What are HTML5 Mobile Web Apps and Why Should You have One?

Mobile technology represents such a significant element of our daily lives that most of us would have a hard time imagining living without the little devices that keep us connected to the web 24 hours a day. For example, if you try to count the time you spend on your smartphones or the number of times you check them each day, certainly you will be shocked by the results.

What are HTML5 Mobile Web Apps and Why Should You have One?

According to data from the app company Locket, people unlock and check their phones approximately 110 times per day. The data is based on a sample of 150,000 users and it shows that they are most active in using their smartphones in the hours between 5 and 8 pm.

Read more…

110+ Free Creative Web Widget PSD Designs

When it comes to Image editing or photo enhancement, Adobe Photoshop is usually the primary option to consider. However, the software package itself is a quite hard to learn — and extremely hard to master. And of course, Not all design lovers are web designers.

110+ Free Creative Web Widget PSD Designs

In this compilation below, you’ll find some of the best Free Downloadable Web Widget PSDs which might handy for your design projects. This is not the traditional long list with all the available PSD templates on the internet but it’s an refined collection of best handpicked PSD templates.

Read more…

Do a Great Seamless UI or Leave It

Seamless user interfaces provide developers or programmers the chance to spare users with the different software that goes into the creation of a single application. That is exactly why there is a lot of frustration when a user interface is not seamlessly designed.

Do a Great Seamless UI or Leave It

Let’s see how this happens and if it is actually worth it for a programmer to force the process if a seamless interface isn’t a possibility.

Read more…

70 New High Quality Free Fonts For Professional Designers

The world of typography can be daunting, to say the least. For a few dollars, you can download thousands of fonts in just a few minutes and tens of thousands free fonts are available if you are willing to sort through them all.

70 New High Quality Free Fonts For Professional Designers

Not only are there a plethora of font famillies but there are also the font styles within each family. So, really, the question isn’t whether or not you can get a specific font – it’s where to begin!

Read more…

11 Years of LinkedIn in Numbers [Infographic]

The social network is this month (on May 5th to be exact) celebrating their 11th year in existence. It has changed the way that the human resources industry has worked and has brought recruitment online.

11 Years of LinkedIn in Numbers [Infographic]

Linkedin allows members to show off their educational and work experience in a formatted manner. It allows members to highlight certain skills and achievements but also allows for others to recommend them or ‘endorse’ them for certain skills.

Read more…

Image vs. Video Background in Web Design

Do you follow the latest web design trends? Are you even abreast of what is going on in web design fashion? Personally I am interested in web design sphere and frequently read tons of articles related to the topic that is why I know a lot what people are writing and thinking about. I have read an imposing number of articles, where authors persisted on video-based websites to be the best options this year.

Image vs. Video Background in Web Design

Love it or hate, accept it or not, web designers will definitely keep on using blown up full width and height videos to create, as they think, cool websites. But I would prefer to make a research and analyze why are videos supposed to be better than images? Just to mention, image backgrounds were really trendy during last years.

Read more…