How to Create a Simple Gutenberg Block Pattern in WordPress

As the WordPress Gutenberg block editor evolves, new features are being added to make content creation easier. And block patterns may just be the most exciting addition for both web designers and their clients. What is a block pattern? Think of it as a pre-built layout of blocks. They can contain pretty much any design…

The 20 Best Lightroom Presets for Adding Instagram Effects to Your Shots

Every photo has a unique atmosphere. From the composition to the idea behind the shoot, every photo has the potential to become a masterpiece. But if you want to showcase a specific atmosphere, or distinguish yourself from other photographers with a signature style, you’re going to need a few tricks up your sleeve. When it…

Do you request use of brand resources for every site you build?

I’m looking at YouTube’s brand resource page and it says you must fill out the brand resource use form before using the logo, icon, or social media icon anywhere. Does anyone actually do that? The form includes uses as simple as a social media post.
It seems like a ridiculous amount of work to let every social media platform approve a site with their brand resources on it, so I’m wondering if anyone actually does it.
Also, the social media icon example on that page violates their own safe space requirements as well as the no logo modification rule. What’s up with that?

4 Ways To Creatively Use Icons In Your Mobile Apps

There’s nothing novel about using icons within mobile apps. From the home screen icon to the navigation menu, they’re pretty much a standard part of the apps that designers build. They come with big benefits too: Minimized distractions, More attractive UIs, Empowerment of users to easily engage with the app, Elimination of language barriers, Improvement…

The Complete Ecommerce Website Development Guide for Beginners (2020)

Do you know what’s more daunting than setting up an eCommerce store? The idea of not setting it when your competitors are going global.   Yes, you have to scratch your head, strategizing day in and out to keep up with your competitors’ pace, but every effort is worth the wait.  From finalizing the product list…