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Milano Design Week 2017, Design Districts

Milano Design Week 2017, Design Districts

Ventura Lambrate and Tortona, here are the best creations that we discovered in the 2 districts of the Fuorisalone Milan Design Week 2017.

How to design a FAKE B2C brand for a real B2B service

Interesting case study where to advertise B2B services we created a fake B2C product in a guerrilla marketing campaign.

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Lazy loading and the SEO problem, solved!

Lazy loading and the SEO problem, solved!

The best SEO solution to index your dynamically loaded contents, no more compromises!

Case study: TAV Engineering, branding for B2B services

How to create a brand that keeps distance from the cold and aseptic image of the metal industry, focusing instead on the human aspect.

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Mental marketing secret #1: the fake compromise

Mental marketing secret #1: the fake compromise

Can mentalism influence marketing? As a marketing professional and a long term magician, I will reveal you some tricks.

How to dramatically increase social media LIKEs to your web site

Here's a free download that I created some time ago. It's a good tool for increasing engagement, but use with caution.
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I have many books on web design, the list is quite long, especially if I have to include all those which deal strictly to programming. I shall therefore refer you to some interesting texts. Don't Make Me Think! is the most famous book on usability, you can not miss it if you're involved in web design.

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Published on 12/19/2015
How to skip the CDN during ASP.NET development
CDNs (Content Delivery Networks) are great to speed up website performances, but they are a mess when you are testing your website on your development machine.
Another problem may arise if you want to change your CDN to another one. Do yoy have to replace all URLs in all your pages?
In this article I'll show you a clever and definitive solution to avoid hardcoding the CDN URLs in your HTML markup.

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Published on 12/4/2014
Tags: Google, Mobile, Bing
Not mobile friendly? Your ranking is going to precipitate!

Recently both Google and Bing have made an important announcement that will affect websites that are not optimized for mobile devices.
Even if your website is able to adapt to all screen sizes, this article could still affect you very closely.

Discover what are the important news and perform a quick test to see if you're ready for the new search engines results.

...read all the article.

Published on 7/31/2014
How to fix your ASP.NET site to be responsive on Windows Phone

There is a well-known bug on Internet Explorer 10 for WIndows Phone 8 that avoids responsive web sites to display correctly. The cause is that Internet Explorer 10 doesn't differentiate device width from viewport width, and thus doesn't properly apply the media queries in your favorite responsive CSS framework.
You can find many fixes on the client side, but if you're using ASP.NET, you have the chance to fix it server side with only few lines of code.

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How to dramatically increase social media LIKEs to your web site

In this article we're going to talk about content lockers, I'll give you the know-how to create one yourself and at the end you'll have the chance to download the JavaScript/jQuery sources and implement it rapidly.

Content lockers were born as an annoying tool for web marketing affiliations: in a nutshell, if you have a blog followed by a large audience, a franchisor might pay you to partially block contents until the reader performs an action, for example compiling a survey or subscribing to a business newsletter. It 'a hateful practice, but generates discete income for many bloggers.

What I propose you is a soft social media content locker, to use with caution and wisdom.

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Source: Angelfire
Published on 1/31/2013
Categories: Web & Apps, Web Design
The World's Worst Website

Which are the errors to avoid in web design?
It would be possible to write thousands of books (and many have been written), but in this article you'll see the world's worst website and have fun.

  • Impossible colors
  • Hypnotic backgrounds
  • Frames
  • Broken links
  • Many silly animated GIFs
  • Annoying unstoppable music
  • And many more...

...read all the article.

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