Posts Tagged ‘website design’

Person designing a website for Accessibility

Considering Accessibility in Web Design: What You Can Do To Make Your Design Accessible

Since 1991, when the first website was introduced, websites have evolved from being purely content driven to becoming increasingly focused on their visual experience. While there is no argument that having a clean, cool, professional-looking, website is important it isn’t everything, especially when it comes to Accessibility. There is a popular misconception that implementing accessible […]

Ux Designers

So, You’re the UX Guy? Great! What Exactly Do You Do?

Hello, I am a UX designer. I am known by other names such as “the designer,” “the UI guy,” “the creative,” “the web designer,” and many more. Some of these other names are in the ballpark and some are flat out wrong. It’s confusing even to us in the industry. The names have evolved as […]

Kite

Perficient Digital Wins Muse Award for New Healthcare Site

The Mount Carmel Health System’s new website has earned its second creative recognition with the announcement of the 2019 Muse Creative Award winners. The new site brought home a Silver award in the Health Website category only a few weeks after a nod from the Hermes Creative Awards. The new website was the first launched […]

Little Boy Smiling With A Golden Trophy

New Healthcare Site Wins Gold at Hermes Creative Awards

Perficient Digital has another reason to celebrate with the recent announcement of the 2019 Hermes Creative Award winners. The very first website we helped create for our client Trinity Health in its efforts to unify its various member organizations earned a gold award in the Medical Website category. Based in Livonia, Mich., Trinity Health is […]

Websites Rewarded: Perficient Digital Earns Two WebAwards

Perficient Digital added two more awards to the shelf with the recent announcement of the 2018 WebAwards winners. The websites we created for CURT Manufacturing and OhioHealth were both recognized, earning Outstanding Manufacturing Website and Non-Profit Standard of Excellence awards, respectively. Our Commerce practice brought in the first award with the new CURT Manufacturing website, […]

Perficient Digital Wins Creativity Award for New Healthcare Site

Perficient Digital recently received a Creativity International award for the website we designed and created for OhioHealth, a not-for-profit system of hospitals and healthcare providers. The new website won a Silver award in the Non-Profit category, marking our first award win in the healthcare space.  With health consumerism continually influencing patient expectations, OhioHealth wanted to […]

Atomic Design: A Visual Designer’s Perspective

Today I’d like to discuss the Atomic Design methodology and how I’ve been applying it to my visual design process. First, let’s start with a little description of what an atomic design is. Coined by Brad Frost, Atomic Design is basically the analogy of chemistry being applied to design systems. In chemistry, we learn that […]

Does Website Accessibility Benefit SEO?

It’s becoming clear that major search engines, such as Google, are promoting the SEO benefits of web accessibility techniques. Look at what happened a few months ago, Google launched Lighthouse, an open-source, automated accessibility tool for web developers for improving the quality of web pages. This tool isn’t unique though, many are out there. However, […]

A Digital Transformation Must: Turn Websites into Digital Hubs

Healthcare organizations are beginning to understand the value of a great website. But what makes awebsite great? For many the website is the center of the digital experience. But rather than just being a place for people to find information, websites should focus on the customer experience by being: USEFUL, RESPONSIVE and INTUITIVE. Web analytics […]

Apolitical Tech Lessons from the Healthcare.gov Meltdown

When Healthcare.gov launched, it drew an understandably high number of initial users. Millions poured onto the site, but they weren’t able to sign up for insurance due to technical glitches. As an impartial observer, it was interesting to watch media outlets struggle to find even one person that was able to sign up successfully. The […]