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Smashing Halloween Icon Set (Free Download)

Halloween is just around the corner and we’ve got a small treat for all our designer folks. We’re talking about a very special Halloween Icon set created by Manuela Langella. This icon is under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported license and is free to be used for private and commercial use. We’ve actually played […]

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10 Games that will make you a better Designer

“All work and no play can make Jack a dull boy”, you’ve probably heard this one before and designers for one just can’t afford to be dull. They deserve a break from their daily tasks every now & then. But is there a way to make these breaks productive? Well how about a few fun […]

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Design tool for the Masses

Design is a way to clearly communicate an idea, a thought or even an emotion. Many believe that a good design can only be created by an experienced designer. But we disagree with this fact (no offence to the experienced designers). With evolving technology there are new tools that can empower anyone to create great […]

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Font Pairing like a Pro

  Font pairing is an art that only a few have been able to master. Designers, developers  and typographers often need a little help to successfully pair different fonts. If you’re sailing in the same boat then you’ll be glad to know that there are tools that will you help you nail this very task […]

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7 Free Photoshop Alternatives for Basic Image Editing

There’s no surprise that Photoshop is the most prominent tool worldwide for any image manipulation. But Photoshop is quite expensive and logically it does not make sense to spend so much if you’re looking to make basic changes to your image. This very thought got us to hunt down a few free softwares and websites […]

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Gold Mine Websites to Download Stock Photos & Royalty-Free Images

Whether it is for your personal website or commercial project, stock photos are important for your design needs. With copyright laws becoming more and more stringent everyday you will need to ensure that you either pick royalty- free images or get paid subscriptions to stock images for your projects. We have prepared a list of […]

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Typefaces & Fonts 101

For many beginners, the task of picking fonts is a mystifying process. There seem to be endless choices — from normal, conventional-looking fonts to fresh candy cane fonts — with no way of understanding the options, only never-ending lists of categories and recommendations. Selecting the right typeface is a mixture of firm rules and loose […]

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