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The Definitive Guide to About Me Pages

By / Sep 2, 2009 / Tips

One of the most important and least used aspects of any website is the “About Me” page. It’s not enough to have an interesting site and great product if your visitor can’t find a way to relate to you. Never under-estimate the power of personality. The internet isn’t a cold, sterile environment. As a matter…

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WDL Premium: PhotoFLIP CS from Digicrafts

By / Sep 1, 2009 / Premium

Today we’re giving you the PhotoFLIP CS Flash component from our new partner, Digicrafts. PhotoFLIP CS is a photo album with a 3D flipping effect and motion blur as well as a WYSIWYG user interface to control appearance and settings. This component normally goes for $44.90, which proves it pays to be a WDL Premium…

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30 Useful Photoshop Tutorials for Vintage and Retro Style

By / Aug 31, 2009 / Tutorials

In past articles, we’ve shown you where to find plenty of great textures for vintage and retro style design. So now if you’re wanting to learn some techniques to put those to use, you’re in luck. Here are 30 very useful Photoshop tutorials that will teach you techniques to add vintage and retro elements to…

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A Showcase of Beautiful Packaging Designs

By / Aug 29, 2009 / Inspiration

If you’re a designer looking for inspiration, it’s a good idea to look at other mediums. Today we’re going to take a break from staring at web designs and look at package design, where beauty and functionality are both equally important.

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28 Free High Quality Fonts to Boost Your Typography

By / Aug 26, 2009 / Freebies

Choosing the right typeface is an important step in any design process. So it’s a good idea to have a selection of high quality fonts in your library. In this post, I’ve listed the best of the best fonts that will help take your designs to another level from a typography standpoint.

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OnPaper: A Tastefully Textured WordPress Theme

By / Aug 25, 2009 / Premium

OnPaper is the first release in a our textured series of WordPress themes. It has a standard blog layout with a subtle worn texture effect. You should find it useful for many types of blogs. All of our themes will be available to premium members. So if you have yet to sign up for a…

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13 Super Useful jQuery Content Slider Scripts and Tutorials

By / Aug 24, 2009 / Tutorials

You’ve probably noticed that a lot of websites lately have a featured area with content that slides or changes in some way. This is a great technique to show several pieces of content in a limited amount of space and a good way to engage the user. If you’ve been wondering how this is accomplished,…

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A Showcase of Fantastic Footer Designs

By / Aug 21, 2009 / Inspiration

Website footers have become more than just a place to put the copyright information and a few links. Now web designers are making full use of the footer as way to keep the visitor on the site longer. You will see from the examples below that this can be achieved by using clever placement of…

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14 Easy to Implement Drop Down Menu Solutions

By / Aug 19, 2009 / Resources

I believe the navigation of a website should always be simple. However, if a website has many pages and sub pages, the thought of navigation simplicity goes out the window. This is where drop down menus come into play. A good and well executed drop down menu can make navigating a large site easy for…

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WDL Premium: Go Media Bound Vector Pack

By / Aug 18, 2009 / Expired Premium

Today we are bringing you the Bound vector pack, which is another awesome set from Go Media. As usual, you can expect only the highest quality and the greatest attention to detail with these vectors.