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WE AIN'T PLASTIC - Creative Technolgist & User Experience Engineer Roland Lösslein

WE AIN'T PLASTIC - Creative Technolgist & User Experience Engineer Roland Lösslein


QUIZ: Which TED Talk are you? Entertainment 11 of the funniest TED Talk spoofs, and what speakers can learn from them DED Talks. The 15 WordPress Sites That Are Changing the Design Game Have you ever come across a website and thought “Wow, how did they do that?” I know I have. New websites are popping up all the time that challenge convention and push the limits of what a website can (and should be).

The Best Designs Collections - Top 40 Minimal Portfolio Websites A minimal design is usually best for portfolios, projects and case studies. A clean, uncluttered design allows featured works to stand out, which should be the main goal of any portfolio. We've made a collection of some of our favorite minimal portfolio websites featured here. You will see designer portfolios, artist websites, portfolios for projects or case studies, photographers, interior designers, architects and more. At the bottom of this list, we've added some of our favorite minimal portfolio themes from our theme shop partner. Enjoy!

showthread Not that anyone is asking me (but that has never stopped me before and it won't stop me now), but I do try to avoid using 'said' too much. It gets a tad tedious, I find. On the other hand, using a substitute simply for the sake of - well, using a substitute - can be ineffective. I thought your list was interesting, Somesh (beware whenever anyone says something is interesting ), but I do think you have included some rather dubious options.

About Me / Vito Salvatore - Interactive Art Director Responsive Web Design I have gained a lot of experience designing and building many responsive websites. I have developed a personal approach to testing different solutions that has brought me to design mostly in the browser. Storytelling

Our projects · Dogstudio That rug really tied the room together The Big Lebowski ( 1998 ) Dragone View project Waterloo What Americans can learn from other food cultures For me, a first-generation Korean-American, comfort food is a plate of kimchi, white rice, and fried Spam. Such preferences are personally meaningful — and also culturally meaningful. Our comfort foods map who are, where we come from, and what happened to us along the way. Notes Jennifer 8.

Hansel And Gretel (The Brothers Grimm) Hard by a great forest dwelt a poor wood-cutter with his wife and his two children. The boy was called Hansel and the girl Gretel. He had little to bite and to break, and once when great dearth fell on the land, he could no longer procure even daily bread. Now when he thought over this by night in his bed, and tossed about in his anxiety, he groaned and said to his wife: 'What is to become of us? How are we to feed our poor children, when we no longer have anything even for ourselves?' 'I'll tell you what, husband,' answered the woman, 'early tomorrow morning we will take the children out into the forest to where it is the thickest; there we will light a fire for them, and give each of them one more piece of bread, and then we will go to our work and leave them alone.

25 websites that use minimalism beautifully Sometimes, less is more. It's a principle that today's online designers are increasingly coming to appreciate. With the growing use of mobile devices and the complications of responsive design, minimalism is on the rise online. A style used in visual art since the start of the twentieth century, minimalism brings additional benefits to websites, in the shape of faster loading times and better compatibility between screen sizes. Its simplicity seems attuned to mobile browsing, without harming the desktop experience. It helps here to distinguish the minimalist philosophy from the minimalist aesthetic, though both can be applied to web design.

How To Build Brand Loyalty As An Underdog: A Case Study The hallmark of a successful brand often lies in brand loyalty. When out of all the competing brands in your market, you have customers returning back to your brand every time. Whether they throw your product into their shopping cart every week, or bookmark your site and check it every day, customer loyalty not only means return business, but it’s a great sign that you’re doing something right. So, what makes a brand so deserving of customers’ loyalty, why do they keep going back? Is it the fantastic customer service?