The Most Popular Keyboard Shortcuts for WordPress Users

Daniel Pintilie  •  WordPress  •  July 9, 2015
The Most Popular Keyboard Shortcuts for WordPress Users

Plenty of web designers and webmasters are passionate about gaming. Whether we admit it or not, every one of us needs recreational time, and a video game is a great way to have fun. On the other hand, some (yes, you may read it as all) video games are truly addictive, aren’t they? Luckily, every software solution has a set of useful shortcuts, including WordPress, the most...

The 4 Essential UX Documents Every Designer Needs

Jerry Cao  •  Design, UX Design  •  July 8, 2015
The 4 Essential UX Documents Every Designer Needs

When it comes to UX documentation, wireframes and prototypes are certainly among the most important. But that’s just the beginning. We’ve actually found four other documents to be extremely practical for everyday design. What sets these four apart is that they help designers understand the users, and that more than anything determines the design’s success. Photo credit:...

17 of the Best Sporting Websites & Apps

Ruaridh Currie  •  Apps Examples, Inspiration, Websites Examples  •  July 6, 2015
17 of the Best Sporting Websites & Apps

Over the last few years I’ve been fortunate enough to work on website & app design for some exciting sports brands. I’ve gotten to know the market pretty well and have spent considerable time researching sports websites & apps. During my research in the area of sports websites I discovered a great many EPL soccer sites, NFL and NBA sites all use the same style of...

4 Tips for Prototyping with Adobe Photoshop Artboards

Clark Wimberly  •  Adobe Photoshop, Tutorials  •  July 3, 2015
4 Tips for Prototyping with Adobe Photoshop Artboards

When Adobe added artboard support a couple of weeks ago, a good portion of the design community—myself included—just about saw their heads explode. If you can’t figure out why artboards are such a big deal, consider what they mean for the screen designer. Or, more accurately, the rise of the screen designer. Switching to a focus on screens in Photoshop makes for better...

Great Font Combinations You Need to Try

Vladimir Kudinov  •  Stories  •  July 1, 2015
Great Font Combinations You Need to Try

In flat and material design, we use more bare typography on web pages. And we need fonts to look nice in combination with each other. You’ve surely noticed the font trends. Each year a favorite font appears in design networks and flashes in all the projects on sites like Behance and Dribbble. At first it was Gotham, then Proxima and Avenir, and now we’ve returned to...

How to Create an Icon Design Workflow in Sketch App 3

Daniel Schwarz  •  Sketch App, Tutorials  •  June 30, 2015
How to Create an Icon Design Workflow in Sketch App 3

Designing an app icon is no easy task. Both Apple and Android employ a Human Interface Guideline that outlines the recommendations and requirements for creating an app icon to accompany your application. It’s mandatory to submit app icons in a range of sizes, for various use-cases, that are compatible with both retina and non-retina screens. And then there’s the optional...

I am Creator – Perspective Edition

Adrian  •  Resources  •  June 29, 2015
I am Creator – Perspective Edition

Scene generator means that you can create own and unique scene by just drag and drop items into special scene. Just paste your design into smartobject and save, item will be automatically upgraded. Most of items, which has different materials have color masks for each material. This feature gives great possibilities for...

Wood & Bone – Promotional Mockups

Adrian  •  Resources  •  June 29, 2015
Wood & Bone – Promotional Mockups

Wood & Bone contains 87 professional, high-resolution mockups. Finally, you have a tool that helps you save time and get the image you need for your next design project. Just drag, drop, save and go! Every image in this pack is professionally photographed with sharp...

30 Sets of Watercolor Free Brushes for Photoshop

Corina Ciripitca  •  Graphics, Resources  •  June 28, 2015
30 Sets of Watercolor Free Brushes for Photoshop

Adding a watercolor effect to a design has become pretty popular lately. Besides it being popular in web design, it also looks really nice when you edit your photos and want something different. It is pretty difficult to replicate the watercolor effect digitally, but with some work and practice you can definitely achieve great results. You just have to follow some tutorials...

20 Useful CSS Graph and Chart Tutorials and Techniques

Adrian  •  Resources, Scripts  •  June 27, 2015
20 Useful CSS Graph and Chart Tutorials and Techniques

Usually, Graphs and Charts are mainly used for representing and organizing a set of numerical data with a graphical representation such as pie chart, line charts, bar graphs and many more. The static images would be reduced using these techniques and enables more access to the contents of the charts and the graphs. The Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) is a language that is used to...