Bloggers covering in particular the design niche is growing rapidly in numbers and they are all very busy producing high quality posts. This post is a collection of community news submitted on tripwire magazine over the last four days. I have to admit that the number of contributions probably will be overwhelming to most readers but on the other hand I would not filter out anything (leaving that up to you). You can find more community news here.
Fireworks specialize in bringing BRANDS to life by creating intelligent brand and packaging design.In this tutorials you’ll learn how to design using Fireworks.
Medhley provides sports related template design with affordable prices to create your own sports themed websites.
A post dedicated to our sponsors and readers for their support with our blog Design Chair.
When looking for top quality content, you’re usually forced to pay for your resources. They’re generally better and easier to work with, and offer a wider range of use.
Applying texture to a flat surface, or flatly applying a texture across a whole image (as a means to age it or degrade it) is simple stuff.
Many exciting new functions and features are being thought up for CSS3. We will try and showcase some of them on this page. So, have a look at these 5 Awesome CSS3 Features
A few days ago, we showed you some stunning examples of infographics for your inspiration.
With so many open source CMS applications available, you can easily create your own CMS website and own a backdoor to update the content of your website for information-starved users on the Web.
Christmas is always the crazy time for shopping, don’t let yourself down. Simpo Technologies ensure the price we offer is the lowest.
Most people who get their news online are familiar with posts formatted like a list. We see them all the time. Despite what Nuttall says on his blog, list posts make life easier for busy people.
Brushes not only contribute in beautifying our designs but they also save us a lot of time to come up with some of our desired effects as opposed to having to recreate these effects from scratch.
In this post I am referring a list of some good Email Marketing Services for your business including MailChimp, AWeber, Constant Contact, Silverpop, SimplyCast and GroupMail etc.
A screen cast on how to use Photoshop actions this screen cast will teach you how to save, load, and create Photoshop actions and go through its main features and functions.
In this tutorial you will learn how to implement a perfect multi-level navigation bar using HTML, CSS Techniques.
Adobe Illustrator is a best vector illustration application. Using illustrator you can create cutting edge graphics and give your artworks 3d effect too.
A showcase of the very best websites using a orange colour scheme
PSD to html service providers are expert in xhtml and css coding. Visitors not only expect quality code on their website but also an esthetically pleasing design and good information architecture.
There are many open source tools available on the web ranging from word processors, to content management systems, references, publishing, sharing, organization, and more
While usability is extremely important in order to maintain a profitable e-commerce site, the design can still be appealing…
A collection of the 40 best Photoshop tutorials for creating website designs and layouts from scratch. Showcasing for you a variety of styles and types of sites
This article explains the often misunderstood concept of design and provides an insight into how creativity and design are linked.
To share your thoughts with global audiences, you plan to start a WordPress blog. wordpress-blogHowever with millions & millions of blogs already on the Web….
Text Editor is a basic necessity. The simple not so advanced tool could be of the best help for many applications
Meerkat, named for its pop up like behavior, is a jQuery plugin and it’s used as a simple promotional tool, a roost for advertisements, or even as an alternative to a splash or entry page…
Welcome to our first sponsored guest post and we are delighted that it is written by the dependable link building firm – “Link Popularity Matters”
Logo designing is an immensely delicate art which can go a long way in making or breaking a brand.
Some unique simple typographic Christmas cards for your inspiration.
There may be few days left for Christmas to arrive, but celebrations at PixelCrayons have already started.
Some of the most important Linux abbreviations and Jargons every Open Source Freak must know. Have a look, some of them can be extremely useful for you guys.
I often see articles quoting Basecamp as being the must have tool in any self respecting designers kitbag I’ve decided to buck the trend and take a look at, and review some of the free alternatives.
This article is a showcase of 10 beautifully designed websites.
Great articles on web usability (always good to be able to effectively communicate why you made a particular design choice to a client), WordPress and jQuery, as well as a few others.
