Awwwards - Blog Latests posts Sun, 23 Nov 2014 18:07:37 +0100 <![CDATA[Web UI Design Best Practices: FREE eBook]]> Web user interfaces are much more than buttons, menus and forms for users to fill out. They are the connection between the user and the experience;...]]> Thu, 20 Nov 2014 05:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Understanding Web UI Visual Hierarchy]]> More than being creative, a good artist must also consider subtleties like composition, colors, size, what to include, and — perhaps more importantly...]]> Tue, 18 Nov 2014 04:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[WANTED: 2015 Awwwards Jury]]> Believe it or not, 2014 is almost at an end. Let's not get too nostalgic as there is still so much to do! We must begin on one of our most important tasks...]]> Mon, 17 Nov 2014 12:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Download a Free Chapter of Case Studies Book: Final Promotion]]> We've learned something in the past few weeks: Designers are really hungry for brainfood.  The Paperback edition of 'Exciting Web Projects: Conception...]]> Fri, 14 Nov 2014 06:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Blast.js: Javascript Library for Creative and Safe Text Manipulation]]> Intro Typographers have always sought new ways to separate letters, break apart words, and reassemble sentences. Blast.js helps facilitate such typographic...]]> Thu, 13 Nov 2014 07:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[22 Inspiring TV and Movie Microsites]]> This is an ode to TV and movie microsites done right. We know how challenging it is for marketers and designers to create meaningful online experiences...]]> Wed, 12 Nov 2014 12:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[The Site of the Month for October goes to...]]> The nominees for October's Site of the Month were, as usual, fierce competitors. However, one site stood apart to steal the hearts and blow the...]]> Thu, 06 Nov 2014 12:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Awwwards Conference 2015 is Coming]]> Digital architects, pixel visionaries, and curators of dreams alike, come together at the Awwwards Conference to share with us their best-kept secrets,...]]> Wed, 05 Nov 2014 12:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[44 Useful Infographics for Web Designers]]> In spite of its relatively short history, web design is now a fully developed science, complete with a vast quantity of information both newbie and...]]> Mon, 03 Nov 2014 07:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Vote for the Site of the Month for October!]]> October is over which means we will be suddenly and overwhelmingly assaulted by Christmas music and tinsel at every turn. Oh, and it's time to vote...]]> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 12:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[63 Web UI Patterns From Today's Hottest Companies]]> The Web UI Design Patterns 2014 e-Book by our friends at UXPin takes examples from today’s most forward-thinking companies such as Pinterest,...]]> Mon, 27 Oct 2014 04:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[7 Overused Design Trends in 2014]]> Web design is like any other art form, it’s largely at the mercy of the zeitgeist possessing the industry experts of any given era. In other words,...]]> Thu, 23 Oct 2014 05:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Impressive Design Bundle by Creative Market with more than 100 Design Resources]]> Creative Market is one of the best places to buy and sell design resources like Photoshop actions, patterns, mock-ups, fonts, Wordpress...]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 05:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[A Spacecraft for All wins SOTM for September!]]> September gave us a ton of websites of extraordinary quality! The 6 contender site for Site of the Month are a true testament of the brains and...]]> Tue, 07 Oct 2014 05:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Vote for the Site of the Month for September!]]> Fall is here at last! Let's find out who will be crowned Site of the Month for September! Check out the nominees for SOTM September here. Remember,...]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 05:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Creating 3D Cube: A Practical Guide to Three.js with Live Demo]]> Have you ever created a 3D object using JavaScript? Of course, you might have done. But creating 3D with pure JavaScript requires a large amount of code,...]]> Tue, 23 Sep 2014 12:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Top 10 Web Design Topics of 2014]]> The "Web Design" category of general interest covers its fair share of ground. Informative articles on everything from UX to client management, to conversion...]]> Wed, 17 Sep 2014 04:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[How The Concept Of Minimalism in Web Design Came About And Why It Stayed]]> The extraordinary brashness (or rather, brash extraordinariness) of overtly stylized webs with all the bells and whistles on never arouses indifference...]]> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 07:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[The Site of the Month for August goes to...]]> The nominees for August's Site of the Month were all strong competitors for this month's award, but one site stood apart from the very beginning: To...]]> Mon, 08 Sep 2014 12:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[The Quick Learn Way to Creating a 3D Object With Babylon.js]]> 3D development is one of the hottest topics nowadays. Modern browsers have the capabilities that we would have never imagined 5 or 10 years ago. By taking...]]> Fri, 05 Sep 2014 04:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Awwwards: The Most Visited Online Awards Platform In The World]]> We wanted to share something with you that we are really excited and proud about... Awwwards just broke the 2,000 barrier on Alexa and we are currently...]]> Thu, 04 Sep 2014 12:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Vote for the Site of the Month for August!]]> August has come and gone, but don't dispair! Let's keep that summery feeling alive and find out who will be crowned Site of the Month for August! Check...]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[4 tools that enable small town designers to sell an idea to companies like Coca Cola]]> “Tools like FROONT, Webflow, Adobe Edge Reflow and Macaw enable small town designers to sell big ideas to Coca Cola. Making advanced web prototypes,...]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 04:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Barcelona Ruby Conference 2014]]> From September 11-13 you can visit the third edition of the Barcelona Ruby Conference, one of the biggest events to focus on this particular language....]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 04:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Contemporary Tattoos and their Inspiration]]> Its funny too see the different sources where contemporary tattoos get their inspiration from. We can observe a strong influence of geometric elements,...]]> Tue, 12 Aug 2014 06:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[OVER THE HILLS by Ultranoir (France) has won Site of the Month for July!]]> This month we have seen another incredibly close battle between all six of our contenders, but these two fantastic sites in particular fought to the...]]> Wed, 06 Aug 2014 12:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Vote for the Site of the Month for July!]]> Here we are again, about to find out which site you will choose for the prestigious Site of the Month competition. Check out the nominees for SOTM July here. Remember,...]]> Fri, 01 Aug 2014 10:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Awwwards Interviews - Simon Collison]]> Simon Collison is a designer who has worked in a variety of situations for bands, record labels, governments, polar explorers, and most other things....]]> Fri, 01 Aug 2014 09:57:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Retro Vintage Insignias: A Vector Freebie From Freepik]]> Once again we are here with another great collection of resources from Freepik to share with you - our amazing Awwwards community!...]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 05:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Mobile UI Design Patterns 2014: A Free Ebook from UXPin]]> One of the many free ebooks by UXPin, this guide will help you balance design with functionality as devices get smarter and consumers become more demanding. Luckily,...]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[SEO Tricks for One Page Websites]]> Love ‘em or hate ‘em, you can’t beat ‘em, so you might as well join ‘em. I’m of course referring to the sudden, and...]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 06:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Awwwards Interviews - AQuést (Italy)]]> Fabio and Michele came all the way from AQuést in Verona to spend time with Awwwards in Paris and to talk about how their restless souls...]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 08:46:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Awwwards Interviews - Bruce Lawson]]> Bruce Lawson co-wrote Introducing HTML5, the first book on HTML5 with Remy Sharp which was on the W3C Mobile Web App Best Practices Working...]]> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 12:45:00 +0200 <![CDATA[UX Design Blog and Resources to Follow Religiously]]> In this article, Chris Bank of UXPin – The UX Design App details some of his favorite product design blogs on the web, categorized by the type...]]> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 12:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Chaos and Color: Poster Inspiration Board]]> Once again we present another beautiful poster selection - visit our Pinterest board for an extensive library of awe-inspiring designs. Today, as you'll...]]> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 08:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Awwwards Interviews - UZIK (France)]]> Technology Dedicated to Design UZIK was founded in 2000 by Jean-Marie Tassy, a Polytechnique graduate (1994). From the start the agency was built...]]> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 12:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Current state and the future of HTML5 games]]> Browser games are, in the vast majority, developed using Flash technology, however more and more often we come across HTML5 productions. What is the reason...]]> Wed, 09 Jul 2014 08:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[The Site of the Month for June goes to...]]> June's SOTM didn't disappoint - the competition was fierce and the standards were set to an all-new high. The stand-out sites World of Swiss and Jam3...]]> Tue, 08 Jul 2014 10:54:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Awwwards Interviews - LOOP (Austria)]]> Michael John joined us in Paris to tell us a little about his company LOOP, an award winning interactive agency working for leading brands worldwide. The...]]> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 12:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Generate Conference 2014 New York]]> On Friday June 20th Awwwards attended Generate Conference in New York City. It's the first time Generate Conference has been hosted in New York, held...]]> Fri, 04 Jul 2014 07:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Outdated Browser: A New Plugin To Avoid Old Browsers]]> Here comes a useful tool from our friends at Bürocratik - Outdated Browser. This tiny plugin runs checks and lets you know...]]> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 11:29:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Vote for your Site Of The Month for June and Win a Fantastic Agency Survival Kit!]]> Here we are again, about to find out which site you will choose for the prestigious Site of the Month competition. Check out the nominees for SOTM June here. Remember,...]]> Wed, 02 Jul 2014 12:23:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Awwwards Interviews - ShiftBrain (Japan)]]> Keitaro Suzuki, Art Director and Head of Web Design, UI, UX at ShiftBrain, Japan, spent some time telling us about the design scene in his country, and...]]> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 12:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Awwwards Interviews - Hello Monday (Denmark)]]> Jakob Kahlen, Partner and Creative Director of Hello Monday, took time out of the busy conference schedule to tell us a little about what life is like...]]> Mon, 23 Jun 2014 12:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Atypical By Pawel Nolbert]]> Pawel Nolbert is a multidisciplinary artist and designer. He has created visual work for brands like Google, Verizon, Adobe, Nike, Sony, Polaroid,...]]> Tue, 17 Jun 2014 12:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Awwwards #LoveDays Conference 2014 - Rachel Andrew]]> Rachel Andrew, writer, speaker, web developer, and co-creator of Perch CMS, shared with us her thoughts on the possibilities that await us by way of...]]> Mon, 16 Jun 2014 12:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Awwwards #LoveDays Conference 2014 - The Standardistas]]> We welcomed Christopher Murphyand Nicklas de Leon Persson to the stage in Paris so that they could ask us some important questions and share some...]]> Fri, 13 Jun 2014 12:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Visual Tools To Aid Your Daily Inspirational Process]]> Today we have gathered together a small but interesting toolkit which is going to help you find and harness the inspiration you need on a daily basis....]]> Wed, 11 Jun 2014 03:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[The Site of the Month for May Goes To...]]> The Awwwards community came together in an almost unanimous decision to award the Site of the Month title to Sortie en mer (a trip out to sea) by CLM...]]