Being one of the leading public companies in the tech industry, Oracle needed a completely fresh and hip design for 2016 Corporate Events (Conferences). We fulfilled the brief with this fresh responsively design. We then helped the client built out this design in Drupal Multi-site. Multi-site allowed the client to duplicate the website and change […]
Color Scheme Inspiration, 2014 resources
In this post we are revealing a big tool of the trade, how we find color schemes. We usually share this secret set of tools only with clients. In opening up to the general public, we think it might be a great tool for non-clients to get to know the web design process before their hire a firm. The more clarity of vision you have about your site, the smoother (and less expensive) the process will go.
You have a great looking site, fantastic products, and a killer shopping cart app. So why aren’t your customers buying?
Research shows that 56% of abandoned shopping carts are due to unexpected costs. If you ask your customers to pay $10.00 in shipping for a $5.00 item, they will balk. This is especially true now that shipping carriers are advertising low flat rates. Consider posting shipping costs within your product listing (i.e. Price $5.00 plus $10.00 shipping and handling). Also note from whom you must collect sales tax (i.e., “California residents add 9% sales tax”).
When Apple announced and launched for sale the iPad 2014, they also launched a make over for their website. In our opinion it’s cutting edge and looks great. They use captivating, larger and images your want to dive into as a singular focal point to sell their products. The simplicity is brilliant and “doesn’t make the user think” and is directed to buy or find out more. Also the navigation is still in the same familiar place so people can get around in a familiar easy way. Here are some screenshots of what we liked:
How to handle the constant requests to update: Almost every time you log into WordPress there is an alert that sounds urgent:: “WordPress 3.3.1 is available! Please update now!” Resist the urge to click that link! WordPress and You Your WordPress site has been carefully designed to be optimized with a certain version of the […]
Regenerative Networks came to BB Creative with a WordPress website that they did not know how to update. We updated the code so that the client could easily go in and update all the pages and blog posts (news items). We also added design elements to the home page to make the website more visually […]