... Read more

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mkammerer

sponsor ux booth and connect with thousands

Posted 14 days ago. in Miscellaneous

We invite authors, publishers, conferences, and businesses to join the UX Booth community as sponsors. As a UX Booth sponsor, you have access to our community of dedicated, passionate professionals working in every aspect of... Read more

393
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Posted by
prestondlee

my 3-step guide to client pitches that convert like crazy

Posted 14 days ago. in Miscellaneous

Chances are if you’re reading this, you’re tired of pitching your services to crickets. You feel like you’re constantly being solicited by the clients you don’t want, and can’t even get those you do want... Read more

390
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Posted by
prestondlee

7 deadly mistakes that will kill your creative business

Posted 14 days ago. in Miscellaneous

Now that everyone has a second cousin or daughter in college who’s a “whiz” with editing and layout software, true creative professionals have a lot more competition. We have to be ever more vigilant in finding... Read more

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addythomson
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10 best payment gateways for e-commerce websites

Posted today. in Miscellaneous

Check out best payment gateways for your business or ecommerce websites. All payment gateways listed here are secure and safe.... Read more

57
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Posted by
prestondlee

5 ways email is killing you and your business (+ 5 solutions)

Posted today. in Miscellaneous

Take a moment and run through the first 15 minutes of your day with me. Any day of the week, a “work day,” the weekend, any day you like. What does your morning routine look... Read more

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Posted by
chriscoyier

http 203: progressive loading

Posted today. in Miscellaneous

The latest episode from , takes a look at progressively loading assets. Jake makes the comparison between websites and the way that video games will let users download and play the first level instead of forcing... Read more

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chriscoyier

working with shapes in web design

Posted today. in Miscellaneous

When we make a new component on a website, we’re effectively creating rectangles of different sizes, whether we realise it or not. But what happens if we want to experiment a little? How many different... Read more

69
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Posted by
mkammerer

5 reasons why working in enterprise ux doesn’t suck

Posted yesterday. in Miscellaneous

Enterprise systems were largely left behind as the tech world shifted its focus to user experience. Author and upcoming Madison+ UX speaker Greg Damm explains that it’s time for that to change. The post . ... Read more

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chriscoyier

web performance: cache efficiency exercise

Posted yesterday. in Miscellaneous

Ryan Albrecht digs into how efficient browser caching is on Facebook.com. They release code twice a day, breaking cache as they do, so they were curious if that was too often for browser cache to... Read more

 
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