Perfect Web Design Proposals, Every Time

By on July 5, 2017

If you’re a freelancer, then you’ve probably experienced the anxiety of staring at the blank white space where your cover letter or proposal needs to go. Not only do you have to sell yourself, but you have to show that...

10 Free Must-Have Web Design Plugins For Adobe Photoshop

By on July 4, 2017

Adobe is the world leader in design software. They offer everything from vector design to print work and with their release of Adobe XD, they now offer web prototyping . And while these programs do have a lot of features,...

The Latest Design Trends in the Portfolios of Web Designers

By on July 2, 2017

The portfolio design of a web designer is an ever-evolving process of redesign after redesign. It is their portal to prospective clients and employers and thus has to, in itself, show off the web designer’s wide-range of skills while pushing...

20 Free Lightweight Plugins for WordPress Slideshows and Galleries

By on June 30, 2017

Image slideshows and galleries are pretty much a necessity these days. Good thing there are a ton of powerful, yet free WordPress plugins to choose from that can get the job done for you. Because there are so many plugins...

10 Fantastic Email Newsletter Designs With Free Source Code

By on June 28, 2017

Designing a newsletter can be tough. Not only do you need knowledge and understanding of how users/readers expect content to be delivered to them, you also have the headache of making the layout compatible with all of the many emails...

10 Code Snippets for Quickly Creating Responsive Navigation Menus

By on June 27, 2017

We’ve curated a collection of the most unique, yet highly usable, menu code snippets that offer a quick solution to the many responsive navigation issues you will no doubt encounter.

The Return of Shadows to Web Design

By on June 26, 2017

After the shift away from skeuomorphism to flat design a few years ago, elements such as drop shadows were all-of-a-sudden deemed obsolete. As flat design slowly evolved back into something less severe, it has begun to implement aspects from formerly...

Dark Patterns: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

By on June 26, 2017

Dark patterns describe web design features that trick users into taking actions. They are the gimmicks that trick users into opting into services, annoy them with pop-ups, and shame users into taking action. Dark patterns are completely unethical, but some...

10 WordPress Themes for Your Web Design Business

By on June 22, 2017

One of the sad ironies of being a busy web designer is that you make time for everyone’s website – except your own. So it stands to reason that many of us could use a little head start when developing...

Better, Faster, Stronger WordPress Hosting with Kinsta

By on June 21, 2017

Web developers and designers unfortunately don’t have the kind of job where they can remain effective or efficient in the face of continual disruptions. These jobs are also so highly specialized that, while it’s great to have a basic understanding...