Inspiration

40 Superb Examples of 3D Robot Artworks

June 25th, 2010
by Aquil Akhter
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40 Superb Examples of 3D Robot Artworks

Robots have become popular in art because they represent the vision of the futurism. We always try to visualize future by watching 3D robotic artworks to image what will come next. In the field of technology and multimedia, robots have been a motivating power. Their designs have dramatically improved, too: examples start from Star Wars and I, Robot; Wall-E and Terminator. In this post...

Design

FAQ Pages: Best Practices and Examples

June 24th, 2010
by Cameron Chapman
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FAQ Pages: Best Practices and Examples

FAQ pages are a vital part of many websites. While not every site needs one, if you’re selling something, providing a service, or giving information about a complex subject, an FAQ can make life much easier for your visitors. The format of an FAQ varies considerably from site to site, so there’s not really one “right” design method. But there are some key things...

Inspiration

Fantastic Roach Paper Art by Cliff Maynard

June 23rd, 2010
by Vitaly Friedman
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Fantastic Roach Paper Art by Cliff Maynard

Cliff Maynard is a 38 year old male artist from Pittsburgh, United States. He is a maestro in Chronic Art, or — to be more specific — Roach Paper Art. Unusual but true, he uses unrolled roaches for his designs. His work is very original because his concept is unique and he has experimented with portraits from Jesus Christ to Bob Marley. The result...

Design

40 Superb Photoshop Tutorials For Attractive Photo Effects

June 22nd, 2010
by Obaid ur Rehman
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40 Superb Photoshop Tutorials For Attractive Photo Effects

Photoshop is the basic requirement of a designer and that’s why designers all around the world regularly look for the tutorials that can help them in polishing their Photoshop skills. Since the demand for Photoshop tutorials is too high these days, we prepared a post that can truly help you in achieving amazing results with your Photoshop skills.

Design

Graphic Design Theory: 50 Resources and Articles

June 21st, 2010
by Vitaly Friedman
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Graphic Design Theory: 50 Resources and Articles

As designers, we often focus on the practical aspects of design above all else. We focus on what works, with little regard for why it works. And in our day-to-day work, that outlook serves us well. It lets us get our work done in an efficient, professional manner, and generally nets good results. But spending some time on the theory behind the graphic design...

Inspiration

40 Unbelievable Sand Sculptures

June 18th, 2010
by Tim Mercer
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40 Unbelievable Sand Sculptures

We’ve all made our own sandcastles at the beach but they were nothing like the masterpieces some of the worlds best can produce. These masters of sand sculpt astounding works of art from nothing more than sand and water. Some of these sand sculptures can takes days to complete using tons of sand. Today we present 40 Unbelievable Sand Sculptures that will blow your...

Development

Excellent jQuery Navigation Menu Tutorials

June 17th, 2010
by Vitaly Friedman
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Excellent jQuery Navigation Menu Tutorials

If you are a web designer, you will agree that to keep the interst of the visitors, design of the website must be clear and intuitive. And, of course, the key to clear design is a clear navigation, so it’s important to make it both attractive and easy to use. Today we are presenting you some of the most hunky-dory jQuery-based navigation menus. If...

Inspiration

Showcase Of Big Online Stores

June 16th, 2010
by Vitaly Friedman
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Showcase Of Big Online Stores

By Tomas Laurinavicius The main task of any store is to sell its products, so there is an important usability and user experience factor, making conversion rates and selling figures a primary consideration. However, marketing objectives often tend to conflict with design goals which way too often results in clumsy, overcrowded and busy e-commerce websites. For this article, we researched current design patterns among...

Inspiration

35 Terrifying Examples of Devilish Artworks

June 15th, 2010
by Aquil Akhter
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35 Terrifying Examples of Devilish Artworks

Everyone loves angels, fairies, cupids and other fairy characters because they are pure and beautiful and appear to be more powerful than others. This is the reason why many artists all around the world love to illustrate these kinds of creatures in their artworks. But on the other hand, there are some devilish creatures which exist, too and many artists opt to portray them...

Photography

Nature’s Pattern Photography: 35 Outstanding Photos

June 14th, 2010
by Aquil Akhter
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Nature’s Pattern Photography: 35 Outstanding Photos

Nature is the best artist and a best source for our inspiration. Who can be the perfect artist better than the Nature? That is why we have compiled this inspirational post about the beauty of Nature. In this post, you will notice the in-depth beauty of the nature. Nature has designed everything with a great composition and everything reflect a message for us.

Design

30 Useful Abstract Photoshop Design Tutorials

June 11th, 2010
by Vitaly Friedman
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30 Useful Abstract Photoshop Design Tutorials

By Janos Racz Abstract works have many uses in design: they can serve as a vibrant desktop background, a mysterious webdesign header or they can be beautiful art pieces by themselves. What’s more, abstract design has many forms, and not too many limitations. You can always come up with new shapes and compositions with combination of various color schemes. You can create them using...

Business Online

E-commerce: Fundamentals of a Successful Re-Design

June 10th, 2010
by Vitaly Friedman
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E-commerce: Fundamentals of a Successful Re-Design

By Peter Crawfurd and Michael Yang Ecommerce re-designs can double your sales over night…permanently, but they can also cut them in half. In this miniseries we’ll be looking at what elements are especially important and whether you should be doing an ecommerce re-design. For the sake of clarity, re-design for this post means when at least the site has a new look, this can...