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Einstein once said, "The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources." The same could be said of intelligence. What they don't tell you is that the "smart" people of the world are, in most cases, just better at researching and learning...
If you enjoyed our "Xmas Stickers" last week, you're in luck, as today we're bringing you another great set of icons for the Holidays. We call this one "Xmas Festives" and it's also an exclusive set, just for WDD. Feel free to use them to decorate...
What makes a design look coordinated, planned and professional? The answer is: 'color'. Not every project needs bland corporate blue to look professional. Planning color means creating a framework that describes which colors to use and...
Thanks to the might of JavaScript, the words "dynamic" and "illustration" no longer apply exclusively to Flash-based websites. Now that dynamic HTML is a reality in most commonly used browsers and that a lot of fancy JavaScript libraries...
Just in time for the holidays, "Xmas Stickers" is an exclusive set of icons for WDD readers. Feel free to use them to decorate your websites and blogs and bring the holiday spirit to the web. The icons are free for personal and commercial purposes...
As seen in our previous article on the subject and examples around the web, minimalism is quite the trend. When the theory behind it is well implemented, it makes for some beautiful, simple and yet modern designs. Because it is a trend, everyone...
Wikipedia is currently undergoing a much needed redesign to improve the user experience. Anyone can preview this redesign by creating an account, logging in and then clicking the "Try Beta" link at the top right of any page. The "Wikipedia...
Everyone loves an original and unique t-shirt. Fashion statements aside, they do give a slight insight into your personality, your current mood and sets you apart from the crowd. This article is not a collection of the best designed t-shirts...
As designers, we all know that a minimalist design can achieve beautiful results. Still, many designers have trouble creating one; either they have a hard time making a page with so few elements look good or the final result just doesn't look...
Most people have probably heard of Digg by now. It's one of the unofficial poster children of Web 2.0, and was one of the first social news sites to come out. It gets millions of visitors every month (Compete says about 43 million in October 2009),...
The concept of the left and right brain only lately popped up in the late 1960's, but since has become a well-known part of human psychology. While we all use both sides of the brain, each of us has a dominant side, and this dominant side makes up...
Email newsletters are hotter than ever. They’re a great extension to your business’ communication toolkit and offer you and your clients an excellent channel by which you can reach potential and existing customers. In this article,...
Today we're featuring the awesome talent of Niark, a wondrous 34 year old French freelance graphic designer and witty illustrator living in Paris. Niark takes his inspiration from street art, music and graphics. He works in a broad scope of...
The appearance and usability of certain interface elements and functionality are crucial to the success any websites in today's market. Studies have demonstrated that even a split-second delay in thinking on the user's part will weaken...