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24 Nov

TOP 5 Typography Crimes

Typography is not just crunching a keyboard in Word, making a few words bold and few words red. Now that we have that established, here are what I’ve experienced as the Top Five Typography Crimes, in order of what I consider to be the worst offenses. 1. Double Spaces “But I was always taught to [...]


23 Nov

Fantastic New File Transfer Site

Source: http://bit.ly/fUyz2u Author: Bernardo Carvalho Thanks for sharing Bernardo!… We love companies that help our everyday lives: WeTransfer have launched a beautiful easy-to-use file transfer service. As creative designers, we often need to send large files to our clients and colleagues. This service features 2GB allowance, 2 weeks availability, 20 receivers for downloads and its FREE without [...]

17 Nov

The 30 CSS Selectors you Must Memorize

Source: http://bit.ly/d6zjqy Author: Jeffrey Way So you learned the base id, class, and descendant selectors – and then called it a day? If so, you’re missing out on an enormous level of flexibility. While many of the selectors mentioned in this article are part of the CSS3 spec, and are, consequently, only available in modern [...]

16 Nov

Water Text in Pixelmator

Source: http://bit.ly/cg6Brd Author: Fabio Sasso In this tutorial, I will show you how to create text with water effects. To do this, we will use some stock photos with masks and image adjustments. I will also show you how to create bevels using Pixelmator. Step 1 Open Pixelmator and create a new document. I used [...]

3 Nov

10 Steps To Taking Your Own Simple Stock Photos

Is this the best tip you can ever had or what?… Let”s start getting pictures! Thanks John O’Nolan!! Source: http://bit.ly/cT7C0o 10 Steps To Taking Your Own Simple Stock Photos Bad stock photography is a cliché, there’s nothing worse than going to an “about us” page and seeing a bunch of people in suits with telephone [...]