Essentials

50 Stunning Typography Wallpapers For Inspiration

March 25th, 2010
by Noupe Editorial Team
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50 Stunning Typography Wallpapers For Inspiration

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Typography is said to be the backbone of web design, but it's also considered art all by itself. And, let's face it, most designers are obsessed with it. No surprise then that in the right hands it can be very powerful. Whether it's to improve the looks of a website or as...

Development

35 Fresh JavaScript/jQuery Tools and Resources

March 24th, 2010
by Vitaly Friedman
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35 Fresh JavaScript/jQuery Tools and Resources

It's time for more JavaScript and jQuery goodies here on Noupe. Today we are featuring fresh JavaScript Development Frameworks, code optimization and minimization tools, reference tables, compatibility issues, common coding errors, image manipulation techniques and graph solutions. Please feel free to submit further resources in the comments to this post!

Design

50 Beautiful Business Card Designs

March 23rd, 2010
by Vitaly Friedman
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50 Beautiful Business Card Designs

By Janos Racz Long gone the days when you simply handed over a white piece of paper with your name and contact info on it to potential clients. Nowadays, who do you think clients will call first, the guy with his name on a sheet of paper or this other one with her name engraved in this colorful plastic wonder? And what’s that? A...

Inspiration

35 Awesome Digital Portraits of Women

March 22nd, 2010
by Obaid ur Rehman
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35 Awesome Digital Portraits of Women

This post showcases the beauty of digital painting portraits. As an art lover, I always admire and enjoy painting portraits as they require more skills and time. Capturing female beauty and emotions in a portrait is a very difficult task that requires talent and skills. For this session, we have compiled a list of 35 stunning and beautiful examples of female digital portraits in...

Inspiration

50 Unusual Examples of Concept Art

March 19th, 2010
by Aquil Akhter
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50 Unusual Examples of Concept Art

Today we are going to explore some of the unique concepts in the form of Concept Art which has become the most enviable form of art over the internet these days. Concept art is basically the visual depiction of a design or an idea with the help of illustrations. The challenge of Concept art is to create a visual representation of a design that...

Plugins

Building Community Sites with WordPress: 15 Plugins to Get Started

March 18th, 2010
by Cameron Chapman
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Building Community Sites with WordPress: 15 Plugins to Get Started

Most bloggers would love to see more of a sense of community among the regular visitors to their blog. Sure, discussions sometimes take place in the comments of various posts, but it all seems a bit disorganized and they never really get off the ground. There has to be a...

Photography

35 Hot-Shot Photos With Perfect Timing

March 17th, 2010
by Vitaly Friedman
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35 Hot-Shot Photos With Perfect Timing

The most hilarious and off-the-wall images are taken at the right time and right angle. But capturing these bizarre moments is not a piece of cake for many. Many times you have to wait hours to just take that perfect shot and only once in a while you get lucky enough to get your right shot actually right. Today we present some of the...

Boilerplates & Other Tools

100 Essential Web Development Tools

March 16th, 2010
by Vitaly Friedman
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100 Essential Web Development Tools

By Neil Skirrow As web technologies constantly advance, the skills a developer is expected to have are constantly increasing. Web users are beginning to expect Ajax interfaces, charts and graphs and a whole host of other tricks and features. This means web developers not only have to be skilled with HTML and a server-side programming language such as PHP or Perl, but they now...

Design

Photoshop Plugins: 3D and Beauty

March 15th, 2010
by Dirk Metzmacher
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Photoshop Plugins: 3D and Beauty

Over the last years Adobe Photoshop’s developers have been integrating some powerful 3D tools. Many of them require you to import a model from a 3D software or to gain profound knowledge of the software and its terminology. If you wish to move forward a little faster, then take a look at the following plugins.

Business Online

The Importance Of Customer Service To Your Freelance Business

March 12th, 2010
by Robert Bowen
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The Importance Of Customer Service To Your Freelance Business

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Once upon a time, when the Internet was dialed-up and 36,600 KBPS was like lightning, I was living in a small town working for a computer retailer and Internet service provider. My boss at the time was... well, let's just say that customer service was not his priority. Not...

Inspiration

44 Impressive Examples of Reflection Photography

March 11th, 2010
by Bhanu Ahluwalia
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44 Impressive Examples of Reflection Photography

Reflection Photography can spice up an otherwise lifeless photo and turn it into amazing shots. And the good thing is that this kind of photography can be explored on easily available things like Glass, Water or any shiny and reflective surface. Reflection photography is an art because you have to dig deep into your imagination to see the hidden beauty. It is also a...

Inspiration

35 Amazing Traditional Art Paintings

March 10th, 2010
by Obaid ur Rehman
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35 Amazing Traditional Art Paintings

Traditional art has always been the source of inspiration for many artists and designers. With its conventional look and feel, it appeals your visitors and let them amaze on your creativity and artistic skills. In this post, we have piled up an inspiring list of some great Traditional art and paintings for you. I would suggest you all to take a close look at...