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Get Started with Parallax Scrolling - 'Net Features - Website Magazine

Get Started with Parallax Scrolling - 'Net Features - Website Magazine | D-M-Design | Scoop.it
The strides made in website design since the inception of the Internet are often taken for granted these days. But if one actually takes the time to consider how much more advanced some site’s are today, it’s actually pretty mind blowing....
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Five Fantastic Web Font Services - 'Net Features - Website Magazine

Five Fantastic Web Font Services - 'Net Features - Website Magazine | D-M-Design | Scoop.it
The evolution of the Internet has taught developers that the key to creating a successful website is to build for better usability.
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How to completely rock your first client meeting

How to completely rock your first client meeting | D-M-Design | Scoop.it

Best news ever! A potential client has scheduled an in-person meeting with you to discuss their needs and how you might be able to help them. (Got a phone conversation? Learn how to overcome fear and win the account.)

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Thou Shall Not Use Comic Sans

Thou Shall Not Use Comic Sans | D-M-Design | Scoop.it
You can find a fun and practical collection of 365 of the most important bits of advice for designers in Thou Shall Not Use Comic Sans: 365 Graphic Design Sins and Virtues: A Designer's Almanac of Dos and Don'ts.
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The BIGGEST Mistakes in Web Design - 'Net Features - Website Magazine

The BIGGEST Mistakes in Web Design - 'Net Features - Website Magazine | D-M-Design | Scoop.it
There are many factors to keep in mind when designing a website. Sometimes in the vast scope of Web projects, however, some simple design mistakes inadvertently occur and may have a detrimental effect on website success.
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InDesign How-To: Using the New Content Conveyer in CS6

InDesign How-To: Using the New Content Conveyer in CS6 | D-M-Design | Scoop.it
A new feature in InDesign CS6 is the Content Conveyor that lets you collect elements from a layout and reuse them quickly and easily. It represents a new way to work with content in your designs.
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Microsoft Unveils a New Look - The Official Microsoft Blog - Site Home - TechNet Blogs

Microsoft Unveils a New Look - The Official Microsoft Blog - Site Home - TechNet Blogs | D-M-Design | Scoop.it
News and Perspective covering the top stories, events and activities from Microsoft. The content for this blog includes the official information and stories from all of Microsoft's primary businesses.
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Get Started with Parallax Scrolling - 'Net Features - Website Magazine

Get Started with Parallax Scrolling - 'Net Features - Website Magazine | D-M-Design | Scoop.it
The strides made in website design since the inception of the Internet are often taken for granted these days. But if one actually takes the time to consider how much more advanced some site’s are today, it’s actually pretty mind blowing....
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Adobe Releases First Open Source Type Family: Source Sans Pro

Adobe Releases First Open Source Type Family: Source Sans Pro | D-M-Design | Scoop.it
New fonts are based on classics like Franklin Gothic, and are available to use or edit for free.
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5 Principles of Peak Performance

5 Principles of Peak Performance | D-M-Design | Scoop.it
We love hearing about the moment of triumph, but not about the endless hours of repeated frustration and constant exhaustion. Here are 5 principles that determine whether it’s all worth it.
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Photoshop How To: Retouch Eyes With Photoshop CS6

Photoshop How To: Retouch Eyes With Photoshop CS6 | D-M-Design | Scoop.it

A great tutorial on retouching eyes. You need to make it realistic! 

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The Most Popular Smartphone Is... - 'Net Features - Website Magazine

The Most Popular Smartphone Is... - 'Net Features - Website Magazine | D-M-Design | Scoop.it

Interesting and valuable stats for web designers! : )

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Free For All: Free Fonts Galore (Part 2)

Free For All: Free Fonts Galore (Part 2) | D-M-Design | Scoop.it
Rejoice, font lovers! Pariah S.Burke is back with another glorious glut of gratis glyphs...
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Web Font Fun with Javascript Plugins - 'Net Features - Website Magazine

Web Font Fun with Javascript Plugins - 'Net Features - Website Magazine | D-M-Design | Scoop.it

Designers had little control in the past, but that has changed dramatically over the past two as the pace around jQuery development accelerates and responsive design becomes the norm (or at least more normal).

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How to Add a Border to an Image in Illustrator

How to Add a Border to an Image in Illustrator | D-M-Design | Scoop.it
Deke McClelland reveals the strange and secret trick for adding a border (or a fill) to a placed photo in Illustrator.
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3 Mantras for Designing a Great Call to Action | Business 2 Community

3 Mantras for Designing a Great Call to Action | Business 2 Community | D-M-Design | Scoop.it
A couple months ago we shared 3 Steps to Writing a Great Call to Action.
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5 Former Design Trends That Aren’t Cool Anymore (So Stop Using Them) | Design Shack

5 Former Design Trends That Aren’t Cool Anymore (So Stop Using Them) | Design Shack | D-M-Design | Scoop.it
Reading an article entitled 5 Former Design Trends That Aren’t Cool Anymore (So Stop Using Them) on Design Shack.
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Top 15 Printing Mistakes You Need to Avoid at Your Peril!

Top 15 Printing Mistakes You Need to Avoid at Your Peril! | D-M-Design | Scoop.it

Here's an illustrated list of the top 15 printing mistakes and errors you should avoid 

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Create Content for Marathon Site Visits - 'Net Features - Website Magazine

Create Content for Marathon Site Visits - 'Net Features - Website Magazine | D-M-Design | Scoop.it
One of the more telling metrics in the wild world of Web analytics is time-on-site, which indicates how long your website visitors stuck around. But, what it really tells you is just how engaging visitors find your website content to be.
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Case Study: Designing a New Logo

Case Study: Designing a New Logo | D-M-Design | Scoop.it
What goes into developing a new typographic logo? Where do you start? How do you know what works — and what doesn't? Follow along as the company Extensis refreshes its branding with a new logotype.
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Free For All: Art Box Photoshop Swatches

Free For All: Art Box Photoshop Swatches | D-M-Design | Scoop.it
Take a colorful trip down memory lane with these free swatches that match the crayons, markers, and pencils of your youth.
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Will the Real Garamond Please Stand Up?

Will the Real Garamond Please Stand Up? | D-M-Design | Scoop.it
When is a Garamond not a Garamond? When it’s a Jannon. Huh? Read on for a full explanation.
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Official Google Webmaster Central Blog: Recommendations for building smartphone-optimized websites

Every day more and more smartphones get activated and more websites are producing smartphone-optimized content.

 

Today we’d like to give you Google’s recommendations for building smartphone-optimized websites and explain how to do so in a way that gives both your desktop- and smartphone-optimized sites the best chance of performing well in Google’s search results.

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The Color of Conversion - 'Net Features - Website Magazine

The Color of Conversion - 'Net Features - Website Magazine | D-M-Design | Scoop.it

Using color on a website is just as important as using color on anything. 

 

"Colors have a very powerful and multi-level impact on us. They can function in very practical ways and help us to make sense of things, such as find our way on a website. At the same time, they trigger our emotions and influence the way we think and feel. Colors are a powerful tool in Web design — if you know how to use them."

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Graphic Design Podcast :: The Deeply Graphic DesignCast

Graphic Design Podcast :: The Deeply Graphic DesignCast | D-M-Design | Scoop.it
Looking for a web & graphic design podcast with something to say?
Well you found one in The Deeply Graphic DesignCast. Each podcast covers a new graphic design-rel...
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