Designing For Attention

We face many competing interests for users’ time and attention. If we factor in perceptions of dwindling human attention spans, we might speculate capturing and holding users’ attention is based on luck as much as sound design. However, we can incorporate meaningful tactics into our design to ensure we grab users’ attention. This is critical,…

15+ Key Logo Design Trends of 2020

Need a new logo? Whether you’re starting from scratch or just planning a tweak to a current mark, understanding shifts in logo design trends can help you create a design with a modern touch. The theme in logo design is to create something simple and distinctive. With so many new websites and brands and companies…

15+ Background Design Trends & Styles for 2020

One of the most important early design decisions you will make is what kind of background will carry a project. Should it be a single color, colorless, use trendy elements such as geometric shapes, gradients or wood grain patterns? Or would a solid background design can help make a project shine? Staying on trend with…

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…

21 Best WordPress Audio Player and Video Player Plugins

Add a stylish and easy-to-implement audio and video player plugin to your WordPress website to help display your website’s content in an interactive way.  The audio and video WordPress plugins available on CodeCanyon will allow you to integrate a fully customizable and full-featured audio and video player into your website. Whether you are a musician, YouTuber, filmmaker,…

Could I use code from Codepen in projects I get from my workplace?

Hi! I just recently started an internship and the main focus is web design but I’d also like to think about development. I saw some neat code I would want to implement into the design I’m working on but I’m not sure if I can just take it and paste it, you know? Like is that allowed? Is the code free-to-use for anyone without any commercial restrictions? Would I get the company I work for in trouble by doing this?
I read the license text that was below the pen I wanted to use and from my point of view I think it’s free to use but I want to make sure and get verification from someone who has used Codepen code before. Here’s the pen I’m interested in: https://codepen.io/vajkri/details/grgQmb