48hourslogo Review – Amazing Logo Contests Starting $29

Getting a professional logo design used to be very expensive for small businesses. 48hourslogo offers a different approach to getting the custom designed logo your brand or business deserves. At 48hourslogo, you can create a contest where multiple designers compete to make your logo shine. Holding a logo design contest on 48hourslogo is a simple and powerful way to get the logo that you want. The competitive nature of a contest brings out the very best in participating designers. For…...

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Gutensite Review – a Platform for Building Beautiful and Powerful Business Website

What is Gutensite? Gutensite was launched in 2008, as a content management system focused on providing high quality websites for small businesses and non-profits. It is a platform with a passionate group of members that voted them second place to Squarespace in a recent CMS Critic People’s Choice Awards poll. Gutensite has a fun video that can help you quickly see their design quality and how the CMS works so you can more easily visualize the CMS review below. Managing…...

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DotSurvey Review – Online Survey Software

Many of you have asked yourselves...how do you create online surveys for your website? With DotSurvey of course. DotSurvey is online survey software that allows you to quickly and easily create and match your surveys to your brand. Below you can see all of their extremely easy to use and powerful features: Drag & drop EasyEditor DotSurvey's super-flexible drag & drop editor turns you pro - no html! Brand it with CopyKat Fancy having your surveys look exactly like your…...

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PowerMockup Version 3 Review

Last year I had a chance to review PowerMockup at its earlier version (version 1). I was very much impressed with the tool then, and I am even more impressed with the current PowerMockup Version 3. What is it? PowerMockup is a wireframing and storyboarding tool that comes in the shape of an add-on for Microsoft PowerPoint. It provides templates and tools that allow users to sketch website and software layouts. PowerMockup adds a new pane to the PowerPoint window,…...

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WAPT – Web Application Load, Stress and Performance Testing Review

Moving servers, creating websites...both of those activities require rigorous testing before your sites are live on the server. Take my own experience as an example. Just a few days ago I moved one of my sites to another server. The site seemed to work just fine when I was testing, however once it went live, all of the visitors who went on the site made it so slow that it was unresponsive for 24 hours, at which point I was…...

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FREEPIK: Free vectors and PSDs

It may not be the only website of its kind, but it is one of the best ones. Freepik is positioned as one of the main tools used by web designers and creative people in search for free resources on the Internet. What is Freepik? Freepik is a search engine that helps graphic and web designers locate high quality photos, vectors, illustrations and PSD files for their creative projects. Freepik tracks and locates free graphic content on the Internet and…...

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Depositphotos – Free And Premium Stock Photos

Depositphotos.com is a stock images agency dedicated to royalty-free stock photos. Let's look at some of its features and why it's useful for web designers: Depositphotos provides stock images in various sizes to it all of your needs. Their photo sizes include XSmall, Small, Medium, Large, Xlarge, XXlarge, XXXlarge and Vector. Their subscription prices range from $19 to $1600 depending on the subscription duration (from 3 days to 1 year). But there are several ways to get free images from…...

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Codelobster PHP Edition Review – Free PHP, HTML, CSS, JavaScript Editor (IDE)

Today, I want to bring to your attention Codelobster PHP Edition - a completely free and extremely powerful PHP, HTML, CSS and Javascript editor. So what exactly does Codelobster PHP Edition do? All code highlights depending on a type, the also mixed code is thus supported, so the area of HTML will be highlighted as HTML, PHP as PHP, and Javascript as Javascript in the same file. You can choose color schemes, including popular IDEs. Powerful auto completion for HTML,…...

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SohoOS Review

Recently, I've had a chance to use SohoOS and thought I'd share my SohoOS review with all of my loyal readers. SohoOS is the ultimate all-in-one solution for small business owners, such as all of you web designers. Best of all, it is absolutely free. SohoOS offers very attractive features such as: Unified Contacts SohoOS allows you to manage all of your clients, contacts and leads from one location. You can perform every action (such as send an invoice, etc.)…...

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From #1 to #5: Top Ranked Web Design Resources

I've recently had a chance to review the most popular web design resources. Ranking factors that were used are listed below each resource. The categories include hosting companies, domain registrars, twitter marketing tools, freelancing websites, and icon resources. Hosting Resources: Ranking factors: i) reliability; ii) speed; iii) cost; iv) technical support. #1. HostGator - 9.95 Reliable, trustworthy host that has been around for many years. They do free migrations from your old host, have cPanel and make it a pleasure…...

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