Graphic&web design

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15 tools every web designer needs in 2017

The web design and development tools landscape is booming. That might be the understatement of the year, every year! It’s great to have plenty of …

Web Design

Hundreds of Vintage Posters Are Now Available to Download and Print 100% Free - Creators

If the posters of today still had the look of those of yesteryear, would they still get tagged and trolled as often? Much work today, it seems, lacks the graphic audacity of yore, opting instead for forms and formats we've become accustomed to. That's why, when you find vintage posters in flea …

Graphic Design

7 new graphic design tools to make your life easier

The graphic design software scene is very dynamic right now, with new tools being released all the time. Some of these new and updated apps could …

Graphic Design

Free Fonts and Font Pairings for Web, Social Media and Blog Images

Turn your website into a lead generation machine!<p>Get my insider tips on how to drive and convert incredible amounts of traffic to your …

Web Design

Logo Lookalikes: Vintage Predecessors to Contemporary Company Logos - 99% Invisible

Designing a new logo is harder than it looks. Even when designers come up with something they have never seen before it does not necessarily mean …

Design

Aaron Draplin Free Download: A Checklist for Handing Off Design Files

If you’re in the design world, you’ve heard of Aaron Draplin.<p>But in case you haven’t: “Bred from the loins of the proud Midwest, this little fucker …

Digital Design

Raise a Glass: Award-Winning Beer Packaging Designs

It’s St. Patty’s Day, and after several years of living in Chicago (the site of this year’s HOW Design Live), I learned that the luckiest holiday of …

Graphic Design

8 great examples of graphic design portfolios

When it comes to creating a graphic design portfolio, there are a number of tips you should follow, but there’s no ‘one correct way’ to lay it out. …

Graphic Design

Responsive Logo Design & Branding Guide for Websites | JUST™ Creative

The Designer’s Guide To Responsive Logos<p>Posted on 29<br>'17 Jan Posted on January 29, 2017 <br>Archived under Guest Articles, Logo Design JUST™ Leave a …

Web Design

UX Design Tips For Dropdown Navigation Menus

<b>Dropdown menus</b> have come a long way thanks to modern JavaScript and CSS3 effects. But not all dropdowns are created equal, and some UX strategies …

30+ Examples of Innovative and Experimental Navigation Experiences

In this article we want to go beyond the common and safe navigation patterns that provide an easy and natural way to access content. Everybody knows …

Web Design

Best Practices for Scrolling

Infinite, or long, scrolling is quickly becoming a standard navigation pattern. This navigation structure lends itself well to all sorts of sites …

Web Design

New website Logobook archives logos going back to the 50s

Created by a group of Swiss designers, who are now located around the world, Logobook aims to serve as both a resource and an inspiration to design …

Web Design

The Do's and Don'ts of Infographic Typography [Free Guide]

Learn how to improve your infographic designs -- HubSpot and Venngage compiled all of the do's and don'ts you need to be successful!

Typography

10 Fonts to Follow in 2017

The first two months of 2017 have already gone by and new trends are emerging in the web design industry. For example, 2017 is going to be the year …

Typography

25 Logo Design Ideas For Outrageously Good Logos

Share!<p>When creating a brand for a company, designing the logo is the important part of the branding process. The logo and the name, are the first …

Logos

Create perfect social media images with this handy cheat sheet

Whether you're using Twitter, Facebook, or still clinging on to Google Plus, one thing you'll notice is that social media platforms like to make …

Infographics

10 rules for making user-friendly web forms

Despite the evolution of human-computer interaction, forms still remain one of the most important types of interaction for users. People who use your …

Usability

Love is in the Paper: 11 Beautiful Wedding Invitations

<i>Did you forget all about Valentine’s Day? At least you won’t forget about the Early-Bird deadline for the PRINT Regional Design Awards. (Because this</i> …

Graphic Design

Free Fonts With Personality And Style

The sharing spirit in the design community is remarkable. Designers spend countless hours on side projects and without asking for anything in return, …

Web Design

The Building Blocks of Visual Design

<i>Visual design is about creating and making the general aesthetics of a product consistent. To create the aesthetic style of a website or app, we work</i> …

Digital Design

20 Great Web Designs for Your Inspiration

We are back finally with yet another one of those long posts, so get your scrolling fingers out and check out some the new inspiring web designs …

Web Design

41 Really Nice Editorial Designs

In our graphic design galleries we present the latest of our findings from the wonderful world of design. Great quality design work from various …

Graphic Design

Typography: Noway Font + Icons Free Download

Noway font plus icons is a graphic design and typography post shared by atipo ® on their Behance profile. Noway was originally designed as a …

8 great uses of typography in business cards

Creating a great business card is all about playing to your strengths, and conveying what you’re about in both the text and the design itself. So …

Graphic Design

The Rules for Modern Navigation

Websites provide access to all sorts of information. Whether we want to to learn more about an organization, purchase an item, donate to a cause, or …

Usability

Popular Web Animation Techniques

Functional and delightful, animation is one of the staples of modern web design. Details of interaction design is what makes a fundamental difference …