> Tue, 10 Jun 2014 12:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Productivity App for iOS 7.0]]> ]]> Mon, 09 Jun 2014 12:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[The Guide to Wireframing For Designers: A Free Ebook from UXPin.]]> One of many free ebooks by UXPin, this is a mustread reference for product teams. 100+ pages of examples, comparisons, frameworks, references and insights...]]> Mon, 09 Jun 2014 03:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Awwwards #LoveDays Conference 2014 - Peter Smart]]> Peter Smart is an award-winning designer, speaker and writer from the UK, working with global organisations to drive innovation through user-centred...]]> Fri, 06 Jun 2014 12:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[The Rise of The Scrolling Site]]> In 10 short years, the web has evolved from a collection of barebones informational sites, to a vast world of interactive experiences, immense social networks,...]]> Thu, 05 Jun 2014 12:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Vector Pack Freebies for Summer!]]> Summer is just around the corner which means you're probably working on your summer branding right now for flyers, banners, etc. If that's the case, what...]]> Tue, 03 Jun 2014 12:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Vote For Your Site Of The Month For May!]]> It's that time of the month again. Who are you going to elect as victor for this month's Site of the Month competition? Just click here to vote for...]]> Mon, 02 Jun 2014 05:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Awwwards #LoveDays Conference 2014 - Aaron Gustafson]]> Aaron Gustafson is the Founder and Principal Consultant of Easy! Designs, a web development consultancy. He is also Group Manager of the Web Standards...]]> Fri, 30 May 2014 06:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Mazwai: Free High Quality Video Stock that will Impress You]]> Mazwai is a new stock video which only selects the very best of free videos online. The purpose of Mazwai is to help every web designer, creative,...]]> Wed, 28 May 2014 09:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Free Typography App for iOS, Android and Web]]> ]]> Tue, 27 May 2014 09:34:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Title Case: The Office of Typographic Artisans]]> ]]> Fri, 23 May 2014 12:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[The Best Agencies In London : An Epicenter Of The Web Industry]]> London is one of the most important web hubs of our time; it's one of those places where cultures and trends aren't followed, but born. As you'd expect...]]> Thu, 22 May 2014 04:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Awwwards #LoveDays Conference 2014 - Simon Collison]]> Simon Collison joined us in Paris to give his talk, Old Dogs, New Tricks. Simon is a designer who has worked in a variety of situations for...]]> Wed, 21 May 2014 05:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Swipes App]]> "Work smart, save time, achieve more" is the Swipes credo. This handy application lets you organize your day with ease, allowing you to snooze non-critical...]]> Tue, 20 May 2014 09:46:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Awwwards #LoveDays Conference 2014 - Bruce Lawson]]> Awwwards #LoveDays Conference 2014 - Bruce Lawson from awwwards on Vimeo. Bruce Lawson, open web standards evangelist at Opera, joined us in Paris...]]> Fri, 16 May 2014 06:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[A Versatile 21:9 Panoramic Monitor for Designers]]> Welcome to the first in a series of reviews we have lined up for you. We will be checking out a range of tech products specifically designed to make...]]> Tue, 13 May 2014 12:01:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Awwwards Interviews - Creuna (Norway)]]> Creuna is one of the most important interactive agencies in the Nordic region with over 330 employees across Norway, Denmark, Sweden, and Finland. Creuna...]]> Mon, 12 May 2014 04:08:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Vincent Gschwindermann from Antistatique]]> Vincent Gschwindermann is a visual designer at Antistatique, a web agency based in Lausanne, Switzerland, specializing in e-commerce solutions. Antistatique's...]]> Fri, 09 May 2014 12:26:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Learn Web Design and Mobile Development with Treehouse: A Free Month for Awwwards Users]]> Our friends at Treehouse have created a special offer for all Awwwards users - a month's free access to all of their courses! Sign up for your first...]]> Fri, 09 May 2014 01:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[The Site of the Month for April Goes To...]]> In a landslide win, the Awwwards jury and community have decided to award the Site of the Month for April to the project developed by Werkstatt and CLM...]]> Wed, 07 May 2014 12:28:00 +0200 <![CDATA[PixelMogul Game: A Case Study by ala]]> PixelMogul is a pixel-style game for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch by the Swiss studio ala pixel LLC. The objective of the game is to own all buildings in...]]> Wed, 07 May 2014 01:03:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Awwwards Interviews - Bürocratik (Portugal)]]> Here you have an interview from our friends at Burocratik - a creative agency specializing in brand-identity and digital-design. Straight from Coimbra...]]> Tue, 06 May 2014 05:16:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Inside's New Productized Content Experience]]> For the past 20 years, InStyle has amassed a deep well of celeb-focused fashion and beauty editorial and content. The brand believes in the power...]]> Mon, 05 May 2014 12:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Awwwards #LoveDays Conference 2014 - Ultranoir]]> Awwwards #LoveDays Conference 2014 - Ultranoir from awwwards on Vimeo. JB Grasset, Mathilde Vandier and Nathan Gordon from Ultranoir, Paris joined...]]> Fri, 02 May 2014 01:45:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Vote for the Site of the Month for April]]> As always the time has flown and here we are at the beginning of a new month. It's down to you to choose which of these 6 spectacular sites will win the...]]> Thu, 01 May 2014 12:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Web Animation Infographics: A Map of the Best Animation Libraries for JavaScript and CSS3 plus Performance Tips]]> Today we have decided to showcase a 'map' of the current state of web animation by compiling highly regarded libraries, frameworks and plugins based on...]]> Wed, 30 Apr 2014 09:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Awwwards #LoveDays Conference 2014 - Anonymous]]> Anonymous is a digital production company based in Paris, France. During the Awwwards #LoveDays Conference in Paris, Léo Chéron, tech...]]> Sat, 26 Apr 2014 12:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Awwwards #LoveDays Conference 2014 - Hello Monday]]> Hello Monday is a Digital Creative Agency on a mission to turn the worst day of the week into the best one. They create joyful digital experiences...]]> Sat, 26 Apr 2014 06:41:00 +0200 <![CDATA[FOWD London 2014]]> Awwwards made a trip to London for the 8th annual FOWD gathering in London. Walking into the grounds of The Brewery on a sunny spring morning, the...]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 09:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[The Ultimate Trends for UI Inspiration: Animated Concepts, Menus, SVG graphics and more]]> We are back with an inspiring selection of User Interface elements such as music widgets, calendars, slideshows, and more. As per usual, there are many,...]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 12:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Awwwards Interviews: Kris Hermansson & Franc Cheetham from Resn]]> Today we bring you an interview from our friends from Resn. We interviewed Kris and Franc, along with many others, at our #LoveDays Conference in...]]> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 09:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Volkswagen Sportscars wins Site of the Month for March]]> In a landslide win, the Awwwards jury and community have decided to award the Site of the Month for March to the project carried out by DDB Paris, in collaboration...]]> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 03:39:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Awwwards Interviews: JB Grasset talks to us about Ultranoir]]> The Awwwards LoveDays Conference proved to be two of the most inspiring days for all of the team. We had the opportunity to meet and interview some of...]]> Tue, 08 Apr 2014 08:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[ Redesign: A Case Study by Code and Theory]]> Every global brand faces a unique challenge in digital. Its main website has to translate its message and offerings to an international audience, but the...]]> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 06:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Vote for the Site of the Month for March!]]> Here we are again! It's time to vote for your favorite Site of the Month from March. Make your vote count and three of you can win with a copy...]]> Tue, 01 Apr 2014 10:54:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Who are the New Creatives?]]> When Adobe hit the one-million-subscriber mark for Creative Cloud they invited "The New Creatives", creative minds from all over the internet...]]> Tue, 01 Apr 2014 06:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Fun Freebies - Hipster Vector Backgrounds from Freepik]]> Our friends at Freepik have, once more, launched a special freebie for all Awwwards users! The pack features a collection of illustrated vector...]]> Thu, 27 Mar 2014 12:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Awwwards Interviews - Jaromir Fojcik from CreativeStyle (Germany)]]> Creativestyle is an interactive agency with years of experience and origins in Germany. The company is present on the e-commerce market since 2001....]]> Tue, 25 Mar 2014 12:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[8 Brilliant Interactive Marketing Campaigns]]> Could you use an inspiration boost? These interactive marketing campaigns will do the trick. The following companies not only engage but also wow consumers...]]> Tue, 25 Mar 2014 08:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Awwwards Interviews - Robert Bue from Good Morning]]> Good Morning is a full service digital agency that specializes in design, creativity, strategy and technical services. The company was founded in 2010...]]> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 12:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[PSD2HTML Giveaway Worth $1000]]> Today we are excited to bring you an amazing giveaway from our friends at PSD2HTML®. If you could use some professional help with your web development...]]> Mon, 17 Mar 2014 08:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[20 Creative Solutions for Fashion Websites]]>  You don't need to be a follower of fashion to appreciate the staggering creativity of the fashion industry. We're think you'll agree that it's worthwhile...]]> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 08:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[The Site of the Month goes Head-to-Head to the very End]]> The race for Site of the Month, February has been one of the most closely fought battles in a very long time. Finally, by a handful of votes, Flat Design...]]> Tue, 11 Mar 2014 04:58:00 +0100 <![CDATA[The 100 Greatest Free Fonts for 2014]]> Here we are, once again, with our now-famous selection of the top 100 free fonts for 2014. This year we have only selected fonts published or updated in...]]> Wed, 05 Mar 2014 12:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Vote for the Site of the Month for February and win an ebook collection!]]> As always the time has flown and here we are at the end of the month. It’s down to you to choose which of these 6 spectacular sites will win the...]]> Mon, 03 Mar 2014 03:07:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Fixed Navigation Bars: Pros and Cons]]> Fixed or “sticky” navigation bars are a prevalent trend in some of the most shockingly beautiful sites across the web. These benignly...]]> Thu, 27 Feb 2014 07:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Some Handy Tools for Designers & Web Developers]]> Menial and repetitive tasks kill time and productivity. If there are tools that help us overcome these why not go ahead and use them? Any tools that help...]]> Wed, 26 Feb 2014 10:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Do you want a 10% discount for The Future of Web Design 2014?]]> From 7th-9th April in The Brewery, London, will play host to the 8th annual Future of Web Design conference; aside from a truly stellar panel of speakers,...]]> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 09:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[GIVEAWAY - Win a "Startup Design Framework" by Designmodo worth $249!]]> Check out "Startup", an exceptional framework by Designmodo, which helps you design your websites quickly and easily. Based on a system...]]> Wed, 19 Feb 2014 12:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Awwwards #LoveDays Paris 2013 - The Winners]]> Billed as two romantic and inspiring days for passionate web designers, the Awwwards #LoveDays Conference more than fulfilled our expectations. The iconic...]]> Wed, 19 Feb 2014 01:14:00 +0100 <![CDATA[A Journey Through Middle-earth wins Site of the Month for January]]> Once again we have to pleasure to announce that the Site of the Month for January is: A Journey Through Middle-earth by North Kingdom, Schimpanz and DinahMoe...]]> Fri, 07 Feb 2014 12:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[170 Valentine's Day Vectorial Resources from Freepik]]> Our friends from one again have released a fantastic Valentine's Day Mega Pack specially created to help you with your designs inspired...]]