Month: May 2011

Black and white photography

40 Beautiful Examples of Black & White Photography

Sometimes a picture can look way better without its vivid colors. Black and White photography brings out a different kind of vibe and mood in a picture. This concept is hard to explain but very easy to see. If you...

/ May 31, 2011
Ipad apps

10 Great Productivity iPad Apps for Web Designers

With thousands of applications and gadgets dedicated to any and every task imaginable, it can be a daunting endeavor to wade through them all and find the ones useful to you and your particular niche. Not surprisingly, there are several...

/ May 30, 2011

15 fresh startups with great landing page designs

Welcome to the age of the online startup. Every day, multiple websites are created to announce a new startup and sadly, most of those pages look horrible. In order to attract the users you have to be able to provide...

/ May 26, 2011
free Hand-Drawn Icons

30 Creative Free Hand-Drawn Icon Sets

Forget about the regular web 2.0 shiny, glossy, and gradients like icons. You gotta stay unique, and these icons will help you achieve that goal! Hand drawn icons are a great way to spice up your website and showcase a playful...

/ May 25, 2011

Top 5 Web Tools for Social Media Gamification

Trend Introduction What is Gamification, and why should you care? Gamification is the integration of Game Mechanics in non-game environments to increase audience engagement, loyalty and fun. It is said to be one of the largest movements/trends of our time. If we...

/ May 24, 2011
Calendar User Interface inspirations

60 User Interface Calendar Inspirations and Downloads

Welcome to the official calendar apocalypse! As humans we often forget things easily, such as anniversaries. One thing I’ve learned form my experience is to never forget that date, because once you do your in deep water.  Apart from relationships we have...

/ May 23, 2011
Branding for Beginners

Branding for Beginners: Where to Start

Strong brands stick around! According to a 2003 study by Business Week magazine, over 30 percent of the world’s leading brands were developed before 1900! Coca Cola (Founded in 1892) GE (Founded in 1876) Citibank (Founded 1812) HSBC (Founded 1865)...

/ May 19, 2011

How Web Designers Should Use Twitter (Properly)

As a freelance web designer, a main portion of your business activities must revolve around connecting with those who are most likely to buy your applications or become future clients. The best way to do this in today’s interconnected online...

/ May 17, 2011

55 Striking Data Visualization and Infographic Poster Designs

Data visualizations, a.k.a Infographics, provide a great way to visualize a topic that would be hard to understand when reading. Infographics are present to us in media sources like magazines, television, books, posters, signs, and anything else that has complex information. For...

/ May 16, 2011
Best Examples of Bollywood Movie Posters

30 Best Examples of Bollywood Movie Posters

Everybody would be aware about Hollywood but there a less people in this world who know about Bollywood as compared to Hollywood. Let me have the pleasure to introduce you with Bollywood: Bollywood is the informal term popularly used for...

/ May 10, 2011