Licenses on photo stocks: not prohibited not means allowed
In the comments on the blog article about the best free photo stocks you can find several questions regarding copyright for photos and images. An employee of one of the…

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Effective methods of split-screen design
One of the most notable trends in web design in 2017 can be called the division of the screen into two parts. More and more web projects use a similar…

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History of pixel art. Past and future
Pixel art (pixelart, pixel art) is a form of digital graphics created using a raster graphic editor, where each image pixel is manually edited. For the first time in 1982,…

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What is beyond the power of responsive design?
We all understand the importance of responsive design and against the background of the growing popularity of mobile devices, designers have to come to grips with the issue of presenting…

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Where and how to make a designer online

At present, it is not so easy to find a suitable and well-paid job, even for a knowledgeable, knowledgeable person. The crisis and any other nonsense oppresses, some design unemployment is inherent in many cities far from the capital, which cannot be said about the Internet. After all, it is on the Internet, with certain good skills you can always earn wherever you live .. If you studied and know how to work in graphic editors (photoshop, illustrator, etc.), then you have every chance to gain a foothold in the web design market and earn good money.

After analyzing all possible ways of earning, you can focus on the following three, it is: Continue reading

How to create a website that increases the awareness of your brand

If you want your website to become successful, just a good design will not be enough: it must first reflect the personality of your brand. When developing a design, you need to consider that the colors, texts, images, structure of the site – all this should be aimed at emphasizing the uniqueness of your company.

Think of the style of your brand as a combination of qualities and ideas that you want people to associate with your company. Design should help you bring these ideas to your audience. For example, Google uses in its design minimalism, which suggests the simplicity and at the same time technicality of their products. While Ben & Jerry’s have created a light, fun style for themselves through the use of bright colors, funny icons and custom texts.

Your website is the most important part of online branding, so it must fully convey the character of your brand. Here are some tips that can help you create a website that reflects the unique features of your company and helps to consolidate your brand in the market. Continue reading

Cards vs lists. Their influence on user experience

he most common ways to organize web content today are cards and lists. Each of them has its pros and cons. If lists were used for this purpose for a long time (starting from the first days of the Web development), then the card design style only recently began to be trusted by web developers, gaining enormous momentum in popularity recently. Cards and lists are unique ways to display content that can be perfect in one situation and spoil everything in another. The key point here is the ability of the web designer to determine the face that separates the use of each of the methods, thereby achieving the maximum level of user convenience. The criteria that should be followed during the selection process may surprise you and make you revise some previously known principles of web design. In this article we will define cases when the use of cards in web design will be more preferable than lists and vice versa. What are the cards and lists? In order to understand in which situation the cards should be used, and in which lists, one must first of all decide what each of them represents separately and what function it performs (or should perform). Continue reading

The difference between UI and UX: a practical example
Today there will be a guest post on the topic of UX and UI interfaces on the example of working with the Icons8 service. I know what you are thinking:…

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Trends of web design. Part 2
I continue to translate an article about web design trends 2009. The first 5 new fashion trends look like this: Printed letters Advanced User Interfaces PNG transparency Huge typography Font…

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What is Icon Fonts? Meet with FontAwesome and IcoMoon
Here I will demonstrate the excellent solutions that can be achieved using Icon Fonts, but let's first get acquainted with the very concept of font icons, as well as the…

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