A Primer to Scalable Vector Graphics: Advantages, Benefits, Resources, and More!

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Scalable vector graphics (SVG for short) let designers create high-quality images using  XML by describing two-dimensional graphics. Users associated graphic files with JPEG and GIF. But the advantage that SVG has over these most popular graphic file extensions is that it retains its quality when zoomed in or out using your desktops or tablets. As a […]

The 10 Best Parallax Design Tutorials Ever

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Parallax scrolling is nothing new to web design. If anything, this effect must be used more often to create stunning and attractive pages on your website. Once a hot web design trend, parallax scrolling lost its steam with the growth of mobile use to view websites. Parallax scrolling isn’t mobile-friendly but there are a few who have […]

A Brand New Direction in Web Design

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Looking back over your shoulder, it’s obvious that web design has evolved in many respects, and it will most likely continue on the same accelerated course. Next year, you’re probably going to think of today’s circulating trends as the established norm. What are the areas where we have seen the most significant progress? With regard […]

5 Web Design Trends in 2015 That Matter

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As 2014 draws to a close, it’s time for entrepreneurs, freelancers, and small businesses to prepare for the coming year so they can gain a head start over their competition. The same can be said of web designers who want to cut through the job market by preparing for the popular trends of 2015. That […]

28 Well-Designed Marketing Agency Websites

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Traditional marketing agencies have evolved following the path of modern design agencies. Most companies who specialize in marketing also offer design, development, PR, copywriting, and a slew of additional tasks. Although the line is slightly blurred, creative agencies as a whole seem to adapt web design qualities relative to each other. In this gallery I’ve […]

8 Killer Ways to Design Higher Converting Web Forms

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There’s no question that web forms are one of the most important elements of your website. They’re used to capture payment info, user signups, email address, and all kinds of important information. For this reason, you should be spending a lot of time on the design of your web forms to ensure they’re converting well. […]

Design Tips for Well-Crafted Slideshows and Image Carousels

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Landing on a website that prominently features a stunning image carousel fills me with satisfaction & delectation. Well that may be somewhat exaggerated, but it’s a good feeling to know that designers and developers work hard to create such amazing content carousels. The problem is that not every website uses a well-functioning carousel – and […]

11 Most Interesting and Inspirational Packaging Designs

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Editor’s note: This post was written by Jonny Rowntree, a freelance writer working with digital printing company Elanders UK. Jonny has a background working in technological media, writing articles for The Next Web, Creative Bloq and Buffer. You can find him on Twitter: @shoutjonny and Google+ Jonny Rowntree. In order to entice customers during busy shopping periods, for instance […]