Trompe-l'oeil is a French expression that translates into English as deceive the eye. It is an art technique that uses realistic imagery to create the optical illusion that the depicted objects exist in three dimensions – in other words, life-like art that tricks the eye. We previously looked at Realistic 3D Street Painting, which is, […]
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Large background images have been in use for some time now in website design, however, using sharp, in-focus images can bring complications, and doesn't always have the desired effect. The use of blurred images has a few advantages. A major advantage is that the image resolution does not have to be as high as an […]
Presenting information in a beautiful visual way is a great way to captivate your audience. Every industry, company or even person has their own information to share. Rather than showing that information in a traditional dull text format, you can add graphics to it and make your information come alive. Research shows that images capture […]
Dealing with a column based layout can be a nightmare, especially in the age of responsive design and the abandonment of tags used in layouts. Today, I’ve decided to tackle this problem, and have created a plugin that will let you develop a fully dynamic, full page, column based navigation using just one JS […]
PSD to HTML services are highly sought after mainly because not all designers know how to code or simply doesn't have enough time for that. If there are people willing to get busy with the technical side of converting PSD to HTML, it's inviting to designers as they can take up more design jobs and […]
Halloween might be over but there is always time to have some scary fun. There is a lot of great stuff on the internet. That said, there is also a lot of creepy, weird and downright strange stuff on the internet too. Many people have been scouting the web for funny, entertaining and even scary […]
Movies are a great part of the entertainment industry. In today’s era of technology, designers are starting to pay more attention to a website as the best tool to promote a movie. Many of us use such sites to book tickets beforehand or find information about movies. Have you ever wondered what your favorite movie […]
WordPress is great, and with millions of people using it, they can't be wrong. But for every great product, there are learning curves for different people to master. Some difficulties faced by users range from using plugins to customizing themes. There are also others who find the default WordPress editor hard to use. That's why […]
As flash falls to its own death, the website design paradigm has become more flat and static. Interaction has become stale as we wait for the day HTML5 and canvas support widen. Today I have created an easy-to-use plugin that lets you create a 3D interactive object using multiple images as frames allowing your users […]
Ubuntu OS, first launched in the year 2004, completely changed the way we used Linux on our desktops and laptops. Since its advent, Ubuntu is being constantly developed and used by people around the world, and has become one of the best flavours of Linux. Right now Ubuntu stands as one of the best alternatives […]
Every freelancer has faced the problem of a client who doesn't pay. It's a lesson few know how to resolve. Court, and collection take time, and effort, give you a bad feeling in the pit of your stomach, and often you still go unpaid. Is there a secret answer to always getting paid? Yes! There […]
Animation is a form of art that has captured the imagination of humans for quite a long time. Animation has given humans the freedom to represent new possibilities and new worlds in a creative and more appealing way. It’s not a surprise that we find animation in all aspects of our contemporary life, from simple […]
Looking for a quick way to start your website? Want to have a free beautiful and customizable WordPress or Joomla Template? It is pretty obvious that having good luck is a very good start. Here is the chance to apply that to yourself. Today, we are glad that our friends from TemplateMonster are giving away […]
Social Media icons of all varieties are prevalent all around the web these days. From minimalist to flat design, social media icons are one of the necessities to include on websites to encourage social followings. Today, our friend from Being Creative has created a set of social media icons called the Social Drops for our […]