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Get the FlatPix UI Kit for only $7 - Learn More or Buy Now We have something a little different for you today. Our friends over at iStock reached out to us to let us know about a promotion they are running and gave us these promo codes to share with our readers for additional savings off any credit pack… Read More If you still have any doubts about how important it is for you to adopt a responsive layout, it is time for you to stop wondering.
Line25 Sites of the Week is a weekly roundup of the most outstanding website designs that I stumble across during my every day browsing. In this week’s collection, we have designs from BUNQ, Adaptive Path, Pace Law, unvael.fm and Highway One Roadtrip. Web design conferences are great places for you to learn new techniques from the experts and keep up to date with the latest advances of the industry. To capture the interest of their audience of designers you would expect these conferences to boast cutting edge website designs to present their lineup of speakers and share all the details of the event.
Adobe Dreamweaver is one of those programs a web designer and developer really cannot live without, honestly I couldn’t imagine my life without Dreamweaver. To make life easier there are hundreds of extensions available online. In this article we have found 15 extensions we just can’t imagine living without, some of these are free while others are paid extensions. If you feel we have forgotten an extension feel free to share it with us in the comments below. Continue Reading →
Jan 23 2014 SVG is the new standard for vector images in the browser. Vector editors such as Adobe Illustrator allow to directly save to that format and modern browsers have no problems to properly display SVG. As SVG graphics consist of markup, they can be created and maintained using your favorite text editor, just as you do with your HTML. It is even possible to style SVG with CSS, though you’ll need to know about quite a few differences in doing so, compared to styling HTML. Read more
Creating an impressive web design for a social-driven cause is a huge responsibility. If done right, the website will bring contributions which will enrich the lives of many. A successful charity website will need to provide its users information about what charity they will be donating to.
For our first inspirational list of 2014 we decided to gather examples of white type in web design. I’m always browsing css galleries and other sites to find nice things to show here, and I noticed that a lot of sites use the dark/colorful background white type combo. This is why I decided to dedicate a list to it. Whether you are using a beautiful background image, a texture, or even a big video, overlaying white type can create a very dramatic effect. Check out the examples we have here and give white type a try in your next project.
Hello all! Generally everyone needs a card whether if he/she was a web designer, developer, coder, trade business professional …etc. In this tutorial you’ll learn how to design your own print-ready card just in some amazing and easy steps. Put in your mind to have an idea of what your final card should look like, that imagination will help you determine every little thing in what you do! Don’t forget to download the PSD file at the end of this tutorial, it’s free!
Every week we feature a set of comics created exclusively for WDD. The content revolves around web design, blogging and funny situations that we encounter in our daily lives as designers. These great cartoons are created by Jerry King, an award-winning cartoonist who’s one of the most published, prolific and versatile cartoonists in the world today.
Fonts are critical elements in your design. It can make or break your design depending on how you use it. Hence, choosing the font style that would suit your design… Share
HTML5 Introduction – What is HTML5 Capable of, Features, and Resources After analyzing our new focus here at 1WD, which basically is teaching new, young, designers about web design and helping them improve their skills and to start in the business, we realized that we really need to go as deep as possible into the basics. And while we covered many of these already, two basic things are still missing from the website, and these two are in-depth introductions and discussions about HTML5 and CSS. Therefore it is one of my assignments for the next period to teach you about these two technologies and, after this, to create several tutorials for you. So in the next two to three months, I will cover aspects of front-end web design, basic coding and tutorials about them. Buckle up and get ready to become better at coding!
Free Pack of 12 Distressed Halftone Pattern Textures Halftone screen patterns are a key ingredient of retro design, but it can be difficult to find or create realistic screentone style resources. Photoshop and Illustrator can produce halftone effects, but the result is a series of perfectly formed circles which don’t look very antique at all and fail to capture that grungy rock poster vibe. I’ve manually created a collection of distressed halftone patterns by hand to achieve that authentic printed appearance.
What we have for you today are a selection of free high-resolution corporate identity mockup templates that will allow you to create your own professional personal branding with ease. The templates are all in PSD… Collaboration is how things are accomplished these days. With collaboration, we can reach incredible creative heights.
10 Free Blank WordPress Themes This is a review of the top blank WordPress theme choices. continue reading » Why We Still Need Web-safe Fonts
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