> Tue, 04 Feb 2014 12:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[The Site of the Year Users' Choice award goes to...]]> Awwwards users from all over the world have spoken - the winner of this year's Site of the Year Users' Choice is... 24 Hours of Happy! Huge congratulations...]]> Thu, 30 Jan 2014 11:21:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Harmonious Relations between Past and Present in Web Design]]> Can one assume that the past, the present, and the future can live in parallel realities that cross paths from time to time? The way we perceive reality...]]> Wed, 29 Jan 2014 07:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[The Awwwards #LoveDays conference is coming!]]> The Awwwards #LoveDays Conference, romantic and inspiring days for passionate web designers, is almost here! We are bringing together well-known web designers,...]]> Fri, 24 Jan 2014 12:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[See who made it onto our exclusive jury for 2014!]]> Today we have the pleasure of revealing the names of the brand new judges in the knowledge that they will fulfill their responsibilities with the greatest...]]> Thu, 23 Jan 2014 01:40:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Win 2 Free Tickets to Beyond Tellerrand 2014]]> Today we have an awesome giveaway: 2 tickets to the Beyond Tellerrand 2014 conference, valued at €249, taking place in the Capitol Theatre,...]]> Mon, 20 Jan 2014 12:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[24 HOURS OF HAPPY wins Site of the Month for DECEMBER]]>  It's with great pleasure we present to you the Site of the Month for December "24 HOURS OF HAPPY" the incredible creation from Anonymous, Iconoclast...]]> Thu, 09 Jan 2014 06:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Great Collection of Free Vector Icons and Pictograms for Interfaces and Responsive Web Design]]> Presenting an amazing selection of free vectorial icons, flat icons, line icons and pictograms, especially designed for UI elements....]]> Wed, 08 Jan 2014 09:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Vote for the Site of the Month for December and win an ebook!]]> As always the time has flown and here we are at the end of the month. It’s down to you to choose which of these 6 spectacular sites will win the...]]> Tue, 31 Dec 2013 04:41:00 +0100 <![CDATA[WANTED: 2014 Awwwards Jury]]> As 2013 draws to a close so does our talent search. We are giving you the chance to join one of our TWO prestigious Awwwards juries for 2014 - the Website...]]> Thu, 19 Dec 2013 12:14:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Christmas Giveaway: Win a Set of Magnets with your Best Instagram Moments!]]> Hi all! Today we have a special Christmas gift for a lucky few thanks to our friends at Picpack. We are giving away 12 magnets which have been personalized...]]> Fri, 13 Dec 2013 12:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[30 Examples of Illustration Styles in Web Design]]> Illustration can turn an average website into something really unique, something which identifies and communicates the brand message, and something with...]]> Wed, 11 Dec 2013 12:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[ENJOY YOUR PRIVACY wins Site of the Month for NOVEMBER]]> After yet another month of intense competition, the results of the Site of the Month competition are finally in. It is our pleasure to announce that “Enjoy...]]> Mon, 09 Dec 2013 02:02:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Christmas-themed Graphic Resources and Christmas Card Freebies]]> We imagine you're getting ready to send holiday greetings to your most loyal clients, or adding a Christmassy touch to your website. We imagine you've...]]> Thu, 05 Dec 2013 06:43:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Maybelline New York “The Girl With The Big Eyes” written by Code and Theory]]> Today we present a case study developed by the Code and Theory agency from New York. Sal Barone, Creative Director, walks us through the creative process...]]> Wed, 04 Dec 2013 09:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Free 20 Customizable Flat Style Christmas Cards from Freepik]]> Our friends from have released a fantastic Christmas Card Pack specially created to give Awwwards users a helping hand in spreading their Christmas...]]> Tue, 03 Dec 2013 10:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Vote for the Site of the Month for November and win an ebook!]]> As always the time has flown and here we are at the end of the month. It’s down to you to choose which of these 6 spectacular sites will win the...]]> Mon, 02 Dec 2013 12:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[2D or not 2D]]> 2D or not 2D is the collaborative work of make-up artist Valeriya Kutsan and photographer Alexander Khokhlov. They were inspired by two-dimensional posters...]]> Mon, 25 Nov 2013 12:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Introducing the Developer Award]]> There’s a new web award celebrating websites that seek to balance innovative design with quality code. In conjunction with Internet Explorer, we...]]> Wed, 20 Nov 2013 06:05:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Interview with Tomáš Silný, Creative director and Web designer at PositiveZero]]> It isn't easy being a web designer. It requires extensive training in a multitude of disciplines. Through our interviews, we attempt to seek out those...]]> Thu, 14 Nov 2013 06:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Web Design Studios Trends: What style have they used for their own sites?]]> It is always interesting to see what design the creative directors, designers, and agencies have come up with for their own sites; these people who, after...]]> Wed, 13 Nov 2013 12:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Creative Code: CSS, JavaScript, WebGL and Three.js Experiments]]> What is a Creative Coder? A Creative Coder can be described as an explosive combination of designer-programmer whose main focus is on animation, interactivity,...]]> Thu, 07 Nov 2013 10:21:00 +0100 <![CDATA[GRAVITY wins Site of the Month for October]]> This month we have seen another incredibly close battle between all six of our contenders, but these three fantastic sites in particular fought to the...]]> Wed, 06 Nov 2013 11:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[An Interview with Keitaro Suzuki, Designer at SHIFTBRAIN Inc.]]> Here at Awwwards we are passionate about culture, design, and Japanese technologies. We imagine we are not the only designers fascinated by the world in...]]> Mon, 04 Nov 2013 11:54:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Vote on the Site of the Month for October]]> As always the time has flown and here we are at the end of the month. It’s down to you to choose which of these 6 spectacular sites will win the...]]> Thu, 31 Oct 2013 11:02:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Infographic: Responsive Images Problems and Solutions]]> How are we supposed to deal with responsive images? We in the web community ask ourselves this very question time and time again to no avail. Just when...]]> Tue, 29 Oct 2013 22:08:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Day of the Dead Illustrations]]> The Day of the Dead, "El Día de Muertos" is a Mexican celebration with pre-Hispanic roots. Coinciding with other catholic celebrations, the Day...]]> Tue, 29 Oct 2013 12:26:00 +0100 <![CDATA[The Fusion of Skateboarding and Illustration]]> Skateboard illustration forms part of the urban art scene; it’s one of the most interesting and prolific artistic expressions around. The techniques...]]> Thu, 24 Oct 2013 11:39:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Delve Into the World of One Page Websites]]> In this fast paced world, people dread anything that is time consuming. Thus websites providing necessary and lucid information become indispensible. For...]]> Wed, 23 Oct 2013 06:25:00 +0200 <![CDATA[15 Inspiring Videos for Web Designers]]> There is a recurring tendency among many web designers, developers, and agencies to get stuck in the occasional rut, become stagnant, and sometimes even...]]> Wed, 16 Oct 2013 03:04:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Less, But Better: Dieter Rams’s Influence on Today’s UI Design]]> Dieter Rams German industrial designer born in 1932, has become one of the most recognized and influential designers of the 20th Century. A firm believer...]]> Mon, 14 Oct 2013 11:38:00 +0200 <![CDATA[6 Examples of Desktop Sites Synced with Mobile Devices]]> In the past few months we have seen some great examples of desktop websites synced with mobile devices. Many of them are games that use a smartphone or...]]> Thu, 10 Oct 2013 05:39:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Brilliant Uses of Texture in Website Design And Some Resources]]> Yes, it’s true that flat design is taking over the world one long shadow icon at a time, but there’s still hope for all you texture lovers. The use...]]> Wed, 09 Oct 2013 11:53:00 +0200 <![CDATA[JUST A REFLEKTOR has won Site of the Month for September]]> We have witnessed a ferocious battle between three incredible sites all in the running to become Site of the Month. The contenders were: “WWF- 40 ans...]]> Tue, 08 Oct 2013 11:46:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Improve your Web-Design Lifestyle with these Cool Gadgets]]> How do you imagine typical web designers of today? We could describe them as insatiable collectors of the latest gadgets and gizmos, always dressed in...]]> Fri, 04 Oct 2013 12:20:00 +0200 <![CDATA[The Age of Engagement]]> You’re kidding yourself if you think we’re still in the Information Age. There is so much information out there that if you’re like me, you spend...]]> Thu, 03 Oct 2013 07:09:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Responsive Typography: A Roundup of the Best Articles and Tutorials]]> Everything changes. But the internet is one of the fastest changing things in the world. It is mobile now, not static. That's why the topic of RWD (responsive...]]> Wed, 02 Oct 2013 07:38:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Vote on the Site of the Month for September]]> As September drew to a close, we had the opportunity to look back on a month of projects of the absolute highest quality. For the Awwwards team, it has...]]> Tue, 01 Oct 2013 12:03:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Creative Calendar Designs]]> The task of designing a calendar can be a tough yet gratifying one. Coming up is a series of calendars whose originality, esthetics, and remarkable design...]]> Thu, 26 Sep 2013 07:29:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Inspirational Paper Illustration]]> Creating illustrations on paper can be a tedious job, you can spend hours cutting and composing with colored cardboard using all manner of techniques in...]]> Mon, 23 Sep 2013 07:39:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Grand Designs for Small Workspaces: The freelancer’s dream office]]> Nowadays you don’t need to be a huge agency with a state-of-the-art, no-expense-spared office to show off your creative side. These days we come across...]]> Wed, 18 Sep 2013 07:55:00 +0200 <![CDATA[20 extremely creative web layouts]]> Today we aren't going to go on about those websites which are technically on point and whose graphic design and typography are seamless. No, today, we...]]> Tue, 17 Sep 2013 10:30:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Basiliq Freehand UI Kit: A Free Set Of Icons For Mockups]]> We present to you an interesting UI Kit for Interface Designers, you will enjoy Basiliq, a Free UI Kit created with more than three hundred design elements...]]> Fri, 13 Sep 2013 11:54:00 +0200 <![CDATA[The Forgotten Beauty of Vinyl Album Cover Art]]> Long before the digital era and the design disciplines that emerged with it, there was a unique canvas, reaching a visual audience of millions; every designer...]]> Thu, 12 Sep 2013 09:59:00 +0200 <![CDATA[30+ Stunning Typography Pinterest Boards to Follow]]> I'm a typography maniac! I adore beautiful lettering and fonts. That's why I always look for typography inspiration. I’ve recently opened a Pinterest...]]> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 12:30:00 +0200 <![CDATA[20 + Cute Online Shops]]> Let's do a quiz. What are the ads (magazine ads, television ads, banners, whatever) that impressed you most of all? We bet many of them are funny, crazy,...]]> Tue, 10 Sep 2013 09:04:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Website design inspired by iconic posters]]> Designing a poster is not worlds away from designing a website, or rather, a micro-site. The fundamental principles remain the same: astound and captivate...]]> Mon, 09 Sep 2013 02:07:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Hotelstyle by Aquest (Italy) has won Site of the Month for August!]]> And the best site this month goes to... "Hotelstyle"! A site developed by the Italian agency Aquest narrowly beat the second-place site "Sonia", developed...]]> Fri, 06 Sep 2013 11:33:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Comic Sans: it's a Love-Hate relationship]]> There are many people around the world who hate Comic Sans with an firey passion despite, at the same time, loving it so very dearly. Not even its creator,...]]> Thu, 05 Sep 2013 03:02:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Stunning Stationery and Branding Projects]]> There's nothing better than exploring blogs and portfolios in search of visual identity; the possibilities of stationery creativity are endless. Visual...]]> Wed, 04 Sep 2013 13:46:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Awesome High Resolution Photos for Free]]> Experienced designers know how difficult it is to find quality photographs with in high resolution. Try finding that type of image for free and it’s...]]> Tue, 03 Sep 2013 05:29:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Vote on the Site of the Month for August]]> The 6 highest-scoring sites each month are nominated for “Site of the Month” and reviewed by the jury a second time. By voting for your favorite...]]