Articles by Inspired Magazine

  • iNoobs: how home repair businesses are failing in the digital age

    This article is part of iNoobs, a writeup series aimed at web professionals who are just starting up. Starting a home repair business seems straightforward; homes are never going to stop needing maintenance and homeowners are never going to stop needing knowledgeable professionals to help. Working within a profession that relies primarily on experience and […]

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  • Stunning freebies for designers – April 2016

    Wuss happenin’ folks! Today’s Freebies, that we are bringing will help you to showcase stunning results on your designs. We have a set of templates, a flat professional letter, a flyer vector collection, a minimal curriculum, and some web layouts among them. A set of mockups, an elegant embossed logo, an invitation card just to […]

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  • Getting things done – improve your productivity as a web designer

    I recently finished reading “Getting Things Done” by David Allen. It got me thinking that there must be a way I can use what I learnt in the book to improve my productivity as a web designer, therefore I have decided to dedicate this week to Getting Things Done, today I will look at different […]

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  • Optimize your web performance with faster load times

    Think about the last time you worked on optimizing images or videos to improve your website load time. It most likely took you a good amount of time to format, manipulate and upload the media, and optimization results were probably far from perfect. Since developers are tasked with keeping site performance up to par, it’s […]

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  • An iPhone charger to outlive your phone

    Just last week, my mom called me complaining that the cable for her iPad was breaking at the tip, so I decided to find a cable that would sove this problem, and thanks to TITAN, I have found the perfect cable, with its industrial-grade cable that is wrapped in not one, but two layers of flexible, high-strength […]

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  • As a Freelance Writer, Do You Need to Know a Lot About SEO?

    One of the biggest reasons that clients decide to hire freelance writers to create content is to improve their Google Search ranking in order to attract a higher number of potential customers. Companies hire freelance writers regularly in order to ensure that their website is filled with content that their target audience will find when […]

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  • Get incredible free fonts from FontBundles

    When trying to build your font library, it’s nice when you stumble upon collections that are free. Especially when they are generally sold as premium fonts and they look incredible. If you’re looking to beef up your font library, check out the free fonts from FontBundles. These are sure to improve your typography options, and the […]

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  • Divi 2.7 – Introducing split testing, portability and a new set of page options

    As you have probably noticed, we are really big fans of Divi, the amazing WordPress theme from the guys at Elegant Themes. Ever since they first released the theme, it has just gotten better and better, and with the release of Divi 2.7 the theme just got even better. Divi 2.7 will focus on 3 […]

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  • Top 5 WordPress security flaws

    To date, more than 70 millions websites around the world use the WordPress framework. There’s no more popular system: and though drupal and website builders have been aggressively growing their clientele, they each represent a far smaller slice of the pie. But the very popularity of WordPress has become problematic. Because hackers tend to set […]

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  • 7 College Majors All Entrepreneurs Should Consider

    If you have an entrepreneurial spirit, you may be more focused on getting your business off the ground so you can begin living your dream than you are about getting a degree. But the truth is that even entrepreneurs can benefit from a high quality education, and a degree could give you a competitive edge […]

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  • Optimize your web performance with faster load times

    Think about the last time you worked on optimizing images or videos to improve your website load time. It most likely took you a good amount of time to format, manipulate and upload the media, and optimization results were probably far from perfect. Since developers are tasked with keeping site performance up to par, it’s […]

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  • 5 Things to Think About Before Putting Your Business Online

    You have probably had it drummed into your head a thousand times that having a website is the key to success. Despite this, there are still many businesses that have yet to develop any kind of online presence. Often it is a fear of the unknown, especially with older business owners who grew up in […]

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  • Discussing the Importance of Mobile Apps

    Since the first mobile applications started to appear in 2010, consumers have embraced their flexibility to a major extent. These days, we’re all using mobile apps on a daily basis, carrying out many different functions for work and for leisure. So what makes these apps so popular, and which are leading the way in the […]

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  • Amberlight 2 Review and Free Giveaway: An Incredible Tool for Animations, Backgrounds and Effects

    Stylized digital arts may have become easier as technology has advanced, but it still takes a powerful tool and a skilled artist to make something special. Luckily, we’ve stumbled upon a tool that gets the job done, giving you half of the equation. The Amberlight 2 program is a solution for developing stunning images and […]

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  • Website Builders launches as a great way to compare website building platforms

    Today we are super excited to announce the launch of Website builders, which is one of our sister platforms. It is no surprise that different website builders are one of the most used types of CMSes. However we were disappointed to see that many of these sites were biased towards certain companies based on financial incentives, this is why […]

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  • Get your tickets for the Awwwards Conference New York 2016

    A storm of Web Design dialogue comes to New York City with the Awwwards Conference 16-17 June 2016. The Awwwards Conference will host the best minds in Web Design from all over the globe for 2 days of 16 inspiring and practical talks. The conference is sponsored by Microsoft and Adobe, and has already been held in […]

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  • Optimizing for Speed: How & Why

    The changes in technology have created a bell curve in terms of typical access speeds, and the unfortunate problem is that most designers are still stuck at the top of the curve.  They don’t seem to have noticed its downward plunge. What happened is that in the earliest days of the web, most home-based users […]

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  • The New Era of Illustration

    How today’s design trends are opening doors for digital illustrators When people hear the word “illustrator,” they usually tend to summon the classic definition, that is, someone who draws pictures for children’s books, in their minds. While those illustrators certainly do still exist, the move into the digital world has meant that many people assume […]

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  • UX and UI Tools That Will Improve Your Workflow

    There are many good UX/UI tools on the market, a few that could be called superior, and fewer still that are considered to be the best the market has to offer. The latter category is what you will find here. Whichever tool you choose, will prove to be a sound investment in terms of time […]

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  • WIX review: perfect for the absolute beginners

    If you’ve attempted to make your own website at some point, you’ve probably heard of WIX. WIX ads have been known to feature famous football players, and some of them have even run during the Super Bowl. Although the exposure seems strong, does WIX have what it takes to support your growing website? We’re here […]

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