Outsourced Design is the Best Design - and Here's Why!

Should Your Small Business Handle Design Work In-House? 8 Reasons to Outsource Your Design

Posted by Jess June 23, 2016

Some companies cringe at the mention of outsourcing, but when it comes to graphic design, web design, and branding, outsourcing can be the best option for small and mid-sized businesses. Of course, we’re not talking about sending your work overseas or hiring the cheapest freelancer you can find online.

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Drop Downs Must Go

Just Drop It: Get Rid of Drop-Down Menus (And If Not, 3 Ways To Use Them Effectively)

Posted by Massa March 23, 2016
We have something to let you know. The attention span of today’s internet consumer is short.
 
Really…
Short. 
 
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Custom web design magic comes at a price. Understanding the cost of custom web design.

The Magic of Custom Web Design (& the Cost of Web Design Today)

Posted by Jess February 1, 2016

We get this question every day: “How much does a new website cost?” But it’s impossible to have just one answer. Websites aren’t like pencils or hammers. Each site is handcrafted according to a business’s unique needs.

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Above the Fold Web Design and UX Design

Above the Fold is Dead, Long Live Above the Fold

Posted by Jess August 21, 2015

Designing for an audience that may only look “above the fold” is a long-standing practice that goes back as far as newspapers do, but how much it matters in today’s world of scroll wheels and touchpads is the subject of much debate.

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Improve your website design with HTML5 animations.

HTML5 Animations: Cool Add-Ons to Engage Your Visitors

Posted by Jess July 7, 2015

Animations are everywhere these days. They help key content stand out and draw the eye to different areas of your webpage. We recommend using animations when you have important things to feature, or if you really want to add the “WOW” factor to your site. There are many types of animations: timed, slideshows, Y-axis (on scroll), activated on click, permanently “on”, and so many more.

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Fix bad homepage design with these tips

7 things your homepage is doing wrong – and all the tools you need to fix them!

Posted by Jess June 18, 2015

You don’t have to be a designer to recognize really terrible web design. Flashing lights, mismatched colors, text too small to read (or too big to fit in one screen) … these are things that make even the least artistic visitors cringe and click away.

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2015 digital marketing trends and creative trends around the world.

2015 Creative Trends - what do they mean for your business?

Posted by Scott March 23, 2015

One of our favorite clients shared an excellent article with me today. Thanks, Old Bust Head - we love you for more than just your delicious local beer!

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Imageworks on CSS Nectar

CSSNectar Site of the Day!

Posted by Jess March 20, 2015

Thanks to CSS Nectar for awarding our site "Site of the Day" on Tuesday! We're honored.

To view our website, along with many other terrific sites that were nominated, click here.

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Web site colors that convert!

What colors work best on your website? Which ones will increase the chance of conversions?

Posted by Jess October 2, 2014

When it comes to choosing colors for your website, there's no one-size-fits-all formula for success. However, tossing up a site that matches your CEO's favorite colors is probably not the best option. A lot of time has gone in to studying color theory, and we've learned that numerous factors can dramatically impact the number of conversions you get (and conversions = cash).

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ImageWorks News - Branding and Marketing Plans

ImageWorks in the News: Evolution is the Way to Go!

Posted by Jess August 28, 2014

We announced our latest website evolution and brand-building plans a few weeks ago on our blog, but this week, we decided to "go public."

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