Macintosh Mail Custom Email Signatures

Logo email signatures without attaching or embedding! This article will explain how to make a logo signature for your Macintosh if you are using Mountain Lion (10.8) or higher. If you are using 10.7 or lower or a PC, please go to this article that explains how. Reasons to do this It looks nice to…

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Inside a Designers Mind – Logo Development

Aaron Draplin does a great job showing what it’s like to work on a logo design for a client. We all start out with rough thumbnails and lots of ideas. So, if you’ve ever wondered what is going on at your designers desk, this is a pretty good example. And, if you are a fellow…

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Command Line Love: Searching cPanel for Malicious Code

If you don’t run servers, you will most likely think this article is boring and can skip it. However, if you DO run servers, you will encounter times where you think something fishy is going on and will want to know what. Here I have compiled some useful commands that will help you find problems.…

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iTunes 12 and Yosemite. How can I update all my apps?

I know. You thought Apple removed it. But, it was just a little hidden. The good news is we have more ways to customize our iTunes experience. The bad news is you probably pulled your hair out before googling the answer. Read below for the answer or watch the animated gif below. Connect your iPhone/iPad…

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Change Your Domain Without Ruining Your Ranking

There may come a time where you want to change the domain name on your website. If your site has been active for a while, you will have some ranking you don’t want to lose. Here are a few steps you can take to ensure you don’t lose what you’ve built up over the years. Stay…

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Show and Hide Hidden files on a Macintosh

You have a lot of hid­den files on your Mac, which is a good thing — mostly. See­ing them all the time would clut­ter your expe­ri­ence. How­ever, some­times you really need to see them. Here is how you can show/hide files on OSX. Show Hidden files Launch the Terminal Application: Finder –> Applications –> Utilities.…

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Experience the power of a bookbook™

I loved this. I thought Ikea did a wonderful and funny job on this parity video to market their new catalog.

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The True Cost of using Comic Sans

If you are a designer, you know we hate the font Comic Sans because of its overuse, read­abil­ity and a dozen other rea­sons. What you you may not know it is that Comic Sans is costing you money to use it com­pared to other fonts. Via PixartPrinting

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How Do I Make My Website More Popular?

How do I make my website really popular? I get this question a lot. There’s not a easy answer. Or at least not a quick answer. There’s lots and lots of ways to help your website gain visibility on the Internet. Some of those things will cost you money, some those things will cost you…

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Lena Gets a New Fancy Schmancy Web Site

After months of working between projects, I am finally done with the new website design. Well, as done as is possible for someone who can’t stop noodling with their website. I get a lot of questions about how clients can improve their own websites. And while I wrote a nice article about how to make…

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