Winter is upon us, bringing with it lots of snow and great excuses for sitting by the fire. Even though winter is often cold it is also a season filled with festivities of all kinds. We want to share some of the festivities with you, therefore throughout December we will be posting winter themed items for you to download and use in your web designs or simply to spruce up your desktop. We wish you all a happy winter season.
You might have noticed in the past that we are crazy about different fonts, we have provided you with scary fonts in the past, as well as cartoon and comic fonts. Today we have found 50 amazing handwritten fonts that we are sure you will love as much as we have. Most of these are free however some of them are either donation or purchase only.
It used to be that watercolor was something you saw painted on a canvas, however today where everything is going digital a lot of website designers have begun incorporating water color and hand drawn images in their web design.
In this article, we present a stunning collection of 15 web designs we feel have beautifully incorporated watercolor in their design. If you have come across one we missed feel free to share it with us in the comments below.
In the past we have shared with you different design blogs that we recommend you follow, well this week it is all about Twitter. Today we will share with you some of the best web design blogs we should all be following on Twitter, and then Wednesday we will share with you some of the best web designers to follow on Twitter. If you feel we skipped someone then please feel free to let us know with a link in the comments.
Flat design has long been hailed as the next big thing, whether you like it or not there is no arguing that if used correctly flat design can be beautiful. In our second article on Flat UI we will showcase 30+ amazing flat UI sets to get you started. You might remember that Monday was dedicated to flat icons. If you feel we have overlooked any feel free to let us know in the comments below.
Flat design is the new must have in web design. Flat design really got started with Windows 8, and most recently with the iOS 7 update. Some people like flat design while others hate the way it looks. This week we are all in the flat design spirit, today we will provide you with 30+ flat icons and on Wednesday we will present some amazing flat UI designs, so make sure to come back.
As web designers we know there is nothing more important than staying up to date, many of us do this through books and tutorials, however one very important source of information are the numerous design blogs. In this article we have compiled a list of 25+ great design blogs, these are really in no order and should all be visited at least once in a while. If you feel we have forgotten any please do add them in the comments. Continue Reading →
Grunge web design has long been gaining in popularity. Grunge websites are characterized by having having a more gritty look than normal websites. They are often dark and edgier than other websites. While the grunge design might work for some websites there are some areas where it might not work nearly as well. On Monday we presented over 100 grunge textures, and today we will present 20+ websites that incorporate grunge textures into their design.
Almost all websites have these, yes we are talking about headers, there is nothing more important than making sure your website header is beautiful. You need to remember that often the header is the first part of the website that your visitors will see. In this article we mention five tips for making a beautiful website header. If you feel we have forgotten any feel free to let us know.
Perhaps the most part of a website is the header, this is the first thing that greets visitors when they first enter the site. Therefore you need to make sure your header is pleasing to the eyes. In this article we have gathered 60 amazing website headers for your inspiration. If you have seen any headers that you want to share with us then feel free to share them with us in the comments section.