Daily Links

Category: Inspiration

Jun 22

The great discontent talks to Zach Lieberman

“That’s my advice to artists: find your community of people, and if it doesn’t exist, then build it. Invite people into it and expand it.”   https://thegreatdiscontent.com/interview/zach-lieberman

Jun 02

Best Practices for Website Header Design

Everyone knows: there is not the second chance to make the first impression. In the sphere of digital products, this eternal truth works in terms of high competition and incredible diversity. No doubt, some zones of the webpage or mobile screen are particularly important and effective in this aspect. Today we are going to discuss one of them in deeper focus: the header of the website.   https://uxplanet.org/best-practices-for-website-header-design-e0d55bf5f1e2?scid=social72946777

May 04

Dirk Zoete exhibition in SMAK

Exhibition of contemporary artist Dirk Zoete in SMAK, Gent   http://smak.be/en/exhibition/10978

Nov 11

Frontend Guidelines Questionnaire

A one-page questionnaire to help your team establish effective frontend guidelines, so that you can write consistent & cohesive code together by Brad Frost.   https://github.com/bradfrost/frontend-guidelines-questionnaire

Nov 11

CSS Architecture for Design Systems

CSS Architecture for Design Systems by Brad Frost - rules and tricks for large CSS projects   http://bradfrost.com/blog/post/css-architecture-for-design-systems/

Sep 07

Front-End Developer Handbook

A guide that anyone could use to learn about the practice of front-end development.   http://www.frontendhandbook.com/

Sep 05

Create Isometric Vector Infographic Elements

A brief tutorial on how to create isometric vector infographic elements   http://vectips.com/tutorials/how-to-create-isometric-vector-infographic-elements

Aug 30

How Technology Hijacks People’s Minds

How Technology Hijacks People’s Minds — from a Magician and Google’s Design Ethicist   https://medium.com/swlh/how-technology-hijacks-peoples-minds-from-a-magician-and-google-s-design-ethicist-56d62ef5edf3#.5nagkpc46

Aug 29

Cheatsheets, Guides & Docs for Web Designers

A collection of useful cheatsheets, references, guides, checklists and docs, covering almost all aspects of web design.   https://envato.com/blog/cheatsheets-web-designers/

Aug 21

Draft U.S. Web Design Standards

A robust and complete open-source UI framework with components and visual styles to create beautiful, consistent experiences across - federal government - websites.   https://standards.usa.gov/

May 24

Learning to speak Designer

Talk from Google I/O 2016 about the design vocabulary: keylines, jank, bleeds, affordances and more. To collaborate successfully, you first have to be able to speak a common language.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=80hrknwD74Q

Apr 27

Optimizing SVGs

Tools And Resources For Editing, Converting And Optimizing SVGs, some quick tips   https://www.smashingmagazine.com/2016/04/tools-and-resources-for-editing-converting-and-optimizing-svgs/

Apr 25

Turn a captured image into a postcard

Learn how to create shapes and brushes on your iPhone, iPad, or Android device with Adobe Capture CC.   https://helpx.adobe.com/mobile-apps/how-to/postcard-design.html?set=illustrator--key-techniques--collateral-design-projects

Apr 25

The Way We Build

How rethinking the Airbnb app changed the way we approach design   http://airbnb.design/live-there/

Apr 24

Becoming a designer who codes: the making of a unicorn

Becoming a designer who codes: the making of a unicorn   http://blog.invisionapp.com/becoming-a-designer-who-codes/

Apr 21

The Time Prince Sent Magazines Floppy Disks

The Time Prince Sent Magazines Floppy Disks With a Custom Font for His Symbol   http://www.rightrelevance.com/search/articles/hero?article=be1874bf46f057a350fb1bf75b201d50aa2bfe75&query=typography&taccount=typography_rr

Dec 17

Color made easy

How to create a perfect palette? In this brief tutorial Google Design experts lead us through an smart approach to design effectively with color.   https://www.google.com/design/spec/style/color.html

Dec 16

Creator’s Handbook

Technical guidelines and principles of design for icons from the Noun Project - nice tips, tutorials and Illustrator Templates   https://thenounproject.com/handbook/create/#collections

Jul 24

Font Pairing

Combining fonts - insightful article   http://school.readymag.com/main/

Jul 24

A list of design blogs

A list of 100 design blogs to follow   http://inkbotdesign.com/100-best-design-blogs/

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