Our creative lead and head designer, Mike conceptualizes your ideas and inspiration into beautiful, streamlined, functional websites. The artist of the group and authority on all things visual, Mike makes your graphics, logos and designs come alive on your site’s pages to infuse additional value into your products and business.

10 Ways to Improve Your SEO Results and the Quality of Your Site at the Same Time: Part 1

10 Ways to Improve Your SEO Results and the Quality of Your Site at the Same Time: Part 1

As well as being the website design expert for Emphasize Design of Calgary, I am also responsible for all things SEO. Search engine optimization walks hand in hand with the design and functionality of your website. Intuitive site information architecture, great, easy-to-read, and informative content, combined with attractive, brand-friendly design are just as important for…

Ten Web Design Blunders to Avoid

Ten Web Design Blunders to Avoid

When building a website, it’s a great idea to take inspiration from the most successful, user-friendly websites you can find, which is what I do often when helping clients put together their new sites. But it’s also smart to spend some time looking at what doesn’t work, and there are no shortage of examples. The…