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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 [Sponsor]

“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...

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At a Glance: iStat Menus 6 App Icon

Our friends at Bjango posted this app icon for the upcoming major release of iStat Menus. iStat Menus is one of the first apps I install on a new Mac, and comes highly recommended from us. If you’d like to help Bjango by testing the app, you can sign up for a beta here. Here’s how the app icon has evolved since the first release: About these At a Glance posts: ‘At a Glance’ is a new type of post...

Symbolicons PRO Icon Set Kickstarter

Symbolicons Pro

Symbolicons is an incredible set of icons designed by Jory Raphael. It includes hundreds of vector icons and glyphs that can be used by all kinds of designers and developers. I’ve seen a number of weather apps make use of the ‘Elements‘ pack — which is a set of gorgeous little weather icons. Jory has now launched a new Kickstarter campaign for Symbolicons Pro that will deliver over 2000 icons, with an estimated delivery schedule of December 2017. The icons...

Glyphish Icons for iOS 11 Download

Glyphish Releases Icons for iOS 11

Glyphish is one of the most popular icon sets available out there today. Designer Joseph Wain has created and released thousands of icons so far and each set is lovingly and purposefully crafted to perfection. Today marks the release of Glyphish for iOS 11, another lovely icon set in the Glyphish suite. Apple’s new icon style means slightly thicker lines and more solid shapes. If you’re tired of skinny line icons, this new set will get your app updated in...

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Iconfinder Adds an IconJar Format for Easy Management of Icon Sets

Earlier this year, we wrote about IconJar — a fantastic Mac app to organize and manage all your icon sets. It’s a great utility for designers and front-end developers who work with a lot of icon sets, especially considering how well the app manages to handled everything you throw at it. It retails for just $20, so it’s quite an easy buy. Similarly, Iconfinder is a lovely online resource where you can find a ton of icons for all kinds...

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Twitter Launches a Redesigned UI Across iPhone, iPad and the Web [Updated]

Twitter today announced a major redesign to its UI across all its major platforms — iPhone, iPad and Android apps, Tweetdeck, as well as on the Web (including the Mobile website and Twitter Lite). This redesign introduces a consistent design languages across all the platforms and also introduces a (much needed) refreshing experience to the product. Of course, just like all the previous redesigns, the changes introduced today aren’t going well with its user base. The biggest change today comes...