Design

Below are all episodes tagged with the keyword “Design.”

Demystifying Web Development…

May 11, 2017 @ 11AM MT

We continue our client-friendly series exploring how tech-focused discussions can create barrier between ourselves and our clients. In this episode, we move on from our discussion about design to development. Focusing on front-end development, we explain the technical terms and…

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Responsive Retrofits

Mar 02, 2017 @ 11AM MT

Need to make your site mobile-friendly but have limited resources? Consider a responsive retrofit! Emily and Lea talk about all the different ways a site can be made mobile-friendly, including the process of retrofitting, how to decide whether a complete redesign is necessary…

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Demystifying Web Design…

Feb 02, 2017 @ 11AM MT

Can you explain web design to your clients in terms they understand? Improve sales and client relationships by breaking down technical language barriers! Emily and Lea explain how common industry terms are quite uncommon for clients! With various analogies and scenarios, they…

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Developing a Signature…

Jun 30, 2016 @ 11AM MT

There is a crisis of sameness in web design today. Host Lea Alcantara explains the benefits of a signature design style as a way to break through these barriers. We discuss pros and cons, how it affects clients, and how to balance business goals with your own unique way of applying…

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Emotional Intelligence…

Jun 16, 2016 @ 11AM MT

The more we interact with technology, the more we interact with it like it is human. And the more design needs to account for that human factor. Facebook designer Beth Dean returns to the show to talk about emotional intelligence in design. She shares scenarios of real-world…

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Color

Mar 10, 2016 @ 11AM MT

Color is deceptively simple, but truly complex to execute on the web! We have designer and illustrator Geri Coady on the show to break down what color is all about. We discuss its definition, its application on the web vs other industries, while focusing on accessibility, testing…

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Mobile Design: Native…

Nov 05, 2015 @ 11AM MT

Mobile design. It's complex. Designer Wren Lanier helps us navigate the nuances of native vs. web mobile design, from the context of her experience designing the Highrise CRM product. Wren details the differences between native and web mobile design, and shares tips for deciding…

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Designer-Developer Collaboration

Sep 24, 2015 @ 11AM MT

Sometimes, the relationship between a designer and developer can get contentious! Front-end developer Megan Zlock and art director/designer Owen Shifflett stop by the show to discuss how they make conversations productive, focus on a collaborative mindset, and use empathy to…

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