Web Design Trends in 2012

Dec 13, 2011 / Tips

It’s that time of year again, where we look into our crystal ball to see what will be the hot trends in web design for the upcoming year. It’s no secret that trends come and go, with some hanging around longer than they should. (Yes, splash page, I’m talking about you.) But trends are a…

21 Examples of Ribbons Web Design

Dec 12, 2011 / Inspiration

Trends in web design come and go, with some hanging around longer than others. One trend that seems to be withstanding the tests of time is the use of ribbon style graphics or design elements. Web designers have been using ribbons for a few years now to add emphasis to certain aspects of a design,…

Best Free UI PSDs of 2011

Dec 9, 2011 / Freebies

So far in our Best of 2011 series, we’ve shown you our picks for the best free fonts and the best jQuery plugins. For this week, we’ve went back through all the UI PSDs that’s been released over the past year and picked our favorites. We saw plenty of these types of UI files being…

WDL Premium: Pro Photoshop Action Suite from Union Actions

Dec 8, 2011 / Expired Premium

For our WDL Premium members, we’ve got an awesome bundle of Photoshop actions for professional quality photo enhancements. This collection is called Photo Designer and it’s from Union Actions. There’s over 30 actions in this suite, and they’ll give you the power to change the entire mood, color, and focus of your images.

25 Inspiring Logos

Dec 7, 2011 / Inspiration

Here at WDL we like to provide our readers with as much inspiration as we can. And from logos to print and web, we like to show you beautifully designed pieces to keep your creative juices flowing. Since logos are always a good source of inspiration, today we gathered some beautiful logos to inspire you….

HTML5 Essentials and Good Practices

Dec 6, 2011 / Tips

HTML5, together with CSS3 and responsive design are the new buzz around web technologies these days. This article will help you get started using HTML5 on your projects today and show you some good practices to put what you learned to good use.

21 Inspiring Blog Designs

Dec 5, 2011 / Inspiration

It could be said that with all the themes available to design a blog it’s getting harder to find new and authentic blog designs. In one way this is good because more people have the opportunity to easily get a nice looking blog up and running. However, this makes it ever so important to do…

WDL Premium: Retro Web UI Collection

Dec 2, 2011 / Expired Premium

For our WDL Premium members, here’s an awesome kit containing 40+ retro style common web UI elements from WeGraphics. In this kit you will find a lot of elements to give your design the old school look you always wanted.

20+ Free Textures for your Delight

Dec 1, 2011 / Freebies

As you know, here at WDL we like to find freebies and share them with you. It saves you time, and you can focus on doing what’s important, like creating amazing designs. So for today, we’ve rounded up some really nice textures. Whether it’s used in a small area or as a web site background,…

Focus On: Design Trends in Mobile Apps for iOS

Nov 29, 2011 / Inspiration

Apple’s mobile operating system has gained a huge following in just a few short years. Although it can take months of dedicated study to even begin programming iOS apps, there still seems to be a solid market of intelligent developers. In the last year alone we’ve witnessed the iPad2 and iPhone 4S releases which have…