Web Design

  • Business
    How to Set Up Your Own Web Design Agency: Tips From the ProsWeb designers
    If you’re working as a web designer, the prospect of going out on your own and setting up your own agency can seem tempting, but it’s not a simple task. So I got in touch with some web design agency owners, and asked for their best piece of advice for people who want to follow in their footsteps. Here are some of their tips.Read More…
  • Graphic Design
    Understanding Adobe Illustrator's Grid SystemUnderstanding adobe illustrator's grid system small preview
    This quick tip is focused on explaining what the Grid is, how it works, and how you should use it to benefit your design process.Read More…
  • Web Design
    My Thoughts on Designing in the Browser vs. Designing in PhotoshopTest
    Designing in the browser is becoming more and more popular with the rise of “designers who code”. But just because we’ve picked up some new skills does it mean we should ditch our paper, sharpies, desktop publishing software and wireframing tools and jump straight into coding prototypes? Read More…
  • Adobe Photoshop
    Design a Traveler’s Photo Diary Tumblr Theme in PhotoshopTiger
    In this tutorial we’ll walk through the step by step process of creating a simple, photo-based Tumblr diary theme in Photoshop. I will start totally from scratch and will guide you through the whole process of setting up the document, using some basic tools and completing the design in no time. The aim of this tutorial is to show how some of the design decisions are being made and how the final design comes to life.Read More…
  • Photography
    Andy Mallalieu, Web Designer: Imagery Can Make or Break a Project Cover 1
    In this interview we catch up with Manchester-based web designer Andy Mallalieu from agency NineSixty to discuss how he engages with photography when working on new web projects. This interview is part of our ongoing series, 'Conversations with Creative Collaborators.'Read More…
  • SVG
    SVG Files: From Illustrator to the WebSvg thumb retina
    Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) is a vector image format which began life back in 1998. It was always developed with the web in mind, but only now has the web actually started to catch up. There's no denying its relevance today, so let's have a look at the basics of taking SVG from Illustrator to the web browser.Read More…
  • Web Roundups
    Master Web Design With Tuts+ CoursesMasteringwebdesign
    Over the last few years, we have seen an explosion of new technologies for web designers to learn that allow us to produce dynamic, engrossing and interactive web sites. If you want to join the party and master web design, this collection of Tuts+ courses is the place to start.Read More…
  • Web Roundups
    Become a Modern Web Designer with Tuts+ CoursesModernweb
    Becoming a web designer is not an easy feat, particularly when there is so much to learn with new techniques and technologies coming and going at a lightning pace. If you’ve just decided to get into the industry, then you’re going to need to know what to learn first and what to learn next. So let’s take a look at how we can accomplish that by making sure we get you started out on the right path.Read More…
  • Web Design
    Create an Illustrative iPhone/iPad Landing Page in PhotoshopWeb design
    Face it, there is an App for just about everything. With new apps comes innovation in the way we can present our mobile products to potential customers. Apple has blessed us with a beautifully glossy & sleek brand that basically builds great web sites for us.Read More…
  • HTML & CSS
    How to Build a Newspaper Website with a GridCode
    In this Tuts+ video tutorial, you’ll learn how to utilize a grid to create a simple newspaper-like website. Along the way, you’ll learn helpful techniques, such as easy ways to target IE7 and IE6 with only a single character, using the 960 grid system, and even using CSS3 to create columns! It’s an hour long; ready to dig in?Read More…
  • Web Development
    The Golden Ratio in Web Design200x200
    Math is beautiful. Does that sound a little strange? I sure thought so when I first started designing. Math is so rigid and often times boring, or so I thought. You would be surprised to find out that most aesthetically pleasing designs, works of art, objects and even people have math in common. Specifically the Golden Ratio, also known as the divine proportion, which is designated by the Greek letter Φ (phi). This tutorial will cover the anatomy and layout of a website and how the Golden Ratio relates.Read More…
  • Web Design
    Designing a Family of WebsitesCreatif invers
    For the most part web design isn't really about Photoshop technique, so it's always tricky writing a Photoshop tutorial on the subject. Still today I'm going to take you through a design that I recently put together.Read More…
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