Inspiration

20+ Deliciously Dark Website Designs – Website Design Article

Dark website designs are where it’s at. Don’t believe me? They’ve become increasingly popular over the past year. Dark designs are thought to be easier on eye strain and make for a more pleasant viewing experience. They can also add atmosphere to your site. As more and more websites have shifted to dark mode in 2020, we thought it imperative to highlight some designs that really capture the concept of dark designs well. What follows is a list of over…

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BMW Gets A New Logo and Brand Identity After 100+ Years – Website Design Article

After nearly 100 years, BMW has decided to change up its old logo and give us something new and fresh. With every new and upcoming generation, BMW loves to switch things up and give us a new logo. “The new logo and brand design symbolizes the importance and relevance of the brand for mobility and the joy of driving in the future,” Jens Thiemer, Senior Vice President BMW Customer Brand The logo has seen 6 facelifts in its time, each…

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Inspirational Websites Roundup #13 | Codrops – Website Design Article

A special collection of excellent web designs that reveal current trends and that will get you inspired. Tagged with: collection creative inspiration roundup website Mary Lou ML is a freelance web designer and developer with a passion for interaction design. She studied Cognitive Science and Computational Logic and has a weakness for the smell of freshly ground peppercorns. http://www.codrops.com CSS Reference Learn about all important CSS properties from the basics with our extensive and… This is only a snippet of…

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11 Types of Gradients for Creating Stunning Backgrounds – Website Design Article

It is safe to say that color has the potential to make or break a design. While sometimes a plain black and white design might get too monotonous, the use of gradients comes into the picture. Essentially, a gradient is one color that fades or merges into another. This gives a light to dark, or multicolour effect. Positively, gradients are making a comeback, and this trend is already visible on many websites as well. To make it easy, let’s try…

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The Best CV and Resume Templates for Designers – Website Design Article

Let me tell you a true story about how to get an internship in Candy Kitten, one of the famous confectionery companies in England, run by the grandson of the founder of McVitie’s, by using a creative resume template.Unlimited Downloads: 1,500,000+ Fonts, Freebies & Design Assets AdvertisementIris Dudek, a London-based student, has created an outstanding resume template that looks exactly like the back of a bag of gummy sweets.  Not only has she carefully recreated the design but also used…

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Inspirational Websites Roundup #13 | Codrops – Website Design Article

A special collection of excellent web designs that reveal current trends and that will get you inspired. Tagged with: collection creative inspiration roundup website Mary Lou ML is a freelance web designer and developer with a passion for interaction design. She studied Cognitive Science and Computational Logic and has a weakness for the smell of freshly ground peppercorns. http://www.codrops.com CSS Reference Learn about all important CSS properties from the basics with our extensive and… This is only a snippet of…

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Braille Lego Bricks Designed to Help Blind Children Learn – Website Design Article

LEGO recently launched a new product with the purpose of helping blind and visually impaired children to learn Braille. The LEGO Foundation is testing the program, which is composed of “Braille bricks”, with each LEGO piece representing a different letter or number. These specific bricks will be molded with both Braille letter and numbers, while still compatible with the good old usual LEGO bricks. In addition, they will include printed characters to allow sighted people to help the children by…

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Les #UI #UX incontournables de février 2020 – Website Design Article

Ils sont beaux, ils sont efficaces, ils sont innovants. Découvrez 22 sites qui ont marqué le mois de février 2020. La traditionnelle sélection des incontournables est là pour vous en mettre plein les yeux. Ce mois-ci, vous y trouverez des sites avec de la belle data-viz (visualisation de données), réalisés par Twitter, Microsoft ou encore Adobe. Il n’y a pas que les plus grosses compagnies du web qui sont capable d’envoyer du lourd : il n’y a qu’a voir le…

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Big and Bold Typography: A New Trend in Web Design – Website Design Article

Big and bold typography is an absolute classic of website design. It is a timeless, old-school stylistic option that works like a Swiss watch, regardless of the environment that surrounds it. It is one of those solutions that everyone can rely on. Even though it does not have an element of surprise like many voguish techno extravaganzas have, yet it still has a wow factor that can win over even the toughest audience. Besides, it is back in fashion again.Unlimited…

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UI Interactions & Animations Roundup #4 – Website Design Article

A fresh dose of inspiration to get you updated on the latest UI animation and interaction trends. From our sponsor: Market smarter with Mailchimp’s automated messaging tools. Here’s a packed collection of animation and interaction inspiration for you. In our 4th roundup we explore the freshest UI and website concept goodness which includes some true gems that will get you excited about the new trends. Some personal favorites are “GC Studio Site” by Nathan Riley, “Music of Plants” by Nino…

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Kroger Gets A New Logo And Slogan – Fresh For Everyone – Website Design Article

