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According to Wikipedia a blog is “a type of website or part of a website. Blogs are usually maintained by an individual with regular entries of commentary, descriptions of events, or other material such as graphics or video”. The person who maintains it is called the blogger. For web designers or developers blogs are a…

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Its amazing to see how much image sizes affect page load times. You might be thinking, “How much can 5kb really affect my load times?” To be be quite honest its not about the one image that affects the load time, but all the images together. If you calculate the size of all the images…

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Today we will be starting with a new post string where we will be featuring designer portfolios weekly. Today will be the first installation of these posts, but we want to make sure that the showcased portfolios do inspire you. We also want to involve the community in these posts and do highly encourage you…

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You follow someone on twitter and expect a follow back, but are you worth following? You should perhaps ask yourself this question; do you bid followers something unique, informative or special that someone else couldn’t? Do you interact with those that you follow you and share their posts if they are useful? There are a…

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This is something every web designer dreads hearing….If you had to choose 5 fonts which you had to take to your grave, what would they be? Web designers love their fonts, most serious designers have lists of fonts they love to use in their different projects, but what if it narrowed down to something as…

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Without our sponsors we won’t be able to keep the site running. We want to thank all our October sponsors that have been with through the past month. You can see the list of our sponsors below. PixelCrayons We hand-convert your designs to high quality, cross-browser compatible valid XHTML/CSS markup. As an established “PSD to…

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You have to appreciate well executed design when you see it. Today we have a case study for you that will really show you how Ars Thanea made use of simple elements to bring out the beauty in a design for Diesel. Produced at: Ars Thanea Do you have what it takes? That was the…

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Your business card is a crucial element when reaching out to a potential client. It represents yourself or your company as a whole, putting across everything you do and stand for on one small piece of card. It leaves the client with a lasting image. Whether that is good or not can often come down…

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On October 20th Apple had their back to the MAC launch. The lineup included the launch of Lion (the updated OS), iLife, the new MacBook Air and much more. Lets talk a little about the new MacBook. There has, once again, been a lot of Apple haters going after the new MacBook Air In the…

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We are always trying to find a way to cut off some time from our work schedules or wanting to make a photo beautiful in a rush. Photoshop Actions is your answer, a lot of people have their friends and colleagues baffled by the colors and crispness of their photos, but what they don’t mention…