Category: Web Design

How to Spot Quality When Choosing a Font for your Design Work

How to Spot Quality When Choosing a Font for your Design Work

We live in amazing times if you’re a typeface addict like I am. My current collection reaches into the five figures, and yet I still venture out on the web to look a new “fix” a couple of times a month. There are many sites that feature new typefaces for...

How to Create “Touchable” Web Designs

How to Create “Touchable” Web Designs

What are touchable web designs? When most people check out a new website, they sometimes think “yikes, this website looks like crap” or “wow, this is one of the best websites I’ve ever seen!” What is it that makes the great websites look so great? In my experience, when I...

Get Going With Best Freelance Web Designer Selection for Your Project

Get Going With Best Freelance Web Designer Selection for Your Project

Web designing is the demand for today. When you are starting, your own business in designing then it may be difficult for you to select one of the best freelance web designers for your projects. What are the criteria that you must look in to while you carry out to...

90+ Brilliant Fresh WordPress Site Designs for Design Inspiration

90+ Brilliant Fresh WordPress Site Designs for Design Inspiration

Many of you should know that instantShift is proudly powered by WordPress, as a Blogging and CMS tool. If you are in search of good CMS or a new web tool for your projects, we strongly recommend WordPress to you. WordPress is a great tool, and best thing is free!...

How to Optimize Your Site for Better Loading Time

How to Optimize Your Site for Better Loading Time

In April Google officially announced they were integrating loading time into their algorithm. As they put it, “speeding up websites is important — not just to site owners, but to all Internet users. Faster sites create happy users and we’ve seen in our internal studies that when a site responds...

Redesigning Your Website: Are you Making the Right Move?

Redesigning Your Website: Are you Making the Right Move?

“Human beings, by change renew, rejuvenate ourselves; otherwise they harden.” And, there is no doubt to it. They try and find something or the other to refresh themselves. Once someone said, “Art is the river that runs through my life. I drink from it as often as I can do...

Design for the World: Cross Cultural Web Design

Design for the World: Cross Cultural Web Design

For a company to successfully tap into a new market it requires a bit of research and localised content, meaning different websites for different countries. In order for website to reach its full potential in a foreign market a few steps are necessary: navigation strategy, color of the website, the...

90+ Clean and Minimal Web Designs for Design Inspiration

90+ Clean and Minimal Web Designs for Design Inspiration

The web industry nowadays is very productive. During these years there have been many trends followed and every day the designers experiment new techniques creating new tendencies in the art of making website. Recently is evident the necessity of a direct communication with customers and a website is the first...

Creative Footer Design: 60+ Excellent Examples

Creative Footer Design: 60+ Excellent Examples

A perfect layout, A Good Design and Nice resource can produce a creative output. Layout, textures and patterns are used more often than one may think but the outcome of different combination can result verity of designs. One of the interesting trend which I noticed recently is using a attractive...

Why Colors Can Make or Break Your Design

Why Colors Can Make or Break Your Design

Color will be one of the first things anyone notices when visiting your site and it will be a large part of the initial impressions people form about you, your website, and your business. Color sets a mood and creates an emotional response in your audience. Set the wrong mood...

How to Boost Your Online Portfolio

How to Boost Your Online Portfolio

Portfolio is the reflection of one’s work and skills; any potential employer actually goes through your portfolio and sees your previous designs and work you have done. Going over your portfolio he decided to either hire you or not. Most employers search on the net; those portfolios which have something...

HTML5: Worth the Hype?

HTML5: Worth the Hype?

HTML5 has been getting more and more buzz as it is almost ready for launch. The Web Hypertext Application Technology Working Group (WHATWG) last month declared HTML5 in a “last call” phase. Since it has been around a decade for any real upgrade in HTML, it is no wonder computer...

Essential Guidelines for Featured Content in Web Design

Essential Guidelines for Featured Content in Web Design

As the mountain of digital content grows, all websites are looking for capabilities that help them to provide dynamic and even personalized online experiences of their visitors. Commercially-oriented sites need these capabilities so they can merchandise and monetize content, products, and services more effectively. If you surf the web for...

Mobile Web Design: Overview, Examples and Tips

Mobile Web Design: Overview, Examples and Tips

How many people do you know who uses their cell phone to surf the Internet? Most likely it’s going to be a large number of people. Many Americans are getting information on the go and companies large and small are jumping at the chance to optimize their site for mobile...

70+ Brilliant WordPress Site Designs for Design Inspiration

70+ Brilliant WordPress Site Designs for Design Inspiration

Many of you should know that instantShift is proudly powered by WordPress, as a Blogging and CMS tool. If you are in search of good CMS or a new web tool for your projects, we strongly recommend WordPress to you. WordPress is a great tool, and best thing is free!...