Autumn might be the most photogenic season, but summer is everyone’s favorite. It’s a time of year for friends, sunburn, and parties. Stay chill during these dog days of summer with these summer stock photos featuring carnivals, seascapes, cocktails, and kayaks.
Emoticons have a long history on the world wide web. They got started back in the day of chatrooms and AOL Instant Messenger but have since grown to all chat programs. Even smartphones have them in the form of emojis. The purpose of an emoticon is to display an emotion or facial expression using a […]
Summer is one of the most refreshing and relaxing seasons of the year. It gives off a happy and playful vibe that could be difficult to reflect in web design. But this does not mean that it cannot be done! In these dog days of summer, designers are pulling out all the stops to grab […]
Studying the cultural trends in other countries helps to bridge the gap between common notions of UI/UX in web design. A great example would be this piece showcasing beautiful Japanese websites. It can be useful to draw inspiration specifically from non-English speaking countries, which often have different means of publishing content online.
Agency websites have become much more commonplace relative to the growth of online businesses. Different styles will benefit different agencies and this is especially true of architecture firms. As the old saying goes: measure twice, cut once. If you’re designing an agency website, these examples should help you measure ideas before cutting right into the […]
It is difficult to locate websites that are designed following a strict black-and-white theme. Remember that colorful tones and imagery will catch the eye when it contrasts off a colorless canvas. It offers a unique sensation in websites and very few designers venture into this area. If you’re looking for some inspiration, here are 30 […]
Color-centric websites usually focus on beautiful layout designs utilizing a specific color scheme. Often times graphics and other UI elements can blend nicely with a monochromatic theme – or even incorporating a small handful of colors together. In this gallery, you will find 30 eye-catching blue websites for design inspiration. Blue is a very common […]
One cannot emphasize enough the importance of color schemes in websites. There are so many different colors to choose from, each one evoking a different emotion onto visitors. It can be interesting to play around with various color schemes and see how this affects your audience.
Any color enthusiast will know how important it is to pick the right color scheme. A creative project can be vastly affected by the seemingly harmless choice of colors. This is especially true for websites that require a lot of user interaction, since the user’s focus will be constantly locked onto the screen.