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Publishers confront email newsletter design challenges

Publishers are bigger on email newsletters than ever, as evidenced by the plethora of launches, dedicated staff and design attention once reserved …

The Monotype Recorder issue #4. The fourth, limited edition,...

The Monotype Recorder issue #4. The fourth, limited edition, Monotype magazine is now available.<br>In Issue 4, design journalist Madeleine Morley steps …

Typography

I Combined Digital Photography with a 174-Year-Old Hand-Printing Process

I entered the world of photography when digital cameras where already on the rise, and as a result, I learned photography on digital. That being …

7 skills you should have on your résumé if you want to land a work-from-home job

Remote jobs require a particular set of skills, though, regardless of what kind of job it is. One thing to keep in mind is that the tech industry tends to have the best remote job openings and the most variety.<p>Learning tech skills makes you more qualified for more of those job openings, though …

Employment

70+ Free Web Design Resources You Never Knew Existed

by Bradley Nice, Content Manager at ClickHelp.co<p>No matter how creative and knowledgeable you are in web design, you cannot come up with the best web …

Internet of Things gets its zombie apocalypse, and this is just the beginning

Winter is here. The Internet of Things (IoT) winter, that is.<p>All those digital routers, DVRs, "smart" kitchen appliances and IP-enabled cameras you …

Mrs. Gray and the Mystery of the Grecian Italic | News, Notes & Observations | Hoefler & Co.

“Grecians” are slab serif typefaces in which curves are replaced by bevelled corners. The fashion for octagonal letters took off in the 1840s (the …

5 Tips for Making Teeth Brushing a Breeze!

We all know how important dental health is for adults and this is no exception for when it comes to our kids! Starting young and teaching the right …

Kids

Google, Apple, Adobe, And Microsoft Are Quietly Developing A New Type Of Font

What are variable fonts, and why are some of the biggest tech companies on the planet throwing their weight behind them?<p>As competitors, Google, Apple, Microsoft, and Adobe are normally hard-pressed to agree with each other, and it’s especially rare when design is involved. But two weeks ago, these …

100 Useful Web Design Tools For Creative Entrepreneurs

Whether you’re a designer in an agency, freelancer or entrepreneur, you use a variety of design tools to get the job done.<p>In the past couple of years, I cofounded a startup, a design magazine and worked with several businesses and individual entrepreneurs. I have tried hundreds of different tools …

Graphic Design

This Is How To Be Productive Without Being Miserable: 8 Proven Secrets

There’s plenty of good advice on how to be productive. But most of it makes you feel like you need to turn yourself into a machine. You don’t want to …

Genghis Khan

11 horrible body-language habits that are hard to quit but you'll be glad you did

It's a cliché, but it's true. That's why body language is such a crucial part of communicating. The way you act can warp the entire meaning of what you're saying.<p>That being said, bad body-language habits are the often hardest habits to break. We become so accustomed to slouching, averting our eyes, …

Language

Microsoft Takes On Slack, Facebook Has Overseas Leads, and Other Tech News For Small Biz This Week

Here are five things in technology that happened this past week and how they affect your business. Did you miss them?<p><b>1 – Facebook is giving small businesses new tools to help them acquire more overseas customers.</b><p>From Fortune: The social media giant has launched an expanded version of its free …

Android Pay

A Step-By-Step Guide To Creating A Stunning Low Poly Illustration

<b>If you enjoy</b> the low poly illustration style, you would appreciate this step-by-step guide to creating a stunning low poly portrait by Egypt-based …

This Amazing Little Device Could Be The Future Of Medical Marijuana

The Syqe Vaporizer<p>A company based in Tel Aviv, Israel has come up with a vaporizer that could revolutionize everything we know about medical …

Cannabis

Bring Childrens' Drawings To Life

You've probably come across companies that turn kids' drawings into stuffed toys or other products. They look fantastic and clearly they are …

Sketching

Green Apples: Unique Food for Shiny Teeth

This article was republished with permission from yourhealthtube.com<p>Green apples on an empty stomach can keep you healthy and energized through the day. These apples are native to Australia and are also known as ‘<b>Granny Smith’</b>. They are much more easily preserved in storage than other types of …

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 …

HTML Table with Export, Sort, Filter and Paging

Introduction<p>Web development includes tables and grids vastly. Today, such application requires tables/grid data to be exportable. Now injecting …

How to find out everything Google knows about you

In exchange, you agree to share information about yourself that Google can share with advertisers so their ads are more effective. For instance, airlines want to target people who love to travel. Children's clothing makers want to target parents.<p>Google uses a lot of methods to learn about you. …

Maps

What to Eat (or Avoid!) for Each Part of Your Day

What should you eat when you first open your eyes and can't shake the sleepiness? Or when you squat your legs into a coma? Which foods soften the …

A Comparison of Animation Technologies

The question I am asked most frequently: what animation tool do you recommend?Having worked with a slew of them, I can tell you <b>there is no right</b> …

JavaScript

Website Mockup And Prototype Design With Adobe Illustrator

Share!<p>In this tutorial you will learn how to create a website mockup using Adobe Illustrator. Some techniques used in this prototype design tutorial …

April's 10 best new web design tools

Every month we select the 10 most useful new tools to help web designers (and sometimes developers, too) improve the way they work. They include …

Web Design

The Lie That Has Beguiled A Generation Of Developers

It is truly disturbing to see how JavaScript has beguiled the current generation of software developers, esp. on the client side of web development. …

Enhancing Your Design Using Powerful Imagery

The Association of Registered Graphic Designers (RGD) is a Canadian based hub for the graphic design community, promoting knowledge sharing, …

Graphic Design

UX and UI Tools That Will Improve Your Workflow

Inspired Magazine <br>Inspired Magazine - creativity & inspiration dailyThere are many good UX/UI tools on the market, a few that could be called …

Mockups