Apps

Choosing the Right Tools for Your Mobile Project

May 5th, 2011
by Nick Francis
10
Choosing the Right Tools for Your Mobile Project

Mobile web browsing is the next big thing. At least that's what the pundits say. Recent data shows there are about 4 billion mobile users (almost half the planet) (source). In 2011, smartphone sales will surpass desktop/laptop computer sales, moving over 400 million units per year (source).

Photography

Showcase of Fabulous Foggy Photographs for Your Inspiration

May 4th, 2011
by Robert Bowen
5
Showcase of Fabulous Foggy Photographs for Your Inspiration

In the design world, one type of sought after resource centers around that misty natural special effect called fog or smoke. Look around and you will see numerous textures, brushes, and tutorials all focusing on capturing that vaporesque element in our work. So today we thought we might take this fascination one...

Design

Creative Brainstorming: 50 Examples of The Logo Design Process

May 3rd, 2011
by Aquil Akhter
68
Creative Brainstorming: 50 Examples of The Logo Design Process

Everyone knows how important a logo is to your identity and brand. Every business, online and offline, requires a logo. A logo represents your company and products to potential customers.

IMHO

Community Roundtable: How Important is Content Strategy on Your Sites?

May 2nd, 2011
by Noupe Editorial Team
14
Community Roundtable: How Important is Content Strategy on Your Sites?

Ask nearly any blogger or website runner and they will tell you that content is king. We hear it all the time. However, still many of the design and development community ignore any responsibility for this aspect given that the users or client will usually be responsible for creating said...

Tutorials

Useful Photoshop Tutorials for Designing Abstract Backgrounds

April 29th, 2011
by Aquil Akhter
17
Useful Photoshop Tutorials for Designing Abstract Backgrounds

An attractive and compelling background adds depth to your graphics, banners or ads; and for this reason is of great importance. Sure there are some people who might not notice backgrounds, but the role they play in making the entire artwork look more interesting and visually alluring is paramount.

Business Online

Useful Tools for Making Your Life Online Easier

April 28th, 2011
by Bhanu Ahluwalia
22
Useful Tools for Making Your Life Online Easier

We are on a constant hunt to find some cool and useful tools for our readers all the time. In this endeavor today we have collected some interesting apps as well as websites and services which will suit all your needs as a web developer, designer, project leader, or even the end...

Photography

Showcase of Beautiful Bridge Photography

April 27th, 2011
by Obaid ur Rehman
25
Showcase of Beautiful Bridge Photography

In the architectural arena, bridges not only symbolize the progress of our world but also represent the development in the field of technology. By combining the technology and designing, engineers and architects are now capable of creating bridges that are not only bigger and better but visually more magnificent than ever before.

Inspiration

Showcase of Amazing Paper Made Artworks and Sculptures

April 26th, 2011
by Nousheen Aquil
19
Showcase of Amazing Paper Made Artworks and Sculptures

Paper is a medium that most of us only use for jotting down our ideas and writing down notes, and think that there is no other use of paper except writing. However, some imaginative artists out there have created spectacular pieces of artwork out of paper. They refer to it as Paper...

Design

50 Effective and Creative Call to Action Buttons

April 25th, 2011
by Aquil Akhter
35
50 Effective and Creative Call to Action Buttons

“Call to Action” is a term commonly employed in the field of web design and user experience (UX). It refers those elements in a web page that plead for an action from the visitor. The most common demonstration of call to action in web pages appears in the form of clickable buttons....

Inspiration

Inspirational Showcase of Type-Based Logo Designs

April 22nd, 2011
by Aquil Akhter
31
Inspirational Showcase of Type-Based Logo Designs

A logo is the visual representation of the company that reflects the company’s business or products, all the while building up the credibility of the company. An effective logo design is one that aesthetically satisfies the target audience and possesses the potential to penetrate customers’ minds as a selling agent.

Essentials

Free HTML/CSS/PSD Template: TemplatesBox

April 21st, 2011
by Noupe Editorial Team
19
Free HTML/CSS/PSD Template: TemplatesBox

Getting the right look for your client's projects, as well as your own, is one of the key make or break elements to your website creations. When users land on a site, an immediate impression is made, and we always want to make sure it the right one. Pulling this off on a budget is not...

Design

A Huge Compilation of 80 Free Illustrator Brush Sets

April 20th, 2011
by Aquil Akhter
13
A Huge Compilation of 80 Free Illustrator Brush Sets

Adobe Illustrator is an indispensable designing tool but at the same time very difficult to master. Having a high quality set of Illustrator brushes always come in handy and always make the designers work a bit easier.