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Designing for astute balance is never an easy task. Although it should be a primary objective in each designer's mind, balance tends to appear once a composition has reached a state of equilibrium. This requires some idea generation because it's silly to assume that balance can be achieved from a blank page.
In this post I'd like to cover a few guidelines and general tips for designing a clean color scheme. This stage may undoubtedly be one of the most complex yet significant parts of an entire website. Colors are used to convey a certain mood or attitude in the minds of visitors. Pairing the wrong colors together can be detrimental to the overall website. But with the help of color generators and some useful tips the color-picking process can become much smoother.
Everything becomes crystal clear through the lens of a camera. Imagine if all the inspiring stories would be highlighted on a beautiful photography blog. Well, you can give a helping hand by learning how to become a powerful visual storyteller. It’s time to expose your art on the digital window Designed to be user-friendly for anyone, those with limited or no coding knowledge included, Qards - a smart WordPress plugin - facilitates the entire process of building a photography blog. Its main benefits even surpass the appealing visual aspect (we’re going to showcase it later) mostly because it also represents a productive platform to promote your clients’ work.
eCommerce websites are some of the most complicated and time-intensive projects. Each design requires many page styles like the products listing, single product page, user profile, and naturally the shopping cart. Adding onto the project is a concern of security, and just building a single eCommerce site can be quite draining and very stressful. But when you approach the whole design from a user experience perspective ideas tend to make a little more sense.
I've put together a few guidelines and free resources for enhanced checkout forms. These should prove useful on any website including responsive layouts. Checkout pages are certainly detailed but not overwhelming. Once you learn how to organize content the presentation becomes like second nature. Regular checkout forms work - enhanced checkout forms work even better.
Do you love building mobile apps and working with pretty pixels? Are you an Apple fan who also enjoys free design resources? Assuming you answered yes to these rhetorical questions, you're gonna love this new freebie released exclusively on DesignMag. This free iOS 8 IM/Chat Application follows the iPhone 6 screen dimensions and design guidelines. The PSD is completely free to download and edit for any project, personal or otherwise.
All of the icons are vector-based which means they're scalable to any size. Plus you can edit the vector paths to reshape everything! The fonts are all typical Apple fonts along with the Google Webfont Montserrat. Everything in this PSD is flexible and really easy to customize. Scroll down to check out the fullsize preview(750x1334 retina).