IM Creator: How to Create a Free Website

IM Creator: How to Create a Free Website

In this digital era, we have vast amounts of information at our fingertips, and it seems that everyone has something to say to the world or something to show to the world. To do this, of course, they need a website. But not everyone has the financial means to pay designers and developers, and the…

40 Stunning and Inspirational Flyer Designs

40 Stunning and Inspirational Flyer Designs

In the realm of print media, a flyer is the most direct form of marketing for a business, product or service. Designed to be printed and distributed in bulk, the client can expect a 1% return from a well targeted mail-out, and in advertising terms that is pretty good. With the use of flyers, results…

10 Tools to Recover Your Lost/Missing Smart Device

10 Tools to Recover Your Lost/Missing Smart Device

Have you experienced that helpless feeling when your iPhone or iPad is stolen or lost? Have you been overcome by that awful sinking feeling of sheer dismay at the thought of all the information that you might have lost? Do you fear you might never recover your photos, documents, and other vital information? When you…

Designing with the Content-Out Methodology and Mindset

Designing with the Content-Out Methodology and Mindset

When the idea behind “mobile-first” came about, it helped emerge a new idea of how we view web design. Gone are the days where website design is only about making the web look ‘pretty.’ The web is a part of our daily function now, and far beyond mere entertainment and research as it was just…

Creating a 3D Interactive Gallery with CSS and jQuery

Creating a 3D Interactive Gallery with CSS and jQuery

Today I will guide you through a series of steps to achieve a beautiful 3D interactive gallery using only CSS3 and jQuery. This tutorial is inspired by the website of Tapmates. With this tutorial we will add some interesting interactions which can be applied to anything from an image driven website to your portfolio website….

Design an Attractive Web Advertisement: Process, Tips and Overview

Design an Attractive Web Advertisement: Process, Tips and Overview

Online advertising has grown exponentially over the past five years. Growth is expected to continue in the coming years. Designing attractive web advertisements is a challenge. However, with some background knowledge, placement in appropriate venues and considerations about the target demographic, attractive web ads will drive traffic to a site and convert visitors to customers.

A Showcase of Websites Designed for Events

A Showcase of Websites Designed for Events

Historically events were promoted in a very specific way, directly to the target audience by way of advertisements, posters or flyers. These were either distributed on location or in regional newspapers or radio, trade papers or magazines. Today, most event promotion is done through the internet via the event’s website and social media. The website…

30+ Stunning HDR Photographs of Airports and Planes Around the World

30+ Stunning HDR Photographs of Airports and Planes Around the World

Most of us, at some time or another, have been to an airport, whether it is to take a flight or to meet friends or relatives from their flight. How often do we actually take a look around the airport, try to find unusual angles that would produce a stunning photograph or notice the way…

Six Secrets of Web Design Freelancers!

Six Secrets of Web Design Freelancers!

Web designers are a particular (and often seen as a peculiar) breed of human being. It takes something special to work effectively in this field, that’s for sure. But even more so to be a freelancer in the web design field. That’s an entirely different subspecies altogether. For anyone who has ever tried their hand…