shares

30 Inspiring Design Agency Websites

By / Jan 10, 2011 / Inspiration

Back in August we showcased a list with 45 Inspiring Design Agency Websites and today we decided to gather a new list showing how design related firms are presenting themselves to users.

shares

Mastering Font Combinations

By / Jan 7, 2011 / Resources

Remember the days of the Commodore computer? Your word processor had one font family, with an italic and a boldface, if you were lucky. Designing a contrasting header to a computer-generated document required scissors and tape. Though the output of your dot matrix printer was unmistakable and monotonous, at least you never had to sweat…

shares

10 Fresh High-Quality Free Fonts

By / Jan 6, 2011 / Freebies

This year we plan on finding plenty of freebies to share with our readers, just like we did in 2010. We may even step it up a notch. So to kick things off, we’ve found some really nice free fonts. In this collection you’ll find a variety of styles, including hand-drawn, script, and modern. We…

shares

WDL Premium: Vintage Elements Vector Pack

By / Jan 5, 2011 / Premium

Here’s an incredible vector pack for our WDL Premium Members. This set, from Go Media, is like a pot of vintage gold, aged to perfection, and dusted with rainbow bits. There are 37 pieces in all, which will give you plenty of flexibility in your next vintage style design.

shares

Web Design Trends in 2011

By / Jan 4, 2011 / Tips

There is a thin line between design and development, and as we move into a new decade, this line is becoming extremely blurry. Is it enough to draw beautiful mock ups in Photoshop? Maybe 5 years ago. These days, the average internet user requires more. All beauty, with no substance, gets boring after a while….

shares

35 New Clean & Minimalist Websites to Inspire You

By / Jan 3, 2011 / Inspiration

As we know that there is always something new to see surrounding this theme, we decided to start 2011 with a list of clean and minimal websites to inspire you, cause we believe that this is the perfect match to start a new year.

shares

Beautiful Examples of Winter Photography

By / Dec 30, 2010 / Inspiration

Winter is officially upon us here in the US and other countries that share the northern hemisphere. This frigid season can be harsh, but when the snow begins to fall, the beautiful sights produced can make us forget about the cold temperatures. Photographers that are willing to brave the winter weather are often rewarded with…

shares

Design Business Secrets Exposed eBook Discount

By / Dec 29, 2010 / News

The author of the eBook, Design Business Secrets Exposed, is offering WDL readers a special discount. Through January 7, 2011, you can get this eBook at 25% off. Design Business Secrets Exposed is a comprehensive training guide to help web designers transition to working from home full-time. It consists of 6 detailed, yet easy-to-follow chapters…

shares

WDL Premium: Sinapse Photoshop Brushes

By / Dec 29, 2010 / Premium

Here’s a set of high-quality Photoshop brushes for our WDL Premium Members. This set from Azigos is called Sinapse and contains 25 Photoshop brushes which are perfect for creating abstract lighting effects for your designs.

shares

How to Design App Icons for iPhone and iPad

By / Dec 28, 2010 / Tips

Mobile iOS devices have seen some tremendous growth over the 2010 period. With the growing sales of iPads and the popular release of the new iPhone 4 Apple has had an amazing year. Not only in these two markets but all iPod Touch devices are also running iOS which can access the App Store. Here…