Better Web Images

Inconsistencies in the style and quality of images can play havoc with otherwise carefully designed websites. We need to fight back against crap images!

2015 Personal Review

2015 has been a great year for me, both in and outside of work. I’ve put together a brief summary of my professional highlights of the year together with some goals for 2016.

Web Typography Today

It can be tricky to keep up with current developments in web design, particularly when dealing with a vast subject such as typography. In this post I’ve collated as much information as I could about typography on the web today.

Better looking website images with Instagram style CSS filters

In any modern web set-up, clients will inevitably want to upload content including images themselves. In my experience, this can be a nightmare from a design point-of-view. InstaCSS is a quick and easy way to create visually consistent images.

Lessons Everyone Can Learn From Software Developers

I have been fortunate in my career to work with a number of incredible software developers. I’ve realised that there are some very basic qualities, skills, and habits software developers display that are great practice for absolutely anyone.

Web design work 2014

I’ve come to the end of another year and I thought I’d take a moment to highlight a few of the design projects I’ve enjoyed over the past twelve months.

Nest Grid

Nest Grid is a little SCSS grid which I built a couple of years ago and still tend to use as a base for new website builds. The big difference my grid has over others is the way in which it handles nested elements.

New Website

So I’ve finally put together a personal website. I spent ages over the past couple of years procrastinating and putting off making anything as I tried to think of a unique angle or a revolutionary design. In the end, my new site was born out of necessity.