Hocus Focus: Importance of Focal Points and Useful Tips in Web Design

Hocus Focus: Importance of Focal Points and Useful Tips in Web Design

In the times when Shakespeare first started writing plays for the theater, his audience was not as sophisticated and tasteful as the audience of today. It was rather a mob of unruly, illiterate and impatient people who, after spending a long day of hard work, wanted quick and engaging entertainment. The playwrights before him used…

iStock Credits Giveaway: Free the Creative

iStock Credits Giveaway: Free the Creative

Being creative hasn’t gotten any easier lately. In fact, a new study by iStock by Getty Images out today found that half of creatives believe that creativity is stagnating or declining in their profession. Why? Anyone that has ever been told to “Make the black darker” or “Make this ad 15% funnier” can easily understand…

Top 20 Social Media Cameras for Viral Seekers

Top 20 Social Media Cameras for Viral Seekers

For many smartphone and social media addicts, the idea of having a separate digital camera has pretty much gone out of the window as many smartphone have the capability to take amazing photographs. For lovers of Instagram, a camera is just another unnecessary gadget that can easily be replaced by the many photo editing apps…

FancyScroll.js: Add an iOS/Android Overflow Scroll Effect

FancyScroll.js: Add an iOS/Android Overflow Scroll Effect

I have always been fascinated by the overflow scrolling effects that appears when you’ve reached the end of a list on an iPhone and Android. A simple interface interaction like a bounce can magically make your app seems more responsive. Today, I have decided to build a plugin that lets you add such effects to…

Increase Work Productivity at Home: 10 Powerful Tips For Freelance Designers

Increase Work Productivity at Home: 10 Powerful Tips For Freelance Designers

For many, working from home seems like a dream come true. The ability to set one’s own hours without a supervisor seems like it would be easy. In actuality, without motivation and with a variety of distractions in the home, being one’s own boss is pretty difficult. Unlike other freelance positions, web design from home…

Amazing Street Performers Through Stunning Photography

Amazing Street Performers Through Stunning Photography

Street performing, or busking was probably the first form of entertainment way back before records began. The street was the only available stage, and the only way of earning through performing was to put a collection plate out for the public to throw money into. Street performers can be seen in every major city in…

10 Top Providers Of Stock Images – A Useful and Fresh List

10 Top Providers Of Stock Images – A Useful and Fresh List

This is a sponsored post. When it comes to settling on a steady source of images to employ in your designing, marketing or writing work, you’d like to think that you’ve made yourself a good deal. There are many agencies that provide quality stock images, media and design elements, including illustration and photos. But do…

MaxCDN Plugin: Shift Your WordPress Website Performance into High Gear

MaxCDN Plugin: Shift Your WordPress Website Performance into High Gear

It was love at first site (no, that’s not a typo!). You checked out WordPress and saw how easy it would be to use this amazing CMS solution to create your website. It’s simple. It’s powerful. It’s so popular that it’s used to run over 60 million websites worldwide. The beauty of WordPress is that…

OnePageScroll.js: Creating an Apple’s iPhone 5S Website

OnePageScroll.js: Creating an Apple’s iPhone 5S Website

On the 9th of September, 2013, Apple announced 2 new versions of the iPhone called the iPhone 5S and the iPhone 5C. Like all new product announcements these days, the releases were accompanied with beautiful websites to showcase their products. I was interested in the new iPhone 5S website in particular because of the way…