In this tutorial you will learn how to create a Christmas wreath vector illustration with Adobe illustrator.
Peter Denton shares what made Twibs a success
An Inspiration Post of High-Quality Tattoo Designs, including awesome typography, detailed illustrations and much more. Compiled by Think Design Blog.
Space has always fascinated humanity. The concept of an almost infinitely vast and complex universe stirs the deepest emotions. In this post, we’ve rounded up 50 mind-blowing space images.
Today’s web treat is a free combo pack of large (740px * 740px) seamless Grungy Natural Beige textures in .jpg format as well as a corresponding Photoshop tileable pattern (.pat) set.
Today’s web treat is a free combo pack of large (1024px * 1024px) seamless Extreme Grunge Peeling Patterns in .jpg format as well as a corresponding Photoshop tileable pattern (.pat) set.
15 Amazing Digital Photography by Justin Eaton gathered frm Deviant Art
This matte white square icons food beverage set includes various food, fruit, and vegetable icons (bread, cheese, pie, apple, banana, pineapple, cherries, lemons, grapes, pears, strawberries … Etc)
Hundreds of free brushes and icons, loads of holiday giveaways for designers and more goodies! Today’s free resource roundup is totally jam-packed.
I collect 6 Utilities Portable Apps to share with my readers. Enjoy it !
This whitewashed star patterned icons social media logos set includes the most popular social bookmarking and networking icons (Digg, Delicious, StumbleUpon, Technorati, Reddit, Yahoo Buzz … Etc)
A selection of best magazine style Blogger templates of all time. Beautiful and professional templates converted from WordPress.
Glossy Christmas Themed Social Media Icons For Blogs.
5 experts weigh in on how to build a successful web app
Get to know these influential female designers!
This is part 4 of this series on How to set up a killer wordpress blog. In this part We`ll be choosing our plugins. The first thing you need to know is that there are lots and lots of WordPress plu…
These bicycles or concepts will maybe convince you to drop your car, or at least they will be please your eyes.
Our Entrepreneurship group (Daud Creative Media & Entrepreneurship) fully celebrating our yearly event of Marry Christmas in all our websites, we figured once again here you will look..
Li Wei, who has become renowned for his arresting and seemingly gravity-defying photographic work. Strangely enough, his works are not photo-shopped but are a result his awesome skills.
Collection includes festive mood and cozy winter moments. 47 great Christmas photos on this list.
Interview with Design Director of Apple, Pepsi and Visa’s ad agency
There are plenty of ways to create a Watercolor Effect in Photoshop. Some are very cheesy and you can easily tell that a simple filter has been used.
It’s winter! It’s snowing! Thousands of kids get out to play with snow and make a snowman. These fragile being don’t live much so we have to hurry up!
As a huge thank you to everyone who has supported D-Lists through the year, I have arranged for one lucky reader to win themselves a free copy of TextMate
Children are the future & it is the responsibility of us to protect them and ensure that they get the best footing in life. Unfortunately this is not always the case in many nations around the world.
In this photoshop tutorial we will show you how to create retro style illustration effect in Photoshop. Mainly we will work with lights and colors.
Apple Logo and Wallpaper Photoshop Tutorial, The tutorial is in Turkish but you can use Google Translate on my website.
Creative & Interactive Webdesign with awesome jQuery-Plugins – Navigations, Twitter, Forms, Style-Switcher, Thermometer-Slider, Movie-Trailer, …
A collection of free social media icons for Twitter, Stumble, Digg, Reddit, Facebook, Rss…
we have collected some great paper texture from devaint art in one single post. Check out!
This article highlights important enhancements in WordPress 2.9 and provide resources that will help you quickly upgrade your themes or plugins to accommodate latest features.
With christmas on his way, i have collected 10 christmas themes for you. They are all free to download.
This post discusses clean and minimal web designs and provides links to twenty-five of the best ones around.
