10 Ways to Supercharge Your Design Learning

Tomas Laurinavicius  •  Design  •  November 12, 2015
10 Ways to Supercharge Your Design Learning

I started learning design in 2007, and a lot has changed since then. Now we have thousands of communities available, tutorial sites, remarkable individuals sharing their knowledge and dozens of opportunities to learn and earn as a designer. Today, I’d like to share some of the techniques and methods I’ve used to learn design. I keep learning new things every day and some...

Why Hipster Attitudes Can Ruin Interaction Design

Nathan James Yates  •  Design  •  November 9, 2015
Why Hipster Attitudes Can Ruin Interaction Design

Overwhelmingly, humans avoid challenging their long-standing beliefs, tastes and opinions. We prefer something we know instead of seeking new experiences. Even in the modern age with constant new stimuli, we like to follow the same well-worn paths and draw the same conclusions regardless of fact. I dislike pop music. I’m not the first to say it and I won’t be the last. For...

Understanding the Bootstrap 4 Grid System

Sam Norton  •  Coding  •  November 4, 2015
Understanding the Bootstrap 4 Grid System

Grid systems enable us to properly organize website content. Dividing the screen into multiple rows and columns is the best way to create a variety of layouts for any kind of website. Bootstrap’s grid system has a division of columns ― up to 12 in each row. Each column width varies according to the size of screen they’re displayed in. Bootstrap’s grids are...

Changes are Coming to Tools and Devices for UI/UX Designers

Nick Parker  •  Design, Tools  •  November 2, 2015
Changes are Coming to Tools and Devices for UI/UX Designers

There is interesting stereotype that the ideal tools for designers are Apple devices with OS X and iOS. Regarding UI/UX design — it is explainable. Products such as Sketch and Principle, have great advantages: small consuming of resources, intuitive interface, low price. When it comes to devices, laptops and tablets, items from Сupertino look awesome. But in light of...

Creaticons Free – Food & Beverages Vector Icons (AI, EPS, SVG, PNG)

Adrian  •  Freebies, Icons  •  October 30, 2015
Creaticons Free – Food & Beverages Vector Icons (AI, EPS, SVG, PNG)

This icon pack is sure to make you hungry. The food and beverage pack is quirky and unique. It is a mix of hand-drawn style icons featuring food and beverages that you can use for any restaurant or food-based project. Every icon is rendered in pixel-perfect design and aligned to a grid to ensure that you get the best possible look for your projects. This set of food and...

Mobile Design Trends 2016: Magical Micro-interactions

Jerry Cao  •  App Design, UX Design  •  October 29, 2015
Mobile Design Trends 2016: Magical Micro-interactions

You understand and have created an app that looks amazing. It has a cool story and the visual design is impressive. But that’s not enough — it needs more, something that really connects with users and feels alive. That’s where micro-interactions come in. Photo credit: UXPin Micro-interactions are the secret ingredient when it comes to creating an addictive app. These...

Halloween Discount! Slides Framework 30% Off

Adrian  •  Resources  •  October 28, 2015
Halloween Discount! Slides Framework 30% Off

BOO!!! The Halloween sale is here! For only five days, you can get this new and popular website creation tool at a discounted price. We have dropped the price of Slides Framework! Use coupon code HALLOWEEN to save 30%! What is Slides and What Do You Get? Absolutely new designed websites creation Framework Fully documented and easy to use Framework Generator – easy to...

How to Set Up a MailChimp to Slides Subscription Form

Sam Norton  •  Coding  •  October 27, 2015
How to Set Up a MailChimp to Slides Subscription Form

The best way to let people sign up for your contact list is to create a subscription form. Using this form, it’s just a matter clicks to build a list for your website. Subscription forms are easy to create and place on your website. With plenty of auto responder services and email marketing tools available online this can be achieved with a few lines of embedded code. In...

Checklist for Designers: Things You Need To Do Before Presenting to a Client

Carrie Cousins  •  Design  •  October 22, 2015
Checklist for Designers: Things You Need To Do Before Presenting to a Client

You have a looming deadline for a client project. The minutes re ticking toward the face-to-face client meeting. Are you ready? Just grabbing a design and handing it to a client is not the way to nail your client project presentation. There are other things you should do as well to prepare for that meeting so that your project proposal or your design is more likely to come...

Slides Framework – Create Beautiful Animated Websites

Adrian  •  Shop  •  October 20, 2015
Slides Framework – Create Beautiful Animated Websites

Slides Framework is a new tool created by Designmodo for web professionals. Slides Framework will help you to create a beautiful promo site like this, with stunning animations and clean code. Slides contains 90+ beautiful slides and 15 quick-start templates that you can combine. It was born to help you to create a beautiful form for the story you want to...