August 22, 2018

Good Communication Between Designers & Developers

One of the most common antagonistic relationships in the modern tech workspace (and arguably the dumbest), is the one between designers and developers. Many stereotypes feed this working relationship: “Designers are too artistic”, or “Developers are not flexible”. However, good, functional communication is possible, and here we will tell you how.
March 20, 2018

10 Reasons Portals Fail

At Base22, we focus on making portals and digital platforms that are alive and successful long after their first birthday. That means thinking not just about what works – but also what doesn’t and why. Here are ten reasons portals fail, by Ben Shoemate.
August 22, 2017

Best Practices for Personalization in Portals and Intranets

The trick with personalization is not to overuse it. When designing digital experiences, personalization becomes one of the promises you must keep for an exceptional user experience. Check out these best practices for personalization in portals and intranets.
August 21, 2017

Visual Design Principles

Proper visual design is one of the most important components of a website. Closely related to, and aligning with user experience, visual design is the key to developing aesthetically appealing websites. Why build an unattractive site that users shy away from when a good design can create a memorable and lasting impression for a site visitor.
June 28, 2017

The Base22 Academic Initiative: Closing the Gap Between Academic and Industry

We knew that great things were bound to happen after beginning the Academic Initiative partnership at Base22. The idea was to give back to the Academy everything we've received through the years: knowledge and experience. The difference we have found between the classroom and the project trenches are gaps we always try to reduce in our workforce. A partnership could not only help Base22, but the whole community.