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 Even in outdated and notoriously problematic ones like Outlook 2000.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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50 Amazing 3D Typography for Inspiration

50 Amazing 3D Typography for Inspiration

This hand-picked showcase of stunning 3D typography will surely get your creative juices flowing.

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Interesting UI Concept: Navicon Transformicons

Interesting UI Concept: Navicon Transformicons

By now, you’ve probably seen the navicon — an icon with three stacked lines representing a navigation drawer menu that can be shown or hidden.

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Handmade Typography Projects That Will Inspire You

Handmade Typography Projects That Will Inspire You

Being a modern designer nowadays usually means you spend most of your workday in front of a computer monitor, toiling away at various creative applications such as InDesign, Photoshop or Illustrator. However, as you’ll see, that doesn’t always have to be the case. Read on!

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Prices Ending in ".99" Convert Better

Prices Ending in ".99" Convert Better

Gumroad, a selling platform for digital products, did a conversion rate analysis of products being sold on their platform. They compared the conversion rates of products priced at whole numbers (e.g. $2) versus products being sold a penny less (e.g. $1.99).

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The 5 Winners of Pikock Subscriptions

The 5 Winners of Pikock Subscriptions

We recently concluded our giveaway of 1-year subscriptions to Pikock. Pikock is a web-based tool for easily creating your online presence. In this post, I’d like to tell you who the 5 winners of this giveaway are.

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A Code Editor Built Using Only HTML, CSS and JavaScript

A Code Editor Built Using Only HTML, CSS and JavaScript

Brackets is an open source code editor for web designers and front-end web developers. This desktop app was creating using only HTML, CSS, and JS.

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25 Creative Web Form Designs

25 Creative Web Form Designs

There’s just something about these web forms that make them different from what you normally see.

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