Archive | February, 2016

Google challenges responsive best practice with Resizer

Google challenges responsive best practice with Resizer

Since the advent of responsive web design, entrepreneurs, designers, hobbyists, prototyping startups, and design applications have been releasing tools to allow us to preview our designs at different breakpoints. The latest to throw their hat into the ring is Google with their new Resizer project, designed to allow designers to preview responsive sites at different […]

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Comics of the week #328

Comics of the week #328

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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10 Tips for Improving Your Photo Manipulation Skills

Over it’s 20+ year history, Photoshop has proved itself useful for a great many things. One of the primary applications is photo manipulation. In fact, it’s photo manipulation that is meant by the colloquial term “to Photoshop”. Yet pulling off a successful photo manipulation isn’t quite as easy as it sounds.  So whether you are […]

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Mega bundle: 92% off 57 hand-crafted fonts

Mega bundle: 92% off 57 hand-crafted fonts

When it comes to fonts, you simply can’t have too many. Each typeface comes with its own distinct personality, and each one can be used to highlight different aspects of the business you’re designing for. If you’re stuck in a Proxima Nova/Open Sans/Helvetica slump, then it’s seriously time to diversify. So we’re delighted that our […]

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How to Draw Transport: Trucks & HGVs

What You’ll Be Creating Trucks are seen by many as the kings of the road and they are very imposing, so for this tutorial we are going to look at how to draw one in perspective, and we’ll also compare different types of these big rigs. 1. Establish Perspective Step 1 For this tutorial, we […]

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Floating Mac browser Fluid makes its debut

Floating Mac browser Fluid makes its debut

Billed as “the multitasking browser for everyone,” Fluid is the Mac’s new browser that takes great strides to improve productivity and multitasking on your desktop. Mac users can now enjoy a browser that features picture-in-picture capability, which lets them position the window wherever they choose. Even with the biggest, 27-inch Macs, screen space can still […]

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The moment I realized I wasn’t an “artist”…

The moment I realized I wasn’t an “artist”…

…and how it transformed my design career forever. I’m going to share with you one of the most profound moments in my professional career. My hope is that this little piece will help not just creatives but anyone who is still trying to figure out what their passion in life is. As a designer, I […]

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