Spam email. In this day and age, it’s pretty much just a joke. No one takes it seriously, and even your grandmother can tell just from the subject line that it’s not worth reading. So who cares? Well, ummm… marketers do. And if you own or run or even just work for a business or e-commerce site, this is something you should care about too.
For the past 2 weeks, I hadn’t written any articles or blog posts. Why you ask? For more than a month, the office has been very strongly focused on a really big design change to… well, everything really. And as the in-house designer, it’s been a project that I’ve had a very big hand in. The main thing that we’ve been focused on, as the title suggests, is designing a completely new logo.
In my second week here, I was told that one of the projects I’d be working on was the redesign of our website. In the month between then and now, I’ve been working with the rest of the team in figuring out exactly what we want our new site to be. My major role in this project is more in graphic design and art theory than it is in programming.
A week or so into my new job at Lumina, I realized that I would be wearing a lot of hats. Big and small, colorful and bland, fun and boring; there are a lot of different types, but each one of them is vital. I mean this in a less literal sense of course- although that looks like a lot of fun (I might have to go shopping for hats later…).Read More