Giveaway: Win 5 licenses of the Shock bundle (ENDED)
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April 30, 2013 posted by Maan

Giveaway: Win 5 licenses of the Shock bundle (ENDED)

Shock family, the crew behind the Themeshock and iconshock projects, is giving 5 licenses $39 each one, of The Shock Bundle. A huge bundle that contains a lot of quality designs from ThemeShock, this bundle includes all kind of resources with sources that any web designer would want for the next project, such as PSD and WordPress themes, multiple GUI, fantastic pixel perfect and realistic icons from Iconshock , nice photoshop actions, handwritten fonts, hundreds of logos, and many many others that…

Weekly Web Design Inspiration #28
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April 28, 2013 posted by Maan

Weekly Web Design Inspiration #28

When you are creating a new website you may be inspired by seeing other sites that are beautifully designed. As a web designer, it’s a must to know the current trend, particularly in web designs there’s always new trends emerging quite often. We have seen a lot of trends passed us in a couple of years like web2.0 styles to grunge, hand drawn, big fonts, illustration designs, eCommerce Etc. Now in this Series we collected a different web design like Responsive web design, Retro web…

5 Qualifying Traits Of A Highly Usable and Popular Smartphone Apps Of 2013
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April 27, 2013 posted by Maan

5 Qualifying Traits Of A Highly Usable and Popular Smartphone Apps Of 2013

Whether the app is meant for an iPhone, Android or just about any Smartphone; the apps that stands out in the crowd is the one that offers highly useful and meaningful experiences to its users. If an app can provide qualitative experiences to its users; then the customers won’t mind paying a hefty amount for its purchase. However, whether free or paid there are certain characteristics of an app that pull it apart from the crowd of app in the…

Examples of Realism in Icon Design
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April 27, 2013 posted by Maan

Examples of Realism in Icon Design

Often, during the development of a mobile, tablet or desktop app, the main focus of the design portion of the work is on the user interface, and the design of the app icon is left until last – and sometimes it’s just added on as an after thought. This is a huge missed opportunity, as putting care and attention into the icon can reap some pretty big rewards. Look at it this way – while your app may only be…

The Surprising Power of Minimalist Web Design
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April 25, 2013 posted by Aileen Galsim

The Surprising Power of Minimalist Web Design

We’ve all heard this, right? It’s the idea that by refusing to clutter our designs up with lots of stuff just to make it look like we did something, people actually end up seeing more because they can focus on what’s really important and impart their own meaning on the blank space. That’s certainly the case with a well-done minimalist web design. Some of the most impactful websites utilize the technique, and the results can be striking, elegant, and classic….

25 of the best designed landing pages for apps
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April 22, 2013 posted by Claire Carter

25 of the best designed landing pages for apps

There are so many mobile apps currently on the market that it can be hard to make an individual app stand out.  In the app store, there are thousands of apps on show, with little information displayed about them.  You need other ways to get people to notice your app and having an eye-catching landing page is one of the main ways you can do that. By looking through many of these landing pages, some common characteristics can be seen….

Logo Design – Break out the Conventional Design Mold
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April 21, 2013 posted by Mahrukh Jawed

Logo Design – Break out the Conventional Design Mold

Logo is the front face that shows up everywhere; your website, in advertisements, on your business cards. A good logo design should be tempting enough to catch a glimpse at the very first sight. Logo is the best way in creating Brand awareness. Through its communicative and engaging look people ultimately would fall for your brand.  To earn recognition and make your business’s visual presence powerful, a competitive Logo design is an essential. Creativeness and Simplicity: are two odds when combined…

Digital Photography: 20 Images and Useful Tips to Capture Lightning
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April 20, 2013 posted by Maan

Digital Photography: 20 Images and Useful Tips to Capture Lightning

Staging has much to do with photography, as careful considerations in composition are absolutely necessary in coming up with a picture that has weight, tells a story, and evokes a real emotional response. Unfortunately, one of the most sought-after shots especially when it comes to nature photography gives photographers very little leeway in terms of set up. Lightning, as a natural phenomenon, only occurs under special extreme conditions, and due to its nature, comes by in a flash and doesn’t…

Weekly Logo Design Inspiration # 27
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April 20, 2013 posted by Riz

Weekly Logo Design Inspiration # 27

A logo design is understood to be the foremost economical promotional tools and is used by several firms. It also, could be a valuable business strategy and with a brand any company or whole is able to do recognition within the market. Except being the visual illustration of your product or company, a brand is additionally trademark of your values, aims and achievements and it determines your believability within the market. The logo has verified itself as AN object of…