How to Be a Great Pro Bono Web Design Client
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How to Be a Great Pro Bono Web Design Client

Lots of digital service providers — web designers and developers, SEO professionals, copy writers, branding agencies — like to give back to their communities and offer pro bono work (i.e. free services) to businesses and non-profits who may otherwise not be able to afford a professional-looking or fully-featured website with carefully crafted copy optimized for…

Design Matters

Design Matters

Design Matters

Such a cliché! So bland and clichéd that I generally forget that it is true!

But this week I had a pretty visceral illustration of the power of design – whether in support of the forces of good or of evil.

The background is that I’ve been doing design work for a very small classical record label for more than 15 years. High quality recordings, but a pretty small, niche market. I don’t know what the sales are, but print runs are short…