Earn Money with Designmodo

Adrian  •  Resources  •  February 25, 2013
Earn Money with Designmodo

All of you know that Designmodo sells high-quality and large UI Kits. Some time ago, we crossed the milestone of 10,000 sales and 1,000,000 free downloads. We are excited about these milestones and want to extend our reach with your help. Now we are opening up our affiliate program to the public. This gives you the opportunity to share Designmodo products while earning...

Retro is Reborn: A Look at the Color Trend

Carrie Cousins  •  Design, Website Design  •  February 24, 2013
Retro is Reborn: A Look at the Color Trend

What’s old is new again. That’s the way most trends seem to work anyway. Retro color palettes are a great example of how an old look is being reborn in web design. Retro color styles are popping up in a variety of uses but commonly we are seeing more mod, flat, art deco-style colors being used in projects. From oranges to yellowish-browns to off-white to blues, retro color...

Making your WordPress Plugin Responsive by using AJAX

Abbas Suterwala  •  Tutorials, WordPress  •  February 23, 2013
Making your WordPress Plugin Responsive by using AJAX

Traditionally whenever you click a link on a web page it might do a request on the server for that URL and the complete page will be fetched from the server. This is fine in some cases but in some cases it is too time consuming for the whole page to load. There might not be much difference in the content of the page as many sections like the header, footer; sidebars might just...

Funny Fonts: Most Popular Typefaces, Best for Webfonts

Adrian  •  Fonts, Resources  •  February 23, 2013
Funny Fonts: Most Popular Typefaces, Best for Webfonts

When you think of funny fonts, the classic, default font gravitate to Comic Sans and Papyrus. However, font snobs are quick to react that such fonts are to be forgotten. These two fonts are the most misused fonts. Before we move forward, let’s find out a bit about these once unique looking fonts, and why they have become the ridicule of everybody. Hating on Comic Sans Comic...

How to Transform and Duplicate Objects in Adobe Illustrator

Iaroslav Lazunov  •  Adobe Illustrator, Tutorials  •  February 22, 2013
How to Transform and Duplicate Objects in Adobe Illustrator

Topic: Adobe Illustrator Difficulty: beginner Estimated completion time: 15 minutes Your knowledge of basic functions of transformation and duplication in Adobe Illustrator can save you a lot of time. You have no need for manual operation when Adobe Illustrator can do it instead of you. Object Duplicating An object can be duplicated in Adobe Illustrator by copying it (Command...

Square UI – User Interface Kit

Adrian  •  Shop  •  February 20, 2013
Square UI – User Interface Kit

Today, we have released a new product called Square UI. Square UI Kit is an absolutely new PSD User Interface Pack including a set of beautiful and pure components, which you can use to create and design any project from small startups, websites, iOS/Android Apps or complex web applications. Square UI Kit was made in the style of Flat design – a style we absolutely love...

Useful Photoshop Actions and Templates

Adrian  •  Graphics, Resources  •  February 18, 2013
Useful Photoshop Actions and Templates

In large part, you’ll see color enhancements that are largely unnatural. Photoshop is known for its ability to provide quite unnatural images, but these actions typically serve to give your photos a more defined look. For instance, you might find examples of a Photoshop action in which a man’s skin is golden instead of something more normal. That golden texture is usually...

Square UI Free – User Interface Kit

Adrian  •  Freebies, UI Kits  •  February 18, 2013
Square UI Free – User Interface Kit

Square UI is our latest PSD User Interface Pack including a set of beautiful and pure components, which you can use to create startup projects, websites or iOS apps. Square UI Kit for designers featuring the flat design trend. We love the latest flat design trend, and Square UI is made exactly in that style. The simple, colorful and flat-designed components of Square UI are...

Design Your Website for How People Read

Carrie Cousins  •  Design, Website Design  •  February 18, 2013
Design Your Website for How People Read

How scientific is your approach to design? Could the look of your site benefit from a little research? By learning more about how people read and look at websites, designers can make smarter decisions about placement of elements, size, color and overall aesthetic. And it could result in more clicks and interactivity between users and site content. What is Eye Tracking? Eye...

30 jQuery UI Framework Plugins

Debarshi  •  Resources, Scripts  •  February 17, 2013
30 jQuery UI Framework Plugins

jQuery, is it a popular buzzword or an effective JavaScript, what to say and how to define it? Yes, they both add values to the word jQuery. It is a popular JavaScript and a rocking word in the web industry nowadays. jQuery is being used by 40% of the websites nowadays. And, its demand is getting more and more because of its updated and feature content plugins. The functional...