In Art class, my Kindergarten teacher Mrs. Cooperson had us follow a simple and methodical approach to creating drawings: Lock down an idea. Create a pencil sketch. Draw over it in pen. Choose some crayons. Color. Voila! Ready for fridge prime time. By requiring teacher sign-off before allowing us to proceed to the next step,… Read more »
We get a lot of questions about the software and tools we use to build our projects. When it comes to web and app design, Sketch is the one we can’t do without.
At Simpatico, we design for a variety of verticals, media, and projects—from real estate developer websites to non-profit organization logos to fin tech product/UI design. As a small shop, we’re committed to being flexible about deviating from our typical process when we think it will produce better results for our clients. That said, our approach… Read more »
We build and maintain sites for our clients using WordPress, and specialize in building custom themes. We use our rich background in user experience to ensure that the WordPress back-end (where you login to update your content) is as user-friendly as the front-end (what your users see).
When we’re asked to submit website proposals, one of the first things we try to suss out is what’s best for the client: suggesting that we build a custom WordPress theme, or recommending they use an existing theme. This often prompts an understandable question: What’s the difference?
Once your shiny website is ready to go, learn more about how you can make sure the world sees it.
Find out why we recommend WPEngine for WordPress hosting to all of our clients.
Tamara tackles the elusive question (what IS UX?) with an unlikely metaphor.
For all small business WordPress sites that we create, we install and use the Yoast SEO plugin, which is (at the time of this article’s writing) the industry leader. SEO, or search engine optimization, is an important tool to help you drive traffic from search results on search engines like Google, Yahoo, and Bing to your… Read more »