Slides 3 is Here!

Andrian  •  News  •  February 13, 2017
Slides 3 is Here!

Our website design app is better than ever with the release of Slides 3, which features plenty of new design options and functionality. Slides 3 is a tool that makes it pretty much impossible for you to build an ugly website. The tool, which is a really good website builder, uses a simple and powerful HTML and CSS framework to help build static websites with plenty of room...

Introducing Proxima Soft, a Font by Mark Simonson

Doru Ciobanu  •  News  •  February 10, 2017
Introducing Proxima Soft, a Font by Mark Simonson

A few days ago, Proxima Nova Soft, a font designed by Mark Simonson exclusively for MyFonts, and released by popular demand to the public in 2011, was updated to meet the needs of even the most selective designer. In the process, it also lost “Nova” from the name. Why? You’ll find out. Why? You’ll find out. Meet Proxima Soft! From Proxima Nova to Proxima...

iOS Design Kit – App Templates and iOS UI Elements

Andrian  •  Templates  •  February 6, 2017
iOS Design Kit – App Templates and iOS UI Elements

Use tons of elements and templates based on standards and principles from official guidelines by Apple. Must-have library of app templates and iOS UI elements, combined into high-quality source files for Sketch and Adobe...

Personal Branding Guide for Designers

Tomas Laurinavicius  •  Design  •  February 5, 2017
Personal Branding Guide for Designers

Personal branding is the practice of people marketing themselves and their careers as brands. Being good at your craft is not enough these days, being unique and authentic will make the cut, but only if enough people know about you. As Michael Simmons writes, authenticity is key in the digital age. Having a strong personal brand and following can lead to enormous opportunities...

Meet Lottie, an Animation Library by Airbnb

Doru Ciobanu  •  News  •  February 3, 2017
Meet Lottie, an Animation Library by Airbnb

In a surprising announcement, Airbnb, the travel industry giant, released Lottie, an iOS, Android, and React Native library which renders After Effects animations in real-time. The tool is based on Hernan Toririsi open-source BodyMovin extension. We ♥ Animations! We all love animations. The human mind is set to favor motion. Our minds are easily stimulated by animations and...

Build a Successful AdSense Optimized Website with Truemag

Doru Ciobanu  •  Themes  •  February 2, 2017
Build a Successful AdSense Optimized Website with Truemag

Truemag is a premium WordPress theme by StrictThemes that looks great and packs a lot of functionality, including support for responsive Google AdSense and plenty of places for monetization. If you want to build a site that sells, then Truemag is a worthy contender. To Ad” or Not to “Ad?” One of the key elements of a successful site is a monetization...

Create a Full-Screen Slider Using HTML, CSS3 and jQuery

Raul Dronca  •  CSS3, HTML, jQuery  •  January 31, 2017
Create a Full-Screen Slider Using HTML, CSS3 and jQuery

Topic: HTML / CSS3 / jQuery Difficulty: Intermediate Estimated Completion Time: 30 minutes In this tutorial, we are going to create a full-screen slider using HTML, CSS3 and jQuery. You can us it for product presentations on your shop website. In this tutorial, we use Google Fonts, specifically Montserrat and Oswald. Make sure to include them before you start. HTML The first...

The Future of Magazine-Style Blog Layouts: Trends & Design Ideas

Jake Rocheleau  •  Website Design  •  January 30, 2017
The Future of Magazine-Style Blog Layouts: Trends & Design Ideas

All major trade & specialty magazines have built a web presence online. Many still release print editions but the Internet is a much cheaper medium to publish content. The future of online blogging seems to be moving towards a magazine trend. But what does this mean? How do you differentiate between a blog and an online magazine? In this post I’ll cover some basic design...

Squarespace: Not Just Another Site-Builder Tool

Doru Ciobanu  •  Tools  •  January 30, 2017
Squarespace: Not Just Another Site-Builder Tool

Squarespace is a well-known brand in the website building ecosystem. Established thirteen years ago, Squarespace was ahead of its time. But, unlike other futuristic projects, Squarespace succeeded in becoming a top-tier Saas-based content management system. Its success can be traced back to Squarespace’s motto: “Build it Beautiful.” In 2004, the web was radically...

Winter Sale on Designmodo Products, 50% OFF!

Andrian  •  Resources  •  January 26, 2017
Winter Sale on Designmodo Products, 50% OFF!

Got the winter blues? Let’s think forward to the end of winter with a 50% discount on all our products, including everything in the Designmodo Market! Use coupon code WINTER to save 50%. Add any (or all) of the goodies from the Designmodo Shop and Designmodo Market to your cart, use coupon code WINTER during checkout and watch the savings pile up. In 2017, you should...