Every week we feature a set of comics created exclusively for WDD. The content revolves around web design, blogging and funny situations that we encounter in our daily lives as designers. These great cartoons are created by Jerry King, an award-winning cartoonist who’s one of the most published, prolific and versatile cartoonists in the world […]
America’s Independence day is a time of fireworks, celebration, and honor. It presents a great opportunity for the more artistically-inclined of us to show our respect of the holiday with a patriotic design. The large amount of retail marketing campaigns around July’s most special day creates a high demand for flag-themed designs. Show More Summary
With the amount of time we spend online, it seems like more people know us by our avatars than by our faces these days. But who wants a dodgy iPhone selfie, when you can have one of these awesome vector avatars? This set of cool avatars, designed by VectorOpenStock.com exclusively for WebdesignerDepot, features 54 stylish […]
In this tutorial, we’re going to learn how to use the Blend Tool in Adobe Illustrator. The Steps (1-9) 1. Create a New Document. 2. Select the Ellipse Tool, Left-click and hold Shift to create a small circle. Position this circle over to the far left side of your artboard. 3. Left-click and hold Alt + Shift to create... Read More at How to Use the Blend Tool in Illustrator
If you are in search of a well-built and professionally designed HTML5 template for your personal or business project, then go no further. In a compilation listed below we have highlighted 25 of the most popular and freshly released responsive HTML5 templates for 2016. Show More Summary
What is a design-driven organization, according to designers? What organizations put a legitimate emphasis on design? Conversely, which industries seem to lag behind the rest? All of these questions and more are answered in InVision’s first ever Product Design Trends Report. This global survey that polled more than 1650 designers in 65 countries across the […]
One of the hottest trends right now is illustration—it’s the perfect way to give your site some contemporary cool. But illustration takes a lot of skill, and a lot of time. Imagine if you had unlimited access to your own illustrator, who could provide exactly what you need, forever? Well, we can’t quite manage that, […]
FacebookTwitterGoogleMailToday we have a set of free high res stone and concrete textures from Caleb Kimbrough. The set includes 10 high-quality textures that can be used for personal or commercial purposes. You can download any of the images from Flickr (click on the image that you want and you’ll be led to the Flick page). Show More Summary
FacebookTwitterGoogleMailThe Adobe Creative Suite has to be one of the more popular design packages. Illustrator is specifically a great tool for any project including website layouts, vector art, illustrations, logos, and so much more. Show More Summary
What does onboarding look like for an augmented reality product? And how do you scale customer support in a two-sided marketplace? At the recent New York stop of our Inside Intercom World Tour, our special guest Steven Bertoni, Senior Editor at Forbes, sat down with… Read more The post Podcast: Inside Intercom – New York Startup Panel appeared first on Inside Intercom.
You’re a web design professional in need of a coding agency to help you bring your project to a satisfactory conclusion. Where do you turn? An excellent solution would be a remote coding agency. It’s simply a matter of locating an agency that specializes in coding, has been in the business for some time, and... Read More at Top Tips On Working with a Remote Development Agency
One of our biggest challenges when producing client work is communicating technical information effectively with clients. Many developers in our community face similar obstacles. Selling and shipping technical solutions to clients always comes with important communication challenges. Show More Summary
Yesterday a federal court in the US ruled that the Internet must be treated as a utility, not a luxury. The court, specifically the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, has reaffirmed the notion that Internet access is essential. Anyone who’s been following the legal battle between Internet service providers […]
Google Fonts is the latest Google service that’s gotten a design makeover. The directory of free web fonts makes it a cinch for designers to customize fonts, share fonts with their colleagues, and even collaborate on fonts with the original designer. In a tweet on its official Twitter stream, Google Fonts announced that it had […]
In this tutorial, we’re going to learn how to draw a calendar icon in Adobe Illustrator. The Steps (1-16) 1. Create a New Document. 2. Select the Rectangle Tool and draw a four-sided shape. 3. Remove the fill from the shape, and give it a stroke width of your choice and the colour black. This will... Read More at Draw a Calendar Icon in Illustrator
A wireframe is simply a blueprint or skeleton that allows a web designer to have a visual guide. The use of web design wireframing tools makes building a website or creating an app much easier than coding everything from scratch. Some of the top wireframing tools can save you hours upon hours of time. Show More Summary
Add On Scroll Audio Effects in Adobe Muse. No Coding Skills Required. I have to admit – I am an audiophile (An audiophile is a person enthusiastic about high-fidelity sound reproduction). I also love websites, and combining these two is like drinking a café mocha with a delicious scone on the side :P. I just recently... Read More at On Scroll Audio Effects in Adobe Muse
As a company scales it’s easy for teams to lose sight of who they’re building for. With siloed teams and a lack of communication, customer empathy becomes so diluted that it’s just another poster on the wall. But for today’s software companies, customer support teams… Read more The post Who are you building for? appeared first on Inside Intercom.
Your business is starving. You’re struggling to get the clients and projects you need to keep your business going. Sometimes, it feels like you’ll never be able to get enough clients. You’re not like everyone else. You enjoy the freedom that comes with working for yourself. You love that you’re in control of your future. But […]
Today we have a set of free high res stone and concrete textures from Caleb Kimbrough. The set includes 10 high-quality textures that can be used for personal or commercial purposes. You can download any of the images from Flickr (click on the image that you want and you'll be led to the Flick page). The post Freebie: Stone and Concrete Textures appeared first on DesignM.ag.