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Five Reasons Designers Should Transition to Sketch from Fireworks

Posted by in UX Design, Video, Animation, Media

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Design pros searching for a more web-friendly product than what Adobe offers have turned to Sketch, a Mac-based app that has been around since 2008 but recently gained popularity with web designers. I started using Sketch about four months ago and have completed several projects with it. I am now a convert to this amazing program. Here’s why.

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Shared Libraries – Why Sharing Code is a Practice in Benevolence and Sustainability

Posted by in Software Development, Sustainability, Web Development tagged with

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Shared libraries offer quick access to solutions for common development problems. Incorporating shared libraries vetted by the developer community makes your entire codebase easier for other developers to understand and, ultimately, more sustainable. Why do the developers at Mightybyes use shared libraries whenever we can?

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2014 Holiday Donation Drive – Children’s Home + Aid

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Children’s Home + Aid’s Metropolitan Chicago Region serves thousands of children through programs including foster care, residential treatment, youth services and early childhood education. Help make the holiday season brighter for these children in need by donating items from the list of suggestions below. Give the gift of hope! Mightybytes will accept items at our office from […]

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A/B Testing – Create Better Website User Experiences

Posted by in Business Strategy, Content Strategy, Design, SEO and Marketing Strategy

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Want to know what’s really working on your homepage and what’s not? Try an A/B test. A simple method for tracking the performance of any element on a web page, A/B tests can help you make data-informed decisions on how best to improve content, design, layouts and interactions while providing a better user experience in the process. In this post—with the help of Optimizely co-founder Dan Siroker—we explore how you can use A/B testing to improve your website and get better results.

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This vs. That: Balancing Content & Design in HTML Markup

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Content plays as important a role as design on your website’s homepage. The words that appear on your website not only communicate what you do and what you stand for, they help potential customers find you via search.

Because of the importance placed on web copy for search, we often see our clients struggle with balancing beautiful design and marketing copy with what they know Google will want to see when crawling their home page.

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Mightybytes Celebrates Food Day

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Join Mightybytes in celebrating Chicago Food Day on October 24, 2014. We’re doing our part to contribute to the larger National Food Day that promotes nutrition education and eating healthy, sustainable, and affordable food. The unofficial holiday encourages people to become more conscious about their health, community and the plants and animals that affect your diet. […]

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