CSS Text Shadow and Hover Effect Tutorial, The tutorial is in Turkish but you can use Google Translate on my website.
2010 Free vector calendar. Included 5 different template designs. File formats Eps and Ai. Free for personal and commercial use.
The holiday season is in the air but you can also hang it on your wall with our amazing collection of eye-grabbing Christmas movie posters.
One of the great things about writing posts on business cards is that there is no shortage of great business card designs. Talented graphic artists are coming up with new brilliant designs every day.
Safari AdBlock 0.3.2 is a simple, yet powerful ad-blocking plug-in for Safari.
Buy photography related themed templates with affordable prices. Grab your template today!
You have the opportunity to select the plugin according to the needs of your website. At least I found the 5 Amazing WordPress Plugins Multi Languages
Check out these fresh websites from Broadway. Especially noteworthy are the Finian’s Rainbow and Little House on the Prairie sites.
Set includes 12 Brushes, silky or plastic curves. Brush resolutions are 892-1200 px
Amazing free Social Bookmarking icons in available in scalable vector formats.
In this article, I will talk about eight client types freelance designers should avoid.
In this post we collected a new and free Social Media Icons Set. A high quality and unique style for All readers that will hopefully meet your expectations and will come in handy in every projects.
Five experts weigh in on what it takes to create a successful iPhone app
It can be hard at times to deal with rejected work. Here are some tips on how to dust yourself off and deal with it.
Making and Breaking the Grid, by Timothy Samara, is an analysis of the construction and deconstruction of grid designs. Featuring a comprehensive showcase of works in different media and decades.
Everyone needs a good nights sleep in order to be a successful businessperson. Find out how to get a good night’s sleep and wake up earlier.
In this tutorial, I’ll tell you how to create an amazing Vista theme background in just a few easy steps.
With the help of keyword tool you can choose the right keywords for your website. All you need to do is enter the key term and you can get the idea of various keyword combination.
below are a few reasons why I think every designer should stop using a mouse and start using a tablet to design.
Check out this collection of 40 minimalist websites for your design inspiration. This is a classy and functional design style that showcases strong typography, good design and layout skills
Normal castles would bore you so I thought it would be nice to go to the fantastic world of digital paintings where the imagination of digital artists reaches high peaks.
Check out our brief and informative history of the graphic design profession.
Christmas is coming, so today we have collected 40 iPhone / iPod Touch Christmas Wallpapers.
Today we presenting an great resource for every kind of media advertisements, Ads of the World is an advertising archive and community. The archive showcases campaigns from around the world..
Website’s loading speed will indirectly affect your page rank, according to recently Google’s announcement. This article shares 7 useful tools to optimize your website’s speed.
Screen Capturing is an essential tool for bloggers . Most of these tools operate on point-and-shoot principle but their features differ
Decorating home or work lab is obvious thing to do on Christmas, but how many really decorate their websites or blogs.
This worn cloth icons sports hobbies set includes icons from many of the most popular sports (basketball, baseball, football, soccer, tennis, hiking, camping, fishing, skiing, sailing … Etc)
Today’s web treat is a free combo pack of large high res (1024px * 1024px) seamless Icy and Watery Blue textures in .jpg format as well as a corresponding Photoshop tileable pattern (.pat) set.
33 of the most striking posters from the International Poster Collection that have English as a main language.
Keeping your brochures simple allows readers to focus completely on the design. Today, we’re highlighting fresh and clean brochure designs to inspire your next printing project.
If you think no one ever stole any of your work it is only because you haven’t found out about it yet! Trust me, it will happen. It sucks, but there are ways to deal with this.
A collection of striking anime art by digital painter Saojin Oh.
Government related themed templates with affordable prices. Grab templates to create the government based templates
Keeping into consideration the multiple benefits of having presence on different social media networks, every organization wishes to join the social media wave.
In this December I have compiled 14 stones (brick, stone wall, marble, gravel) from my own stock photograph by myself. Full size each image are 3072×2304pixel.
