Pantone has announced the official color of the year for 2018, and I’m super excited about it – since the new Pantone color of the year is Ultra Violet. Since the Pantone Color of the Year has always played a huge influence in branding & packaging design over the years, and I am excited to see more purple things out ...
One of the most common questions that comes up from beginner-level Adobe Photoshop users is which options should you be selecting when saving a PNG. What is the best way to save a PNG file? Photoshop opens a pop-up whenever you select to save an image as a PNG, and most people simply leave the default options selected whenever it ...
Making a new cover photo for Facebook? Want to redesign your Google+ profile? Then you need an updated infographic showing you the latest image sizes – and luckily the good folks over at MakeAWebsiteHub.com have created a new graphic, fresh for 2017, featuring all the social media image sizes you might need! Check it out below, and if you’re curious ...
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When you think vector graphics you probably think of Adobe Illustrator or a similar desktop application – however Inker is here to prove that you don’t need a bulky and expensive application to handle simple vector graphics. Inker is a free Google Chrome and Android app – supporting quick vector design and PNG output. If you need EPS or SVG ...
Legoaizer is an interesting program that lets you transform almost any photo into a LEGO brick mosaic. This mosaic can then be saved as a JPG, BMP, or PNG file – which you can then use as a cool piece of art or a wallpaper. However things get a bit more advanced since Legoaizer also provides the builder details, showcasing ...
When it comes down to social media management there are two main hurdles to get over. First you need to come up with the content to share, and then you need to come up with the graphics to go along with it. Well Adobe is here to help with a new mobile app called Adobe Post. The new app lets ...
At the end of every year it has become tradition that Pantone picks out a color for the upcoming year. As you can see, its the end of the year, and as tradition calls for Pantone has chosen the Color of the Year for 2016 – or rather two colors. The colors selected, based on a slew of different factors, such ...
Let’s say you want to create a new product gallery on you’re website – unfortunately all of the images you have of your products have some sort of background on them. You find yourself facing several options. You make do with what you have. You pay a graphic designer to remove the backgrounds from the images. You figure out how ...
With more and more of the worlds population browsing the Internet on more and more different devices responsive design and image aspect ratios have began playing a much more prominent role in the life of the average webmaster. Luckily Arti is here to help! A new listing for our free webmaster resources directory – Arti is a small, free, application ...
Bing made a few significant visual improvements to their homepage over this weekend – and as someone who utilizes a 37″ Samsung HDTV as his at-home monitor – I love every single one of them. First up the images that most of us absolutely love about Bing will now be wide-screen and HD! You should see the HD images by default ...
Continuing on with the Twitter news today Twitter has decided to open source a huge library of it’s emojis. The library is available over on GitHub and it’s open for any developer who wants to implement the characters into their apps, sites and wherever else they may fit. There are 872 emojis in the bunch, Twitter says. “Since we’ve gotten ...
I haven’t really added anything worthwhile to the Free Webmaster Resources Directory in a little while – luckily I’ve been playing around with a few awesome new webmaster resources lately and they seemed to be the perfect candidates to be added to the directory. First up is Infoactive. Infoactive offers an online platform to develop interactive infographics and data visualizations ...
If you’ve been thinking of redoing your company logo recently and dreading having to find a graphic designer, explain to them your idea in detail, and go back and forth spending thousands to come up with the perfect logo – allow me to introduce to you The Logo Company. Based right out of New York City, and a 15-minute cab ...
It’s spent a lengthy two years in beta, but RIOT 0.5 has finally been released. And it just might have been worth the wait. The major addition in the new build of the image compression tool is Full Auto Mode. Reducing the size of JPG, PNG and GIF files can be a complex business, and if you’re put off by talk of Chroma ...
I'm sure you have seen those dotted world maps that are utilized across dozens of business based websites these days. This Photoshop tutorial will show you how to quickly and easily create the same effect for yourself.
I have previously briefly touched upon working with colors inside a photo in order to change a persons hair color or eye color. This tutorial expands a little bit upon the previous one
Looking for a cool image to add to your blog? Need that perfect picture for your new business presentation? It sounds simple enough, but in many cases you could be breaking the law, as many images on the internet are simply not free to use and their usage rights must be checked. Bing now wants to help you with that. The ...
It’s been quiet some time since I have last mentioned crowdSPRING, the worlds #1 marketplace for graphic design work, meanwhile they have been hard at work on some great new features. Back in May 2013 crowdSPRING announced the launch of the Creative Browse feature, making it easier than ever to find the perfect imaginative powerhouse on crowdSPRING. With the new browse ...
crowdSPRING is a perfect fit for anyone looking to create a new feel for their brand. They are staffed with many talented developers excited to create the ultimate logo, website, business cards, you name it, for your business. As an extra incentive crowdSPRING is offering $20 Off PLUS a Free Promo Feature ($49 value) at crowdSPRING through the entire month ...