Business Online

How to Turn Anything Into a Website Design

April 21st, 2010
by Cameron Chapman
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How to Turn Anything Into a Website Design

Occasionally, clients might present us with inspiration for a design that doesn’t come in the form of other website or graphic designs. In many cases it’s their product, packaging, or something else closely related to their business. But in other cases, it’s something entirely unrelated that they just like the looks of. In either case, it can often lead us feeling a little puzzled....

Inspiration

Amazing Portraits Drawn With… Cassette Tapes!

April 20th, 2010
by Vitaly Friedman
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Amazing Portraits Drawn With… Cassette Tapes!

This post is our first of the series “Talented Designers and Artists” where we feature creative and beautiful artworks produced by designers and artists worldwide. Today we feature Erika Iris Simmons (@iri5 on Twitter), is a kind of artist that you won’t usually meet on an occasional art exhibition. Her works are noted for their unique and innovative style that focuses on recycling found...

Design

15 CSS Habits to Develop for Frustration-Free Coding

April 19th, 2010
by Noupe Editorial Team
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15 CSS Habits to Develop for Frustration-Free Coding

It’s been said that the key to a civilization's success is mastery of the food system. Unless a group of people can effectively control the basic needs for survival, they will never achieve greatness. Likewise, before CSS skills can be expanded to an advanced level, the basics must become instinct to any CSS...

Essentials

All about Greece: 40 Gorgeous Wallpapers

April 18th, 2010
by Aquil Akhter
3
All about Greece: 40 Gorgeous Wallpapers

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Greece also known as Hellas and the Hellenic Republic (official name) is a very beautiful country which is situated on the southern end of the Balkan Peninsula, southeastern Europe. Greece is gifted with heavenly Mediterranean islands and coastlines, and is also famous because of its best beaches which have soft silky sands...

Inspiration

Mindblowing Sand Sculptures from Around the World

April 17th, 2010
by Aquil Akhter
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Mindblowing Sand Sculptures from Around the World

Sand sculptures can be very creative and beautiful sources for creativity and imagination. We all have enjoyed our childhood in making sandcastles and sand sculptures on the beaches as our favorite pass time activity, but we never realized that these sandcastles and sculptures can be huge and represent our artistic nature. Let us have a close look at these creative and attractive sand sculptures.

Design

Single-Page Websites: Examples and Good Practices

April 16th, 2010
by Cameron Chapman
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Single-Page Websites: Examples and Good Practices

Single-page websites are becoming more popular among web designers, both for their own projects and for client sites. There are a lot of cases out there in which a single-page site makes a lot of sense: if there isn’t a ton of content; if the content is all closely related; or in cases where a particular stylistic element works best on a single page....

Essentials

All about Italy: 50 Extremely Beautiful Wallpapers

April 15th, 2010
by Aquil Akhter
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All about Italy: 50 Extremely Beautiful Wallpapers

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Italy is one of the most beautiful places on the Earth and is well known for its natural beauty, tradition, and history. Cities like Venice and Rome or the isle of Sicily add up more beauty to its natural splendor. It is also the favorite place of tourists and the perfect...

Business Online

The Recession and the Web Design Industry

April 15th, 2010
by Vitaly Friedman
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The Recession and the Web Design Industry

By Andy Warpole In the autumn of 2008, at least for a few weeks, it looked as if the very walls of capitalism were going to fall on to the heads of its participants. The once mighty Lehman Brothers, an American corporate monolith since the 19th century, imploded overnight on September 15 and declared itself bankrupt; and then in the following month $10 trillion...

Inspiration

35 Ingenious Examples of Footwear

April 14th, 2010
by Bhanu Ahluwalia
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35 Ingenious Examples of Footwear

To be honest, I am very fashion conscious and spend immense amount of my earnings on trendy clothes and shoes. Whenever I shop an expenive outfit, I end up buying a matching pair of footwear as well.It is well said that a man can be judged by the shoes he wears. Good shoes certainly make a style, a statement. Today we present 35 contemporary...

Development

jQuery HTML Table Toolbox

April 13th, 2010
by Vitaly Friedman
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jQuery HTML Table Toolbox

In the 15 years since the HTML table element was first incorporated into HTML 2.0, it has been on a constant roller coaster ride. Upon its introduction it was a revelation, it was a new way for web designers to present detailed data in structured tabular format, it made our life easier and we loved it....

Inspiration

45 Humorous Examples of 3D CG Creatures Artworks

April 12th, 2010
by Vitaly Friedman
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45 Humorous Examples of 3D CG Creatures Artworks

Here is a funny collection of some interesting, beautiful and well-designed 3D CG Creatures Artworks. Although we have already posted some articles on computer graphics, this post is unique and original. In this post, we have compiled a list of CG Creatures Artworks that are very attention-grabbing and just nice to look at. Let’s have a look at these artworks in detail.

Essentials

Serif Fonts and Their Peculiarities

April 9th, 2010
by Vitaly Friedman
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Serif Fonts and Their Peculiarities

Typography obviously belongs to the cohort of the fine arts, where even the smallest details and elements are meaningful and can influence the overall perception of the final creation, whether it is a picture or a text, printed with a particular typeface. In terms of fonts design, serifs are those tiny elements, which add a particular character to a typeface, contributing to the unique...