Modular Approach: Website Design Based on Grid-Style Layout

Developers are accustomed to employing a grid system as a solid foundation for their websites; thanks to that, they are capable of overcoming various challenges during prototyping. They not only simply work it into a project but also get creative with it thereby offering interesting solutions that, as a rule, include trendy styles or high-end…

10 Excellent Time-Saving Tools for Developers

You are waking up early, planning your tasks beforehand and working until late at night, yet you are not on time with your projects? Many creative professionals such as web developers face this problem. Within this post, I will introduce you to a small collection of tools that can help you find an extra free…

Why Most Startups Fail Before They Start

It’s the age of quitting your job to start a blog that will make you an internet millionaire, or so say the ads for people who want to teach you how to start a blog (or “strat” a blog as one former client of mine says on their front page after they decided proofreading wasn’t…

Strengthen the First Impression: Beautiful Splash Screens

Splash screen is a term that comes from the computer industry, which needed some distraction tricks while heavy software, programs or processes are loading. However, as is usually the case, as befits every useful technology with a trace of UX like this, it has been successfully migrated into mobile applications and web-based projects, having carved…

All For One and One For All – Monochromatic Color Schemes in Web Design

Monochromatic and grayscale color schemes are not new in web design, but they are still around, and still being used to great effect. It is not unusual to find minimal grayscale web designs these days, and for the purposes of this article I have not included many using that color scheme in this article. It…

It’s a Long, Long Story: 10 Informative and Captivating Storytelling Online Projects

Uncovering history as well as displaying statistics is really challenging and tricky, since traditionally both of them are associated with something boring and insipid that no one loves. However, it is hard to deny that we prefer visual over text, so why not turn this inclination into an advantage and reveal a series of facts…

Collection of Fresh Design Freebies – February Edition

New year brings new helpful tools: stylish flat icons, refined website layouts with ghost buttons and hidden menus, comprehensive retina-ready GUI packs not only for building user interfaces for websites, tablets and mobiles but also for the innovative Apple Watch, and of course, a bunch of valuable online services, code snippets and jQuery plugins for…

Mustache.js: What Makes This Template System So Resourceful

To put it in learner’s terms, Mustache is a web template system. But as you would expect, it is more advanced than its counterparts and does involve a fair mix of new and old technologies and implementations. It has been primarily developed for languages like PHP, Ruby, Python, JS and so on. Now, whenever you…

Understanding 5 Types of Landing Pages and their Use for Business

Obviously, for any savvy inbound marketer, what matters the most after doing all the hard work to get visitors on website is to convert them into leads for the business. In the purest sense, the best way to start converting visitors into leads is through ‘Landing Pages.’ In this article we will talk about types…

1001freedownloads: The Best Free Resources From Around The Internet

Designers are always looking for free resources from both a time-saving point of view and an artistic point of view, so today we are reviewing a site that rounds up the best free resources that the web has to offer and puts them in one place for your convenience. 1001freedownloads in itself will save you…