Spice up your Website with Organic Stuff – Best Practice

Nataly Birch  •  Inspiration, Websites Examples  •  June 3, 2013
Spice up your Website with Organic Stuff – Best Practice

Earthy colors, wooden textures, grass photo backgrounds, crocket, flowering trees, pictures of animals and birds, and even regular illustrations and artworks of landscapes – all these instantly determine organic style. Despite of seemingly apparent limitations of color scheme (it’s widely believed that organic style is associated with brown and green colors) designers...

Free Flat Social Media Icons (PNG & PSD)

Adrian  •  Freebies, Icons  •  June 2, 2013
Free Flat Social Media Icons (PNG & PSD)

Flat Social Media Icons is a collection of beautiful icons developed in the flat style. As you already know, we have issued several UI kits in the flat design style, namely Square UI (paid and free versions) and Flat UI (paid and free versions), and we’ve decided to create free social flat icons, so that the entire design fits the style. In the pack, you will find 35 icons...

Pocket your music: Good Examples of Music-related Mobile App Designs

Nataly Birch  •  Apps Examples, Inspiration  •  May 31, 2013
Pocket your music: Good Examples of Music-related Mobile App Designs

In a world of mobile applications music-related programs occupy one of a leading position. They are definitely one of the most sought after.  One of the main reasons for such popularity is that you not only become a happy owner of tech-savvy extension, but you can also get pleasure of truly advanced and exquisite background for your music satisfaction. Intense competition...

Increasing Usability for E-mail Newsletters

Christian Vasile  •  Design, UX Design  •  May 30, 2013
Increasing Usability for E-mail Newsletters

E-mail marketing has been very popular in the past ten years and it still is, most likely because of its relatively reduced costs, low amount of work required and quite large potential audience. E-mail marketing is a direct way of sending commercial messages to a group of people by using the e-mail as the main and only channel. E-mail newsletters are not always sent because a...

Principles of Flat Design

Carrie Cousins  •  Design, Website Design  •  May 28, 2013
Principles of Flat Design

Flat design – the design community just can’t stop talking about it. And feelings are strong. Most designers either can’t get enough of this trend, or absolutely hate it. I am somewhere in the middle. Good design is about creating something useful that works. If the answer is designed in the fashion of flatness, so be it. But the trend may not work for all...

Beautifully Designed Weather Mobile Apps

Nataly Birch  •  Apps Examples, Inspiration  •  May 27, 2013
Beautifully Designed Weather Mobile Apps

Undoubtedly, mobile applications are at the peak of its popularity nowadays. Developers contrive to please us not only by great idea or advanced technical side, but also with gorgeous truly remarkable interfaces that can easily overwhelm any person by incredibly attractive appearance. Generally, iOS designers are accustomed to pay high attention to details whether it is a...

How to Use Color and Space with a Typeface

Zolani Stewart  •  Design  •  May 26, 2013
How to Use Color and Space with a Typeface

I want to talk to you about Josef Albers. Albers was a teacher of art and the study colour. He was arguably one of the most influential art teachers in the 20th Century. He developed influential programs at the Bauhaus, and taught the Yale graphic arts program. The important thing about Albers was that he was very controversial for most of his career. His experimental...

30 Examples of iPhone and iPad App Interface Design

Adrian  •  Apps Examples, Inspiration  •  May 26, 2013
30 Examples of iPhone and iPad App Interface Design

In today’s modern word driven by technology, the mobile phone industry is completely revolutionized with the advent of iPhone and iPad. The outstanding and cool interface designs available with these applications allow the users to easily customize or create their own designs. iPhone platform is quite popular among the internet users since it allows them to develop app...

Is the New Google Interface Flat?

Carrie Cousins  •  Design  •  May 24, 2013
Is the New Google Interface Flat?

Just in time for Google’s annual I/O developers conference, the web giant launched a pretty dramatic redesign to its Google+ social networking arm and Google Maps. And Google is on-trend. The design scheme, while not completely flat, is almost flat and could evoke a whole new design trend of its own. Flat Design Refresher Flat design is a method that does not use any extra...

Website Designs with Depth Perception: Wonderful Examples

Nataly Birch  •  Inspiration, Websites Examples  •  May 23, 2013
Website Designs with Depth Perception: Wonderful Examples

We are gradually getting used to the fact that professional designers don’t have limits; they just simply push boundaries of general conceptions and recreate whatever comes to their minds. One of the best examples confirming this notion is website design with depth perception. Despite the fact that initially it is a two-dimensional medium, nowadays, designers are capable of...