Archive for november, 2010

november 30th, 2010 - 20:27 § in Webdesign

54 Mind-Blowing Digital Paintings

Here we’ve collected together over 50 legendary examples of digital painting in Photoshop. This hyper-modern medium blends traditional painting techniques with a digital canvas to produce stunning results. Featuring Cris de Lara, Alon Chou, Frederic St-Arnaud and others. This article contains some[...]

november 30th, 2010 - 20:26 § in Webdesign

Desktop Wallpaper Calendar: December 2010

Desktop wallpapers can serve as an excellent source of inspiration. However, if you use a specific wallpaper for a longer period of time, it becomes harder to draw inspiration out of it. That’s why we have decided to supply you with smashing wallpapers for over 12 months. To make them a little mor[...]

november 30th, 2010 - 20:25 § in Webdesign

How to Break into Social Media Consulting

How to Break into Social Media Consulting Posted November 30, 2010 in How-To, Social Media 8 Comments » Everywhere you look, it seems everybody’s into social media nowadays. From solopreneurs to small businesses and Fortune 500 companies, everybody wants to maximize the powers of social media. Th[...]

november 30th, 2010 - 20:25 § in Webdesign

Video For Everybody — Except Developers!

By Louis Lazaris on November 30th, 2010 Categories: Markup Style, Web Design Articles | 2 Comments The improvements that have been added to HTML5 and how markup is evolving are great for the future of the web. But I can’t help but feel frustrated that while we’ve come so far in certain areas, th[...]

november 30th, 2010 - 20:25 § in Webdesign

Awesome WordPress hacks to make your blogger life easier

Hardcode to make WordPress faster Hardcoding is generally not a good practice, however in the case of an established website, hardcoding your blog url, site url, template path and stylesheet path will make your blog run faster. When a function such as bloginfo('url') is called, WordPress executes a [...]

november 30th, 2010 - 20:25 § in Webdesign

Create a Cool Text Effect in Photoshop With a Single Texture

By Matt Ward | Published November 30th, 2010 in Resources, Tutorials, design There’s no doubt that you can create some stunning effects in Photoshop, but it doesn’t all have to be really complicated. In fact, there are all kinds of interesting things that you can do really easily. In this tutori[...]

november 30th, 2010 - 20:25 § in Webdesign

Reflections of the past year: The improved

With 2010 quickly coming to an end, I’ve been thinking a lot about the upcoming year. Concluding my second (and a half year) year of running my own independent design business (full-time, anyways), I’m starting to think about my business, the things I feel I’ve done well, and what could be han[...]

november 30th, 2010 - 20:25 § in Webdesign

An experience with user personas

I was asked recently to research and prepare a set of user personas for a large new client website. As a newcomer to the wonderful world of ‘User Experience’ design,this was an interesting challenge and I thought I would share my findings with the lovely people in the land of Boag. What is a use[...]

november 30th, 2010 - 20:25 § in Webdesign

The Daft Punk Guide to Bold and Memorable Designs

Want to create bold and memorable designs? Find unlikely inspiration from one of the most iconic electronic artists of our time: Daft Punk. This article is a 3-step Daft Punk guide to bold and memorable designs. Daft Punk is a very popular and influential music duo, especially when you consider they[...]

november 30th, 2010 - 20:25 § in Marketing

5 Zoekmachine Marketing Mythes (Deel 3)

Voor ervaren online marketeers wellicht niets nieuws onder de horizon, maar voor iedereen nuttig om de onwaarheden op het gebied van zoekmachine optimalisatie waar het internet vol mee staat voor eens en altijd te ontkrachten. 1. “Het doel van zoekmachine optimalisatie is het behalen van de 1e pos[...]