(Free) Services

JotForm Theme Store: New Marketplace for Professional Form Designs Opens

December 16th, 2014
by Dieter Petereit
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JotForm Theme Store: New Marketplace for Professional Form Designs Opens

Over the course of the past two months, we covered JotForm frequently. The form builders turned form designers from sunny California went through the launch of a game-changing new feature of their core product. Instead of just offering a form builder with a few simple beautifier options, they came up with a full-fledged Form Designer, giving you complete freedom over the look and feel...

Essentials

The Right Mood #1: Free Christmas Icons, Patterns and Mockups 2014

December 15th, 2014
by Nataly Birch
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The Right Mood #1: Free Christmas Icons, Patterns and Mockups 2014

“Ho, Ho, Ho”,  Xmas is looming and Santa is coming to town. It is time to fetch the Christmas toys from the closet, buy the Christmas tree, and equip oneself with pleasant things that are capable of turning a simple room into a fairy-tale charged with a cheerful and festive mood. The, relax and enjoy the end of the year. Taking care of creating a...

Design

Christmas Experiments: Advent Calendar of Open Web Technologies

December 11th, 2014
by Dieter Petereit
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Christmas Experiments: Advent Calendar of Open Web Technologies

I don’t know how I could have missed this great project during the last two years. Invented in November of 2012, this project has grown to become a more than noteworthy exhibition of what open web technologies are able to do today, when used by skilled people. Christmas Experiments is not only an impressive collection of 24 outstanding works but also the best argument...

Apps

Best of SVG 2014: Icons, Tools and Resources

December 10th, 2014
by Tara Hornor
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Best of SVG 2014:  Icons, Tools and Resources

With mobile devices taking over the world, so to speak, new technology for making websites and apps look pretty on mobile devices continues to emerge and evolve. One of those awesome mobile technologies to arrive on the scene in recent years is that of SVG or Scalable Vector Graphics. SVG takes vectors a step further beyond just a scalable image. In fact, an SVG...

Design

With and Without JS: SVG Loader and SVG Morpheus Beautify Your (Web) App

December 8th, 2014
by Dieter Petereit
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With and Without JS: SVG Loader and SVG Morpheus Beautify Your (Web) App

If you are into designing for multiple resolutions, SVG is the best option to turn to as far as the use of graphics is concerned. These small vector files can be scaled up and down as you like it without sacrificing quality. And with the two tools I am about to introduce you to, SVG will even move… SVG Morpheus: Morphing One Icon to...

Essentials

27 Free Texture Packs for Your Next Design Project

December 5th, 2014
by Nataly Birch
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27 Free Texture Packs for Your Next Design Project

Sometimes in order to take your website design from blah to bling, you do not have to put a great deal of additional effort into it. If the project fits, a texture can make a big difference. Thanks to a pretty rich assortment, textures are able to provide projects with absolutely different aesthetics. For example, if you adopt a more rough and grainy texture...

Design

Put Straight! 8 Amazing Sites Created With: Webydo, a Code-free Platform for Professional Designers

December 4th, 2014
by Dieter Petereit
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Put Straight! 8 Amazing Sites Created With: Webydo, a Code-free Platform for Professional Designers

Tools are what drives the web design industry. I do know a handful of people who honestly tell me they design each and every site using just their vi: or Notepad Plus. But I know hundreds of people who embrace modern tools to get their work done without sacrificing quality. In a new series here at Noupe we’ll be taking a look at the...

Deals & Giveaways

ThemeFuse Exclusive Giveaway: Win Your WordPress-Site Complete With a Theme and a Domain

December 2nd, 2014
by Dieter Petereit
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ThemeFuse Exclusive Giveaway: Win Your WordPress-Site Complete With a Theme and a Domain

This is a brilliant way to set up your own WordPress site in a matter of 15 minutes. ThemeFuse lets you choose from more than 30 professional themes, will register your desired domain name and have the whole thing up and running on a one-year hosting plan for a total price of zero. At least as soon as you are one of the three...

Freelance

Freelancers, Here’s Why Your Clients Hate You

December 1st, 2014
by Speider Schneider
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Freelancers, Here’s Why Your Clients Hate You

Some freelancers are fast, clean, follow directions, and are on top of the freelance project every minute of every day. So why is your client so angry and upset with you? The truth is, THEY are not efficient and your abilities, which should be welcomed to make a project run smoothly, is just a reminder how screwed up the client side is and how...

Essentials

20+ Free HTML/CSS, PSD and GUI Templates from November 2014

November 27th, 2014
by Juan Pablo Sarmiento
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20+ Free HTML/CSS, PSD and GUI Templates from November 2014

Christmas is around the corner. In fact this roundup here is the last we’ll publish before the most important holiday season of the year. Are you already calming down, approaching the lazy days or are you under high pressure with each and every customer knocking, nagging and biting like a barn fly. If you’re a victim of the latter, the least thing you should...

Themes

November 2014: 22 Free WordPress Themes for (almost) All Needs

November 26th, 2014
by Juan Pablo Sarmiento
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November 2014: 22 Free WordPress Themes for (almost) All Needs

Bloggers, magazines, content creators, and freelancers are usually having a hard time finding themes to showcase their thoughts, news, articles and products. And even though there are lots of options with WordPress to do this, many of them are poorly designed and do not have the features a content creator needs. Many of the themes featured in the following article include plugins, frameworks, engines,...

Deals & Giveaways

Time to Relaunch: Win PSD2HTML Services Worth 500 Dollars (Giveaway)

November 25th, 2014
by Dieter Petereit
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Time to Relaunch: Win PSD2HTML Services Worth 500 Dollars (Giveaway)

If you’re into web design, you’ve most likely heard of PSD2HTML more than once. Back in 2005, they were the first team of this kind, providing design to HTML/CSS conversion services. Today they are still the industry lead with their massive staff capacity and high customer demand. Alongside an infographic with five fun facts about the company, we have a total value of 500...