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. Posts after September 2019 are intentionally short as I switched over to Tumblr to create shorter, more frequent entries.

18 October 2019logo design freelancer

Here are some of my sketches from the past weekend, working on redesigning my logo. The green and purple stickers at the top are my current version, which was created (as a temporary one) a couple of years ago - I never got around to changing it.

9 September 2019twitter social freelance

Goodbye Twitter

I’ve been using Twitter for some time now, and am a casual tweeter using it only to keep up to date with the latest trends in design and development. But lately, I just can’t be bothered with it.

5 September 2019web design

You should be using markdown

I was working on a Wordpress blog redesign recently and came across an issue which reconfirmed my belief that all CMS editors should use markdown.

Wireframes - A key ingredient to my work

16 June 2019design ui design wireframing

Wireframes - A key ingredient to my work

When I first started in design over 20 years ago, I would go straight into Fireworks or Photoshop and begin composing the look and feel of the website without much thought about content or messaging. I guess this is how web design was back in those days.