Designing for touchscreens

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The web design field is constantly changing and new technologies that give designers reasons to change their methods are often released. Touchscreen technologies have and will continue to greatly impact the web design industry, and if designers don’t incorporate new strategies, they’ll be left behind.

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Successful Business Card Design | How to Select the Perfect Font for your Business Card

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A business card’s font can say more about a business or individual than the actual words. In readers’ minds, the font develops a direct correlation to the function, defiance, professionalism and stability of a business. You want your business card to stand out so that it will be remarkable, and you want it to fit in to the businesslike expectations of your customers. The font you choose underwrites much to the perception of uniqueness and professionalism.

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Small Business Marketing | The Most Effective Social Media Marketing Tips

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As the heaviness of social media signals (Facebook likes, Google pluses, tweets, stumbles, pins) increase for marketers, it’s vital for any business to involve their community of fans and super-fans with shareable content. How we uphold relationships and communicate with each other both personally and professionally will never be the same because social media has made it all so much more accessible, effective and fun. For business owners and marketers, being successful in marketing through social media means figuring out how you can plug your brand into those things in a creative, fun and entertaining way that can result in helping to build both sympathy for and loyalty to your brand.

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Big List of the Best Color Scheme Tools Online

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With millions of colors at your disposal, finding the right combination can be tricky. Create a harmonious color scheme or match your colors to an image with these simple tools.

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Fifa World Cup 2014 Teams Jerseys in Flat Designs

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Today I am unfolding list of FIFA World Cup Brazil 2014 teams jerseys in flat designs by Pablo Alejandro Gomez, get to know what style jerseys would be worn by your country team and how the jerseys would look in their new and completely different appearance. Fasten your seat belts and gear up to gaze at the following!

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Top Web Design Tips | Vital Ideas to make your Website a Success

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How your website is laid out, what colors, fonts and pictures you use can mean the difference between success and disappointment. The key to great web design is really very simple: you’ve got to understand the general rules of good design and follow them, constantly. Your website is often the first contact people have with you and your business. That means it’s a make-or-break chance to turn a new visitor into a potential customer down the road. Some key things to focus on are making the site as easy to use and user-friendly as possible. It should also load swiftly and provide what the readers want right up front.

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The Flat Budapest Hotel

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Stumbled upon a brilliant infographic-style series of illustrations inspired by the Wes Anderson’s “The Grand Budapest Hotel” movie. Lorena G is, an art director, illustrator, and graphic designer based in Barcelona, managed to channel the specific aesthetics of The Grand Budapest Hotel and translate it into the ubiquitous flat design style.

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LIFT, design Mario Alessiani

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Lift is a collection consisting of a pot and a lamp designed for QuiEstPaul? by Mario Alessiani.

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Logo Design Guidelines | Vital Tips for Successful Business Logo Design

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Your logo is an immense part of your brand. We talk about things like your voice, your assignment, etc. that’s also a fragment of your brand, but your logo is plainly your mark. Brands invest in their logos because it has such a huge impact on how people distinguish their brand. Designing a new logo can be a mystifying process for business owners. There are many options to consider – colors, font selection, images, size, shape and etc., so when business owners are in the market to have a new logo developed; they are easily tempted to take some short cuts in order to save time and money. The truth is, most of these shortcut solutions will turn out to be neither economical nor fast, and may cause a ton of headaches down the road. Designing logos is just like any other type of design work; to be proficient you’ll need to pay attention to details.

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Small Business Branding Basics | Critical Branding Tips for Every Small Business

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Branding your small business is vital, especially in the current economy. But with so many means of communication these days and social networks on the increase, it’s hard to figure out the most effective strategy. A brand is the sums total of the involvements your customers and potential customers have with your company. A strong brand transfers what your company does, how it does it, and at the same time, establishes trust and credibility. A successful brand is one that is trusted and valued by its customers because of something that is steadily deliverable. Start-ups and small businesses are in an exclusive position to create valuable customer experiences.

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Ultimate Business Card Design | Tips for Designing a Forceful Business Card

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Although we’re working in paperless offices more and more, the modest business card is still a mainstay of business. If you haven’t got a card you can give out to potential clients or collaborators, you’re missing out on a key marketing opportunity. It’s always a great idea to carry some self-promotional material in your pocket, whether you’re appearing on a conference where networking is key, or for instances when you bump into an old friend who is now a possible business partner. A good business card should deliver the overall image of your business – not an easy task, considering the card measures only 2 inches by 3.5 inches. A business card can make or break a client’s first impression of your business. In fact, this little card makes as much of an impression as your individual appearance.

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Adobe Photoshop Tutorials For Photo Editing

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Want to learn how to edit and manipulating some photos? or even make an photo effects if your answer yes, then you have to learn Adobe Photoshop! in this post we present a collection of photoshop tutorials that can help you learn how to fix a photo also learn new techniques.

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Logo Design Significance | Why your Logo is the Cornerstone of your Brand

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Some business owners think that a logo design is both needless and out of their reach. They think it’s something for only huge corporations or fancy design companies. But the importance of a professional logo design for a small business can’t be underestimated. It is essential for any organization, especially small businesses to come up with a unique, eye-catching, and attractive logo because this serves as their symbol, one that will always remind an audience of what they are. The logo will become the business’ solitary identity and it is what sets them apart from other businesses. Branding is the innermost idea behind a logo design. How your customer experiences your brand will influence his decision to buy your product.

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Mavericks Expedition Tent, by Heimplanet

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The inflatable tent “MAVERICKS” by HEIMPLANET is a real fortress. Made to withstand wind forces up to 180 km/h. The multi-purpose tent is especially designed for extreme conditions. It can be used as basecamp or group tent for example. It offers an internal height of 2 meters and more then 13 square meters of space.

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