This is a guest post by Mathew Sisson, who hails from Boulder, CO and is the Designer for The Daily Dot. In his spare time he takes on the occasional freelance project, snaps pictures, and brews root beer. Follow his blog here, or follow him on Twitter.
I’m going to be honest with you: design is everything when it comes to a blog. But there are so many components to a good design, it’s almost a bit overwhelming.
Luckily for you, I have a long list of bookmarks I use on a regular basis that will help point you in the right direction to better understanding why design is so crucial in not only getting people to your blog, but to keep them reading.