The last few months, I’ve been helping to develop and integrate a highly customized WordPress instance for a client. It’s quite the balance of styling, extending WordPress through custom fields, custom post types, a design framework, a child theme, and custom plugins. The difficult part is that I’m doing it from simple mockups from a proprietary prototyping platform. While it’s a solid platform for visualization and design, it doesn’t easily translate to HTML5 and CSS3.
We’re big fans of visual performance indicators. Currently, we automate monthly executive reports to our clients and, within our office, we have a large screen that displays a real-time dashboard of all our clients’ internet marketing key performance indicators. It’s been a great tool – always letting us know which clients are getting superior results and which ones have an opportunity for improvement. While we currently use Geckoboard, there are a couple of limitations we’re
I’m not sure what we’d be able to do without a collaboration platform for our content production. As we work on infographics, white papers, and even blog posts, our process moves from researchers, to writers, to designers, to editors and our clients. That’s simply too many people involved to be passing files back and forth between Google Docs, DropBox or email. We need processes and versioning in order to push progress forward on dozens of
Utilizing imagery effectively online will grow your e-commerce sales, your publication reach, or your business. If your company is working in a visual field of photography, food, fashions or event promotion, you’re already working to share visual content online. Visuals are dominating the internet – from your Facebook feed to Pinterest. Visuals have been proven to drive clicks, sharing, comprehension and conversions. The problem for many businesses is how to manage image resources – from
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