Want to improve on your website but don’t know where to start? Many website owners think that the only way to achieve a better website is a complete overhaul – a brand new design. In some cases that may be true, but there are also hundreds of improvements you can make on your own to […]
After many months of research, development, writing, information architecture and design, we are finally ready to launch a brand new ou.edu. Take a tour. Content and design really go hand-in-hand with functionality and the technology behind the site. If it’s not easy for authors to create content and make it look good, a site will […]
Hello world, A little while ago, I got the opportunity to craft a QR code experiment on the OU campus. The premise was simple: Improve the campus discovery experience for prospective students.
We all know about Photoshop’s crop tool, but did you know you can control it down to the pixel? Let’s use this nice colorful image and make a few thumbnails. Let’s assume we will be using these thumbnails on the web, so we have already optimized our image and got it ready to save for […]
Photos displayed on the web have a fundamental need to load quickly. Image optimization is a simple process done in many image editing programs, for this demonstration we will use Adobe Photoshop CS4. First thing to do is open up your image and find out a few things about it. Once you have your image […]