Jim Nielsen:
Web Designer, Problem Solver.

Design Lead at Kindling, New York City.

For Devs


  • Slide deck

    Slide deck

    Prototyping a mixture of hand-drawn visuals, photographs, and digital typography for a possible slide deck...

  • Category Dropdown

    Category Dropdown

    Trying to figure out how to represent category/subcategory relationships in a fast-switching dropdown menu while simultaneously representing the active state.

  • Wireframing


    Designing right now, but not visually. Designing information architecture, narrative flow, sales process, and more. Basically everything but visual design.

  • Team Colors

    Team Colors

    Launched v2.0 of the Team Colors HEX and RGB color reference site yesterday. Now with search! Read about the design/code on my blog.

  • Stay Tuned Module

    Stay Tuned Module

    Thinking about the design of a 'stay tuned for more' module. Part of a larger page design which will encompass video conversations.

  • Signup Receipt

    Signup Receipt

    Working on the HTML and CSS for successful transaction receipt.

  • Apple Touch Icon

    Apple Touch Icon

    Playing with the design of an apple-touch-icon ... it's reminding me that subtleties can take you a long way.

  • Rubber stamp

    Rubber stamp

    Looking into design options for rubber stamps on company materials...

  • Pricing page

    Pricing page

    Rolled out the new pricing page for Kindling.

  • Logo Integrity in Focus

    Logo Integrity in Focus

    Can you recognize iconic logos which are out of focus? This is an experiment looking at the integrity of famous logos. Check out the experiment or read the blog post.


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