Kroger is hands-down one of my favorite grocery stores ever. And I’m not the only one, apparently. With 2,800 stores nationwide and in 35 states, Kroger is easily the largest grocery store retailer in the United States of America. Kroger has been around for a long, long time. I’m talking over 100 year’s time! Kroger was established in 1883 in Cinncinatti, where the Kroger headquarters still is. Not only does Kroger have over 500,000 (yes, folks, you heard correctly. That’s…

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Popular design news of the week: February 24, 2020 – March 1, 2020 – Website Design Article

Every week users submit a lot of interesting stuff on our sister site Webdesigner News, highlighting great content from around the web that can be of interest to web designers.  The best way to keep track of all the great stories and news being posted is simply to check out the Webdesigner News site, however, in case you missed some here’s a quick and useful compilation of the most popular designer news that we curated from the past week. Note that…

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Dain Yoon’s Make-up Art Will Confuse You – Website Design Article

If you follow Dain Yoon’s Instagram, you get the pleasant surprise to regularly get totally surreal photos of her. The 22 years old artist, based in Seoul, Korea, likes to disrupt reality by using herself as a model for stunning make-up art. You can discover more of her work on her website. About the Author Mirko Humbert Mirko Humbert is the editor-in-chief and main author of Designer Daily and Typography Daily. He is also a graphic designer and the founder…

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Les #UI #UX incontournables de novembre 2019 – Website Design Article

Découvrez la liste des sites qu’il ne fallait pas manquer en novembre 2019 pour être au top de l’inspiration web design. Encore un nouveau mois qui se termine sur les chapeaux de roues ! Novembre 2019 a été marqué par une déferlante d’interfaces de qualité. Comme à l’accoutumée, la sélection mensuelle mixe des sites « vitrine », des portfolios d’agences ainsi que diverses expériences interactives. Les incontournables vous permettent de suivre les tendances du web design, mois après mois, en gardant uniquement…

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UI & UX – 12 sites qui ont marqué l’année 2019 – Website Design Article

Je m’attelle ici à un exercice compliqué : extraire des 300 sites incontournables sélectionnés cette année, les 12 pépites qui ont marqué durablement cette année 2019. Le but de l’opération est de garder uniquement l’essentiel, en créant une sorte de marqueur temporel où vous pourrez retrouver les pépites de cette année 2019. Ces réalisations imposent également une direction en termes de tendance pour cette année 2020. Les critères de sélection sont totalement subjectifs, avant tout, les réalisations sélectionnées me plaisent.…

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Lead Generation – noupe – Website Design Article

Lead generation is a critical step in the marketing process, but more important, it’s fundamental to business growth. In fact, a study by Marketo showed that companies with sound lead generation practices achieved at least 133 percent more revenue than enterprises that don’t have good techniques in place. And while business owners from organizations big and small, as well as marketers at all stages in their careers, say they understand the key role lead generation plays in boosting the bottom line, they…

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Top 8 Fonts We Expect To See Designers Use in 2020 – Website Design Article

Fonts are used to embody the style, direction, feeling, and overall vibe you want your current design project to have. Since the year has begun, we’re seeing quite a few font trends. While many people are using brand-new modern fonts, lots of people are digging up old literature and bringing old retro fonts back to life. Today we want to go over the most popular fonts in 2020 that we expect to see. So without further ado, let’s do this.…

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Les #UI #UX incontournables de décembre 2019 – Website Design Article

Incroyable mois de décembre ! J’ai du mal à trouver les mots pour vous dire à quel point il a été riche en réalisations web de qualité. Foncez découvrir les sites qui m’ont mis une claque ce mois-ci. Les micros-interactions, les animations et la 3D sont aujourd’hui incontestablement les outils d’une expérience web réussie. Au fil des découvertes ce mois-ci, j’ai été bluffé par l’utilisation et la maîtrise de ces technologies. C’est ce genre de mois qui me donne envie…

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Wedesign Museum : l’exposition des tendances oubliées – Website Design Article

Pour comprendre les tendances actuelles du web design, il est important de se forger une culture web design. Et pour développer cette culture, quoi de mieux que de revoir certaines pépites de l’époque ? Si vous débutez dans le domaine et que vous n’avez pas connu les sites en tableau HTML (quel bonheur), le site Webdesign Museum est fait pour vous. Sorte d’exposition en ligne, vous y trouverez plus de 1600 sites web réalisés entre 1991 et 2006. Timeline, sélections…

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Looking Outside of Web Design for Inspiration – Website Design Article

It makes perfect sense: If you want to design a compelling website, find other sites out there that inspire you. And, while this works, it’s not necessarily the best way to create something original. Increasingly, the web is becoming homogeneous. This encompasses the tools we use and yes, the designs we implement. The result is that it can be hard to distinguish one site from another. Especially so when looking through the projects within our own portfolios. Therefore, if we…

