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MailChimp versus CampaignMonitor Landing Page

Email marketing software is an essential tool for digital marketers. Two software companies that are often top of mind for email marketing are CampaignMonitor and Mailchimp. These companies are almost twins… CampaignMonitor is an Australian based company that grew organically from a web design business. Mailchimp is a US based …

Freshbooks versus Tradeshift Landing Page

Online invoicing aplications are growing at a phenomenal rate. Two of the emerging leaders are Freshbooks, with over 3.5 million users and Tradeshift, who recently raised $17million in investment capital. Let’s take a look at the homepages of both of these apps and see what we can learn… 1. Signup …

iPhone vs Android UI Design Part 1

Writing an SMS on an iPhone 4 versus on a Samsung Galaxy Ace iPhone 1 – Android 0 There’s lots of difficult user interface design choices that we, as web developers and designers, make everyday. Allow me give you just one example of this: the iPhone and Android mobile touchscreen …

The Big Idea versus Making Money

I’m a romantic when it comes to business ideas… I see chemistry everywhere! Someone describes their latest entrepreneurial brainwave to me and I straightaway envision how that could be the next big business. I see someone somewhere doing something a bit different and I think, ‘Geez, that should be everywhere’! …

Innovation by Travelling

Have you ever noticed how fresh you feel after a trip to an interesting place? Reinvigorated, filled with new ideas and inspirations, finding new perspectives on old problems… Travelling helps you innovate! You look out the window of the plane, see the clouds, see the tiny roads and hills beneath …