blog-responsive2 May 13

Case Study: Elefint’s Responsive Website Redesign

Intro Elefint recently underwent a responsive website redesign.  This turned out to be a challenging and confusing process, and finding resources to guide us through it wasn’t easy.  A lot of the information we used to guide us was contradictory or incomplete, and we figured there must be a lot of people equally perplexed.  With...Read More

philographics May 10

Link of the Week: Philographics

How can design make philosophy easier to understand? That’s the question that designer Genis Carreras sought to answer with Philographics, a series of minimalistic designs that explain complex philosophical theories. Through the clever use of basic shapes and colors, this project distills concepts that are normally the purview of academics into simple graphics that viewers...Read More

blog-wwf-logo May 8

Design Tip: Make the Earth a Part of Your Mission, Not Your Logo

Organizations doing good in the world often fall into similar patterns, such as incorporating the planet into their logos. But if every socially minded organization had a similar mark, nothing unique or compelling would be communicated. This happens more than you would think; just look at all 0f the nonprofits out there using the Earth...Read More

here is today May 3

Link of the Week: Here is Today

Chances are you’ve heard someone say, “I’ve had a long day.” But how long is one day, in the grand scheme of things? This week, we found a website that helps answer that very question. Here is Today is an interactive timeline that allows you to see today in relation to this year, this century,...Read More

blog-contextmatters May 1

Design Tip: When Designing for Mobile, Context Matters

Think about the last time you used your mobile device. Were you sitting at home browsing the internet? Were you typing a long email to a friend? Were you doing in-depth research? Most of us would answer these questions with a “no.” Mobile devices aren’t just smaller––they’re different. That’s why, when designing for a mobile...Read More