This week in web design – Does your website need an update, where to promote your blog and much more

Categories Articles, Weekly News Roundup

The week is coming to an end and that means it is time for us to look back on the week that passed, the best design news, tutorials, resources and other goodies. This week we look at how to know if your website needs an update, where to promote your blog as well as the history of logo design and much more.

SoundCloud could be forced to close after $44m losses


SoundCloud struck a landmark deal with Universal Music Group last month, but its latest financial filings suggest the company is in dire financial straits. As Music Business Worldwide reports, the company’s recently published financial report for 2014 reveals that its overheads have increased faster than its revenue in recent years.

Where to promote your blog?

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In today’s post we will look at content aggregators. They can be divided into two categories: first one is news aggregators (eg. Feedly), which segregate and match content to your interests. The other category holds those aggregators, where anyone can share a link, and the articles are segregated by popularity.

The History of Logo Design

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Graphic symbols and elements that we witness around us today are conclusive answers from numerous graphic techniques studied and implemented in the last two centuries. From floral and artsy to minimalist and flat, the history and evolution of logo design techniques have shaped our present understanding of shapes and symbols. Once you go through this interactive microsite, you will realize the importance of logos in everyday life and how they have evolved over the last two centuries.

How to Tell if Your Website Needs an Update


If you intend to do any kind of business online, it’s important to have a good website; but just how important can be difficult to say! For example, Lightspeed GMI’s recent survey found that approximately 93 percent of consumers now utilize the internet to do research before making a purchasing decision. In some cases, that research can amount to who has the most professional and informative website.

11 Best Websites To Sell Photos Online


Are you fond of Photography and planning to convert your talent to professional business? The best way to showcase your skills and also earn money from your photos is to publish them on some renowned websites. Now a day’s making money online is one of the favorite topics on internet and making money online from photography is best and quite easier way to do so

10 Advantages of Using Online Payroll Programs


Operating a small, medium or large business is not an easy task. You have to a face lots of challenges and hurdles such as meeting deadlines, or closing deals. As we all know, a large scale organization where you may find a relevant staff that looks after the entire management work and keeps improving the organization’s productivity. But in small scale company, the owner of a company has to manage everything himself/herself.

Don’t Design For Mobile, Design for Mobility

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Just when we were starting to get used to the tools, frameworks and methodologies needed to design good mobile apps, we find the device landscape is changing again: smartwatches and other connected wearables, sensors and everything under the “Internet of Things” umbrella are bringing new complexity to our field, and makes it very difficult to tell where “mobile” or an “app” really starts and ends.

Marie currently lives in New York City, but travels a lot to Europe. She has a Masters degree in International Business Management, but her passion is anything related to web design. If you would like to connect with her you can follow her on Twitter.