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In this section you will find all of our popular articles covering all categories of design.

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Sublime Text WordPress Extensions

In this short post we have highlighted 10 Sublime Text WordPress extensions that will help when developing with everybodies favorite CMS. When it comes to code text editors, in the past year or so Sublime Text 2 has well and truly established itself as the most popular and most loved editor available. It’s lightweight, super-easy-to-use, supports a multitude of programming…

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Our Top 50 Photoshop Tutorials from 2012

Just as we published this time last year, today, we have put together our 50 favorite Photoshop tutorials from last year (2012). The tutorials have been split into the following categories: Painting, Photo Composition, Illustration, Drawing, Photo Effects, 3D, Icon Design, Text and, finally, Poster Design Tutorials.

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The Designers Christmas Toolbox – Brushes, Textures, Patterns and Vectors Packs

So, it is December already. And guess what December means? Ah… yes! Christmas is here. But everyone treats you with Christmas wallpapers and graphics, don’t they? Today, we are gonna do something different. We have put together an assortment of 70 vectors, brushes, textures and patterns all related to Christmas. Don’t blink, you read that right. This is your very…

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Free Christmas Vector Icon Set

The countdown to Christmas has begun and to celebrate we’re giving away a set of Free Christmas Vector Icons courtesy of freelance designer, Sam Jones. The free Christmas vector icon set set below contains 32 fully scalable icons available in both .AI and .EPS vector formats and will be perfect for any winter themed projects you have coming up in…

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How to Create Lazy-Loading Images for your Website

The effects of lazy load images can be seen on a number of websites. This technique forces your images to pause the loading process until the reader has viewed that specific area of the page. Web designers can build this onto a webpage through a number of resources, especially jQuery plugins. In this article I’d like to examine lazy-loading images…

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Ideas: The Force Behind the Designer

We all know that most design clients are fairly predictable in tastes and not exactly thrilling to work for. I am sure you are not clapping your hands in excitement when designing another site for a wedding photographer or online marketing company that needs to be “conversion optimized.” Nothing about the project itself stirs the spark of creativity that is…