List of Free Food Icons for Restaurant-Themed UIs

Nataly Birch  •  Icons, Resources  •  August 3, 2015
List of Free Food Icons for Restaurant-Themed UIs

Rigorous attention to detail is what converts a simple design into a real masterpiece. Although it seems that regular users will not notice the difference, however, as practice shows they not just feel but also see it. It is like Flemish art, which excels in thoroughness and particularization that instantly strikes the eye and naturally stands out from others. Thoroughness...

Create a Flat Smartphone Illustration in Adobe Illustrator

Andrei Ștefan  •  Adobe Illustrator, Tutorials  •  July 30, 2015
Create a Flat Smartphone Illustration in Adobe Illustrator

So, for some time now Apple’s iPhone has created a real craze in such a way that there are now tons and tons of flat styled illustrations depicting the device. Don’t get me wrong I love the thingy but I kind of got sick and tired of the same old same old depiction so I decided to make a cool little gadget that uses familiar elements but stands out as its own. Of course...

Material Design Lite – A Giant Library of Web Components

Paula Borowska  •  Design  •  July 27, 2015
Material Design Lite – A Giant Library of Web Components

Google Developer team recently released a library of components in their Material Design style called Material Design Lite, or MDL for short. It’s a library filled with numerous design components like buttons, forms, and everything else your heart could desire really. They are considering this library to be framework-agnostic in order to make it extremely flexible for people...

Trend Breakdown: New Ways to Use the Hamburger Icon

Nataly Birch  •  Icons Examples, Inspiration  •  July 23, 2015
Trend Breakdown: New Ways to Use the Hamburger Icon

Meant to be really simple, functional, intuitive and memorable like any “road sign,” the hamburger menu icon stole the show last year and became an integral element of any modern website and mobile app design, though it has been with us for more than 30 years. Created by the talented and amazing Norm Cox for the first graphical user interface, Xerox Star, it...

35+ Clean Modern Brochures Examples

Adrian  •  Inspiration  •  July 22, 2015
35+ Clean Modern Brochures Examples

Brochures are an extremely effective promotional tool. The secret of its success lies in the fact that it combines high information capacity with innumerable possibilities for producing visual impression. Brochures come handy anywhere: in your office or in any area like a shop or any other public place where your target customer is very likely to appear. The aim of a designer...

Base CSS and Navigation Systems in Bootstrap

Sam Norton  •  Bootstrap, Coding  •  July 22, 2015
Base CSS and Navigation Systems in Bootstrap

In the last article we discussed Bootstrap CSS grids and elements. For the second part of our tutorial, we’re going to study the different base elements and navigation system. Using the Base CSS Styling HTML elements — which includes headings, paragraphs, forms and tables — is easy but can take some time in the process of web development. Here, we’ll...

How GreatSimple Earned Over $10,000 in Their First Month on Designmodo Market

Adrian  •  Inspiration, Interviews  •  July 20, 2015
How GreatSimple Earned Over $10,000 in Their First Month on Designmodo Market

Hey, readers! Today we want tell the story of some guys that made $10,000 in the first month on Designmodo Market. It’s a great milestone for a small studio from Russia. They are GreatSimple and have some brilliant products on the market, take look here. Here’s an interview with the founder of GreatSimple, Alexey Rybin. – First off, we would like to...

Progress Indicators as an Essential Part of Website

Nataly Birch  •  Inspiration, Websites Examples  •  July 19, 2015
Progress Indicators as an Essential Part of Website

Used mainly in online stores in order to increase conversion rates, progress indicators make users pass the required procedures which are necessary to complete the purchase. Along with a shopping cart it is the basis of quality and thought-out site. Each of you encounters it numerous times and not necessarily during visiting an e-commerce site. Majority of large respectable...

25 Free and Premium Admin HTML Website Templates and Layouts

Adrian  •  Resources, Templates  •  July 18, 2015
25 Free and Premium Admin HTML Website Templates and Layouts

When you are willing to have a website for your company or for any other purpose you have to have many pages that are significant and helpful for the success of the entire site. Admin page is one such sector which you cannot ignore. There are lots of admin templates in the market that can be downloaded for free. However, not all of them are equally efficient in quality. As a...

The Ultimate UX Design of the Perfect CTA Button

Jerry Cao  •  Design, UX Design  •  July 17, 2015
The Ultimate UX Design of the Perfect CTA Button

Buttons  are one of the most important elements to create, especially if you use them for calls to action. If you wait to the last minute, you may be risking your conversions. Image source: Dropbox In this post, we’ll go over button size, style, placement and color — everything you need to know to create an effective call to action that improves the user experience. The...