Trends in web design: Responsiveness and touch screens

desktop screen resolutions

Screen Resolution For years, we were designing web pages for monitors that were 640 pixels wide. It was such a relief when we could widen our designs for 800 pixel monitors. A few years later, it was safe to shoot … Continue reading




What fonts can I use on my website or WordPress blog?

Another in the Frequently Given Advice department: The fonts that people see on a website (or blog) – or in an e-mail, for that matter, are the ones they have on their computer. It matters not which ones you have … Continue reading




Flashiest isn’t always best. Keep it simple.

I’ve finished redesigning a pair of websites for Valley Stationers Ltd, and its furniture division, Contract Furnishings.  Valley Stationers is a well-established, family-owned business operating since 1962. The previous versions of the websites made extensive use of Flash and JavaScript. … Continue reading