30 Stunning Examples of Calligraffiti

30 Stunning Examples of Calligraffiti

Calligraffiti is a combination of calligraphy and graffiti. It is about the art of writing and very often uses Arabic or Japanese characters, sometimes using the Western alphabet in Eastern style. The father of Calligraffiti is Niels Shoe Meulman, who started to experiment with mixing calligraphy with graffiti: traditional handwriting with a metropolitan attitude. Currently,…

How To Properly Code Your Plugin For A WordPress Multisite

How To Properly Code Your Plugin For A WordPress Multisite

From the moment WordPress stopped the development of WordPress MU and moved the multi-site features to the core of the system, even more users started creating networks. Things are now much easier for users – updates and plugins can all be handled the same way regardless of your setup. Image credit: php source code via…

Adobe Photoshop CS6 New Round of Tips and Tricks

Adobe Photoshop CS6 New Round of Tips and Tricks

It has been more than a year since my first article “8 Photoshop Tricks I Wish I Knew When I Was a Student”. Since then, we have moved to CS6, with a whole range of new functionalities. In this article we will present some of those new functionalities with some little tips and tricks that…

10 Time Saving Tips that You May Not Know For InDesign

10 Time Saving Tips that You May Not Know For InDesign

InDesign has unquestionably become the leader of publishing design software. It’s really a great and powerful tool for print designers. But the thing is, it takes a lot of time to master InDesign, to find the little tricks which help you speed up your workflow. If you’re new to InDesign, all the tools and options…

Free, High Quality, Useful Vector Graphics for Designers

Free, High Quality, Useful Vector Graphics for Designers

Vectors are great time-savers for designers, and there are many sites offering free vectors, as well as art sites such as deviantART. This is a good thing, but then creates the problem of searching through hundreds of vectors to find exactly what you want. That’s where this list will hopefully come in very useful for…

Drop a Line – Contact Forms with a Designer’s Touch

Drop a Line – Contact Forms with a Designer’s Touch

Being the main means of communication between owner and users, the contact page is, undoubtedly, one of the first things to take into consideration while creating website structure. Unfortunately, not everyone makes their contact page stylish and original, most developers stick to creating plain and home-bred forms with a hint of seriousness. Justifying their choice…

20 Highly Useful Free Sets of Vintage/Retro Photoshop Brushes

20 Highly Useful Free Sets of Vintage/Retro Photoshop Brushes

Retro and vintage website design has been trending for some time and seems to be showing no signs of going out of fashion yet. With that in mind, we have collected 20 sets of vintage/retro brushes for Photoshop that will be highly useful for designers and developers – perhaps the theme of your next retro…

40 Amazing Kaleidoscope Inspired Artworks

40 Amazing Kaleidoscope Inspired Artworks

Kaleidoscopes are devices that create beautiful and abstract patterns through reflections from multiple mirrors enclosed inside a patterned type tube. The reflections, when mixed into a single image, form a very beautiful pattern which is really unique, and depends on the materials inside the tube. The image formed is a result of a single image…

40 Stunning Examples of Splash Photography

40 Stunning Examples of Splash Photography

Splash photography is very often set up by the photographer, which doesn’t make it any easier to produce a beautiful photo! Splashes are best captured at high speed, and as always with photography, lighting is of paramount importance. Here we have gathered a selection of stunning examples of splash photography, including studio-set-up shots, outdoor set-up…