30 Stunning & Creative Uses of Typography in Print Ads

30 Stunning & Creative Uses of Typography in Print Ads

Printed ads are awesome. They always have to deliver a message in a way that gets our attention, they need to make sure people will read them and most importantly, remember them. We can say that typography plays a big role in this concept of “getting attention” and “making people want to read”, and that…

Understanding and Using Embedded Fonts: What, Why and How?

Understanding and Using Embedded Fonts: What, Why and How?

There are so many great fonts available on the web, free or otherwise. In past years, only print design really got the privilege of using some of these gorgeous typefaces, and we web people were stuck creating websites with only the standard fonts that we could ensure were web-safe and compatible among various browsers. However,…

Onextrapixel’s 2nd Anniversary Celebration with Awesome Prizes

Onextrapixel’s 2nd Anniversary Celebration with Awesome Prizes

How time flies! Today we have reached another milestone as Onextrapixel celebrates its 2nd birthday. We have not forgotten this memorable event though our celebration has been pushed back a little. We are very happy with what we have achieved so far and to celebrate our anniversary, we would like to share our joy with…

9 Ways of Showing WordPress Plugin Authors our Gratitude

9 Ways of Showing WordPress Plugin Authors our Gratitude

Used by over 25 million people, WordPress is one of the biggest website platforms used in the world. Its official plugin directory lists more than 13,000 plugins, but there are also more of them available on the internet. Even if these plugins are for the major part free, the investment in terms of time for…

Beautiful Personal Photographs Used in Web Design

Beautiful Personal Photographs Used in Web Design

The web design industry is one where designers can be as creative as they like, within reason! Past trends have included websites with oversized logos or headers, grunge style look and feel, hand-drawn designs, collage designs, large typography, one page layouts, oversized footers…the list can go on!

Ecommerce Solutions for Websites: Paid, Open-Source, or Custom-made?

Ecommerce Solutions for Websites: Paid, Open-Source, or Custom-made?

E-commerce is a growing commodity in web development, and any web developer can benefit from learning how to develop for a popular e-commerce solution. The majority of web development clients these days require or want some sort of solution for selling goods or services online. Furthermore, they want this solution to be easy for them…

Facebook Fan Page: 5 x MotoCMS Facebook Templates Giveaway

Facebook Fan Page: 5 x MotoCMS Facebook Templates Giveaway

We are pleased to have MotoCMS provide us with 5 Flash templates from their new collection for 5 of our readers. The company recently launched a new line of the Flash CMS-based products – Facebook Layouts. And you have a great chance of winning one of five creative designs for your Facebook Fan Page. Each…

A Comprehensive Guide for Amateur Graphic Designers and Beginners

A Comprehensive Guide for Amateur Graphic Designers and Beginners

Hey are you an amateur graphic designer? Or are you are thinking to start your journey as a graphic designer. If yes then here are some milestones which you have to cross for adding the “Graphic Design” designation to your Bio. I have posted this article to share everything that I have learned to date,…

55 Apple Wallpapers For The Geeks

55 Apple Wallpapers For The Geeks

Apple is a very popular brand, especially amongst designers and tech geeks. iMacs, iPhones, MacBooks and iPads are all very popular carriers of the apple logo.