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  • Top Usability Mistakes in Web Design

    Top Usability Mistakes in Web Design

    Christian Vasile  •  June 7, 2013

    High-quality usability has been the center of discussions in the industry in the past ten years, as it becomes more and more important for users. Good usability can also help...

  • Increasing Usability for E-mail Newsletters

    Increasing Usability for E-mail Newsletters

    Christian Vasile  •  May 30, 2013

    E-mail marketing has been very popular in the past ten years and it still is, most likely because of its relatively reduced costs, low amount of work required and quite large...

  • Beautiful Examples of Flat Icons Design

    Beautiful Examples of Flat Icons Design

    Christian Vasile  •  April 17, 2013

    Flat Design is one of the newest approaches in web design, aiming for simplicity and powerful visual impact and using shapes as patterns and backgrounds. Microsoft’s Metro user...

  • Flat Web Design: Beautiful Examples of Websites

    Flat Web Design: Beautiful Examples of Websites

    Christian Vasile  •  April 2, 2013

    Flat Design is a new trend labeled by the community as an interface striking similar to Microsoft’s Metro UI because it leaves drop shadows, embossing, subtle textures and...

  • Jony Ive (Apple) Working Closer with iOS Designers, Pushing for Flat Design

    Jony Ive (Apple) Working Closer with iOS Designers, Pushing for Flat Design

    Christian Vasile  •  March 22, 2013

    In the past couple of months we here at Desigmodo did a lot of improvements to our flat user interface package, which you can find here, but it seems we are not the only ones...

  • Twitter Bootstrap 3: New Release Preview – Mobile First

    Twitter Bootstrap 3: New Release Preview – Mobile First

    Christian Vasile  •  March 12, 2013

    The popular framework created by two Twitter employees some years ago, Twitter Bootstrap, reached huge success on the internet because it helps designers build websites faster and...

  • Responsive Typography in Web Design: Understanding and Using

    Responsive Typography in Web Design: Understanding and Using

    Christian Vasile  •  November 30, 2012

    Responsive web design, also abbreviated as RWD, is a well-known concept on the internet nowadays. It is very popular and was introduced about 4-5 years ago to the masses. Since...

  • Modern UI Style Design by Microsoft

    Modern UI Style Design by Microsoft

    Christian Vasile  •  November 8, 2012

    What’s Modern UI? Modern UI is a new design language created and made popular by Microsoft with the introduction of Windows 8, however the interface was used for the first time...

  • Responsive Email Newsletter Design: Increase Mobile Readership

    Responsive Email Newsletter Design: Increase Mobile Readership

    Christian Vasile  •  August 27, 2012

    We’ve been talking about the concept of Responsive Web Design (RWD) quite a lot lately and we took it even further away with tools for responsive images and others. Soon we will...

  • Adobe Photoshop CS6 Keyboard Shortcuts for Windows and Mac

    Adobe Photoshop CS6 Keyboard Shortcuts for Windows and Mac

    Christian Vasile  •  August 23, 2012

    Back when I started using Photoshop, the shortcuts available were still a new thing for me. I was using the mouse way too much and I can say this always slowed down the processes...