Ana Ionescu

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15 Great Google Font Combinations For Your Next Project Design

For any website, content is the most important part. So, naturally, you would want it to be as simple and straightforward as possible, in order not …

7 Simple Steps to Change Your Life With Positive Thinking

Positive thinking is important for your achievements. Many people underplay this important tool because they say, <i>‘why think positive when you have</i> …

Motivation

Pressure wave in planet’s atmosphere was one of the largest ever seen in the solar system, stretching over 10,000 kilometres<p>A Japanese spacecraft that is circling Venus has beamed home pictures of one of the largest waves ever seen in the solar system.<p>The Akatsuki probe captured images of the giant …

Astronomy

An Asteroid Just Barely Missed Earth, Flying Closer Than the Moon

And we spotted it only two days ago.<p>An asteroid between 16 and 34 meters in diameter (36 and 112 feet) flew by the Earth this morning, about twice as close to our home planet as the moon. The asteroid, named 2017 AG13, was only discovered on Saturday, January 7, by the Catalina Sky Survey, …

Asteroids

Your Appendix Might Serve an Important Biological Function After All

Wait, what?<p>One of the first things you learn about evolution in school is that the human body has a number of 'vestigial' parts - appendix, wisdom …

Evolution

Shark Week 2017

<b>23:00</b>Şcoala rechinilor cu Michael Phelps<p>Alături de Doc Gruber şi Tristan Guttridge de la Laboratorul pentru Rechini din→<p><b>23:00</b>Rechini contra …

20 Web Designers and Developers You Should be Following on Twitter

Twitter offers a great space to connect and learn from other web designers and developers. From advice on scaling your web design business to …

10 Requirements For Making Home Page Carousels Work For End Users (If Needed)

Note that these findings deviate slightly from the more black-and-white answer of “never use a carousel” that you’ll often get on websites such as …

The Seven Deadly Sins of User Experience Design

If you want a competitive advantage, nothing is better than offering a great experience to your customers. But then, you know that if you are reading …

Graphic Designer Spotlight: Bráulio Amado – BOOOOOOOM! – CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS

Web Design Trends To Expect In 2017

Web design is a fast-growing industry. With the competition in the industry more competitive than ever, keeping your website design updated with the …

UI Design

“Grunge Typography” by David Carson

The last couple of years there’s been a lot of talk whether if going to design school is worth the investment or not.Some say that you can learn …

101 Ways to Boost Your Creativity

There are some people who seem to have a never-ending stream of good ideas. Whether they’re at work, talking with their friends, or immersed in a …

An Ultimate Guide To CSS Pseudo-Classes And Pseudo-Elements

Hola a todos! (<i>Hello, everyone!</i>) In my early days of web design, I had to learn things the hard way: <b>trial and error</b>. There was no <i>Smashing Magazine</i>,</i> …

The Dark Side Of Your Design Heroes

Le Corbusier supported fascism. Saarinen designed for the CIA. The details of the lives of many famed modernists may surprise you.<p>We admire many midcentury heroes for their work, whether they created products that improve our lives, buildings that beautified our skylines, or furniture that made our …

Customer Experience vs User Experience: Why the difference matters

First, let’s say you bought an app that edits pictures on your phone.<p>You bought it because you love programs like Photoshop, and you wanted such detailed features for your phone, especially one in particular. However, when you actually start using the app, you find the interface confusing and you …

Customer Experience

What Is the Great Attractor And Its Pull On Our Galaxy?

Space Photo credit: An artist’s impression of the galaxies found in the ‘Zone of Avoidance’ behind our Milky Way. International Centre for Radio …

Truly Fluid Typography With vh And vw Units

Embracing fluid typography might be easier than you think. It has wide browser support, is simple to implement and can be achieved without losing …

From ONNO, TBWA\\Istanbul, and Blok Design

a<p>b<p>c<p>Industry Tags / #design firm#magazine#music<p>Not a single bright, retina-crashing color this week, with work from Zagreb, Istanbul, and Toronto.<p>ONNO …

Cute and Colorful Sweets Series

Tamaiya is passionate baker who regularly unveils his creations on her Instagram account, where all is about taste and colors. Cookies and cakes look …

The World's Weirdest, Wildest, and Most Wonderful Sofas

(Image credit: Make:)<p>Most sofas are well-behaved. They have a back and a seat and legs and maybe arms, and they look, well, like a sofa. These are …

The 40 best free web fonts

It's time-consuming to cut through the ocean of free fonts online, especially web fonts, to find the real gems that punch above their price tag. With …

UI Inspiration: Site Interactions

As part of the design process, figuring interactions (to me) is the fun and best part. Some of the developers might hate me for saying this but it's …

Watch An Entire Lake Disappear Down A Hole

Environment Photo credit: It's a lake with a drainage hole! YouTubeThere is a lake in Oregon that disappears every spring. This ephemeral water …

7 Psychology Secrets for Impactful Web Design

Using psychology in web design can give a site a substantial competitive advantage and help increase its user engagements. In brief, psychology in …