A Day in the Life of an Intern at Inverse Paradox

As a student in the Interactive Design & Media program at Philadelphia University, being offered an internship at a web design and development company was a very exciting opportunity for me. I was eager to see what the work environment was like, the different personality types of my co-workers and whether or not I’d enjoy… Read More

Around the Office

And Now…A Minute with Dancing Animals

Welcome back to the work week! We could all use a little pick-me-up to stay energized after a 3 day weekend. Luckily, Mashable has you covered with these awesome dancing animals GIFs. You can thank me later!


How to Make Your 'About Us' Page More Effective

About Us pages are very important for your website. The visitor wants to get to know you and understand why your business is the best in its field. This is why you have to make your About Us page interesting and engaging. Bonus points for fun effects! Who are you? This is the part where… Read More

Tips & Tricks

Magento Order Processing: Getting Paid

This is part 2 of a 5 part series on Order and Payment Processing in Magento. The first step in processing an order is to ensure that it has been paid for, which means that it needs an invoice. With a payment method like PayPal or a credit card gateway in authorize and capture mode,… Read More

Tips & Tricks

Orders in Magento: The Basics

This is part 1 of a 5 part series on Order and Payment Processing in Magento. Magento is a robust e-commerce platform with a lot of features and capabilities, and as such it can sometimes be confusing to navigate through the numerous options. This series of blog posts is aimed at helping store owners better… Read More

Tips & Tricks

That Website is Still Up?!

The other week,  Neil sent out an email to let everyone know that this ancient website is actually still up. Anybody remember this? This absolutely stunning website, which celebrates the relationship of Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan in this late 90’s classic by Nora Ephron, lets you download screensavers and desktop patterns! After wandering around… Read More

Design & Development

The Pros and Cons: Customized Websites vs Templates

Once you have made the decision to invest in a new website, there are still many more choices to make. As a company that designs and builds websites, we are constantly asked by business owners why they should have our company build a site for them when they could just purchase a website template for… Read More

Design & Development

Super Heroes and Jersey Friday!

Here at Inverse Paradox, we like to mix things up a bit. We couldn’t make up our minds if we should be wearing sports gear today, or sporting our super hero gear, so we turned Friday into a mix-and-match. What are you waiting for? Our SUPER cool team can build you some SUPER cool stuff. Let us… Read More

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Great MOOCs

I love to learn! But sometimes its hard to go out and enroll in lengthy time-consuming classes. So, for me the answer has become MOOCs, Massive Open Online Courses. Below is a small list of my favorite resources I use on a regular basis to learn a wide-range of topics. Coursera Ed2Go EdX iTunes U Khan… Read More

Tips & Tricks

Keeping Standards & Staying Current

Usually, during the first few months of the year, a ton of news and blog articles about current design trends are published. While design trends are great to look into for inspiration, too many people become fixated on these trends and forget about standards. So, we put together a short list of items that you… Read More

Design & Development Tips & Tricks