Archive | February, 2015

Comics of the week #276

Comics of the week #276

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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Illustration by Hanna Sandvig

So You Want to Be a Freelance Illustrator?

Illustration by Hanna Sandvig, featured in ImagineFX reader EXpose. Design and Illustration careers are as varied as the artists in them. Today, we’ll explore the world of freelance illustrators. I sought out and questioned freelancers from around the globe who were gracious enough to share their experiences with me. We’ll discuss their training, daily tasks, […]

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Free download: Lucid one page PSD template

Free download: Lucid one page PSD template

This stunning free PSD provides a framework for all your client’s essential information, lovingly crafted, into a simple to modify format. Designed by Lucid Site Designs, the popular one-page design is a great fit for almost any purpose, and includes a header, features, product details, pricing, and contact sections. Perfect for technology services, IT hardware, or SaaS, […]

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Draw Your Mind Out: How to Create Without Thinking

What You’ll Be Creating Artists are usually pictured as spontaneous, slightly crazy individuals. When they get inspired, they forget about everything and just… create.  However, when you’re merely a beginner artist, it doesn’t seem to work like this. Yes, you get inspired, but you can’t allow yourself to forget about everything—instead, you go and search […]

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4 reasons web designers should be playing more video games

4 reasons web designers should be playing more video games

No really, you should. If anyone asks why you’re up at 3am playing your favorite shooter-MMO-hybrid, you can point them right to this article and say, “See? See!?” We should all be playing multi-player and co-op games because, like it or not, our business isn’t only about websites. It’s also about people. Others have written […]

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