What Is Website Encryption (SSL) and Why You Need It

Website encryption changed a lot in 2018, so I've updated this post with the current state of website encryption and SSL certificates. First, a quick explanation. We're talking about the lock icon that's displayed next to the URL in your address bar (see note at the end of this article about how this is [...]

What Is Website Encryption (SSL) and Why You Need It2018-12-13T13:19:50-06:00

Advice for Freelance Designers and the Entrepreneurs Who Hire Them

I recently received an email from a new freelance designer about a project that hadn’t gone well. If you've been working in design for any length of time it's a familiar story, unfortunately. Client is a friend. Pricing is set within a certain range. Work begins, but the business partner has different ideas. [...]

Advice for Freelance Designers and the Entrepreneurs Who Hire Them2020-01-16T12:42:09-06:00