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Go Media Arsenal Ultimate Collection Giveaway

By / Jul 23, 2010 / Freebies

Update: This giveaway has ended and we’ve selected a winner. Congratulations to @Crzyhnk. Go Media is one of the most popular design firms around, and for good reason. They do incredible work, and with their Arsenal, they provide premium artwork to some of the most recognized brands in the world, like Nike, Adidas, and NBC…

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10 New High-Quality Fonts for Your Designs

By / Jul 22, 2010 / Freebies

If you’ve been a reader of WDL for a while, you’ve probably noticed that we try to make your life a little easier. One way we do this is by finding high-quality freebies for you to use in your designs. If we spend the time hunting them down, you don’t have to. That way you…

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WDL Premium: Vintage Seamless Vector Patterns

By / Jul 21, 2010 / Premium

Today we’re releasing a set of vintage seamless vector patterns for our WDL Premium Members. This set from Designious has 10 vintage style vector seamless patterns that can be scaled to any size. They can be used to fill a specific area or an entire background to give your design an old world feel.

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A Beginner’s Guide To Website Copywriting

By / Jul 20, 2010 / Tips

When writing for the Web, writers should always keep one analogy in mind: the Internet is a jungle and Web users are information foragers within it. Usability expert Jakob Nielsen championed this comparison based on his studies that found that the majority of Internet users only scan websites in their quest to find useful information…

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40 Excellent Examples of Single Page Websites

By / Jul 19, 2010 / Inspiration

Back in January we published a list showcasing 40 Inspiring Single Page Websites, and as we had a lot of comments and several readers really liked the post, we decided to gather a new list, showing some new and fresh examples to inspire you. The single pages websites are still a bit hit this year, and we are able to find new great single pages every day and it’s very good that we can find some galleries organizing them for us.

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10 jQuery Slider Techniques and Plugins

By / Jul 16, 2010 / Tutorials

Last year we posted a collection of jQuery slider techniques and plugins. In a years time the trend of using these types of sliders or slideshows to display featured content has only grown more popular. This means more sites are using jQuery sliders and more people are coming up with new ways to create them….

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30 Examples of Excellent Website Navigation

By / Jul 15, 2010 / Inspiration

A website’s navigation allows visitors to get from page to page and discover content. That makes it pretty important, I would say. However, some designers feel the need to experiment and try to be clever with navigation design, but when getting around a website becomes a puzzle, visitors will more often leave frustrated. A website’s…

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WDL Premium: Linework Vector Pack

By / Jul 14, 2010 / Expired Premium

Here’s a high-quality vector pack for our WDL Premium Members. This linework vector pack can add a lot of retro punch to a design. Combine these tight line elements with a texture or color gradient and you’ll have a great start towards a custom vintage design! It’s a huge pack which includes 49 pieces.

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10 Best iPad Apps for Web Designers

By / Jul 13, 2010 / Tools

If you’re a web designer and own an iPad, I’ve got great news. There are apps out there that will actually help you be productive. So while you’re away from your desk or office, take a break from playing Angy Birds and get some work done. Here are 10 of our favorite iPad apps to…

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40 Inspiring Blog Designs

By / Jul 12, 2010 / Inspiration

It’s a fact that the blogosphere is getting bigger and bigger, which I think is great, since we can find some really interesting contend if we look at the right place. With the increase of blogs also comes an increase of inspiring designs to get our attention. Some people already understood that good content alone don’t keep readers coming back to a blog, a good design is a compliment.