I design .

I'm Ketan ‐ A Melbourne web designer, developer and illustrator with 20 years industry experience.

Journal

My journal, a collection of my design work, inspiration, discoveries and personal experiences in running a business.

Displaying VAT prices in Shopify stores

21 June 2018 Shopify Web Development

Displaying VAT prices in Shopify stores

Recently, I’ve been working on a Shopify site that needed to display both VAT exclusive and inclusive prices to customers who are disabled or have specific health conditions. The requirement was that certain products must...

Experimenting with CSS grid

18 May 2018 Web Design

Experimenting with CSS grid

If you’re into front-end design and development then you would have no doubt heard about CSS grid which enables much more flexible layouts for web pages. In a nutshell, creating a grid is a simple...

My Story: A timeline of the last 20 years

1 May 2018 Personal

My Story: A timeline of the last 20 years

This year (2018) marks a big milestone in my career. It officially marks my 20 year anniversary in the web design and development industry. How time flies. I’ve created so much work over this period...

GDPR Cookie Consent jQuery Plugin

22 April 2018 jQuery GDPR

GDPR Cookie Consent jQuery Plugin

UPDATE JULY 2018 - I’ve updated the plugin to enable the cookie message to be reopened after it is set the first time. There’s quite a few cookie consent options out there already, but many...

GDPR - Some useful links

13 April 2018 business

GDPR - Some useful links

If you’re reading this then you will already be aware of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) that will be coming in to effect on 25 May 2018. The GDPR is the European Union’s new...

5 Shopify features I like the most

25 February 2018 Shopify

5 Shopify features I like the most

I’ve designed and built a lot of ecommerce sites during my career and have even built my own ecommerce platform. But, recently I started using Shopify as my chosen system and have been very impressed...

Tips on migrating your website to a new host

5 February 2018 web hosting development

Tips on migrating your website to a new host

When the time comes to move your website to a new hosting provider, it’s best to create a plan of action that outlines the steps and processes required to ensure a seamless and successful migration....

Mobile Compatible Slider using HTML5, CSS & jQuery

27 December 2017 jQuery CSS HTML5

Mobile Compatible Slider using HTML5, CSS & jQuery

HTML5 introduced the new range form element that is perfect for creating sliders with min and max values. It’s supported in all the modern browsers: all versions of Chrome, Safari and Opera; iOS 5+, IE...

CSS Colour Names

21 December 2017 CSS Design

CSS Colour Names

There’s over 100 CSS colour names, most of which are unknown. You can find all of them here.

Logo Design - My Process

15 December 2017 logo design graphic design

Logo Design - My Process

Your logo defines you as a professional business, so it’s important to have one that depicts quality and offers a good lasting impression. Designing logos is one of the most enjoyable projects for me as...