Today in Design - Top Articles RoundUp 16 January 2016
The day’s best and most important design- and design business-focused articles, tutorials, and resources hand-picked by Pariah Burke.
- 7 Components Of A Killer Headline [Infographic]I looked at the most cutting edge research and combined it to create an infographic detailing exactly what constitutes a killer headline.Tags: Writing AmWriting copywriting
- 5 Smartphone Apps for People with DisabilitiesSmartphones have become much more than calling and texting devices. For those with disabilities, the smartphone and the apps have become assistive technology devices.Tags: UI UX MobileDesign Accessibility
- Excellent Tool for Writers: Find Similar or Opposite words at WordHippoFind Similar or Opposite words at WordHippoOh … There’s a bunch of other stuff you can do too.Tags: Writing AmWriting copywriting
- Free Ampersand FontsThey are all free for personal use (and some can be used for commercial purposes too). Hope you like them as much as I do. :-)Tags: typography ampersand
- Creating a Poster with Adobe Mobile AppsLearn to use Adobe mobile apps such as Capture CC and Comp CC to develop cutting-edge graphic designs.Tags: Design
- Control Your Lines to Make Stronger Photos
A couple years ago I tried to answer, for myself, this simple question: What makes a great photograph? My own reply was contained in three elements—lines, light, and moments. What we do with those three is everything in a photograph.
- Films Boosting the Market for Enhanced Ebooks?
The enhanced e-book for American Sniper was released simultaneously with the hardcover in 2012, well before the film premiered on Jan. 16, 2015, and the supplemental material is not directly related to the movie. It contains 12 original interviews with Kyle interspersed between chapters, in which the NAVY Seal (who died in 2013) touches on the book’s themes—and it also includes a video with his wife, Taya Kyle.
- 50 Powerful Examples of Visual Propaganda and the Meanings Behind ThemIt’s changed how the world thinks and behaves for thousands of years.Tags: Design
- Solutions to 5 Common Blogging ProblemsWhen you first start out blogging, what are some of the blogging problems you might face? And, more importantly, how do you avoid/handle them?Tags: Writing AmWriting copywriting amblogging
- Photoshop for Designers: Layer EffectsCreate editable, nondestructive effects such as shadows, glows, bevel and emboss, and much more with layer effects in Photoshop.Tags: Photoshop
- The Large Desktop Experience in Responsive DesignBoana’s Johannes Holl shares ideas and UI patterns he found useful while designing a website with large desktops in mind.Tags: CSS WebDesign MobileDesign