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I have to admit, the idea of a book that aims to inspire web designers with example websites seemed a little repetitive to me when I first thought about it. After all, there are dozens of excellent galleries out there online that we can access for...
New apps and websites seem to be appearing on an almost daily basis, but trying to find the good ones among them can be tough, especially considering how many are not that great. That's why every month we research and showcase some of the best and...
Every week we tweet a lot of interesting stuff highlighting great content that we find on the web that can be of interest to web designers. The best way to keep track of our tweets is simply to follow us on Twitter, however, in case you missed some...
It can be tempting for a lot of designers to consider buying Photoshop Elements rather than regular Photoshop CS5. After all, Elements will cost you less than $100, whereas Photoshop could cost you ten times that amount. And not everyone is...
Light painting is the process of using long camera exposures to create stunning lighting effects. By having a camera's shutter open for extended periods of time, often well over a minute, trails of light can be drawn with LEDs, flashlights,...
A few weeks ago we gave away some copies of Bundle Hunt to some of our readers. As you probably know by now, Bundle Hunt compiles awesome applications, products and services and slash the price really low to make it as affordable as possible. Today,...
Every week we tweet a lot of interesting stuff highlighting great content that we find on the web that can be of interest to web designers. The best way to keep track of our tweets is simply to follow us on Twitter, however, in case you missed some...
Every week we tweet a lot of interesting stuff highlighting great content that we find on the web that can be of interest to web designers. The best way to keep track of our tweets is simply to follow us on Twitter, however, in case you missed some...
Designing for young kids is something not a lot of designers think about until approached by a client who wants to target that age group. But the truth is that kids in the 3-12 age group are using the Internet in surprising numbers. Ten years ago,...
Typography is one of the most crucial design elements, and as such, finding the most appropriate fonts for your project can be a challenging task. Today we're making it easy for you, with a collection of 70 free thin fonts that we gathered from...
Every week we tweet a lot of interesting stuff highlighting great content that we find on the web that can be of interest to web designers. The best way to keep track of our tweets is simply to follow us on Twitter, however, in case you missed some...
Usually the subject of contrast is reserved for beginners. Books will say "black and white have contrast, red and orange do not" - but there's so much more to it. Beginners books usually only touch on color contrast, but what about size and shape...