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21 Breathtaking Examples of Minimal Color Usage in Web Design

By / Jun 11, 2012 / Inspiration

Choosing the proper colors for a website is certainly a very important step of the creative process. So deciding to go with hardly any color at all can be a bold move, but if done correctly, it can pay off. For this post we’ve collected 21 Breathtaking Examples of Minimal Color Usage in Web Design….

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21 Inspiring Examples of Icons in Web Design

By / Jun 4, 2012 / Inspiration

Icons are a really important element of an attractive and effective website. It doesn’t matter if you use an icon from a free pack or if you design your own, if you use them properly it makes all the difference. Today we gathered a few examples of inspiring icon usage to keep your ideas floating….

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23 Inspiring Mac Related Websites

By / May 29, 2012 / Inspiration

A while back we showcased lists of Inspiring iPhone App Sites, iPad App Sites and other Mac Related sites. Since almost every Mac related app seems to really embrace the “Mac syle of design” and deliver beautiful websites, we decided to gather a new list to show here. From inspiring textures, backgrounds, patterns, typography, image…

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Inspiration from Print Ads

By / May 25, 2012 / Inspiration

It’s really good to have different types of media to count on when you need to look for inspiration. You can find inspiration browsing through typography galleries, videos, packages, ads and much more. Today we will show you some inspiring print ads we found on Ads of the World so you can check out some…

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21 Inspiring Minimalistic Web Designs

By / May 21, 2012 / Inspiration

Here at WDL, we really like minimalism and we believe that the “less is more” principal can result in amazing websites. Minimalism, explained as the essence of something, is when we reduce something to its necessary elements. What is the right amount of elements to compose a minimal design is a polemic subject, but we…

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21 Fantastic Examples of Sliders in Web Design

By / May 14, 2012 / Inspiration

Sliders are an excellent way to organize and highlight important content on a site. They can also be used to display a good amount of content within a limited amount of screen real estate. The most popular way to add a slider or slideshow to a website is still jQuery, which seems to have a…

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Inspiration: Packaging Design

By / May 11, 2012 / Inspiration

Package design can be a good alternative place for finding¬†inspiration.¬†From textures to color schemes and typography, we can get a lot of references from packaging designs. A good place to browse – other than your local shops and/or supermarket – if you are also a package lover is lovelypackage.com, a nice website that curates the…

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20 Inspiring Examples of Big Backgrounds in Web Design

By / May 7, 2012 / Inspiration

One way to easily define the tone and mood of a website is to use a big background image. However, when doing this, you need to consider that big images often have a lot going on, so it’s important to take a minmal approach with other aspects of the design. Not doing so could result…

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20 Simple, Yet Clever Logos

By / May 2, 2012 / Inspiration

When it comes to design, things don’t have to be complicated in order to be effective. Although, it can be tempting to over design and try to work in lots of detail, it’s not always the best way. This is especially true when it comes to logo design. Usually, the best are the ones that…

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21 Beautiful Examples of Typography in Web Design

By / Apr 30, 2012 / Inspiration

Here at WDL we love typography and we never get tired of gathering good typography inspiration for our readers. From free fonts to type usage in signs and typography videos, we like to give you as many resources as we can on everything surrounding type. Today we decided to gather some examples of beautiful typography…