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15 Logos With Hidden Messages

By / Aug 24, 2010 / Inspiration

Designing logos can be very difficult. When designing a logo you want it to stand out from the crowd yet still be really simple. Sometimes the designer is really clever and makes the logo very simple yet includes a hidden message within the logo that has deeper meaning. In this article we have 15 logos…

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Theme Trust Launches

By / Aug 23, 2010 / Updates

Just over 2 years ago, I left my full time job as a web designer to go freelance, and it’s been one of the best decisions I’ve ever made. It’s been a wonderful ride up to this point, as I’ve been able to work on many exciting client projects and start several of my own…

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55 Excellent Examples of Websites Using HTML5

By / Aug 23, 2010 / Inspiration

Html 5 is the new and updated version of the web standard and famous HTML. The HTML 5 has tons of new features, techniques and elements that allow designers to create new and beautiful stuff in short line codes. The new standard incorporates features like video playback and drag-and-drop that have been previously dependent on third-party browser plug-ins such as Adobe Flash, Microsoft Silverlight, and Google Gears. With HTML5 you can add some really nice effects to your website without loosing your head to do it… it’s for sure a nice way to go.

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Designious Mega Vector Pack Giveaway: Winners Announced

By / Aug 20, 2010 / Updates

Last week we ran a Designious giveaway where 10 WDL readers would get to pick a mega vector pack of their choice. Yesterday the winners were randomly selected, and today we are announcing those winners. So… Congratulations to the following ten people.

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Amazing Examples of Paper Art

By / Aug 19, 2010 / Inspiration

When most people think of art involving paper, they think of drawing, sketching, or maybe painting. However, there are very talented people out there that create art from paper in more unusual ways. I’m talking about paper art that involves creative forms of cutting, folding, and carving. Materials for this type of art can vary,…

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WDL Premium: High-Quality Peeling Paint Textures

By / Aug 17, 2010 / Premium

Today we’re giving our WDL Premium members a premium texture pack from PremiumTextures.com. These high-quality peeling paint textures have plenty of cracks, bumps, and flakes to add lots of interest to your designs. There are 21 textures included in this pack.

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50 Web Designers and Developers to Follow on Twitter

By / Aug 17, 2010 / Resources

If your looking for some web designers and developers to follow on twitter, then your in the right place as this list contains 50 web designers and developers who are worth following. You’ll find that each one has a lot to offer and a unique perspective on their craft.

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Bundle Hunt: A Treasure Trove of Spectacular Design Goodies

By / Aug 16, 2010 / Resources

Bundle Hunt is a premium resource pack aimed at empowering the creative community, offering more than $1,400 worth of outstanding apps, templates, icons, eBooks, hosting plans and premium memberships, all for less than $50. The design bundle has only been available for 14 days, and today is the last day to get your hands on…

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30 Inspiring iPhone Application Websites

By / Aug 16, 2010 / Inspiration

Back in February we published a list of 50 Inspiring iPhone Application Websites showing some really inspiring app websites. Since great iPhone apps are always being launched and their websites are pretty beautiful and have a unique style, we decided to gather a new list for you. This time we followed your tips and included a small ‘about’ at each one of the apps. Once again I have to say that I really like iPhone (and everything related to it) apps websites, their visual is simply awesome.

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WDL Premium: Flourishes Vector Pack from Go Media

By / Aug 14, 2010 / Premium

Here’s a high-quality vector pack for our WDL Premium Members. Flourishes is a beautiful set of flowing linework. These work great in any sort of elegant design that needs some whispy and waving accents. This pack includes 30 vectors in all.