> Mon, 02 Sep 2013 11:50:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Site of the Month July 2013: Tool of North America]]> This month of July has given us a whole bunch of websites of extraordinary technical quality. The close-run struggle between the 6 sites that were up for...]]> Thu, 08 Aug 2013 11:34:00 +0200 <![CDATA[50 Awesome Websites with Extraordinary Geometry Elements]]> Geometric shapes are popular as design, navigation elements, framing components or just a way to draw users’ attention to some parts of the site....]]> Wed, 07 Aug 2013 14:31:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Editorial Illustrations by Kasia Smolarek]]> Kasia Smolarek is a Graphic Designer from Poland who specializes in editorial design. These two series show her illustrational talents featuring fairy...]]> Tue, 06 Aug 2013 13:39:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Interview with Paul Boag, Web Designer & Digital Strategist]]> Paul Boag is the creative director at Headscape and co-founder. He is web designer & digital strategist, but also blogger, speaker, author and podcaster. Paul...]]> Fri, 02 Aug 2013 13:43:00 +0200 <![CDATA[10 Web Fonts You Might Not Know About But Should]]> With the typographical landscape for web rapidly expanding, it’s becoming easier for designers to integrate a vast arsenal of custom type choices...]]> Thu, 01 Aug 2013 13:38:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Vote on the Site of the Month for July]]> The 6 highest-scoring sites each month are nominated for “Site of the Month” and reviewed by the jury a second time. By voting for your favorite...]]> Wed, 31 Jul 2013 09:13:00 +0200 <![CDATA[How to Clean all those Fingerprints and Marks on our Device’s Screens with a Web App?]]> Two young English entrepreneurs have created a brilliantly simple and original website that they hope will be bookmarked on every single internet connected...]]> Tue, 30 Jul 2013 12:52:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Innovative Geometric Tattoo Inspiration]]> In almost every craft there is a line or a limit where, whatever the discipline, be it finishing a musical instrument or decorating a cake, it becomes...]]> Thu, 25 Jul 2013 13:35:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Bootstrap Customization: Themes, UI Patterns and Tools]]> Everyone loves Bootstrap, the front-end framework created by Twitter, because it’s easy to set up, it magically creates a responsive version, great for...]]> Wed, 24 Jul 2013 13:53:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Cool 'Cool' Websites for Summertime: Selected Websites]]> With the summer heat (we live in the northern hemisphere) and the sun beating down, nothing makes us happier when surfing the web than discovering sites...]]> Tue, 23 Jul 2013 01:47:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Flat Long Shadows: Step-by-step Tutorial, Resources and Examples]]> Within the flat design trend on the rise at the moment, especially in this world of the web, one thing that stands out is the use of long flat shadows,...]]> Thu, 18 Jul 2013 09:40:00 +0200 <![CDATA[The acid humor of Mexican illustrator Eduardo Salles]]> Eduardo Salles, aka Sallesino, is a young illustrator, copywriter and designer with an acid style and humor. He has a formula which encapsulates his ironic...]]> Tue, 16 Jul 2013 11:59:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Lettering Process on Video: Nairone's Visual Identity for Workshop Paris]]> Nairone is a young but talented graphic designer and freelance illustrator based in Paris. He created the visual identity for the bar restaurant Workshop...]]> Mon, 15 Jul 2013 06:33:00 +0200 <![CDATA[SEO optimization for Parallax Scrolling Websites]]> If you work in web design and don’t live under a rock, you’ve probably heard about the Parallax Scrolling effect. This effect has been all...]]> Thu, 11 Jul 2013 05:01:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Web Case Study: Fulfilling the Need for a Unique Approach to College Recruitment]]> Creative Approach was designed as a platform for Drexel University’s new brand voice: a voice that embodies rebellion, authenticity...]]> Wed, 10 Jul 2013 06:49:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Site of the Month June 2013: 'The Kings of Summer' Tumblr Site]]> Three teenage friends, in the ultimate act of independence, decide to spend their summer building a house in the woods and living off the land. Utilizing...]]> Tue, 09 Jul 2013 01:38:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Interview with Addy Osmani, Developer Programs Engineer at Google]]> Addy Osmani tells us what it’s like to create the future of the web. Martha went to meet the developer relations wizard at Google HQ in London. Personal...]]> Mon, 08 Jul 2013 06:21:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Flat Design: An In-Depth Look]]> Flat Design or Flat UI has been one of the most talked about trends in web and user interface design this year. It has frequently been compared with skeuomorphic...]]> Thu, 04 Jul 2013 06:44:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Case Study: Aquardens]]> Since 2012 Aquardens has been one of the largest watering places and spas in Europe, located close to Lake Garda amongst the amazing vineyards of Valpolicella...]]> Wed, 03 Jul 2013 06:35:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Unlikely Opponents]]> Danilo Agutoli is an Italian freelance illustrator currently based in Stockholm, Sweden. Throughout his career he has worked for some great brands including...]]> Tue, 02 Jul 2013 03:28:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Vote on the Site of the Month for June]]> The 6 highest-scoring sites each month are nominated for “Site of the Month” and reviewed by the jury a second time. By voting for your favorite...]]> Mon, 01 Jul 2013 05:32:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Weekend Roundup #2]]> In this second issue of Roundup you have the chance to win one of 3 annual subscriptions to PixelKit: Premium UI Kits and Design Resources. Plus, as every...]]> Fri, 28 Jun 2013 03:48:00 +0200 <![CDATA[The Secret Life of Heroes. Pop Art Illustrations]]> What do our favorite superheroes and villains get up to when we can’t see them? Are they as super as they seem? Grégoire Guillemin decided to explode...]]> Thu, 27 Jun 2013 08:41:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Case Study: Escape Flight, by B-Reel]]> After creating mind reading toys/tools and an experimental e-commerce system as side projects, B-Reel’s New York office decided to take action and put...]]> Wed, 26 Jun 2013 06:39:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Weekend Roundup #1]]> Today we bring you the first in a new series on the Awwwards blog. Every Friday we'll round up the freshest news of the week. The selection will be taken...]]> Fri, 21 Jun 2013 04:28:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Lowbrow Art]]> Lowbrow Art a.k.a. Pop Surrealism is an underground pop-art movement which originated in Los Angeles, California in the 70s. The term was coined by Robert...]]> Thu, 20 Jun 2013 05:24:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Case Study: Creating a Website for a Cycling Legend]]> We consider websites a great medium for telling someone’s story, be it a brand, company, a person or an idea. Not only are we able to use all the conventional...]]> Wed, 19 Jun 2013 05:14:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Do you want to be an Awwwards Author?]]> Our aim is to provide designers and web developers around the world with inspiration, useful resources and quality material. This, of course, takes time,...]]> Tue, 18 Jun 2013 03:16:00 +0200 <![CDATA[The Sharing Economy: Awwwards at LeWeb London 2013]]> Last week I went along to LeWeb London for the first time. The tech conference is Europe’s largest, bringing together industry leaders, entrepreneurs,...]]> Fri, 14 Jun 2013 04:50:00 +0200 <![CDATA[CSSmatic, the Great Visual CSS3 Tool]]> Today we present a useful tool for your CSS styles: CSSmatic makes it easier to code new features in CSS3 such as borders, shadows, textures...]]> Wed, 12 Jun 2013 06:22:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Case Study: The Air Jordan 2012, by Blast Radius]]> The Air Jordan 2012 campaign goal was to fly consumers into the world of basketball’s first fully customizable shoe. The immersive experience was built...]]> Wed, 12 Jun 2013 05:02:00 +0200 <![CDATA[25 Examples of Creative Vector images in Web Design]]> Giving a website personality is probably one of the most important questions before beginning development on any project. Sometimes a good photo or...]]> Mon, 10 Jun 2013 06:18:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Strange Beauties: Illustrations by Jen Mann]]> Jen Mann is an emerging Canadian artist from Toronto, Ontario. Today we invite you to discover her work, with a featured collection of her illustrations:...]]> Mon, 10 Jun 2013 04:41:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Site of the Month May 2013: Chrome Super Sync Sports]]> The month of May has brought us as Site of the Month winner a joint project created by Google Creative Labs in collaboration with Rafaël Rozendaal,...]]> Fri, 07 Jun 2013 02:16:00 +0200 <![CDATA[20 Best Websites with Parallax Scrolling of 2013]]> Parallax scroll has become mainstream, Ian Coyle created the very first parallax website for Nike "Nike Better World" on 2011, nowadays it is overused...]]> Thu, 06 Jun 2013 05:24:00 +0200 <![CDATA[What Happened at Beyond Tellerrand 2013]]> On May 27 and 28, I had the chance to attend the Beyond Tellerrand 2013 conference. It is an affordable web design and development event organized by Marc...]]> Wed, 05 Jun 2013 04:32:00 +0200 <![CDATA[The Impressive Showcase of SEMI-PERMANENT Sydney 2013]]> Semi Permanent was started in Sydney in 2003 by Australians Andrew Johnstone and Murray Bell and has since become an international annual conference,...]]> Tue, 04 Jun 2013 04:24:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Inspirational Packaging for Web Designers]]> Packaging is always inspirational. It's one of our favorite subjects, perhaps because it's about real materials, something web designers don't get to enjoy...]]> Mon, 03 Jun 2013 06:32:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Vote on the Site of the Month for May]]> The 6 highest-scoring sites each month are nominated for “Site of the Month” and reviewed by the jury a second time. By voting for your favorite...]]> Fri, 31 May 2013 03:30:00 +0200 <![CDATA[How to Optimize your Website for Global Users]]> The World Wide Web gives anyone the chance to reach a truly global audience. But there's a lot more to successfully doing so than simply setting up a single...]]> Thu, 30 May 2013 07:32:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Franz Caduc talks to Awwwards about LeWeb]]> Franz Caduc is Director of Strategy at Reed Midem and the new Managing Director of LeWeb, Europe's biggest tech conference. He talked to us about...]]> Thu, 30 May 2013 05:39:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Case Study: Designing the NABIS Films Experience]]> Today we present a different Case Study from the last one we brought you, focussing not on the technical aspects of a project but on the design process. We...]]> Wed, 29 May 2013 05:13:00 +0200 <![CDATA[20 HTML5 Video Websites Examples and Resources]]> These days embedding video in a website is very easy, the <video> element in HTML5 is compatible with almost all current browser versions (see Can...]]> Tue, 28 May 2013 05:41:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Awwwards on tour at Future of Web Design London 2013]]> The awesome guys at Future Insights invited Awwwards to attend Future of Web Design 2013, which took place last week in London, as media partners. Our...]]> Fri, 24 May 2013 05:24:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Case Study: inTacto's 2012 Responsive Greeting Card]]> We’re starting a new series of blog posts featuring “Case Studies” of unique projects that experiment with the boundaries of the Web and create trends....]]> Wed, 22 May 2013 06:21:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Illustration Curated: Plenty of Colors]]> Here are a few samples of stunning illustration and artworks with one nexus in common that can catch our attention better than anything else: Coloooors!...]]> Tue, 21 May 2013 05:55:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Jasper and Georgios Fill Us in on The Next Web Conference]]> We invited our Awwwards judges Jasper Van Orden and Georgios Athanassiadis to attend The Next Web Europe Conference held in Amsterdam and they had...]]> Fri, 17 May 2013 06:22:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Front-Trends Conference 2013]]> I'd heard a lot of talk about Front Trends conference in Warsaw. The thing that impressed me most was Harry Roberts’ blog post where he compared...]]> Fri, 17 May 2013 05:50:00 +0200 <![CDATA[UI Inspiration May 2013]]> In the increasing trend in web design towards perfecting the ideal user experience, interface design always plays a key role. Last week we published 10...]]> Thu, 16 May 2013 05:35:00 +0200 <![CDATA[FANTASMAGORIK® Illustrations by Nicolas Overy]]> Today we want to show you the work of an excellent French illustrator, Nicolas Overy, also known as Custom Shoot, who has worked for major clients such...]]> Mon, 13 May 2013 10:17:00 +0200 <![CDATA[State of the Browser 2013: Danilo Figueiredo tells us all]]> On Saturday 20th April, I attended State of the Browser 2013 (#SOTB3), a day-long annual conference focused on new and upcoming features of the most...]]> Tue, 07 May 2013 05:38:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Site of the Month March 2013: Into the Arctic - Greenpeace]]> "Into the Artic..." an impressive and eloquent voiceover tells us about the dramatic situation of the Arctic. The soundrack, accompanied by spectacular...]]