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- The best way to serve fonts to your websiteMarch 6, 2014
Web design came of age the day webfonts entered wide-spread usage. Prior to that point it’s arguable that we were less designers than engineers.We’re going to illustrate these options by focussing on the best way to deliver an all-time classic typeface, Garamond.
- 40 Expressive Packaging DesignsMarch 6, 2014
A first impression makes all the difference; Designers can always learn a lot from good design in all mediums. Creating an eye-catching high quality package designs will capture consumer's attention soon. Packaging Designs that are inspire for a lot of reasons illustration, typography, color, Images, and textures.
- 3D EmoticonMarch 5, 2014
Adobe 3D Illustrator logo design tutorial. Design a 3D Smiley Emoticon. Good tutorial and video to watch and learn.
- How to Fullscreen Flash File in BrowserMarch 5, 2014
- The best free WordPress plugins for March 2014March 4, 2014
This month , there is a common thread amongst some (not all) of them: communities. More specifically, some of these plugins would be most useful on WordPress-based community sites. Anyone can use them of course, but they seem better-suited to WordPress sites with large numbers of users.
- 50 essential freebies for web designers, March 2014March 2, 2014
New projects are being released all the time that make us excited, curious, inspired and sometimes a little bit jealous. Today we continue our monthly series of the very best free resources for web designers with a collection that includes cool scripts, awesome fonts, great ideas, and must-see experiments.
- Pen Tool in Illustrator to Draw Angry BirdFebruary 28, 2014
How to draw an angry bird in Adobe Illustrator. Learn to use the Pen tool to draw vector art.
- How to create horizontal scrolling using display:table-cellFebruary 27, 2014
Horizontal layouts of all kinds have intrigued me ever since I found out you could do that. I don’t know exactly why I’m fascinated with them… maybe it’s just my inner rebel talking. Whatever the reason, I’m just about ready to declare vertical scrolling obsolete, passé, and soooo last millennium.I came across the technique described in this article the way I usually come across things: by trying to do something else entirely. I was attempting (you can laugh) to create a CSS grid framework based on display: table-cell (okay, stop laughing now).
- 25 Fresh Fullscreen Background Websites for your InspirationFebruary 25, 2014
In recent years using full screen background image is becoming more and more extremely trendy in website design. Large background images always a key tool for grabbing visitor’s attention as we’ve seen in posters and advertisements, and its offers far less work in a site design.
- 70 Fantastic Vector Illustration for InspirationFebruary 24, 2014
Vector graphics and vector objects are most powerful. Because they maintain their resolutions and you can modify without losing its properties. Adobe Illustrator, Coreldraw etc tools used to make vector shapes.
- 45+ Useful Cartoon Character Design TutorialsFebruary 24, 2014
Today cartoon designing has become really interesting for designers. There are a lot of powerful and supporting tools and software for this like Illustrator, Corel Draw, Photoshop etc. Now, I am going to look into 45+ cartoon character design tutorials
- 50+ Beautiful Examples of Animal Vector Pattern for Web DesignFebruary 21, 2014
We’re always on the lookout for great freebies to share with our readers, and today we’ve got Animal Vector Pattern. Here are over 20+ free cartoon animal vector patterns and over 80+ stock cartoon animal pattern that are perfect for creating website backgrounds, You will definitely find these useful, To edit the patterns in Adobe Illustrator, Enjoy!
- Improve your coding with 25 hyper legible fonts for programmersFebruary 20, 2014
The pinnacle of web development is hand-coding. No other approach delivers the same bespoke quality, performance and all round job-well-done-ness as rolling up your sleeves and digging into source code.Selecting an appropriate font for coding is a unique task, in that the only audience you have to consider is yourself. The only thing that counts is what works for you.
- 40+ Typographic Posters, Photoshop Effects and TutorialsFebruary 20, 2014
Typography is everywhere on the web and other medias. In most modern designs it is used to not only present information but also be read by the users. Today I am going to take a look at 40+ stunning typographic posters, along with step-by-step Photoshop tutorials which can enrich your design skills and improve the quality of your works.
- 40 Free WordPress Magazine ThemesFebruary 20, 2014
In this post we have collected 40 Free WordPress Magazine Themes available from various sites across the web. These themes are really beautiful with amazing features. We hope you will find this list useful. Enjoy!
