Michael Pang

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A visual history of human knowledge

How does knowledge grow? Sometimes it begins with one insight and grows into many branches; other times it grows as a complex and interconnected …

7 Steps for Mapping Out a Visual Storytelling Strategy Worth Savoring

When I saw OpenTable’s #SavorTheRoad press release in PR Newswire’s distribution feed, it immediately caught my attention. It combines my passions of …

Monument Valley developer moves into mental health with Moodnotes app

Ustwo had a big hit with mobile game Monument Valley, but now the company is moving into a new apps area: mental health and wellbeing.<p>The UK-based studio is releasing an app called Moodnotes for people to track their moods and develop “healthier thinking habits”, as part of a joint venture with US …

Mental Health

Illustrator Tutorials: 22 New Tutorials to Improve your Drawing Illustration

Learn how to create realistic illustrations, mascot, drawing and vector graphics. With the help of <b>new Adobe Illustrator Tutorials</b> you can easily …

Graphics

7 Actionable Web Design Tips

With the growing popularity of content management systems (CMS) as marketing tools, web design skills are becoming a must have across the marketing …

22 Professional & Artistic Fonts (With Web Fonts and Extended Licensing)

22 Professional & Artistic Fonts (With Web Fonts and Extended Licensing) <b>Just $29</b><p><b>Deal Expired</b> $29<p>Who this deal is for:<p>Graphic designers …

8 great data visualizations from TED Talks

This image looks like a random assortment of blue, yellow and white string. But the lines actually visualize ascending and descending flights into …

The Modern JavaScript Developer’s Toolbox

<i>The Web Platform has gone a long way since HTML5 was first made popular and people started looking into JavaScript as a language that could do build</i> …

JavaScript

Pay what you want to master front-end development

<i>This is a paid placement and if you buy something through this article or on the BGR Store we will receive compensation from retail partners.</i><p>The Pay …

10 exciting typography examples to inspire you

Finding new ways to create unique and exciting type means that you're always on the hunt for inspiration. There's plenty out there, particularly from …

HTML & CSS Examples of Material Design in Action

We touched on Material Design a few months ago (Material Design GUI kits, you should check them out!) just as Google’s innovative visual language …

The 11 Best Code Editors Available in 2015

I recently found myself looking for a new text editor for web development. I’m new to development but I wanted to have a tool that I could become …

Lynn Cherny is joining UM for a year as a Visiting Knight Chair

OK, this hasn't been officially announced yet, but the word is out and spreading fast, and I'm very excited, so here it goes: <b>Lynn Cherny</b> is joining …

Data Visualization

Free ebook: mastering interaction design

How do you define a delightful interaction? When do you know an interface is reacting too quickly? What separates average designs from those that …

Online course: Data Visualization and Infographics with D3.js

I'm happy to announce that <b>Scott Murray</b> and I will be co-teaching an 6-week online course titled <b>Data Visualization and Infographics with D3.js.</b> It …

Data Visualization

Free download: 59 flat-style illustrations

Two of the biggest trends right now are hero headers, and overhead views; this awesome freebie features both of them. You’ll be able to create as …

Graphic Design

110 essential resources for creative freelancers and small business owners

It’s here. Creative Boom’s list of 110 highly recommended, essential resources for creative freelancers and entrepreneurs, because a hundred wasn't …

Where Big Data Jobs Will Be In 2015

Demand for Computer Systems Analysts with big data expertise increased 89.9% in the last twelve months , and 85.40% for Computer and Information Research Scientists.<p>Demand for Python programming expertise increased 96.9% in big-data related positions in the last twelve months.<p>These and other key …

HTML5 Attribute Change Reference for Web Developers

By Curtis Dicken<br>Updated by Rob Gravelle<p>With each iteration of HTML you would expect to see new attributes introduced. Well, HTML5 is no exception. In …

Font of the day: Fela

Here at Creative Bloq, we're big fans of typography and we're constantly on the hunt for new and exciting typefaces – especially free fonts. So, if …

10 Helpful JavaScript Libraries to Animate SVG

SVG is often a resolution-independent video. Meaning it’ll appear beneficial upon any good monitor without enduring virtually any lack of high …

6 CSS Tricks to Align Content Vertically

Let’s talk about vertical alignment in CSS, or to be more precise how it is not doable. CSS has not yet provided an official way to center content …

CSS

Veerle's Blog

A meticulously curated place of repose, a wellspring of inspiration<p>Nurture your creativity! Please sit back and soak in all the design goodness I …

How a new HTML element will make the Web faster

Today, the average size of a webpage is 1.7MB—1MB from images—but change is afoot.<p>The Web is going to get faster in the very near future. And sadly, …

Best Websites — October 2014's Picks

Locating “The Top 10 Websites for Designers” each month is no easy task. HOW art director Adam Ladd meticulously combs the internet in search of …

Graphic Design

Palettab Chrome Extension Serves Up Color Themes and Fonts

Looking for font/color theme ideas? Palettab, a Chrome browser extension whose mission in life is to generate ideas for your creative projects, is conveniently located in the next tab.<p>Run by COLOURlovers, an international online community of over 4 million, each palette of five colors has its own …