Deals & Giveaways

JotForm Runs the Web Form Design Awards – Create a Great Form Design and Win 7,500 Dollars

November 5th, 2014
by Dieter Petereit
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JotForm Runs the Web Form Design Awards – Create a Great Form Design and Win 7,500 Dollars

JotForm, form renovators from sunny California, are taking off. Having been a major player in the form builder business for quite a while now, they decided to add broader design support to their product. And came up with a new tool called "Form Designer". This tool is just grand. As you’d rightfully expect from your favorite WYSIWYG builder Form Designer is completely intuitive to...

Inspiration

World of Design No. 2: New Zealand

November 4th, 2014
by Nataly Birch
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World of Design No. 2: New Zealand

We are accustomed to believe that web design trends as well as their ardent supporters and followers tend to accumulate in the northern hemisphere: Europe, UK, America traditionally are the center of all that is happening. But what about others, extremely remote, pristine, almost unspoiled parts of the world, such as New Zealand. Is it an active and equal participant of the mainstreams? As...

Inspiration

Do You? These 35 Popular Brands Use WordPress as a CMS

November 3rd, 2014
by Andreas Hecht
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Do You? These  35 Popular Brands Use WordPress as a CMS

WordPress isn’t just a blogging software. Today sites with millions of visitors can be flawlessly driven by it. WordPress is fast and flexible and a CMS in its own right. More than 60 percent of the world’s websites already run on WordPress and its triumphal march is far from over. In fact, WordPress is the only CMS with rising distribution numbers. All other competitors...

Freelance

Brain Damage: Why Art Directors Hate Freelancers

October 31st, 2014
by Speider Schneider
0
Brain Damage: Why Art Directors Hate Freelancers

Believe it or not, there are some freelancers who are morons, and I don’t mean that in the good way. In the ranks of creative children who see other possibilities, color outside the lines, make their own lines and blended two or three crayons to create new colors to captivate the senses, there were some who experienced something that set them apart from other...

Deals & Giveaways

Deal of the Week: 100+ Essential 3D Mockups and Effects to Make Your Product Shine

October 30th, 2014
by Dieter Petereit
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Deal of the Week: 100+ Essential 3D Mockups and Effects to Make Your Product Shine

Today’s Deal of the Week brings you a whole load of Photoshop templates and effects to professionally show off your designs and other products. More than 100 individual elements are part of the package. Among these, you’ll find 67 professional 3D mockups that allow you to project your designs onto a variety of surfaces. Do you want to present the design of your customer’s...

Essentials

Colorful Autumn: 20+ Free HTML/CSS, PSD and GUI Templates (October 2014 Edition)

October 29th, 2014
by Juan Pablo Sarmiento
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Colorful Autumn: 20+ Free HTML/CSS, PSD and GUI Templates (October 2014 Edition)

Two months and it’s Christmas. Leaves are falling; the world dresses up in colorful clothing. This is the right time to let your website or whatever project you are currently creating follow. Just like last month and a whole bunch of months before we collected the best free HTML/CSS, PSD and GUI templates from around the web with a release date from October. So...

Design

Visme.co: Swiss Knife for the Creation of Presentations, Infographics, Banner Ads and More (Comment to Win)

October 28th, 2014
by Dieter Petereit
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Visme.co: Swiss Knife for the Creation of Presentations, Infographics, Banner Ads and More (Comment to Win)

Visme.co is a recently relaunched and re-branded service loyal Noupe readers already know. We’ve covered the service under its former name EWC Presenter in August of 2013 already. At that time, our conclusion was entirely positive. We recommended to put PowerPoint and Keynote aside, and use EWC Presenter instead. A lot has happened behind the curtain since then, so we thought it would be...

Themes

Fall Cleaning: 22 Fresh and Free WordPress Themes From October 2014 to Damp Wipe Your Blog

October 27th, 2014
by Juan Pablo Sarmiento
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Fall Cleaning: 22 Fresh and Free WordPress Themes From October 2014 to Damp Wipe Your Blog

Although I like the nightlife, I wouldn’t say I want the nights to get longer. I enjoy a long day’s – well – daylight. With autumn having undoubtedly arrived, nights are getting longer. We leave home for work in the dark and get back when it’s dark already. To save you from depression and give you a little perspective during the cold and sinister...

Inspiration

Thanks: Anders Norén Develops Picture-perfect and Free WordPress Themes

October 24th, 2014
by Andreas Hecht
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Thanks: Anders Norén Develops Picture-perfect and Free WordPress Themes

Sometimes, while rambling the web, you stumble upon real gems. That’s what just happened to me. It was by pure coincidence that I found the website of Anders Norén. Anders Norén, among other things, develops WordPress themes. These are not only mostly completely free, but also picture-perfect. You can grab them from WordPress.org. If you are into the WordPress theme universe, you already know...

Deals & Giveaways

Deal of the Week: Small Money for Big Stock Photos

October 22nd, 2014
by Dieter Petereit
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Deal of the Week: Small Money for Big Stock Photos

Enjoy one of those Deals of the Week that are few and far between. Grab really large stock photos for really small money. Mighty Deals, again the deal provider this week, had Depositphotos on offer in the past. That deal was wildly popular, and people didn’t stop calling for a reiteration. Today we have proof that their calls didn’t go unanswered. With the growth...

Essentials

Halloween Icons: 50+ Brand-new Scary, yet Free Pictograms

October 21st, 2014
by Dieter Petereit
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Halloween Icons: 50+ Brand-new Scary, yet Free Pictograms

50+ Brand-new scary, yet free pictograms are offered by icons8, the icon foundry you can always trust. If you like to scare your friends at the end of October, here’s what you need. Hand-made for terror, these pictograms will look good in any app or website with the horror touch. Best of all, they are completely free of charge. Let’s take a closer look…...

Inspiration

15 Beautiful Art Projects, Created to Raise Awareness for a Cause

October 20th, 2014
by Tara Hornor
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15 Beautiful Art Projects, Created to Raise Awareness for a Cause

Beautiful art can be both awe-inspiring and intriguing. Some of it simply awakens the creativity or beauty inside of us all, and other stunning works of art makes us really think about deeper issues. No matter the level of intensity of the piece, great artworks cause most people to stop, if even for just a moment, to have an emotional experience. And this experience,...