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As we all know, image editing software is a must in the digital age. You need your own image editor no matter if you have to create a web interface or to enhance and crop family photos. That’s why I consider that a list with the best editing application can be of a great help. As I always try my hands on new software out there. And following are my favorite four. Check them out. Pixelmator   If you have a Mac, I recommend you Pixelmator. It is a powerful and fast image editing software with a beautiful and intuitive interface. It also has layer support that allows you to organize the documents, varied painting tools and photo correction tools, which you will find very easy …

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E-Commerce is really hot nowadays, as it has become the most preferable and reliable bridge to buy and sell different things. Ecommerce is perfect for small businesses. And if you’re one of those who want to know, what can be done to make it more simple for the business? Then, the perfect answer is “content management system”. As we know there are lots of CMS options to choose from, and it is really difficult to select the right one, but if you are successful in getting the appropriate one, then you can be in the list of successful businessmen in no time. CMS is really easy to use with new exceptional plugins to manage everything related to selling and buying. Check out 5 of my …

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Does it ever happen when you are away and suddenly a great designing idea struck you, but you have forgotten all about it before you had the opportunity to apply them? Then, it’s time to have an iPhone! Once you got your iPhone you will discover that it is very useful not only for callings or surfing on Internet but for graphic design, too. All the graphic designers can take the advantages of this great tool now for their artwork. If we have to characterize iPhone in a few words we can say that it is a little device with endless capabilities. Let’s have a look at some apps that might draw your attention. 1. ZeptoPad   Your iPhone comes with the sketch pad tool …

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There are times when web stores are overloaded with art. For example, flash animations are used, which can slow a certain customer’s browser functionality. Other instances include designers to use color schemes, which are not favourable to shoppers. Usability and reliability are usually overlooked by professional web designers, who are usually more concerned in adding more creative elements to the website. Although, this is an advantage to most web designers, but trust me, it can be quite annoying for the customers, who just want to finish through their on-line shopping process. However, there are some tips and tricks, which can really help in designing web stores. Here are some tips on how you can attract visitors and improve conversation rates through practical and reliable design …

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Well, most of the times; the whitespace is left unused because some of the non-technical designers along with their clients consider the whitespace as the waste of valuable real estate of the screen. In reality whitespace, if utilized properly, can be used to enhance the fascination of your web design. Whitespace provides easier scanning of a website. It helps in making sure that visitors don’t get scared by huge amount of text. It provides the proper separation of the different elements without adding new ones like some visible boxes or lines. Trust me it really helps in keeping it clean, professional at the same time. So basically whitespace provide free, uncluttered and fresh feel to the website. Elegance and sophistication Sometimes, during print designing, clients …

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So you are thinking of designing a website?  Are you looking for something short and simple, but effective at the same time? Then the perfect choice for you will be non-other than single page websites. Single page design is a simple and authentic way to make a website truly stand out.  If you’re working with a relatively low amount of content and just a few pages, then the single-page format could be your best bet for a good-looking, simple site that’s still fully functional and engaging. Here are a few issues to address with this design.  First on deck is navigation.  Without ease of movement around the site, user satisfaction tends to wane – a predicament can be solved with the use of sticky headers …

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Are you, a web designer or an aspiring web designer? Web mastering has never been so much fun. Learning online for no cost has never been easier. And more accessible with the current availability of Podcasts.  Podcasts are great for web design and all other aspects of web work. It doesn’t matter whether you are just a beginner or already designing and making money online. The ability to look and learn always enhances your skills. In many aspects, they provide a means for you to be able to be among the greats while sitting in the comfort of your own home. Here are some of the current available podcasts. Browse around and get the feel of their antics. 1. B.Sparks courtesy of UIE   Jared Spool CEO of …

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