Vinayak Bhandare

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Why great web design needs great copywriting

"I'm no writer," says the designer, using questionable grammar, while handing off an assignment to the copywriter.<p>It's true, visuals are a key …

UI Design

1000+ Free Outline Icons for UI Designers

Fresh new free <b>Outline icon sets</b> for website mockups, mobile app user interface and graphic design projects. There are <b>1000+ outline icons!</b> All icons …

Graphics

How To Go From Junior Designer To Chief Design Officer

A savvy designer should treat his or her career like a design problem. Here’s how.<p>As design school grads launch into their chosen professions, it’s a good time of year to remind all design professionals that your career is the one design project that you control. There is no single right path, no …

Mythbusting UX design: 7 misconceptions about user experience

While web design has become a hot commodity in today’s competitive market, many clients still don’t have a clear understanding of what exactly they …

Eight tips on creativity and work from a professional performance artist

1 – Deadlines are your friend<p>Putting pen to paper and coming up with a coherent text has never been an easy task for me, so when invited to participate in a “major book project” and to offer insight and advice to artists starting out in the field, I was flattered but hesitant.<p>Plagued by a horrible …

Avant-garde

The World’s Most Beautiful Box Of Chocolates

Japanese design house Nendo can make <i>anything</i> better. The designers have revamped rubber bands. They tackled the 4,000-year-old design problem of chopsticks. They even figured out how to make wood transparent for crying out loud.<p>Still, I’m always happiest when Nendo turns its design genius to …

Daily Routines: Work

According to the infographic <i>The Daily Routines of Famous Creative People</i>, not all great minds think alike. In fact, they plan their days very differently from one another. Podio, a project management software company, created this chart that visualizes how artists, writers, and musicians went about …

Sigmund Freud

Why Google is living in a Material (design) world

With its new Material design language, Android may be backpedaling a bit on the flat design that once differentiated it from iOS.<p>But the Google’s design chief, Matias Duarte, says the swinging pendulum will reach equilibrium as a design that is based on real-world objects but doesn’t cheaply …