cgk.ink is a fashion, decor & accessory store.

It’s also where I experiment with new technologies before rolling them out on my clients’ sites.

I research, write, and create new online experiences, so this site is both an ecommerce lab and a fully functioning retail site.

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the FEATURED COLLECTION> WOMENS SHOES

what’s INSPIRING US NOW >

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Human Design: Namsa Leuba

Vivid portraits shine light on Tahiti's 'third gender' Published 9th October 2019   Written by Matthew Ponsford, CNN On the Polynesian island of Tahiti, there is said to be something akin to a sixth sense -- one that belongs to neither men nor women. Instead, it...

Plays Well With Others

cgk.ink is very connected We actively pursue connections, affiliations, and cooperatives to explore how ecommerce revolutionizes our economy on a daily basis.  This means more than just inviting other designers to our marketplace, it means working with them to get a...

DESIGN

I usually hate "best of" lists. But this one, 40 Amazing Ecommerce Websites (via Oberlo) is a good example of what happens when stop using templates and get very, very creative.

the LIBRARY >

A large part of what I do as an ecommerce developer is read. And then read more. Tech’s progress can be mind-bending, so it’s important to not only stay current but to put that info into context.

DESIGN

I usually hate "best of" lists. But this one, 40 Amazing Ecommerce Websites (via Oberlo) is a good example of what happens when stop using templates and get very, very creative.

COVID-19’s Impact on Global Networks

An awesome, comprehensive, and detailed look at how COVID-19 has impacted global networks. Lots to think about and how we might prepare for future catastrophes. TL;DR To understand how the internet is performing with the changes in internet use brought on by the...

DON’T BE A DICK: ADA Compliance

Ecommerce ignores those with disabilities. We tend to think that all of our visitors have perfect eyesight and perfectly capable limbs and ears that work as expected.Obviously, it's not true. According to the World Bank: One billion people, or 15% of the world’s...

Curate or Die

We're cultural slobs. Our propensity for swallowing, huge, shit-loads of pop crap is astounding. Yes, please, I would like some promo for a shitty movie with my McDonald's meal. We don't think twice about what we consume. Or how we behave... O, the list goes on....

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