Giveaway: 10 WordPress Themes from TemplateMonster

Giveaway: 10 WordPress Themes from TemplateMonster

We’re giving away 10 premium WordPress themes from TemplateMonster. The winners will get the WordPress theme of their choice out of the 1,800+ themes TemplateMonster has. Also in this post, you’ll learn about a 50% discount sale until November 26 on all WordPress themes over at TemplateMonster.

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20 Inspiring Stationery Designs

20 Inspiring Stationery Designs

Check out these beautiful examples of stationery designs for ideas and inspiration.

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25 Dark Web Designs for Inspiration

25 Dark Web Designs for Inspiration

Look at these excellent examples of dark web designs for ideas and inspiration.

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3 Ideas to Improve Time Tracking UIs (and Winners of a Giveaway)

3 Ideas to Improve Time Tracking UIs (and Winners of a Giveaway)

We just finished our giveaway of subscriptions to Timeneye, a newly-launched web app that’s trying to solve the problem of time tracking. We asked readers to share their ideas on how time tracking could be improved. In this post, I’ll share some of your suggestions, as well as the winners of our giveaway.

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10 Best CSS Gradient Generators

10 Best CSS Gradient Generators

Creating CSS gradients can be time-consuming and tough. This short list of free online tools will help you quickly generate CSS gradients by giving you a graphical user interface and other useful functionality.

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10 Awesome Vintage Photoshop Tutorials

10 Awesome Vintage Photoshop Tutorials

If you’d like to learn how to create your own vintage-inspired designs, check out our excellent collection of vintage Photoshop tutorials.

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BlendMeIn Helps You Find Design Freebies without Leaving Photoshop

BlendMeIn Helps You Find Design Freebies without Leaving Photoshop

BlendMeIn is a free Photoshop extension — and as of a few hours ago, also a free Illustrator extension — that lets you easily search and use free design resources like icons and vector shapes from within the software.

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The Winner of 500 Business Cards From PlasticPrinters.com

The Winner of 500 Business Cards From PlasticPrinters.com

We recently had a giveaway of a set of 500 custom plastic business cards from Plasticprinters.com. PlasticPrinters.com is an innovative, fully-featured printing company that caters to thousands of clients worldwide. In this post, I’ll let you know who the lucky Design Instruct reader is.

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Using Landscape Visual Imagery in Web Design

Using Landscape Visual Imagery in Web Design

Photos are extremely expressive and can evoke pleasant emotions. Is this why we’re seeing landscape visual imagery being used in web designs?

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Slippry: A Free jQuery Responsive Slider Plugin for Modern Times

Slippry: A Free jQuery Responsive Slider Plugin for Modern Times

There are a lot of awesome jQuery responsive sliders out there, and Slippry — a free and open source responsive slider that just launched about a week ago — is the newest one on the block.

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ZURB Ink: Responsive HTML Email Framework

ZURB Ink: Responsive HTML Email Framework

Ink is an open source framework that will help you quickly build responsive HTML emails for all major email clients. Even in outdated and notoriously problematic ones like Outlook 2000.

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6 Websites for Responsive Web Design Inspiration

6 Websites for Responsive Web Design Inspiration

These gallery sites will show you plenty of great responsive web design examples. They will be useful when you’re in need of design inspiration.

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