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20 best UI design tools
January 23, 2019

We now design in a world with an abundance of tools that can fit almost every design process and meet your creative requirements. There truly is a solution out there for everyone and the possibilities are incredible. It's such a great time to explore new tools and see what's available to design and showcase your projects. The big challenge is which ones should you use? Over the last few years, the combination of Sketch and InVision has been a...

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10 reasons to be happy you're a designer
January 23, 2019

When embarking on a design career, you're full of ambition and expectation. But once the humdrum of daily deadlines sets in, it's easy to forget why you decided to be one in the first place, let alone appreciate all the upsides of the job.We're here to set that straight by reminding you of 10 reasons you should be happy to be a designer. It doesn't matter whether you specialise in print or web design; whether you make apps or physical products:...

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20 typography terms you might not know
January 23, 2019

If you've ever tried to explain the intricacies of a design to a colleague or client, chances are you'll have found that sometimes words can fall short of the mark when it comes to specifying what you're talking about. That's where some wonderfully bizarre terminology comes in, and the field of typography boasts plenty.The varied and obscure vocabulary surrounding typography might seem pernickety on the surface. But when you know the anatomy of...

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Which logo do you wish you had designed?
January 23, 2019

Many logos cause controversy when first unleashed into the world, but that doesn't mean they won't be remembered fondly. But what is it about certain logos that mean they'll last forever?With this in mind, we asked five designers to share the logo design they most admire, and tell us what it is about that logo that inspires them. Some picked classic logos, while others went for more recent work. If this post gets you thinking, feel free to share...

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How to create glitch text and image effects in CSS
January 22, 2019

In this tutorial, we'll show you how to create a glitch text effect. Special effects and animations can help websites stand out, creating an immediate impact on the user before they've had a chance to get into reading the main content. If your homepage needs to wow visitors, you can create tons of different effects using just CSS.  Our process for creating glitch text here is actually pretty similar to working with...

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14 incredibly cool office murals
January 22, 2019

It's well known that your office or studio environment has a big impact on the work you create. A dull or unpleasant workspace can dampen your mood and hamper your creativity. On the flip side, a well planned, creative environment can inject energy into the workforce and inspire the imagination. All of the businesses showcased here have taken this to heart, and injected some flair into their offices via imaginative murals. While an awesome...

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22 best painting and drawing apps for iPad
January 22, 2019

Apple's iPad is about so much more than reading the news or watching Netflix. The introduction of the Apple Pencil with the iPad 9.7 and iPad Pro with iOS 11 in 2017 quickly turned Apple's tablet into a powerful creative tool to rival a desktop or pro laptop. The iPad Pro (2018) running iOS 12 with second-generation Apple Pencil took things a stage further, meaning that digital creatives trying to figure out how to draw on the go need look no...

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Add multi-language support to Angular
January 22, 2019

In this tutorial we're going to take you through the process of making your app accessible and user friendly for people around the world. Only about 20 per cent of the world speaks English, so providing other language options can improve your user experience and greatly increase your app's reach. We're going to take a look at Angular's built-in internationalisation tools and show you how to correctly use them.We've created a...

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Top blockbuster VFX you're not meant to see
January 21, 2019

Plenty of summer blockbusters and event television shows are of the effects-driven variety, filled with incredible computer-generated characters that still retain a sense of photorealism.But in recent times, more and more films and television series are featuring effects of a different kind – invisible ones. They are the effects you might not always notice, although sometimes they involve just as much effort to ensure they remain unseen....

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15 essential tools for graphic designers in 2019
January 21, 2019

This buying guide brings you the essential graphic design tools you need to work smarter and more creatively this January. Whether you're taking your first steps in graphic design, or you're a seasoned pro looking to upgrade and expand your existing creative kit, we’ve got you covered.Of course, being a good designer isn't about having the latest hardware or software: ideas and execution are far more important than shiny new equipment. But it's...

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