The first version of Windows I ever got my hands on as a kid was Windows 95. I can still remember the thrill of watching the video of Weezer playing ‘Buddy Holly’, with Fonzie tearing in up on the dance floor. To me, this was as good as it could possible get. The new and latest version of Windows is claiming to be “The best Windows ever”. Could it possibly reignite that youthful awe I had experience as a child? [Read more…]
A web designer’s job is simple, right? Meet with the client, listen to what they want, get a few images and some copy together and the website is done, and all for an amazingly low price. In a week the client has a fantastic website scooping up thousands of hits, or making millions in the case of ecommerce sites. [Read more…]
Get online for just R450 per month. This is the perfect solution if you are just starting out or would like a simple, elegant solution to reach your online audience. [Read more…]
The camera on your smart phone is amazing. Never before has it been so easy to show the world what we are about to ingest, or let everyone on Facebook know that you’ve just had an amazing workout. Delicious burgers, Craft Beer, Artisan coffee… You know you have to Instagram it before you can enjoy it! But, did you know that you can also use this camera as a bona fide photography tool? [Read more…]
Responsive web design, to put it simply, is how a website “responds” to being displayed on devices with different screen sizes. This ranges from different monitor resolutions all the way down to phones and tablets, and even watches and other wearable tech. [Read more…]
You are busy making, creating, doing your thing that brings people joy and adds value to their lives – so you don’t have time to keep setting up advertising campaigns and dealing with vague queries. It would be nice to have someone to help you field enquiries and market your business, but employing and training a person to help out costs time and money which could be better spent elsewhere. With a little bit of effort up-front you can have your own place on the internet which showcases your talent to the world, making life easier in the long run.
Here are three ways a website makes your business life easier: [Read more…]
I get approached by clients looking for websites many times a day. Many have a good idea of what they want, but most are looking to me for some ground-up ideas and design inspiration. This is all well and good, but when a client approaches me with no idea at all of what they want, then I begin to get nervous. [Read more…]
Everybody loves getting something for nothing, so I have decided to compile a small list of free software that I have found to be equal to (or in some cases, even better than ) the paid alternative.
Open source software rocks! [Read more…]