Let me be the one to say it – building a website footer is one of those “by the way” kind of tasks for many designers. It seems easy. It seems negligible. It seems like it can be left to chance. And there is some strong reasoning behind such a point of view.
Coming up with the right color palette for a web design can be one of the most important parts of the design process, and also one of the most difficult. Usually existing branding has the biggest influence on what colors are used, but other factors can come into play as well. For example, the tone […]
Is responsive web design your top priority this year? If not, you must get in touch with the upcoming design trends in 2014 by adopting this popular design technique. I have compiled a list of the top 5 reasons why you should switch to responsive web design as sooner as today!
Back in January we showcased Webydo‘s website in a list of inspiring examples of whitespace in web design. Their idea – and beautiful design – really got our attention. Since we also had a good response from our readers regarding Webydo, we decided to dig deeper and show you what the service is all about.
For the layman, there’s very little difference between the terms ‘typography’ and ‘font’. The words are often used interchangeably, which is certainly not a big deal since the general populace is only going to be talking about both in the most superficial manner possible. Besides, why unload a bunch of technical definitions on the hapless […]
I always like when I find beautiful and well designed mobile app websites. To me, delivering a beautiful site for an app shows that the designer/developer cares about its users and product, so much so that besides developing the app, they go the extra mile in promoting the app and spreading the word about it. […]
I do a lot of writing and one of the most important tools in my kit is the style guide. If I ever have a doubt about exactly where an apostrophe should go or the right way to hyphenate a phrase, I can turn to the AP Stylebook or the Yahoo Style Guide and find […]
Infographics are great for displaying information in a way that is easier to digest. The use of stylish design elements can simplify complex information and make it fun and interesting to learn what the data actually represents. As a designer, you’ve probably been asked to create an infographic. If not, you probably will be in […]
Whether it’s PSD’s or icons, we love finding high quality free files and sharing them with our readers. We do the searching so you don’t have to. This saves you time and helps you focus on what’s important. Today, we’ve rounded up some new free fonts for you.
A lot of times, service and app websites are a little bit neglected by designers, and this is why finding a well designed service/app site can be a challenge. But if you really dig around, you can find something inspiring, like the ones we will show here today. From good use of images and type, […]