Kevin Brennan

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WordCamp Calgary 2018

WordCamp Calgary is my favourite event of the year. It’s not a flashy conference. It’s doesn’t have a big budget. It’s not held in a huge convention centre that holds thousands of people. WordCamp is the most practical, cost effective web development and design conference you can go to in Calgary. The majority of websites Continue Reading »

Designing Effective Visual Communication

We often have clients pushing for more content on the front page of their website. They have a lot to say and feel hiding content behind clicks will lower their conversion rates. However, not all the information they have to share is as important as others. Too many calls-to-action on one page defeats the purpose Continue Reading »

I Heart YYC

The design community in Calgary is amazing. I’ve heard stories about the petty nature of design communities in other cities, but I have nothing but love for the community here in Calgary. I Heart YYC is a great example of why. I’ve used Twitter to meet great designers in Calgary or used Dribbble to be introduced, to the Continue Reading »

Geekologie.com

Not sure if you could tell, but I have some fairly geeky interests. Comics, video games, toys and cartoons are just a few of things that continue to keep my attention. The combination of great art, design and storytelling keep the kid in me interested in things that I probably should have grown out of Continue Reading »

For the Love of Lego

Ever since I was a kid, I’ve loved building. My sisters and I would spend countless hours building spaceships, castles and vehicles from our favourite 80s movies. I can build a pretty mean Ecto 1. The unlimited possibilities of a huge box of Lego continues to keep me creatively excited. Having two young children has Continue Reading »