Archive | October, 2015

Comics of the week #311

Comics of the week #311

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 Create a Vintage Typographic Illustration Poster in Adobe Illustrator

What You’ll Be Creating “There’s no place like home…” Dorothy whispered those words, and with three clicks of her sparkly ruby slippers, she was back in Kansas again. It’s an iconic movie moment, one we couldn’t neglect in our series of Wizard of Oz-themed tutorials. So in this tutorial, we’ll walk through creating a typographic […]

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How to use balance in web design

How to use balance in web design

Achieving balance in web design takes some thinking, effort and skill, but it’s absolutely worth it. The great thing about balance, which can be applied to the broader category of design as a whole, is that it keeps what you create from being an excessive, overloaded mess that fails to serve the user experience. In […]

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Free download: design bundle from SmartyBundles

Free download: design bundle from SmartyBundles

Everyone loves getting something for nothing, especially when it’s a great pack of design resources to dig into, so we’re delighted to bring you this free bundle, exclusive to WebdesignerDepot, curtesy of SmartyBundles.com The download includes mockups, templates, stationery, 3D renders, vectors, and more. Designed to save you time, and help you win clients; the […]

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101 best free fonts, fall 2015

101 best free fonts, fall 2015

2015 continues to be a bumper year for type design, there have been literally hundreds of quality free fonts released so far this year with fresh designs being released every week. Brush lettering continues to be popular, there’s a strong vintage influence, and happily stencil-inspired designs are making a comeback. Today, we’ve compiled a list […]

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An essential resource for every designer’s toolbox

An essential resource for every designer’s toolbox

Read on to find how you can try it for free! A great source of stock images, vectors, textures, and patterns is an essential component in any freelancer’s toolbox. Not only can stock images be used as intended, but they’re also an amazing source of design inspiration. Whether you’re stuck for a layout, or puzzling […]

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