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15 Must-Read Web Design Books for the 2017 Holidays

15 Must-Read Web Design Books for the 2017 Holidays

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This year’s roundup of the best books for web designers is a real snapshot of the industry, but also of society as a whole: it’s not a surprise that inclusive and ethical design feature quite heavily this time. Whether they’re for your own holiday wish list, or for a colleague, friend, or partner — there’s something for everyone.

In this article, we'll cover:

  • Fifteen books on everything from content design, to user research, design systems, and more.
  • What each book has to offer and how it will help you level-up.
  • A list of free books in case you’re on a tight budget.

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16 Conference Talks From 2017 Every Designer and Developer Needs to Watch

16 Conference Talks From 2017 Every Designer and Developer Needs to Watch

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It’s impossible to attend as many conferences as you’d like. Fortunately, a lot of great talks from design and development events around the world are recorded. So, we’ve compiled a list of our favourite talks from 2017.

In this article we’ll cover:

  • Sixteen free talks from designers and developers from notable backgrounds and companies.
  • Tactical insight and knowledge to learn from.
  • Technologies to keep an eye out for in 2018.

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16 Web Conference Talks You Need to Watch This Holiday

16 Web Conference Talks You Need to Watch This Holiday

Web Conference Talks: Email

This year, there have been a lot of real gems on the web conference circuit. Of course, nothing beats seeing a talk first hand, and then chatting about it with your peers afterwards. But a close second is reaping all the inspiration and knowledge in the comfort of your own home.

Here are our favorite talks from this year, all available online, for free, in no particular order. Sit back and enjoy!

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4 Crucial Steps to Building Strong Client Relationships

4 Crucial Steps to Building Strong Client Relationships

Building client relationships

While client onboarding is crucial to any new project, it should never stop there. It’s important to continue to build strong relationships with your clients throughout your projects.

In the last few years, a lot of people have talked more about ‘collaborative discovery’ rather than ‘client education’ or ‘client onboarding’, establishing a new way of working side-by-side with their clients.

In this article, we’ll cover:

  • Alternative approaches to client relationships.
  • How to build more trust and better communication during projects.
  • Transforming client relationships into long-lasting partnerships.

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8 Time Management Tips for Freelancers

8 Time Management Tips for Freelancers

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Time management is crucial if you’re a freelancer. Nobody really tells you what to do — you’re your own boss. And that’s the challenge: you can do what you like from wherever you like.
Today, we'll dive into a range of different strategies, hear very honest accounts, and learn from other freelancers’ experiences.

In this article, we'll cover how to:

  • Create reasonable to-do lists
  • Track your time and minimize distractions
  • Tailor your time management to your work

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A Day With Shopify: A Community Making Connections

A Day With Shopify: A Community Making Connections

A Day With Shopify: EmailLast December, roughly 100 Shopify Partners and Experts from around Europe gathered in the heart of Bristol, UK, for a day of networking, learning, and celebrating our ever-growing partner ecosystem.

With ample keynote speakers, the first ever 'A Day With Shopify' was a great opportunity to meet other Shopify Partners, learn more about the Shopify platform, and answer some of the big questions around running a successful web design or development business.

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Major 2017 Web Design Trends – Reviewed

Major 2017 Web Design Trends – Reviewed

web design trends 2017At the beginning of the year, we tried to predict what the biggest trends of 2017 would be. Today, we’re analyzing which predictions we got right, featuring new insight into those trends, and exploring what we might have overlooked.

In this article, we cover:

  • The major web design trends of 2017.
  • Exclusive thoughts and opinions from experts around the world.
  • Tips on how to make your site stand out.

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