Digital Thoughts

from the SHD Galaxy.

Navigating the bumpy ass road of the digital space can get...weird. Here's some stuff that might help while we're figuring it all out together.

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How to Keep Clients Smack Happy

Ah, relationships. We can’t live without them, and we certainly can’t live without them in business. Relationships are the cornerstone of any good business.  And…

Quick Tips to Identify the Latest Scams Targeting Website Owners

Scams Targeting Website Owners: Website Domain Renewals This week’s tip is about the latest scams targeting website owners. As if we don’t have enough to…

3 Key Phases of The Website Design Process

The entire website design process is equally important, from creating sitemaps and prototypes to mockups. While distinct, the overarching goal of sitemaps, prototypes, and mockups…

Fun from Around the Web

Classic Blue is the New Black | Pantone's 2020 Color of the Year is Here

“Many of us looked at 2020 as the future, but now we’re here,” says Laurie Pressman, VP at Pantone Color Institute. “Here” is an admittedly unstable place. What do you think?

blue

It's Centred That | Test Your Designer Eye

Do you think you've got a designer's eye? Test your skills and judge whether the dots are really in the middle of the shapes. Will you get them all right?

It s Centred That Test Your Designer Eye

Smack Happy is Top Design Agency | UpCity

Smack Happy is the most amazing design firm in several galaxies. We know, the aliens told us so. 😛

Smack Happy Design San Francisco California Upcity

The Most Freaking Coolest Animation You'll See for Awhile

To promote Mcdonald's Egg McMuffin, this animator worked with TBWA, on a campaign consisting of 15 'oddly satisfying gifs. This project shows their graphical search, as a director's cut.

Egg McMuffin - Director’s Cut on Vimeo

A Comprehensive Guide to YELLOW STRIPEY THINGS

Probably the best guide to yellow stripey things, ever. (PS. We can't take credit for this brilliance.)

bee guide

Over in Pittsburgh...

We're not sure what to think! Sighted over in Danielle's neck of the wood's.

yard sale

Send Your Name to Mars...Uh, wut?

YES! You can send your name to the Red Planet. Some of us even have frequent flyer cards. #nerdlife

Send Your Name to Mars Mars 2020

Is it a Bird or Bunny? We don't knowwwwwwwwwwwwuuhhh

This is so confusing.

Bird or Bunny The Internet Can t Decide Time