3 simple ways to improve your website design

You don’t have to be a great designer to create an awesome looking website. There are so many beautiful and customizable web templates available that there’s little excuse for publishing a poorly designed website. The web is a visual medium and if you want to stand out, your site needs to look great.

Sometimes changing […]

How a web design goes to hell

A collection of web design horror stories

If you’ve ever done any freelance creative work, you can relate to the plight of the designer in this comic. If you’ve ever been on the other end of hiring a designer to build a website for you, this just might give you […]

3 warning signs you’re having an affair with someone else’s website

When your website was brand new, everything was roses. The internet was your oyster. You could stay up blogging until sunrise and then write another post the very next day.

But now it’s just the same-old same-old. Your website feels stagnant, stale, and — even worse — your online attentions have drifted elsewhere. Towards Website […]

7 Design Resources You Can Use Today on Your Website

If you’re a regular reader of our HostBaby Blog, you know we write a lot about the importance of having a website, and how to make the most of it.

From website backgrounds to textures and images, we like to give you as many tools as possible to make your ever-important website the best that […]

Use Custom Fonts to Personalize your Website

One of the most commonly under-appreciated elements of websites is font-choice. A well chosen font can do much to improve the look, feel, and readability of your site. Why not improve your site with a font that suits your personal style?

Choosing Top Quality Fonts

Searching for a typeface that will effectively communicate your site’s […]

5 Things Your Website MUST Feature “Above the Fold”

It’s no secret: the most important elements of your website should be featured “above the fold” (meaning — the portion of your website which displays upon first loading in a browser without scrolling).

But what are the most important elements of your website?

That can be a tough question to answer, especially when your initial […]