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30 Best Websites to Learn Design and Development

30 Best Websites to Learn Design and Development
126,685 ViewsNovember 28, 2013London, UKDesign 5 min read Some of the benefits of online education are really focused on money, personal time management, pace and real fun projects and active communities. Recently I have published an interview with Matt Loszak who learned iOS development himself and quit his day job to pursue entrepreneurial success. Affordability While most of the courses, studies, and special workshops cost hundreds and sometimes thousands of dollars online education is the way to get demandable knowledge and skills and start working for any tech company or starting your own service-based business or creating products yourself. Immersive communities Learning with a community is much more fun and efficient. Learn at your own pace You have a family, full-time job and not much spare time. Build something real While learning you shouldn’t learn just for the sake of learning, try to solve the problem and your learning project might evolve into a business. Let’s get started! Lynda

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Interesting, Easy, Beautiful, True? I’ve been doing a few interviews to promote my book, The Visual Miscellaneum, and a question keeps coming up. What makes good information design? This is the point where I go a bit glassy. Na vi avatar photo manipulation exclusive tutorial This is a Photoshop tutorial showing you all the steps you need to take in order to photo-manipulate yourself into a Na'vi (based on the characters in James Cameron's movie "Avatar"). I used Photoshop CS2 in order to create this, but newer and older versions should do the same, as I used basic Photoshop tools only. I hope you will find this helpful.

Migration Roadmap Deliverables, Information, and Templates The HR LOB has developed a series of deliverables, templates, and guidance documents to assist customer agencies and SSCs through the migration process. The HR LOB Migration Roadmap documentation was first presented to the HR LOB Multi-Agency Executive Strategy Committee (MAESC) in September 2006 and approved for use in the Migration Planning Guidance. It has been updated since, and its purpose is to: Help customer agencies and SSCs prepare for and manage migration of selected functions to the shared services environment.Establish a consistent format for migration reporting to the HR LOB. The guidance documents for SSC migrations are based on best practices and research and fall into one of three types: The tables in the following sections are grouped by the document type.

An Infographic by Paper Leaf Design In the past couple of years, we’ve designed & released two free, popular design education resources: the Color Theory Quick Reference Poster, and the Elements of Design Quick Reference Poster. These items are not only being used at here at our web design and branding agency, but are also now being used in classrooms all over the world. However, we kept getting one specific question: when will you make a Principles of Design poster? The answer is… today!

Type Connection a tight-knit group:ITC Stone Sans, ITC Stone Serif & ITC Stone Informal strategy:Rely on Family Sumner Stone set out to create a group of typefaces that would work together effortlessly. His solution, the superfamily of ITC Stone Sans, ITC Stone Serif, and ITC Stone Informal, is a digital printing trifecta. The typefaces share similar heights, weights, and proportions. Each comes in three weights (medium, semibold, bold) with accompanying italics.

How to Develop an Organizational Training Strategy An Overview Too often, training and its success in an organization is measured by the number of training sessions given and the number of people in the seats. This inadequately represents the value of training in an organization. Training needs to focus on improving the current performance in an organization, as well as ensuring that skill sets exist amongst employees for future competencies required by the organization.

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15 sites web developers and designers should know Creating a good website isn't an easy task, but there's a few tools that can definitely make your developer or designer life easier. In this article, I have compiled 15 extremely useful website that any web developer or web designer should have bookmarked. ColorCombos When designing a website, one of the firsts (and most important) steps of the process is to choose a color scheme. Color Combos allow you to browse thousand of different colors combinations for getting inspired for your upcomming design. Color schemes can be browsed by colors.Visit

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SwatchMatic These application is usefull across a wide range of industries and disciplines: agricolture, government standards, education, interior design, environmental, pharmaceutical, food products, geology, safety, architecture, painting, archeology, classifications based on colors, tiling, GIS, Cartography, maps, computer graphics, tiling, plants, soil, When you have to publish (i.e. write docs on computer and then printing) your work, studies or product, you need to specify the correct RGB of your Munsell annotation. Here is the app to do this. Release 1.2 introduces also CMYK mapping and an heuristic Pantone color codes matching. Printing presses print full color pictures using a different set of colors yhan RGB, the primary colors of pigment: Cyan (blue), Magenta (red), Yellow and Black (called "CMYK").

جديد معا أحدث الأخبار منح الثانوية العامة 2014 مدرسة نماء الصيفية Face Book Namaa Application Namaa Summer School information Infographic Of The Day: Why Should You Care About Typography? I have a confession to make. There was a time, many years ago, where I thought that typography was fashion by another name. I didn't really appreciate how different typefaces function, and how the discipline evolved over time, under pressure from aesthetics and technology. And it makes me particularly red-faced to remember that I once flaunted that ignorance, going so far as to tell a noted creative director that bit about type as fashion. If only I'd known! If only I'd had this infographic!

How to Create a Skills Matrix Use a Skills Matrix to confirm the skills, knowledge, and interest of your team members. A Skills Matrix is a table that displays people’s proficiency in specified skills and knowledge, as well as their interest in working on assignments using these skills and knowledge. Whether you’re able to influence the people assigned to your project team, people are assigned to your team without your input, or you assume the role of project manager of an existing team, you need to know what each team member can handle. If you have a team that was assembled without considering your opinion on the capabilities needed to perform your project’s work, it’s essential that you find out team members’ skills, knowledge, and interests so you can make the most appropriate task assignments. The left-hand column of this Skills Matrix identifies skill and knowledge areas, and the top row lists people’s names. Display people’s skills, knowledge, and interests in a Skills Matrix.

Serif vs. Sans: the final battle First it was the Capulets versus the Montagues; then it was Coke versus Pepsi; and the latest epic battle? Serif versus sans-serif, of course. Lucky for us, the crew at UrbanFonts has produced a nifty infographic to help clarify the age-old rivalry between serif and sans.