Today in Design - Top Articles RoundUp 16 June 2015
The day’s best and most important design- and design business-focused articles, tutorials, and resources hand-picked by Pariah Burke.
- Cool Finder facial expression replacement icons to personalize your Mac
So I was tooling around with the Finder icon a while ago (can be found in the Dock’s package contents) as well as some icon creation programs and Photoshop. Eventually, I ended up getting the idea to give the Finder different facial expressions and tu…
- Be a better reader to be a better writer
A simple writing truth is that to be a great writer, you must be a great reader. To fully absorb the author’s artistry, analyze the stories you read to understand how the writers crafted them. How did the author engage you as a reader? What was satisfying about the story? What craft elements stood out…
- Why You Shouldn’t Trust Your Brain to Remember Something’s Color
Whether you’re picking up paint or trying to match some clothing items, here’s the reason why you’re better off not trusting your memory and taking a photo instead.
- Where to Find Free PowerPoint Themes & Templates
A default template can be drab and lifeless. Fortunately, with plenty of free resources available, there is no need to settle. We have compiled some of the best PowerPoint themes & templates.Tags: Presentation Speaking PowerPoint
- Citizen Designer : should graphic designers have social responsibility?
Milton Glaser often says, “Good design is good citizenship.” But does this mean making good design is an indispensable obligation to the society and culture in which designers are citizens? Or does it suggest that design has inherent…
- 16 Elegant Fonts For Great Ampersand Designs
Free Elegant Fonts with examples and font downloads, Great for Ampersand Font Design, typography Ideas and CSS3
- I was curious: Where did the phrase ‘beat you like a red-headed stepchild’ come from and what does it mean?
An interesting answer.