A dedicated service for turning the beautiful designs into search engine friendly, browser compatible and widget ready wordpress theme.
The Christmas Apps Tree is an event which features interviews with famous designers, bloggers and developers,some cool guest posts and a huge giveaway of Mac and iPhone apps.
We’re excited to announce that Freelance Review is now available via the Design and Freelance categories on Alltop.com, a website started by Guy Kawasaki.
Freelance designers spend an unthinkable amount of time on the computer. What most don’t realize however, is that there are several medical complications which can arise from computer overuse.
Learn some tips from your feline friend about freelancing.
Superb Creative advertising ideas that we showing on coming Happy Marry Christmas for your better product sales, in listed adverts you may seen many famous graphic designers successful work where..
In this tutorial you’ll learn how to design a sleek audio player interface in Adobe Photoshop.
The “Ginormous” Giveaway is our way of saying thanks. We have lots of prizes available for you to win. By the way, we’re just getting started here at Design Informer.
Fantasy characters range from the inhabitants of surreal, gravity-defying worlds to diligent and honorable warriors and nymphs endowed with supernatural abilities.
An inspirational showcase of the beautiful design from Rockfield
In this post, we have featured 12 practical WordPress solutions that you won’t need any plugins to implement them.
The best part of WordPress is its flexibility. Plugins can extend WordPress to do almost anything one can imagine.
Christmas is a time for gifts, cakes and decorations.
Macro photography is close-up photography. Macro photography opens up the doors of a new world. It captures minute details of the subjects – such details are not at all visible in the naked eye.
I have created a collection of 20 christmas tutorials, to help you inspire and create your christmas designs.
We have written a article 35 Dazlling Logo Design Tutorial Part 1 last week and this week we come with another set of logo design tutorials for our readers.
Musings and advice on how brands can use Twitter to interact on a personal level with consumers.
Continuing with our discussion on credit card statement,we would now discuss the key terms used in the statement and their meanings.
When doing design work, you have to present your concept for the project to the client, but just how many should you show your client?
The iPhone is more than just a phone. It combines three devices in one: a revolutionary phone, a wide screen iPod and a groundbreaking Internet device.
In this post we will look at how to make a Photoshop template for creative display of screenshots on your website or blog. Or, you can just download the freebie!
Those of us who participate in website design communities hear a lot of talk about Usability. As web development professionals we benefit from paying close attention to usability in our designs.
Logo design is an important area of graphic design, and one of the most difficult to perfect.Because logos are meant to represent companies’ brands or corporate identities
With the ski and snowboard season already upon us, we are all anticipating the new designs in ski and snowboard designs.
Take your chance to download a free Christmas illustration and add it to your site or blog.
In this kickass WordPress article there are 24 total resources that will show you how to design and code WordPress themes from scratch.From Photoshop to final product.
deZane – digital showcase of thomas tibitanzl, digital art, graphic design, web design and much more…
An easy way to share your posts on social bookmarking websites without the use of a plugin.
Luminescent Lines Here we will create some thin flowing lines that look as if they emit light. This technique is fairly simple and is a great way to create an abstract wallpaper or looks good integrated into another…
Today’s web treat is a free combo pack of large (1024px * 1024px) seamless Urban Circles textures in .jpg format as well as a corresponding Photoshop tileable pattern (.pat) set.
Today’s web treat is a free combo pack of large seamless Fiery Red textures in .jpg format as well as a corresponding Photoshop tileable pattern (.pat) set.
There are totally high resolution 4752 px by 3168 px 6 high quality rock textures.
This 3d glossy orange orbs icons culture set is one of our largest sets and includes a wide assortment of popular (based upon web search data) cultural symbols and icons from around the world.
This 3d glossy green orbs icons social media logos set includes the most popular social bookmarking and networking icons (Delicious, StumbleUpon, Yahoo Buzz, facebook, Flickr, MySpace,Twitter… Etc)
Here is an example of stunning showcase of their advertisement models of 2010.this has been mind blowing pic and research work for making this valuable work.