> Mon, 06 May 2013 06:13:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Interview with Digital Creative Director and Photographer Tom Kershaw]]> Tom Kershaw is an English digital creative director and photographer. Currently Tom is living in Boston, USA, working as Associate Creative Director at...]]> Fri, 03 May 2013 03:46:00 +0200 <![CDATA[100 Greatest Free Fonts Collection for 2013]]> Do you remember our successful article 100 Greatest Free Fonts Collection for 2012? We're sure you often come back when you are working hard on a project...]]> Thu, 02 May 2013 02:40:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Vote on the Site of the Month for April]]> The 6 highest-scoring sites each month are nominated for “Site of the Month” and reviewed by the jury a second time. By voting for your favorite...]]> Wed, 01 May 2013 07:45:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Come with us to Pinterest and Win a UI Stencil Kit]]> Today we bring you a fun contest on Pinterest, giving you the chance to win a UI Stencil Kit to design your websites or applications. We also want to...]]> Thu, 25 Apr 2013 08:25:00 +0200 <![CDATA[10 Cloud-Based UX Design Tools to try in 2013]]> We have selected 7 tools for UX designers that can help in the process of creating mood boards, concepts and interactive wireframes and prototypes. These...]]> Wed, 24 Apr 2013 04:44:00 +0200 <![CDATA[15 Creative and Innovative Websites Integrated with Facebook and Twitter]]> Integration with Twitter and Facebook is a widespread practice on many websites these days, whether it’s to login to a site, interact with other users...]]> Tue, 23 Apr 2013 04:45:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Interview with Corey Szopinski, Creative Technical Director at Crispin Porter + Bogusky]]> Corey Szopinski is an interactive concepting specialist, frontend and backend developer. Now he works as Creative Technical Director at...]]> Fri, 19 Apr 2013 06:17:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Paris vs New York As Seen by French Graphic Artist Vahram Muratyan]]> Vahram Muratyan is a French graphic artist who lived half a season between Paris and New York, the inspiration for this collection of minimalist and colorful...]]> Thu, 18 Apr 2013 05:41:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Learn to Use Regular Expressions with Lea Verou]]> Regular Expressions are an essential tool for any developer but they're a source of real terror for many web designers. A Regular Expression is a pattern...]]> Tue, 16 Apr 2013 05:20:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Digital Dinner Amsterdam Write-up]]> On May 20 I attended the second edition of Digital Dinner Amsterdam. It's an annual event where 100 people within the creative and digital fields...]]> Fri, 12 Apr 2013 04:53:00 +0200 <![CDATA[CSS3 3D Transforms by Peter Westendorp]]> CSS 3D Transforms is a module that started life as a Draft specification in 2009. Using this specification, you can transform any visual DOM element to...]]> Thu, 11 Apr 2013 04:02:00 +0200 <![CDATA[UX Munich 2013: How it Happened]]> In March Munich, Germany played host to UX Munich 2013, an event dedicated to user experience on the Web. Our Awwwards judge Patrick Kranzlmüller was...]]> Wed, 10 Apr 2013 05:32:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Site of the Month March 2013: Escape Flight]]> We can now announce the Site of the Month for March 2013! After another month of high quality projects, the public and our jury have agreed this time to...]]> Tue, 09 Apr 2013 02:14:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Help us Create the New Awwwards Mobile App]]> At Awwwwards we're working on developing our new mobile app, and we want to share it with you. The Awwwards team is handling the UX, Information Architecture,...]]> Wed, 03 Apr 2013 02:12:00 +0200 <![CDATA[The Best April Fools' Jokes of 2013]]> Yesterday, many European and English-speaking countries celebrated April Fools' Day, known in some countries (such as France and Italy) as April Fish Day....]]> Tue, 02 Apr 2013 08:11:00 +0200 <![CDATA[World's Best Father Photo Project by Dave Engledow]]> Dave Engledow really reminds us of some web designers we know, who always have a cup of coffee in one hand and a book, iPad or newspaper (or all three)...]]> Tue, 02 Apr 2013 04:35:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Vote on the Site of the Month for March]]> The 6 highest-scoring sites each month are nominated for “Site of the Month” and reviewed by the jury a second time. By voting for your favorite...]]> Mon, 01 Apr 2013 03:42:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Stunning Resources for Paper Folding Animation Effect]]> Today on the blog we’re presenting what could be a very effective and inspiring resource for your web UX: the Paper Folding Effect. This effect simulates...]]> Thu, 28 Mar 2013 04:12:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Think in Green! Selected Websites in Shades of Emerald, Inspired by PANTONE's Color of the Year]]> Emerald PANTONE® 17-5641 is PANTONE's Color of The Year. Emerald is a lively, radiant, lush green color. "Lively. Radiant. Lush… A color of elegance...]]> Wed, 27 Mar 2013 07:31:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Cool Gifts and Office Products for Web Designers & Geeks]]> Tired of working? Tired of design? Give yourself a gift! You deserve it, don’t you? It's all too common to see selections of inspiring design concepts...]]> Mon, 25 Mar 2013 04:47:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Yates Buckley Lets Us into the World of Multiple Awwward- and Recent SOTM-winning Company UNIT9]]> Yates Buckley is co-founder of UNIT9 and has been its technical director for over 16 years. UNIT9 is a production company specializing in digital media...]]> Fri, 22 Mar 2013 04:45:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Disassembling and Organizing Objects by Todd McLellan]]> Things Come Apart and Dissembly Series are two series of photographs by Canadian photographer Todd McLellan collected in two books published...]]> Thu, 21 Mar 2013 05:39:00 +0100 <![CDATA[20 Web Design Examples of Blog Front-end Structures]]> For our weekly website selection, today we bring you a collection related to blogging: below are the best and most suggestive websites created for blogging...]]> Wed, 20 Mar 2013 07:32:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Pantone Pairings Project by David Schwen]]> "Pantone Pairings" is a popular project by David Schwen, a creative director, illustrator and designer living in Minneapolis. David posted via Instagram...]]> Mon, 18 Mar 2013 05:12:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Interview with Monika Kehrer, Co-founder and Design Director at TRÜF Creative Studio]]> Monika Kehrer is co-founder and head designer at TRÜF, a creative studio located in Santa Monica, CA. Late last year we asked her to join us as a judge...]]> Fri, 15 Mar 2013 06:18:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Giveaway and Discount for RWD online Summit 2013]]> This April RWD Summit will be taking place once again, the second conference on Responsive Web Design organized by Environments for Humans after its success...]]> Thu, 14 Mar 2013 04:10:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Don't Delay! Responsive Web Design now! 10 Great Examples of Adaptive Websites]]> Adaptive design has evolved from being a strong trend to become a reality of the web today. In a world that has been conquered by mobile devices over the...]]> Wed, 13 Mar 2013 05:53:00 +0100 <![CDATA[L'Enfant Extérieur: The Outer Child]]> Cristian Girotto is a high-end photo retoucher living in Paris. In this project, Cristian presents us with a series of photographs entitled L' Enfant...]]> Mon, 11 Mar 2013 05:28:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Interview with Marcus Stenbeck, co-Founder & Interactive Director of Spanish Studio Binalogue]]> Marcus Stenbeck. is Swedish by birth and Spanish by adoption, because in 2009 he moved to Madrid, where he is co-founder of Binalogue, the multidisciplinary...]]> Fri, 08 Mar 2013 06:10:00 +0100 <![CDATA[30 Recent Inspirational UI Examples in Mobile Device Screens]]> In the increasing trend in web design towards perfecting the ideal user experience, interface design always plays a key role. Last week we published 10...]]> Thu, 07 Mar 2013 06:18:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Site of the Month February 2013: Find Your Way To Oz, by Unit9]]> The month of February has brought us as Site of the Month winner a joint project by Unit9 and Google Creative Labs, for the newly released Disney...]]> Wed, 06 Mar 2013 03:30:00 +0100 <![CDATA[2013 March-to-May Web Design Events and Conferences Around the World]]> You’ll find the top events on Awwwards! As we do every three months, today we present a collection of the best web, UI and UX design events taking place...]]> Tue, 05 Mar 2013 06:29:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Playing with Typo: Creative 3D Lettering Examples]]> If lettering is already cool in 2D, like the examples we show in the post "30 Inspiring Examples of Lettering in Graphic Design", with another dimension...]]> Mon, 04 Mar 2013 03:42:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Interview with Erik Jonsson, Art Director of Interactive Advertising at F-I London]]> Erik Jonsson is an art director and designer at the London office of Fantasy Interactive. Previously, he worked at other studios, including Your Majesty,...]]> Fri, 01 Mar 2013 06:37:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Do you know Society6? Get an Awesome iPhone Case Featuring their Artists' Work]]> If you are part of the world of design you may well know it, and if you don’t you need to do something about it: we’re talking about Society6, one...]]> Thu, 28 Feb 2013 05:42:00 +0100 <![CDATA[10 Web Design Trends for 2013]]> For starters, we’d like to say thank you for the amazing reception our free eBook Web design and Mobile Trends for 2013 has had since its launch last...]]> Wed, 27 Feb 2013 05:57:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Low Poly Illustration, What's the Secret?]]> Low Poly was a technique originally used for making 3D models and scenes for videogames, due to its render speed, which was achieved thanks to low polygonal...]]> Mon, 25 Feb 2013 06:26:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Harlem Shake Phenomenon Invades the Web with Thousands of Videos on YouTube]]> It's the latest internet craze. In the last couple of weeks the internet has been flooded with viral videos under the name of Harlem Shake. They show a...]]> Mon, 25 Feb 2013 05:30:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Interview with Henry Daubrez, Creative Art Director of Dogstudio]]> Henry Daubrez is a belgo-spanish Creative Art director at Belgium-based studio Dogstudio. As of this January, he is also a member of the Awwwards jury....]]> Fri, 22 Feb 2013 04:54:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Female Pop Singers Pin-up Poster Series by Brazilian Illustrator Renato Cunha]]> The "Pinups Posters" series by Renato Cunha was inspired by the pin-ups of Alberto Vargas and the colors and pop art style of Roy Lichtenstein. I always...]]> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 05:53:00 +0100 <![CDATA[What are Frameworks? 22 Best Responsive CSS Frameworks for Web Design]]> This post aims to present what frameworks are and what they are used for, alongside a selection of the best that can be got for free on the internet. In...]]> Wed, 20 Feb 2013 05:46:00 +0100 <![CDATA[The Beautiful, Subtly Animated GIFs Photos or Cinemagraphs of Nicolas Ritter]]> Nicolas Ritter is a renowned German freelance photographer who has dared to explore the world of creative photography-based animated gifs. Ritter studied...]]> Tue, 19 Feb 2013 06:27:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Captain Dash, Site of the Year Users’ Choice 2012]]> Through the month of January you voted on the Site of the Year Users’ Choice, from a selection of the most outstanding websites. This...]]> Mon, 18 Feb 2013 05:35:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Interview with Bruce Lawson, Open Web Standards Evangelist for Opera]]> Bruce Lawson is a married, 40-something year old English graduate and web developer. He has lived in Turkey, Thailand, India, Bangladesh and Russia, but...]]> Fri, 15 Feb 2013 03:30:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Web Design and Mobile Trends for 2013 eBook: download it for free!]]> It’s finally here! A few months ago we began this rewarding project, the idea of which was to shed a bit of light on this period when everything...]]> Wed, 13 Feb 2013 09:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Inspirational Valentines Greeting Cards, Posters and Resources]]> On February 14, Valentine's Day, the traditional celebration of the day of lovers takes place. This tradition of anglo saxon origin is now widespread throughout...]]> Mon, 11 Feb 2013 16:40:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Google, Best Agency of the Year 2012]]> Awwwards enjoys the collaboration of the best agencies out there. Not all of them have the same resources to work with, but that doesn’t mean the quality...]]> Thu, 07 Feb 2013 15:31:00 +0100 <![CDATA[TouchSwipe: a jQuery plugin for touch and gesture-based interaction]]> The TouchSwipe plugin was originally written for an iPad specific website for Renault. The main feature was a gallery of cars, where the user could swipe...]]> Thu, 07 Feb 2013 08:12:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Creative Studio The Twelve's Website is Site of the Month for January 2013]]> This month of January has given us a whole bunch of websites of extraordinary technical quality. The close-run struggle between the 6 sites that were up...]]> Wed, 06 Feb 2013 13:44:00 +0100 <![CDATA[20 Websites that Play with Audio and Music]]> Sound: a formidable and very interesting resource that has never had much of a place on the Web. Landing on a website from the musical territory and being...]]