How to convert your SVG icons into webfonts

Previously I posted an article called the benefits of converting your custom SVG icons into webfonts. We touched base on the history of pictograms, their communicational value and most importantly why we still use them today. I concluded that exporting my AI files into SVG icons made it more feasible to convert my vector graphics […]

The benefits of converting SVGs to web fonts.

It’s astonishing to me how much I’ve grown from traditional design into UI/UX and product design. Although there were many challenges and compromises along the way, I appreciate what design has evolved to in this vastly changing market. I originally came from a creative background specializing primarily in illustrations and commercial design. With 12+ years […]

Elasticsearch: Archiving Indexes on a Budget

If you’ve been to an Elasticsearch meet up, you’ve likely had a conversation about Elastic cluster sizes, data retention policies, and archive strategies.  In any of those conversations, it’s possible you also came across a great majority of companies who have big budgets to build a proper Elastic cluster.  There are big companies with budgets, […]