Category: Sustainability

  • As we stand at the crossroads of environmental crisis and technological advancement, the question arises: “Why Sustainable Design is the Future?” Let’s embark on a journey to explore the profound impact of sustainability on the design landscape and how it shapes the way we create products, services, and experiences. Why Sustainable Design is the Future…

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  • Web Sustainability Guidelines (WCG) are like rules to make the internet better for everyone. They help websites use less energy, load faster, and work for people with different abilities. WCG also say websites should be safe from hackers, respect privacy, and include different languages and cultures. They should give accurate information and let people work…

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  • What is Environment Centered Design? Environment-centered design is a new way of thinking about product and service development. It builds on human-centered design but goes further by considering the environment and other non-human factors. In traditional human-centered design, the focus is solely on meeting the needs of people. However, this approach often overlooks the impact…

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  • In today’s digital landscape, sustainability isn’t just a buzzword – it’s a necessity. As businesses strive to create more eco-conscious products and services, integrating sustainability into every aspect of the design process becomes paramount. In this post we will talk about integrating Sustainability with User Journey maps and learn how it is similar to traditional…

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  • Back in the early 2000s, I learned about low-energy web design when Google made its homepage dark for Earth Day. They said dark colors used less electricity than the usual white background. This idea interested eco-friendly designers like me. It even inspired other websites to follow suit. However, this was back when people still had…

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  • In today’s digital landscape, creating websites that are both environmentally friendly and fast-loading is paramount. One effective strategy to achieve this is by setting a page weight budget—a predetermined limit on the total file size of a web page. In this comprehensive guide, we’ll walk you through the process of setting a page weight budget…

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  • In recent years, artificial intelligence (AI) has emerged as a powerful tool with the potential to revolutionize various aspects of our lives, including environmental sustainability. However, like any technology, AI comes with both benefits and drawbacks. Let’s explore how AI can impact the environment, highlighting the good and the bad, and then summarize the overall…

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  • In an era where sustainability is not just a buzzword but a necessity, every industry is called upon to reevaluate its practices and embrace more environmentally conscious approaches. One often-overlooked aspect of this shift towards sustainability is the role of design. Design isn’t just about aesthetics or functionality; it’s about creating solutions that are intuitive,…

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  • We all want to make digital stuff that looks great, is easy to use, and loads fast. One important part of making websites and apps that are kind to the environment is using fewer pictures. I’m not saying “don’t use any pictures at all.” I use them sometimes too. But there are other cool ways…

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  • Today, let’s talk about simple ways you can make your online store more eco-friendly. By doing this, you’ll not only make your website faster and easier to use, but you’ll also help the environment. Understanding How Websites Affect the Environment – Sustainable Ecommerce Formula Figuring out exactly how much a website affects the environment is…

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