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We're excited to bring you another great free resource to our expanding collection of freebies here on WDD. This one is called "Funkies Patterns" and includes 10 amazing psychedelic/retro pattern designs that you can use in Photoshop. The...
New apps and websites appear 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 latest resources...
Irina Werning is a photographer who loves to look at other peoples' old photographs. Instead of just admiring the photos, she wonders how people would feel and look if they were to reenact the same photos today. This project, titled Back To The...
There are some definite downsides to building websites with Flash (key being the lack of support for Flash on iOS), but there are still plenty of sites out there that are built on Flash, and that's unlikely to change any time soon. And sometimes...
Everyday more and more businesses around the world are creating presences on Facebook. Some companies opt to bring users directly to the page wall or other tabs (e.g. info, photos, RSS/blog, discussions and links) and use product images or...
Big movies are a huge business, as the recent success of films such as Avatar and The Dark Knight suggests. Billion-dollar revenue figures aren't all that uncommon today in cinema, placing many major movies alongside companies such as Facebook...
Every profession has its own set of ethical guidelines most of its members adhere to. And while the design industry's code of ethics might not be as crucial as, say, the medical industry, there are still some important ethical considerations...
Having recently started reading a little more on design principles, I came across an interesting principle called the 80/20 Rule, also referred to as the Pareto Principle, Juran's Principle, the Vital Few and Trivial Many Rule, and the Principle...
New apps and websites appear 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 latest resources...
We have looked at the different types of designers, developers and clients in previous articles, but there is one viewpoint from which we still haven't looked at ourselves. We all have our designer, developer and client hats on as we surf blogs...
If you work as a freelance web designer or developer, you probably rely on a number of applications to perform daily tasks. From crafting code and pushing pixels to productivity and business management, it's usually safe to say, "There's an...
Since November last year, we've been running some truly amazing deals for designers at MightyDeals.com As you've probably seen by now, the deals are really awesome and the discounts (sometimes up to 85%!) are simply out of this world! What's...