Microstock (microstock) – the budget segment of the stock photos, offering quality images for a penny, is rapidly gaining momentum. What is not surprising: such a cheap and affordable quality photo has never been before. Today, in microstock, photos are bought not only by regular customers of photobanks, but also by those designers who have not even looked in the direction of purchasing legal photos before. It is logical: before they could not afford it. Now it is available to everyone.
Stock photo and design – mesalliance or happy marriage? Continue reading
Immediately after the publication of the post with the best examples of furniture sites, an interesting English-language note of a similar subject caught our eye. It contains a selection of tips and nuances on the creation of furniture sites with vivid illustrations of typical solutions, as well as a description of the mistakes that you definitely do not want to repeat.
It has always been interesting to work with projects of this category, since they are closely connected with the interior or architecture, and the products themselves, as a rule, have exquisite taste. Relying on the experience of designers and web developers, the article Best Furniture Website Design Examples explores the factors that help make the designs of furniture websites as efficient and unique as possible. Continue reading
Means a code fragment (“interlayer”) that is added to the required place, which is able to implement a separate functionality, but in this case we usually deal with our own API. I meant something that you can just plug in and it will do its job quietly. (Remember the old acquaintance “shim.gif” that required you to insert the image needed to fill in the empty tabular td cells? So I wanted something like this, but working automatically, not requiring my participation.) Continue reading