Accessibility: Tips to Check your Website's Accessibility

Testing for accessibility is the key to designing a website without hurdles and barriers. But many people think it is difficult to put an accessible website into practice. Therefore, in this article you will learn practical tips to test your website for accessibility. Checking the accessibility of your website is the ... read more

The Best Web Design Trends 2022

Want to know what's hot in the world of web design? Here are the most important web design trends 2022 that you should definitely know. Have fun! Some companies go for a traditional style. Others want to stay on the cutting edge of design. No matter which group you belong to and for whom you design your websites: There are ... read more

What is the DNS? Short Guide to the Domain Name System and Possible Errors

Have you ever asked yourself: What exactly does my browser do when I click on a link? There is actually nothing complicated behind it - but knowing about the Domain Name System (DNS) will make some troubleshooting much more pleasant. We explain what is behind the DNS and go into more detail about ... read more

Gutenberg & Page Builder - What's in store for WordPress agencies?

Gutenberg is currently developing rapidly in the direction of full site editing. What does this development mean for the future of page builders? What should WordPress agencies and freelancers be prepared for? Which tools will support you? A guest post from GREYD. When WordPress introduced the Gutenberg editor in 2018, the project was (rightly) ridiculed for its lack of options. "At some point, ... read more

Will Web Designers Still be Needed in the Future?

As a web designer, you certainly know the sinking, slightly helpless feeling when you come across advertisements à la "Your own website - create it yourself quickly and for free! Maybe you've also asked yourself questions like "Is my profession dying out?" or "Will I even be needed in the future?". I have dedicated myself to this topic and ... read more

Gamification in web design: success and motivation thanks to the fun factor

We all know badges, rewards and the like. But what does gamification mean and what does it not mean? Which gamification elements can you use on your website? What should you keep in mind? And what successful examples of gamification can you find on the web? What does gamification mean? There is a myth that everything can be gamified. Colourful badges and constantly ... read more

CSS Grid – The Great Big Guide to Learning CSS Grid Layouts

Flexbox should be familiar to all of us by now and has already provided many developerswith a quiet night or two. But what if you could expand your Flexbox layout not only vertically but also horizontally? This and more is possible since the integration of CSS Grid. Imagine if there was a way to extend your website ... read more

Mobile UX Design: Tips to Optimize your Site for Mobile Users

How can you make your website a pleasant experience also for mobile use? What does user experience mean for mobile devices? What design principles can you apply? You will find answers to all these questions in this article. Let's take a closer look at the best practices for mobile UX design! Why Mobile UX Design? ... read more

Progressive Web Apps with WordPress: Benefits and Limits

Our agency partner giftGRÜN used WordPress to build a Progressive Web App (PWA) for the University Hospital RWTH Aachen, which supports the onboarding of new employees. We spoke with Patrick Heinker about the advantages and disadvantages of PWAs versus websites and native apps. How a Progressive Web App works Patrick, how exactly does a PWA work and what does it look like?