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

60 Examples of Beautiful Night Shots

When the sun goes down and the sky gradually turns dark doesn’t mean you’ll have to keep your camera in the bag. It is during the night when some …

100 Creative Twitter Avatars

At the size of 48×48, Twitter avatars definitely have more rooms for creativity compared to a 16×16 website favicon. Having a nicely designed Twitte…

Evolution of Photoshop: 1988 – 2009

Adobe Photoshop has always been one of the greatest software tools for manipulating and editing images. It all started in 1987 with a Mac application …

20+ Stunning Polar Panorama Photographs

These enchanting images, known by various names such as polar panorama, panorama and polar, little planet, planet panoramas, 360 degree panorama, all …

25 Great Photographers You Should Know (With Portfolios)

Lots of wonderful things happen around us all the time; being able to see is easy, but being able to capture that very moment is probably the hardest …

Awesome Design Studios and Agencies You Need to Know

Design studios and agencies are the unsung heroes behind most of these great products. Formed by a group of passionate designers and developers, these…

Creative (Extended) Album Cover Arts

We listen to a lot of music, and chances are we might still remember how most of the album cover artworks look like. b3ta.com had a contest, and par…

100+ Funny Photos Taken At Unusual Angle [Humor]

They say a picture is worth a thousand words, but sometimes this ain’t exactly right. Distance overlapping, positions, and timing can sometimes crea…

Easy Image Optimization Online with Smush.It

On any typical website, smaller images = faster loading time and lesser bandwidth consumed. It is really important to find an optimal balance between …

40 Creative Computer Desktop Mods for Your Inspiration

Computer desktop is a very personal thing. Each of us has a personal preference how our desktop should looked like. Modding (customizing) a desktop ca…

Display Google Feed Subscriber Count in Text

We previously showed how you can display Feedburner feed count in raw text. However, if you’ve recently migrated your feed from Feedburner to Google…

70 Wonderful 3D Typography That Truely Inspires

Imagine an artwork without type – you can only make assumptions what the graphics are trying to deliver. Type enhance and ensure you get whatever me…