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

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link-accordion Apr 26

Link of the Week: Responsive Sound

For this week’s installment of our ongoing link of the week series, we wanted to share Garmoshka, a delightful web app that allows you to play the accordion by resizing your browser window. We loved this design not only because of its ingenuity (using responsive design for sound!) but also because of the way it...Read More

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link-cooler Apr 22

Link of the Week: Design a “Cooler” Nonprofit Website

How can your nonprofit make its website seem “cooler”? This week, we took a look at Curtis Chang’s article from the Stanford Social Innovation Review blog that answers that very question by analyzing two stores: Target and Apple. According to Chang, many nonprofits want their websites to be “cool” like Apple, but most nonprofit websites...Read More

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link-instead Apr 4

Link of the Week: Instead App

At Elefint, we’re passionate about sharing knowledge related to how design can make the world a better place. Therefore each week we are going to post a link and a short write up about something interesting that crosses our path. This week we took a look at instead, a mobile app that encourages people to...Read More

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blog-design-activism-02 Jun 1

Design Activism

Design Activism is an emerging movement that puts design as a central focus in solving basic civic and societal problems. Read More

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