60 PSD Icon and Button Templates

If you are searching for an editable version of a particular icon or button for your current web design project, then look no further. In this post we have 60 individual icons and buttons, all in PSD format, covering almost every possible web design style and function. The Button Project This monumentally huge PSD button selection consists of 96 sets…

Professional Structure and Documentation in Web Design

As designers we don’t commonly think in terms of structure. Unfortunately this can cause problems in design projects both personal and freelance as organizational issues rise up and bubble through our artwork. Fortunately there are some changes you can make to your routine which can help to straighten out project work. Granted the setup may be different based on differing…

Dummy Content Filler Resources for WordPress, Drupal and Joomla Developers

Having to repeatedly create content to flesh every new web project is not only time consuming, it is also very, very frustrating. You have to create new posts, pages, menu items, categories, tags, users… and … and on. The sad thing is you have to do this, your web design has to be thoroughly sanity checked, there is no other…

The Awesome Croogo – Free and Open-Source PHP CMS

Croogo is a free, open source, content management system for PHP. It is built on top of the popular MVC framework CakePHP and is targeted towards developers, designers and administrators. It was first released on October 2009 by Fahad Ibnay Heylaal, and continued to see 6 more releases in less than a year. The project is currently at version 1.3.2…

Top 10 Free Poll and Survey Widgets for your Website

Sometimes, you may need to gauge user’s attitude or thoughts towards a particular subject, learn your readerships general opinion, or you may just be seeking advice with an important decision … that is were a simple survey/poll could be used as a quick and painless solution. The poll should not only be thought of as an information gathering tool, it…

Clear Your Mind to Focus on What Matters

Mental overload sucks. Having too much on your mind can overwhelm you and prevent you from being effective with your work, enjoying the moment, and having a clear mind. And it’s having a clear mind that can really help you focus on what matters – in your work and life. Anything from “what project should I focus on today” to…

Accessibility Principles for the Modern Designer

As web designers we must constantly criticize and re-evaluate our own digital works. Many rework changes into website aesthetics or graphics, maybe an updated site logo or sidebar. Ultimately where we should be focusing towards is user experience and accessibility. As the web is expanding we’re seeing a growing market of information consumers. With more websites live today than ever…

Sketchy Decorative Elements – Awesome Free Vector Pack

This exclusive vector freebie, from StockGraphicDesigns.com, is a huge Sketchy Decorative Elements vector pack which includes all of the .eps files, Photoshop brush set, .png source files and also includes a small vector freebie, which we are sure you will love. And best of all, you are completely free to use this vector pack within any personal or any commercial…

10 Useful WordPress Search Code Snippets

It is no secret that the standard search within WordPress is not the best. The problem is that WordPress takes your search term far too literally, meaning, that if you were to type “search+code+wordpress” in to our search box above, it would return every post that contains those terms (in this case over 30 posts), even though we have no…

Showcase of Beautiful and Unique iPhone Apps

In this showcase we have a selection of beautifully designed iPhone apps, all utilizing its limited screen size to its full potential, and all have been designed with a carefully crafted UI shell that truly distinguishes them from the rest. MoneyBook MoneyBook is compatible with the iPhone, iPod Touch, the iPad and requires IOS 3.0. Awesome Note Awesome Note is…