When it comes to designing a business logo, you’re performing a balancing act. The perfect logo combines design elements that reflect your brand’s identity and appeal to your target audience. That’s a pretty tall order, but you can make it a lot easier by learning the necessary elements for a balanced logo. Continue reading
There are thousands of free ebooks available for web designers and developers online. There has been no language, no point of discussion, or no trend that has not, at one time or another, been extensively explored and analyzed, and eventually published into a book. The great news is quite a lot of these books are available for free! And I have collected my 50 favorites for you! Continue reading
Responsive design has to go beyond optimizing for different screen sizes, write Code and Theory’s Dan Gardner and Mike Treff. Responsive design, which allows designers and developers to build websites that adapt to every screen size, is one of the most empowering web tools to be adopted in the last decade. But adapting to the screen is only the first frontier of a new, responsive web. Today, users expect online experiences that not only respond to what device they’re using, but also their location, time of day, what they’ve already read, and events happening in real time. To capture a user’s attention for the next generation of the web, you’ll need more than just responsive design. You’ll need a responsive philosophy.
Great UI design is the key to success – but achieving in practice isn’t easy. Follow our expert tips to help you on your way. As its name implies, great user interface (UI) design should revolve around the needs of the target user. That is why user interface design principles are so important. All else is secondary, including the aesthetic – although in many cases form goes hand-in-hand with function. But while the concept of good UI design may be easy to get your head around, it’s not so easy to achieve in practice. Here we gather together some expert tips from the cream of the design industry. Follow these and you won’t go far wrong…
This time last year I made 7 predictions for web design in 2014, with mixed results (I’m looking at you SVG). This year, I’ve sought out 10 web design trends that will be big in 2015, and what you need to survive them. I’ve omitted predictions that are too obvious to include: mobile will continue to grow, large image backgrounds will be popular; instead I’ve focused on trends driven by three clear patterns in the current web design landscape: The growing influence of site-builders is forcing web designers to seek out unique craft skills; technology continues to roll onwards, influencing the sites we design; and some of the most established names on the Web have grown too unwieldy to keep pace with demand.
Adobe Photoshop is the most commonly used design tool, it is the best and versatile design tool for website Designing.
But sometimes Photoshop is limited for some reason, but with the use of proper plugins Photoshop might work like a dream.
Today we are showcasing some of the best Photoshop plugins for web designers to speed up workflow.
Seeking some inspiration but don’t know where to look? Head over to Twitter and follow these top design agencies who will point you in the right direction.
Whether you work in graphic design, web design or 3D, the web is full of inspiring content and Twitter is a great place to find it. But the social media service can often be an overwhelming experience if you don’t know where to look. Continue reading
Web design is continuously changing and it’s important to know what techniques work and which ones don’t. If you are creating a new site or are about to re-design the current one that you have, you will make sure you want to include these 5 features into it. They are essential to a properly working website that will retain visitors and help convert them. Continue reading
As many designers already know, trends in the design community come and go, and they enjoy varying levels of success and longevity. Some enjoy a better reception than others, and some suffer through a surprisingly short shelf life. Single page web designs certainly aren’t a new trend for 2015 but, its continuance suggests that it’s more practical and effective than most. Like all trends, single page sites have their advantages and shortcomings, but in a world where thousands of new websites are created daily, a single page web design may be the best way to cater to the ever-shortening human attention span. Continue reading
Website Development can be a great career option if you love to code, love to design and love to develop some awesome websites. Developing Websites now become very easily these days as some content management systems like wordpress, joomla can be very helpful to you to make delightful websites. For that you have just basic knowledge of programming languages like html ,css, Asp.Net, PHP, Java, Jquery etc. So if you want to learn or increase knowledge about web development then you must have to go through these sites. Continue reading