Essentials

Late-breaking: 29 Free Vibrant Flat UI Packs

December 23rd, 2014
by Nataly Birch
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Late-breaking: 29 Free Vibrant Flat UI Packs

Still working? It’s the last day before Christmas and this client keeps demanding a more vibrant look to the UI you designed for him? It needs more pop and sizzle, he told you on the phone. It’s boring like it is. Do something about or he’ll send you the ghosts of Christmas. As chances are, you’re not Ebeneezer Scrooge, who knows how their visits...

Inspiration

Creative Vandalism: Urban Street Art in Czech Republic

December 22nd, 2014
by Nataly Birch
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Creative Vandalism: Urban Street Art in Czech Republic

Considered to be an act of vandalism, defacement and even a despicable crime, Graffiti is a controversial type of art that, as a matter of fact, has already managed to win over numerous artists and spectators and has amassed a large army of minions and fans. While authorities and communities hotly debate about pros and cons of this urban branch of creative activity, being...

Business Online

Online Marketing 2015: Why Your Facebook Page Isn’t Enough

December 19th, 2014
by Noupe Editorial Team
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Online Marketing 2015: Why Your Facebook Page Isn’t Enough

Organic rather than generated content remains vital to maintaining an online presence. It used to be that having an active Facebook business page with rich organic content was enough to reach most of your customers, particularly if you targeted a niche that was located primarily on Facebook. But that’s no longer the case. Social media and online marketing evolves with each passing year, and...

(Free) Services

Smart Phones, Dumb Users: Funny and Sad at The Same Time

December 19th, 2014
by Dieter Petereit
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Smart Phones, Dumb Users: Funny and Sad at The Same Time

We know you are always out for a good laugh. Designers and developers are the most humorous folks I know. They even like a good portion of self irony. But today we are not going to make fun of ourselves, at least not only of ourselves. Hopefully you are not one of the following species. But if you are you now know you are...

(Free) Services

Muzli and Panda: Free Daily Visual Design Inspiration on the Go

December 18th, 2014
by Dieter Petereit
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Muzli and Panda: Free Daily Visual Design Inspiration on the Go

What if you could open your Google Chrome and immediately become immersed in design-related topics? No need to explicitly fire up any of your favorite web sites nor your RSS reader. It’s just there. That’s the idea behind Muz.li and Panda, new Chrome Tab Extensions, bringing loads of inspiring design news right in front of your eyes. Doesn’t sound like much? Sometimes it’s the...

Deals & Giveaways

Who Won the ThemeFuse and the PSD2HTML Giveaway? You?

December 18th, 2014
by Dieter Petereit
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Who Won the ThemeFuse and the PSD2HTML Giveaway? You?

Over the past few weeks we ran two giveaways where you were able to win attractive prizes. ThemeFuse offered three complete packages of one WordPress web site including a domain name and hosting for a year and PSD2HTML offered a 300 and a 200 USD value of their services. Are you among the lucky winners? Read on… ThemeFuse Exclusive Giveaway: Win Your WordPress-Site Complete...

Essentials

The Right Mood #2: 25+ Free Christmas Cards, Flyers, Tags and Printables 2014

December 17th, 2014
by Nataly Birch
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The Right Mood #2: 25+ Free Christmas Cards, Flyers, Tags and Printables 2014

Last Christmas I said that all I want is you in this winter wonderland. But, you all know how that story went. The very next day she gave my love away. This year, to save me from tears, I will give free Christmas resources to all of you instead of only to that someone special. So, if you don’t want a lot for Christmas...

Development

[Quick Tip] Dynatable for jQuery: Static Tables Are in Danger of Extinction

December 17th, 2014
by Michael Dobler
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[Quick Tip] Dynatable for jQuery: Static Tables Are in Danger of Extinction

Tables always come in handy as soon as a substantial amount of information needs proper presentation. The jQuery plugin Dynatable turns a sedated table Brontosaurus into a dynamic data presentation Velociraptor. The plugin helps to create dynamic tables with sortable, filterable and searchable data. Moreover it offers a paging functionality in order to present large tables in a more compact way. Static tables are...

(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
2
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...