Category: Tips

How To Win Logo Design Contests: 5 Winning Strategies For Graphic Designers

Graphic designers know all about the hustle—it’s a tough industry to break into and, at first, can seem like a thankless task. You need to build a reputation and get some real work experience under your name—which is why logo designs contests, like 99designs, are so enticing for newcomers. These contests can totally work: they’re basically a big “Now Hiring” sign, but it’s been estimated…

Get Started to Develop a Website? 26 Basic Things to Note (Infographic)

Get your first project to develop a website? What you need to figure out and plan before you even get started? This infographic by Pixaal.com has summarized 26 things that are really crucial to develop a website. Bookmark or save this infographic and take a time to read and applicate these important things to make your website optimized and user-friendly. How To Develop a Website?…

Case Study: The Difference Between UX and UI

The web designers state that because the Internet has evolved the creation of a website became a very challenging and complex task. Some people that aren’t too enthusiastic about web design believe that this is nothing more than a designer trick to cheat the clients in order to ask for bigger quotes. The best method to convince people about the huge web design growing is…

The Comprehensive Guide of How To Evolve in Freelance Career

The majority of web designers are making a huge mistake – they are too busy with accomplishing the projects to do and neglect the career evolution. The term “career” sounds abstract for many web designers, but no doubt, many chances are wasted by ignoring it. It’s ironically; lots of designers are making tons of plans for their new websites, but ignore to plan their future!…

8 Important Tips to Improve Your Design Workflow

Every each of us is interested in becoming a better person. It’s the fundament of the human evolution and every serious web design blog should offers tips about how to become better designers to readers. It’s simple to say, but could you practically turn into a better designer? Much more, how could someone compare two layouts and decide that one is better than the other?…

Old vs. New Clients – Which One Are The Most Important?

Every freelance web designer or design agency is strictly dependent on the existence of customers. They are the ones that assure the designers’ incomes; the lack of clients automatically means bankruptcy. In conclusion, any client should be very carefully treated. On the other hand, thinking that there are too many designers compared to the number of potential customers is totally wrong. The job markets demonstrate…

Pros and Cons about Front-end Frameworks

The future of web design is simply exciting and the futurology specialists state that sooner the concept of a website will be fundamentally changed. Google Glass and other similar projects seem to be the tools that will determine the way of making and using websites. The augmented reality is nearer than we might be thinking! More pragmatically speaking, the web designers trashed the exclusiveness of…

15 Must Have Tools and Resources of A Modern Web Designer

The web designers don’t have enough time to meditate about their working methods, but nowadays in this industry there is a fine and important shift producing itself. The designer isn’t any longer an exclusive creator of UI items, he is mostly an integrator. Nowadays, there is a new “industrial revolution” in web design industry – the websites are created faster and better. The modern web…

The Pros and Cons of A One-Page Website

One-page websites are very frequent nowadays and it seems that Internet users are extremely satisfied with this format. A one-page website is one that is constituted from a single webpage and usually, the user must scroll to visit the entire website. Usually, these are flat based and any transition between webpages is realized using a jQuery sliding effect. Somehow, we may say that a flat…

What Should You Know About Parallax Scrolling

Let’s be honest with us: between clients and designers there will be always communication problems. At the first sight it may be annoying, but in fact it’s totally normal. Each trade has its specific vocabulary and it’s impossible for someone to know everything. i.e., I am very impressed by medics that tell tons of unknown words to inform that someone has fever. The design world…

Selling WordPress Themes – Pros and Cons

WordPress was launched ten years ago and if we were to take into account its age as far as the online environments is concerned, this CMS represents a true veteran. Very few web related entities resisted for so many years. It’s the supreme prove that WordPress, despite having many major flaws, is a great CMS. It has a major influence over the Internet development. There…

Five Web Design Trends That Will Continue in 2020

Web design isn’t a linear growing domain, various influences come and go. Somehow it’s logical, and the main reason of these permanent changes is the user. He is the one that decides the faith of web design movements. Some years ago, skeuomorphism was the main approach when designing websites- everything should look glossy and shiny and to perfectly imitate the reality. You may accuse me…