A Collection of Re-imagined Movie Posters

A Collection of Re-imagined Movie Posters

Films can help inspire, and interesting, unusual or nostalgic movies can give you a boost of creativity. There’s also a lot of designers who unleash their creativity by redesigning movie posters to capture the essence of the film. Movie posters are usually the first or next impression you will see after the trailer. So it’s…

21 Amazing jQuery Images Galleries Sliders and Slideshows Plugins

21 Amazing jQuery Images Galleries Sliders and Slideshows Plugins

There are really hard and busy times when a designer with a little knowledge of coding starts creating a full website on his own. By supposing that (s)he’ll somehow pass that hard to understand bunch of code, the problems appear when it’s not XHTML/CSS anymore, but more advanced programming languages or JavaScript libraries. In the…

Using the Law of Attraction in Web Design

Using the Law of Attraction in Web Design

What is it that makes a brand, product and/or website so appealing that you can’t resist the urge to indulge? How can something on my computer screen garner so much of my attention and intrigue me enough to buy into that particular product or service? Most brand marketers understand the needs of the customers they’re…

A Game for iPhone: From a Silly Idea to an Application

A Game for iPhone: From a Silly Idea to an Application

A few years ago I created two characters that soon became very popular – Rabtus and Cumber. Their personalities were formed and added to with time and they became two characters that tease and torment each other gently and with a lot of humor.

An Introduction to Copywriting for the Web

An Introduction to Copywriting for the Web

As a writer working almost exclusively online, I’m often reluctant to encourage others to try copywriting if they don’t understand the online marketplace. I can’t tell you how often I’ve been told, “Oh! I love to write – I wrote great essays in English class!” After a fitful smile, I am forced to let the…

The Ultimate WordPress Multi Site Network Management Guide

The Ultimate WordPress Multi Site Network Management Guide

If you run more than one WordPress powered website, updating them all each time there is an update can be a pain. Not to mention the handful of plugins used on each website that need to be maintained! Luckily it’s possible to run anywhere from one to a few million blogs off one WordPress install,…

Faux Miniature Effect With Photoshop

Faux Miniature Effect With Photoshop

Faux tilt shift photography has been gaining in popularity recently and there have even been iPhone apps popping up that emulate the technique. Real tilt shift lenses can cost thousands of dollars, but you can achieve the look and feel quite easily in Photoshop. It can also be done with video as seen in the…

The Print Handbook Giveaway: 3 X Free Copies for Our Lucky Readers

The Print Handbook Giveaway: 3 X Free Copies for Our Lucky Readers

Ever thought of questions like which rich black is the best or how small can I print text so it is still readable when it comes to print design? Have you been searching for a reference book that you could use for your own design work?

Pricing Pages in Web Design: Getting Users to Sign Up

Pricing Pages in Web Design: Getting Users to Sign Up

What is are the first thing a visitor will look at before signing up for a paid service? The pricing of course. Can they afford it? Are the features available worth the money spent? Is it a good investment? The design of a pricing page and the way it is displayed can have a lot…