Create a Winter Theme Web Design in Photoshop

In this web design tutorial, you will learn how to create a winter blog layout in Photoshop. We will use a photo of a forest for the background and then blur areas of that photo to create other elements like the logo and the navigation bar.


If trending topics surrounding design blogs are any reflection of trends in design, then usability is what coffee is to freelancers. Usability is a study of human-computer interaction that helps designers analyze our users’ patterns as they use our creations. While we cannot fully predict our users’ interactions, we are able to brace for them through how we style and place elements on our page.

Factors That Affect Usability


So, you have this amazing WordPress site, but for some reason the search engines just don’t show you much love. You post killer content, make it easy for users to share via their social networks, and people are subscribing to your RSS feed, indicating that they’re like what they’re reading. If you’ve tried everything to drive traffic to your website, and search engines still ignore your site, maybe you need to evaluate how search engine friendly your website is.

Optimizing WordPress for Search Engines


As we’re coming to the end of this year, everyone starts to look towards the next one and there will no doubt be an upsurge of articles predicting the web trends of 2010 in the next days to come. However, in this article, we’ll be talking about what’s actually driving these trends now, and what they mean for the future of the internet.

Five Technologies That Will Keep Shaping the Web in 2010


Last week, JumpeyeComponents¬†and Six Revisions set out to award five readers with a license to¬†their newly released FlashEff 2.0 for Flex component. There were over a hundred participants, and today, we’d like to announce the winners.

The winners are:

15+ Free Holiday & Winter Vectors: Winterize


Starting your own company is wonderful, scary, and exciting! I’ve recently gone through the process and started up my own freelance company, Snoack Studios, and I’d like to share my personal insight on how to get your own company off the ground, using my own story as an example.

How to Start a Freelance Company