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UI Interactions & Animations Roundup #3 – Website Design Article

The latest collection of interesting and modern UI interaction and animation concepts. Tagged with: animation collection inspiration interaction roundup Mary Lou ML is a freelance web designer and developer with a passion for interaction design. She studied Cognitive Science and Computational Logic and has a weakness for the smell of freshly ground peppercorns. http://www.codrops.com CSS Reference Learn about all important CSS properties from the basics with our extensive and easy-to-read… This is only a snippet of a Website Design Article…

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Awesome Demos Roundup #13 | Codrops – Website Design Article

A fresh selection of the most interesting demos and web experiments from the past weeks. From our sponsor: Market smarter with Mailchimp’s automated messaging tools. We are very happy to share our latest selection of fantastic web experiments with you! Some beautiful and exciting code gems were created; from realistic objects with pure CSS, to flowy surprises and fun brushes, there’s lots to explore and learn from. We hope you enjoy this special pick and get inspired! pullmearound by Lars…

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The Poetic Paper-Cuttings of Pippa Dyrlaga – Website Design Article

Based in Hebden Bridge, Yorkshire, Pippa Dyrlaga cuts each of her artworks in one sheet of paper. Her complex drawings transform a white page into a landscape filled with plants, animals, and strange characters. The artist starts by drawing each piece upside-down before cutting it. She then turns it to paint the details. About the Author Mirko Humbert Mirko Humbert is the editor-in-chief and main author of Designer Daily and Typography Daily. He is also a graphic designer and the…

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Educational Technology – noupe – Website Design Article

Today, the classroom is much more dynamic and innovative than it used to be. While in years past, the classroom was seemingly immune to digitization, that’s no longer the case. Nearly every kid of every age has a smartphone and a digital-first mentality.  Some teachers have fully embraced EdTech in their classrooms, while for others, it’s a work in progress. We’re here to help you along. In this in-depth guide, we explore everything from education’s evolution to tips for making…

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5 Unexpected Places to Find Inspiration For Your Next Graphic Design Project – Website Design Article

Every single day, we have to come into our jobs needing to be creative. And it’s hard to always have that kind of pressure on us. A lovely, lovely pressure that we obviously love having. But sometimes, just like writers, we go through some type of block. I like to call it a creativity block. So today, I want to go over what you can do when you go through a creative design block, and unexpected places to find it.…

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Hilarious Versions of Popular Movie Posters – Website Design Article

Due to the expensive licensing and printing costs, some African movie theaters commission artists to pain custom movie posters. The problem for the artists? Some of them have not even seen the movie they were doing a poster for, so the results are sometimes quite hilarious. About the Author Mirko Humbert Mirko Humbert is the editor-in-chief and main author of Designer Daily and Typography Daily. He is also a graphic designer and the founder of WP Expert. This is only…

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16 portfolios créatifs pour votre inspiration – Website Design Article

Pour un début d’année créatif dans les « starting block », je vous ai concocté une belle sélection d’exemples de portfolios créatifs à ne pas manquer. Le portfolio est souvent considéré comme un précieux sésame qui doit contenir toute l’âme et le corps d’un créatif. Aussi sacré soit-il, il est parfois difficile de mettre le pied à l’étrier et de se lancer enfin dans la création. Pour vous donner un coup de boost, j’ai collecté quelques intéressants liens ces dernières semaines. Avec…

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4 Tips on How to Simplify Your Website Design And Win Over New Customers – Website Design Article

We’ve all seen a website so busy and unorganized that it literally makes every fiber in your being cringe. I’m talking 0 effort in maintaining a color scheme, fonts galore, tons of pictures everywhere, no organization, and just terrible design overall. That’s why today we’re going to go over 4 tips that explain how you can simplify your website and win over new customers! You will lose clients faster than the speed of light with a terribly cluttered website design.…

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5 Web Design Trends for 2020 that aren’t Going Away any Time Soon – Website Design Article

Every time the new year rolls around, we find ourselves eager to improve the way we live and work. We do it by leaving our comfort zones long enough to try new things – like the latest design fads. Good intentions – problematic results. Chasing after design fads is short-term thinking. It can be easy and exciting, but the results tend to be short lived.   Think long term instead. We’re talking about design trends with staying power, a quality…

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Inspirational Websites Roundup #12 | Codrops – Website Design Article

Our first websites roundup of 2020 that showcases our favorite projects from the past few weeks. Tagged with: collection creative inspiration roundup website Mary Lou ML is a freelance web designer and developer with a passion for interaction design. She studied Cognitive Science and Computational Logic and has a weakness for the smell of freshly ground peppercorns. http://www.codrops.com CSS Reference Learn about all important CSS properties from the basics with our extensive and… This is only a snippet of a…

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