How To Add Related Posts In Jekyll To Increase Engagement

Including links to related posts at the end of each post is a great way to keep users engaged with your content.

With a WordPress website, you can install a plugin to achieve this functionality. On the other hand, if your website is built in Jekyll (like mine), it requires…

Learn how a creator uses Figma to build content consistently (with examples)

10 Ways I Use Figma As A Creator

As a creator, I use Figma every day and I can honestly say it’s 10x’ed my creation process.

By working in one application to do many different types of tasks, I save time and work more effectively. …

Learn from my mistakes and become a successful web designer

Do you want to become a full-time web designer but aren’t sure where to start?

I have tried every tactic to promote myself as a web designer over the last 10 years. …

As a designer, your value comes from the things you create. Your “job currency” is creativity.

With that said it’s hard to constantly generate ideas. There is always pressure to create a unique design that looks stunning.

Over time, this create-on-demand dynamic can cause tension. You might save your creative…

As someone that is interested in systems and workflows, I’m always curious about the tools other people use to make them more productive.

With that in mind, I decided to write this article to share with you the apps I am currently using as a creator and how I use…

As one of the many people now working from home, I found the process difficult at first.

I couldn’t switch my mind between my day job, my side-projects, and spending time with family.

Everything bled together which left me focusing on the wrong things at the wrong time.

Over time…

We all need constraints to operate effectively. In the world of creators, creative constraints allow us to focus our energy and concentration in the right place.

Without creative constraints, we become overwhelmed by all the potential choices and decisions we could make. …

Character limits are used on text fields to indicate the maximum amount of characters that can be entered into that field.

These components are important as they provide immediate feedback to the user when they fill in a form. …

Password fields are a necessity if you’re designing a login or sign-up form for your application.

As common as these types of fields are, they can be frustrating to interact with when poorly designed.

I was recently tasked with improving the usability of the login page on one of our…

Designing an entire website can seem like a big challenge. You need to think about all the pages, the content on each page, how it’ll be designed, what colors to use; the list is pretty long.

While this can seem daunting, designing an entire website from scratch is highly achievable…

Michelle McCausland

I talk about Design + Productivity. I also share my journey as a creator. Everyone can design! My new eBook: https://gum.co/design-faster-design-better

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