25 Examples of Dark Websites

Oct 3, 2011 / Inspiration

Last week we showcased examples of color usage in web design, and this week we will keep the focus on color, but this time around we will showcase examples of dark colors usage in web design. The right amount of dark color can create an elegant and beautiful site, so check out the examples we…

30 Colorful Autumn Wallpapers

Sep 30, 2011 / Freebies

A clean workspace and an inspiring wallpaper can help push you into a positive and productive mood. Summer holidays have flown away and now is the time to focus on work. To find motivation to work we present you 30 inspiring autumn season wallpapers with variety of colors and interesting compositions. Autumn season is often…

A Showcase of Landing Pages Designed for Conversion

Sep 29, 2011 / Inspiration

The best landing pages are the ones that have been built with one specific goal in mind. Whether it’s to encourage users to sign up, encourage purchases or convince people to buy a product, the landing page can make or break a sale.

WDL Premium: Flourishes Vector Pack

Sep 28, 2011 / Premium

Here’s a new set of vectors for our WDL Premium Members. This pack from Designious contains several amazing vector flourishes that will give a nice touch to your designs.

How to Create a Responsive Portfolio Site with WordPress and Semantic.gs

Sep 27, 2011 / Tutorials

I doubt that I need to explain to WDL readers what responsive design is, or why it’s important. Suffice it to say that it is a big part of the future of our industry. Fortunately, making responsive layouts is easier than it was when when we first started.

27 Examples of Color Usage in Web Design

Sep 26, 2011 / Inspiration

Here on WDL, we’ve discussed how colors can be used to invoke various emotions. For example, the color red symbolizes excitement and energy, while the more tranquil color blue represents calmness and stability. Here we’ve gathered a collection of web designs that make good use of color. In these examples you’ll notice some using color…

Inspiration: Minimalist Posters

Sep 23, 2011 / Inspiration

Our minimalism tag is filled with eye candy images to help you get inspired remembering that old and wise premise “less is more.” To add content to our tag and to keep showing you good examples of minimal designs that work we decided to show some posters designed by Pedro Vidotto. Pedro is a Graphic…

Negative Space in Logo Design

Sep 22, 2011 / Inspiration

Here on WDL we really like to keep our readers updated on everything we believe can be a good source of inspiration, including logos. The result of negative space in logo design is an elegant visual effect. Reach a good result and communicate the right message using negative space is not an easy task and…

WDL Premium: Victorian Ornaments

Sep 21, 2011 / Premium

Here’s a high-quality vector pack for our WDL Premium Members. This victorian ornaments pack is from Go Media. These vectors combine fluid foliage ornaments with the lightest of distressing to convey age, elegance, wisdom, they will definitely give a nice touch to your design.

10 jQuery Plugins to Enhance your User Interfaces

Sep 20, 2011 / Tools

With a recently estimated over 20 million websites currently using jQuery it is essential to know what jQuery plugins there are out there in order to stay with the web design trend. Today, we’ll put some focus on some popular jQuery user interface plugins to help you enhance your current website to stay ahead of…