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10 Deadly Sins of Graphic Design [Infographic]

Digital marketing and graphic design are two of the crucial components of the modern-day marketing mix. With the vast advancement in the field of …

Graphic Design

20 Free Dark Backgrounds for Web, UI and Graphic Design Projects

Everything seems to be about cleanliness, minimalism and excessive use of white space nowadays, but what about dark designs?! Dark websites and …

Graphic Design

easy scheduling

for free<p>Get together with Doodle<p>The simple way to decide on dates, places & more.<p>Tom<p>Paula<p>John<p>Emma<p>Compare availability to find the best time for …

Apps

20 Best Free Website Builders for Beginners

Do you need to create a website fast and don’t know where to start? Well, hiring a web designer would be the best choice, but if you don’t have the …

Web Design

A Useful List of 25 Pre-Built Websites For Small Businesses Of Different Niches

First impressions often become lasting impressions. The same principle applies for when you’re building a website. The significance of a visitor’s …

Web Design

Stylish Web Design for Personal Website and Portfolio

Daniel Tan share a beautiful web design project on his Behance profile. It's for his personal website and portfolio. It features a simple layout with …

Adobe updates Photoshop with magical AI-powered selection tool

Back in November, Adobe teased a new Photoshop feature I’d been waiting for all my life: an AI-powered selection tool. In Adobe’s demos, at least, it can do an impressive job of identifying a subject with just one click. Now it’s finally available to try<p>Simply called ‘Select Subject’, it uses …

Tutorials

5 Practical Tips with Photoshop's Clone Stamp Tool

The Clone Stamp Tool, love it or hate it, it’s fantastic!<p><i>I have conducted many tutorials that in some way shape or form involve the Clone Stamp Tool,</i> …

New to Pen Tool? This tutorial will help you master it in under 8 minutes

The Pen Tool allows you to cut out anything in Photoshop, and it’s especially useful with objects that have hard edges. However, many photographers …

Tutorials

Unminify

Free online tool to unminify (unpack, deobfuscate) JavaScript, CSS and HTML code, making it readable and pretty.<p>Paste your code here<p>HTML Formatter | …

Website Meta Tag Check

Your website visitors are visual beings (with the exception of robots). When they see the awesome content, product, video, or all of the other cool …

An 8-Minute Crash Course on Blending Modes in Photoshop

Want to get a good grasp of Photoshop’s Blend modes? Here’s an 8-minute crash course on the subject by the Photoshop Training Channel. They may be …

Tutorials

Css Toolkit

Here’s why I think designing systems with tools/frameworks like Tachyons is a Good Idea™.<p>Design Systems break as they scale (either scaling org or …

CSS

Universal Principles Of User Experience Design

(This is a sponsored article.) As designers working in an ever-changing field, it’s important that we develop an understanding of the timeless design …

UI Design

Auto-Generate Beautiful Color Palettes with Ambiance

Whether you’re a UI/UX designer or a digital artist, you should know that <b>color is crucial to the final product</b>.But <b>finding the right color scheme is</b> …

Color Management

6 Powerful Design Resources Offering Hundreds of Tutorials for All Skill Levels

One of the best things about the internet is the vast amounts of knowledge available at your fingertips. You can be a complete novice in a subject, but thanks to e-learning sites and YouTube, you can gain a real understanding of practically anything. For instance, we’ve written about free photo …

Using Street View and Geocoding in your Android app

Today, Google Maps is easily one of the world’s most popular mapping services, allowing millions of users to plan their journeys, discover new places to visit, and get a taste of what it’s <i>really</i> like to walk around places they may have never even visited.<p>We’ve already looked at how you can use the …

Improve User Experience with Proper Webfont Loading

Webfonts are one of the very first things we add to our sites—whether it be for individuality or stylistic reasons. Unfortunately, they are also …

Web Development

The 10 Most Popular Open Source Front-End Web UI Kits

You can save loads of development time by working with frontend UI kits. The most popular is Bootstrap although far too many homogeneous sites rely …

Web Design

Best Tools for Web Designers to Use in 2018

You're reading Best Tools for Web Designers to Use in 2018, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow on …

Typography

The Top 20 Elements That Add Credibility to Your Website

Before you start trying to drive traffic to your website, you need to master one factor.I’m talking about credibility.Without a credible website, …

Customer Service

How to design great single page websites

If you’re designing a website with fairly little content, consider designing it as a single page website. That might seem counterintuitive on a lot …

Web Design

Web Design Layout Collection by Creative Mints

After a long Weekend of rest, I thought we should start it all with a burst of web design inspiration. A collection really well-designed by …

Essential Documents for Freelance Web Designers

The act of becoming a freelancer often comes from having a true passion for your work. Many of us are consumed with keeping up with the latest …

Small Business

12 Useful Web Tools You Didn't Know About

Google isn’t the only company creating useful apps for the web. There are plenty of great online resources not made in Mountain view, provided you …

Free Bootstrap 4 HTML5 Website Template

Restaurant Bootstrap Themes (4 submissions)<p>Collections<p>Free Bootstrap 4 HTML5 Website Template<p>Instant is a free, single page HTML5 website template …

#9 Things To Keep In Mind While Setting Up An Online Marketplace

Once you have identified a gap in the market, it's essential to work out how to fill it in the best way possible.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>In the consequent years, we’re going to …

How to Optimize Images for Your Online Portfolio

As a photographer, designer or artist, your professional ethics could be wrapped into one line: work hard, (dis)play hard. You dedicate a lot of time …

13 Ideas for Designing Websites that Small Businesses Will Love

Planning to add small businesses to your list of clients?Those already doing so, know how fierce the competition can be.Pitching your web design …

Small Business