Exploring the User Onboarding Process

By on February 14, 2017

User onboarding is the process of orienting and familiarizing a first-time user with the environment of your product, giving basic essential directions that will increase the likelihood that new users will continue to use your product or service.

40 Creative Examples of Beautiful Typography in Advertising

By on February 10, 2017

Creative typography forms an integral part of any design, be it print or digital. And when it comes to creative advertising, proper use of typography can go a long way in conveying the ad's message to the masses.

Unconventional (but Effective) Ways of Getting Your Design Work Noticed

By on February 9, 2017

Getting your work noticed is not easy. There are thousands, if not millions of designers doing the same work as you, and if you're really honest with yourself, they might even be doing it better! But that doesn't mean you...

The Five Icon Design Trends to Look out for This Year

By on February 8, 2017

Icon designers are constantly coming up with new and creative ways of styling graphical representations.

We’ve Launched NegativeSpace – The Most Beautiful Free Stock Images Available

By on February 6, 2017

We're excited to announce the launch of NegativeSpace, a huge library of the most beautiful free stock images currently available on the web.

Best Practices for Managing Multiple WordPress Sites

By on February 5, 2017

For designers who maintain multiple websites, managing a constant flow of WordPress updates can be tricky. If you're not careful, sites can become outdated in a relatively short amount of time. Or, multiple sites could face problems if you're rushing...

The 50 Most Useful jQuery Plugins and Libraries

By on February 3, 2017

jQuery Libraries are a great resource for web developers. You will find plenty of plugins on the web that are free to use but finding them can be very time-consuming as you will have to go through every site to...

Five Steps to Writing a Bullet-Proof Web Design Proposal

By on February 3, 2017

Building a website takes a lot of time and effort. The client doesn't always realize just how much work goes into it. If you don't properly set expectations and price things accordingly up front, inevitably there will be scope creep.

Tips for Getting Through the Initial Web Design Client Meeting

By on February 2, 2017

In the field of web design, there are far too many prices, skill sets, levels of professionalism, and differences in deliverables for any client to really understand them all, or even comprehend where to start.

The Beauty of Great Photography Effects in Web Design

By on February 1, 2017

Web designers often underestimate the power a great photograph has on a web or mobile interface. Please, don't be one of them. Great photography plays such a critical role in the web design process and can be that small difference...