Archive | December, 2016

Samsung expands entry-level VR browsing

Samsung expands entry-level VR browsing

Those not completely familiar with Samsung’s Galaxy S7 smartphones may not have heard about Gear VR, the company’s mobile virtual reality headset. Users wearing the Gear VR get to utilize their phone as their display and processor, but the Gear VR unit is the controller. Different iterations of the headset have been released to good […]

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How to Draw Fur

What You’ll Be Creating Drawing fur from imagination can be very frustrating. You’ve seen it, you know what it is, but when you try drawing it, you end up with a bunch of straw.  If this is your problem, in this tutorial I will show you how to solve it. First hint? You need to […]

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The simple way to get better at design

The simple way to get better at design

Design, by its very nature, is there to be judged. We do it every day—whether it’s our own creation, or that of someone else. When we see something, we’re looking at it and forming an opinion (positive or negative). So, those of us who do this type of work for a living do understand that […]

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Illustrator brushes available on Envato Elements

A Huge Compilation of 60 Free Illustrator Brushes

Adobe Illustrator has many powerful tools and unique features. And one among them is Illustrator’s Paintbrush Tool (B). The brushes can be applied to paths and strokes, they are great for creating stunning stroked designs in seconds. And, the best part about Illustrator’s brushes is that they are vectors and can be completely modified to […]

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12 UX rules every designer should know

12 UX rules every designer should know

“User experience” is a broad term that gets bandied around at meetings and swapped with “user interface” as if the two are the same—they’re not. This confusion has probably affected your career as UX and web design roles have slowly started to overlap. Even your clients may be confused as to what exactly your job […]

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Designing effective web surveys

Designing effective web surveys

Web surveys are important tools that websites and businesses can use to gauge important feedback from their site visitors and customers. Web surveys are also somewhat unsung elements of a site because their role is primarily to collect data instead of being a main feature. In e-commerce, and in any business really, determining what your […]

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7 key attributes of a quality UI

7 key attributes of a quality UI

User interface design is a hot topic these days and for good reason. In a world where digital experiences are such a large part of our lives, the value of a quality user experience is higher than ever. Not only is it important now, but the quality of user interfaces is bound to be even […]

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Polaroid Collage Photo Template

30 Best Photoshop Collage Templates

Photo collages are a great way to present your photography, artwork, and designs. And you can make your very own collage easily by downloading a quick template. Check out this collection of 30 premium Photoshop templates to display your memories in style. 30 Premium Photo Collage Templates Whether you want to get creative with your […]

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