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Best Practices for Accordion Menus in Web Design

The word “accordion” typically conjures a mental image of your favorite polka band. Although polka music can offer a rip-snorting good time, the term is associated with something different in the realm of web design. User interface accordions might refer to menus, widgets, or content areas which expand like the musical instrument. These interfaces have […]

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30 Creative Photography Portfolios to Impress You

What sets awesome photography apart? What do the most popular photographers to make their work stand out? Well-designed fabulous portfolio can be a good prove how skilled a photographer is. These days everything is online and you could not be a successful photographer without a beautiful online portfolio. Most clients believe only what they see. […]

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Best Platforms For Building Websites in 2015

You need to know your CMS, website building platforms, and page crafting tools. How else do you expect to pacify the two forces behind website creation – design and development? You could be a design guru, and have no clue about coding. You could be waist-deep in the analytic mindset required for programming, even though […]

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Building Websites with a Focus on Usability and User Experience

The total number of usability designers worldwide is small but growing. Most designers consider themselves an expert in specific fields like graphic design, icon design, website layouts, animation, or mobile applications. But when it comes to UI design the most important part always boils down to the user experience. A sumptuous user experience is created […]

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20 Free Valentine Fonts to Get You in the Mood

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner it’s the perfect time to decorate your site, blog, or newsletter with a few choice messages of love. Use these romantic, free valentine fonts I collected below to write your love letters this year! They would be perfect way to declare your love. These fonts use hearts and […]

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50 Delightful Android Mobile App Icons

With seemingly everyone jumping onto the smartphone bandwagon it’s no surprise that Google has taken their slice of the pie. Google’s Android operating system is quite popular among techies and non-techies alike. The Google Play store has given Apple’s App Store a run for it’s developers(and money).

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Flywheel: WordPress Hosting Made for Designers and Creative Agencies

This post is sponsored via Syndicate. Flywheel is a managed WordPress hosting platform built specifically for designers and creative agencies. Flywheel makes it easy to build, launch, and manage client sites with its easy-to-use dashboard built from the ground up for the modern web designer. As a managed host, Flywheel takes the headache out of hosting […]

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Getting Started with Low-Fidelity Wireframe Sketches

Most UI designers understand the process of wireframing, yet it still hasn’t caught on as a vital part of the creative process. When you’re new and just getting started in the field preliminary sketches may feel bloated and unnecessary. But once you adapt to wireframing it becomes a fun & adventurous process.