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Cartoons

Cartoon: If Web Designers Were Butchers… [008]

March 23rd, 2015
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Cartoon: If Web Designers Were Butchers… [008]

People working in the web design and development industry need to become thick-skinned over the years if they intend to survive long term. I am in this business since web design got invented in the early Nineties, and I sure know what I’m talking about when it comes to the hidden secrets of client communication. My remedy these days is laughing. I refuse to...

Deals & Giveaways

Exclusive Giveaway: Three Copies of WooPress, 8themes’ Premium WordPress Theme for WooCommerce

March 18th, 2015
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Exclusive Giveaway: Three Copies of WooPress,  8themes’ Premium WordPress Theme for WooCommerce

This is one – err – three for our readers. We teamed up with 8theme to give three of our readers the chance to win one copy of WooPress each. WooPress is a recently launched premium WordPress theme bringing together WordPress and WooCommerce. WooPress was created by Themeforest’s Power Elite Author 8theme. Interested in winning? Securing your chance is easy, just read on… WooPress...

Deals & Giveaways

Deal of the Week: 326 Vintage Logos, Labels and Badges Templates (PSD, EPS, AI)

March 11th, 2015
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Deal of the Week: 326 Vintage Logos, Labels and Badges Templates (PSD, EPS, AI)

Hey there. We are back with our Deal of the Week, once again powered by Mighty Deals. Vintage, the return to the designs of the past, is one of the largest trends of the last years. Vintage design comes across as elegant, valuable, even high-priced. This doesn’t mean the necessary elements need to be high-priced, too, however. And to prove that, Mighty Deals has...

Cartoons

Cartoon: If Web Designers Were Florists … [007]

March 10th, 2015
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Cartoon: If Web Designers Were Florists … [007]

People working in the web design and development industry need to become thick-skinned over the years if they intend to survive long term. I am in this business since web design got invented in the early Nineties, and I sure know what I’m talking about when it comes to the hidden secrets of client communication. My remedy these days is laughing. I refuse to...

Cartoons

The Book of Web Design Vol. 1: Clients’ Standard Quotes (Cartoon)

March 5th, 2015
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The Book of Web Design Vol. 1: Clients’ Standard Quotes (Cartoon)

Frequent readers know. Starting from January cartoons have found their place here at Noupe, too. Our series “If Web Designers Were …” has become popular quite quickly, and our readers keep submitting their favorite client situations. Thanks and keep going. Some of the submissions, while funny, cannot adequately be described in the format of “If Web Designers Were …”. That’s why we decided to...

(Free) Services

KeyCDN Giveaway: Win One of Three Accounts with 1 TB Traffic

February 24th, 2015
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KeyCDN Giveaway: Win One of Three Accounts with 1 TB Traffic

Earlier today we introduced you to KeyCDN from Switzerland, a cogent new content delivery network (CDN). They offer a solid performance boost with their twenty (and counting) globally distributed server locations. If you are unsure whether a CDN would really speed up your website, read on. To complete our introduction of the world’s most price-worthy CDN, we convinced them to offer three accounts with...

(Free) Services

KeyCDN: Cogent New Content Delivery Network Made in Switzerland

February 24th, 2015
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KeyCDN: Cogent New Content Delivery Network Made in Switzerland

Content Delivery Networks are an important component for all website operators with high website traffic. Highly fluctuating and globally diverse visitor rates can be elegantly cushioned and easily operated by CDN providers. Now, the Swiss KeyCDN (based in Winterthur) throws their hat in the ring. And what we can already say is that KeyCDN understands how to leave rivals behind in this highly competitive...

Cartoons

Cartoon: If Web Designers Were Sculptors… [006]

February 23rd, 2015
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Cartoon: If Web Designers Were Sculptors… [006]

People working in the web design and development industry need to become thick-skinned over the years if they intend to survive long term. I am in this business since web design got invented in the early Nineties, and I sure know what I’m talking about when it comes to the hidden secrets of client communication. My remedy these days is laughing. I refuse to...

Deals & Giveaways

TemplateMonster Giveaway: 10 Templates for 10 Winners

February 23rd, 2015
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TemplateMonster Giveaway: 10 Templates for 10 Winners

Good news for our readership. We already introduced you to TemplateMonster’s monstrous repository jam-packed with a wide variety of different templates for different purposes as well as different systems. Whether you are looking for HTML5 themes, Bootstrap themes, newsletter templates, PSD layouts, PrestoShop or WooCommerce templates and a lot more, TemplateMonster has you covered. Today we teamed up with them for a second time....

Cartoons

Cartoon: If Web Designers Were Pizza Boys [005]

February 16th, 2015
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Cartoon: If Web Designers Were Pizza Boys [005]

People working in the web design and development industry need to become thick-skinned over the years if they intend to survive long term. I am in this business since web design got invented in the early Nineties, and I sure know what I’m talking about when it comes to the hidden secrets of client communication. My remedy these days is laughing. I refuse to...

Design

22 Fresh Free Templates in HTML/CSS and PSD: February 2015 Edition

February 14th, 2015
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22 Fresh Free Templates in HTML/CSS and PSD: February 2015 Edition

Welcome to the future. In our second collection of free HTML, CSS and PSD templates of 2015 you’ll find all the major trends of the year represented. We have hero areas, we have ghost buttons, we have Material Design, we have cards, we have everything. As always the templates are created in HTML, CSS or PSD or a combination of all formats. Use them...

Essentials

Valentine’s Gift to Our Dear Readers: 8 Typographic Valentine Cards as AI, EPS and JPG

February 13th, 2015
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Valentine’s Gift to Our Dear Readers: 8 Typographic Valentine Cards as AI, EPS and JPG

It’s that time where people around the world show their love and appreciation to the most important persons around them. As our readers are the most important people to us, we decided to again team up with Freepik, our friends from sunny Spain and bring you a few exclusive and useful vector Valentine’s designs. Eight cards are there to choose from. Following the latest...

Design

Design Professionals – Go for the Green this St. Patrick’s Day and Take the Challenge

February 12th, 2015
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Design Professionals – Go for the Green this St. Patrick’s Day and Take the Challenge

You don’t have to be Irish to design a great St. Patrick’s Day themed email template. If you can think creatively and design unique artwork that captures the spirit and revelry that is the St. Patrick’s Day celebration, then it’s time to enter the Mega Colossal Email Template Design Challenge brought to you by PSD2HTML, 99designs, Depositphotos, Designmodo and Noupe. It doesn’t matter whether...

Cartoons

Cartoon: If Web Designers Were Prostitutes [004]

February 9th, 2015
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Cartoon: If Web Designers Were Prostitutes [004]

People working in the web design and development industry need to become thick-skinned over the years if they intend to survive long term. I am in this business since web design got invented in the early Nineties, and I sure know what I’m talking about when it comes to the hidden secrets of client communication. My remedy these days is laughing. I refuse to...