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So You Think You Know Your Users?

Clients don’t always know to ask the right questions, and they often miss some important details that are hiding in plain sight.

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How to Create a Basic Style Guide 
in Sketch

Style guides enable you to easily extend design to new pages and streamline the handoff from design to development.

Design + Strategy

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Why Denver is a Great Place For UX Designers

Are you a UX Designer looking to make a move? Check out why companies are setting up camp in the Mile High City.

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How to Outline User Flows to Support the Information Architecture

User flows outline the steps within a path that a user will take in order to complete a task or achieve a goal.

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Using Proto-Personas for Your Next
 Web Project

Proto-personas are a quick and inexpensive way to model customer needs, goals, and challenges, and orient the team towards more empathetic thinking.

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Approach a Nonprofit Website Like a Product Designer

Nonprofits should think of themselves as a single product company to improve the communication and user experience of their website.

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Using the "Sprint" Process to Test New Ideas Quickly

The design sprint is a 5-day intensive process for solving tough problems. Learn more about how we've used design sprints and the pros and cons.

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What's a Roadmapping Workshop?

Roadmapping Workshops are best for clients who are looking to get something tangible for their product idea in a short amount of time.

Technology

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Fixing Local DNS Issues with .dev TLD

Today, I was eager to try out the new Lighthouse web developer tool site launched by Google at https://web.dev. It appears to be a great resource t...

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Creating Better WordPress Environments with dotenv

It allows you to easily store environment specific information without publicly sharing it in the wp-config.php file.

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Optimizing Images for Faster Loading Webpages and SEO Benefits

Learn how optimizing images can make your website more high-performing, user-friendly, and rank high in search engines.

In Action

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UX and Performance Updates for a Probiotic Skincare Line

We helped LaFlore enhance their customer experience, improve site performance, and elevate their site design and brand strategy.

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A Playful and Whimsical Brand for Judith Le Fay

We worked with a local illustrator and to design a playful and whimsical interactive brand that would speak to both children and adults. 

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Amplifying Strategic Goals for Housing Up

Their website needed a facelift to better showcase their organizational impact and to attract donors, and we were more than happy to help them out.