Hongkiat Lim

Founder and Editor in Chief of Hongkiat.com. Hongkiat is also a designer, developer, entrepreneur, and an active investor in the US stock market.

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Retro and Vintage Web Design For Your Inspiration

Vintage-inspired designs, when done well, can end up looking even more current and relevant than an entirely new…

30+ Realistic Gadget Design Photoshop Tutorials

Photoshop is truly a designer’s best friend. It is used to design almost anything, be it icons, websites,…

Freebie Release: “Fluzzy” Twitter Icon Set

Meet Fluzzy, yet another high quality free Twitter icon set released exclusively for Hongkiat readers from our friend…

Masters of Paper Art and Paper Sculptures, Vol. 1

There are some artistic minds in the world who can turn the basic form of origami together with…

Freebie Release: “Blitter” Twitter Icon Set

We love freebies, and we love them more if they are high quality freebie. We occasionally search the…

30 Apple Concept Designs You Should See

A great wave of excitement is sweeping across all Apple fans as they await for the official launch…

70+ Insightful Retro and Historic Artworks Around The World

When one speaks of retro art, images of art styles derived from advertising and propaganda posters from 1930s…

Evolution of Microsoft Windows: 1985 – 2009

It all began in Plaza Hotel, New York City on the 10th of November 1983. Two Microsoft founders…

20+ Car Pimping and Tuning Photoshop Tutorials

We’ve seen how Photoshop has been extensively used in areas like web designing and beauty photo retouching. In…

How to Create URL Shortener With Your Domain

We see shortened URLs and even use URL shortening services like TinyURL, Bit.ly, su.pr, etc on daily basis.…

100+ Useful Bookmarklets For Better Productivity | Ultimate List

In a nutshell, bookmarklets are small little applications you can place as browser’s bookmark bar and they each…

Dynamic Image Replacement: Practical Techniques and Tools

When it comes to web design, creativity of design should not be hold back by the limited choices…