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As you search the web you'll come across a wide range of interactive and graphical maps. Deciding when, where and how to integrate or display a map on your site is the first step, the second should be what technology and illustrations to use. If...
A photograph of a stunning model is sitting before you that has serious potential but several flaws. The shade of the female model's hair is dull, her eye color just isn't doing it for you, and she has several pimples across her otherwise flawless...
From Attack of the Killer Tomatoes to Zardoz, the 1970's were not only home to some of the craziest titles in film, but some of the most interesting movie posters. The 70's were also home to some of the more psychedelic and funky designs for movie...
Graffiti has existed since ancient times with examples dating back to Ancient Greece and the Roman Empire. In modern times, spray paint, regular paint and markers are the most commonly used materials. Although the defacing of property is...
The Droste effect is a Dutch term for a specific type of recursive picture. An image exhibiting the Droste effect depicts a smaller version of the image within itself in a recursive manner. In theory, the picture in picture effect continues...
In this article, we'll be focusing on web usability and more specifically, on the views of world renowned usability expert, Jakob Nielsen. He's been called "the guru of Web page usability" by the New York Times and "the king of usability" by...
Today we'd like to thank all our advertisers for their continued support of WDD. It's both thanks to them and to our audience that WDD continues to thrive month after month. We realize that many of you may not click on adverts as you may feel that...
Robots have been appearing for decades in sci-fi movies and on TV and are finally making their way into the real world. Although it will probably take several years for robots to become part of our every day lives, that day now seems to be closer...
Organic design is commonly applied to products such as chairs, electronic equipment, books and home décor. Following the same principles, organic web design has recently emerged as a trend. Professional designers and companies have taken...
The subject of what separates art and design is convoluted and has been debated for a long time. Artists and designers both create visual compositions using a shared knowledge base, but their reasons for doing so are entirely different. Some...
Typography is the art of arranging, designing and modifying type. Creating a well designed typography poster is no easy task, and takes time and patience. When a poster focuses only on typography as its main element, the designer has to carefully...
Often, when faced with a looming project, we forget the simple things. The size and depth of the project overwhelms leading to creative block. Once blocked, the frustration builds leading to even more block, procrastination, missed deadlines...
"Skwak" is an awesome French illustrator living in the North of France. He created a graphic world that he calls the "Maniac World" where everything is exaggerated. His works revisit children's fairy tales and universal myths. The adventures...
Appearance is crucial for obvious reasons in the fashion industry. With that in mind, many fashion e-commerce sites can be an excellent source of design inspiration. Attractive design and photography can make the products more appealing...