Adobe Illustrator is very advanced software, and it takes more getting used to than Photoshop. It is far easier to get stuck in Illustrator and have no idea what you should or could do next! But the old saying 'no pain, no gain' is so true – you will gain so much from being comfortable...
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In this tutorial we will use most of the important codes that helps us to build a complete front page layout. Follow the steps provided in this tutorial to create a complete front page layout with CSS. Steps to create a complete front page layout with CSS 1. First of all, create an html file. You may use any IDE ...
Custom post types are one of the key elements you should grasp if you want to create flexible, professional-grade, WordPress sites. What custom post types do is allow you to add your own type of data; that may be an article, a song, a movie, or thousands of other things. Custom post types allow you to […]
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Responsive design is increasingly being promoted as the golden standard for creating the new range of web applications. However, owing to complications arising out of using the same code in every version of the website, an alternative to RWD technology known as adaptive delivery or design is what brands are turning to these days. How would you choose between the two? This article is about the same. Responsive web design is no news anymore. The web designer fraternity, the tech community and even
Texture tutorial: How to apply our rolled ink textures to your design for that old-time print shop vibe
Introducing The Shop’s rolled ink texture packs, volume 01 and 02 Ladies and gentlemen, drum roll please. I’m happy to announce that my rolled ink texture packs are finally available on the Arsenal! Simon from The Shop here, and I’ll… Continue Reading »
Begin randomly adjusting the height of the rectangles whilst keeping them aligned at the top. The only constraint is that the space between two adjacent rectangles needs to exceed the width of a single rectangle (which in this example is 80 pixels).
With the increasing size of bandwidth caps there is an ability for designers to utilize much larger assets for website layouts. The SVG image format is one such example that has also pushed for browser support. But another common feature is the use of large background images for website headers & landing pages. Often referred […]
Because I am a hopeless geek, before the moment I moved into our new place I had already planned out what I would be doing with our computer and gadgets to get the most from them without much hindrance (which is one thing I think normal people often overlook when moving). The reason for this […]
This is a sponsored post. Time is every web designer’s most precious resource, there’s no doubt about that. With deadlines always closing in on us, what do you reckon is the best way to stay productive? In this article, I am going to explore the subject of using WordPress to build client websites in a...
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So the honeymoon phase is over with your design business huh? Me too. I’ve been running my own business for more than five years and a few months ago, this truth really began to hit me hard: A job where you work for yourself eventually becomes (gasp) a job. 1. You don’t feel creative anymore. One of the fastest ways to know you’re approaching business burnout is to take note of your creativity levels. Do you feel like you have
Beautiful code is a joy to write, but it is difficult to share that joy with other programmers, not to mention with non-programmers. In my freetime between my day job and family time I’ve been playing around with the idea of a programming poem using the canvas element to draw in the browser. There are […]
This gallery focuses on 38 icon design tutorials geared towards beginners or intermediate designers. Each walkthrough focuses on the overall process from a blank page to completed design. Granted there are many different ways, like highways and byways and imaginary triways, to approach the same problem. Each of these tutorials will follow a different method to practice and build confidence with your icon design skillset.