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30 Breathtaking Examples of Bokeh Photography

By / Jun 3, 2010 / Inspiration

The term Bokeh comes from a Japanese word that means “blur”. In photography, it’s used to describe the blur or the quality of the blur in the out-of-focus regions of an image. This can be achieved by taking pictures with a shallow depth-of-field. Bokeh is most noticed when points of light or highlights are part…

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WDL Premium: Wings Photoshop Brushes

By / Jun 2, 2010 / Premium

Today we’re releasing a set of high-quality Photoshop brushes for our WDL Premium Members. These brushes from Designious are a set of drawn wings. Wings are great for adding an emblematic feel to your designs. There are 29 brushes in this set and each one is loaded with tons of detail.

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WordPress 3.0: Changing The Way We Manage Content

By / Jun 1, 2010 / Tools

As most of you already know, WordPress 3.0 has been released. Although it’s still in a beta release stage, you can take it for a test drive and check out the many new features that are available. Many people already use WordPress for many things other than just blogging but this release will certainly create…

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60 Excellent Examples of Illustration in Web Design

By / May 31, 2010 / Inspiration

The great thing about web design is that we have an enormous range of styles, techniques and ideas to implement when designing a website. You can go from Super Clean and Minimal Layouts to Colorful Layouts, and you can use Huge Typography or Hand Drawn elements, as long as you keep your style and give your website your own personality. As illustration is somewhere in between those options and is something that can give your website a very unique touch, we decided to gather a selection of illustrated websites to inspire you.

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20 Elegant Fonts for Clean Design

By / May 28, 2010 / Freebies

Whether it’s textures, Photoshop brushes, or icons, we love finding top notch free files and sharing them with our readers. We try to post at least one collection of freebies every week. We do the searching so you don’t have to. This saves you time and helps you focus on what’s important. This week, we…

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WDL Premium: Type Explosions Vector Pack

By / May 27, 2010 / Expired Premium

Here’s a high-quality vector pack for our WDL Premium Members. Type Explosions from Go Media is a collection of splattery typography pieces with a little extra character (pun intended!). Perfect for anything that needs grunged up but with a cool touch of typography. These would work great to add a sense of randomness or chaos…

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30 Stunning Examples of Long Exposure Photography

By / May 26, 2010 / Inspiration

Long exposure photography involves leaving the shutter open for longer periods of time to allow more light to be captured. This technique is used by photographers to produce breathtaking results. For instance, capturing a busy street at night will result in an image of light streaks moving against the stationary buildings in the background. Here…

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20 Best WordPress Ecommerce Themes

By / May 25, 2010 / Resources

WordPress is a great platform for setting up an online store, and there is a wide range of themes available to help sellers reach target customers. This post presents 20 of the best ecommerce themes, including both free and premium examples, covering storefront templates aimed at a variety of niche markets.

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50 Red Web Designs to Inspire You

By / May 24, 2010 / Inspiration

Red is a strong and powerful color, it represents passion and other strong feelings. More than that red is an ‘attention driven’ color cause it always captivate the interest of viewers. In web design is not different, red is a color that can give your website a nice and unique touch. In case you think the color is too strong to use it in the whole page, you can use it only is some elements like reader, footer, typography, logo or so on. Combining red with white and other colors can also be a great choice.

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10 jQuery Plugins to Help with Web Page Layouts

By / May 21, 2010 / Tools

Every now and then a web project will come up that has special and unique layout requirements, and the current capabilities of CSS just aren’t enough. With projects such as these, jQuery can be your best friend. So here are 10 jQuery plugins to help you out with page layouts.