In our Graphic & Web Design series we discuss all things design, from best practices to “what were they thinking?” ideas. Nothing is sacred in the design world, and we aim to prove it. We also focus on the business side of design. Good design should be a revenue generating machine, and that can be achieved in many different ways depending on your industry. In this series we address the many ways businesses can cost-effectively improve their graphic and website design and ultimately their bottom line.
A minimal website naturally improves website conversions There is a lot of debate over how much your website design and user experience (UX) actually matter when it comes to online conversions. While some people swear by elaborate, flashy designs that … Read More
This is part two of our article on structuring and preparing a blog for part one click here. This half of the blog will cover the topics of writing, proofreading/editing and publication.
Just like every good idea, a good blog starts with a plan. In an effort to help your team produce better articles, I have compiled this in-depth itinerary to plot out your future texts, no need to thank me, a … Read More
Media Contour is proud to announce that we’ll be regular contributors to UX Magazine. Our series of interviews with industry leaders and innovators will be featured within the magazine. We’re pleased with this achievement, and very happy to be part … Read More
Our very own Art Director & CTO, Luke Swenson, was able to catch up with Steve Portigal at the Los Angeles User Experience Meetup & IxDA organized by Crystal Ehrlich. Steve was able to give us (and you, our readers) … Read More
We are back in the saddle and ready to tackle the New Year and new challenges. As we refresh our skills and set our personal and business priorities for 2014, we thought we’d check in with some of our industry … Read More
The LA UX Meetup on August 15 was just as much a lesson in psychology as it was an insight into user experiences and web design. The Los Angeles web design community was lucky enough to learn from Dr. Susan … Read More
The Los Angeles web design community focused on the future of interaction design last week at Art Center in Pasadena. Two speakers took the stage to discuss what users can expect in the near future for user experience (UX), interaction … Read More
Last month’s Los Angeles User Experience Meetup event regarding Taxonomy offered the Media Contour team an excellent opportunity to learn about and develop a better understanding of website taxonomy. Media Contour had the chance to conduct a pre-show interview with … Read More