25 Great Examples of Using Gradient Effects in Web Designs

May 16, 2009

Using color gradients, or effects that transition two or more colors with one another, is one of the most popular design techniques in web design. They’re easy to create yet hard to get right. In this showcase, you’ll witness some of the best examples of using color gradients in the hopes of inspiring you in your own designs.

By Jacob Gube

JavaScript Debugging Techniques in IE 6

May 15, 2009

Microsoft’s Internet Explorer 6 is almost universally hated by web developers. It’s hard to work with and support, but with a few techniques, you can make the process less painful.

By Ben Dowling

Make High-Impact Backgrounds for Your Designs with Photoshop

May 14, 2009

In this Photoshop web design tutorial, you’ll learn about creating dynamic and high-impact backgrounds that you can use on your own web layouts. We’ll go over color/gradient techniques, lighting effects, and using textures and patterns.

By Tyler Denis

30 Brilliant Photoshop Lighting Effects Tutorials

May 13, 2009

A current trend in design is adding lighting effects to enhance your digital art. In this article, you’ll find 30 dazzling lighting techniques that you can use to add a bit of sparkle into your work.

By Jacob Gube

How to Create a “Worn Paper” Web Layout Using Photoshop

May 12, 2009

In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to create a textured “worn paper” web design theme using some basic Photoshop techniques.

By Matthew Heidenreich

What Time-Tracking App Do You Use?

May 11, 2009

There’s always a need to keep track of the time you spend on projects to bill clients accordingly, as well as to establish benchmarks on common tasks.

By Jacob Gube

40 Useful and Creative Infographics

May 10, 2009

By presenting information in a compact and creative approach, infographics are able to quickly convey knowledge and engage its viewers. In this collection, you’ll find forty beautiful and educational infographics, displaying the uncommon spectacle of “art meets science”.

By Jacob Gube