- Designing a responsive form, 20 inspirational solutionsFebruary 19, 2014
Forms are one of the most common elements on the Web, without them the conversation is only going one way. Forms are used for purchasing, contact, and so much more. It’s vital that the forms you produce are equally functional across the full range of devices, from smart phones to desktops. Mastering the art of making these types of functionalities small yet user friendly can be a task.Today, we’ve found a few responsive web sites that do a great job in keeping their forms both intact and useful not just on desktop, but on mobile too.
- 30+ Great Movie Posters For Design InspirationFebruary 19, 2014
In this article I have collected a list of 30+ great movie posters that you might find useful for design inspiration. Talented designers can get beautiful ideas from these and make better designs and improve their skills.
- 100+ Beautiful Cartoon Landscape Vector Background For Your DesignsFebruary 19, 2014
As a designer, it’s always nice to have a fresh selection of images at your disposal, If you’re looking for nature and landscape vector images for your designs, You will find the right place, we gathered 100+ Beautiful Cartoon Landscape Vector Background Examples, you can learn more details about each graphics. All Graphics in EPS Format, They are from the top designers around the world, If you want commercial use, please pay a minimum of $1 from shutterstock or istockphotos, check out these excellent examples and use them as inspiration for ways to use big images in your next project
- Free Flat Interactive E-commerce ButtonsFebruary 17, 2014
There are thousands nice flat icons and buttons out there with codes and instruction of how to make it. But I have not seen much interactive buttons that nicely designed and are interactive too. Either there are designs or codes that you can get. We tried to combine these together so make it easier for designer.
Interaction can make a big difference in a site. When you see a cliché image of “Buy Now” unless you are in a real need to buy nothing else forces users to click and go beyond. However, interactivity is how to humanize the technology. Interaction puts you ‘in” the site. Makes you feel and be part of context. This is a great way to improve ROI or response.
- 100+ Free IOS7 Vector Flat Icon Sets for iOS DevelopersFebruary 17, 2014
Since ios upgrade to version 7，This flat interface styles are very popular, Flat Style UICollectionView, Flat UIImages and Flat Buttons, Flat icons And related components flat，These are to be used in the development of interface elements iOS7，This article will introduce our frequently used flat icons, iOS developers typically used in navigation and UIToolbar and some commonly used menu，there are a lot of designers creating great ios7 flat vector icons set and giving it away to the community. Enjoy these free and minimal icon sets we’ve found for you.
- 20 Personal Website Examples for Your Design InspirationFebruary 4, 2014
it’s important to make your online portfolio as impressive as you can. Portfolio websites can be used effectively for Personal Branding, Job Searches, most valuable Marketing Tools, and show off their awesome skills to stand out in this Tough Design Industry. Portfolio Sites are clean and minimal, there are a lot of possible design Styles and Approaches.
- The best free WordPress plugins for February 2014February 3, 2014
If there’s one word that I would use to describe the WordPress community, it’s this: huge. It should come as no surprise, then, that there are plugins being released and updated every single day. Some of them bring features that we all wish WordPress had by default. Some of them might only be useful to any given website creator once in their lifetime.
- Free download: Awesome low-poly PSD backgroundsJanuary 29, 2014
One of the biggest trends in 2014 will be geometric patterns, inspired by the low-poly look. So we’re really excited to be able to bring you these great geometric backgrounds absolutely free of charge.The PSDs are supplied by bestpsdfreebies.com. Run by two Mikes from Saskatchewan, Best PSD Freebies is coming up on its second anniversary and in those two years has quickly become one of the best resources for high-quality, free PSDs, on the Web.
- Amazing Collection of Animation and Transition Effect RoundupsJanuary 27, 2014
Web Design is one of the most fast changing and growing. JQuery and CSS3 have caught the web and now it is one of the most preferred solutions in creating fancy animations. CSS3 is full of amazing features, some of which are less explored. In this post we have compiled some useful Inspiration, Photo Effects, Photography, Text Effects, Typography, Jquery effects, css3 animation, hover, menu animation, transform, transistion, thaumnail, navigate effects for your next upcoming projects.
