Lessons I Learned from Selling My Web Design Agency

I sold my small web design business so that I could focus on my startup, Informly.

If you’re providing web design services as a solo freelancer, or are the founder of a web design agency with several employees, selling your business might be the farthest thing from your mind right now.


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A Guide to the New HTML5 Form Input Types

There’s a plethora of new HTML5 form input types (13 new ones to be exact) that make creating engaging and easy-to-use web forms much easier for web designers. The new HTML5 input types give us data validation, date picker controls, color picker controls, inline help text, and more in the web browsers that support them.


When I started writing this, the idea of a skyscraper construction project came to mind.

I thought of a huge skyscraper with restaurants, retail stores, offices, gyms, and residential spaces — a large self-contained, compact community all by itself.


What Your Website's Design Says About You

As web designers, we know that our work speaks to our users.

It’s that reason why we go about our work so deliberately; we choose colors, fonts, the type of web layout we’re going to use, and even the way we write CSS, all in a very purposeful manner.

As we craft our designs, we also realize that the result will say something about us, the designer. And these things that our designs are saying are not always good.