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Marketcircle is sponsoring us in this giveaway of three packages that includes the Daylite 3 productivity suite bundled withDaylite Touch.

For a chance to win, leave a comment about one of the following topics:

This giveaway will end on July 6, 2009 after which the comments section on this post will be closed. We’ll use your email address to contact you if you win. The winners will be randomly selected and announced on a separate post. Please note that comments that don’t follow the instructions on how to participate (described above) may not be published.

Complex and slick JavaScript-based animation has been made easier with the emergence of frameworks and libraries that give developers the ability to create stunning and eye-grabbing animation and transition effects that make it easy these complex tasks.

In this article, you will read about the top 10 JavaScript-based animation frameworks and libraries that will enable you to create engaging and captivating user experiences.

1. $fx

$fx

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A website’s header is one of the first things a user sees when opening your website so it’s important to get it right; if a user doesn’t like your header design, they may just leave your website before even looking at what content you have to offer.

There are many different types of headers, and in this collection, we’ll show you 25 beautiful header designs from various types of websites in the hopes of inspiring your creativity.

1. 61 Pixels

61pixels

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Typography is the ultimate form of science meeting art. Space, size, type treatment/effects, contrast, color selection – and much more – go into every piece of design that involves the use of type.

In this showcase, you’ll be able to feast your eyes on over 30 stunning and amazing artwork centered on typography with the aim of jumpstarting your creative juices.

mos def lyric portrait

mos def lyric portrait

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How to Create an Illustrative Web Design in Photoshop

In this web design tutorial, you’ll learn how to create a professional web design with an illustrated "vector" header in Photoshop. You’ll see many techniques here including how to draw using the Pen Tool and a excellent type treatment using layer styles.

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Inspiration isn’t something that just pops into a designer’s head. Most of the time, we must make an active approach to discover it. This obviously isn’t a new concept, and there are thousands of inspiration websites from CSS galleries to showcase blog posts. These are way overused, though; in order to create a truly successful design, one must find inspiration elsewhere.

10 Unusual Places to Get Design Inspiration

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Six Revisions and All Modern, a retailer of home and office goods, is giving one reader close to $200 dollars worth of nice items designed by Blomus to beautify their workspace.

Here are the items that will be given away:

Patio Book Ends: This set of stainless steel book ends from Blomus make for a perfect modern storage solution.  The simple, yet elegant design works well for both home and office.

Patio Book Ends

Akto Pen Holder: Store your pens, pencils and other office supplies in style with this stainless steel pen holder from Blomus.

Akto Pen Holder

 

Akto Notepad Holder: You’ll never have to scramble to find a little piece of note paper again!  Keep your note paper easily accessible with this stainless steel notepad holder from Blomus.

Akto Notepad Holder

 

Akto Tape Dispenser: Avoid sticky situations by keeping a roll of tape at your fingertips.  This stainless steel tape dispenser is so much more stylish than those plastic ones.

Akto Tape Dispenser

Akto Magnetic Clip Holder: Never lose an important document again with the help of this magnetic paper clip holder from Blomus.

Akto Magnetic Clip Holder

Lumen Hurricane Lamp: Late night at the office?  Keep your desk illuminated with this modern desktop lamp from Blomus.

Lumen Hurricane Lamp

This giveaway is limited to the U.S. because of shipping limitations.

For a chance to win, all you need to do is leave a comment on one of the following topics:

The giveaway ends on June 29, 2009 after which the comments section on this post will be closed. We’ll use your email address to contact you if you win. The winners will be randomly selected and announced on a separate post. Please note that comments that don’t follow the instructions on how to participate (described above) may not be published.

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