At What Point Does Obsessing Over Design Become a Liability?

The overall quality of a website’s design is often in the details. Those seemingly-small elements such as microinteractions, typographic spacing and color accents can be real difference makers. They have the potential to transform the mundane into something that stands out. In these cases, being picky about design is a good thing. Whether that trait…

What Can Web Designers Do With Their Unused Designs?

I was working on redesigning my website the other day and was having a hard time deleting sections and pages I knew were unnecessary and keeping prospects from getting to the important stuff. It’s similar to the struggle I have whenever a client (design or writing) decides not to use something I’ve created for them.…

How to Update WordPress Themes and Plugins with a ZIP File

When updating a WordPress theme or plugin, we’ve long had two choices. Either manually upload the updated files via FTP or install the update within the WordPress dashboard. In general, both of these methods work pretty well – most of the time. FTP is fairly reliable, but isn’t recommended for non-technical users. Then, some themes…

23+ Best iOS App Templates of 2020

Building an app used to be the domain of hardcore developers only, but with over 2,500 iOS app templates for sale at CodeCanyon, even complete beginners to coding can build an app. That’s because an app template gives you the complete source code to a working iPhone app, with key functions already implemented. Just add features…

25 Best Free Corporate Business Flyer Templates

When you want to announce something for your business, it’s imperative that you do so in a visually appealing and engaging way. Otherwise, you’ll be hard-pressed to have potential customers remember what it is you’re offering. Branding is essential, as you likely already know. That’s why we’ve spent the time putting together a collection of…

8 Horizontal Rules and Dividers Enhanced with CSS

Some design elements are so common that they almost become afterthoughts. The horizontal rule is one of them. It’s easy to simply place them within our content without any attention to detail. But this venerable HTML tag is capable of doing so much more – thanks to some clever CSS. Horizontal rules can be quite…