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Jason


Crunchie Corner Lab

So a designer walks into a bar with a bunch of browsers and the bartender asks, "Where’s that blue guy?" The designer LOLz and responds, "Who? Internet Explorer? We left him ’round the corner." Of all the web design tasks that CSS3 makes easier, rounded corners are probably the most ubiquitous. They’re used all over …

Introducing Co-Branding

A common feature request we get here at MailChimp is the ability to co-brand the application interface. Typically this request comes from agencies who want to add a logo and customize the colors of a client account to match their existing brand. Having worked at several interactive agencies, I can relate. Nothing satisfies a client’s …

Email Jitsu Workshop

I always enjoy seeing how other designers solve problems, so I’m a big fan of .net Magazine’s regular "build-off" feature. In each build-off, the magazine provides the same creative brief to 3 designers, asks them to come up with a design and then explain the decisions they made. Having learned a lot from these features …

Think Vitamin’s Newsletter Makeover

Here at MailChimp, we’re big fans of all the articles and news that come out of Think Vitamin, Carsonified’s blog about the web. As you can imagine we’re also pretty excited that they’ve chosen us as their ESP. Over the past few months though, we were a little sad every time their newsletter landed in …