So you want a logo

So you want a logo

A small primer on the process of getting a logo done professionally. Congratulations, you have decided to start a new enterprise, or dust off an old idea you had. Whatever the case, well done. You have probably decided by now that you need a logo, a visual mark to...
Is design the new killer strategy?

Is design the new killer strategy?

Notion, Figma, Superhuman. All companies that their customers unequivocally LOVE. Common trend? They all spent at least 2 years grinding on the product and design experience before releasing betas. MVP era is over. — Moe Amaya (@moeamaya) April 21, 2019 I came...
So, you want a website

So, you want a website

Today is the day. You have finally succumbed to the guilt and shame gnawing away at your soul. You know it. I know it. I know that you know that I know it. Your website sucks. From the design, to that horrid ‘Lorem Ipsum’ section to the picture quality…*sigh*, and...
Understanding context is key to effective design

Understanding context is key to effective design

Over the past few years, in my quest to become a better designer, I have been faced with two related ideas – the need for a good process, and consideration of the larger context. A good process allows me as a designer to work in a way that is systematic. It helps me...