> Tue, 05 Feb 2013 17:36:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Food Sketches: a Tasty Project in Vector Illustration]]> FOOD SKETCHES is an illustration project by Seattle-born illustrator Erin Jang, also an art director & graphic designer living in NYC. In this project,...]]> Mon, 04 Feb 2013 13:23:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Interview with Rachel Andrew: a Woman's Vision of the Web]]> Rachel Andrew is a massively experienced, self-taught web developer, managing director at and one of the developers of the really little...]]> Fri, 01 Feb 2013 13:38:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Vote on the Site of the Month for January]]> The 6 highest-scoring sites each month are nominated for “Site of the Month” and reviewed by the jury a second time. By voting for your favorite...]]> Fri, 01 Feb 2013 08:46:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Presenting the new Awwwards Jury 2013]]> This is a big week for Awwwards. After yesterday’s announcement of the Site of the Year 2012, today it’s the turn of the new Awwwards jury,...]]> Thu, 31 Jan 2013 13:33:00 +0100 <![CDATA[The Awwwards Site of the Year 2012 has been chosen! Ladies and Gentlemen, we are pleased to present...]]> Throughout the year 2012 we had the pleasure of discovering and presenting to you day by day the best and most innovative websites which, standing out...]]> Wed, 30 Jan 2013 03:47:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Websites with Unusual Navigation Patterns]]> Today’s objective is to compile a series of interesting "Unusual Navigation patterns", many of them quite risky. There’s no reason web narrative should...]]> Tue, 29 Jan 2013 13:34:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Geo a Day: a Visual Daily Inspirational Exercise to Explore Shapes and Forms]]> Geo A Day is a visual project about illustration and design inspired by geometry, a daily exercise to explore shapes and forms from the two great designers...]]> Mon, 28 Jan 2013 13:32:00 +0100 <![CDATA[15 Great Chrome Extensions for Web Designers and Developers]]> We have excellent browsers that increasingly incorporate more extensions, plugins and add-ons, often developed by their users, that help make them more...]]> Thu, 24 Jan 2013 12:33:00 +0100 <![CDATA[See your Original Design Printed on Curzon Cinema's Collectable Postcards]]> Fox Searchlight and London's premier art-house cinema chain Curzon Soho are inviting emerging artists, illustrators and digital designers to create a collectable...]]> Tue, 22 Jan 2013 05:52:00 +0100 <![CDATA[The Graphic Designer Alvaro Tapia's Colorful and Grotesque Artwork]]> His creative technique arises from a photographic reference and his hand is the one that, first with pencil on paper and then with mouse on computer, finally...]]> Mon, 21 Jan 2013 13:32:00 +0100 <![CDATA[And the nominees for Site of the Year 2012 are...]]> Like every year, the time has come to choose the best site of the year. As in previous years, Awwwards has the honor of awarding three prizes: Site...]]> Fri, 18 Jan 2013 03:58:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Helping Designers Get Constructive Critiques from Peers: Damian Madray Talks About Hunie]]> Damian Madray is a San Francisco-based designer, brand manager and art director of long standing, and also, which is of most interest to...]]> Thu, 17 Jan 2013 13:30:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Cynicism Humorously Illustrated by Eduardo Salles]]> Eduardo Salles (Mexico City, 1987) is advertiser, designer, illustrator, writer and professor at the Miami Ad School. And a professional procrastinator!,...]]> Wed, 09 Jan 2013 06:45:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Responsive Solutions to Design Menu Navigation in Low Resolution Mobile Screens]]> In responsive design for smartphones and mobile devices with low resolution screens, one of the most common and difficult challenges to address is the...]]> Tue, 08 Jan 2013 13:38:00 +0100 <![CDATA[50 Fashion Websites (+20 New Sites)]]> Fashion industry is always looking for the latest trend to absorb it and then spread it to the rest of the world. This behaviour is also common in web...]]> Tue, 08 Jan 2013 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[The Mesmerizing Digital Artwork and Complex Mosaic Portraits of Charis Tsevis]]> Charis Tsevis is a visual designer from Athens, Greece. Trained in Munich and Milan, he currently runs his own small studio in Athens, from which he works...]]> Mon, 07 Jan 2013 16:45:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Site of the Month December 2012: Jam with Chrome]]> n the last month of the year Google has surprised us yet again, and once again it’s with another of their wonderful experiments for their browser: Jam...]]> Thu, 03 Jan 2013 03:19:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Creative Spaces Contest: the Final Countdown]]> The contest we started on November 15th is reaching its final stretch, and it's time to choose your favorite office or workspace and maybe win a fantastic...]]> Fri, 21 Dec 2012 11:30:00 +0100 <![CDATA[30 Inspiring Examples of Lettering in Graphic Design]]> Words. There are those who read them, there are those who write them, and then there are those who draw them. Lettering is the process of creating...]]> Thu, 20 Dec 2012 05:08:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Customize your Apple MacBook and iPad with Decals Stickers]]> That Apple’s logo is a universally recognizable icon should not surprise anyone at this point. However, we also know that the Californian company is...]]> Mon, 17 Dec 2012 05:16:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Site of the Month November 2012: Clouds Over Cuba]]> On November 5th the Awwwards jury chose as their Site of the Day an amazing website, Clouds Over Cuba, which ultimately ended up becoming Site of...]]> Sun, 16 Dec 2012 03:21:00 +0100 <![CDATA[99 Creative Logo Designs for Inspiration]]> Achieving a well designed logo requires really hard work and being up to date with the latest trends in design. It's probably the best way of establishing...]]> Thu, 13 Dec 2012 03:39:00 +0100 <![CDATA[The 10 Best Web Agencies in Belgium and Why They are Great]]> Dries Van Haver is UX designer and Strategic partner at Lavagraphics and member of the Awwwards Jury 2012. In an effort to better understand the reality...]]> Tue, 11 Dec 2012 02:23:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Christmas Cards from Behance for your Inspiration]]> Christmas is coming, and Christmas themes are beginning to flood the web. At Awwwards we want to help you in the difficult task of finding original material...]]> Mon, 10 Dec 2012 17:25:00 +0100 <![CDATA[30 Great Websites with Parallax Scrolling]]> The parallax effect has been around for years in classic video games, but it became a trend in the web design world relatively recently. This...]]> Wed, 05 Dec 2012 04:06:00 +0100 <![CDATA[100 Greatest Free Fonts Collection for 2012]]> Today we'd like to delight you with an extensive list of The Best Free Fonts for 2012. We've made a collection in which you can find Sans Serif, Slab Serif,...]]> Tue, 04 Dec 2012 02:58:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Giveaway: Win a License for a Bricks UI Pack with DesignModo and Awwwards]]> DesignModo and Awwwards we bring you a fantastic giveaway to get The Bricks UI Pack. Between them, these two prizes are worth a total of more than...]]> Thu, 29 Nov 2012 05:01:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Inspirational and Useful Resources for App Designers]]> Here we go with a resources post! Here we bring you one of the best collections of utilities and templates for designing apps that you can find. This...]]> Wed, 28 Nov 2012 06:31:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Coding for Retina Displays with RetinaJS Tutorial]]> With Retina displays quickly becoming the standard on phones, tablets and laptops, it is more important than ever to make sure your website looks great...]]> Tue, 27 Nov 2012 05:06:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Jacob Everett's Pen Portraits Artwork]]> Jacob Everett is a freelance artist and illustrator from Lewisham, South East London. He began a foundation course in art and design at Central St...]]> Mon, 26 Nov 2012 13:31:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Interview with "A List Apart" Founder Jeffrey Zeldman]]> Jeffrey Zeldman is certainly one of the world's most renowned personalities in Web. Guru of Web standards Zeldman is also an entrepreneur, web...]]> Fri, 23 Nov 2012 13:29:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Carl Kleiner's Vegetable Figures Photographs]]> This is one of the personal works of renowned Swedishexperimental photographer Carl Kleiner. And don't be surprised if the name rings a bell. Among others,...]]> Thu, 22 Nov 2012 13:37:00 +0100 <![CDATA[CSS Preprocessors: Focused Decisions]]> CSS is, intentionally, a simple language. With the rise of the complex webapp, the front-end developer specialization, and an increasing feature set, that...]]> Wed, 21 Nov 2012 05:40:00 +0100 <![CDATA[45 Funny and Creative Facebook Profile Covers]]> Faced with new spaces, new forms of expression. Creativity is endless and every opportunity is good to express something with it. An interesting example...]]> Tue, 20 Nov 2012 17:28:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Creative Spaces Contest]]> What kind of environment do you work in? What can you see from your window? How does a UX designer or a front-end developer work? How many geeky items...]]> Thu, 15 Nov 2012 17:15:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Reconstruct the Twitter Icon Using Circle Shapes]]> Icons and logos can appear complex to create, but these are often just basic geometric shapes combined together. Using basic geometric shapes like circle,...]]> Wed, 14 Nov 2012 12:30:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Building an Adaptive Grid with MUELLER]]> MUELLER is a modular grid system for responsive/adaptive and non–responsive layouts, based on Compass. You have full control over column width,...]]> Tue, 13 Nov 2012 15:45:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Peter Westendorp Talks to us About]]> Peter Westendorp is a front-end developer who has worked for nearly 2 years at Mint Digital in London, though he is from the Netherlands. Peter has...]]> Mon, 12 Nov 2012 13:30:00 +0100 <![CDATA[The Spectacular Caricatures of Marco Calcinaro]]> Marco Calcinaro was born in San Benedetto del Tronto (Italy) in 1971, and graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts of Brera in Milan in 1993. His paintings...]]> Thu, 08 Nov 2012 13:30:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Awwwards at Future of Web Apps London 2012]]> I was recently lucky enough to represent Awwwards at the much-anticipated 2012 edition of Future of Web Apps, hosted by Future Insights. When I arrived...]]> Wed, 07 Nov 2012 13:27:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Site of the Month October 2012: MoMA, Century of the Child]]> This month we are honored to give our special award for Site of the Month to "MoMA - Century of the Child", developed by Hello Monday,...]]> Tue, 06 Nov 2012 05:30:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Win $300 Worth of PSD to HTML Conversion from PSD2HTML®]]> PSD2HTML® is a fast and reliable PSD to HTML conversion provider. Founded in 2005, PSD2HTML was the first service of this kind and has established over...]]> Mon, 05 Nov 2012 08:13:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Mobile Experience Design Strategy with Luke Wroblewski]]> Like the vast majority, Luke Wroblewski, first class author and speaker, thinks mobile will be the new mass media and that we need to apply specific...]]> Tue, 30 Oct 2012 04:37:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Visit Honolulu for back-to-back conferences In Control Honolulu and CSS Dev Conference]]> If you can get to Honolulu on December 2, you will be one very lucky web designer. You’ll be able to enjoy the best of Hawaii as well as two of the...]]> Sun, 28 Oct 2012 03:25:00 +0100 <![CDATA[60 Inspirational Sports Related Websites]]> Faster, higher, stronger. The Olympic motto could perhaps be applied to web design and this is what we look for at Awwwards: sites that go beyond the conventional,...]]> Tue, 16 Oct 2012 15:58:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Iconathons: Design Workshops by The Noun Project]]> The Noun Project is a platform empowering the community to build a global visual language that everyone can understand - a language that unites the world....]]> Wed, 10 Oct 2012 12:05:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Site of the Month September 2012: W+K Amsterdam]]> The Site of the Month for September 2012 has now been chosen by our jury, and this time the Awwward goes to Dutch agency W+K website awared as Site of...]]> Mon, 08 Oct 2012 15:20:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Awwwards Meets Future Insights' Davin Wilfrid]]> Future Insights are the people who bring the internet community top class web events Future of Web Apps, Future of Mobile and Future of Web Design, attracting...]]> Fri, 05 Oct 2012 10:36:00 +0200 <![CDATA[KIKK Festival Giveaway]]> KIKK is an international festival about creativity in digital cultures that explores the economic and artistic implications of new technologies. The essential...]]> Tue, 02 Oct 2012 11:46:00 +0200 <![CDATA[New Icon Designs Inspired by iOS App Style]]> iOS icons have always been characterized by their square shape. With the expansion of the mobile app market, more and more apps are being created, and...]]> Thu, 27 Sep 2012 11:57:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Mogollon - Design Series]]> Mogollon is a common Spanish slang term for Plenty or Abundance. This word perfectly defines the irreverent touch and rich forms and colors of this design...]]