Citizen Blog


Our thoughts on building sites, client work, and trends in site building, UX and design.

Plan for User Testing

Quick and easy usability testing can lead to big gains
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Interview with a Website Designer

Get to know Electric Citizen's creative director, Dan Moriarty, and his approach to designing websites
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Graphic Design Intern Wanted

We're looking for a graphic design and web design intern to join us for 3 months this summer in Minneapolis.
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Is Your Website Outdated?

Avoid out of date user experiences with long-term planning
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Do URLs matter?

Getting a good domain has value. But what about the URL for each page?
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Using Fonts on Your Website

Quick overview on using webfonts, and how they’ve changed over time.