7 Responsive Web Design Frameworks for Web Designers

What makes a good Responsive Web Design Framework?

Most sites these days are based on top of pre-existing Responsive Web Design Frameworks. As a web designer or a developer who is about to build a new site, its important to know which framework is going to be the best for your needs. Some frameworks are supported by huge companies, while others a more minimal and aimed for developers looking for snippets of code to integrate into an existing project.

This blog post covers some of the more popular responsive frameworks and few lesser known frameworks that we have enjoyed working with as well.

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Creating a goal Driven Design for Your Website

Creating A Goal Driven Website Design

These days every company, organization and product has its own website. Many of these websites are full of information and marketing messages, but in most cases the website does not have the desired effect. This is because the website wasn’t created with the principles of goal-driven design.

So, how can this be changed?

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Web Design Community – Simon Carr selected as a Judge for CSS Design Awards

Simon Carr, the founder and Creative Director at DesignUps was recently selected to be a judge for CSS Design Awards. Simon has been involved in the web design community since 1995 when he first discovered the “view source” function in Netscape. Since then Simon has been lucky enough to work with many talented designers and developers and smart enough to learn from them.

CSS Design Awards is one or the largest and most well known International Web Awards. It offers a platform that showcases freelance designers, web design studios and web design agencies that push the boundaries of creativity, usability and functionality.

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Our 4 Favorite Design Driven Startups

Some of the biggest and best startups in the world use Design as their differentiator and as a way to add value.

These companies understand that design is a process which relates to meaning, strategy and usability.  As a result they are able to improve on the pre-existing experiences in differing industries.

Here are our picks for the startups using design to effectively establish and grow their business and products.

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Our Mission as a Digital Design Agency

Our mission is to help tell your story through our finely crafted process of design thinking and building of experiences. We know that the details make the difference.

We believe Design is the visual representation of strategy.

As an Example: You have an idea, but how do you tell people about it?

Words are great, images are better. A simple drawing or diagram can help explain any idea. This is why we start with design and use it as a strategic tool.

At DesignUps we make it a point to focus on the design, whether it is a user interface design or how a polished design is executed in the browser. This focus on design at all steps of the process produces results that connect with consumers and leads to measurable results.

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Why Nashville is Perfect for Startups Building a Brand

Launching a Startup?
Building a Brand?
Nashville is the Spot.

Welcome to the most creative place in America.

When you think of Nashville and its place in creativity, the music industry is the main thing people think about. However, the music industry creates a strong draw for visual creatives (designers, photographers, developers, craftsmen) who want to be surrounded by that culture and work with them. And yes, we just listed developers as a creative profession.

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