First Sneak Peek of Slides Framework

Adrian  •  Resources  •  August 10, 2015
First Sneak Peek of Slides Framework

This summer we’re engaged in an interesting project and today have a sneak peek for you. It’s probably the most beautiful product we’ve ever made. We spent a lot of time finding the right balance of beautiful design, easy code and seamless animation. Here’s a sneak peek video so you can start to imagine what is possible for you to do with...

Top 10 Mistakes that Make your Website Look Unprofessional

Heidi Pungartnik  •  Design, Website Design  •  August 10, 2015
Top 10 Mistakes that Make your Website Look Unprofessional

Building your own website can seem like a good idea for money-strapped entrepreneurs. You can just get a designer on board later on, when your startup gains some ground, then you’ll worry about insignificant things like that. Right? Actually, design can prove to be much more important for your fledgling business than you may imagine. When you run an online business,...

GUIs, Wireframes and Sketch Templates for Apple Watch Apps

Nataly Birch  •  Graphics, Resources  •  August 7, 2015
GUIs, Wireframes and Sketch Templates for Apple Watch Apps

Apple Watch is one of the hottest products of the year. Designers are going wild with their concepts for watch apps and mockups. Behance and Dribbble are filled with incredible, sophisticated and pioneering UI designs for the Apple Watch. If you are still feeling the frenzy over this high-tech gadget, then this post is just for you. Free Templates for Apple Watch Apps WATCH...

25 Delightful Flat Design 2.0 Websites for Inspiration

Jerry Cao  •  Inspiration, Websites Examples  •  August 4, 2015
25 Delightful Flat Design 2.0 Websites for Inspiration

Bigger. Better. More intricate details. These days, flat design has progressed into something a little less… flat. In an on-point description of the newest iteration, Ryan Allen calls it “Flat Design 2.0.” His article for Dapper Gentlemen lays out what flat design was before, what it is now, and even sheds some light on why. Flat design remains a popular technique today...

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...

16 CSS3 and jQuery Loading Animations Solutions

Adrian  •  Coding  •  July 30, 2015
16 CSS3 and jQuery Loading Animations Solutions

The largest resource of CSS3 and jQuery Loading animations is now in your hands. You will be surprised to see the amazing animated series as we bring for you the best of the run. Before loading animation was tough and was restricted only to the Gif format but now with powerful technologies and browsers (the canvas and VML), you can also load it with the CSS3 and jQuery . It...

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...

Base CSS and Navigation Systems in Bootstrap

Sam Norton  •  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...