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Mobilegeddon is Here



Mark your calendars: Tuesday, April 21, 2015 will officially be the day the desktop-only website died. Why? Because that’s the day Google is rolling out the next big update to its mobile search algorithm, which will start favoring mobile-friendly websites…and demoting those that aren’t. Hopefully, you already have a site that provides a great user […]


How to choose the best WordPress plugins

How to Choose the Best WordPress Plugins



Why is WordPress such a popular content management system? One word: plugins. Built by a large and passionate community of developers, these (mostly) free or low-cost plugins add functionality to WordPress that would otherwise take hundreds of hours to build. And although many plugins are a time- and cost-effective way to create a robust site, […]


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Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for Graphic Designers



Looking for a last-minute Valentine’s Day gift for the designer (or project manager!) in your life? Check out our “gift guide” for four awesome ideas. Love Heart Blocks — $20 This set of four embossed heart blocks uses artistic typography to say “love” in 12 different languages…including Bengali (Bhālabāsā). They’re made in the USA from replenishable Michigan-grown, […]


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AAF Souper Bowl: “Adios Pantalones” Recipes



  Team “Adios, Pantalones” (aka Kiwi Creative) had an awesome time at the 2015 Souper Bowl, hosted by AAF-Cleveland. While we didn’t win a trophy (we want a recount!), several people asked for our mouth-watering recipes…and we’re happy to oblige. Mac’s “Adios Pantalones” Chipotle Black Bean Chili Ingredients 3 cans (15 oz each) black beans, rinsed […]


Website Design Trends

6 Website Design Trends to Watch for in 2015



  The only guaranteed thing about web design? It’s always changing. Here’s what we think is on the horizon for 2015. 1. Mobile-First Design Smartphones are here to stay. In fact, the number of people viewing your website on a tablet or mobile device will soon outnumber those who look at it on a traditional […]