Tag Archives: smart web design

HouseKitchen.fr: Borrowing from Mobile Web Patterns

One thing about the mobile to desktop divide that has long bothered me is how different the two versions (mobile vs desktop) can become. For example, navigation bars often turn into drop down or slide out variations. So when I ran across this fun little site, I couldn’t help notice the navigation. Here, the desktop...

Simple as Milk, Design Studio

Illustration: A Smart Web Design Strategy

If I have said it once, I have said it a hundred times: Illustration is by far one of the most powerful tools in a web designer’s toolbox. Anytime you bother to create a custom illustration you inevitably end up with something unique. I appreciate how this contrasts with the flat UI design. In...