A Lesson in Bouncing Back from Web Designer Paul Anthony Webb
We sat down with Paul Anthony Webb to learn more about his approach to coding, design, and keeping track of all his web domains.
Models of Possibility: How Maurice Cherry Found (and Shared) His Path to Success
Maurice Cherry, founder of the multidisciplinary studio Lunch, never planned to start his own business. He just wanted to do work that didn’t make him miserable.
A Good Kind of Weird: HAWRAF
HAWRAF is weird. Not bad weird. More like, interesting weird. First, there's that name . . .
Bridging the Web and Email: The Case for Subtle Interactivity
The limitations of email might be frustrating for most designers, but for Austin Woodall they’re a source of inspiration — so much so that it changed his career.
Their Own Code: The Weird, Wonderful World of Table Tr Td
Can email be art—a mode for unapologetically offbeat, norm-defying self-expression? Spend enough time with Table Tr Td and you’ll be hard pressed not to respond in the affirmative.
Whiteboarding a Better World: A Case Study
Chattanooga-based digital firm Whiteboard makes a point of working for clients who, according to its website, “stand for social justice and believe in the common good.”
How to Fix Your Broken Newsletter
Just because your first attempt at a newsletter didn’t do so hot doesn’t mean you’re out of the game. To help you regain your footing, we talked to an agency that’s been there, done that — and tried again.
Trial and Error: A Copywriter’s Journey
So how did Julia McCoy become qualified to write a manual? The answer: Lots of trial. And a good bit of error.
Why Copy Matters (Like, A Lot)
When Joanna Wiebe, co-founder of Copy Hackers, first realized that she wanted to write, she didn’t really think it was a viable career option. But today, Wiebe is anything but a hobbyist.
The Sweet Spot Between Freelancer and Agency
MailChimp makes things similarly easy for online retailers, designer Sarah Hutto says. “It pretty much tells you, ‘Hey, this is what you should be doing.’ You have to work hard to mess up a MailChimp campaign.”
A Freelance Success Story
Today is another very busy day in Kelly’s life as a freelance web developer — a career that has given her the freedom to literally roam the world.
Updating a Classic
The newest collection of ice creams from Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams, American Licks, is another great example how the brand combines commerce with storytelling.