Archive | January, 2015

Comics of the week #272

Comics of the week #272

Every week we feature a set of comics created exclusively for WDD. The content revolves around web design, blogging and funny situations that we encounter in our daily lives as designers. These great cartoons are created by Jerry King, an award-winning cartoonist who’s one of the most published, prolific and versatile cartoonists in the world […]

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How to perfect your websites with marginal gains

How to perfect your websites with marginal gains

A little over a decade ago, British competitive cycling was nowhere. With a couple of notable exceptions — Tom Simpson in the ‘60s and Chris Boardman in the ‘90s — no British cyclist had made a significant impact on a sport dominated by France, Belgium, Italy, Spain, and Australia. Then, in 2003, British cycling appointed […]

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Ephemera Painting - final image

Learn How to Give Ephemera a New Life

What You’ll Be Creating Giving ephemera a new life is easy with a few simple preparation steps. We’ll prime our antique paper and then start to paint on the image of your choice. In the end, we’ll have a new piece of artwork created using something old as the base. What You’ll Need Ephemera paper  […]

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Media kit designed in the Designing Media Kits That Sell course

New Course: Designing Media Kits That Sell

Printed media kits are a driving force behind any promotional campaign and are still widely used today. In Designing Media Kits That Sell, you’ll learn all the key components of a media kit, and how to design one for maximum impact.  What You’ll Learn Whether you’re designing a kit for your blog or for a big-time publication, this course […]

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How much should you charge for design?

How much should you charge for design?

How many times have you asked yourself this question? A potential client wants your proposal for a design project. You’re sitting in front of your computer, scratching your head. You ask Google, your friends in Facebook, your Linkedin groups. You browse designers’ forums. You’ve found some price lists. Are they relevant for you? Are they relevant […]

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Theme.co releases awesome update for X theme

Theme.co releases awesome update for X theme

When you’re looking for a WordPress theme, one of the most important features is that it shouldn’t look like a WordPress theme. With a startling array of customization options, Theme.co’s X theme, is probably one of the least theme-like themes available. Right from the outset X pushes the boundaries of what is traditionally thought of as […]

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