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Sign Language: How to Create Icons and Illustrations for Web Design

Sign Language: How to Create Icons and Illustrations for Web Design

“All text and no icon makes Jack a dull boy” – had The Shining been filmed in our days (and had Jack been a web designer), he might have typed that sentence over and over obsessively. We would have agreed: icons and small illustrations provide an additional visual layer to a web page, on top of the sometimes tiring texts and images. With the right use, they rapidly enhance a layout’s look and feel, making it more fun, professional, or...

Archisketch for iPad

Archisketch β€” Scale Aware Sketching & Drawing on the iPad [Sponsor]

Archisketch, which was initially called Archipad, has come a long way since Version 1.1 which was positively reviewed here on Beautiful Pixels. This week, the developers of Archisketch dropped version 2.7.1 which is available for download from the App Store. True to its initial objectives, Archisketch continues to combine freehand sketching and solid line drawing tools to facilitate early stage design and development process, a counterpoint to complicated CAD and BIM softwares used in the design industries. This has made...

5 Best Services to Create a Website

Web Designer Help: 5 Best Services to Create a Website [Sponsor]

Web design is not the same it used to be several years ago. It keeps developing with every passing year, unveiling lots of opportunities to people across the globe. Websites become more functional and visually appealing, which makes it possible for their owners to reach their special business and personal goals. As the need for quality websites keeps growing, more people start thinking of creating their own services. For those of them, who have specific skills and knowledge, this doesn’t...

Firetail app for iPhone for Stock price alerts

Firetail β€” Get Push Notifications, SMS, and Email Alerts for your Favorite Stocks 🚨 πŸ“ˆ [Sponsor]

If you’re someone who spends a good amount of time and money on the stock market, then keeping up with the stock prices is an essential part of your day-to-day lives. People usually keep an eye on several stock prices simultaneously, so having a nifty iPhone app in your pocket that does the bulk of the work for you is something that everyone craves for. There were two good iPhone apps for keeping up with the stock prices β€” Shares...

Pagico

Manage Your Workload Better and Never Miss a Deadline Again [Sponsor]

Managing tasks, files, projects and clients is nobody’s idea of a good time, but Pagico will make your life easier by letting you manage all these things in one elegant package. It is one of the few apps that combines task and data management into one easy-to-use package. Imagine having boarding passes right next to travel itineraries, or design drafts together with meeting notes. Then, see the big picture of your workload in interactive flowcharts compiled automatically from all your...

​5 Types of New Media [Sponsor]

New media is often characterized as highly interactive digital technology. New media is β€œvery easily processed, stored, transformed, retrieved, hyper-linked and, perhaps most radical of all, easily searched for and accessed,” Robert Logan writes in his book Understanding New Media. Conceptually, new media can be viewed as a cultural process that reflects societal values and societal transformation. These and other considerations help define new media and explain its significance. New media is changing the way people across the world are...