Is the Development Community Alive?

Is the Development Community Alive?

Every now and then we’ll see a new design blog pop up, and for good reason — they become popular fast and can easily stay that way. This industry is definitely over-saturated with design blogs, as they are a great source of inspiration and the community that takes advantage of these blogs is so very…

15 Stunning jQuery Lightbox Plug-ins for Your Upcoming Designs

15 Stunning jQuery Lightbox Plug-ins for Your Upcoming Designs

If you see a website built on jQuery using images, they must have played with a lightbox in that context. That’s the power of the lightbox, it can transform any simple image library into an attractive and effective gallery. It’s an important and popular contribution from the jQuery side to the design community. Thanks to…

Fascinating and Inspiring Canvas Prints

Fascinating and Inspiring Canvas Prints

Today, we have come up with an exciting and extremely inspirational collection of some of the best and most fascinating canvas prints. At present, canvas print is a very well accepted alternative to framed artwork seeing that there is no glazing needed as well as the pine frame is generally hidden under the canvas, therefore…

How Video Can Improve your Social Media and SEO Status

How Video Can Improve your Social Media and SEO Status

An in-depth study by Forrester in 2010 found that a page with a video on it is 53 times more likely to achieve a page one result on Google. This is considering that the page and video are both used in conjunction with typical SEO methods. In the world of marketing today, the fastest growing…

How to Approach Social Media Internationally

How to Approach Social Media Internationally

In an increasingly global marketplace, the benefits of localization are being acknowledged by more and more businesses of every shape and size. A Common Sense Advisory study suggested there could be a gain of $25 for every $1 spent on localization – an attractive return on investment in anybody’s language. Social media marketing is another…

26 Interesting Infographics for Web Designers and Developers

26 Interesting Infographics for Web Designers and Developers

Information graphics or infographics are graphic visual representations of information, data or knowledge. These graphics present complex information quickly and clearly, and are easy to understand. Infographics are sources of interesting information, when you are in need of some. Reading boring, long, colorless articles isn’t so attractive and interesting than reading and viewing facts and…

How to Successfully Be a Jack of All Trades in this Industry

How to Successfully Be a Jack of All Trades in this Industry

Working in the web industry can cover far too many niches. There are web designers, developers, bloggers, marketers, copywriters, and more — and within each of those even more specialties to cover. It surely is an ever-expanding industry, and something we shouldn’t take for granted! Because creating one web presence can require several of these…

Flash Tools Giveaway: 6 x License from SourceTec Software

Flash Tools Giveaway: 6 x License from SourceTec Software

If you often deal with Flash, whether it’s for animation design or Flash banners, you are going to love this giveaway. Today, in partnership with SourceTec Software, we are pleased to giveaway some of the best Flash tools in the market today.

Fonts Extravanganza: 66 Fantastic Free Fonts of 2011

Fonts Extravanganza: 66 Fantastic Free Fonts of 2011

We are fortunate enough that talented people continue to create new fonts and offer them free. Here I have collected 66 free fonts that were released in 2011. Not all of these fonts are totally free, but all are free for personal use, so if you wish to use any of these fonts commercially, please…