Our friends at Designious have put together another design bundle. This time the Design Cocktail is worth $724, but they’re selling it for only $29. They’ve been generous enough to provide us with 10 bundles to give away to our readers. To be eligible to win, all you have to do is leave a comment on this post before February 2, 2011. (more…)
Landing pages for product sales can be seen everywhere. Affiliate marketers are constantly examining some of the newer techniques to mastering digital e-commerce. When the situation involves just a small market segment, the rules for landing page design can change.
Overall it takes a strong designer’s eye to create something extraordinary. Product landing pages offer fantastic insight towards deeper psychological marketing techniques. Here we’ll look into some great strategies for a sales page and what you can do to entice more sales.
Last week, the future of the web got a logo. Just another reminder that, love it or hate it, HTML5 is here to stay and it IS the new standard. We’ve done some cool round-ups on here before that give several great examples of new sites made with HTML5. Instead of a repeat performance I thought I’d hunt down a few examples that are a bit out there on the edges, showing off some of the cool new things you can do with HTML5. A few of them have been around for a while but I’ve made sure to include a few new ones too. And some that, though subtle, show a keen use of design given some new native abilities. (more…)
Today we are showcasing some awesome examples of Fish Eye Photography. This type of photography utilizes a special lens to produce really unusual but creative perspectives. It makes regular planes or lines, distorted and curved. The resulting images are unlike those taken with any other lens. So, for your inspiration, we’ve collected 40+ Awesome Looking Fisheye Photography shots, hope you like them.
Our friends at Go Media continue to put out amazing stuff. Here’s one of their new vector packs for our WDL Premium Members. This pack, called Winged Scrolls, is a set of highly detailed vectors that combine the crowd appeal of illustrated wings and the functionality of scrolls. There are 10 vectors included. (more…)
Compared to the other major web browsers, Google Chrome is still relatively new. However, it’s popularity continues to grow rapidly. Here on WDL, Chrome is the second most used browser by our readers, right behind Firefox. With that in mind, and considering that most of you are web designers or in a related field, we thought it would be a good idea to show you some extensions for Chrome that you might find useful. (more…)
A form can be a very important part of a website. From really simple and direct ones, to fancy, colorful and creative, there is a form style for each site. When thinking about the interface design of your site, this is certainly an element you should focus on. From Login/SignUp forms, to contact forms and other types of forms, we need to keep in mind that the point of those forms is to get the user’s attention and make them want to fill in the info. So here are some excellent examples of forms in web design. (more…)
We all love icons. They can help give life to a website, but it’s been a little while since we’ve rounded up some free icon sets for you. So, here we have a list of 25 fresh and useful icon sets that are professionally designed for various purposes. I’m sure you’ll find them useful when working on your personal and commercial projects in 2011. Enjoy!
Update: This giveaway has ended and we’ve selected the winners. Congratulations to these 10 WDL readers:
BrushLovers has one of the largest collections of exclusive, high-quality Photoshop brushes on the Web. Now they’ve teamed up with us to run a very generous giveaway. They’re giving WDL readers a chance to win 10 of their brush sets. That means 10 winners will each get 10 sets of their choice. To be eligible, all you have to do is leave a comment on this post. (more…)
We all know and love jQuery for its flexibility and many uses. But some of the most impressive jQuery applications are those that involve images. It really can allow you to do some useful stuff and even add a “wow” factor to your project. So here we’ve rounded up 10 jQuery plugins to help you display images in your next project. (more…)