5 Ways Creative Web Designers Work on Awesome Websites

Adrian  •  Design  •  September 14, 2016
5 Ways Creative Web Designers Work on Awesome Websites

An awesome website created by a talented and creative web designer is a thing to behold. Websites like these, set the bar so high that even approaching that level of craftsmanship seems out of reach. It sometimes seems that this task requires a level of creativity we have yet to achieve. Like many other things in life, it’s doable. It may take years of training, and...

16 Places to Find the Best Free Stock Photos

Carrie Cousins  •  Resources  •  September 12, 2016
16 Places to Find the Best Free Stock Photos

Good images are a key part of putting together a great website. But finding images to use can sometimes be difficult. Your options are to take the photos yourself, buy images from a photographer or stock image site or to find images that are free and available for use. That’s what we are going to look at here today. There are a variety of places where you can find free...

Why Designers and Web Developers Must Work Together

Carrie Cousins  •  Coding, Design  •  September 9, 2016
Why Designers and Web Developers Must Work Together

It seems like a common sense idea: Designers and developers must work together. But too often, these individuals work apart while working on the very same project. The designer works to create elements and color palettes and typography that looks great, while the developer codes and prepares the material for web publishing. And this can cause discord between the designer and...

Wireframing, Prototyping, Mockuping – What’s the Difference?

Marcin Treder  •  Design, UX Design  •  September 8, 2016
Wireframing, Prototyping, Mockuping – What’s the Difference?

Introduction I’m very happy to welcome you all to the first part of this online course on wireframing and creating design documentation. I hope you’ll all have fun and learn useful, applicable techniques that will make your everyday work life much easier. I’m Marcin Treder and I currently serve as CEO of the popular User Experience Design Application – UXPin, but...

Divi Releases 3.0: “I watched this, and swore. A lot!”

Adrian  •  Resources  •  September 7, 2016
Divi Releases 3.0: “I watched this, and swore. A lot!”

Web designers meets theme. Theme is causing a stir throughout the web design community. Theme invites web designer for a test run. It’s love at first sight. Web designer meets others who, for the past 100 days, have followed the pre-release of the theme. More than one web designer has already fallen in love with Divi 3.0. One reason is its new groundbreaking front end...

Great Places, Great Interfaces: Fantastic Hotel and Travel Websites

Nataly Birch  •  Websites Examples  •  September 7, 2016
Great Places, Great Interfaces: Fantastic Hotel and Travel Websites

Great places – great interfaces: That can be definitely said about the contemporary travel websites. Whether it is an page for a local hotel or a feature-heavy portal that belongs to big holiday company, it fantastic interfaces are user magnets. These websites grab the attention with breathtaking images and videos as well as modern techniques such as the hamburger menu...

Envato Elements is the New Must-Have Resource for Design Assets

Carrie Cousins  •  Tools  •  August 31, 2016
Envato Elements is the New Must-Have Resource for Design Assets

Do you ever find yourself needing to design something in a hurry? Would you like to have immediate access to a library of thousands of design elements at your fingertips? Then, Envato Elements is the perfect solution for you. The new service is a curated selection of more than 5,000 high quality fonts, templates, mock ups, UI kits and more that you can use for any number of...

Set up, manage, and protect your Apple devices at work

Adrian  •  Design  •  August 23, 2016
Set up, manage, and protect your Apple devices at work

If you have ever had to set up new devices, you know that it can require a decent amount of time to configure them all. This is especially true if employees have multiple devices. Even after setting up the devices, keeping an inventory of them, along with their settings and apps, can be quite tedious. This is where a Mobile Device Management (MDM) solution can greatly reduce...

Supermassive 1600+ Hi-Res Backgrounds Bundle – only $17!

Adrian  •  Graphics  •  August 19, 2016
Supermassive 1600+ Hi-Res Backgrounds Bundle – only $17!

If you’re in search of some good backgrounds to spice up your latest project, your search is over! This Supermassive Backgrounds Bundle features more than 1600 hi-res background files to spice up your flyers, posters, presentations, websites and more. With the included Extended License, you can use any or all of these backgrounds as often as you’d like for...

How to Create a Shopping Cart UI using CSS & JavaScript

Raul Dronca  •  CSS3, jQuery  •  August 15, 2016
How to Create a Shopping Cart UI using CSS & JavaScript

Topic: HTML / CSS3 / JavaScript Difficulty: Intermediate Estimated Completion Time: 30 minutes In this tutorial, we are going to create a Shopping Cart using HTML and CSS3. We’re going to use Google Fonts for this tutorial, more specifically “Roboto.” HTML Step 1: Let’s create our HTML structure. First, we need a container div, which we’ll call...