Archive for the ‘Tips’ Category

Channeling Goldilocks

In Tips on November 3, 2009 at 12:49 am

You’ve invested in web content development or written some killer website copy yourself.  So be sure that you’re not making it difficult for site visitors and users to read with a font size that’s too small or too light.  I recently visited this page, impressed and intrigued by the concept, but quickly lost patience (and interest) due to the typography decisions of small, gray, and too varied.   When designing or revising your website, don’t forget to test such details by assessing whether the size of your text is too big, too small, or just right!

"This font is too small," she said.


Remember to Visit Your Nemesite(s)

In Tips on October 29, 2009 at 2:05 pm

That’s right, we coined the term for your nemesis website. And some of you have more than one! Don’t forget to visit their sites often and/or set up an alert or feed to keep tabs on any changes. But be sure to spend more time & energy giving your own website TLC . . . even if it means getting uber-critical. Lacking x-ray-vision for such things? Don’t worry . . . @websitesnafus can help you stay sharp. Keep in touch!