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10 Best Wordpress Themes to Choose From for Your Next Website Project

With thousands of Wordpress themes to choose from, finding the best one for your site can feel daunting at best.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The digital world is spawning at an exponential rate. Every hour, roughly 1,000 websites are created. We're talking petabytes …

Web Design

Design Collection – Brochure Print Templates

Design collection, a highly professional set of Adobe InDesign templates consisting of a design proposal brochure, one resume, a cover letter, a …

Graphic Design

Friday 5: Affinity Photo – a must-have photo editing app for iPad Pro owners [Video]

When Serif’s Ash Hewson took the stage in San Jose during the WWDC 2017 keynote, you just knew that something big was about the be announced. That announcement, which didn’t disappoint, turned out to be Affinity Photo for iPad. The flagship desktop app makes its way to iOS for the first time after …

Smart typography tool generates font pairs in an instant

Pairing font is a constant challenge for designers and typographers. Putting the wrong fonts together can create a discordant look that ruins a …

Wacom developed new styluses optimized for Windows 10 and iOS

Wacom introduced two new styluses today, one optimized for Windows 10 and another for iOS devices. Bamboo Ink, the Windows Ink stylus, is designed for writing, although it comes with three different nibs — soft, medium, and firm — for different feels. The pen works with lots of Windows devices, …

IPad Pro

Simple Geek’s Guide to Building an Affordable and Efficient Website

Let me just start off by saying that there is nothing affordable about my website. BrokeAssStuart.com is huge and expensive, as ironic as that is. …

Web Design

Review: Adobe XD CC (2017 beta)

Nowadays, the ability to design apps – or at least the UI – is a prerequisite for pretty much any designer. However, if you’re not a seasoned digital …

Prototyping

Google launches animation tool so you can turn boring data into cool GIFs

Google wants to be the Giphy for turning boring data into awesome animated illustrations – sort of.<p>The search engine titan announced it has launched a handy animation tool that essentially lets you turn tedious number charts into slightly more entertaining GIF illustrations. The so-called Data GIF …

How to Sign a PDF Document in the iPhone Mail App

Signing a contract via email used to entail a printer, pen, and scanner. But now you can do the whole thing right on your iPhone in the Mail app. Once you’ve perfected your on-screen signature, you can continue to use the same one and even change what color it is. To do this, we’ll use the Markup …

Apps

8 free handwriting fonts for 2017

Need to add a personal feel to your designs? A decent handwriting font can really help to add a fun and friendly feel to whatever you’re working on. …

Typography

What Is Google AutoDraw? Web-Based Tool Can Turn Everyone Into A Designer

Google Creative Lab’s newest experiment is called AutoDraw. It is a web-based tool that makes it easy for everyone to do some design work online. It …

Adobe's Creative Cloud Team Gives Advice for Creating Logos

Design pointers straight from Adobe.<p>Within the world of streetwear, great emphasis is placed on the logo of a brand; serving as the most recognizable part of the brand itself. As design resources continually become less expensive and easier to use, the process of creating a clothing label becomes …

8 big portfolio trends for 2017

While good design doesn’t always mean following the big trends, it’s good to at least know what they are. So in that spirit, this post presents eight …

Graphic Design

The best alternatives to Adobe Illustrator

Raster vs. vector images<p>A little bit of tech speak is required to establish the fundamental differences between the two main types of graphics …

10 Powerful Apps To Help You Manage Email Like A Boss

Email is an inherent part of our daily life. It’s hard to imagine a week or even a day without it. We use it for regular communication, marketing, negotiation, business and more. But it can get distracting and destructive.<p>Most of the time your inbox gets overloaded because of poor email management …

Apps

Psychology Principles & Laws To Influence People with Your Designs

This curated post is authored by Graphic Designer, Jacob CassThe post Psychology Principles & Laws To Influence People with Your Designs appeared …

UI Design

20 Free Brush Fonts with Elegant Details

Looking for some elegant, free brush fonts? Here’s what you’ve been looking for, a hand-picked collection of brush fonts with beautiful …

Typography

Powerful new drawing app Linea is perfect for Apple Pencil

Iconfactory, the awesome team behind apps like Twitterrific and Flare, just launched a stellar new drawing app for iPad. It’s called Linea, and it’s a perfect match for Apple Pencil, offering all the tools you’ll need for sketching, taking notes, and more.<p>“Modern drawing apps are powerful, but they …

Free Polygon Backgrounds and Textures

by Bradley Nice, Content Manager at ClickHelp.co<p>Polygon backgrounds are pretty famous among web designers. Most of the polygon environments are …

How to power up your menus with CSS animation

It's through animation that we make sense of the world: doors swing open, cars drive to their destinations, lips curl into smiles. Even the things …

Graphics

8 Incredible Online Resources for Creative Design Inspiration

<i>Design, whether it’s for print, digital marketing, editorials or websites, requires constant creative juice. But even the most prolific and</i> …

Why High-Skilled Freelancers Are Leaving Corporate Life Behind

In some industries, there’s now one freelance “comprehensivist” where there used to be a team of specialists.<p>On a sunny November day in San Francisco’s Mission District, inside the offices of Stamen Design (a studio known for cool-looking maps), I met what you might call a unicorn of the modern …

UC Berkeley

Weekly News for Designers (N.334)

Advertise here with BSA<br>This is our popular weekly design news post where we share our favorite design related articles, resources and freebies from …

Web Design

Adobe's 2016 plans for Creative Cloud: Mobility, workflows and enterprise integration

The creative software giant will enhance its mobile offerings, link them with desktop applications via sophisticated asset workflows, develop tools …

Adobe

Adobe's Project Comet now available as Adobe XD public preview

Designers of mobile apps and websites have been eagerly awaiting Abobe's user experience design, prototyping and sharing tool. Creative Cloud users …

Adobe

Craft the perfect portfolio this weekend

A fresh online presence is essential if you want to progress as a designer or illustrator – and for students graduating this summer, it's equally …

Graphic Design

Collective #210

Inspirational Website of the Week: 56A smooth transitioning scrolling experience with impeccable typography and layout choices made us pick 56 this …

Web Design

50+ fresh resources for designers, March 2016

How’s it going, compadres? This month’s roundup hand-picked from all across the web includes icons, design assets, illustrations, vector artwork, UI …

Web Design

A Behind-the-Brush Look at Kyle T. Webster’s Photoshop Mastery

One of the Photoshop community’s most admirable qualities is its collaborative spirit. Artists helping each other and benefiting from each other’s …

Digital Art