Essentials

Inspiration Blast: 40 Elaborately Designed Photoshop Wallpapers

October 15th, 2012
by Dirk Metzmacher
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Inspiration Blast: 40 Elaborately Designed Photoshop Wallpapers

The easiest way to decorate your boring computer desktop is with creative wallpapers. It only takes a few clicks to beautify even the dullest workspace. In the following collection you will find little pieces of art, hand-crafted by talented Photoshoppers from around the world. The wallpapers are colorful, elaborately designed and unique at the same time. As...

Business Online

Moqups: HTML5-Based Mockups On Steroids

October 14th, 2012
by Dieter Petereit
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Moqups: HTML5-Based Mockups On Steroids

Before you detail the design of your next website project you need to determine where should be what. You will have to place your navigation, images, texts, forms, whatever will be part of your site. Especially essential parts such as the navigational concept have to be planned very thoroughly. The information architecture decides if...

Development

Delta – A Free, Modern Theme For jQuery UI

October 13th, 2012
by Dieter Petereit
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Delta – A Free, Modern Theme For jQuery UI

Kiandra IT is one of the bigger companies in the field of software development and the likes in Australia. In 2012 they were declared Microsoft Partner Of The Year. Pushing ahead their own software development efforts Kiandra created a theme for jQuery UI which they used internally for almost a year. Then they decided...

Inspiration

What You Do Not Know About Bangkok’s Colors But Should…

October 12th, 2012
by Simon Arms
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What You Do Not Know About Bangkok’s Colors But Should…

If you can fight your way through Bangkok's crowds and traffic, its sweltering heat and black smoke you will find colors so bright, so alien that you will think you have found  Marioland. The Thais' love for colors is deep and omnipresent wherever you look. The following showcase is a tribute to one of the most colorful cultures...

Design

Exploring Geometry: 30 Exceptional Polygonal Art Illustrations

October 11th, 2012
by Nataly Birch
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Exploring Geometry: 30 Exceptional Polygonal Art Illustrations

Polygons by Dave Murray Now and then different modern artists create artworks that force you to look at ordinary pictures in a whole new way. With a strong hint at the cubist style, polygonal art illustrations become extremely popular nowadays. Just like the old-school video games, this art direction inspires by exceptional...

Development

Presentations With Reveal.js and HTML5: Better Than PowerPoint

October 10th, 2012
by Denis Potschien
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Presentations With Reveal.js and HTML5: Better Than PowerPoint

Presentations are PowerPoint, you say? Well, think again. Most people I know start yawning as soon as PowerPoint gets mentioned. You don't want your clients to yawn. If you are into presenting using your Android or iPad, you'll even need additional tools to get a PPT up and running. As we are web developers, why...

Themes

26 of The Best Premium WordPress Themes For Creative Businesses, Agencies and Freelancers

October 9th, 2012
by Sufyan bin Uzayr
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26 of The Best Premium WordPress Themes For Creative Businesses, Agencies and Freelancers

If you are working as a freelance designer or a creative artist, having a proper online portfolio is absolutely mandatory. Most of the time, clients not only expect you to have a website showcasing your works, but also expect that website to be impressive beyond imagination. Trust me, a client will think twice...

Deals & Giveaways

Win Your Set of Die-Cut Business Cards Made by UPrinting

October 8th, 2012
by Dieter Petereit
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Win Your Set of Die-Cut Business Cards Made by UPrinting

Online business card printing at UPrinting

We are always interested in bringing you value. Be it in the form of articles that dig deeper than elsewhere or in the form of long inspirational lists that are longer than elsewhere. Or be it in the form of a give-away like we’ll do...

Design

Productivity-Powerhouse: 40 Perfect Photoshop-Actions To Speed Up Your Workflow

October 8th, 2012
by Dirk Metzmacher
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Productivity-Powerhouse: 40 Perfect Photoshop-Actions To Speed Up Your Workflow

Adobe Photoshop offers a very simple option to record a sequence of commands in the form of so-called Actions. These Actions can be stored and distributed. That way we have the possibility to use command-sequences other Photoshop artists developed and execute them on mouse click. Actions can speed up your workflow and even push your work to...

Themes

Test Your WordPress Themes Live With Theme Test Drive

October 7th, 2012
by Dieter Petereit
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Test Your WordPress Themes Live With Theme Test Drive

So you found that new great WordPress theme and are eager to activate it. Lots of bloggers see the search for new themes as a sport. But if you are out of the niche where only you and your best friend reads your blog, spontaneous theme-switching might have become a little dangerous. What if things...

Plugins

Collaborative Writing for Teams Enhanced by Brand-New WordPress-Plugin Post Forking

October 6th, 2012
by Dieter Petereit
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Collaborative Writing for Teams Enhanced by Brand-New WordPress-Plugin Post Forking

A brand-new plugin for the ever so popular CMS WordPress enhances the workflow to a GitHub-like experience. It allows for several authors to work on the same article simultaneously. Even contributors without any rights can participate in the workflow. This could be a solution to several common problems not only editorial teams regularly face.

Inspiration

50 Beautiful Blog Designs From All Over The World

October 5th, 2012
by Alex Ionescu
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50 Beautiful Blog Designs From All Over The World

Icon Eden Blogs have become one of the primary sources for daily updated information around the web. This has developed to such an extent that major newspapers and magazines, which are the primary sources of public information, have all upgraded they websites to blogging systems. Blogs are a very convenient way of offering fresh...