Design

  • Interview with Designer: Fred Nerby

    Interview with Designer: Fred Nerby

    Paula Borowska  •  May 1, 2013

    Fred is another one of the well known faces within our industry thanks to a few of his projects getting very popular on online communities especially Behance. He is a great...

  • Making it Work: Flat Design and Color Trends

    Making it Work: Flat Design and Color Trends

    Carrie Cousins  •  April 26, 2013

    We’ve talked a lot here about the flat design trend here at Designmodo. We’ve raved about it, showed you plenty of cool examples and even developed a free user interface kit...

  • Interview with Patrick Rogan and James Fletcher, The SmorrsCast Founders

    Interview with Patrick Rogan and James Fletcher, The SmorrsCast Founders

    Paula Borowska  •  April 24, 2013

    We started with a simple idea: What drives our community of creators? We wanted to get to know the community and get a glimpse into the minds of designers, developers, and...

  • Trending Now: Designing With Video Backgrounds

    Trending Now: Designing With Video Backgrounds

    Carrie Cousins  •  April 23, 2013

    Looking for a new approach to website design? Why not try video? Done right, using a video background can create a jaw-dropping design that will stop users and encourage them to...

  • Typography in Mobile Design: Important Aspects and Examples

    Typography in Mobile Design: Important Aspects and Examples

    Paula Borowska  •  April 19, 2013

    What makes mobile typography special is the restrictive nature of mobile screens; they are small and used in brightly lit areas so that it is difficult to see anything. Therefore,...

  • Cool Tools are a Must-Have for Web Designers

    Cool Tools are a Must-Have for Web Designers

    Carrie Cousins  •  April 16, 2013

    Admit it, as a designer you are always looking for cool new tips, tools and tricks to enhance your projects and make your life a little easier. Thankfully, new tools, products,...

  • Interview with Drew Melton – Graphic Designer and Typographer

    Interview with Drew Melton – Graphic Designer and Typographer

    Paula Borowska  •  April 15, 2013

    Drew lives by the words of the dear Chuck Close who said “Inspiration is for amateurs; the rest of us just show up and get to work.”  This mindset has led him through in...

  • Designing Mobile Apps, Where to Start?

    Designing Mobile Apps, Where to Start?

    António Pratas  •  April 11, 2013

    Mobile Design is an area of design that started to develop and evolve a couple of years ago. With the launch of the iPhone and the App Store in 2008, the development of mobile...

  • Using the Parallax Trend to Create Visual Interest and Surprise

    Using the Parallax Trend to Create Visual Interest and Surprise

    Carrie Cousins  •  April 9, 2013

    Cool scroll effects are begging to pop up on more and more site designs. The most popular and trendy of these effects is parallax scrolling. The technique – in which website...

  • How to Choose a Typeface

    How to Choose a Typeface

    Zolani Stewart  •  April 5, 2013

    Something I hear from a lot of people is that, when choosing typefaces, they go straight to the popular ones because it’s a lot simpler for them. It’s possible that the...