Category: Design

Design

Collection of the Best Brand Stylescapes Ever Created

What is a Stylescape?

A Stylescape is a collection of brand assets such as colors, typography, photography, patterns, etc. that are combined together by a designer to build a visual aesthetic of a brand. It’s a more elevated execution than a moodboard but isn’t quite to the level of detail as a brand guide. The purpose of a Stylescape is to provide company stakeholders with a comprehensive snapshot of the brand could look like as a whole. Usually, Stylescapes are presented in a couple of different options so you can collaborate on a couple different directions based on your strategy.

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Collaboration

Cannabis App Design and Development Services are Smoking Hot

Did you know that U.S. retail sales of medical and recreational cannabis are expected to reach between $8 to $10 billion this year, doubling last year’s sales? This is in the wake of 29 states legalizing marijuana for medical use and 9 states legalizing it for recreational use. The question for entrepreneurs, Angel investors, cannabis companies, VCs, etc. is, how can you effectively tap into this market? And one major opportunity is through cannabis app design and development services.

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Blockchain

5 Critical Things Your App Developer Should Offer

When looking for the perfect partner for your next app development project, you may be wondering where you should start, as there are many options. First things first, if you are debating between hiring an agency and a freelancer, read this. Next, here are 5 critical things you should be looking for to get the best results: 

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Design

Should I Hire A Freelancer or Agency for My…

Did you know that 36% of the U.S. workforce is now composed of freelancers? As revealed in the Freelancing in America: 2017 study, the number of freelancers is up 30% from 2016 and, by 2027, more than half of the workforce is expected to be freelancing!

When managing a business and looking for web design, development, and marketing, you now have a competitive pool of highly skilled individuals offering to contract out their services at affordable prices.

The question is, will it be more advantageous to hire a freelancer or is it better to stick with an agency?

Here’s what you should know.

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Design

11 Website Conversion Mistakes and How to Fix Them

In 2017, the average conversion rate in the U.S. ranged from 2.69% to 3.08%. Have you been looking at your rate and wanting to improve it? If so, we have good news. Making strategic changes can move the needle.

To help you understand how to increase your website’s performance, here’s a look at 11 common mistakes that hurt your conversion rate and how you can fix them.

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Design

Productivo Mobile UI Kit for iOS

Brightscout introduces the most comprehensive and elegantly designed Productivity UI kit ever designed to date! Productivo consists of 50+ iOS mobile iPhone X screen templates and over 13+ screen categories to help speed up the development of any productivity app project. This exquisite UI kit is thoughtfully packaged so all screen templates have a logical flow beginning with their starting point. Each element is full customizable and with nested symbols you can be assured this productivity UI Kit will help you stay as productive as possible throughout your project.

Screen Categories Include: Onboarding, Sign Up & Login, Forgot Password, Profile, Settings, Notifications, Calendar, Task Manager, Notes, Messages, Cloud Storage, Navigation, Reports


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Case Studies

U.S. Consumers Gravitate to Digital Music Platforms

The U.S. music industry has completely changed over the course of 10 years. Advances in technology have led to faster internet connections and more powerful devices; the perfect breeding grounds for digital music platforms. Those such as YouTube, Spotify, Apple Music, and Amazon Prime Music that enable users to download, play, and stream music. Read more “U.S. Consumers Gravitate to Digital Music Platforms”

Design

How to Perform a Website Audit

Looking to improve your online marketing performance? A free website audit may be just what you need.

In modern times, website usability and design are held to a higher standard than in the past. Visitors will leave a site if the design looks off, if it takes more than two seconds to load, or if it’s too hard to use. Further, they won’t even find it in the first place if it doesn’t tick the boxes for SEO. Being so, it’s essential that companies audit their websites so they are aware of the issues holding them back.

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