wannab Jul 17

Wanna-B: Join the Business Revolution

We had an amazing time bringing together B-Corporations and those aspiring to B. For those of you who don’t know, certified B-Corps meet a strict set of standards set by B-lab, the certifying nonprofit. B-Corps are measured in terms of social and environmental performance, accountability and transparency. We became a B-Corp because we believe in...Read More

amelias-conf Jul 17

Accessibility in Web Design: Webvisions Insights

Most people don’t think about accessibility in web design. Those that do think about it, think it’s either too big of a problem to solve, or something they can just include as a ‘quick fix’ at the end of a job. So argued Derek Featherstone as part of his talk on Accessibility in Web Design,...Read More

choice is bad Jun 13

Design Tip: Choice is Bad

We like to think that having a lot options will make us happier. But, in truth, it’s easy to get overwhelmed when we’re faced with too many choices. Nowhere is this more true than on the web. In this age of information overload––where we’re constantly being bombarded by emails, social media feeds, and instant messages––few...Read More

link-warning-signs Jun 4

Link of the Week: Inviting “Warning” Signs

Imagine you’re touring the grounds of a historic manor on the English countryside, and you pass a warning sign. It says, “Keep on the grass.” Yes, you did read that right. The National Trust (a conservation agency that protects England’s historic country houses) commissioned UK firm The Click Design to create a series of signs...Read More