In this post, we are going to discuss a CSS Preprocessor called Sass or Syntactically Awesome Stylesheets. If you have been following our previous posts on LESS, we are sure that you are familiar with the CSS Preprocessor. Both Sass and LESS are CSS Preprocessors which primarily extend the way … Continue reading »
We had previously introduced Cinemagraph: 28 Still Photos With Subtle Motion. A year has gone by since then and the collection on the Net has inevitably grown in size. This calls for a second part, which gave birth to this post: 32 more high-quality and intriguing cinemagraphs for your inspiration. … Continue reading »
The iPad Mini is the latest exquisite release from Apple and as usual, we know that new proud owners of the mini-tablet would want to get the latest addition to the family some protection. Some of these cases double as kickstands, as stationary pads (one of them looks like an … Continue reading »
If you have an email account, chances are, you are already subscribed to dozens of email newsletters from multiple sources, be it a forum, Twitter, Facebook or any other company or service. This whole deal with email subscription is a mess. If you don’t log into your email account for … Continue reading »
Every year, large batches of design students graduate and launch their careers in the market. Some of them land at proper places, which groom them professionally and set a solid career path for a successful future. Then there are designers who are not so lucky, who do not find the … Continue reading »
Viral videos can be so useful on many fronts, from being an effective marketing device (e.g. Honda – The Cog) to a tool for championing social causes (e.g. KONY 2012). When delivered in a proper manner, viral videos can have a more significant impact to people than being purely a … Continue reading »
Every time you come across a website you’ve never seen before, what’s the first thing that strikes you? It’s the color scheme! Color is of primary importance to any user. Color is the first thing that influences the perception of an individual and it delivers the message in a subtle … Continue reading »
When you ask a freelancer why he or she started freelancing, you’ll get answers like ‘I wanted to work for myself’, ‘I love being my own boss’, ‘I freelance for the flexibility it provides’ etc. At the heart of it, all those answers mean the same thing: they wanted to … Continue reading »
In the present-day world, there are twice as many Android devices activated than there are babies born per day. Past the middle of 2012, Android activations are clocking in a million per day. And Google Play had a major role to play in this phenomenal success. The graphs below are self-explanatory – though they show only the search popularity of Android, but we have all the stats in the world to substantiate what they are conveying!
For most of us black is the color of something enigmatic, obscure and even dangerous. We tend to associate black with negative feelings and a kind of asuffering and loneliness. But in fact this is a rather wrong attitude towards this color. Black can be inspiring, powerful, it can make … Continue reading »
In an earlier post in this series, we have mentioned a bit about SVG’s pitfall with old browsers and using Raphael.js to serve the graphic as an alternative solution. In this post we will take a look at this matter further. The idea is simple, we will still be using … Continue reading »
The creatives have found responsive technology to be a great advantage in portfolio design. If you haven’t refactored your portfolio for the responsive world, that’s something you need to look into, pronto. Already, many designers use their own portfolios to experiment with responsive design. Here are 30 of the best examples of responsive portfolios.