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Eric Karkovack (686 Articles)

Eric Karkovack is a web designer with over two decades of experience. You can visit his business site here. Eric is the author of an eBook: Your Guide to Becoming a Freelance Web Designer. He also has an opinion on just about every subject. You can follow his rants on Twitter @karks88.
Common Pitfalls When Redesigning a WordPress Website

Common Pitfalls When Redesigning a WordPress Website

We identify some of the common pitfalls when redesigning a WordPress website and show you how to prepare for a smoother transition process.

8 CSS & JavaScript Snippets for Building Mega Menus

8 CSS & JavaScript Snippets for Building Mega Menus

A collection of CSS & JavaScript snippets for building mega menus. Everything from simple, text-based navigation to richly-styled UIs.

15 Tutorials for Creating Professional Product Mockups in Photoshop

15 Tutorials for Creating Professional Product Mockups in Photoshop

A collection of the best tutorials for creating product mockups in Photoshop. Learn to present physical and digital products beautifully.

Why We Unfairly Judge Other Designers

Why We Unfairly Judge Other Designers

In design circles, we’re quick to judge others in our profession. It’s incredibly easy to glance at another’s work and call it “crap.” But are we judging fairly?

How to Run Your Freelance Design Business on the Cheap

How to Run Your Freelance Design Business on the Cheap

Spending money on your business isn’t always a bad thing. In some cases, it may be an investment that helps you bring in more revenue. Still, there’s a fine line…

The Challenges of Building a Modern eCommerce Website

The Challenges of Building a Modern eCommerce Website

The further we get into the 21st century, the more contradictory the web seems to become. We have a plethora of no-code tools aimed to make things easier for novices…

Getting Clients to Care About Their Website Long Term

Getting Clients to Care About Their Website Long Term

Web designers are a passionate lot. I’m willing to bet that, if you’re reading this, you likely love what you do and enjoy sharing it with others. It seems to…

How to Get the Best Technical Support for WordPress Plugins

How to Get the Best Technical Support for WordPress Plugins

Tips and advice on how you can expedite the WordPress plugin support process and increase the odds of getting a positive solution.

Conquering Fear to Become a Better Designer

Conquering Fear to Become a Better Designer

Web design requires us to constantly juggle multiple projects and responsibilities. That can lead to fear and second-guessing.

How to Create Manageable Web Project Cost Estimates

How to Create Manageable Web Project Cost Estimates

Landing a new client is one of the great joys of being a freelance designer. It means finally taking on an exciting paid project and also putting food on the…

Taking a Look at Google Analytics 4

Taking a Look at Google Analytics 4

With the help of a Google Analytics expert, we’ve put together a list of things you’ll need to know about the switch to GA4.

Tips for Building Charity and Non-profit Websites

Tips for Building Charity and Non-profit Websites