Grunge textures and backgrounds have long been popular in web design. Today we are going to show you 110+ amazing free grunge textures and backgrounds, then on Wednesday we will show you just how creative you can be with grunge textures when we present some very amazing websites built using grunge textures. Most of these were taken from deviantART.
The week is coming to an end and that means it is time for us to look back on the week that passed, the best design news, resources and other goodies. This week we look at responsive design, must read books, new updates from Adobe as well as WordPress plugins for marketers and much more.
Growing up there are a few things that stick with you throughout your life. Most, if not all, are visual because while being unreliable in a deposition, images are still the way every individual perceives the world and his surroundings. There’s the tree you used to climb, the pet you used to cuddle with (except if it’s a cat – cats don’t cuddle) and perhaps the mental picture of your first teacher or your first soul mate. Continue Reading →
One of the most popular terms in web design has become responsive design. The debate on whether to design our websites solely for desktop computer, or for mobile devices as well rages on. Today almost 91% of US citizens own a smart phone, so in reality the question is can web designers continue to ignore mobile devices. Continue Reading →
These days every enterprise needs a website, may it be a huge corporation or a small corner pizza business. Because without web visibility, there is none. In our era it is easier to google a pizza restaurant than actually driving around to look for one. Fortunately, creating a website has never been easier. You might like our comparison of ecommerce site builders as well. Continue Reading →
In part One of this series we showed you 60 awesome web site headers, in the second part of the series we provided you with some tips for creating a great website header, in the third and final part of this series we will present 20 great website header tutorials that will teach you how to create amazing website headers.
A long time ago but not in a galaxy far, far away, in times that not many still recall without shuddering, Microsoft came out with a hot new feature for Word and dubbed it falsely WordArt. It was a time of extreme horror and to top it off, they also brought forth Comic Sans. Every bit of user generated content that was not an official report (yet even some of those) had some sort of what we all thought was artsy, pretty and also colorful. With the Internet maturing we all saw the error of our ways and denounced the WordArt devil but some still worship him and stick to Comic Sans to show the world that they think he will come back to wreak havoc upon our screens. Continue Reading →
The week is coming to an end and that means it is time for us to look back on the week that passed, the best design news, resources and other goodies. This week we look at common visual design mistakes, free resources for web designers, a great CSS competition things you need to consider for a successful web design and much more.
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.