- 50 freebies that you have to tryJanuary 24, 2014
- Look Upon 10 Best & Impressive Responsive Design WebsitesJanuary 20, 2014
Responsive website design is the approach that suggests to your web development and design to have a technology, which automatically responds according to user's preferences. It responds user's computer screen based on platform, screen-size and orientation with flexible layouts and grids, CSS media queries and images.
- Vector Icons and PictogramsJanuary 20, 2014
Vector Icons and Pictograms are must required goods to design interfaces and responsive web designs. It is always worthy to have a grand collection of such important elements.
- Why you should be using DrupalJanuary 18, 2014
Its name is Drupal, and it’s very powerful when tamed. From the glorified Views module to the great SEO features to the loyal and enthusiastic community, Drupal certainly begs attention. It can be used to make some very beautiful and user-friendly websites.
- 30 Stunning Weekly Web Design Inspiration #5January 13, 2014
There is no limit for inspiration and when it comes to webdesign. As a designer you’ll be looking at a lot of websites for creative inspiration to keep you up with current design trends. Inspiration is most important for Web Designers, you must to know about the current trend and new trends emerging quite often. We work hard to collect this Creative Web Designs collections from all around the web.
- Discover the world’s best mobile UXJanuary 12, 2014
The developers behind UX Archive want you to build better mobile experiences. To that end, they find and present mobile’s most interesting user flows so you can “compare them, build your point of view, and be inspired.”
- How to create a slidable grid with jQueryJanuary 6, 2014
This grid is a fun and pleasing way to show multiple pieces of information in the same amount of space, by having each section of the grid slide away on click or hover, and display extra content.
- 40 Creative Logo Designs for your InspirationJanuary 6, 2014
Logo is a face for every company or product. Logo designs not only the symbol of company or brands its present your identity to your audience. One picture speaks a thousand words, and it is true when it come logo. Designing the right logo is not as easy as one may think its very tricky process; it’s wanted to impress your audience without overwhelming them. When designing a logo designer needs a creative hard work and being up to date with the latest trends.
- Download PSD Files for Professional WorkingJanuary 4, 2014
You can download PSD Files for professional working. These are real assets to get work done in quick time. This collection is low in rates but high in quality
- Animation of Text Tutorial using Flash ProJanuary 2, 2014
Have fun and animate your text in Adobe Flash. Learn some cool tips and tricks.
- 10 predictions for imagery in 2014December 19, 2013
As a part of my role at iStock by Getty Images, I run global research projects that involve monitoring visual trends to help us stay one step ahead in sourcing fresh, relevant content for our customers, and serve as a resource for creatives who seek to stay on top of the latest trends.
- Why negative is positive in web designDecember 18, 2013
With all the terms that get thrown at us during our design education (be we self or institutionally taught), it is easy to understand why some land only glancing blows with barely any penetration into our psyches.Which is what we are wanting to do today, devote a little attention to a staple of web design, negative space.
- Creative Series – Typography – Create a Typography Wallpaper with 9 Different Text Effects Styles inDecember 17, 2013
In this new Tutorial part of the Creative Series – Typography, we’ll learn how to create a Typography Wallpaper with 9 Different Text Effects Styles in Photoshop. we’ll use a lot of different Layer Styles, Layer Masks, Textures and a few Filters.
- Parchment Design in PhotoshopDecember 17, 2013
Today we are going to work on a nice Photoshop Tutorial, in this tutorial we are going to design a Parchment in Photoshop. Parchment is a Durable Writing Surface in ancient and medieval times, made of usually a sheep or goat skin. In this Photoshop Tutorial, you will learn some tools, commands and techniques. So lets start Parchment design in Photoshop.
- The best fonts of 2013December 16, 2013
With 2013 coming to a close, we’ve put together this list of the best fonts in the last 12 months.For each month we’ve debated long and hard, and eventually nominated a 1st place, 2nd place, and runner up. What do they win? Nothing but our admiration, and kudos for a job well done.
- Mashed up portraits of superheroes and classical artDecember 13, 2013
Worth1000 has created an ongoing series of photo manipulated pieces dubbed as the Superhero ModRen, to which members are challenged to depict their favorite comic book characters in a classic art masterpiece.