15 Vector Character Mascots Used In Websites

Many website today use a vector character mascots. This can give their website or web service a face. When I think of ZenDesk I think of the buddah, and mailchimp the chimp mailman. Here are 15 website / services that use vector character mascots. If you want to add to the list, feel free to drop in a comment. Anyway, enjoy! Book Keeping In a Box Bookkeeping in a Box Business Owners was created by a bookkeeper to help business…...

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12 Useful, Simple And Best Of All Free Icon Sets For Your Website

We haven't had many icon posts on WebdesignDev in a while, so I have put together a useful list of free icon sets that you can download. These icon sets are simple and can come in handy around your website. If you want to add another free icon set to this list, drop us in a comment. Click on the icon image to download each icon set. Also remember to read the license information if you want to use some…...

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Layout Examples Of How Blogs List Their Posts

There are thousands of blogs on the internet that use their own custom design. Some good, some bad. Loads of them list their blog posts in so many ways. I have compiled a showcase of layout examples, how some big blogs list their blog posts and how that fits in with their design. If you want to contribute yourself to this list, and have found another awesome example of how to list blog posts that you have found, then please…...

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How To Get Web Design Clients Through Copywriters

This post has been kindly guest written. Sue Varty is a freelance technical and corporate writer who specializes in e-book creation, user guides, training manuals, web copy and last-minute proposal preparation. Sue has worked for IBM, Compuware and Franklin Templeton Investments. Web designers and copywriters have a lot in common: We work with clients who need a website. We help clients who don’t know how to start a website. We offer individual creative services. Those are just a few of…...

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22 Websites That Use Beautiful Light Effects

Light effects, if used correctly can give a website that nice warm glow to make it stand out and look more beautiful. I have put together a top quality list of what I think are the best website designs currently out there that use beautiful light effects. Have a look through the list and tell me what you think, or maybe what one you like best. Remember to click on the images to view each website. Also if you think…...

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30 Extremely Colourful Website Designs

I have compiled a remarkable list showcasing the best extremely colourful website designs. These websites use colour very well to make their site stand out, and most of all make it look beautiful. The shades, gradients and colour palettes used in these sites is what makes them remarkable. Remember to click on each image to view the website itself. Some of them are interactive too! Plus, if you have found a website that should be on the list, or on the…...

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24 Wonderful But Different Blog Comment Form Designs

If you want your blog to be at all successful with the comments side of things, you need to have an attractive and different blog comment form that users will enjoy filling out. I have compiled a showcase of wonderful but very different blog comment form designs. Hopefully some of these unusual designs will help you redesign your own comment form. If you think that your comment form deserves to be on this list, then please drop us in a…...

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WordPress Showdown – 13 Beautiful New Free WordPress Themes

So many free WordPress themes are available for download. Here is a small pick of 13 really nicely designed ones that have been released within the last few months. Some of them also have allocated space for 125px adverts and header ads. And remember they are all free to download! If you want to add any to our next collection that are released throughout the October / November period, drop us a comment. Pyrmont V2 This is a dark WordPress theme.…...

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15 Premium Icon Sets That Are Worth Their Money

There are so many different icon sets on the internet these days. Thousands if not hundreds of thousands. Many of them are free, but there are still a large group of icon sets that are stock / premium that you have to pay to download. I have reviewed 15 top premium icon sets that are well worth their money. When I refer to iStock points, generally speaking, £1 = 1 iStock Point. The more iStock points you buy at once,…...

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17 Autumn Resources For Web Designers

Well we are officially in autumn. So I decided to do a little roundup for web and graphic designers. Compiled here are 17 very nifty Autumn resources. Included in the collection are various icon packs, Photoshop brushes, desktop wallpapers, tutorials and free vector graphics. Hope you enjoy! I Love Autumn Icons Seasonal icons are awesome! You can download these Autumn icons for free, and use them in your own designs. 10 Autumn Brushes Using brushes in PS can save you…...

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