Tag: things to avoid

The Importance of Awarding Effort

There has been a lot of attention surrounding participation trophies. It’s a decades-long debate about rewarding kids for participating in an activity. Some parents argue that rewarding participation causes kids to feel entitled. As if an organization rewarding participation causes kids to “cry and whine until somebody gives you something to shut u up and keep […]

A Case Against Website Sliders

Slideshows, also known as sliders or carousels, are a way for a website to presenting a variety of important information. The website owners feel confident that they are bringing attention to every corner of their website. Unfortunately, a slideshow is actually doing the exact opposite. Instead of visitors taking in all the information from the slider, they actually […]

Choosing a Good Web Host

The most common answer to “Who’s your host?” or “Where’s your domain registered?” is “GoDaddy.” You might not care what a web developer wants. It’s your site, and it’s the developer’s job to launch your site on whatever web host you want. But you should know how the host you choose may end up hurting both […]