Design & UX
Alex Walker, Jan 03

The Best Way to Create SVGs from Existing Artwork

SVG is great but what's the best way to convert your existing JPEGs and PNGs into SVG format?
3 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Alex Walker, Dec 17

Designing Droids: From Metropolis to Huey, Dewey and Louie

Sometimes it's fun to trace how great design decision are made. The original Star Wars droids are great case study on how to channel your inspirations.
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Design & UX
Gabrielle Gosha, Dec 15

4 Tips for Using Animation in Design

Good web animation is often a paradox - the better it gets, the harder it is to notice. Gabrielle has 4 tips for using animation in your projects.
12 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Tanay Pant, Dec 14

Top 9 Animation Libraries to Use in 2016

We don't have to always re-invent the wheel when creating animations. Tanay runs through the 9 best animation libraries to use in 2016.
Design & UX
Daniel Schwarz, Dec 08

How to Handle Complex Animations with Ease in Atomic.io

Animation is as important to our modern UIs as buttons and menus. Daniel shows us how to prototype complex animations with Atomic.io
12 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Jerry Cao, Dec 01

The 10 Big Web Design Trends of 2015

Cards, one-pagers, minimalism.. Jerry Cao has talked to designers and put together the definitive list of important web design trends of 2015.
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Jerry Cao, Nov 24

Web Design Trends 2015 & 2016: Fearless Colors

We know how flat design has taken all before it, but how does that affect color choices? Jerry shows us how designers are using color heading into 2016.
6 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Daniel Schwarz, Nov 16

Sketch App: 10 New Enhancements that Will Make You Giddy

Sketch App has become a viable graphics option for many designers, but it has its... quirks. Daniel looks at some big improvements in the latest update.
3 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Angela Molina, Nov 11

3 Pro Tips For Finding the Perfect Image

The hardest part of finding the perfect image is there are just too many options. We've got three tips to help you save time and narrow down your search.
7 COMMENTs
Design & UX
workerbee, Nov 09

9 Ways That Design Trends Are Holding You Back

Design trends have a natural ebbs and flows and it's hard not to get sucked along with the new wave. Workerbee has some smart methods to find your own path.
7 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Alex Walker, Nov 06

Puppies (Or Fun Ways to Get Sued for Copyright Infringement)

Designers have always borrowed from other sources, but 'fair use' is a hard idea to pin down. Jeff Koons thought he had an air-tight defence. He didn't.
3 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Daniel Schwarz, Nov 02

3 Ways to Prevent Your Web Design from Becoming "Generic"

We all love to be efficient, when does efficient become lazy? Daniel looks at some of the ways we can take our design from generic to fully realized ideas.
4 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Daniel Schwarz, Oct 21

Creating a Perspective Mockup in Sketch with MagicMirror

Now MagicMirror gives Sketch App users access to some of the same features to create a perspective mockup.
5 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Kelsey Bryant, Oct 05

Web Trends 2015: Brush up on the Watercolor Design Trend

The world is not flat! Or doesn't have to be. Kelsey gets your imagination bubbling with some design employing beautifully loose watercolor tones.
4 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Alex Walker, Oct 01

How to Liven up Your Flat Design with Dirty Dots

Has the flat design revolution left you feeling a little... flat? Sometimes a teaspoon of gritty, printy goodness can give a clinical design a lift.
4 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Alex Walker, Sep 24

Should You Be Brave with Your Typography? Ask Mr. Robot.

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Alex Walker, Sep 16

Indiana Jones and the Lost SVG Map Editor

From Casablanca to Game of Thrones, maps have been used to help tell stories. AMCharts Pixel Map Editor lets you create customized SVG maps with ease.
14 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Alex Walker, Sep 02

Does the New Google Logo Really Look Like Comic Sans?

While designers seem to like it, Google's new logo has been compared to Comic Sans in some quarters. Why are we seeing such a wide discrepancy in opinion?
6 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Alex Walker, Aug 26

What Does Facebook, the Muppets & Paris Hilton Have in Common?

The Facebook Friends icon was telling a story from another era – until designer Caitlin Winner stepped in.
3 COMMENTs
Design & UX
James George, Aug 25

Adobe Stock Will Change the Way You Work

Designers are hunters, always tracking the perfect assets to tell their story. Adobe Stock brings the hunt into your Creative Cloud app.
Design & UX
Kelsey Bryant, Aug 21

Boost Your Skills With These Fun Typography Games

Kelsey has compiled a collection of fun typography games sure to test your typographical skills and improve your knowledge. Have some fun and learn.
2 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Alex Walker, Aug 19

Why Do We Love Scratchy Records, Halftone Dots & Other Flaws?

Often it's the flaws in a technology – the brush strokes, the audio hiss – that we celebrate most. Khoi Vin celebrates the halftone in his latest design.
19 COMMENTs
Design & UX
Massimo Cassandro, Aug 19

The Great Icon Debate: Fonts Vs SVG

Fonts have been a convenient place to store our vector icons – but is it the *right* place? Massimo asks if it's time to move to SVG.
1 COMMENT
Design & UX
Alex Walker, Jul 30

Boom! The Sound of a Perfect Idea Landing