News and Articles About Design

User Experience is Integral to Winning App Design
Apps

User Experience is Integral to Winning App Design

It may seem obvious, but the easier and more useful your app is, the more likely it will be a success.
Rahul Varshneya
Don't Just Have Social-Media Conversations, Design Them
Social Media Marketing

Don't Just Have Social-Media Conversations, Design Them

Consider these four elements as you plan your strategy to engage with potential customers.
Aaron Keller
How to Make Your Logo Memorable
Logos

How to Make Your Logo Memorable

These tips can help you design a logo that stands out from the competition's.
Nina Zipkin
4 Kickstarter Campaigns You Won't Believe Actually Succeeded
Kickstarter

4 Kickstarter Campaigns You Won't Believe Actually Succeeded

Zack Danger Brown's ludicrous $72,000 potato salad isn't the weirdest and wackiest dud in the crowdfunding bunch to strike gold.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
The Inside Story of Flipboard, the App That Makes Digital Content Look Magazine Glossy
Digital Content

The Inside Story of Flipboard, the App That Makes Digital Content Look Magazine Glossy

How serial entrepreneur Mike McCue successfully positioned Flipboard at the forefront of a new era of digital media.
Jason Ankeny
Choices Can Become Overwhelming, So Make It Easier for Customers
Sales

Choices Can Become Overwhelming, So Make It Easier for Customers

Use these strategies to increase click-through rates and purchases when presenting choices.
Liraz Margalit
Further Proof That a Picture Is Worth a Thousand Words
Design

Further Proof That a Picture Is Worth a Thousand Words

An app for marking up images streamlines a design firm's operations.
Jonathan Blum
12 (Mostly Free) Web Tools for Entrepreneurs
Tools

12 (Mostly Free) Web Tools for Entrepreneurs

Celebrate your independence with these services, which come at the best price.
Jeff Boss
When Designing a Logo, First Comes Personality, Then Color
Logos

When Designing a Logo, First Comes Personality, Then Color

In this video, marketing strategist Gregory Ciotti explains 'perceived appropriateness' and why it's crucial to great logo design.
Jason Fell
Design An Engaging Layout For Your Daily Deals Site
Startup Kit

Design An Engaging Layout For Your Daily Deals Site

Get creative and attract more traffic with these tips for designing your online coupon or daily deal website.
Why the Wallet Is the Perfect Product for Crowdfunding
Kickstarter

Why the Wallet Is the Perfect Product for Crowdfunding

Crowdfunding platform Kickstarter released a manifesto that explores why campaigns involving wallets, money clips and card holders are so popular on the site.
Catherine Clifford
See The Hidden Meanings Inside 17 Tech Company Logos
Logos

See The Hidden Meanings Inside 17 Tech Company Logos

These highly recognizable logos have hidden, subtle, or otherwise clever messages that you probably never realized.
On the Heels of Cutting a Third of Its Staff, Fab Buys a Finnish Furniture Company
Fab

On the Heels of Cutting a Third of Its Staff, Fab Buys a Finnish Furniture Company

The troubled ecommerce site paid ‘tens of millions' for an Ikea-like company that makes "Nordic interior design originals."
Laura Entis
How to Design a Powerful Logo
Design

How to Design a Powerful Logo

Take these steps to craft a singular logo that reflects your company's vision.
Nina Zipkin