Category: Quick Tips

30 Free Fonts With Personality And Style

    The sharing spirit in the design community is remarkable. Designers spend countless hours on side projects and without asking for anything in return, they share their creations freely with the community. Just to give something ba...

Tech Advent Calendars For Web Designers And Developers In 2016

    With the holidays almost here and the new year already in sight, December is a time to slow down, an occasion to reflect and plan ahead. To help us escape the everyday hectic for a bit and sweeten our days with a delightful littl...

Christmas Goodies: Free Winter- And Holiday-Inspired Icon Sets

    Christmas is just around the corner. And, well, what better way to celebrate than with some free goodies? We sifted through the web (and our archives) to find holiday-themed icon sets for you that’ll give your creative projects...

Spotify Playlists To Fuel Your Coding And Design Sessions

    Some like it loud, others need some steady beats to stay focused, others calm tunes. A while ago we asked on Twitter and Facebook what music the web community is listening to when coding and designing. The answers were as divers...

Creating Websites With Dropbox-Powered Hosting Tools

    Let’s say you want to quickly sketch out your idea of a website, or just quickly whip up a small site for testing purposes. Also, neither should take a lot of time to build nor should they need a full-stack toolkit. So, whe...

Conversational Interfaces: Where Are We Today? Where Are We Heading?

   Computers and human beings don’t speak the same language. So, to make interaction possible, we rely on graphical user interfaces (GUIs). But GUIs come with a natural barrier: People have to learn to use them. They have to learn that a hamburger button hides a menu, that a button triggers an action....

Quick UX Prototyping With Adobe XD Shortcuts (PDF Cheat Sheet)

   Every designer has their favorite prototyping tools. However, when it comes to UX wireframing and prototyping, there is often more than one tool involved. Sooner or later, you find yourself switching from one tool to another to cherry-pick the best ones among them. Adobe announced Project Comet in ...

Shortcuts And Tips For Improving Your Productivity With Sublime Text

   Sublime Text is, no doubt, one of the most powerful text editors out there. The number of satisfied users attests to that. If you explore it, you will eventually see how beautifully its powerful features are hidden behind a simple and elegant interface. If you have been using Sublime Text for some t...

Delightful Bits Of Vintage Graphic Design Inspiration

   Vintage design is an endless source of inspiration. Seeing how fellow designers tackled their job decades ago, with a limited set of tools, and how timeless, even classic, some of the pieces are still today, is fascinating. With this Quick Tip, we want to leave behind current trends and indulge in t...

Tools And Resources For Editing, Converting And Optimizing SVGs

   The power of SVGs lies in their flexibility to adapt to any size while remaining crisp and sharp. This makes them perfect for responsive web design and, since users can zoom in without sacrificing quality, meaningful from an accessibility-centered point of view. To help you make best use of this pot...