Development

45 jQuery Navigation Plugins and Tutorials

January 25th, 2010
by Vitaly Friedman
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45 jQuery Navigation Plugins and Tutorials

By Paul Andrew As many of us know, the initial 15-20 seconds of a new user’s visit to a web site will have a large impact on whether on not they are going to like or dislike the site, prompting them to decide whether they will stay or go. This means it’s vital that you follow usability rules with common design practices and layout...

Inspiration

45 Superb Examples of Warrior and Battle Art

January 22nd, 2010
by Nousheen Aquil
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45 Superb Examples of Warrior and Battle Art

Let us help you in enlightening your creative approach towards showcasing battle art and brave warriors. We all are very much inspired by the bravery of Great War Heroes. Many artists around the globe constantly showcasing their imaginative presentation of war and their heroes. Here, we have also gathered some interesting representations of battle field and war. These images are purely imaginative but you...

Design

Tips for Coding and Designing Usable Web Forms

January 21st, 2010
by Vitaly Friedman
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Tips for Coding and Designing Usable Web Forms

By Louis Lazaris The web form has been one of the most discussed elements in web design for more than ten years now. We can’t help it. Call-to-action functionality often leads users to a form; purchases are made using forms; users register or subscribe using forms — the uses for forms are endless. While it is fairly easy to slap together a form in...

Photography

35 Truly Dramatic Examples of Animal Photography

January 20th, 2010
by Vitaly Friedman
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35 Truly Dramatic Examples of Animal Photography

Sometimes we take wildlife pictures that we see in books and magazines for granted; seldom does it give you the impressions that they were taken easily. The truth is, photographing animals (especially in wildlife) is very involved, such a moment could only be told through some timely amazing shots. For someone who loves animals, photographing them can be both very fulfilling and frustrating at...

Inspiration

Mind-Blowing Female Vexel Illustrations

January 19th, 2010
by Obaid ur Rehman
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Mind-Blowing Female Vexel Illustrations

Looking for some inspiring and appealing vexel illustrations? Here you go. Today we present probably one of the most distinguished forms of art. Basically, Vexel is the combination of two words; “Vector” and “Pixel”, and can be defined as the pixel-based form of digital art that emulates the vector graphics technique, but is different from normal vector graphics or raster images. Vexel designs can...

Essentials

40 Valuable Tools and Resources For Web Designers

January 18th, 2010
by Vitaly Friedman
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40 Valuable Tools and Resources For Web Designers

Web development can be tricky and time-consuming. To be more effective and productive, we, designers and developers, can integrate useful tools in our daily routine. Also, handy resources can be very valuable as they can help us enhance communication with clients and other developers as well as improve the quality of our work. We are permanently looking for new tools, techniques, resources and services...

Design

Fantastic Information Architecture and Data Visualization Resources

January 15th, 2010
by Cameron Chapman
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Fantastic Information Architecture and Data Visualization Resources

Information architecture can be a daunting subject for designers who’ve never tried it before. Also, creating successful infographics and visualizations takes skill and practice, along with some advance planning. But anyone with graphic design skills can learn to create infographics that are effective and get data across in a user-friendly manner. Below are a collection of resources to get you going down the information...

Inspiration

Stunning Abstract Black and White Photography

January 14th, 2010
by Aquil Akhter
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Stunning Abstract Black and White Photography

Abstract black and white photography is a popular form of art that lets you focus on your imagination and allows you to give attention to texture and context. With Abstract Black And White Photography, you can get an amazing charm and feel that mainly focuses on the feelings behind photos. We hope you like the abstract beauty of the remarkable photos presented below.

Inspiration

Gorgeous Typography Examples in Advertising Design

January 13th, 2010
by Aquil Akhter
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Gorgeous Typography Examples in Advertising Design

Typography, the art of arranging type, type design and modifying type glyphs, is often considered as a major part of promotional material and marketing. If you use typography properly, you can not meaningfully convey the message, but also strengthen the brand of your company. Typography has always been very inspiring and nowadays many artists experiment with type treatments to achieve inspiring, unusual and beautiful...

Business Online

The Complete Guide to Getting the Most Out of Twitter

January 12th, 2010
by Cameron Chapman
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The Complete Guide to Getting the Most Out of Twitter

We’ve all heard of Twitter at this point, and I would be the majority of our readers are already using it. But that doesn’t mean we’re all using it in the most efficient, most productive way. After all, Twitter can be confusing at best, and downright intimidating to many newcomers. This guide should give you the basics you need to get more out of...

Business Online

How to Make Yourself Stand Out as a Freelancer

January 11th, 2010
by Robert Bowen
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How to Make Yourself Stand Out as a Freelancer

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The cybersea is full of freelancers all out to make their mark and their money to keep their freelance fires burning. With an abundance of opportunity pouring in to the market, getting yourself out there and making sure you are heard and seen will help you sway those opportunities...

Design

Creative and Unusual Layouts and Navigation Designs

January 8th, 2010
by Vitaly Friedman
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Creative and Unusual Layouts and Navigation Designs

By Robert Hartland In this article, we’ll showcase website layouts and navigation structures that really break the mold. The designers of these websites have seen dozens of clone websites out there but have sought their own way. The unusual website layouts and navigation that results can either be very successful and innovative or disorienting for visitors. You decide. When you browse the showcase, think...