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15 Blogs and Inspiration Boards for Web Designers

by Bradley Nice, Content Manager at ClickHelp.co<p><b>1.</b> <b>CoDrops — Useful resources and inspiration for creative minds</b><p>CoDrops have an extremely popular …

Meet Me at Starbucks

A Beautiful Series of Photos That Feature Playfully Sparse Narratives Created With Colored Balloons

Graphic artist and photographer Peechaya Burroughs has created a series of photos in which she created beautifully sparse narratives using balloons …

Lifetime Asia

How well can kids cook?<br>More than #JustAKid<p>Catch 8-year-old Chef Estie from Man vs Child: Chef Showdown when she tours Asia from 11-21 Jan. Learn …

‘Harry Potter’ Fans Can Enjoy Christmas Dinner At Hogwart’s Great Hall This Year

Image via Warner Bros.<p><b>This Christmas season,</b> fans of the <i>Harry Potter</i> series will be treated to a one-night only opportunity to dine in Hogwarts’ …

Harry Potter

Innovative Marker Changes Tones As You Color, Creates Seamless Gradients

<b>Artists and illustrators</b> will understand the need for multiple color tones to create artworks of different shades and gradations. However, one would …

Graphics

Breathtaking Drone Footage Of Whales Swimming With Lone Paddleboarder

<b>Taking his drone</b> to the skies of the beautiful coast of Esperance in Western Australia, local Jaimen Hudson captured a breathtaking footage of two …

Drones

‘Fontself’ Lets You Create Hand-Lettered Fonts In Photoshop Illustrator

<b>Want to create</b> your own hand-lettered font? Well, now you can thanks to the following Kickstarter campaign.<p><b>Created by</b> Franz Hoffman, ‘Fontself’ is a …

Typography

Funny Underwear Ad Shows Life From The Point Of View Of Two Testicles

<b>Melbourne-based</b> advertising agency Clemenger BBDO is behind this belly-tickling ad for Bonds that shows life from the perspective of two</b> …

Brilliant Pocket-Sized Camera With 16 Lenses, Designed To Replace A DSLR

Image via video screenshot<p><b>The ‘Light L16’</b> is an impressive pocket-sized camera that boast a total of 16 lenses, designed to replace a bulky DSLR.<p><b>When</b> …

10 Awesome Fonts That Will Add The Wow Factor To Your Creative Projects

<b>If you are</b> on the look out for great new fonts that will add that something special to your creative projects, you would definitely find much to love …

For Designers: Useful Kerning Tips To Help You Improve Your Typography

<i>Image via Creative Market</i><p><b>Bad kerning</b> is one of the most common pet peeves shared by designers—to help you achieve visually appealing typography, …

‘Shame Magnets’ Let Volkswagen Owners Express Their Frustration At The Car Brand

<b>German car maker</b> Volkswagen is currently embroiled in an emissions cheating scandal that has affected a reported 1.2 million cars worldwide and led …

Diesel Emissions

Watch: 8-Year-Olds Reveal The Real Reasons Behind Problems Of Our World

<b>In an effort</b> to simplify the social and environmental issues that continue plague our world, Bristol-based events and communications company …

Short Films

A Cheat Sheet Of Handy Gmail Keyboard Shortcuts For Windows And Mac

<b>SetUpABlogToday.com,</b> who previously gave us these handy cheat sheets for Photoshop and Lightroom, and Adobe Creative Cloud, has compiled useful Gmail …

LOL: Parents Try To Communicate Using Only Emojis For The First Time

<b>These days,</b> it is common for people to use emojis to express their feelings and actions, or even ask questions.<p><b>How would parents</b> fare if they were to …

Communicate

For Designers: New File-Sharing Tool To Edit, Feedback On Visuals In Real Time

<b>‘Spaces’</b> is a new collaboration tool by Hightail—formerly known as YouSendIt—that allows designers to share, edit and feedback on visual assets in …

Project Management

Jazz Up Your Posts With ‘Hidden’ Snapchat Features That You Might Not Know About

Image via IMGembed<p><b>Pro Snapchat users</b> don’t just take photos, they jazz them up with creative filters and detailed drawings.<p><b>Mashable has</b> put together …

Social Media

For Creatives: Awesome Online Resources You Can Use For Your Projects

<b>After bringing you</b> these free resources made by Facebook designers, this minimalist UI kit and iOS and Mac resources, here are more online tools you …

Online Life

‘Over’, A Powerful Mobile App For All Your Creative Needs

<b>Are you looking</b> for a mobile app for all your creative needs? If you are, you should definitely check out ‘Over’.<p><b>Dubbed</b> “the essential app for mobile …

Apps

Fun Web Clock Lets You Learn A New Fun Fact With Every Passing Minute

<b>The ‘Factoclock’ is</b> a web clock that gives you a new fact every minute, allowing you to learn something new every time.<p><b>Some of these</b> facts are also …

In Japan, A Toilet That Looks Like A Gigantic Cake

<b>Hoping to turn</b> the mundane task of visiting the restroom into a cultural experience, the Toilennale Festival in Oita, Japan, has given ordinary …

A Useful Cheat Sheet Of Keyboard Shortcuts For Photoshop CS6

<i>Click to view full enlarged version</i><p><i>Click to view full enlarged version</i><p><b>With graphic designers</b> in mind, the team at ZeroLag have produced a useful, …

Adobe’s Awesome New App Lets You Design Custom Typefaces Quickly And Easily

<b>The recently concluded</b> Adobe MAX conference revealed an upcoming new application in its prototype stages that is a quick and easy solution to …

Cute Hedgehog That Dresses Up And Goes On Adventures Will Make You Smile

<b>Marutaro is an</b> adorable hedgehog that belongs to a Japanese owner. Its delightful photos on Instagram feature the critter dressed up for special …

Hedgehogs

Awesome 8-Bit GIFs Perfectly Capture The Subtle Motion Of Everyday Life

<b>Last year,</b> we featured awesome GIFs by Tumblr user, only identified as ‘1041uuu’.<p><b>These GIFs</b> perfectly capture what modern life in Japan is like in an …

Strangers share their deepest secrets with train passengers in England

Infoviz Graffiti: an Adjustable Pie-Chart Stencil

I designed an adjustable lasercut stencil, suitable for the rapid deployment of pie-chart infographics.<p>The design comes with a set of re-arrangeable …

The Best Walking Tours in Amsterdam

Amsterdam's flat, compact, and lively streets make the city an ideal place to explore on foot. In fact, walking may be the best way to appreciate the …