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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

The 10 Best Wireframing and Prototyping Tools for Designers

Wireframe becomes more and more important as it will make it easier to communicate ideas and cut down project cost. The prototyping tools for designer …

How to Prevent Late Blight, Tomato Blight | Gardener's Supply

Late blight on a tomato plant.<p>LATE blight, a disease that strikes tomatoes and potatoes, can quickly ruin an entire crop — and provide a source of …

Ford is buying Y Combinator shuttle-van startup Chariot in an all-cash deal

On Friday, Ford announced that it will acquire Chariot, a San Francisco-based shuttle service founded in 2014 that's currently operating a fleet of Ford Transit vans.<p>Ford didn't disclose the purchase price but said that it was an all-cash deal.<p>Chariot emerged from Y Combinator, a startup incubator, …

Startups

Tattoo-Worthy Drawings of Geometric Beasts by Kerby Rosanes

This year, Philippines-based illustrator Kerby Rosanes decided to create an amazing new series that fuses geometric shapes with animals. Rosanes is …

How you can use a bullet journal to live a healthier life

If you want to live a healthier lifestyle, start by getting organized.<p>One trend that has been taking the Pinterest-obsessed by storm is a hobby …

Productivity

The Tech-Savvy To-Do List: A Bullet Journal

The solution for Post-it Notes lost under the desk and phone alerts silenced in meetings may be at hand.<p>People who have tried and given up countless online calendars and list-making apps are making the Bullet Journal—a way of organizing and writing lists in a plain old notebook—a hit. The journal …

Productivity

29 Looks For Women Who Don't Want To Wear Heels

Because it's possible to be comfortable and look good at the same time.

Clothing

Add sketching to your design workflow

With computerised workflows being the default way of approaching design today, it's easy to underestimate just how useful sketching can be in the …

The Four Must-Haves of Website Design

If you think websites all work the same, then you are very confused. Designing a website and designing a website that <i>works</i> are two very different …

Why Teams Fail: The C-Word

Silicon Valley is bubbling these days. Uber recently raised $3.5B (that’s right, that’s B for Billions). Almost 60% of San Francisco’s houses are now valued above $1M (fewer than 20% were just a few years ago). And the US National Basketball (featuring major Golden State Warriors players) just came …

Leadership

Animation in web design Yes, a new trend in Web

Animation in web design are no doubt a creative twist as animation in design induces dynamic variation and motion in website designing. It is like …

Simple, Powerful New App For iOS Lets You Create Precise Designs On The Go

<b>Created by former Facebook</b> product designer Andy Chung, this intuitive new app dubbed ‘Pattern’ will allow you to produce precise drawings simply by …

Apps

7 new browser-based tools for designers

Whether you work as an illustrator or graphic designer, web developer or 3D modeller, new design tools are being released all the time, many of them …

30 Lightweight JavaScript Plugins and Libraries from 2016

All released this year, the free JavaScript plugins and libraries on this page all offer a straightforward and specific function. There are no …

JavaScript

It’s New Class Thursday: Creating Large Format Prints (with Steve Hansen)

<b>Fine Art Photography: Creating Large Format Prints with Steve Hansen</b><br>Make your fine art prints stand out from the pack! Join <b>Steve Hansen</b> for an …

Photography

10 Reasons Why You Should Not Use Design Templates

There is nothing more mouth-watering than coming across a website that provides free or cheap templates for website design. If lucky, there might be …

Philly's Young Artist, Lindsay Rapp, On Female Subjects, Crashing Waves And Owning Her Own Gallery

At just 24 years old, Lindsay Rapp, proud and petite, owns her own art gallery in the hub of Old City, Philadelphia. After graduating from the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Rapp took her passion for painting and worked towards having a space of her own, where her nautical, ethereal paintings …

Art

Organized Project Board

Managing a household, blog, family, and finances can be difficult at times. I constantly try to prioritize and multitask, as do most moms. Using a …

Time Management

9 Best Summer Brunch Pastas

Get your pasta fix.<p>Pasta is great any time of day. Show off fresh summer produce with these seven amazing brunch pasta recipes.<p>Since the tomatoes …

Cooking

Brainstorm Better With This Simple Card Game, From Obama’s Campaign Designers

Cards Against Humanity for brainstorming is here.<p>Brainstorming is dumb. Oh, sure, it sounds good: an open forum for ideas to bounce off one another in a democratic group sesh where everyone’s views and opinions are considered equally. In reality, though, the best ideas lose out to the loudest ideas …

Brainstorming

Distraught couple wake up to worst nightmare after robot vacuum mishap

It’s been dubbed ‘The Poopocalypse’, ‘The Pooptastrophe’ and ‘The Pooppening’.<p>A couple from Arkansas have revealed the horror of waking up to discover their house covered in dog faeces after a mishap with their robot vacuum.<p>Jesse Newton said ‘every conceivable surface’ was left covered in his dog’s …

Do You Work From Home? Then You Need These 7 Pieces

Working from home definitely has its fair share of pros and cons, but regardless of that never-ending list (especially since it is quite subjective), …

These Self-Sabotaging Habits Are Ruining Your Career

Do you remember your first job interview? If it was anything like mine, it was a nerve-racking encounter that involved hours of deliberation about …

11 Tools You Can Use To Learn More About What Your Users Are Thinking

The biggest challenge with building a new product is that you aren’t a mind reader. So you have no idea what your potential customers want to use or …

5 Tips for Learning Coding (With No Prior Experience)

The only way to develop a comprehensive understanding of coding is by first building a foundational knowledge of how and why programming does certain things.<p>At a time when certain job professions are withering away at the hands of technology and automation, there's one skill set that continues to …

Tutorials

We Love These Photos That Show What Motherhood REALLY Looks Like

Bravo to this mom who is willing to show the not-so-pretty moments of parenting you don't often see on social media!<p>All too often as moms, we try to portray this perfect image that we have it all together. From our curated Facebook posts to those just-right back-to-school photos, sometimes all we …

Light Modifiers | The Two I Can’t Live Without

As photographers, modifying light is everything. I’m not of the opinion that a photographer should <i>have</i> everything, nor that a photographer should …

Tutorials

Seriously though, what is UX design really?

One of the most common misconceptions people have is that User Experience Design is all about usability. It’s easy to see why – usability means that a product is both usable and useful.<p>When you walk into an empty room, you can instantly imagine what purpose it will serve. Glance around and you get …