How to Start Your Design Career

You’ve poured years of work into developing your design skills and finishing your education, and now it’s time to seek out that first job. Competition for any job can be fierce, but especially so in design where you’re a new designer competing against people with experience. Fortunately, you can take some steps to stand out […]

September 23, 2017

24 Creative Websites Running on SquareSpace

Even though I’m a WordPress guy, I can’t help but try out other web content management systems. Open source, closed source, free and paid – there are countless platforms out there that all excel in one feature or another. Although one system caught my eye. This one is by far one of the most advanced […]

March 28, 2012

Free Premium WordPress Theme for Business and CMS blogs – Eureka

A couple of years back I designed a theme that was centered around a business website. A theme that has a featured slider in the homepage, nice sharp edges, subtle backgrounds and slight gradients. It was called Eureka. UPDATE 5/16/2012 – I’ve recently updated this theme. Numerous bugs were addressed, additional seo updates, added more […]

August 15, 2011

Here are 7 Simple Strategies on Good Logo Design

Your logo is both a virtual and visual identity of your company. It serves as a graphic representation of your business, as well as it directly affects how people remember who you are. All businesses, large and small, need a quality logo for branding and identity purposes. This is a guest post written by Juliet […]

May 31, 2011

How to Add Lightbox to WordPress without a Plugin

Many times when I’m developing themes – I think of the simplest features to include. Always on top of my list – is a lightbox effect on images. A lightbox effect is when a thumbnail of an image is clicked, the larger version of the image is faded in – while the rest of the […]

April 28, 2011

24 Fresh Motion Reels that will Spark your Creativity

There will be times in design career that web pages or photos are not enough for inspiration. This is when you need to look elsewhere; videos are a prime example. This is another guest post from a regular author – Stelian Stubolin of Rocketgraphs: Stop motion (frame-by-frame action) is an animation technique that makes a […]

April 4, 2011

31 Really Amazing Food Websites for your Design Inspiration

This is a follow up from my previous post: 16 Beautiful Restaurant Websites. I’ve always been fascinated by the amount of attention web designers have poured into these pages. From excellent photography, artistic layouts and ingenious typography – Food websites have come to be very attention grabbing and downright creative. The following is a list […]

February 15, 2011

What Makes a Good Band Website?

This article will explore the components of good web design for bands and musicians. We will look into their common characteristics, what looks good, as well as go through popular bands sites that are already out there. Keep in mind that these examples are the results of what I’ve gathered through the web as I […]

August 20, 2010
Next Page »