Inspiration

Propaganda Design: Inspiration, Tools, Resources, and Techniques

October 22nd, 2010
by Cameron Chapman
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Propaganda Design: Inspiration, Tools, Resources, and Techniques

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Propaganda is often thought of in negative terms. It evokes thoughts of wartime and misinformation campaigns by governments trying to deceive people or bolster support for what might otherwise be unpopular policies. But propaganda and the techniques it uses are prominent throughout our modern lives.

Business Online

Guidelines for Effective E-mail Management

October 21st, 2010
by Robert Bowen
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Guidelines for Effective E-mail Management

Many of our readers are constantly talking about the burden that weighs on their days stemming from an overflowing inbox. Day in and day out they are receiving such a high volume of e-mails that this communication tool becomes too cumbersome to remain effective, and instead begins to border on frustrating. As this mass of mail becomes unmanaged, we are potentially falling behind on...

Photography

Animals Gone Wild (Photography)

October 20th, 2010
by Noupe Editorial Team
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Animals Gone Wild (Photography)

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Showing one's teeth doesn't always mean they're smiling for the camera. Animals tend to expose their teeth especially when it comes to territory and lack of food sources. The fight may end up harmless, but sometimes also very brutal. The opponent may bleed to death and this may seem merciless to us, but that's...

Tutorials

35 Fantastic Photo Retouching Tutorials

October 19th, 2010
by Vitaly Friedman
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35 Fantastic Photo Retouching Tutorials

Whether you want a glow effect on the bride’s face in her wedding photographs, or want to make an ordinary face more attractive by removing her blemishes or wrinkles, Photoshop is a widely used tool for photo retouching. Photoshop is known as best remedy for giving a fresh look to an old or dull photograph. Today we present some nice tutorials which will take...

Essentials

50 Free CSS/(X)HTML Templates

October 18th, 2010
by Vitaly Friedman
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50 Free CSS/(X)HTML Templates

Design templates help build an identity for any particular website. Since the techniques are changing very rapidly within the industry, one must be updated all the time. Many designers download the pre-built CSS templates to explore more. At many stages, designers seek help in the form of inspiration that would help them get...

Development

All About jQuery: Plugins, Tutorials and Resources

October 15th, 2010
by Vitaly Friedman
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All About jQuery: Plugins, Tutorials and Resources

In this post, we are presenting a bunch of exciting and awesome jQuery plugins for your use. As we all know very well that jQuery is the most famous Javascript framework available out there which comes with many amazing features and is quite easy to be used. You can use these plugins to add beautiful effects and functionality in your next project. These plugins...

Design

What One Thing About Web Design Would You Change Today?

October 14th, 2010
by Vitaly Friedman
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What One Thing About Web Design Would You Change Today?

As Web designers and developers, much of our time is spent carving out little corners for ourselves: setting up stops along the information superhighway, creating hangouts to populate the virtual landscape. We shape areas of the Web as we choose to or as our clients command—like Neo altering the Matrix. Unlike Neo, though, we have rules to follow, standards to meet. Web development and...

Design

35 Fresh Photo Effect Photoshop Tutorials

October 13th, 2010
by Noupe Editorial Team
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35 Fresh Photo Effect Photoshop Tutorials

With the help of Abobe Photoshop you can turn your usual image to an interested photo artwork. In this post we present a couple of recent useful photo effect Photoshop tutorials that may help you improve your skills and enhance the quality of your artworks.

Design

The Ultimate Adobe Fireworks Toolbox

October 12th, 2010
by Robert Bowen
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The Ultimate Adobe Fireworks Toolbox

Today we are here to help with the whole getting to know Adobe Fireworks a bit, as we dive deep into the internet to find the most useful sites, resources, tutorials and more to expand your Fireworks knowledge base and skillsets, and we deliver them all right into your readers. Below is an assortment of various links that will help you assemble the ultimate...

Design

40+ Useful Online Generators For Web Designers

October 11th, 2010
by Cameron Chapman
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40+ Useful Online Generators For Web Designers

Generators can be a great way to save time in your web design projects. High-quality generators can create graphics or code or even layouts in a matter of seconds or minutes, things that might take an hour or more if done by hand. Below are some useful generators to help you speed up your web design process. There’s everything from color scheme tools to...

Photography

Beautiful Examples Of Action Photography

October 8th, 2010
by Noupe Editorial Team
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Beautiful Examples Of Action Photography

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The world around us is in motion. As photography is a still medium, we have to seek creative ways of capturing and conveying this motion to the viewers. This quest of capturing and conveying motion is collectively called action photography. Action photography demands lightning-quick reflexes, a solid foundation in composition and other photo...

Business Online

5 Ways Listening to Well-Produced Music Can Improve Your Design

October 7th, 2010
by Noupe Editorial Team
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5 Ways Listening to Well-Produced Music Can Improve Your Design

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Need some fresh inspiration? Listening to well-produced music can improve your design. Sometimes the best inspiration is found in something completely unrelated to what you're doing. If yet another design book or article — or studying your favorite designs — isn't helping much, listening to well-produced music can...