Posts Tagged ‘Examples’

Typography Thursday – Gorgeous examples of Typography in Packaging Design

June 6, 2014  |  Samples  |  , , , , ,  |  Comments Off

Typography in Packaging Design should not only entice the buyer to get the product but to be delightful as well. I’m one of those designers that ends up picking the better designed product as opposed to the better one. It’s an awful habit. Here are some examples of great uses of typography in packaging design.   DESIGNED BY: PHYSICAL PIXEL   DESIGNED BY STRANGER AND STRANGER DESIGNED BY DARKOO DESIGNED BY THE COMEBACK DESIGNED BY CALEB HEISEY DESIGNED BY ALLINK DESIGNED BY HATCHSF DESIGNED BY DEVICE DESIGNED BY PEARLFISHER DESIGNED BY NEUMEISTER   If you like packaging design, so does Milton Glaser – check out...

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Getting hreflang Right: Examples and Insights for International SEO

April 15, 2014  |  SEO  |  , , , , , ,  |  Comments Off

Posted by DaveSottimano Most of us will remember the days in SEO where geotargeting was nearly impossible, and we all crawled to the shining example of Apple.com as our means of showcasing what the correct search display behaviour should be. Well, most of us weren't Apple, and it was extremely difficult to determine how to structure your site to make it work for international search. Hreflang has been a blessing to the SEO industry, even though it's had a bit of a troubled past.  There's been much confusion as to how hreflang annotations should work, what is the correct display behaviour, and...

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Parallax Scrolling Websites and SEO – A Collection of Solutions and Examples

April 2, 2014  |  SEO  |  , , , , ,  |  Comments Off

Posted by Carla_DawsonThis post was originally in YouMoz, and was promoted to the main blog because it provides great value and interest to our community. The author's views are entirely his or her own and may not reflect the views of Moz, Inc. Parallax Scrolling is one of the latest trends in web design, yet most parallax scrolling websites are not SEO-friendly. I have observed this trend on sites like Awwwards, theFWA and many more. I have also observed that there are...

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Learn About Robots.txt with Interactive Examples

January 8, 2013  |  SEO  |  , , , ,  |  Comments Off

Posted by willcritchlow .interactive_textarea{ background-color: #fafafa; width: 550px; height: 100px; border: 1px solid #ccc; font-size: 17px;} .int_text_complete{ background-color: #afa;} One of the things that excites me most about the development of the web is the growth in learning resources. When I went to college in 1998, it was exciting enough to be able to search journals, get access to thousands of dollars-worth of textbooks, and download open source software. These days, technologies like Khan Academy, iTunesU, Treehouse and Codecademy take that to another level. I've been particularly excited by the possibilities for interactive learning we see coming out of places like Codecademy. It's obviously most...

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Stock Photos: Pros, Cons, Fixes, and Strange Examples

April 7, 2012  |  Samples  |  , , , , , ,  |  Comments Off

Stock photos may be indispensable design resources, but they are also very prone to design abuse.   Like this. (And hey, this post will also be adorned with a few stock photos too! Explanation’s in the next paragraph.)   The Pros of Using Stock Photos (and 1 Con)   They’re here to stay because people actually look for them. There wouldn’t be so many stock photo websites, both free and premium, otherwise. Here’s a simple example: if you’re a blogger too, I’m sure you’ve had to resort to them a few times to preface abstract concepts you’re about to talk to your readers about, as well as...

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