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I’ve compiled a list of 10 leading stock photo agencies of the moment, in the hope that it may serve designers, publishers, and advertisers who wish for a clear perspective on today’s market, and decide which sources of royalty-free images would be best to settle for. Fotolia Fotolia is definitely the first and foremost microstock…

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iStock started back in 2000 with only a handful of photos and a founder with a dream to provide quality stock photos to the web. iStock formerly known as iStockPhoto has now undergone an entire branding change focusing primarily on a shorter name: iStock and their quality of service they provide to their customers. iStock…

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When you’re trying to save money, it’s not surprising that you’ll turn to a number of free sites to get the information and data that you need for your eCommerce store. A lot of people do this legally, and a number of designers help them to accomplish professional website designs with their images and themes….

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We all have spending habits. Fortunately in this infographic shown below http://www.cashwindow.co.uk has gone ahead and compiled a ton of data surrounding the UK’s spending habits and had a infographic designed to showcase the data they have compiled. This infographic targets the general population in the UK and has some interesting insights into the lives…

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Most of us, well… at least you and me… reading this article, spend our days earning our daily bread on our bottoms, at a desk doing some or other great job at a computer or pushing a pen or doing whatever. The point is we are sitting our lives away, not that we have a…

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Want a little color inspiration? But find it difficult to search, manipulate and create color palettes for your web design? It isn’t as much of a challenge as it seems. You can find loads of help from the sophisticated and intuitive tools for color search. A web design project requires you to find the right…

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iOS7 is up and running, so everywhere designers and developers have gone back to the drawing board to create new versions of apps and icons to live up to the new standard. It is also a rich opportunity to introduce new futures and possibilities. Macworld recons that some will describe the new iOS7 only as…

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This week I had an unexpected and frustrating design experience. One of my existing clients emailed me with a request which every designer usually welcomes: “I want a new advert-look with new photos, new message and fresh new colours.” I eagerly approach this request with much enthusiasm because… I mean… I’ve known this client for…

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Cars have revolutionized the world over the past decade. We wouldn’t be where we are if it weren’t for all the different car companies developing new technology and pushing the boundaries of physics, speed and design. Over the years we have seen some pretty big milestones accomplished, but never have I come across a digital…

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Contrary to popular opinion, minimalism is all about selective editing. Poor minimalist designs are made by using as few elements as possible from the get-go. But the right approach is to include everything that you think the design may need, and then strip away the excess, refining your composition until it yields a minimalist result….