Corel Painter Essentials 7

Introducing the new Corel Painter Essentials 7

Ever wanted to start digital painting but didn’t know where to start? Myself as graphic designer, have only basic painting skills when it comes to wielding a brush or spatula filled with oil or water colour paint. But the beauty … read on

Corel PaintShop Pro 2020

PaintShop Pro 2020 Ultimate with Exciting New Tools and Features

Today Corel have released PaintShop Pro 2020 Ultimate. Not only does this classic image editing software swing into a new round, it also offers many new and interesting functions together with new extras in the Ultimate version. In addition to … read on

Social Bookmark Icons with CSS3

How to Spice-Up your Social Icons Lists using CSS 3

This is the last part of the tutorial series on how to use unordered lists and a little CSS to create nice looking Social Bookmark Icon lists. In this tutorial we’re going to create a social icon block using an … read on

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How to Create a Reflected Image in PhotoPlus X4

In just a few easy steps, you can create a modern looking reflected image in PhotoPlus X4 with a little help from masking and opacity settings. Here’s how it can be done: Create a New File Create a new file … read on

What’s New in CSS 3

Loads of new CSS 3 properties are earning support from popular browsers, with an enormous range of new flexibility for designers and developers, if you haven’t already started looking into it, you can start now with our what’s new overview. read on

How to Add an Image to HTML Lists Using CSS

Adding images instead of bullets (list markers) to lists adds a nice touch to your design, enabling you to carry the design of your web site into your list elements. This is quite easy to do using the CSS list-style-image … read on

The Long and Short of Discounting Yourself

One of the most difficult parts when starting out in the design business is how much you should be charging for your services and if you should be offering, or accepting, discounted work. This is a much discussed topic on … read on

Inspired by: Vector Ribbons

Ribbons have been showing their faces for quite some time now, and seem to be slowly getting a little tired. What’s nice about trends is that they come and go, what’s great about trends is that when they go some … read on

Catching Visitors with Modern Webdesign

What makes a web site interesting and exciting for visitors? What makes some web sites attractive and successful and some not? Some have it easy: the big players like Amazon for example don’t need to worry too much about stunning … read on