Breadcrumbs Web Design Examples and Best Practices

Adrian  •  Inspiration, Websites Examples  •  June 14, 2013
Breadcrumbs Web Design Examples and Best Practices

In order to do so you can implement the breadcrumbs in your web designs. It augments the standard of your website and hence attracts the viewers to the site. Basically, these are text-based links. Normally, the font of breadcrumbs is few points smaller than the original text size of the content of the website. When you build a website what should be your prime focus? Of course...

Interview: How to Earn $1,000 with a One-page Website

Adrian  •  Inspiration, Interviews  •  June 13, 2013
Interview: How to Earn $1,000 with a One-page Website

Today, we will tell you the story of how one of our partners earned $1,000 in the first month using the Designmodo affiliate program. You might not think that’s a lot of money, but the essential part of this story tells that this amount was earned (and, by the way, continues being earned) with a one-page site. So, let us introduce to you Ahmet Sülek – creator of...

New Apple Look Doesn’t Fully Embrace Flat Design

Carrie Cousins  •  App Design, Design  •  June 11, 2013
New Apple Look Doesn’t Fully Embrace Flat Design

The web was full of speculation in the weeks and days leading to WWDC 2013 – iOS 7 would be flat. I’m glad I did not jump on that train. Apple will not employ a completely flat design scheme with the iOS upgrade; it just touches on it. The company did all but ditch the skeuomorphic look that has been almost a trademark of the brand since the release of the first iPhones in...

Examples of Mobile Applications with Circular Vibe

Nataly Birch  •  Apps Examples, Inspiration  •  June 11, 2013
Examples of Mobile Applications with Circular Vibe

Circle shape is considered to be one of the quickest objects perceived by human eye. It means that our brains is capable of processing information within a circle a bit faster than data located in accustomed rectangles or squares. This ability is truly vital for small gesture-based interfaces, which are typical for mobile devices, and in most cases, becomes a determinant...

Flat Design and Fonts

Carrie Cousins  •  Design, Fonts, Resources  •  June 10, 2013
Flat Design and Fonts

Flat is in. We’ve discussed the trend in depth here at Designmodo. And you have responded with lots of questions. We will try to answer one of those popular queries today. “What are the best fonts to use with flat design?” Throughout this post you will see websites using flat design techniques paired with information about fonts used on the site in the top right corner....

Line by Line Website Designs based on Horizontal Stripe Layout

Nataly Birch  •  Inspiration, Websites Examples  •  June 9, 2013
Line by Line Website Designs based on Horizontal Stripe Layout

Although, it is widely believed that every project calls for unique solution, there are long established and time-tested approaches that can effectively arrange content on your website and work perfectly well for vast number of cases. For example, grid-based layouts are fairly common and are involved in almost every second project. There are different kinds of layouts such as...

How to Combine Typefaces

Zolani Stewart  •  Design  •  June 8, 2013
How to Combine Typefaces

I recently finished reading Tim Brown’s new book “Combining Typefaces.” It’s 63 pages. You can buy it for less than $5 on FiveSimpleSteps, as a pdf or epub. Combining Typefaces is a dense book. It goes through a lot of concepts very quickly, but I’m a fan of that. The book may be primarily about combining types, but I think it serves as a great introduction to...

Top Usability Mistakes in Web Design

Christian Vasile  •  Design, UX Design, Website Design  •  June 7, 2013
Top Usability Mistakes in Web Design

High-quality usability has been the center of discussions in the industry in the past ten years, as it becomes more and more important for users. Good usability can also help build brand awareness and can generally improve a user’s opinion of a website and even a company. There is so much focus on usability today because big and small companies showed how important a good...

Clever and Conspicuous Tagline is a First Step to a Good Acquaintance

Nataly Birch  •  Inspiration, Websites Examples  •  June 6, 2013
Clever and Conspicuous Tagline is a First Step to a Good Acquaintance

Landing page is considered to be the most viewed page of any website. It usually serves as an intro section that consists of brief information about your business, including such essential stuff as logo, menu, welcoming photo-based or illustration-driven mascotes and, last but not least, tagline. The latter is mainly associated with opening headline which duty is to: Clarify...

Interview with Designer: Marius Roosendaal

Paula Borowska  •  Design, Interviews  •  June 5, 2013
Interview with Designer: Marius Roosendaal

I do a lot of things, but I’m guessing you want to know more about my professional life. I mostly keep myself busy designing interactive and digital stuff, and I’ve been doing that for about 6 years. I also like to look over other people’s shoulders and tell them they need to align something or make something or other red. Aside from that I like to do explorations with...