The days of paying for graphic design software – even really good software – may be coming to an end. For years we’ve already had many great open source and freeware tools available for installing on our computers, but now with web applications becoming more common, even the need for installation is becoming obsolete. This... Show More Summary
As Baby Boomers slowly make their exit and Generation X and Millennials emerge, you need to take this into consideration when deciding how you’d like your website to be designed. The younger audience is much more tech savvy than previous generations, and their values and styles of shopping and using the internet have changed. Show More Summary
In this tutorial, we’re going to learn how to draw the iOS Photos app icon in Adobe Illustrator. Download Adobe Illustrator. Read More at iOS Photos Icon Design Illustrator Tutorial
At Intercom, we’re always curious about how messaging shapes the way we communicate online with customers and website visitors. We’d... The post Your customers have mastered emoji. Now it’s your turn. appeared first on Inside Interc...
Daniel Burka believes your designers are the key to solving your startup’s fundamental business problems. Daniel’s spent his career at... The post GV’s Daniel Burka on design leadership appeared first on Inside Intercom.
Hand illustrations creatively represent the elegance and beauty of the holiday season. That’s why they are a classical choice for both posters and invitations. This collection of hand illustrated Christmas designs shows 10 of the best festive poster and invitation designs themed for the Christmas eve. Show More Summary
In this tutorial, we’re going to learn how to create a knockout text effect in Adobe Illustrator. Download Adobe Illustrator. Read More at Knockout Text Effect Illustrator Tutorial
My name is Mason Ellwood. I am from Tucson, Arizona – a born and raised desert kid. Growing up I was always interested in coding and what it could unlock once I understood the concept. One of my good friends, Garrett Bolthouse, runsShow More Summary
In software development, shipping a product is just the beginning. Only when a product is in the hands of its... The post What content can learn from product development appeared first on Inside Intercom.
Want to make a great first impression? It starts with your website’s header. The image a user sees will leave an impression—good or bad—and determine whether that user clicks and continues, or leaves the site altogether. That’s a tall order for a single image. The key element to creating a hero image that will draw […]
Add Snowflakes to your Adobe Muse website. No Coding Skills Required. Winter is here, and with winter comes snow and Christmas! That is why in this tutorial I will be showcasing how to add snowflakes to your Adobe Muse website. We...Show More Summary
Up to now Intercom has focused on making personal, relevant conversations the cornerstone of great support. But often the best... The post Announcing Educate: what a knowledge base should be appeared first on Inside Intercom.
People are influenced by color in a number of ways, including psychologically and socially. With colors, you can make a statement, set a mood, and attract attention. This is why choosing the right color scheme is particularly important in web design. Show More Summary
Themes are a great way to speed up a website launch. They make for a fantastic minimum viable product when you need to get going, and fast. Put a little work into them, and you might never need a custom design. Great themes can get expensive, though. Well put your wallets away, dear readers, because […]
As your product evolves and changes over time, you’ll invest money and time in new features, big product launches and... The post Successful customer onboarding never stops appeared first on Inside Intercom.
I vividly remember waking up as kid to get ready for school at around 7:30 AM, to walk 2 to my neighborhood’s school, which was about 2 minutes away. I thought it was the worst thing in the world, especially during the winter time. (First world problems, right?) There was one thing that cheered me... Read More at We Don’t Know How to Feel About Nesquik’s Redesign
This month we got the opportunity to interview Kevin Ball and Rafi Benkual from ZURB. We got to talk about the future of the web, the state of web design today, and of course, about Foundation. WebdesignerDepot: Hello Ladies and Gentlemen, I am Ezequiel Bruni for Web Designer Depot, and today we are talking to […]
According to data from the Direct Marketing Association, you can expect a ROI of $38 for every $1 you invest in email marketing. This fact is further established by statistics from Monetate — based on an analysis of over 500 millionShow 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, […]
“It’s the most wonderful time of the year!” It’s hard not to hum Christmas songs even though there are four weeks until the merry day finally arrives. With Christmas being just around the corner, it’s the perfect time to start prepping those Xmas cards you usually rush into signing just the day before Christmas Eve. Show More Summary