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The Most Design-Savvy Super Bowl Commercial

Amid a deluge of Super Bowl ads filled to the brim with animals (some of a stranger species than others) and celebrity cameos, one commercial stood out last night for its design. The Israeli illustrator and designer Noma Bar created a lovely animation for NewYork-Presbyterian hospital to explain …

How Feng Shui Could Help Build Better Products

Feng shui is all about creating a harmonious household. Here’s how to make your app feel every bit as homey.<p>“Oh jeez” is what I typically hear from coworkers any time I suggest feng shui for the humble office of our startup Zugata in Palo Alto. They all think it’s silly, superstitious nonsense. …

Surreal Digital Art Recalls Dalí and M.C. Escher

Stefan Krische’s work wears its influences on its sleeve.<p>The digital art Stefan Krische, AKA Gestucks, wears its influences on its sleeve. Whether the artist is animating his own version of Dalí's <i>The Persistence of Memory</i>, or visually recalling the impossible worlds of M.C. Escher, it's clear that …

Mural, mural on the wall: The SprayPrinter makes graffiti easy

If you’re the kind of person who can’t paint a wall without leaving roller marks — never mind trying to attempt a mural — the SprayPrinter might be …

One Designer Reimagines Swiss Style For The Age Of CSS

From iOS to Material Design, the legacy of International Typographic Style is everywhere in digital design. That’s pretty impressive, considering the fact that the 1950s-era Swiss design trend was never meant to be animated–let alone adapted to modern devices. It was for static posters, book …

3 Ways to Prevent Your Web Design from Becoming "Generic" — SitePoint

From time to time, we might find ourselves overworked. Perhaps there’s one month (or several) in the year where clients are snowballing left, right …

The 8 Worst UX Mistakes Coming From Experts

Have you ever asked yourself what UX is all about? It’s about learning from mistakes. You can build a design around the idea of turning bad …

Freebies & Goodies For Web Designers – December 2015

This month’s round up, the last of the year, comes supercharged with incredible resources you have probably come to expect of this series.<p>From …

30 Best Websites to Learn Design and Development

<i>This article originally appeared on</i> <i>Despreneur</i><i>.</i><p>Some of the benefits of online education are really focused on money, personal time management, pace …

Common Misconceptions About Web Design & Development

Businesses are more and more becoming more dependent on an online presence, so the pressure to have a successful website is very high. However, some …

Web Design

25 Free Minimalist Fonts for Super Clean Designs

These are the prettiest free minimalist fonts you will ever want to use in order to create super-clean, gorgeous designs!Whether you want to use them …

Typography

Websites With Good Color Contrast

Color is the main tool you have in order to attract your audience’s attention towards that exact thing you want them to know. Using colors, you can …

UI Design

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CSS

Blog Footer Bringing Down Your Site? Get it Right With These 50 Examples

<i>Footers are normally the last element in a website’s structure to get a little design love.</i> They often are a forgotten block, filled with copyright …

Web Design

Fresh Resources for Web Developers - January 2016

Many of the tools and apps for developers found on the Web evolve according to trends while some evolve to be a more pragmatic solution.In this …

Web Applications

Designing the Perfect Table of Contents: 50 Examples to Show You How

<i>Anyone who’s ever read a book is familiar with the infamous Table of Contents.</i> Rumored to be one of the most boring design elements of all time, it’s …

Graphic Design

7 Ways to Design a Killer ‘First Screen’ for Your Website

It’s time to talk about first screen design. The first screen is that initial glimpse that a user gets into your website. It’s everything above the …

UI Design

10 Reasons Why Web Projects Fail

Nowadays every project uses some sort of CMS. Instead of painting a canvas in the old days of HTML, the requirement is to build software applications …

Project Management

13 examples of websites with confident typography

1. ECC lightingStarting with ecommerce, ECC is a New Zealand site that sources European lighting and furniture.Product pages use a large Helvetica …

Typography

6 Dreadful Design Mistakes That'll Ruin Your SEO

Artists hate constraints. It’s because their profession has crafted an image of being ‘free’. It’s believed that only without boundaries can an …

David Bowie: A Life in Pictures

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Download thousands of free images from the New York Public Library

As a designer, you can never have too many assets. From the best free fonts to free WordPress themes and website templates, you never know when …