Archive for July 2011

Mysteries Of The Favicon.ico — How To Create A Favicon In Photoshop

July 6, 2011

This is a tutorial by Jennifer Apple. Thought it might interest some of you, how to make a favicon

A Favicon is a little custom icon that appears next to a website's URL in the address bar of a web browser. They also show up in your bookmarked sites, on the tabs in tabbed browsers, and as the icon for Internet shortcuts on your desktop or other folders in Windows. And when I say little, I mean 16 pixels by 16 pixels. So if you like a good design challenge try your hand at this one.

Signs: Don’t ignore the tried and true in marketing business –

July 3, 2011

You can market your small business in a lot of sexy new ways, but hold on. Don’t overlook one of the most tried-and true ways to let people know about your business. I’m talking about signs. The concept is hardly ground breaking, but that’s why they’re easily forgotten. Signs are cheap and easy, but best of all they work.