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Our Desks - How Hitcents Employees Tackle Daily Projects With A Dash Of Fun

If you work in an office setting, your desk is often like a second home to you. It’s where you spend the majority of your day tackling the many projects that are part of your job. Understandably, many people want to make their desks a small environment that not only helps them work well and happily, but also gives a sense of identity. Your desk often becomes an extension of you and your personal brand. 

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September 24, 2014
creativity / hitcents
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Epic Sounds With The Draw a Stickman Epic: 2 Team

Our game development team brought out their inner talents as voice actors this week, recording sounds for the upcoming Draw a Stickman: Epic 2. Taking a roundtable approach, they took turns recording voices and sounds for the many characters and items in the game, ranging from a scientist to a tiny turtle, and much more. 

Guided by images and descriptions of these items, our team members were tasked with...

September 10, 2014
draw a stickman / app development
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Localization vs. Culturalization

When we design games or apps, we optimistically strive for an experience that can have widespread appeal, crossing geographical boundaries and gaining legions of fans in numerous countries. It’s an admirable goal to have a game that can be enjoyed by so many people, yet achieving widespread success often requires considering numerous factors that can make a game or app suitable for multiple markets. As one would...


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7 Ways to Boost Creativity

A light sparks and a glimmer of an idea flashes before your eyes. It’s that burst of inspiration that you wanted. Creativity is its own unique creature—ephemeral, often appearing at its own time and, frustratingly, sometimes disappearing just when you need it most. But if creativity doesn’t come to you naturally or easily, you don’t have to idly wait for the moment to arrive. There’s more...

July 15, 2014
creativity / design
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5 Driven Duos

Duos have often been at the core of some of the greatest and most innovative businesses. Hitcents itself was the creation of twin brothers Chris and Clinton Mills, who took a passion for website design while in high school, and turned it into a successful creative and interactive agency that now spans applications, games, website design, marketing services, and more. Let’s take a look back in history at five bus...

July 08, 2014
leadership
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Benefits of Responsive Web Design

Is your website ready for the future of media consumption? With the influx of smartphones, tablets, netbooks, and other devices of varying sizes growing in popularity, individuals, businesses, and developers are tasked with ensuring that their websites are optimized for today’s consumer, whether an audience views a website through a compact smartphone or a large desktop monitor.

Why does this matter?

The l...