Author: Jake Rocheleau

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Top Free CSS3 Code Generators

Newer online tools & webapps allow developers to create rapid websites without manually writing each individual line of code. Frontend development is one area that has seen a lot of growth in the way of frameworks & code libraries.

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40 Best Designed GitHub Project Pages

When you think about GitHub repos you might assume that their design aesthetics are somewhat bland. While developers can also be amazing designers, many devs choose to focus solely on code. But there are dozens of beautiful custom-designed GitHub project pages for showcasing code repositories.

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Autumn UI Kit Freebie PSD

Autumn is a free UI kit designed exclusively for Web Design Ledger. The rich color scheme feels natural and reminiscent of a breezy autumn afternoon. The UI kit is just one PSD file that includes a list of features like switches, sliders, media players, textfields, buttons, and a whole lot more. Along with the graphics […]

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10 Free Vintage Retro Ribbons (PSD)

From image galleries to hot news articles, ribbons captivate visitors and quickly draw attention. They can be used for a wide variety of purposes in both interface and graphic design. This freebie pack includes ten brilliant ribbon effects following the classic vintage design style. Everything is included within the PSD file which is fully editable […]

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Designing Interfaces with a Focus on Animation

There are so many different topics to cover under the umbrella term of interface design. Both web and mobile designers are professionals at balancing between aesthetics vs interactions. One balancing tool in this arsenal is motion. When elements move and react naturally to user input, it gives the interface a sense of life.

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Wireframing and Prototyping Custom Web Forms

When designers first start wireframing and prototyping it often feels weird and out-of-place. I remember my first wireframing session felt like I was faking the whole thing – because in many ways I was. Yet rapidly going through ideas is the best way to achieve success in any creative field. It’s for this reason that […]