> Tue, 25 Sep 2012 11:40:00 +0200 <![CDATA[How To Create Effective Icons]]> I am maybe what you would call an iconophile. I LOVE icons, and I love making them even more! As an artist, my background is heavily in drawing - I love...]]> Mon, 17 Sep 2012 12:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Best Web Agencies of Spain, by Israel Pastrana]]> "Spain, everything under the sun" No matter the hard times Spain is going through, the old slogan for promoting tourism "everything under the sun" still...]]> Wed, 12 Sep 2012 11:37:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Web Design, Apps and Social Media Events in the Coming Months]]> For this review of upcoming events we have focused particularly, but not only, on Apps and Social Network events. Social Media and Web and Mobile Apps...]]> Tue, 11 Sep 2012 15:51:00 +0200 <![CDATA[The search is on for the 2013 Awwwards Jury]]> Another year is nearly over, which means another chance to join the prestigious Awwwards jury for those who are up to the job! If you think you've got...]]> Thu, 06 Sep 2012 14:44:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Site of the Month August 2012: Chrome Web Lab]]> For the second month running, a web project from the amazing and ever-surprising Google browser once again takes the prize for Awwwards' Site of the Month...]]> Wed, 05 Sep 2012 13:44:00 +0200 <![CDATA[The Water Wigs by Tim Tadder]]> Tim Tadder is not a hairdresser, no. Nor does he do magic. Tim is an acclaimed photographer from Solana Beach, southern California. He specializes in visual...]]> Tue, 28 Aug 2012 10:50:00 +0200 <![CDATA[10 UK Web Agencies to Look Out for, by Simon Foster]]> Awwwards: Simon? Simon: Yes, who is it? Awwwards: Hi, it's Martha from Awwwards, how's it going? ..Listen, we want to do an article with a selection...]]> Thu, 23 Aug 2012 11:15:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Bring Web Experts to Your Desktop! Online Web Performance Summit 2012]]> Web Performance Summit 2012 will take place on August 29th, 2012. Organized annually for three years by Environments for Humans, the conference is a one-day,...]]> Mon, 20 Aug 2012 10:19:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Win a ticket for RWD Summit, the responsive web design online conference (worth $179!)]]> On August 28 you could have the chance to attend the RWD Summit 2012, the first online conference to bring together the top experts in responsive web...]]> Wed, 15 Aug 2012 11:40:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Top 5 Web Agencies in the United Arab Emirates, by Syed Muhammad Rehan]]> Syed Muhammad Rehan is an expert in User Interface and User Experience design from the United Arab Emirates. Currently, he is working for,...]]> Fri, 10 Aug 2012 12:11:00 +0200 <![CDATA[7 Essential Books on Responsive Web Design You Do Not Want to Miss]]> For those of you who want to depeen your knowledge and development of Responsive Design technique, we recommend a selection of 7 reference books about...]]> Thu, 09 Aug 2012 13:19:00 +0200 <![CDATA[dConstruct 2012: Playing with the Future]]> The dConstruct conference will take place in the British town of Brighton on the first Friday of September, as it has for the past eight years. Under the...]]> Wed, 08 Aug 2012 13:48:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Site of the Month for July 2012: Build with Chrome]]> We are pleased to congratulate the Swedish studio North Kingdom and the Australian agency Mark on having been awarded the highest score by the Awwwards...]]> Thu, 02 Aug 2012 11:50:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Web Design Poland: Market situation and best Web Agencies]]> Hey, it’s just a subjective evaluation! Why?Let’s make it clear first. Compiling a 'top' list of any kind always raises mixed emotions. Things get...]]> Mon, 30 Jul 2012 09:12:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Best CSS Code Snippet Sites]]> There are heavy tasks and then there is web coding. In order to facilitate the work of all those front-end web developers that visit our blog, be they...]]> Thu, 26 Jul 2012 11:20:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Interview with Creative Director Edwin Tofslie]]> Today we visit the studio of talented Oregon Art Director and a member of our jury at Awwwards, Edwin Tofslie. Awwwards: Please tell us a little bit about...]]> Tue, 24 Jul 2012 11:47:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Summer Events and Conferences about Web You Cannot Miss]]> This post is not late! There is still a lot of juice this summer. In the coming months of July, August and September many events and conferences for web...]]> Thu, 19 Jul 2012 15:02:00 +0200 <![CDATA[20 Best Web Fonts from Google Web Fonts and @font-face]]> At the moment there are several ways to use non-system fonts on a website. We will focus on the two least complicated, least expensive systems, Google...]]> Thu, 19 Jul 2012 11:54:00 +0200 <![CDATA[10 HTML & CSS Online Code Editors for Web Developers]]> Today we bring you some useful resources for web developers: Online or web-based Integrated Development Environments (IDE). With these applications - freely...]]> Tue, 17 Jul 2012 11:57:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Icons and Logos by Tim Boelaars]]> Tim Boelaars is an Amsterdam-based graphic designer & illustrator. He specializes in the design of logos and icons due to his exceptional sense of...]]> Mon, 16 Jul 2012 11:46:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Announcing our Survey Competition Winners]]> The survey we launched via Facebook last week has just closed. First of all, Awwwards team want to thank everyone for your participation, it will be very...]]> Fri, 13 Jul 2012 12:05:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Successful tech- and web-based Kickstarter Projects]]> It's a really inspiring and fun task curating content on Kickstarter. It's difficult to concentrate on the topic at hand because you're bombarded with...]]> Thu, 12 Jul 2012 13:22:00 +0200 <![CDATA[When Packaging becomes Art]]> Packaging has long been more than a simple container or wrapper for a product that protects it, facilitates handling and details its features and specifications....]]> Wed, 11 Jul 2012 11:28:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Creative UI Design Examples for Great UX]]> UX (User Experience) is all those elements and factors related to the user's interaction with a particular environment or device which generate a positive...]]> Mon, 09 Jul 2012 11:18:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Interview with the English Designer and Art Director Mark Dearman]]> Today's Q&A is with designer and art director Mark Dearman. He's spent over a decade working with a wide range of clients including Peugeot, Nokia,...]]> Fri, 06 Jul 2012 08:30:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Cool gadgets for creative offices II]]> We are pleased to present the sequel to our famous post, “Cool gadgets for creative offices". In this new edition we have selected technological gadgets,...]]> Thu, 05 Jul 2012 13:25:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Site of the Month for June 2012: Black Negative]]> And this month´s "Site of the Month" winner is... Black Negative by Dilshan Arukatti and Sylvain Tran. Never before has our jury been so sure...]]> Wed, 04 Jul 2012 10:21:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Illustrations by Zsolt Vidak]]> Today we present to you a Budapest-based illustrator, Zsolt Vidak. Vidak is a Hungarian cartoonist and illustrator who works for differents local and international...]]> Tue, 03 Jul 2012 07:06:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Win 3 amazing "HTML5 & CSS3 FOR WEB DESIGNERS" book sets]]> Enter in our Facebook Contest and win 3 amazing "HTML5 & CSS3 FOR WEB DESIGNERS" book sets answering these 8 quick questions about your interests...]]> Mon, 02 Jul 2012 12:43:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Street Art Paintings]]> Taking art to the street. Interacting with the elements of the city is not just about putting art on the walls. Graffiti has gone way beyond the single...]]> Fri, 29 Jun 2012 09:45:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Interview with Stefano Scozzese]]> Today's Q&A is with Stefano Scozzese Creative director of Italy-based Scozzese Design Studio "I live with my passions, I am a long-time DJ and designer;...]]> Thu, 28 Jun 2012 13:35:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Made in France: The Best Web Agencies by JB Grasset]]> We've had the pleasure of talking to JB Grasset, co-founder and creative director of Ultranoir. He told us about The Best Web Agencies in France. JB is...]]> Wed, 27 Jun 2012 09:50:00 +0200 <![CDATA[The Best CSS3 Tools, Experiments And Demos For Web Developers]]> CSS3 is already the present on the Web. An authentic reality bursting with possibilities. On a daily basis Awwwards selects the best of the Web universe...]]> Tue, 26 Jun 2012 11:14:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Lola Dupre. Surreal Collages]]> Lola Dupré is a multicultural collage artist and illustrator currently working in Portugal. Lola creates surreal and fragmented portraits, she uses multiple...]]> Mon, 25 Jun 2012 12:08:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Useful Tools for Collaborative Web Design Work]]> Recently, WebDesignLedger published a fantastic article that talked about the benefits of collaborative web design. It explained the benefits of promoting...]]> Fri, 22 Jun 2012 10:54:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Tilt Shift Photography for Spectacular Miniature Effect]]> Also known as "Miniature" effect, it produces a result very dear to any pictures taken with wide field of view simulating a real scale model of miniatures....]]> Thu, 21 Jun 2012 11:37:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Interview with Ben Cline, Co-Founder of Rally Interactive]]> Today's Q&A is with co-founder and creative director at Rally Interactive. Awwwards: Please tell us a little bit about yourself: who are you, where...]]> Wed, 20 Jun 2012 11:23:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Thousands of free Vector icons and Icon Webfonts for Interfaces and Responsive web design]]> We present to you an interesting and exciting selection of Free Icons, flat icons, symbols and pictograms with vectorial content, especially designed for...]]> Tue, 19 Jun 2012 09:15:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Could Neon / Fluor be a new trend in webdesign?]]> Yes, It's true¡¡ Fluor and Neon colors are trendy again, you can see them everywhere, in fashion, arts, illustration, product and interior design, etc... We...]]> Mon, 18 Jun 2012 09:08:00 +0200 <![CDATA[18 Online Payment Services and Systems]]> Making purchases via the Internet is a fact today and is booming. And one of the best things that the Web offers today is the ability to take your business...]]> Fri, 15 Jun 2012 11:53:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Craig & Karl. Daily inspiration]]> Craig Redman and Karl Maier | Craig & Karl, don't even share the same continent, and yet they manage to meet on a daily basis and combine their talents...]]> Wed, 13 Jun 2012 12:20:00 +0200 <![CDATA[31 Examples Of Icons In Navigation Menus]]> One of the fundamental things in web design in reference to usability is navigation. Navigation menus are important to help the user find the information...]]> Tue, 12 Jun 2012 11:24:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Facebook T-Shirt Contest Winners]]> Thanks to all for participating in our Facebook T-Shirt Contest "Which is your favorite CSS Editor?". These are the results: 1º Dreamweaver - 177 votes....]]> Fri, 08 Jun 2012 11:20:00 +0200 <![CDATA[35 Illustrations by the Graphic Artist Alec Goss]]> This young graphic artist, Alec Goss is a Chicago-based illustrator, poet and filmmaker. Alec creates surrealist paintings and collages, with a special...]]> Fri, 08 Jun 2012 09:16:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Interview with Agustin Sapio from EGO Argentina]]> Today's Q&A is with Agustin Sapio, a 29 year old designer and digital artist and co-founder of EGO Argentina. Awwwards: Please tell us a little...]]> Wed, 06 Jun 2012 21:17:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Papertoys World]]> Papertoys are, as their name suggests, toys made of paper, which are constructed by folding, cutting and pasting pieces of paper. In the world of designers...]]> Wed, 06 Jun 2012 13:58:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Background Pattern Designs And Resources For Websites]]> Patterns are a useful resource for website design. Filling the background with a full-blown image is no longer a useful solution today as the variety of...]]> Mon, 04 Jun 2012 10:19:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Alex Gross' Surreal Oil Paintings]]> Alex Gross is a visual artist specializing in oil paintings on canvas, and an excellent draftsman. His style is...]]> Fri, 01 Jun 2012 08:37:00 +0200 <![CDATA[The 10 Best Agencies in New York City]]> When it comes to areas that are full of inspiration and talent for design, advertising, and web development, New York is undeniably one of the leading...]]> Thu, 31 May 2012 08:29:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Interview with David Basso from UZIK]]> Here's the Q&A with David Basso, Associate Director at UZIK, and recent winner of a Webby Award in the Personal Website Category for his "Photo Song...]]> Wed, 30 May 2012 13:14:00 +0200 <![CDATA[100 Original Fun Designs On T-shirts For Geeks And Designers]]> Tell me how you dress and I'll tell you who you are. We also communicate who we are with what we wear and clothes can often be the best showcase for your...]]> Mon, 28 May 2012 13:16:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Evelin Kasikov's Cross-Stitch Designs]]> Evelin Kasikov, the creator of CMYK embroidery, is an Estonian - London based graphic designer specialized in print and editorial design. She started out...]]