100 Fantastic Resources For Web Designers

Today Andy and I decided to produce a top list of our favorite 100 resources  for web designers that we have used and enjoyed over the past few months. These resources include icons (my personal favorite), Wordpress Themes, Plugins, Software, Applications and some really cool tutorials made by us and other great websites. Let us know which ones you use and what other resources you think should be added to the list! Enjoy! Icons Adobe Work Folders The adobe product…...

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Tips To Create A Clean Structured About Page

When it comes to an about page, think outside the box. Try to think of something new and creative that's different form the rest of your site. Of course display images of you / your staff, and descriptions of each, but try to lay it out in a very fun way, whistle keeping it clean and readable. Title image by 0at.org (thanks!). Put An Image of Yourself Up Put an avatar at least on your about page. It shows the…...

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25 Clear And Beautiful Comparison Tables

There's no point in having an awesome website and an awesome product if your product comparison table is crap. It will throw people right off, and believe me I have seen some bad tables. Anyway here is a collection of the best product comparison tables handpicked by WebDesignDev. We think we have picked the top 25 comparison tables based on creative design and how clear it is to read and compare. By all means if you think we have forgotten…...

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Interview With Jacob Cass From Just Creative Design

If you are a web designer who also happens to read blogs, then you must have heard of Jacob Cass. Unless of course you have been living under a rock for the last few years. Jacob is a graphic designer who also has a blog with tens of thousands of readers. He also owns another 2 exciting websites! You can find Jacob Cass at his main website Just Creative Design, and also at his other 2 websites, Logo of the…...

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Vimeo! The Best Video Host For Web Designers

Most designers need to host videos online at some point, whether this is annual showcases of your work, tutorials you have made, or video edits for a client. There are so many video hosting services to choose from now a days, but Vimeo outshines all of them when it comes to hosting for designers. Of course there are pros and cons of each video hosting service online, but if you take what designers need, Vimeo comes pretty much close to…...

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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 Clever Logo Designs

A clever and high-quality logo design is essential for a company that wants to become a popular brand. Maintaining a professional image is paramount to almost any business. While things like corporate policy, public relations and the satisfaction of customers and employees play a huge role in this, there’s another side to a brand image that takes the phrasing a little more literally. A big part of corporate identity is defined by the visual material which is used to represent…...

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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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