I design .

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


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

Please do not send me requests for "publishing opportunities on my website" or link placements - they will be ignored.

12 May 2020 shopify ecommerce web development

Shopify limits? What limits?

I recently read a blog post by Shopit Commerce about how Shopify limits its features based on their plans. It was a pointless post that focuses on the “issues” with using Shopify, in order to...

Opening up possibilities with Shopify variants

2 May 2020 shopify web design web development

Opening up possibilities with Shopify variants

Over the last few months, I’ve had the opportunity to work on a uniquely challenging Shopify project in which I had to create a “customise your product” section using only the options available in Shopify....

On Repeat - My most played albums for April 2020

28 April 2020 music coding life designing

On Repeat - My most played albums for April 2020

I listen to all kinds of musical genres when I’m designing or coding, so I thought it would be cool to post a list of albums I’ve been listening to every month. This month, I’ve...

21 April 2020 web design web development eric meyer

External LinkLink - Eric Meyer says it's time to "Get Static"

Eric Meyer says “If you are in charge of a website that provides even slightly important information, or important services, it’s time to get static” and I totally agree. Forget the dynamic frameworks and go...

Who you gonna call?

15 April 2020 fun vinyl figure ghostbusters

Who you gonna call?

7 March 2020 typography graphic design

External LinkLink - ScreenFonts #6 | Create

See how movie poster designers carefully select typefaces—and then slice and dice them.

JetBrains Mono. A typeface for developers

23 January 2020 development coding font typeface

JetBrains have released a new, very nice, typeface specifically designed for developers. It boasts: A better reading experience Code specific ligatures and four weights with matching italics It’s available to download free at https://www.jetbrains.com/lp/mono/.

Conjuring words with Grammarly

14 January 2020 business grammarly

Conjuring words with Grammarly

I’ve been using Grammarly for just over a year now, and it’s a tool that I use a lot! Not only has it improved my grammar, but it also ensures that any emails I send...