Postcards: The Second Sneak-Peek

Andrian  •  Resources  •  January 15, 2018
Postcards: The Second Sneak-Peek

After announcing the first Sneak-Peek of Postcards we received useful feedback and very positive reactions. Postcards is close to being released, but we want to share new images of this tool with you now. (We’re still open for feedback...

Understanding Learnability for Web Design: Tips and Best Practices

Jake Rocheleau  •  Website Design  •  January 12, 2018
Understanding Learnability for Web Design: Tips and Best Practices

Building a learnable website is much tougher than it sounds. The goal should be a clear user experience that visitors can quickly pick up and understand. Mobile app designers can solve this through onboarding which helps users learn the interface. But websites can’t always offer lengthy tutorials. Let’s take a look at learnability and see how you can apply these...

Bright Colors Make an Elegant Return to Web Design

Nataly Birch  •  Websites Examples  •  January 11, 2018
Bright Colors Make an Elegant Return to Web Design

Color is a traditional design tool. Can you imagine a website without color? Despite its significance and importance in an era of animation, WebGL experiments and VR, it obediently stays in the shadow most of the time. Pantone picks a color of the year and it is often a popular design choice. Undoubtedly, it is a big deal for the world of fashion, not always as popular in web...

Best Resources to Learn Vanilla JavaScript from Scratch

Jake Rocheleau  •  Coding  •  January 9, 2018
Best Resources to Learn Vanilla JavaScript from Scratch

If you’re trying to learn front-end development then JavaScript is one of the primary languages you need to learn. It’s also one of the most complex languages to pick up, especially if you’ve only work with basic HTML & CSS. But fret not! The Internet is here to help with dozens of resources to guide your learning process from the very beginning. I always recommend...

Postcards: First Sneak-Peek

Andrian  •  News  •  December 27, 2017
Postcards: First Sneak-Peek

Now that 2017 is almost over, we are ready to show you what we’ll release in 2018. It’ll start with the release of Postcards, a tool that will help you to create and generate beautiful emails/newsletters for your website. It’s designed for any kind of...

From Top to Bottom: Vertical Orientation is Gaining Popularity in Web Design

Nataly Birch  •  Websites Examples  •  December 19, 2017
From Top to Bottom: Vertical Orientation is Gaining Popularity in Web Design

From left to right (or for such languages as Arabic or Persian from right to left), from top to bottom that is our accustomed path of exploring things in the books, documents, websites, advertisements, pamphlets, etc. In general, horizontal orientation comes first. So when the things are arranged according to the y-axis, it always feels like a disturbance in the force. The...

Online Tools & Services That are Really Serving

Andrian  •  Tools  •  December 19, 2017
Online Tools & Services That are Really Serving

There are many free and paid business tools available nowadays that can streamline your business processes. These tools can speed up and improve how you do things in every aspect of your business, and bring it to the next level. Here are five online tools and services we highly recommend because they really deliver what they promised: WrapPixel Bootstrap and UI kits are two...

Free WordPress Page Builder – Qards

Andrian  •  Plugins  •  December 18, 2017
Free WordPress Page Builder – Qards

Three years ago, we released Qards, a page builder plugin for WordPress. This year we decided to offer the free version of this plugin, and you can download it directly from WordPress.org plugin directory. About Qards Free Qards Free is a WordPress plugin that allows you to select individual pre-designed content cards (hence the name, Qards) and put them in a sequence on a...

Best Tools for Web Designers to Use in 2018

Jake Rocheleau  •  Design, Tools  •  December 14, 2017
Best Tools for Web Designers to Use in 2018

The design world moves fast and there’s always new tools coming out. To stay ahead of the game requires an ear to the ground at all times. I’ve been keeping an eye on the design space this year and put together my top picks for the best design tools for 2018. Some of these tools are desktop programs, others are SaaS apps or browser tools. Either way, this list is bound to...

New Year Giveaway, Win Designmodo Products Valued at $5485!

Andrian  •  Resources  •  December 13, 2017
New Year Giveaway, Win Designmodo Products Valued at $5485!

With 2017 winding down and 2018 right around the corner, we wanted to say thank you for supporting our cause, and appreciate your continued support. We invite you to join our giveaway! This year we launched Startup Framework 2, Slides 3 and updated Qards to 1.5, as well released many beautiful products in the Market, and posted tons of helpful articles. Next year we will...