Tips for creating a beautiful one-page portfolio site
Many global web design trends can be applied to single-page users, but they also have their own unique features. Such projects are specific enough, so it’s useful to read something…

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Web Design Illustrations - Best Uses
If you carefully study any selection of website designs on a particular topic, one trend will be obvious to you - illustrations are now in fashion. They are so widespread…

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How to make a color palette for a site and not only
In Design Mania, there have already been several publications with similar topics: in a note about color matching services for websites, in addition to inspiration resources, we examined a couple…

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How to choose the best illustrations for your site

I somehow had publications about the best free photo banks and photo stocks in which the question was raised where to look for images for the site. Today I want to touch on the topic of how best to do this. The more focused on the development of the site and its design. This post was written with the support of the Wix service for creating websites (or rather, it is a translation of an article from their blog), so this platform for website development will be often mentioned in the text. By the way, on the pages of Design Mania you could already read a detailed review of the Wix service.

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The history of pixel art. Past and future

Pixel graphics (pixelart, pixel art) – a form of digital graphics created using a raster graphics editor, where each pixel in the image is edited manually.

For the first time in 1982, the term pixel art was used at Xerox Corporation by Adele Goldbert and Robert Flegal, but the graphics themselves were used 10 years before, all in the same company Xerox. To some extent, you can also consider pixel art’s occupation, which our great-grandmothers engaged in – embroidering a cross, is it not true, it seems – one cross – one pixel =) Continue reading

Stages of development of a web designer and reaction to criticism at work
Just as a singer cannot exist without listeners, so a designer cannot exist without a spectator. And this viewer, of course, has the right to his opinion on the evaluation…

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Tips for Using Images on Websites and Blogs
Of course, the image is the epicenter of any website, because a person is visual in nature. When creating a website or blog, we pay particular attention to content, design…

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How to make favicon with your own hands?
Favicon A site without a favicon, like a ship without a flag. Favicon is an integral part of a site’s brand, its image and identification. By the way, look at…

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Getting rid of guesswork in design
Creative breathes life into successful sites. However, creative ideas and solutions often look like guessing - a dangerous business, I tell you. What can designers do to convince the customer…

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