Ever wondered what type can best be matched to your target audience? This article will guide you through the different font styles and teach you how to pick a font that will speak to the viewers. Serif Fonts The Serif fonts have the ability to entangle many characteristics in one. Show More Summary
Ilya Fushman played a key role in building Dropbox, Dropbox for Business and the Dropbox platform into a product suite... The post Index Ventures’ Ilya Fushman on growing products into platforms appeared first on Inside Intercom.
Being a freelancer means that you’ve chosen a different type of lifestyle. If you work at home, then you’re not rushing to fight traffic every morning. You’re probably not wearing formal attire. Most likely, you don’t consider yourself quite so mainstream. And yes, that does make you very cool (not to mention good-looking)! The trouble […]
Let’s face it, no matter how brilliant and outside the box your designs are you can’t possibly create a stand-out web design if you don’t have the right tools and resources. You need the hardware, design software, current e-books, and...Show More Summary
For anyone who has worked with either web development or content generation for websites in the last five years or so, you have felt the shift. You have felt the pressure, and know you can’t do just one of those things or the other. Now, you have to do them both. Show More Summary
Time management is a constant struggle for anyproduct manager. The biggest challenge is balancing two very different modes of thinking... The post Q&A: How should product managers prioritize their time? appeared first on Inside Intercom.
Designers often rely on wireframes, mockups, and prototypes. They use them to show how they see the final product unfolding at various stages in the design process. These presentations can vary from rough sketches to a model that emulates the look and feel of the final product nearly to perfection. Show More Summary
For those of us familiar with brutalism on the web, we don’t necessarily look at it as a favorable design choice. That’s because it violates a lot of the best practices of today’s web-design standards, including making beautiful websites that provide good information architecture on each page. In fact, brutalism’s stark, ultra-bare bones approach to […]
Most startups, particularly in the B2B space, start to gain traction by selling their product to other startups or smaller... The post The case for sales reps as project managers appeared first on Inside Intercom.
Complete Tutorial on How to Build a Bootstrap Template in Adobe Muse. No Coding Skills Required. Bootstrap is one of the more popular methods of creating a website with code. In the above video tutorial I go over how to create a Bootstrap template in Adobe Muse. No coding skills required. The steps are as... Read More at Advanced: Bootstrap to Adobe Muse
ClickSend are well known for their online SMS capabilities, and have now expanded their service by adding a heap of new products including MMS, Email, Voice, Fax, and even physical Post, to anywhere in the world. ClickSend has been operating since 2006 and now have thousands of customers worldwide, including some pretty big name clients: […]
There is no single right workflow to build a website. But there are ways to improve your workflow and make your job a little easier. Whether you design or write code there’s usually some part to the process that can be streamlined. This can change depending whether you work solo or in a team environment.... Read More at Workflow Tips For Web Designers & Frontend Developers
In the not too distant past, customer support was seen as a hassle, a cost that had to be borne... The post How customer support fits your business appeared first on Inside Intercom.
There are a good number of front-end editors out there when it comes to responsive design. Some are based on Bootstrap, others on different frameworks, and so on. However, most of them suffer from the same problem — they lack absolute control and originality. Show More Summary
Front End is really huge nowadays. We have to draw sprites, transpile ES to js, less/sass/stylus to CSS and so on. And it is only becoming more and more complex over time. A lot of routine processes, which developers had to perform manually 2-3 years ago get fully automated today. Show More Summary
More and more companies are constantly chopping and changing their design direction and user interface in a battle to stand out. Many are employing large teams of user interface designers to work on pretty simple products. When it comes to mobile apps, user interface design is little more than a marketing gimmick. As it stands, […]
Our friends at CoffeeCup are giving away a Responsive Design Pack for FREE (a $299 value) to FIVE very lucky designers! Featuring their top eight apps, the Responsive Design Pack is perfect for visually designing stunning websites, show-stopping photo displays, fully functional web forms, and money-making newsletters. Show More Summary
Every week users submit a lot of interesting stuff on our sister site Webdesigner News, highlighting great content from around the web that can be of interest to web designers. The best way to keep track of all the great stories and news being posted is simply to check out the Webdesigner News site, however, […]
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 […]
In this tutorial, we’re going to learn how to add a sword spark effect in Adobe Photoshop. The Steps (1-6) 1. Open your main image in Photoshop. 2. Source an image of some sparks on a dark background and open this image in Photoshop. Press Cmd/Ctrl + A to select the entire canvas, and go... Read More at Sword Spark Effect in Photoshop