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Apple Dictates the World’s Visual Design

By / Jan 16, 2014 / Trends

Every time Apple redesigns their software, specifically iOS, the entire design industry landscape changes. Basically, everyone follows them. This phenomenon actually makes a lot of sense. What’s confusing, though, is that Apple typically isn’t the first to create new design patterns or usability trends, and Apple isn’t necessarily the most capable leader when it comes…

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Web Design Trends for 2014

By / Jan 14, 2014 / Trends

The start of a new year is always an exciting time for businesses to look ahead and wonder what the coming year will bring. There are a lot of changes in store in 2014, especially for people who work in technology and web design.

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13 Inspiring Examples of Whitespace in Web Design

By / Jan 13, 2014 / Inspiration

There are a many aspects of good web design, and whitespace is certainly one of them. Whitespace is the empty space around design elements such as images, text, columns, etc. It is that blank space that makes layouts clean and sophisticated. Remember that whitespace doesn’t need to be white, as long as it is blank,…

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Should a Web Designer Know How to Code?

By / Jan 9, 2014 / Tips

I am always doing that which I cannot do, in order that I may learn how to do it. – Pablo Picasso. Absolutely – building websites with at least some knowledge of HTML is far more productive than simply drawing them with Photoshop. While web-designers who know how to code still often end up sending…

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Minimalist Logos for your Inspiration

By / Jan 8, 2014 / Inspiration

Here at WDL, we never get tired of great logo design. This is why today we have a new selection of inspiring logos to show you. These logos are minimalist and beautiful. They use simple lines and great typography, proving that you don’t need to over design to represent your brand in a bold way.

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13 Beautiful Examples of White Type in Web Design

By / Jan 6, 2014 / Inspiration

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…

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8 Free Fonts Perfect for Clean Web Design

By / Jan 2, 2014 / Freebies

Clean and minimal web design has certainly grown in popularity, and typography plays a big role in this type of design. If you have been struggling to find the right font for your clean designs, we’ve rounded up 8 fresh free fonts that you should find very useful.

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How to Walk On the Road Towards Web Design Excellence

By / Dec 31, 2013 / Tips

You could be a newbie in web design or you could be a veteran. Either way, it’s an exciting time to be in the web design business. As the Internet reach spreads across the world, the wheels of entrepreneurship take traction on the web. The Internet, as a medium, has a lot to offer entrepreneurs…

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Best Web Designs of 2013

By / Dec 30, 2013 / Inspiration

To close our “best of 2013″ series we gathered the web designs our readers most talked about, and we did this huge list to show you what we and our readers considered the best web designs of 2013. These are websites we featured during the year to show you examples of good use of images,…

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Best jQuery Plugins of 2013

By / Dec 26, 2013 / Tools

So far in our “Best of 2013″ series, we’ve looked at free fonts and free PSDs. And now it’s time to highlight what we feel like are the best jQuery plugins of this year. There are always lots of jQuery plugins being released, but we think that these standout from the rest in what they…