Readers at tripwire magazine daily submit links and short descriptions to highly relevant and worth investigating articles. User links are normally JUST PUBLISHED articles and have gone through a check to be relevant for designers and developers. This is a round-up providing latest user links submitted on tripwire magazine. See more user submitted links here
These days web content is far too dull and unexciting. We all need to focus more attention on our online copy and look to keep our visitors more involved and interested in what we have to say.
Vibrant colors and light streaks have been widely used in modern design – from design for print to design for web – reflecting on the pop culture of the 70’s and 80’s.
Icons play such a key part of any contemporary website, application or user interface design. I find that strategically placed icons can do one of two things.
Learn, with examples, how to create sexy looking links with hovering button or background image.
How do you make your HTML hyperlinks look different from the default styles? This easy CSS hyperlink tutorial will show you how!
This intermediate tutorial is great for logos, children illustrations, and other projects relating to climate change.
This tutorial covers outlining the basic shape, texturing, shading/shadowing, adding reflections, and much more.
Behance is a company that organizes the creative world to make ideas happen and we are presenting showcase which belong to 70+ Exceptionally Creative Portfolios, many professionals belong to behance..
A dismal trading environment and bleak forecasts for the near future have mean freelancers must enhance their pitching skills. Find out how to make your pitch the best.
We here at Helikopter Design love music. Maybe more than web design.(Blasphemy!) It’s an essential part of the design process…
Writing is telepathy, Stephen King wrote. The author sends a message; we receive it. Preferably, in our favorite reading spot!
A wide collection of arrows and arrowheads icons in whitewashed star pattern
In this set you will find skulls, halloween pumpkins, witches’ besoms, coffins an many more. All creepy elements are separated from background and with high resolution.
Today I want to introduce you to Liz Andrade, the gifted, humorous, creative and design-community advocate behind CMD+Shift Design.
Most people are visually inclined to beautiful and sexy images. This concept is especially important if you are selling something sexy. What’s better place to start with than the lingerie industry?
Here is some of the best advice artists, designers and other academics have offered up, in poster, wallpaper and artwork form.
Creative & Interactive Webdesign with awesome jQuery-Plugins – Navigations, Twitter, Forms, Style-Switcher, Thermometer-Slider, Movie-Trailer, …
As your blog’s traffic grows, spammers will rush to your blog too and spam comments is a serious problem for all bloggers.
If you are tired of standard Firefox theme just go on and scroll through this list. Choose one on these themes and browsing with Firefox will become even more enjoyable!
The ultimate compilation of over 50 Photoshop tutorials which will guide you through the process for creating a poster design, and will show you the necessary skills in order design your own poster
Here you find plenty of Freebies for Designers collected by Designers needing them on their daily business… Photoshop Brush (38 in set)
We list only the best Freebies Photoshop Brush (18 in set)
Swish Templates – Bestwebtemplates.com offers Swish Templates. Buy Swish Templates Design, Swish Animated Design, Flash Templates for your Web Designs at Bestwebtemplates.
Free combo pack of seamless baby pink and baby blue textures in .jpg format as well as a corresponding Photoshop tileable pattern (.pat) set.
View a detailed step by step design over view of the ocondesign logo
All You Need to Know about Web Design Project Preparation, from gathering information to meeting the client, in 400+ lines and 23 quotations!
A step by step guide to creating a design themed blog worth reading.
Halloween is here and you might need some help to do your graphic works and plays for the season so we bring you a brand new set of Exclusive Halloween Photoshop Brushes designed by us.
This is the second installment of a new feature here on the blog in which I will introduce you to people and blogs and websites that I have found to be of value to my education and life experience.
Since my last post on CG portraits, I have been collecting other realistic portraits for you to view. These portraits never seize to amaze me.
Three creative print ads from Fresh Step Cat Litter. The agency is DDB West in Los Angeles.
This Visual Cheat Sheet will help you to understand CSS (2.1 and 3) behavior in Internet Explorer’s earlier (IE6 and IE7) and recent (IE8) versions.
The Unofficial Windows 7 wallpapers and backgrounds, gathered throughout the beta program and from the final release.
Tomek Baginski is the living proof that talent is simply the result of hard work and ambition. He is most known for Cathedraland Fallen Art.
We are developing a cool and simple login/registration system in a few easy to follow steps. You can download the complete source code and modify it to fit your own needs.
A hearty collection of awesome Twitter techniques: post tweets, short URLs, custom URLs, follower counts, tweet counts, tweet backups, and much more!
A list of the best Twitter sharing widgets, retweet counters for your Blogs/Websites.
I created a list of 25 worst photoshop mistakes ever. Sometimes its unbelievable how some “designers” make this kind of mistakes.
This post lists the most useful WordPress plugins related to Google starting from XML Sitemaps and ending with FeedBurner subscribers counter.
The article describes what Flash components are. It laso illuminates some facts of their history and presents their simple classification.
Here is a list of 15 Awesome Logos linked to their Design Processes, which contain information on how the designer came up with the concept, how he executed the concept and a lot more
Far too many freelancers undervalue their expertise. Find out if you are one of those freelancers and how you can charge more.
Over 25 resources to help you become a master of typography including blogs, tutorials, and font foundries.
All the information you need to start making your own WordPress themes from scratch.
In this tutorial, I will show you how to create a simple Halloween Card using Photoshop and 3DS Max.