Category: Web

04
Dec
02
Dec

Fading design trends from 2015

When society and technology are constantly evolving, change is the only constant. Design trends come and go. Some may only breeze by while others last longer. Graphic design, however, is still part of our day-to-day lives, taking over every small detail, from road signs and websites, to restaurant menus.Continue Reading..

10
Nov
22
Sep

How silent storytelling is being ushered in by Facebook’s autoplay videos

A lot of the time when you’re on the computer it’s either during work or later at night when everyone’s going to sleep–so getting blasted by a loud autoplaying video on a website is certainly an annoying experience. However, when the default volume setting is mute (and users are given a choice to activate the sound), videos become less of an annoyance and more of an eye catcher.Continue Reading..

16
Sep

Facebook is finally making a ‘Dislike’ button

People have been asking for it, and finally after years of refusing to build one, Facebook is finally going to give us a way to express something other than a “Like.” I know I’ve posted a funny video on what it would be like if Facebook removed everything that people complained about and how it would end up, but brace yourselves because the Facebook “Dislike” button is coming–although the exact form a “Dislike” button may take is still up in the air. Continue Reading..

15
Sep
02
Sep

How to make your portfolio site stand out

It the past decade, it’s become crucial for designers and artists to establish their online presence; both though a website and social media. A portfolio website is the quickest and easiest way to showcase what you can do. And it can attract the attention of potential clients and collaborators who will search you out online.Continue Reading..

31
Aug
25
Aug

Get over 200 Windows icons free

When Microsoft released Windows 10, it also released the icon font Segoe UI Symbol. That icon font is recommended for developers to use when designing an app for use on Windows 10, but one icon design company argues that Segoe UI Symbol adds visual noise because the icons have different visual weights.Continue Reading..

05
Aug

Web design colour trends for 2015

Style trends that designers use in web design change from year to year, as do the colour palettes that go along with them. So far, 2015 has become the year of vibrant colours. Hues like red, orange, pink and bright green, blue and purple have become a focal point and designers are pairing bright colour choices in a way that was almost taboo a few years ago. Also check out Pantone’s predictions for this fall.Continue Reading..

16
Jul

How to become a UI/UX Designer

Yes, you’ve read that right – you too can become a kick-ass UI or UX designer. Like most things, there’s no guaranteeing instant success. If you’re a new web designer who is aspiring to become a UI/UX designer, the first thing to know is that there is a difference between UI and UX. These terms are often misunderstood by both designers and those outside the industry.Continue Reading..

26
Feb
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