Comics of the Week #408

Every week we feature a set of comics created exclusively for WDD. The content revolves around web design, blogging and funny situations that we encounter in our daily lives as designers. These great cartoons are created by Jerry King, an award-winning cartoonist who’s one of the most published, prolific and versatile cartoonists in the world today. So for a few moments, take a break from your daily routine, have a laugh and enjoy these funny cartoons. Feel free to leave your comments and suggestions below as well as any related stories of your own… Special effects Long lost twin Offline review Can you relate to these situations? Please share your funny stories and comments below… 6 Robust Bootstrap Admin Templates, Plus 140+ PSD Templates – only $… Read More

10 Design Tips for Building a Successful Home Page

Learn how to design a successful home page for your website using 10 proven tips that will boost your conversion rate & business credibility. The design of your website’s home page is more important than you may think. It’s a reflection of your business and of your core work values. Your home page is the first impression your visitors (and potential customers) will have of you and your brand. You have a split second to visually show them what your business is all about and entice them to take some sort of action. In today’s competitive world, it is crucial to carefully put some thought and effort into designing your home page. Design Features Every Home Page Should Have If you’re looking for some great, easy-to-implement … Read More

Francesco Vezzoli at Fondazione Prada

Artist: Francesco Vezzoli Venue: Fondazione Prada, Milan Exhibition Title: TV 70: Francesco Vezzoli guarda la Rai Date: May 9 – September 24, 2017 Click here to view slideshow Full gallery of images, press release and link available after the jump. Images: Images courtesy of Rai Teche; Fondazione Prada, Milan. Photos by Delfino Sisto Legnani and Marco Cappelletti. Press Release: “TV 70: Francesco Vezzoli guarda la Rai” is a project by artist Francesco Vezzoli developed in collaboration with Rai, Italy’s national broadcasting company. In between individual experiences and collective narratives, the exhibition translates the artist’s gaze into a visual experience that explores 1970s TV production. Italian public TV is interpreted by the artist as a driving force for social and political change in a country in transition from the radicalness of the 1960s… Read More

Colby Hand-Drawn Sans Serif Font Family

Colby, a hand-drawn sans serif font family designed by Jason Vandenberg. Designed in 2017 by Jason Vandenberg, Colby is a hand-drawn sans serif that comes with a wide range of weights and widths. The font family is well suited for a variety of applications. Despite its quirky hand-drawn style, Colby provides great legibility in any size. The fonts include lots of alternate characters as well as additional icons and arrows. The Colby type family is a perfect choice for branding, packaging, children’s books, restaurant menus, digital applications, signage, just to name a few. Just have a look at the images below. For further information on all features, please click on the following link. You can purchase the whole family on MyFonts. Colby, a hand-… Read More

Today’s Apps Gone Free: Kubic, Teach Your Monster to Read, Good Woofy and More

Recreate geometric designs, teach your child to read, and train your dog to stop barking with today’s collection of apps and games. All app prices are subject to change at any time and without notice regardless of stated free duration. Price changes are solely under the control of the developers. Universal: ReliCam ($0.99 → Free, 3.1 MB): Get full control over how you capture your photos and videos with ReliCam. iPhoneographers who want to personalize their photos. ReliCam allows you to take the best possible photos. It provides you with manual control over focus, ISO, shutter speed, and zoom. Slide your finger left or right to adjust each parameter or use the fine tune controls. ReliCam also provides helpful grid lines when necessary. All captured photos and videos … Read More

Webdesign: Flic

New web design inspiration: flic.ioTake control of your favorite apps and features in your smartphone, with Flic, the Bluetooth smart button. Read More

Architectural Collages by John Andrew Stewart

A series of architectural collages created by John Andrew Stewart. Based in London, UK, John Andrew Stewart is a digital artist specializing in collages, illustrations, and architectural compositions. Inspired by the outstanding achievements of legendary architects, artists, and designers, he has created a series of architectural collages. Each artwork represents one of the famous masterminds and their distinctive style. Just have a look at the images below. You can find more of John Andrew Stewart’s digital collages in his portfolio on Behance. El Lissitzky’s house. Malevich’s house. Moholy-Nagy’s house. Rams’ house. Siza’s house. Tange’s house. All artworks © by John Andrew Stewart. Do not hesitate to find more creative work in our Art, Design, and Architecture categories. Both sections include … Read More

The iPhone 8 Plus Camera Called the Best Ever on a Smartphone in a New Review

On launch day, a new review from camera site DxOMark takes a comprehensive look at the iPhone 8 Plus camera. And the site calls the dual-lens system the “best smartphone camera” ever tested. Here’s the site’s summary of the camera, which scored a 94 in its testing: Overall, the Apple iPhone 8 Plus is an excellent choice for the needs of nearly every smartphone photographer. It features outstanding image quality, zoom for those needing to get closer to their subjects, and an industry-leading Portrait mode for artistic efforts. It is at the top of our scoring charts in nearly every category — and in particular, its advanced software allows it to do an amazing job of capturing high-dynamic range scenes and images in which … Read More

Readdress Success

I am a failure. My side projects have not made me millions. I’ve not been featured on the App Store. I have not won Site Of The Day on Awwwards, I’ve not even had an Honourable Mention. I’m now over the hill and into my 30’s. My best is past me. I’ve failed at life. Or at least that’s how it can feel. Every day you can read articles about 20 somethings “disrupting industries” and making millions or people hitting the big time with a lucky strike. I want to be successful and what that success is has been drilled into me by countless “inspirational” stories I’ve read. I’ve lived by the “Dream Big” mentality and it hasn’t helped me. With definitions of success as grandiose as these… Read More

Webdesign: 8pm

New web design inspiration: 8pm.itThe 8PM official site is intended for dynamic women who want to project themselves with originality and experiment with unique style combinations. Read More

Android launcher apps: The best that you should try

It’s quite impressive that we have Android launcher apps, so we can change the interface. But, why change the old Android launcher? You’ve probably seen this before happening, the old launcher gets boring and slow. At this point, you’ll want to download one of the Android launcher apps that are on the Google Play Store. There are lots of Android launcher apps on the Google Play Store, each one of these having a unique style. I’ve compiled a list of the best Android launcher apps. Check them out below. The best Android launcher apps Action Launcher 3 The Action Launcher is the preferred launcher of many people, numbering among the best launchers for Android by anyone’s measure. It looks right for Android, fitting in … Read More