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Popular ‘Golden Ratio Grid’ Freebie Has Been Upgraded For Responsiveness & More

[Click here to view the video in this article] <br>Image via Adrián Somoza<br>Designer Adrián Somoza’s free-to-download ‘Golden Ratio Grid’ has played a role …

Freebies

11 of the best Google Chrome extensions to make your life easier

Chrome's web store is full of little digital gadgets to help make your web browsing simpler, more productive, and more enjoyable. Here are our top …

Google Chrome

6 reasons this is the perfect thank-you email to send after a job interview

• The interview thank you email is a crucial part of getting the job you want.<br>• When you don't send a thank you email or letter after an interview, you …

This Android app just changed the desktop game: scrcpy

This week developer rom1v released an application for Mac, Windows, and Linux which makes Android appear on a desktop. The user has only to connect …

Linux

Was This Little-Known British Ad the Most Emotionally Engaging of 2017?

Wait, we’re not done with the 2017 lists yet! Here’s an intriguing one from research firm System1 ranking the 10 most emotionally engaging spots of …

Profit

5 Great Thai Commercials of 2017 (Plus One That's Completely Nuts)

Thailand's ad industry is maybe most famous for its "sadvertising" – those super-long, elaborate, heart-wrenching tales that pull every possible …

Advertising

Avallon OpenType-SVG Font

Avallon, a new OpenType-SVG font designed by Sam Parrett.You may have heard about the new OpenType-SVG font format, which allows us to add much more …

Typography

Ad for Ted’s Pain Cream Stars Greg, the Guy Who Didn’t Get His Name on the Product

It’s a little awkward when you invent a product with someone else, but only they get their name on it.<p>This is the sad reality of Ted’s Pain Cream, a …

Advertising Industry

Why Fonts Matter: Insights to UX and Typography

When users come to your website, they usually come with some goal in mind. This goal is rarely to spot your wonderful site design and enjoy its …

Typography

Photoshop Trick: How to Swap a Photo Background Using Only Blend Modes

Here’a neat trick for you Photoshop lovers out there. If you’ve shot a subject in front of a gray background, you can actually swap that gray …

Free Fonts With Personality And Style

L-7 Stencil<p>Luis Calzadilla’s font L-7 Stencil is a good match for all those occasions when you want to make a bold statement while keeping the …

Watch: Five Tips To Create A Killer Graphic Design Portfolio

<b>Design resource website</b> Pixelo shares five tips to help you enhance your graphic design portfolio.<p><b>In addition to</b> being selective and only showcasing …

Graphic Design

Craft Freehand—A fast, flexible new way to collaborate in real time

So, you’ve got an idea, and you want your team’s feedback. You definitely don’t have time to worry about perfect pixels, organizing a beautiful deck, …

How Airbnb Turned Steve Jobs' Three-Click Rule Into Design Brilliance

<i>Editor’s Note: This summer while spending the month of July living in an Airbnb rental in Madrid, Spain, Skift’s Editor-in-Chief spoke to Fortune</i> …

M-commerce Easily Outshining E-Commerce

The “m” in m-commerce doesn’t stand for massive. Yet, judging by the sharp growth in mobile shopping, it seems a suitable substitute.<p>In the fourth …

From The Legend Of Zelda: Breath of the Wild to Shenmue 3: the 40 most anticipated video games of 2017

Every Game Release Date in 2017

This year is packed with some of the biggest new games to play, including heavy hitters like Resident Evil 7: Biohazard, Mass Effect: Andromeda, Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Wildlands, Persona 5, and much more. To help you keep track of everything coming out, we've compiled the release dates of all …

Create Eye Catching Blog Images With These 4 Tools

Increase Your Visibility With These 4 Blog Resources<p>Monday Tips is a short list of the best finds across the internet to start your week off …

The 10 Most Overlooked Films of the Year: ‘American Honey,’ ‘The Fits,’ and More

It’s been a surprisingly good year in cinema, but several movies have gone criminally underappreciated. Here are the best of the bunch.<p>It has been, …

The Top 4 Best Viral Video Marketing Campaigns of 2016

It’s no secret that using video in your marketing campaigns is a great way to reach your target audience at scale.<p>In 2015, 73% of marketers believed …

Advertising

20 Rising Web Development And Design Blogs To Follow In 2017

A year ago I listed 25 promising digital design blogs to follow. When you look back, you notice how much have changed. If you’re aiming to become a successful entrepreneur or a freelancer, you must learn marketing, design and web development.<p>Today I’m sharing a handy list of 20 rising web …

Web Design

The Best Movies You Missed in 2016

#2016Rewind<p>The good news is that they still exist, so you have a chance.<p>My criteria for what qualifies for this list is simple. One, they’re all …

Box Office

How to learn coding for free: A guide for designers

Learning to code can be one of the most daunting tasks a designer can undertake. Code looks complicated, reads like gibberish, feels boring, and …

25 Best Habits to Have in Life

If you are committed to happiness and success, work these into your daily routine.<p>Entrepreneur, software engineer, author, blogger and founder of WanderlustWorker.com<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We are creatures of habit. Everything we think, say and do is a result …

Goal Setting

Best Motion Graphics Trends in Design for 2017

By Brenda Stokes Barron<p>Animation has always been a crucial part of storytelling. It’s safe to assume that from 2016 on, designers will be looking at …

10 Unconventional Ways to Build Your Personal Brand

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You won’t find me regurgitating advice like, “Get out there and join networking events.” I absolutely will not tell you to “be yourself.”<p>Those things, and more, have been said repeatedly. How about something a little more actionable to …

Marketing

How are the World’s Most Successful Brands Using the Psychology of Color in their Branding

If you’ve ever heard me speak at a conference or read my marketing articles, you know I’m all about the unicorns! I’m usually talking about unicorns …

So, you think you can Sketch?

Infinum's Ivan Skoro shares practices and tips that will make you a better Sketch user.The post So, you think you can Sketch? appeared first on …

UX Design

Valuable UI/UX Designer Tools and Websites That Should Not Be Ignored

If you are a UI or UX designer, then you are probably aware of some of the cool design suites and packages there are available for you to work from. …