How To Create a Green Grunge Web Layout

In this tutorial I will show you how to create a green grunge layout. There are over 60 steps, so it may take quite a few hours to finish. Before we begin, take a moment to download some grunge brushes for use with Photoshop. There are a lot of them on many websites on the internet. Here are some high quality brushes that you can use: Free High-Res Photoshop Brushes: Grungy Watercolor Grunge Brush Pack You will also need to…...

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20 Very Clever Logo Designs

I thought that some logo design inspiration was in order, as we haven't posted anything along the logo lines in a while. I have made a compilation of 20 extremely clever logo designs. The trick is to look into the logos and see what they are based on, then try and work out what the hidden message is. An example would be the Amazon logo. Many people think the arrow underneath it is a smiley face, when infact it is…...

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30 Top Programmers To Follow On Twitter

Last month we published a popular article named top 30 web designers on twitter. As we are called "WebDesignDev", we didn't want to miss out a list for development junkies, so here we have piled together a compilation of top 30 programmers to follow on twitter. Remember to click each image to go to the programmers twitter profile. The list is in no particular order, there are just 30 top programmers. Remember to check out our Twitter Profile! Plus if…...

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Create A Forum Layout Using Photoshop

In this tutorial I am going to show you how to design a forum layout in Photoshop. The color scheme is black, orange and light blue which work very well together, but of course you can change the colors. There are 38 steps in total and will probably take around an hour to create. You don't have to be a Photoshop whizz, just follow the simple steps below. If you have any problems then feel free to drop us a…...

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18 Stunning Typography Illustrations

Lately we have been doing many font posts, and they have gone down really well, and many of you love them. So today I have compiled a list of stunning typography illustrations. The fonts used in these illustrations have some amazing special effects added to them, and can take a very long time to create. Remember to click each image to view where it came from and the artists web page. And also if you want to share any more…...

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30 Inventive Website Footer Designs

Last week we posted a collection of creative WordPress header designs. This week I have decided to make a compilation of inventive website footer designs. The majority of the sites I see do the bare minimum when it comes to footers, maybe an <hr> tag with some copyright information, contact info and links to social media sites or something similar.  But what if you want to go above and beyond the norm? I often feel that the footer of a…...

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20 Rules All Freelancers Should Follow

Sometimes when being a freelancer things go wrong because we haven't properly prepared. Today we have put together a list of sort of rules to follow as a web freelancer, let us know which of these you follow and which ones you wish you knew before something bad happened. Always get a deposit This is a tricky one but a must. It is important that they give you a percent of the price up front to insure you get paid…...

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30 Most Influential People In Programming

Earlier in the month we released a post called 30 Most Influential People In Web Design which showcased our favorite 30 web designers. Today we want to show off our favorite 30 programmers who have inspired and influenced so many people to become better programmers. Let us know who has inspired you to start and become a better programmer! * * * 30 Most Influential People In Programming * * * #1 Tim Berners-Lee Tim Berners-Lee's Websites Wikipedia Page - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tim_Berners-Lee…...

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Interview With Designer Rob Palmer From Branded07

Today I have interviewed an amazing graphic designer called Rob Palmer. Rob has his own very uniquely designed website (branded07), compared to many other web design portfolio's and blog's out there today. His website is featured on many design galleries, and he scored number 20 in our 30 Most Influential People In Web Design post at the beginning of the month. Did you study anything when you were younger? I took Art, Design Technology and Computing at GCSE along with…...

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Create The Fanciest Dropdown Menu You Ever Saw

Good evening web designers. I hope you have all had a great weekend, and are ready to start the working week tomorrow. I have something very special to share with you today. Before I begin, I want to remind you of a free website builder called Wix, using which you can create beautiful, professional websites. (you can also check out this website making guide). Now let's continue...back in June when I wrote the post 21 Beautiful And Creative Navigation Menus,…...

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