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How to Leave Your Freelancing Competitors in a Cloud of Dust with 280+ Pre-Built Websites

The hunt for new clients is ongoing, and it typically requires a great deal of effort on your part. It would be easier if potential clients sought …

Web Design

10 Free Web Design Resources That Every Designer Should Be Aware Of

A well designed and functioning website is any designer’s dream. If you want to make your website a success, then you have to ensure that you have a …

Graphic Design

The Complete Adobe Suite Mastery Package, Save 97%

We have an amazing deal on the Complete Adobe Suite Mastery Package in the Geeky Gadgets Deals store today, you can save a massive 97% off the normal …

10 Best Home-Based Business That You Can Start Today

Are you up for a home-based business? Many of us do, but the question is, how do you start? Here, I will provide you with some great home-based …

Small Business

How to make your WordPress website multilingual

In the top 10 languages used on the internet, English ranks first, with nearly 950 million users. This is followed by Chinese with slightly more than …

Free MailChimp Alternatives

42 Like<p>Easy to use, powerful and affordable email marketing application. SENDER allows you manage your contact lists, create your campaigns using …

Top 50 Fonts of 2016

You're reading Top 50 Fonts of 2016, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow on Twitter, Facebook, …

Typography

Adobe's upcoming audio tool lets you synthesize speech in anyone's voice

Get ready for a whole new universe of scams and conspiracy theories. At its annual MAX event, Adobe showed off a tool it’s working on that’s basically Photoshop for audio, in that it can generate authentic-sounding speech in anyone’s voice based on a small sample.<p>You read that right: Feed Project …

Princeton University

Meet Coople: The 'gig-economy' app that's like Uber for short-term staffing

Apps like Uber, Deliveroo, and Airbnb have, from a user's point of view, changed the way we travel, eat, and sleep.<p>But they are also changing the way people work. For the estimated 5 million UK workers employed through such platforms, gone is the security associated with fixed terms of employment, …

10 Common Mistakes To Avoid in Responsive Website Design

Admiring a really well-designed and responsive website makes some people think that creating their own would yield a synonymous good result. However, …

UI Design

13 Red Flags That Will Get Your Pitch Rejected Every Time

Investors are people too. A positive first impression can quickly turn negative if you innocently seem to violate business basics while profiling your new venture.<p>After listening to hundreds of startup pitches, and reading even more business plans, most new venture investors develop their own …

13 design tools and websites that are godsends for UI/UX designers

The continuous improvement of design tools has had a positive impact on usability and user experience. This has provided great convenience not only …

6 objects of web design wonder this November

Looking for a little web design inspiration? Or maybe you want to make an early start on the Christmas shopping for the web designer in your life? …

Graphic Design

Crafting an Engaging Homepage

Designing your home page can make or break your success online. Some home pages are filled with too much content or are too difficult to navigate or …

148 Photo Editing Tools and Apps

Earlier this year, after researching photo editing tools, I shared a list of 104 photo editing tools you should know about. After receiving a great …

6 Ways starting a business when you’re broke (and how to make it work)

Share12<p>Tweet<p>Share<p>+13<p>Shares 15<p>Is finding the money to support yourself during the early stages of your business holding you back? There’s no doubt …

Small Business

Here Are All the Ways You Can Fund Your Startup

<i>The following is an excerpt from Ed McLaughlin and Wyn Lydecker’s new book</i> The Purpose Is Profit <i>(</i><i>Greenleaf Book Group Press, 2016</i><i>), which recounts</i> …

10 UX tips for creating a flawless website

For visitors to your website, few things are more frustrating than bad UX. Poor UX can turn a potential buyer browsing your site into an irate …

The 10 Best New-Age Business Ideas You Haven't Heard About Yet

Creating the company of your dreams often begins with learning more about something completely new to you.<p>Serial entrepreneur, mentor, advisor and co-founder of YoungEntrepreneur.com<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You don’t have to over-utilize iPads and smartphones to …

5 Ways Web Designers Can Create Amazing Websites

All masters in their domain have secrets they might not be willing to reveal, but their products and practices can speak for themselves and offer …

Six Simple Tips For Designing Stunning Infographics

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Infographics remain one of the best forms of visual content in the digital world today. They catch the eye and they can publicize a great deal of …

Font Pairing For Designers 101, Plus 10 Free Font Pairing Tools

It’s often said that the best designs are the ones you don’t notice. Sometimes, though, effective design is distinctly visible — striking enough to …

Typography

Web Development & Technology Resources

LATEST ARTICLES<p>A sudden rise in the value of Cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin has made the Blockchain technology popular, it is a technology behind …

Mobile Development

20 Motivational Posters to Get You Through a Slump [with Free Templates]

<i>Dream big. Success. Walk the talk. Challenge yourself.</i> When it comes to designing a motivational poster, the slogan is key. If you’ve spent any of …

Graphic Design

14 inspirational portfolio websites created in Webydo

A designer’s time is precious. And with client deadlines to meet, showcasing your own work can often be put on the back burner. Despite having all …

Infographic Reveals The Colors And Fonts Used By The World's Top Brands

Have you ever wondered what types of fonts and colors the world’s top brands use? Well, thanks to Tastyplacement and Visually, you don’t need to look …

Typography

Here’s the Best Way to Sharpen Your Images: Use This Free Photoshop Action Download (VIDEO)

Sharpening your photographs can be a dicey proposition: We all want crisp images, but if you’re not careful when using Photoshop’s Unsharp Mask tool …

Google Play Music: Everything you need to know!

While there are many apps that stream music, and stream it well, Google Play Music is Google's music service, and as such is an app that comes on …

10 top UI trends for 2017

<i>At</i> <i>Generate San Francisco</i> <i>on 9 June, Aaron Gustafson will demonstrate how interfaces can smartly morph to meet their users’ needs — slow connections,</i> …

How to Become a Search Ninja: Harnessing the True Power of Google - Part 1

Can't find that ever-elusive result you've been searching for? Tired of thinking there's no way to find a result without wading through …

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