How To Optimize Your Website For Speed, SEO & Online Conversions

SEO or search engine optimization concept. Paper with SEO ideas or plan, cup of coffee and smartphone on wooden table desk

From DesignRush — Did you know that 93% of website interactions originate from a search engine? That staggering statistic proves the need to properly optimize for search engine marketing. This helps your brand rank higher for relevant keywords and, thus, increase organic traffic among valuable potential consumers. But attracting customers to your website organically isn’t the only hurdle modern brands face when attempting to improve brand awareness and increase online revenue.

How to stay inspired while working from home

My record collection, half of which is Nine Inch Nails

I love lists. I love making lists, and I love reading lists. Every year around this time I get suckered into reading every article that details the 10 best movies, the 50 best albums, the best TV shows, and on and on and on. These lists are essentially just fuel to my procrastination fire, but […]

How I learned to stop procrastinating, and publish my design portfolio

Mockup of the Hoerl Design homepage in a Chrome browser window

You wouldn’t know it, but it only took me four-plus years of hemming and hawing to finally revisit my online design portfolio. The old portfolio itself was ten years in the making. Truth be told, for over ten years I was managing my employer’s website, and that job security kept me from feeling the need […]