Internet Is Down: What Will I do?

Facebook, Twitter, Gmail, 1stwebdesigner. Not too long ago, these four websites loaded together in each tab in harmony. Then everything changed when the Internet got down. Only the service provider can fix this, but then, that service provider vanished. What will you do now that the Internet Is Down? I know nothing can really be … Continue Reading

Save Your Ideas for a Rainy Day

For web designers, ideas are very important. If web designers don’t have fresh, trendy and almost-original ideas, they might as well stop designing because it is the fuel that drives their job. Without any ideas, there would be no design and no design means no money. That said, how should you save your ideas? You … Continue Reading

Is My Website Ready for Some Serious Hacks?

The issue of website security has been a top priority for web designers and developers for a long time. In the course of Internet’s colorful history, a lot of methods and tools have been developed (and some are still at the brink of development) to ensure that websites will be hack-proof, or at least be … Continue Reading

Money Saving Tips for Web Designers and Developers

Freelancing has its perks, especially when we talk of freedom and flexibility. With all the liberty you have, you can do more projects and allot more rests. You also have the prerogative to work anywhere you want. Freelancing is a great career to step into but it has its drawbacks.         You work alone most of … Continue Reading

Your Mobile Apps Look Bad and You Should Feel Bad

Mobile application design and development has been ‘the thing’ as of late. With the growing prominence of smartphones, more and more applications are developed. It’s like, we have an app for everything, right? What makes it even more amazing is that this year, the projected number of smartphone users will be 1.75 billion. This staggering number … Continue Reading

Brain Drain, Anyone? Flush It Out

Is there such an idea called BRAIN DRAIN? “A day of worry is more exhausting than a week of work.” ― John Lubbock, The Use Of Life Generally, Investopedia defines it as “a slang term for a significant emigration of educated or talented individuals”. But what is its literal meaning? The exhaustion of the brain because of … Continue Reading

Web Design Across the Globe

Web design is perhaps one of the most universal forms of art in the modern times. Using the Internet as a giant canvas that continues to expand more and more, web designers try make something beautiful and useful to people. With web design being labeled as art, we talk about how web designers, either they … Continue Reading

Life Outside the World Wide Web: How to Make Non-Professional Relationships Last

If you are to review your life for the past years and ask yourself what relationships have you forged, what could your answer be? How do you make non-professional relationships last? Probably, your list would include clients, prospective clients, co-collaborators, web design colleagues and basically, professional relationships. But are these the relationships you want to … Continue Reading