Category: Resources

Applications and tools that solve your design problems.

gimp

The Best Open Source Programs for You

Commercial computer applications can be prohibitively expensive. Luckily there are plenty of free and open source programs to help you save money. This guide covers some of the best free and open source programs currently available online. For your Security:...

/ July 17, 2013
Typography-Resources

The Massive List of Font & Typography Resources

I noticed there were many posts and articles centralizing on specific typographical categories, or offering a particular list of free fonts. After browsing around, I figured it might be useful to put together a big list of the highest rated...

/ July 15, 2013
Anonymous-Face

5 Free Ways to Surf the Web Anonymously

The World Wide Web allows you anonymity, but are you truly invisible? Your keystrokes and mouse clicks are open to access by agencies seeking to protect you, marketers wanting your dollars, and snoopers whom may harm you. Many online users...

/ July 5, 2013
photography-apps

Shutterbug Bliss: 11 Photography Apps Anyone can Love

We now live in world where we have unbelievable access to the tools of photography…and, oh so many apps to go along with them! Our phones and tablets do it all for us, including photography at such a high level...

/ July 1, 2013
website-monitoring

Top 8 Free Website Monitoring Apps

Your clients and/or customers don’t care how or why their website is down. They want their website up and running. If end-users cannot interact with their website or web application, they will be pretty agitated. If you’re in charge of...

/ June 24, 2013
Time-Management-Tools

18 Effective Time Management Tools

Time tracking is very important when it comes to designing. You need to know the exact amount of time you’ve spent working, and get paid the exact amount you deserve. Many times graphic designers and freelances just roundup the hours...

/ June 21, 2013
pixelkit

Simplify Life: A Library of Quality UI Design Kits

Designers have a lot on their plates, and anything that can simplify the process while ensuring quality should be a good thing, right? That’s what I’ve found, anyway. For example, developing UI kits isn’t what you’d call an easy thing....

/ June 20, 2013
visual-search-engines

10 Fantastic Visual Search Engines for Adventurous Internet Users

I have always been a visual person. For some reason, it has always been easier for me to remember images rather than words, and I am pretty sure I am not the only one in this situation. The truth is...

/ June 20, 2013
Google-Android

Five Free Communication Apps for Android

Having a smart phone has so many perks and with its endless features, you cannot deny how helpful having one is to your daily life. Smart phones come in various sizes, designs, styles and features, but the one thing they...

/ May 29, 2013
shopping-deals

5 Under-looked Sites with Awesome Deals

The economy is forcing businesses to lower their prices and get competitive. The internet is a big place, with doors open to anyone. Big companies take pride of their web presence, undermining smaller competitors. Forget Walmart, you can find better...

/ May 27, 2013