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Fantastic Finds Pixelsnap - Magical Design Tool
Fantastic Finds – Pixelsnap

For this week’s Fantastic find, we are sharing a tool we use every day: Pixelsnap! Magical Design Tool Basically, it measures anything on any screen at any time. Pretty epic for a web designer. You can adjust the threshold on less contrasty elements, and also click and drag over an element and it will give…

Fantastic Finds - Artboard Studio
Fantastic Finds – Artboard Studio

A good mockup can be freaking hard to find. We feel the pain. Guess what though, we have a fantastic find for you. Enter Artboard Studio This new mockup tool gives you the flexibility to make your own scene or use a template. It’s super easy. Scales amazing. You are able to make your own…

5 Ways You Can Tell Your Brand Story With Your Website
5 Ways You Can Tell Your Brand Story With Your Website

When someone visits your website you have a big opportunity to tell your brand story with more depth. We are writing this post to help you do just that. Here are the following 5 tips that will help you rock your brand. Tip Numero Uno: Hero Illustrations What are hero illustrations? They are illustrations at…

Brand Bites: Experience Is Your Magic - Tickyboom Design
Brand Bites: Experience Is Your Magic

A lot of times there is a great misconception that a logo is your brand. A lot of times we get hired to help develop a brand, and the conversation never goes beyond a logo, colors, or graphics. When we bring up experience, voice & future goals there is a disconnect. That is ok &…

Hire A Designer, or Use Squarespace? - Tickyboom Design
Hire A Designer, or Use Squarespace?

You are looking for a new website, should you hire a designer or just go with Squarespace? We are writing this article to give you our perspective as we have built websites with Squarespace, and now primarily do custom work. This post will help you make a good decision, as a lot of times this…