4 Design-Inspired Steps to Increase Your Productivity

If you’re like me, you know the feeling of impending deadlines and growing task lists when completely frozen by a creative roadblock. Hopefully you work well under pressure, but oftentimes an increasing to-do list and endless work demands can make you lose sight of your goals and decrease productivity levels. The good news? As designers,…

Sleek and Delicate Website Design with Circular Navigation

What makes a website so unique, interesting and attention-grabbing? The days of site owners relying on a ‘Content, is a king’ ideology has passed. So the answer is quite tricky. Nowadays, the overall impression of the project comes from several factors. Of course, content still plays the first fiddle, yet without a proper shell that…

New Web Trends in Designing Part 2: Artistic Patterns, Grid Patterns and Animation Patterns

Last time we considered brand-new types of patterns such as generative and data-inspired. Today we are going to take a look at some others, including classic ones that have been given a refreshing uplift, static ones that are based on a grid and another dynamic patterns that are used for animations. Artistic Patterns, Grid Patterns…

20 Beautiful Dark UI Concepts for Design Inspiration

A lot has been spoken of light user interface elements and they have been showcased widely either as concepts of working products over the years, but what about their dark counterparts? We have some equally good or even better user interface elements in dark colours, but in general we do not opt for them for…

Handling White Space: Website Designs with an Open Feeling

When it comes to user experience we always try to incorporate into a project such tiny yet showy details as custom preloaders, informative splash screens, pop-up windows or opening animations with brand identity, so to speak paying attention to the smallest things as well as following trends that can add the wow factor. Nevertheless, in…

Great Web Resources Deals Worth Checking Out In August

Mighty Deals offer some amazing savings in many categories, and we are bringing to your attention some of the best deals that we think our readers would be interested in. Broken down into categories: Themes, Learning, Tools, Plugins, Icons and Graphics – hopefully there will be something to tempt everyone, or maybe even something that…

How To Manage Payments: Make Sure You Get Paid!

Have you ever had trouble with a client who did not pay you for your work? Would you be able to manage this kind of situation? Even if it has never happened to you, this problem is more common than you think. Indeed, one of the most difficult aspects of working as a freelancer is…

40 Amazingly Creative Business Cards for Inspiration

We certainly don’t use as much physical stationery these days as we have done in the past. It is quite possible that if your business is mainly conducted online, you may use no more than 25 letterheads each year, whereas only a few years ago you could possibly have used that many each day! That…

Color vs Contrast: Which One Brings More Conversions

The majority of us are familiar with color psychology; there are hundreds of articles, case studies and even infographics on the wild that open this issue from different angles. Color affects us, influences our choice and impacts our decision-making process – there is no point of arguing with that. However, you should not blindly follow…

Best Web Animations So Far Part 2: How To – Code Snippets and Solutions

Recently we have been discussing the use of web animations in modern website UIs, having covered such popular choices as storytelling animations, subtle motion, typography animations, data animations and others. It is hard to argue that the Web slowly but surely is becoming more vivid, impressive and expressive place that relies on visual impact. Developers…

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