Best Practices for a Clean & Easy PSD to XHTML Conversion

Best Practices for a Clean & Easy PSD to XHTML Conversion

Design to code services are becoming very popular lately, and many designers are choosing to outsource the conversion part of web design projects. Those designers who do like to code may take advantage of this online movement, by taking on some design to code conversion jobs designer-to-designer, or design-to-developer. In other instances, web designers that…

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Premium Templates Giveaway: Win 1 of 3 TemplatesBox Platinum Memberships!

We’re delighted to have TemplatesBox provide us with 3 Platinum Memberships of their website. The TemplatesBox Platinum membership gives you unlimited access to all the Premium Templates sections for 1 Year and it also has a special bonus: 1 Year of Plesk Shared Hosting for free.

8 Photoshop Tricks I Wish I Knew When I Was a Student

8 Photoshop Tricks I Wish I Knew When I Was a Student

Photoshop is one of the (if not THE) most well known software used in the design industry when it comes to manipulating images and pixels. As a web designer I had some Photoshop lessons at school but that was 2 years ago. Today the software has evolved, more options are available, and I also learn…

30 Inspiring Examples of Perfume Websites

30 Inspiring Examples of Perfume Websites

The world of perfume is quite big, there are lots of well known and respected brands on the market. But do they really care about their brand on the web? It’s not a secret that successful business nowadays is connected with the Internet. How should perfume website be designed to be successful and competitive?

Enhancing Design Through Details

Enhancing Design Through Details

Details – they’re said to either make or break a design. As it turns out this statement is all too common in the design industry for a good reason. A detail-savvy designer has the instinct to tell whether a design is close to being finished or not, and is critical in presenting work that really…

Creating Personal Branding for Your WordPress Backend

Creating Personal Branding for Your WordPress Backend

WordPress has come a long way since its launch on May 27, 2003. It is an open source Content Management System and critics have left no stone unturned to criticize the open source nature of the award winning CMS. Defying all odds, WordPress was adopted by plenty of brands as their blog’s Content Management System….

Creating a Juice Ad Poster + 3 Filter Forge Licenses Giveaway

Creating a Juice Ad Poster + 3 Filter Forge Licenses Giveaway

Photoshop is a great tool to create scenarios that can be successfully used for poster advertising. The use of Filter Forge 2.0 and its great collection of available filters gives you even more power and flexibility in creating what you want by bringing your creativity to life.

Moving Towards a Diegetic Web Design

Moving Towards a Diegetic Web Design

In the world of cinema studies, diegesis refers to the internal consistency of the film. A diegetic film, for example, would introduce any music or titles through a logical on-screen source, such as a radio or newspaper. In contrast, a non-diegetic film would superimpose the soundtrack or titles over the footage. The first example has…

Common Mishaps in Copywriting

Common Mishaps in Copywriting

Revision is absolutely a part of the writing process, and thanks to spell and grammar check, we seem to have a better grasp of the written language, at least. The only problem is that tools to check spelling and grammar are frequently wrong or not observant enough, making us look silly.