Jeff is a web & graphic designer, writer, blogger, videographer and photographer.
Jeff is adventurous and loves to travel – spontaneously or planned. He has always dreamed of living somewhere near an ocean so he can further explore his love of scuba diving.
He is the Creative Director of Local Propeller, a web & marketing agency based in Calgary, AB, Canada.
This tip for finding vector logos may just change your life - So you need to create a grid of logos for a brochure or website. And of course your client sends you a bunch of low-res jpegs. What do you do? This is one of the tasks that quite literally gives me nightmares because it’s tedious, frustrating and absolutely soul crushing when you can’t find what […]
Simple, Sexy Gravity Forms Customization Using CSS - Gravity Forms is hands down the best forms plugin money can buy – it gets installed on every single website I build by default. The only thing I’ve never been happy with is how a form looks by default. It’s not necessarily ugly, just uninspiring. Some WordPress themes attempt to add a little pizzaz to […]
Two spaces are NOT better than one - It seems Microsoft has inadvertently (and officially) settled the great spacing debate that has raged for almost 35 years. Ever since computers were able to use proportional fonts there has been no need to add a second space after typing a period, but it’s a hard habit to break for anyone who began typing on […]
Restore Your Mac’s Startup Sound - The startup sound was one of the delightful things that made a Mac a Mac, differentiating it from the beige boxes and bargain computers of the past. Apple made great efforts to add unique sounds to new models as well. The crash sound of the Power Macintosh 6100, 7100 and 8100 was particularly amazing (unless […]
Stuck at home because of COVID-19? These four products will inspire and entertain! - It’s easy to be bored when you’re stuck at home. There’s only so many good things to watch on Netflix, and after 2 weeks you’ve probably seen them all. These four products are delightfully weird and endlessly fun. Golden Girls’ Tiki Mugs Pull out a cheesecake and spend your afternoons on the lanai with these […]
Gravity Forms: Passing Data To a Form Using a URL - Getting a customer to click “BUY NOW” on your pricing table is amazing, great work! But now that they’ve been redirected to your sales form, they still have to choose which options they wanted. And if they’ve forgotten the names or features, or just didn’t pay attention at all, they’re going to get frustrated really […]
The Best Book For Small Business Owners. Ever. - If you’re a business owner I’m sure you’ve read a ton of books from experts who promise they have the perfect answer to growing your business and improving your bottom line. I’ve literally lost track of all the times I’ve been inspired, only to realize that, no that advice really doesn’t apply to me, or […]
Instantly Resize Any Image To Over 50 Social Media & Web Sizes - The creators of Promo have come up with a super amazing and useful online app that automatically resizes any image to over 50 web and social media sizes with the click of a button. The process couldn’t be simpler – just upload an image or enter a url and the app automatically gives you a […]
This Hidden iPhone Feature Will Blow Your Mind (And Change Your Life) - If you are one of those people who still care about spelling, punctuation and grammar when sending a text message or email from your phone, this mind blowing iPhone feature is for you. Before this amazing iPhone feature, if you wanted to correct a typo or change some text you had to press your finger […]
This Apple Watch Stand Turns Your Watch into a Classic Macintosh - There are a ton of trendy, even kitschy products related to the Apple Watch. Some are great, some are ridiculous. Every once in a while a product comes along that is just mind-blowingly perfect. The Elago W3 Apple Watch stand is one of those products – it’s cheap, offers great functionality and has a massive […]