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WDL Premium: Vintage Paper Textures

By / May 25, 2011 / Premium

For our WDL Premium members, here’s a high-quality pack of vintage paper textures from PremiumTextures.com. There are 8 vintage paper textures included in this set.

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30 Examples of Smart Print Advertisement

By / May 24, 2011 / Inspiration

Print ads must be eye-catching and attractive to draw the viewer’s attention. In this post you will see some examples of smart print advertisements and clever messages that these ads present. Most of the ones listed here are funny and unrealistic which are the reasons why these ads are effective and interesting to look at.

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21 Examples of Parallax Scrolling in Web Design

By / May 23, 2011 / Inspiration

Parallax is a difference in the in the apparent position of an object viewed along different lines of sight. The term derives from the Greek word parallaxis, meaning alteration. In web design, the parallax effect is a relatively new trend. The effect itself has been around for a while, but lately is becoming more used…

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7 Brand New Free Fonts for Your Designs

By / May 20, 2011 / Freebies

One of our jobs here at WDL is to keep you supplied with all the latest and greatest freebies. Whether it’s icons, textures, or e-books, were always on the look out for things that will make you’re life easier. This week we’ve come up with a collection of brand new free fonts that you’re sure…

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WDL Premium: Minimal Web Icons

By / May 19, 2011 / Expired Premium

This week for our WDL Premium Members, we have a set of high-quality minimal icons from Vandelay Premier. Simple, minimal icons are useful for a lot of web design projects. This set includes 42 icons for basic website usage. Each icon comes in PNG format (32×32, 64×64, 96×96 and 128×128), and the original Illustrator and…

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7 Ways Designers & Developers Can Optimize Sites for Search Engines

By / May 18, 2011 / Tips

Web designers and developers have many responsibilities when it comes to building websites. From creating a solid layout for the front-end, to writing clean code so that the site runs bug free – there’s a lot involved. However, one thing that is often neglected and should fall on both the designer and developer is search…

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Save Big Money with BundleHunt 4

By / May 17, 2011 / News

Our friends at BundleHunt are back with another amazing deal. They’ve just launched their latest two week-long software bundle sale of some of the hottest apps for Mac OS X and an awesome set of design goodies.

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25 Examples of Dark and Inspiring Web Designs

By / May 16, 2011 / Inspiration

Last week we showcased here 25 Fresh Examples of Minimalist Web Designs, where most of the examples were based on light colors and a few colorful elements. This week on the other hand, we decided to gather a list of dark web designs to show that dark colors, if well mixed and matched, can result…

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WDL Premium: DeCanto – Business WordPress Theme

By / May 12, 2011 / Premium

Today for our premium members, we’ve got a new premium WordPress theme from ThemeShift. deCanto is an incredibly flexible and professional business WordPress theme. Through the extensive layout and styling options customizing the theme to your liking is a matter of seconds.

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Budding Logo Design Trends for 2011

By / May 10, 2011 / Tips

Logo trends have been ever-advancing with the changing web. As digital artists are becoming more creative and mainstream we can see the crescendo of new ideas. Logos are some of the most important graphical pieces in any website, as they display your company and purpose to each visitor. As designers are able to collaborate with…