If you are a WordPress user and wants some holiday feel on your WordPress blog this post for you. In this post you will find awsome fresh christmas themes for WordPress.
Whether it is your spouse, friend, co worker, family member or your significant other it can be very difficult to find the right holiday gift for a web designer or developer.
As a designer, chances are you usually have a ton of work on your plate and can’t always hand-style lettering unique to each project. That’s where hand-drawn fonts come in.
Take your chance to see personalized web design portfolios. Creative web designers deserve to be seen!
When choosing colors for your designs, it would be wise to refer not only to what variations look best or are complementary on the color wheel but also realize the affect that colors have on emotions.
This is a tutorial for beginners in Adobe Illustrator. Starting from a basic star shape like childrens do, learn how to use gradient and layers in creation of a star logo character.
This article provides a comprehensive guide to writing great content for your design blog/publication.
Designers perspective on ad war between ATT and Verizon
As a CG artist or designer, you’ve likely run into the need to pick colors for your work. It may be difficult to approach the vast color space without some training or some help.
We are follow our visitors and readers request presenting “35 Ultimate Useful CSS Cheats to Streamline Web Development” Cheat Sheets can help you save so much time and can really help you learn..
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Arbenting presents 10 abstract vectors in .eps format free for both personal and commercial use, no attribution required.
This post focuses on how you can secure your WordPress blog and provides a number of tips for doing this.
A showcase of inspiring work from some truly talented designers working in the print arena.
Finding Jobs and Projects to work on as a Start up Freelance Designer can be harder than finding a needle in a haystack at times.
29 Most Wanted Texture Packs for designers and manipulators
In this tutorial I will show you how I created a colorful photo manipulation using Photoshop brushes, different adjustment layers, and more. Let’s get started!
Top 10 PSD to WordPress integration Service Providers
Lock stock and two smoking bricks. That is how I should have named the article but I preferred the normal version from which you would understand that this is an article with a lot of brick textures
This simple red square icons social media logos set includes the most popular social bookmarking and networking icons (Digg, Delicious, StumbleUpon, Technorati … Etc)
Today’s web treat is a free combo pack of large (1024px * 1024px) (740px * 740px) seamless Basket Weave textures in .jpg format as well as a corresponding Photoshop tileable pattern (.pat) set.
We envision mbwebcreator.com as the preferred web design, web application development, web hosting and e-commerce provider to customers that are looking for services that exceed their expectation.
Below are 20 hand-picked web design tutorials. Each tutorial offers an insight into different tools and techniques which can all be used to design stunning websites.
Today’s web treat is a free combo pack of large (1024px * 1024px) seamless Tropical Abstact textures in .jpg format as well as a corresponding
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When talked about 16px font size we immediately say big font or large type. The fact is it is not big or large, it is the default size.
Below are 16 of some of the best and most inspirational design studios in the world, most of which have worked with some very big companies such as Nike, EA Sports, MTV, and many more.
There are many, many more great grunge fonts over at DaFont but these are the ones that I felt were the best and offered the most diversity from the bunch
What idea pops up in your mind when you hear about the launch of yet another social networking website? Certainly the following one….Oh no!
Image optimization is very important for a web developer or web designer, to make the website load faster and to reduce the bandwidth consumption
Here are a few websites where you can find many multinational companies logos in vector format.
Work is out there. You have to find it. Or you’ll stagnate into the heap of people who seem to think that its impossible to find work.
The of best 60 icon sets from the design community which were created in 2009. A collection of some amazing icons from hand drawn icons to 3d icons something for everyone.
Sapient’s brilliant Director of Digital Strategy & Innovation, Rob Gonda, shares what it takes to make a successful iPhone application.
In this tutorial we are going to create simple folder icon. This is very simple and quite effective tutorial, so all you need is Adobe Photoshop to create this effect.