Jun 01, 2023

Lounge Lizard

Lounge Lizard
Top web design and development firm. Specializes in online marketing.

Avatar New York

Avatar New York
High-end web design, SEO and e-commerce with award winning results.

Diphthong ID

Diphthong ID (old site)From Singapore comes Diphthong from co-founders Max Hancock and Wesley Grubbs. Lots of refreshing samples and silky flowing interfaces. For you verbal geeks, a diphthong is, in English, “a complex speech sound or glide that begins with one vowel and gradually changes to another vowel within the same syllable”. Like the "ng" in "dipthong." Ya see. A unique and yet necessary combo to the language. Great name for this firm. Apt. (Oh, looky. Another dipthong, there.) Recently, this firm has dissolved, and these two partners (still friends) are pursuing new individual projects.... More

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Diphthong ID (old site)

Department 3

Department 3, Flashed. An old fave of ours has launched a Flash version of their site. Clean. Simple. Effective.... More

Department 3, Inc


Originally founded by Portland web designer Jeff Faulker, deepPlay was the home of a decade of great work in interactive design. Jeff's work included projects for the Museum of Modern Art NYC, Virgin, Nike, Macromedia and Wieden & Kennedy Advertising. deepPlay has now been dissolved and Jeff is currently working on two new projects - Nhabit, his usability and design blog, and Bubble, a publisher's website kit. Find out more about what happened to deepPlay and continue following Jeff's online adventures with the link below.... More



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Dead designer dot coms who have gone the route of agency mergers, buy-outs or simply went belly up after the Internet bubble burst. Some of our favorites are remembered.


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