Design

Adobe Illustrator Tutorial: Create a Detailed Scanner Illustration

July 5th, 2012
by Andrei Marius
3
Adobe Illustrator Tutorial: Create a Detailed Scanner Illustration

In the following Adobe Illustrator tutorial you will learn how to create a detailed scanner illustration. We'll start with a bunch of simple shapes, some basic vector shape building techniques, several effects and the round any corner script. Once we have our starting shapes we'll continue with some Pathfinder options, several new...

Business Online

Getting the Word from the Web: Awesome Feedback Tools and Services

July 4th, 2012
by Yigit Kocak
25
Getting the Word from the Web: Awesome Feedback Tools and Services

Do you want to get better at what you do? Well, getting feedback is the most important step in doing that. The world is much more social and information is flowing faster than ever before. We can't afford to be doing things without listening to our followers or users....

Design

From Head to Foot: Showcase of Beautiful Header and Footer Designs

July 3rd, 2012
by Alex Ionescu
7
From Head to Foot: Showcase of Beautiful Header and Footer Designs

Studies show that the website header is one of the first things a visitor sees on your website. That is mainly due to the way we are used to browser information on the computer presented from top to bottom, and due to the way HTML is built with the...

Inspiration

Saul Bass: The Evolution of an Artist

July 2nd, 2012
by Simon Arms
0
Saul Bass: The Evolution of an Artist

The film titles, the American graphic designer, Saul Bass designed between 1954 and 1995 not only helped bring graphic design to the attention of Hollywood, and to the forefront of the sixties art movements, but revolutionized the way we watch films. From being regarded as an annoying legality - the only way to...

Design

A Collection of Incredibly Simple and Sleek Logo Designs

June 29th, 2012
by Tom Ross
19
A Collection of Incredibly Simple and Sleek Logo Designs

Logo design is a broad medium, full of diverse styles, genres and talents. With advancements in software many logo designs have become increasingly complex, utilizing wide color spectrums, complex gradients and intricate illustrations.

Design

Adobe Illustrator Tutorial: Create a Printer Illustration

June 28th, 2012
by Andrei Marius
2
Adobe Illustrator Tutorial: Create a Printer Illustration

In the following Adobe Illustrator tutorial you will learn how to create a detailed printer illustration. We'll start with two simple rectangles and some basic vector shape building techniques. Once we have our starting shapes we'll continue with some Pathfinder options, a bunch of complex linear gradients and some simple effects. For the...

Inspiration

Life Beyond WordPress: Showcase of Blogging CMSs

June 27th, 2012
by Sufyan bin Uzayr
38
Life Beyond WordPress: Showcase of Blogging CMSs

When it comes to content management systems and/or blogging platforms, we know that WordPress leads the race by a mile. Hardly any other CMS comes close to WordPress in terms of popularity and ease of usage. Yet, it is always useful to know your way around an extra CMS or two. Therefore,...

Inspiration

Architectural Artistry: Showcase of Architectural Photography

June 26th, 2012
by Robert Bowen
5
Architectural Artistry: Showcase of Architectural Photography

With so many architectural marvels all around us, photographers often turn their lenses towards these structural models, and the results are often as wondrous as the architectural artistry they are capturing. So much tone and mood can be given to these lifeless constructs through the photographers' skillful compositions or knowledgeable enhancements. Which is what...

Essentials

Exclusive Vector Freebie: Soda Red Mac OS Icons

June 25th, 2012
by Noupe Editorial Team
10
Exclusive Vector Freebie: Soda Red Mac OS Icons

Fresh on the heels of our last exclusive free icon set, we have another fantastic pack of icons for our readers. This time around, we were contacted by the talented crew over at TrySoda with an offer to release this brand new set of high quality Mac OS icons to our...

Themes

Showcase of Wonderful Responsive WordPress Themes

June 22nd, 2012
by Bhanu Ahluwalia
33
Showcase of Wonderful Responsive WordPress Themes

These days, there are more WordPress themes available than you could even hope to count. However, not all WordPress themes are created equally. Aside from having a quality design and being bug-free, the biggest issue facing web designers is the growing number of mobile and tablet users. That's where responsive WordPress themes come in.

Design

Putting the Pieces Together: Scrapbook Style Web Designs

June 21st, 2012
by Angie Bowen
4
Putting the Pieces Together: Scrapbook Style Web Designs

Web design has roots in numerous other artistic fields, one of which that blogging not only honors, but often mimics in design and use alike is scrapbooking. Just as scrapbooks capture moments with more artistic accompaniment than photos, collaging various elements together to present a story; blogs capture moments in digital format,...

Inspiration

Stunning Digital Space Art

June 20th, 2012
by Tom Ross
6
Stunning Digital Space Art

Man's obsession with space goes back before records began, and the great unknown of the universe continues to inspire and baffle us today. Space offers artists a huge amount of inspiration to draw from, and space themed art often crosses over genres such as sci-fi, landscapes and fantasy.