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The Design of Everyday Things, Keeping it Simple

By / Jul 9, 2013 / Inspiration

A while back we posted a list of 8 Books Every Designer Should Read, and among those books was a book I believe is a “must read” for every designer: The Design of Everyday Things by Donald A. Norman. In my opinion the book wrote by Donald A. Norman should be mandatory reading in all…

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16 Examples of Beautiful Services and Apps Websites

By / Jul 8, 2013 / Inspiration

It is surprising the amount of services and apps that don’t really worry about their websites, about the way they show their product/idea to users. I browse around the web a lot, looking for inspiring websites to show here, and when it comes to services and apps, it’s usually hard to find nice designs. This…

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A Showcase of Creative Redesign Concepts

By / Jul 2, 2013 / Inspiration

It’s always interesting to see another designer’s take on a famous website, app or even physical product. Different designers add their own personality and style, and often when designing a concept come up with novel and interesting ideas. To help give your inspiration a boost, we’ve brought together a showcase of some of our favourite…

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21 Inspiring Examples of Big Images in Web Design

By / Jul 1, 2013 / Inspiration

Back in April we showcased 21 Beautiful Examples of Big Images in Web Design. Since there are a lot of new websites using big images, we decided to gather a new round of inspiration around this trend. Once again you will be able to see websites using large and beautiful photography as backgrounds, headers and…

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Inspiring Architecture and City Photography

By / Jun 28, 2013 / Inspiration

I believe that architecture and general city landscapes are pretty inspiring. If we stop to pay attention to it, it is amazing the amount of textures, angles, symmetry, depth and other details we can find on the streets surrounding us. This is why today we gathered some inspiring photography to inspire you to look around…

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Hayden: A Professional Agency WordPress Theme

By / Jun 26, 2013 / News

Over at Theme Trust, we just released a brand new WordPress theme. Hayden is a beautiful, responsive and minimal theme designed for those who need to show off their portfolio in a nice and elegant way. Make sure to check out all the features of the theme and visit

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10 Free UI Wireframe Kits

By / Jun 25, 2013 / Tools

When starting a new web design project, it’s always a good idea to begin with a wireframe. The purpose of a wireframe is to communicate the layout of a page without getting caught up in color and design elements. Wireframes can be a big time saver as they help all parties involved come to an…

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19 Inspiring Examples of Illustrated Elements in Web Design

By / Jun 24, 2013 / Inspiration

Illustrations are a great way to give a design personality. And it doesn’t matter if your website is a portfolio, a service, or an event – well thought out and designed illustrated elements look good in any project. From simple and minimal illustrated details, to full illustrated backgrounds, there are a lot of options. In…

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UI & Wireframe Sketches for your Inspiration

By / Jun 20, 2013 / Inspiration

Sketches are an important step of any project, and this is why we are gathering some inspiring examples of UI and wireframe sketches to show you. This will give you an idea of how other designers approach projects in the early stages of the design process. Transferring your ideas to paper first helps you visualize different…

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13 Free Flat Icon Sets

By / Jun 18, 2013 / Freebies

Here at WDL, we love to gather useful freebies to spice up your design library. So today we will present you with some really cool flat icons sets. Flat design is being more and more appreciated lately. This is why you need some quality flat icons to count on. Enjoy!