Shanti de Ruyter

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4 Things Every Kid Needs to Hear From Their Father

By Mike Berry<p>As much as I hate to admit it, I have made my children cry. It’s happened a handful of times over the past decade. It breaks my heart to …

More Awesome Fonts Art Directors Should Have In Their Collection

<b>We last put</b> together a series of awesome fonts specially curated for art directors and designers. Now, we are back with more typefaces that you can …

The Art of Mixing Google Typefaces – Intro #2

Google Fonts is one of the largest – if not <i>the</i> largest – font directories on the web. It currently contains well over 600 font families, all of which …

Featured: Custom Lettering and Typeface Design by Andrew Footit

Andrew Footit is a self-taught graphic designer from Johannesburg specialising in branding, custom lettering and creating custom typefaces. A fan of …

Canada Type

As we announced recently, we’ve added a ton of new fonts to the Typekit library from the extensive collection at WebINK. Among those foundries is …

fonts-design-resources

Fonts<p>Fonts selection and resources for type designers.<p>April 30, 2018<p>8:39 pm<p>Every week, we’ll give you an overview of the best deals for designers, …

70 Free Hipster Fonts for 2018

How do you define a hipster?<p>A hipster is a person who stays updated with the latest trends; someone who is hip. Yet another definition for hipster …

8 Free Scratch Vector Textures

Friends, today’s freebie is a set of 8 free scratch textures in vector format. I have prepared these textures from the photos I had taken during my …

245+ Best Free Fonts

Fonts are always important in creating mind blowing designs. Choosing an appropriate font for your design is an crucial task for every designer. Free …

Dear web designer, let's stop breaking the affordance of scrolling

Big picture + arrow down = lazy design<p>We’ve all seen it. You get on a website and there it is: a massive edge-to-edge picture, and it's beautiful… …

40 Smart Tricks To Keep Your Kids Organized

No promises your kids will oblige, though.

These 30 essential iPhone 6 tricks and tips will help you master it

Life is hard enough without having to factor in modern technology. The iPhone 6 and 6 Plus were two of the most lauded and intuitive smartphones to …

The Weirdest Roadside Attraction in Every State

<i>By: Sophie-Claire Hoeller</i><p><i>Credit: Shutterstock.com</i><p>There's nothing better than a great American cross-country road trip: soaking in the nation's majestic beauty, eating in tiny roadside diners, driving 150 miles out of the way to take a selfie in front of... a giant ball of string! Oh say, can you …

The Road To Hana Is The Shortest, Most Beautiful Road Trip You'll Ever Take

Road trips are virtually non-existent in Hawaii. There are no exciting state lines to cross and you'd never be able to complete a successful round of the license plate game. Nonetheless, we're convinced that we've found a Hawaii drive that packs all of the best things about road-tripping into fewer …

The Ultimate Road Trip Guide to Joshua Tree

If you’re not feeing the redwoods and are more in the mood for desert, there’s no better place to go than <b>Joshua Tree National Park.</b> It might be a …

Creative and Unusual Ideas

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Computer Algorithm Spits Out Route For Ultimate American Road Trip

Culture<p>Share<p>Share on Facebook Click me! Share on Twitter Click me! Copy Link<p>There’s nothing quite so uniquely American as taking a cross-country road …

The ultimate European road trip! Travelling 16,000 miles and taking in 45 places, U.S. scientist maps out the perfect getaway

• <b>Randy Olsen has come up with route using an algorithm that calculates shortest distance for a special road trip</b>• <b><br>Journey takes in 45 stop-offs in</b> …

10 apps that will make your life infinitely easier

We get by with a little help from our apps.<p>From smartphone apps that help get you places to those that remind you about morning meetings to those …

Apps

Top Free 2018 HTML5 Animation Tools To Set Your Pages In Motion

4.86/5 (14)<p><i>Photo by @neveinfocus</i><p>Would you like to know what websites look absolutely lovable for me? I definitely like <b>dynamic</b> websites, the ones that …

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10 Things Productive People Do Before Bed

The most productive people all have certain habits in their daily routines that contribute to their success. They understand that their success …

Swifty Teaches Apple’s New Programming Language On Your iPhone

Last summer, Apple surprised almost everyone at WWDC with the announcement of Swift, a new programming language for iOS and Mac development.<p>The language feels like something Apple would invent. Like several of the languages currently popular in web development, it has a concise, readable syntax …

Swipes is one of the most beautiful task managers we've ever seen

Would you believe me if I told you a popular iOS app with a design that would make Jony Ive smile has come to Android and embraced Material Design? …

20 typography mistakes every beginner makes – And how you can avoid them – Learn

<i>Much more than just arranging pretty fonts on a nice background, typography is an essential part of most designs — one that can make or break a whole</i> …

7 best practices for creating mockups

Photoshop has a large following of devoted users, thanks to its deep wealth of features, options, and user-created content. This list of the 250 best …

The Secret Lives of the Tiny People In Architectural Renderings

Selling a big urban idea isn’t easy. More than ever, architects rely on jaw-dropping images to convince their clients to spend millions on their …

This museum wants you to touch the art and take lots of pictures

It figures that the city known for generating the most Instagram selfles would open a museum to attract selfie shooters.<p>Art in Island, an interactive art museum in a suburban Manila, Philippines, has installations designed for visitors to incorporate themselves into master 3-D copies of some …

Our Favorite Typefaces of 2014

The Most Remote and Beautiful Landscape in the World Is in Westfjords, Iceland

It’s early June and a mild 53 degrees, but the overland trail to Galtarviti is still blocked by heavy snow. So we’re on the backup route, a path …