Effective split-screen design methods
One of the most noticeable trends in website design for 2017 is the split of the screen into two parts. More and more web projects are using a similar layout…

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Using textures in web design
What is the simplest, correct, and sometimes the only possible way to create an illusion of the relief of a particular element (object) in web design (as well as in…

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Features UI application design in different countries
When you create an interface design for applications / sites operating in different countries, you should take into account the peculiarities of national cultures and traditions of the corresponding target…

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Current trends and trends in logo design

The current trends in logo design 2017 did not become any special revelation. Similar to the main trends in website design, they are more a continuation and development of what users have already seen in the past year. This issue is considered quite well in Bill Gardner’s Logo Trends 2017, so we decided to prepare a translation of the publication.

Update 02/18/2018: We invite you to see a new article on the topic – about logo trends for 2018. Looking ahead, we can say that some of the tricks have remained unchanged, but there are also original ideas.

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Redesign: several indicators that his time has come

Redesign. This one word can make any web designer and developer shudder. The imminent danger in the form of constant revisions and refinements of the project, as well as shareholders with their indispensable “opinions”, plunges the site team into abysses of despair (the greater the more the more redesign options are considered). But despite these realities, it must be recognized: redesign is an integral part of the life cycle of any online resource.

We will look at a few key indicators that clearly signal that the redesign time has come. And if it really has come, then how thorough should it be. The article is a translation and written based on the article Clear Indications That It’s Time To Redesign.

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Thousands of dollars of passive income for web designers

Skilled web designers who want to receive passive income are now in a rather favorable position. As more and more companies enter the Internet market, the work of web developers, including designers, is in great demand. Hence, many different opportunities for passive income. I once considered a similar issue for bloggers and webmasters, today we’ll talk about web designers.

Before proceeding directly to the consideration of all options for generating income, let’s define the concept of passive earnings. In fact, they can be considered any income that does not require significant time resources. You can provide support to users or update the product, but most of the work needs to be done before the start of sales. In the preparation of this article I used this publication. Continue reading

Vintage and innovation cocktail: retro style in web design
Once on a blog, I already wrote about the retro style for the Internet, or rather just published a very interesting selection of retro website designs. Now let’s add a…

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How to overcome the creative crisis of designers?
Today we have another guest post from Eugene Ignashov who represents the Candysign project: creating websites, icons, networking, programming. Are these lines read by creative people or those who rank…

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Licenses on photo stocks: not prohibited does not mean allowed
In the comments to the blog article about the best free photo stocks, you can find a few questions regarding copyright for photographs and images. An employee of one of…

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5 lessons from Japanese website designs
Back in 2014, we published an interesting selection of designs for Japanese anime sites. Surely you realize that the work there is quite specific and original. They are very different…

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