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.

Latest posts

Freebie Release: “Blitter” Twitter Icon Set

We love freebies, and we love them more if they are high quality freebie. We occasionally search the Internet high and low to dig out these hidden gem…

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 of the latest amazing Apple product by year end. Ye…

70+ Insightful Retro and Historic Artworks Around The World

Art has always been a reflection of the world we live in. It tells a story of who we are, where we’ve come from, and where we might be headed. Thatâ…

Evolution of Microsoft Windows: 1985 – 2009

It all began in Plaza Hotel, New York City, on the 10th of November 1983. Two Microsoft founders Paul Allen and Bill Gates officially announced their …

20+ Car Pimping and Tuning Photoshop Tutorials

Note: This post was first published on the 26th Sept, 2009. We’ve seen how Photoshop has been extensively used in areas like web designing and beaut…

60 High Quality Photoshop PSD Files For Designers

Having another designer’s PSD file is as good as owning a chef’s recipe book. The only difference is – we designers are willing to share, and so…

Master Photoshop with 56 Brilliant Video Tutorials

We see a lot of Photoshop tutorials on the net, but most of what we come across are tutorials written in a step-by-step manner. In most cases, the ins…

Web Optimization for Beginners: Tips & Best Practices

Note: This post was first published on the 27th August, 2009. Web optimization is a vital part of web development and maintenance but also something o…

Macro Photography, Vol. 1

The joy of being a photographer is being able to capture life in a single image. Our eyes skim very briefly on facets of life, but sometimes we fail t…

60 Beautiful and Enticing Blog Designs

The popular trend of blogging began a decade ago in 1999 and has stayed ever since. This large influx of bloggers, along with the inquisitive nature o…

Useful CSS and JavaScripts to Enhance Header Navigation

Drop-down menu (also known as pull-down menu) is an essential in most web design. It plays important role in the creation of an effective and user fri…

World of Twitter – Mosaic Twitter Wallpapers

World of Twitter is a series of mosaic tile wallpaper created with thousands of Twitter avatars as background and Twitter logo as foreground. These mo…