The Bricks – User Interface Framework

Adrian  •  Freebies  •  August 6, 2012
The Bricks – User Interface Framework

The Bricks is a Free set of User Interface components designed to facilitate the creation of design or prototype for the future website. This package will help you save your time in the process of development of components, and will become an excellent basis for creating website from design to code. Don’t waste your time drawing numerous shapes, when they are already...

Useful Adobe Illustrator CS6 Tutorials

Adrian  •  Resources  •  August 5, 2012
Useful Adobe Illustrator CS6 Tutorials

Adobe has many more things to give to the industry of Photoshop and that was proved once again on 23 April 2012 when Adobe launched Creative Suite 6, which is considered as one of the best release of the industry. Professionals are calling it one of the best upgrades in the history of Photoshop. We all know that Adobe illustrator is a great tool for graphic designers. However,...

Five Ways to Encourage Investment in Your Web Design Business

Cindy Lau  •  Resources  •  August 4, 2012
Five Ways to Encourage Investment in Your Web Design Business

A successful web company is one based on innovative ideas and online capability. Not only is it necessary to establish a functional, easy to use and beautiful web page, much of your business’s success online will be down to your web marketing strategies. Your company’s ongoing success, maintenance and expansion will inevitably become dependent on an injection of...

Expert Tips on Designing the Ultimate User Experience

Jenna Scaglione  •  Design, UX Design  •  August 3, 2012
Expert Tips on Designing the Ultimate User Experience

User experience (UX) is one of the most important aspects of a website’s design and structure. It determines how visitors interact with the site, how they feel while using it, and their overall experience. If the experience is valuable and pleasant, you have done your job. If not, you need to adjust until you find the sweet spot. Is user experience that simple? Hardly....

The Many Meanings of Yellow: From Warmth and Happiness to Caution

Carrie Cousins  •  Design  •  August 2, 2012
The Many Meanings of Yellow: From Warmth and Happiness to Caution

We all dream in color. Every design concept and sketch comes with some sort of color association. But what do those colors mean? What associations are we making just with that choice alone? Yellow is considered the brightest and most cheerful of all the colors in the rainbow. Here we take a look at yellow – meanings, color pairings and sites that are doing it well. But...

WordPress Shortcodes Plugin + 3 Premium WP Themes – only $19!

Adrian  •  Resources  •  August 1, 2012
WordPress Shortcodes Plugin + 3 Premium WP Themes – only $19!

WordPress has become more and more powerful in the last years, gaining users and enthusiasts because of its easy-to-use interface and a variety of content building options. Because of the growing number of users, changes and improvements are always welcome. Shortcodes come in handy when you need to write code fast and the system could help you out with that. As shortcodes are...

The Aesthetics of Wireframes and the Importance of Context

Marcin Treder  •  Design, UX Design  •  July 31, 2012
The Aesthetics of Wireframes and the Importance of Context

Welcome to the second part of our online course on wireframing and creating design documentation. Hope you enjoyed the first part and you now deeply understand the difference between the common deliverables of the User Experience Design Process: wireframes, prototypes and mockups. It’s time to take the next step and get our hands dirty (metaphorically speaking). Today...

Dark Amber UI – Web User Interface Kit

Adrian  •  Shop  •  July 30, 2012
Dark Amber UI – Web User Interface Kit

Dark Amber UI is a premium PSD User Interface Kit for web and mobile applications that was made with love in every single pixel. The kit contains components to help designers and developers create web and mobile interfaces with ease. Dark Amber UI will help you avoid “reinventing the wheel” because it is a framework for new projects. Dark Amber UI includes: 60+...

New Sets of Free Social Media Icons

Adrian  •  Resources  •  July 29, 2012
New Sets of Free Social Media Icons

Numerous websites are launched everyday on the internet and it has become quite difficult and challenging to make your site attractive and stunning enough to draw substantial number of visitors. The most effective method to make your website popular is by linking it with social networking websites like Facebook, Twitter, StumbleUpon, Google+, YouTube, LinkedIn, Reddit and many...

Useful Resources to Convert Websites for Mobile Devices

Adrian  •  Resources  •  July 28, 2012
Useful Resources to Convert Websites for Mobile Devices

Internet access has taken a new turn with the introduction of Smartphones in the industry. With a Smartphone in your hand, you don’t need to seat in front of a desktop or to carry the laptop with you wherever you go. Actually, this tech savvy generation keeps in touch with the internet through their handy, high class mobile devices. That is why they frequently visit those...