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How to use Keywords for SEO and Web Sustainability

By / Dec 19, 2013 / Tips

Keyword optimization is a well-known strategy for helping people find your content, both through search engines and when searching within a website. But did you know that by following SEO best practices you could also be making your website greener? That’s because web servers and devices that consumers use to browse the internet both use…

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Best Free PSDs of 2013

By / Dec 17, 2013 / Freebies

We started our “Best of 2013″ series with the Best Free Fonts of 2013. For this week, we’ve went back through all the UI PSDs that we’ve covered over the past year and picked the ones that really stand out. Because there are so many very good ones to sift through, it’s always a difficult…

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13 Minimalist Web Designs for your Inspiration

By / Dec 16, 2013 / Inspiration

Minimalist web designs, when properly done, are always a great source of inspiration. It is very interesting to see how designers approach the task of delivering a project in a simple way. Keeping only important elements in the layout and getting rid of things that are not essential. And remember that you can still use…

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Free Christmas Related PSDs

By / Dec 13, 2013 / Freebies

Christmas is just around the corner, and to help you with your Christmas related projects, we gathered some free PSDs. Enjoy!

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10 Resources To Help You Become More Active in the Web Design Community

By / Dec 12, 2013 / Resources, Tips

Designers as well as developers have always been a close-knit group (there always seems to be a problem you need help with, right?), but online interaction and presence amongst this industry has just recently started growing over the last few years. While social media and forums became a necessity quickly for many professions—marketers, writers, sales…

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Best Free Fonts of 2013

By / Dec 10, 2013 / Freebies

It’s that time of year again, time for our “Best of 2013” series, where we look back over the past year and pick our favorite freebies and resources. To kick things off, we’ve went back through all of the free fonts we’ve discovered in the past year, and selected the ones that we feel stand…

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11 Great Examples of Video Backgrounds in Web Design

By / Dec 9, 2013 / Inspiration

Video backgrounds were certainly very popular during 2013. And since this trend is still staying strong among designers, we decided to gather a few examples of websites using this approach to grab the attention of their visitors. The key with video backgrounds is to properly optimize so you speed up load times without sacrificing quality.

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Web Design Trends That Will Disappear in 2014

By / Dec 5, 2013 / Trends

If you’re looking forward to changes that come with starting a new year, you may also be excited to learn what sorts of trends are emerging in the web design world. What most people aren’t talking about, but should be, are the types of design trends that are on their way out, which ones should…

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Branding Faux Pas You Won’t Make Twice

By / Dec 3, 2013 / Tips

The importance of a brand cannot be over-stated, it is the face of a company and the only way to communicate to the wider world exactly who you are and what you do. From the colours used in your logo to the type face and your company name, all of it is representative of who…

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13 Colorful & Inspiring Websites

By / Dec 2, 2013 / Inspiration

Coming up with the right color palette for a web design can be one of the most important parts of the design process, and also one of the most challenging. While existing branding usually has the biggest influence on what colors are used, other factors can come into play. For this post, we’ve gathered a…