Automotive TV Advertisements – The Fast, The Furious, The Comical – Totally Inspired

Car manufacturers have a huge job when it comes to marketing. Choosing a new car is something relatively few people do on a regular basis. For some people a new car is a once-in-a-lifetime purchase, and after purchasing property, a car is probably the highest-priced item we will buy. So the marketing has to be…

Collection of Fresh Design Freebies – January Edition

From improving the appearance of checkboxes/radio buttons and equipping your next project with a solid flexible foundation to a wonderful set of vibrant flat style icons and magnificent glossy skeuomorph UI pack, our January collection is full of superb freebies that can serve both as inspiration or as time-saving downloads for your future and current…

New Web Design and Development Resources: #3 January Edition

What’s up, people! Today, we bring you a complete package with some of the best resources for web designers and developers we’ve come across recently. All fresh and ready to boost your site, for nothing. Only freebies on this one! Let’s take a look right away. New for Designers and Developers Material Design Icons Expanded…

Why You’ll Lose Friends When You Become an Art Director

Everyone who wins the lottery all give others the same advice; the first thing you should do is change your phone number because every relative and long lost friend will suddenly pop out of nowhere to ask you for money. The same can be said of attaining a position of power. Once you become an…

30 Stunning National Geographic Photos of the Day from 2014

The National Geographic Society has been in existence since 1888, and is one of the largest nonprofit scientific and educational institutions in the world. Their monthly magazine has been published since their inception, but of course, they now have online sites to draw the interest of many more people. As it has been around for…

How to Fire a Client – Prevention and Execution

Every freelancer has a funny story to tell about their previous clients, but not everyone gets to experience firing one. Have you? Maybe it’s because you are too shy or you have no idea how to go about firing a client, but I’m telling you that it’s very possible – I fired a client. Firing…

Lovely Website Designs with a Hand-Drawn Feel and Awesome Sketchy Illustrations

Every project begins with a rough sketch on a piece of paper that is gradually filled with colors, gradients, textures, patterns and other stylistic choices. Usually, designers use such outlines as a base which should be transformed into a neat artificial-like user interface or website design. However, in some cases creatives prefer to leave everything…

Increase Your Site Revenue with These Ad Space Monetization Platforms

Monetization: what a magic word, almost every blogger or owner of an online magazine or news portal, after grueling publications, sorting out tons of material and producing really engaging stuff, dreams to succeed in this sphere, yet it does not succumb to everyone. Here, you just can’t do without involving professionals that have practical skills…

15 Top Website Galleries for Your Design Inspiration

We all need inspiration from time to time, and if you have hit a brick wall when trying to conjure up ideas for your next project, it is good to have an arsenal of places you can find a total bombardment of inspiring designs to jump-start your creative juices again. Website design galleries are just…

A Look Back at Onextrapixel Articles of 2014

As we reach the end of 2014 and look forward to a new year, we thought we would take a look back and review some of the articles we have published this year. In case you missed some of these, they are what we consider to be the most relevant to designers and developers, and…