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It’s Time to Stop Doing the Electric Slide: Why You Should Quit Using Sliders on Your Website

It’s Time to Stop Doing the Electric Slide: Why You Should Quit Using Sliders on Your Website

Do you use sliders on your website? You may be doing more harm than good. Modernize your design & reach more people by doing away with these clunky relics.
July 15, 2020
What to Expect When You’re Expecting…a Website

What to Expect When You’re Expecting…a Website

Let us walk you through exactly what you can expect when you come to OC Creative for a website. We promise it won't be as hard as childbirth.
June 12, 2020
OC’s Guide to Visual Elements, Part 6: Texture

OC’s Guide to Visual Elements, Part 6: Texture

See how texture can help or hurt your design in the newest entry in our guide to the eight visual elements of design. Can you feel it?
May 22, 2020
Four Steps (Plus) You Can Take to Safeguard Your Business During COVID-19

Four Steps (Plus) You Can Take to Safeguard Your Business During COVID-19

Check out our four steps (and some bonus content) outlining what you can do to make sure you come out on top and prepared when COVID-19 restrictions lift.
May 8, 2020
Brief Answers to Big Questions: What’s the Difference Between Marketing and Advertising?

Brief Answers to Big Questions: What’s the Difference Between Marketing and Advertising?

They're not interchangeable terms, and knowing the difference can help you get your message across and influence the right outcomes.
April 3, 2020
Brief Answers to Big Questions: What Should I Wear to My Video Shoot?

Brief Answers to Big Questions: What Should I Wear to My Video Shoot?

There's a whole lot to think about when shooting a video. We've provided wardrobe tips so you won't have to stress about what to (or not to) wear on camera.
March 13, 2020
OC’s Guide to Visual Elements, Part 5: Pattern

OC’s Guide to Visual Elements, Part 5: Pattern

OC Creative continues the Guide to Visual Elements with entry number five: Pattern. See how this element can elevate your design with big results.
February 28, 2020
A New Decade of Web Design:  Four Trends to Watch For in 2020

A New Decade of Web Design: Four Trends to Watch For in 2020

In our final entry, see the web trends coming in 2020. Make sure your design isn't left in the last decade with our tips on web design.
February 14, 2020
Four Ways to Format: Typography Trends to Try in 2020

Four Ways to Format: Typography Trends to Try in 2020

Check out what's coming in 2020 in the world of typography. Vibrant fonts, strong graphics, and an attention to individuality will get your message seen.
January 29, 2020