June 2011

Beautiful Spherical Logos.

A good and creative logo can convey the right message or concept in an effective and eye catching way, and it has been proved that circular logos get more results. TopDesignMag shows just how popular the circle is in logo design.

Killer Photoshop Tips for Web Designers.

Hongkiat presents 10 extremely useful Photoshop tips to boost your design speed. There can be a shortcut, feature or setting you don’t know about, but not anymore. With this article you gonna learn them all, and you will design faster, and faster.

Pan Am Tourism Posters.

In its 64 year existence Pan Am produced hundreds of posters promoting aircraft, service & destinations. Identified by its blue globe logo and the use of the word “Clipper” in aircraft names and call signs, the airline was a cultural icon of the 20th century. WebExpedition18 presents a sampling of different styles from different eras.

How to make photos of Statues a little more interesting.

In almost any city there are a heap of great statues that get photographed thousands of times by tourists every year. Nothing wrong with that, but sometimes it’s good to try to make your images stand out a little. LightStalking presents a few tips to get your statue photographs to stand out from the crowd.

More clever Logos with hidden Symbolism.

BoredPanda proudly present 40 more clever logos with hidden Symbolism. They also have a link to Part One of the series. And if that’s not enough, you can revisit GraphicDesignBlog for 24 more intriguing examples. The logos presented at these two sites are the most interesting you’ll find on the web.

10 Best Online Alarm Clock Websites.

Don’t wait and take a much needed break from your physical and mental work with these online alarm clocks at Slodive. You can also use any of these Alarm Clocks available online to give you reminders and thus making your life less complicated.

May 2011

50 free high-quality Icon Sets.

Noupe present an awe-inspiring collection of 50 magnificently designed, free and professional high-quality icon sets. Please be sure to read the license agreements carefully before using all icons since this can change from time to time.

The Resume is Dead; The Bio is King.

People work with people they can relate to and identify with. Trust comes from personal disclosure. And that kind of sharing is hard to convey in a resume. Your bio needs to tell the bigger story. Especially, when you’re in business for yourself, or in the business of relationships. The99percent explains how it’s your bio that’s read first.

Instant Attention in Web Design.

OneExtraPixel examines how some beautiful sites get that spark of attention from users, why it’s worth giving your site a central focus point, and more importantly, how our attention is not always limited to that first glance.

33 Free Cloud Textures.

Clouds are classified in four basic cloud types namely; cumulus, stratus, cirrus, and cumulonimbus. Whichever particular type you need, you’ll probably find an appropriate image at NaldzGraphics. For free.