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Stickman Epic: Our Kickstarter Project

Years ago I dreamt up the idea of having a game where one could draw a stickman, and it would come to life! I brought my idea to Hitcents, and with their help my idea became a reality. In September 2011, drawastickman.com was launched to the public. Stickmen everywhere became heroes in their own short stories where they were faced with an assortment of imaginary obstacles. Players were asked to draw various th...

July 02, 2012
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The Making of DrawAStickman.com - Part 2: Evolution

As mentioned in my previous post, this is part of a recurring series about the methods and idealogy behind creating the animated stickman project. I had a concept of a stickman coming to life and I had created a prototype which received positive feedback when sharing it with others. Now it was time to take it to the next level.

Ideas Must Evolve

The initial concept seemed good, but where should I go from there? ...


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The Making of DrawAStickman.com - Part 1: The Birth of an Idea

We recently launched drawastickman.com, an interactive website where visitors draw a stickman and take part in his animated adventure. It became a viral success overnight, attracting millions of visitors from every part of the globe and winning numerous awards.

In the next couple articles I'm going to describe the challenges and adventures we had developing such a unique website.

Be Creative Every Day

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September 28, 2011
draw a stickman / app development
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Is your business ready for thousands of mobile customers?

We typically imagine our website visitors sitting in the comfort of a home or office, but that just isn't the case anymore. Everyday more users are accessing websites from mobile devices. Be it an iPhone, an Android, or an iPad, these devices are changing the very nature of the internet. Consider these new web browsing scenarios:  A woman stopped at a red light sees a sign for your business. She wonders what serv...

January 14, 2011
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Your Customers Want What You Don't Sell

The Internet has radically changed the way we shop. Before the Internet, shoppers would visit a few local stores, then make a purchase decision based on a small selection of products. If a store did not carry exactly what a customer wanted, well, tough luck. Shoppers bought what was available.That world is gone forever. The Internet has opened up literally millions of product options, all just a few clicks away. If a ...

December 09, 2010
business
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