Digital and Web Design Resources #128

Every week we collect some of the best web and digital design resources that will be useful for designers. Check out any of the links below and leave any comments about your favourites in the replies.

 

FREEBIES

20 Free Brush Fonts with Elegant Details

brush font

Looking for some elegant, free brush fonts? Here’s what you’ve been looking for, a hand-picked collection of brush fonts with beautiful designs! Browse through these professional typefaces that can be downloaded and used for free.

 

Cute Valentine’s Day Cards & Backgrounds

valentines day cover

If you’re looking for a last-minute Valentine’s Day designs, this is the post for you! This small collection of creative and fun Valentine’s Day card templates can be quickly customized in a matter of moments. Check them out.

 

Bodo: A HTML Personal / Portfolio template

bodo free html template

Bodo is a free one page HTML template that you can use for getting started with a personal / portfolio website.  It is basically made of sections, includes a few useful components (carousel slider, skills bars, forms, etc.) and is featured by subtle but elegant animations. Download.

 

INSIGHT

Boost your UX with text chunking

text chunking

If you think that people read most or even half of the written content on the web, you’re giving them too much credit. Study after study that’s looked at web-reading habits concludes that people simply don’t take the time to properly read every single word, paragraph or page on the web. Instead, they’re fond of skimming or scanning your content.

Keep reading Boost your UX with text chunking

 

Best Email Marketing Tips to Increase Engagement & Subscribers

email marketing

Email is your post powerful marketing channel when used well. Your visitor’s inbox is a perfect opportunity for you to capture attention, communicate important updates and invite readers back to your site for increased visibility.

Keep reading Best Email Marketing Tips to Increase Engagement & Subscribers

 

Is Apple Still The King of Design?

Apple design

While Apple is not fundamentally creating new ways to interact with their devices in a significant way, good UX/UI is rarely revolutionary. It’s about building on the existing knowledge structures to create the best possible experience for the user by utilizing what they already know.

Keep reading Is Apple Still The King of Design?

 

The Research-Backed Impact of Not Using UX Patterns

keyboard

Most people are creatures of habit. We love doing the same thing, the same way, day in and day out. Research tells us that we’re hard-wired for predictability, and that we’re not really all that spontaneous anyway.

Keep reading The Research-Backed Impact of Not Using UX Patterns

 

8 Simple Steps to Better Icon Design

gardening icons

Icons are everywhere. From app icons on home screens to graphic representations that lead users through a design, icon design is a big deal. There’s a fine art to good icon design.

Keep reading 8 Simple Steps to Better Icon Design

 

INSPIRATION

10 of the Best Modern Poster Designs to Inspire Creativity

poster

Posters offer a diverse canvas for graphic designers, and some of the very best are not only beautifully designed but also inspiring and thought-provoking.

Check out 10 of the Best Modern Poster Designs to Inspire Creativity

 

20 Beautiful and Stylish Startup Web Designs

startup website example

Startups may not have large budgets to hire VIP studios for building mind-blowing websites, but still they pay attention to their promo sites as much as any big player like Dropbox or Trello by creating interfaces that are packed with some trendy features.

Check out 20 Beautiful and Stylish Startup Web Designs

 

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