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Welcome new Intercomrades

Intercom is always hiring driven, passionate people to join the team. Introducing our newest team mates! Brian, Kelly, Joe &… Read more… You're reading Welcome new Intercomrades, a post from the Intercom Blog. Intercom is the easiest way to see and talk to your users. Show More Summary

Giveaway – Win 5 x 1 Year Pidoco Licenses For Its Awesome Prototyping Tool (sponsored)

Advertise here with BSA When you get a new idea, you usually get very excited about it and you’d like nothing more than to jump right into developing it. Still, you should pace yourself and go through some preliminary steps that will get your project off the ground. Show More Summary

Check Out These Top Tools And Resources For Web Designers

You will never find two websites that are exactly alike; every project is unique. And when it comes to designers, the same holds true. They all have their own preferences, talents, skills and style. However, strangely enough, just about...Show More Summary

Mobile and Web UI/UX Tips to Retain Customers

Editor’s note: This post was written by Sagar, who started Webwingz in 2000, with a vision to make the web a better place. Starting from a small garage and a Pentium 1, he now leads a small army of proficient designers and developers to produce premium digital identities. Show More Summary

What’s new for designers, August 2014

The August edition of what’s new for web designers and developers includes new web apps, frameworks, software, productivity apps, icons, CMSs, JavaScript resources, pattern libraries, and some really great new fonts. Many of the resources below are free or very low cost, and are sure to be useful to a lot of designers and developers […]

30 Stunning New Bootstrap Themes & Templates

Advertise here with BSA There’s no denying that Bootstrap has become the most popular framework for front-end web development… and for good reason. The framework is feature-rich and enables web designers to easily create fully responsive layouts for web pages. Show More Summary

10 Essential Elements of a Landing Page

Advertise here with BSA Have you ever come across a landing page that wouldn’t let you leave? Not because of engaging content, but because it physically stopped you from closing the window. That’s one way to capture attention, but definitely not the best way. And that’s not the type of landing page we’re discussing here. Instead of relying on...

Why you must master mobile ecommerce

Since 2011, many in the design community have been pushing responsive design to our clients as a “nice-to-have” feature. But in 2014, reality has set in: a responsive website has become an essential part of any company’s online presence. One area of the Web that is way behind in terms of providing a modern, easy-to-use […]

Want to be a great designer? Start with these resources and tools

Advertise here with BSA You’ve probably noticed that no two projects are alike - nor are there two web designers with the same skills, preferences, and opinions. However, despite their uniqueness, chances are most designers have oneShow More Summary

6 life lessons from the typographers at Typekit

In so many ways, great design is representative of the way we should live our lives: keep it simple, try new things, and help make others’ lives easier. The team at design collaboration platform InVision recently interviewed two of the best designers in the business: Elliot Jay Stocks, Creative Director of Adobe Typekit and the […]

Customer research = secrets?

An interesting article by Vinicius Vacanti, founder/CEO of Yipit: The Secrets Behind Many Successful Startups. In 2010 Yipit knew a secret about what was happening in the daily deals marketplace (that daily deals were exploding) and they were able to take advantage of it by creating a daily deals aggregator. Show More Summary

20 Amazing WordPress Themes with Video Backgrounds

Advertise here with BSA The landing page is the very first thing a person sees when coming to your site. Thus it’s one of the most important ones as it makes the first impression about you and your business. Everyone tries to stand out from the crowd of similar websites around the web. And a video background is the...

22 Web & Graphic Design Tutorials for Learning Sketch 3

More and more digital designers have made the switch over to Sketch by Bohemian Coding. This is a newer program made only for Mac OS X which behaves much like Photoshop and Illustrator combined. You can work with vector graphics, pixel graphics, photos, icons, really anything you’d desire. Show More Summary

9 nightmare clients and how you can avoid them

Clients come in all shapes and sizes. They’re the lifeblood of any creative agency, bringing with them problems to be solved in return for hard cash. So when someone comes along with an exciting project it’s easy to get excited about the design possibilities without thinking too clearly about for whom you will be working. […]

Freebie PSD: Minimalist Single-Page Portfolio Mockup

Advertise here with BSA Some say that less is more, but critics will often disagree. Yet how do you explain the success of Google, chihuahuas, or Gary Coleman? This minimalist rule can be applied to single-page websites that require a very small yet detailed amount of information. Landing pages & portfolios often work best. This PSD freebie is a […] Advertise here with BSA

7 Great Web Designs For “Un-Sexy” Products

Editor’s note: This post was written by Scott Huntington, a graphic designer and blogger from Pennsylvania. Follow him on Twitter: @SMHuntington. Not every product on the market can be glamorous, sexy and frequently shared on Pinterest. Show More Summary

The best new fonts, August 2014

With the end of summer rapidly approaching, now is the perfect time to update your collection of fonts! Okay, so here at WebdesignerDepot, every day is the perfect day to update our font collections, but with fall heralding the return to school or work for many of our readers, there’s an extra push to stock […]

Our favorite tweets of the week: August 4, 2014 – August 10, 2014

Every week we tweet a lot of interesting stuff highlighting great content that we find on the web that can be of interest to web designers. The best way to keep track of our tweets is simply to follow us on Twitter, however, in case you missed some here’s a quick and useful compilation of […]

Comics of the week #247

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 […]

Why I left Google to join Intercom

After a 7.5 year international adventure with Google, I’ve joined Intercom as Director of Research. So, what lured me away… Read more… You're reading Why I left Google to join Intercom, a post from the Intercom Blog. Intercom is the easiest way to see and talk to your users. Show More Summary

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