Creating an app prototype template is fairly easy especially when you’re working with the right tools. Adobe Illustrator is not so popular with UI designers because it often requires users to switch between Photoshop and Illustrator for editing raster images and vector objects. Yet, when it comes to app design, Illustrator is definitely a winner.
Joomla is one of the richest frameworks on the web. Easy to develop, integrate and launch both simple and complex websites, its flexibility and user-friendly interface makes it an incredibly popular content management system. Not to mention one that has also birthed a strong community and many extensions.
In part 1 of this tutorial series I demonstrated how to create vector shape buttons with layer styles in Photoshop. For part 2 I’ll explain how to write code to recreate these layer styles in CSS. Modern development techniques have advanced along with browser support to make CSS3 a viable option for everyone. Photoshop layer […]
Freelancers and agencies both require a smooth design workflow. This typically starts out with drafting wireframes that eventually turn into full mockups. These mockups are coded into HTML/CSS layouts that are finalized and handed off to the client. It may seem daunting but if you want to understand the full creation process then it’s worth […]
Creativity has no ends and web design is all about creating new designs online. We see web designers learning about new design skills everyday & surfing the web to know the latest web design trends most of the time. This is the very reason, the best design magazines and blogs continuously share the collection of […]
Expanding search fields have become a popular choice for designers looking for extra room on the page. Almost every website is going to need a search field somewhere in the layout. It’s practically a necessity for any visitor who is looking for a specific page or bit of information. As trends advance user interfaces are […]
Any business with a large team of employees might consider publishing more detailed information online. This helps customers and clients build a deeper connection with the business, and it offers a more personal touch for each team member. It’s pretty simple to list employees into a table – but what about dynamically-driven content? In this […]
Average weblogs have slowly been transformed into content-packed online magazines. Over the past 5 years I have noticed a rise in digital magazines curating their posts online instead of print. One early example would be Mashable but today there are hundreds of different sites. For this tutorial I’d like to demonstrate how to build a […]
I’ve wanted to put together a frontend web tutorial for a few months now. These types of articles provide an excellent point of reference for new designers who are growing accustomed to popular UI/UX trends. Specifically for designers who aren’t sure where to go on their next project, and may need a small boost of […]
Blogs are usually full of different posts all with varying degrees of popularity. Readers don’t always know how to find related posts without using the search feature. It helps to build smaller widgets right into the page that can automatically sort through content based on different criteria. In this tutorial I want to demonstrate how […]