Author Eric Karkovack

Eric Karkovack is a web designer with well over a decade of experience. You can visit his business site here. In July 2013, Eric released his first 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.

10 WordPress Themes for Your Web Design Business

By on June 22, 2017

One of the sad ironies of being a busy web designer is that you make time for everyone’s website – except your own. So it stands to reason that many of us could use a little head start when developing...

10 Clean, Simple and Professional Newsletter Templates

By on June 8, 2017

Email newsletters are a necessary component of doing business these days. Everyone should have a mailing list (you do have a list, don’t you?) and send out periodic messages. The content of those messages could be anything from your top...

Supercharge Your Business Website with Consulting WP

By on June 6, 2017

A business website needs to both look great and provide a high level of functionality. Visitors to your site simply won’t accept anything less. If you provide a sub-par user experience, they’ll remember. That’s why it’s so important to use...

10 Free Minimal & Barebones Bootstrap Starter Templates

By on May 29, 2017

The Bootstrap framework is quite popular with web designers. It provides everything you need to get a design project off to a running start. Plus, it’s been created with mobile devices in mind. On the downside, it seems like many...

Not Taking Negative Feedback from a Client Personally

By on May 24, 2017

There’s something deeply personal about being creative. It feels like you’re putting a piece of yourself in whatever you create. For many designers, it’s really a labor of love. The anticipation of sharing a shiny new design with a client...

Download Unlimited Design Assets with Envato Elements for Only $29

By on May 17, 2017

As a designer, having access to top-quality design assets makes your job easier. But many services limit you to a specific number of files you can download per month. That means you have to be extra careful about what you...

10 Beautifully Designed Free Bootstrap Dashboard Admin Templates

By on May 13, 2017

The goal of any admin area (a.k.a. “Dashboard”;) should be to provide all the functions a user needs and doing so with their ease-of-use in mind. Using the popular Bootstrap framework, you can create an administration area that excels in...

Examples of Excellence in Modern Responsive Design

By on April 24, 2017

Responsive design has now become a standard part of a web designer's toolkit. It has been around long enough that you may have trouble remembering the last time you didn't include at least some level of responsiveness in a project.