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10 Ways to Visualize Data with WordPress

The ability to easily share data is a foundation of what makes the web so great. But, it’s often been difficult to present data in an easy-to-digest …

10 famous designers’ online portfolios and what you can learn from them

A portfolio website is an ideal way to get your name out there, show people your work and get feedback on your designs. It’s a virtual necessity if …

Which Colors to Avoid in Web Design

by Bradley Nice, Content Manager at ClickHelp.co<p>Colors are the heart of any advertisement that decides how successfully it will promote your brand, …

Delete yourself from the internet by pressing this button

The internet can be a beautiful and horrible place at the same time. It’s weird, and sometimes you feel like you want to leave. Sadly, there’s no easy way out — or there wasn’t, until now.<p>Swedish developers Wille Dahlbo and Linus Unnebäck created Deseat.me, a web app that offers a way to wipe your …

10 best new web design tools for November

This month we’ve got a bunch of tools that will help you code more efficiently in various ways, whether that’s by offloading complex calculations to …

"Picasso of Design" Paul Rand’s Manifesto Is Back in Print

The architect of modernist graphic design’s classic manifesto ‘A Designer’s Art’ is now back in print.<p>If ever there were a single graphic designer to whom businesses turned for their logos, an original “mad man” who could truly fuse art with commerce, it was Paul Rand. Steve Jobs, then recently …

Become an entrepreneur in four steps

Entrepreneurs, startups, founders. All of these words ultimately relate to the same thing: the desire to get started on a project, to work for …

Where To Start As A Front-End Web Developer?

by Bradley Nice, Content Manager at ClickHelp.co — professional technical writing tool<p>Front-end development is like an ocean. You happen to have a …

Communication Skills

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 …

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 …

The Best UI/UX Design Books & Resources for Designers

Want to be an excellent designer? Looking for the best UI/UX books and resources? Nowhere to go or to gain the right and effective channel for …

UX Design

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 …

Tilda is the web design tool for the rest of us

If you’re a maker, a hustler, a shaker, or a serial entrepreneur you probably make a lot of websites. There are a number of tools you can use including Bootstrap (please stop using Bootstrap), Squarespace, and a few cool WordPress plugins. Now there’s also Tilda.<p>Tilda is basically an easy-to-use …

How to Design a Logo: 50 Tutorials and Pro Tips

One of the biggest design misconceptions is that it is easy to make a logo. To begin with, a logo is much more than just some colors, fancy fonts, …

25 Design Freebies Websites Every Designer Should Know

One of the most clever shortcuts I’ve found as a creative entrepreneur is to use freebies. Whether you’re prototyping a new website or designing a package for your product, you can find high-quality resources to help you speed up the process and get things done in a professional manner.<p>There are …

Graphic Design

Respected Designers Share 25 Books You Must Read To Improve Creativity

Recently I interviewed respected designers and asked them about the books that influenced their thinking and skyrocketed their careers. Then Visme reached out with an infographic they made to illustrate these interviews.<p>Here is an infographic featuring 5 designers sharing their top 5 books ranging …

5 Information Architecture Warning Signs in Your Analytics Reports

<b>Summary:</b> Analytics metrics such as pageviews, conversions, entrances, bounce rates, and search query frequency can help identify problems in your …

Information Architecture

Seven rules for perfect Japanese typography

<i>“Our product has traction in Japan! What now?”</i><p>If you find yourself asking this question, you’re in good company. Japan is an amazing place to have a …

Typography

Graphic Design Startup Canva Raises $15 Million Round, Doubling Its Valuation To $345 Million

Canva, the Sydney, Australia-based online graphic design platform, raised a new $15 million round of funding, the company announced on Wednesday.<p>The latest funding valued the startup at $345 million, more than double the company’s $165 million valuation a year ago. Canva’s latest round was led by …

Venture Capital

75 of the Smartest Resources for Web Designers

A lot of these lists just cram everything and anything into the lineup. So, we decided to pick our designers’ brains to bring you the best resources …

Web Design

8 Killer Mobile Website Design Ideas That Rock

In the last few years, the mobile world has seen a surge of developments in mobile website design with cutting edge tools and technologies being …

Croma’s Color Palette Management Tools is a Designer’s Dream | Drippler - Apps, Games, News, Updates & Accessories

If you’re a photographer, designer or really any type of artist working extensively with color, the Croma app by Numix might be a very useful tool. …

How to Create a Killer Website – Part Two

I’m sitting in a Palm Springs hotel room, staring out at a bright blue pool. There’s an oversized donut floatie is calling my name. But until I can …

Apply Responsive Design to Your Website with These Easy Steps

Without a doubt, good content gets you the audience. Yet, that alone won’t keep them coming back. Responsive design is the other major feature you …

Graphic Designers: Cheat Sheets That Simplify Design Elements, Print Terms, More

Image via Canva<p><b>Graphic designers</b> who are just starting out may sometimes feel overwhelmed by the myriad jargons used in the field.<p><b>Adding on to</b> these …

The skills every design graduate needs

We all know the design industry is a competitive one and with fewer entry-level jobs available, having a killer design portfolio is not enough to …

Powerful new drawing tool goes back to basics

When it comes to creating a design project, getting ideas onto the page or screen quickly is easier said than done. It's all too easy to get slowed …

Seven of the most effective minimalist rebrands

Brands have been scrapping their previously complicated logos in favour of flat designs. We've rounded up seven of our favourite minimal redesigns …

Graphic Design

Designers' Routine: 25 UI/UX Design Websites You Must Know

Are you always looking forward to finding the perfect pattern, the best design tools, and the coolest color combinations? We know, the standard of the …