Inspiration

  • 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...

  • Use of Blur Backgrounds in Website Design: Beautiful Examples

    Use of Blur Backgrounds in Website Design: Beautiful Examples

    Nataly Birch  •  April 29, 2013

    Together with wide screen photo backgrounds which are frequently used tools for website decorations, blur backgrounds have thoroughly settled and found their niche in modern...

  • Skillfully Crafted Event Website Designs

    Skillfully Crafted Event Website Designs

    Nataly Birch  •  April 25, 2013

    For many organizations that stay behind different kinds of events or exhibitions, including festivals or conferences, there comes a time when simple flyers, forums and traditional...

  • 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...

  • Use of Huge Sliders in Website Design: Best Practice

    Use of Huge Sliders in Website Design: Best Practice

    Nataly Birch  •  April 18, 2013

    Being one of the main conditions of creating website designs, multi-device support is a definitely hot trend and must-have nowadays. But when we are speaking about responsiveness...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Circular Elements in Website Design – Best Practice

    Circular Elements in Website Design – Best Practice

    Nataly Birch  •  April 14, 2013

    Despite of being one of the basic geometric shapes, circle is not such a frequent guest in website design; of course, I do not consider social media icons. There are a lot of...

  • Explicit Grid-based Website Designs: Showcase and Practice

    Explicit Grid-based Website Designs: Showcase and Practice

    Nataly Birch  •  April 10, 2013

    Nowadays, majority of website designs are based on grids; days of chaotic layouts are gone, and today is the era of ordering and structuring, although it is invisible to the naked...

  • 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...