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Gabrielle Gosha, Mar 21

Why Your Images Might Be Ruining Your Site

Humans are very good at processing images but that doesn't mean we always choose the right image for our websites. Gabrielle has some useful pointers.
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Daniel Schwarz, Mar 16

What is Adobe XD (Project Comet) and Should You Care?

Fireworks is fizzling out, but Adobe has returned with a mystery new UI tool. What is Adobe XD? Will this fiery comet become a star? Dan investigates.
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Design & UX
Alex Walker, Mar 09

Parallax Burns: Converting Photographs from 2D to 3D with SVG

There's a nice video effect I'm going to call 'Parallax Ken Burns' you see on a lot of documentaries. Can we mimic it in a single SVG file? Maybe.
Design & UX
Jerry Cao, Mar 08

Top 5 Breakout Mobile Design Trends for 2016

It's easy to forgetMobile design is still young and we're still seeing new and innovative ideas every year. Jerry looks at his big 5 mobile design trends.
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Elio Qoshi, Mar 07

Quick Read: Search 11,000 Free Stock Photos with Zoommy

Zoomy indexes multiple sources across the web to offer over 11,000 free stock photos for download. 
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Alex Walker, Mar 02

Can SVG Save You from Your Fat PNG-32s?

PNG-32 has glorious alpha-transparency support but the files are huge. Can help come from an unlikely hero – SVG?
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Design & UX
Daniel Schwarz, Mar 01

How to Offer Great UX When Using Video

Video is creeping into areas of digital design that would have been unthinkable 5 years ago. Daniel has some thoughts on presenting a great video UX.
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Design & UX
Aja Frost, Feb 16

The 14 Latest and Greatest Sources of Design Inspiration

What keeps designers hungry? Fresh meat, of course. Aja has 14 new wells of inspiration to keep you shooting at the stars.
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Daniel Schwarz, Jan 26

5 Fancy (But Useless) Web Components You Should Avoid

Like great music, good web design shouldn’t be all about flashy tricks and visual theatrics. It must actually perform.
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Monty Shokeen, Jan 19

Lazy-Loading Images: How NOT to Really Annoy Your Users

One underestimated aspect of a great UX is providing precisely the right content at precisely the right time. That's the focus of 'lazy loading images'.
Design & UX
Elio Qoshi, Jan 14

Are You a Talented Designer? Sourcehunt #1 Needs You!

Sometimes the most wonderful creations die for want of a tiny bit of design love. Maybe you can make the difference?
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?
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Design & UX
Angus Russell, Nov 23

10 Guidelines for Better Website Background Videos

Background videos: when they're good, they're very, very good, but when they are bad, they are horrid. Angus has some tips to keep you out of trouble.
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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.
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Alex Walker, Nov 11

How a 5-cent Eye-Patch Created a Million Dollar Story

Often it's the small, random details in a story that make it feel authentic. Advertising great David Ogilvy understood the value of great storytelling.
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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.
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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.
Design & UX
Alex Walker, Oct 27

Can You Use Photoshop to Tell a Story?

Sometimes you can create something new by taking away. Here are 2 great examples where a new story is created by photoshopping out parts of the original.
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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.
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Design & UX
James George, Oct 13

What Do Super High-Res Displays Mean for Your Website?

Screen resolutions keep increasing and so do the challenges of front-end development. James George looks at the current state of play.
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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.
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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.
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Design & UX
Elio Qoshi, Sep 25

Using Brandisty to Host your Brand Assets

We all need to share branding assets at some time, but emailing ZIP can be ungainly and inefficient. Brandisty offers an alternative way to manage assets.
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Design & UX
Daniel Schwarz, Sep 23

7 Fantastic Plugins to Level-up Your Sketch App Powers

People love Sketch App because of its simplicity. But that doesn't mean we can't tweak it to our own workflows.