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By Top Design Firms | Posted in Web Design | March 16, 2016

Great website design matters. If a website takes too long to load, about 40% of visitors will abandon it, according to Econsultancy. If you’ve already spent a fair amount of money on SEO, online marketing and PPC, all that investment can go down the drain if your website, ultimately, isn’t appealing enough to consumers or makes them distrust your products or services.Actually choosing a web design firm, however, is no easy task. A decade ago, it was popular to hire the freelancer offering the ch... READ MORE

By Top Design Firms | Posted in Mobile App Design | March 16, 2016

When you’re developing a website or app, you’ll typically be requested to do so for both Android and Apple phones. Why should you design for both iOS and Android? It’s pretty clear that both are important, and ignoring either market can cut you off from potentially thousands of users, especially as the overall rate of worldwide smartphone adoption continues to grow. Android dominates the worldwide market with an 83% share, but in the U.S. Apple iOS accounts for 43% of the smartphone market... READ MORE

By Top Design Firms | Posted in Logo Design | February 08, 2016

“Symbolize and summarize,” Paul Bass once wrote about designing logos. Bass was responsible for some of the most iconic logos of the past century, including logos for Girl Scouts, Kleenex, and many more.As a logo designer, you’re not likely to be in charge of creating logos for huge companies like Target (the bull’s eye symbol) or Nike (the swoosh). More likely, you’ll be working with small to medium sized businesses that will be relying on you to connect the dots between their... READ MORE

By Top Design Firms | Posted in Design Agency Roundup | January 29, 2016

The results are in… here are February's Top Design Firms broken down into four categories.Category 1: Top Web Design Firms#1 - Lounge Lizard New York, New YorkExpertise: Web Design, Apps, UX/UI, Marketing, BrandingThe Lounge Lizard team mixes digital strategy with creativity and blends in technology-focused, customized solutions to help bring brands to the front of their industry. They believe your brand identity should be stamped on all you do, as it tells your customers who you are. They ensure you... READ MORE

By Top Design Firms | Posted in Design Agency Roundup | January 13, 2016

The results are in… here are January's Top Design Firms broken down into four categories.Category 1: Top Web Design Firms#1 - Lounge Lizard New York, New YorkExpertise: Web Design, Branding, UX/UI, Apps, MarketingLounge Lizard understands the importance of branding and marketing and has delivered results time and time again. Aside from their various other specialties, they truly shine in their Internet Marketing efforts. Lounge Lizard helps to build your brand and maintain an online reputation that y... READ MORE

By Top Design Firms | Posted in Web Design | January 11, 2016

As the online world continues to rapidly evolve to accommodate the user experience, each year sees a wide range of changes and improvements. User experience design, or UX design, has seen its fair share of changes in 2015, including an increased focus on responsive web design.Although it’s impossible to predict the future, we can certainly make a well educated guess. Here is our list of UX trend predictions for 2016. A Shift Forward in the “Internet of Things”Even though in many cases... READ MORE

By Top Design Firms | Posted in Web Design | December 23, 2015

“Websites promote you 24/7; no employee will do that,” marketing consultant Paul Cookson once wrote.It’s difficult to fully understand the importance of a great website, because its function as a part of your business is multi-faceted. It’s not only your store front; it’s an advertisement for your company. It’s a place to establish your brand. To address criticisms, or highlight praise.While figuring out just what your website is doing for your business can often be an in... READ MORE

By Top Design Firms | Posted in Design Agency Roundup | December 14, 2015

Need help with Web design, responsive design, mobile app design, or logo design? See who’s at the top of their industry! Here are December's Top Design Firms broken down into four categories. Category 1: Top Web Design Firms#1 - Lounge Lizard New York, New YorkExpertise: Design, Mobile Apps, Wearable Tech DevicesLounge Lizard understands that Web and mobile technology are constantly evolving. Their team is constantly researching and exploring new and innovative ways to develop websites with creative... READ MORE

By Top Design Firms | Posted in Mobile App Design | November 25, 2015

Ten years ago, mobile apps were basically unheard of - simply accessing the Internet was a luxury enjoyed by few. Today, mobile users rely heavily on apps to navigate their favorite websites, make purchases, and of course, play games. In 2014, there were 139 million app downloads around the world, and this number is expected to double by the year 2017 according to Statista.While the market for apps is clearly there, it’s by no means a sit-back-and-make-millions game. It’s a heavily competitive m... READ MORE

By Top Design Firms | Posted in Design Agency Roundup | November 08, 2015

 The results are in… here are November's Top Design Firms broken down into four categories.Category 1: Top Web Design Firms#1 - Lounge Lizard New York, New YorkExpertise: Design, UX/UI, Apps, Branding, MarketingDo you find yourself in a saturated industry? Lounge Lizard will strategically pour your unique identity into the final product in a way that produces imaging concepts that will resonate with your target audience and make you stand out, even in the largest crowd.Our favorite web design fr... READ MORE