• Weekly Links: Edition 008

    Tags: links, industry, brandon, design

    Welcome to our weekly link post on all things design, code and digital. Look for a new post every Friday, or thereabouts. Anything you would like featured? Tweet me @brandonmorreale. Cheers! Discover.Typography: Trail Mix The discover.typography series from Hoefler & Co. are always a delight, showcasing all their beautiful web fonts in a live, theme-based design. Besides the exceptional... read more

  • Weekly Links: Edition 007

    Tags: links, industry, brandon, design

    Welcome to our weekly link post on all things design, code and digital. Look for a new post every Friday, or thereabouts. Anything you would like featured? Tweet me @brandonmorreale. Cheers! Think Retro: Apple’s fonts have always been as classy as its products I have a strong nostalgia for Apple’s Garamond Condensed despite the fact that I never owned or spent much time with any of... read more

  • Weekly Links: Edition 006

    Tags: links, industry, brandon, design

    Welcome to our weekly link post on all things design, code and digital. Look for a new post every Friday, or thereabouts. Anything you would like featured? Tweet me @brandonmorreale. Cheers! Andre do Amaral LA-based designer (and Huge’s AD) Andre do Amaral has a beautiful portfolio that showcases even more beautiful work. His site is incredibly quick, loads images naturally, and makes use... read more

  • Weekly Links: Edition 005

    Tags: links, industry, design, andi

    Editors Note: Brandon is off this week watching the new Star Wars trailer on repeat, so please welcome our guest link post extraordinaire, Northern Ground's own Andi Woodward!  Grovemade The only thing that’s better than an organized desk is a gorgeous and functional one. Grovemade, a small workshop of designers and craftsmen in Portland, Oregon, have created a desk... read more

  • Weekly Links: Edition 004

    Tags: links, industry, brandon, design

    Welcome to our weekly link post on all things design, code and digital. Look for a new post every Friday, or thereabouts. Anything you would like featured? Tweet me @brandonmorreale. Cheers! Futuralbum A self-initiated endeavor from Michigan-based designer Troy Deshano, Futuralbum is a collaborative album art project between designers all over the world. Exclusively using Futura and images from... read more

  • Google Spamalitics

    Tags: jenni, Spam, Tips, Tools, Google

    Anyone watching Google Analytics (GA) dashboards over the last few months may have seen what seems like an exciting spike in traffic (for reals, go check your stats). That should have quickly been followed by the question "Why hasn’t my inbox been filled with leads for my awesome products and services?" Great question. You know the old Internet adage "If you build it, someone will... read more

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  • Weekly Links: Edition 003

    Tags: links, industry, brandon, design

    Welcome to our weekly link post on all things design, code and digital. Look for a new post every Friday, or thereabouts. Anything you would like featured? Tweet me @brandonmorreale. Cheers! Wired: The Secret History of the Apple Watch We’ve talked about the Apple Watch at length here already, but as we inch closer to the official release, more and more development details are leaking out... read more

  • Workflow: Developing for Windows on a Mac

    Tags: development, mike, Tools, workflow

    Fine, I admit it, I'm completely stubborn. My life could be so much easier if I simply caved and got a giant PC. Our entire team is all Mac or both Mac/PC. In terms of development for the web, we're very much a .NET shop which means we develop primarily for Windows Server. Except I'm a developer by trade and a designer at heart and I have an insatiable need to want to work with beautiful gear.... read more

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  • Weekly Links: Edition 002

    Tags: links, industry, brandon, design

    Welcome to our weekly link post on all things design, code and digital. Look for a new post every Friday, or thereabouts. Anything you would like featured? Tweet me @brandonmorreale. Cheers! The Web’s Grain by Frank Chimero Frank Chimero typically writes insightful, unique pieces but his latest seems to be turning more than a few heads. A companion piece to What Screens Want, this... read more

    Weekly Links: Edition 002

  • Weekly Links: Edition 001

    Tags: links, industry, brandon, design

    My name is Brandon Morreale and I'm proud to say I'm a Sr. Designer at this special place called Northern Ground. I am a new Dad, a cyclist and some would say obsessed with all things craft beer. But that is for another post, sort of. This is the first of what will be a weekly link post on design, code and digital that I will be curating. Look for a new post every Friday, or thereabouts. If you... read more

    Weekly Links: Edition 001