> Fri, 25 May 2012 09:23:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Swag Paris 2012: Soccer Web Agencies Game]]> We present to you this fantastic event created by and for some of the best interactive agencies in France, such as Soleil Noir, Uzik, Colorz, Dagobert,...]]> Thu, 24 May 2012 09:33:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Interview with Sebastian Deutsch from 9 Elements]]> We had the pleasure of asking Sebastian Deutsch, one of the founders of 9 Elements, a few questions. We leave you with the interview. Enjoy! Awwwards:...]]> Thu, 24 May 2012 08:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[The 10 Best Design & Development Webcasts]]> What better way to stay in touch with the real-life current affairs of this business than listening to, watching or even chatting with the true pros of...]]> Tue, 22 May 2012 17:13:05 +0200 <![CDATA[95 Inspiring Websites of Web Design Agencies]]> Fresh, innovative, creative, minimalist ... What's your style? You probably won't have a better chance to show off all your potential if it's not...]]> Mon, 21 May 2012 16:58:00 +0200 <![CDATA[365.25 A Journal Experimental Design]]> We discovered this project with great admiration: it is experimental design, a new one every day, throughout an entire year. 365 inspiring sheets exhibited...]]> Mon, 21 May 2012 09:36:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Interview with Loïc Dupasquier, a disgustingly young and talented Swiss designer]]> Loïc Dupasquier, is a disgustingly young and talented Swiss designer, now based in Oslo, Norway, and working for Bleed, a multi-disciplinary design consultancy,...]]> Thu, 17 May 2012 09:36:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Handmade Type Experiment]]> The Taiwanese artist Tien-Min Liao has carried out an experiment that surprises us with a typeface that she says "explores the relationship between capital...]]> Wed, 16 May 2012 13:43:00 +0200 <![CDATA[22 Experimental WebGL Demo Examples]]> WebGL is a web standard created to display 3D graphics in any platform that supports OpenGL. It makes use of the HTML5 Canvas element to...]]> Tue, 15 May 2012 15:18:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Pantone Inspired Products]]> From your toothbrush, to your notebooks, to your cufflinks and even your flowerpots, color arrays are everywhere. And why not inspire them in Pantone?...]]> Fri, 11 May 2012 09:02:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Minimalist Posters of Pixar's Movies]]> It is often said that 'less is more' and a good example of this is the work that we present below by the Australian...]]> Thu, 10 May 2012 10:26:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Interview with Vicki Tortouras of Image Mechanics from Australia]]> We are pleased to chat with Vicki Tortouras, co-founder at IM. "Formed in New Zealand in 2004, Image Mechanics has gone from strength to strength since...]]> Wed, 09 May 2012 04:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Site of the Month for April 2012: Two Minute Teacher Test]]> Today we have the pleasure to introduce to you to the Site of the Month for April 2012: The Two Minute Teacher Test, a project developed by Apt, from...]]> Tue, 08 May 2012 15:57:00 +0200 <![CDATA[23 Essential iPad Apps for Web Designers and Developers]]> There are already many tools which we can talk about for web design and web development on your iPad. Apps that...]]> Thu, 03 May 2012 16:37:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Interview with Odopod's Creative Director: Jason Hardy]]> Odopod is one of the best and most awarded agencies around, It's based in San Francisco and is formed by top designers, developers, strategists and in...]]> Wed, 02 May 2012 13:36:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Giveaway by Web Icon Set: 3 Business Plan Memberships]]> And the Lucky Winners Are: 1) Cynthia Chaccour 2) SkyinthesEa Duc 3) Nikos Pappas Congrats! Please drop us an e-mail at to...]]> Wed, 02 May 2012 11:34:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Philographics by Genís Carreras]]> Genís Carrera is a graphic designer based in London. He's the creator of Philographics, a beautifully executed series of 24 posters through which he tries...]]> Thu, 26 Apr 2012 11:51:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Lomography - A few great Pics of analogue photography]]> Lomography began in 1991, when the Austrian founders of Lomography discovered the original Russian Lomo Kompakt Automat.  When...]]> Tue, 24 Apr 2012 09:44:00 +0200 <![CDATA[20 of the Very Best E-Commerce Web Sites]]> The websites are the first interface between the customers and the seller, your visit card, your best assistant, in short, the perceived image of your...]]> Mon, 23 Apr 2012 11:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[30 Interesting Twitter Accounts for Developers]]> Last week we recommended 30 interesting Twitter accounts for web designers to follow, this week we're focusing on developers. The little blue bird...]]> Wed, 18 Apr 2012 09:46:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Elegant Premium Cards Selection]]> We may coldly say that a business card is just a piece of carton that shows your name, address, phone number and e-mail, which we give to people we think...]]> Tue, 17 Apr 2012 11:51:00 +0200 <![CDATA[20 Websites with Fullscreen Video]]> Video has always been one of the most effective tools in communication. When it's combined with the powers of the web, there's no stopping the reach a...]]> Mon, 16 Apr 2012 11:27:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Minimal Illustration by H-57 Creative Station]]> Minimal design is all about stripping away the clutter and using only the most essential resources you have at hand. But many times communicating a message...]]> Sun, 15 Apr 2012 13:05:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Impressionist UI Giveaway by Design Modo]]> And the winners are: Matt Wohlstadter, Agnel Waghela, Eamonn Day Lavelle & Ric Porteus. Congratulations Guys! Drop us an email at...]]> Wed, 11 Apr 2012 09:57:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Lissy Elle's Photography]]> Lissy Elle is a Canadian photographer who creates mysterious and dreamy images through the use of props and photo manipulation. Full of woods,...]]> Wed, 04 Apr 2012 14:02:00 +0200 <![CDATA[The Illustrations and Collages of Cristiana Couceiro]]> Cristiana Couceiro is a Portuguese Illustrator living in Lisbon. Her work is focused on making collages using newspaper, tiles, vintage photos and pieces...]]> Tue, 03 Apr 2012 09:56:00 +0200 <![CDATA[15 Interesting Twitter Accounts for Web Designers to Follow]]> When looking for inspiration or resources is always a good idea to look at other designers work or what they're up to, even if it's not design related....]]> Mon, 02 Apr 2012 09:49:00 +0200 <![CDATA[The Photography of Neil Wilder]]> Photographer Neil Wilder was born and raised in Cape Town, South Africa. His family moved to Toronto when he was young and there he graduated with a bachelor...]]> Fri, 30 Mar 2012 09:11:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Responsive Design: One Design for Each Job: Not Enough!]]> The responsive approach begins to make it's way, users appreciate the advantages, designers and developers around the world support it. If we're lucky...]]> Wed, 28 Mar 2012 10:21:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Music for Your Design Inspiration]]> Music is without a doubt one of the most appreciated inspiration resources by designers and artists of any discipline. Surely, you've been curious about...]]> Tue, 27 Mar 2012 10:57:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Working with Big Brands: Examples of Success]]> It seems like a general rule that when creative teams work with big names or large institutions the final results aren't at all similar to what the team...]]> Fri, 23 Mar 2012 10:29:00 +0100 <![CDATA[30 Free UI Kits]]> The graphic interface is the first thing our users see on our websites. To have a good interface is key to guide them through the content and...]]> Wed, 21 Mar 2012 11:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Fantastic Wedding Websites]]> Wedding season is close. A wedding is a big day for any couple, but the organization can be exhausting. Having a website that holds all the information...]]> Tue, 20 Mar 2012 13:01:00 +0100 <![CDATA[The Photography of Chen Man]]> Chen Man is a 31 year-old Chinese photographer, born and raised in Beijing. She graduated from the photography department of the Central Academy of Fine...]]> Thu, 15 Mar 2012 11:29:00 +0100 <![CDATA[20 Upcoming Conferences all over the World]]> Spring is coming and with it starts the conference season. Conferences and congresses are a great way for designers, developers and creators...]]> Wed, 14 Mar 2012 14:33:00 +0100 <![CDATA[17 Websites Dedicated to Drinks]]> ...we mean 12 Websites Dedicated to Alcoholic Drinks. Some are minimal or elegant and present their product along with a simple message. Others take you...]]> Mon, 12 Mar 2012 15:02:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Bicycles in Web Design]]> Bicycling is in style. With the increase of green consciousness and global warming awareness, bikes have become common to the urban environment of cities...]]> Wed, 07 Mar 2012 20:54:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Site of the Month for February 2012: The License Lab]]> Today we have the pleasure to introduce you to February 2012 Site of the Month which has been granted to The License Lab, a project developed by Instrument. The...]]> Wed, 07 Mar 2012 15:29:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Gamification and User Experience]]> Games are much more than mindless fun these days. The word on the streets is gamification. You've probable heard of it, but don't really know what it is....]]> Tue, 06 Mar 2012 15:04:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Swissted: The Rock Posters of Mike Joyce]]> Swissted is an ongoing project by graphic designer Mike Joyce, owner of Stereotype Design in New York City. Mike has redesigned flyers from actual vintage...]]> Thu, 01 Mar 2012 06:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Grid Based Web Design Resources]]> As a complement to our prior post "30 Grid-Based Websites", we've made a selection of indispensable resources like layout frameworks, tutorials, books,...]]> Wed, 29 Feb 2012 11:12:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Adaptive Web Design Book]]> Crafting Rich Experiences with Progressive Enhancement. The web is an ever-changing medium whose scope, application, audience and platform continue to...]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2012 11:53:00 +0100 <![CDATA[50 Examples of Responsive Web Design (plus 1)]]> Nowadays, it's not only important to develop your clients' websites to look good on all browsers, and on PC and MAC, it's also a must that websites are...]]> Thu, 23 Feb 2012 08:28:00 +0100 <![CDATA[30 Grid-Based Websites]]> In the last two years or so, grid-based layouts have become very popular in web design. A grid is a series of intersecting horizontal and vertical lines...]]> Wed, 22 Feb 2012 12:40:00 +0100 <![CDATA[10 Social Networks for Developers]]> Though the stereotipical developer might be a socially awkward geek, developers are among the most active users of social networks. They usually prefer...]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2012 20:02:00 +0100 <![CDATA[10 Social Networks for Web Designers]]> The Internet nowadays is all about social networking. Everyone is doing it and not only for personal purposes. A healthy online presence is basic for any...]]> Wed, 15 Feb 2012 11:24:34 +0100 <![CDATA[32 CSS Websites with Fullscreen Backgrounds]]> No doubt pictures are still an excellent resource to create fantastic websites. The photograph itself is the focus of the site, with each having an overlay...]]> Mon, 13 Feb 2012 10:10:00 +0100 <![CDATA[From Enchantment to Down by Thomas Czarneki]]> Thomas Czarneki is a French art director based in Paris. In his photographic series 'From Enchantment to Down' he shows his own view of pretty princess...]]> Fri, 10 Feb 2012 11:27:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Misprint]]> As you all know The 365 Best CSS Websites Around The World book of 2011 has been published, packed and shipped to all of the great designers, developers...]]> Fri, 10 Feb 2012 11:24:51 +0100 <![CDATA[Original WordPress Themes Giveaway By ThemeFuse]]> // And the winners are: Antonio Pratas, Mirek Maciejczyk and Simon Walsh. Congratulations! The winners should send us an e-mail with all their personal...]]> Wed, 08 Feb 2012 12:05:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Awwwards Book 2011]]> 2011 is coming to an end and with it, we proudly present to you the new Awwwards book. Through its pages you will find the websites that mark nowadays'...]]> Sat, 28 Jan 2012 05:42:09 +0100 <![CDATA[The Beautiful Creations of Yulia Brodskaya]]> Today we'd like to present the work of an amazing Russian-UK based artist, Yulia Brodskaya. We're absolutely amazed by ability she has at 'quiling', the...]]> Fri, 27 Jan 2012 12:00:18 +0100 <![CDATA['Agency of The Year' Awwward 2011 - Interview with Ultranoir ]]> And the Awwward for "Agency of the Year 2011" goes to... Ultranoir! The Awwwards Jury, by a majority vote, decided to grant the "Agency of The Year"...]]> Wed, 25 Jan 2012 09:33:07 +0100 <![CDATA['Site of The Year' Awwward 2011 - Interview with Hinderling Volkart AG]]> And the Awwward for "Site of the Year 2011" goes to... 360° Langstrasse by Hinderling Volkart AG! The Awwwards Jury, by a majority vote, has...]]> Tue, 24 Jan 2012 12:56:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Infographics of the Online World]]> After our post showing how data is visualized in web design, we are taking a look at some infographics that depict the online world. Infographics are...]]> Tue, 24 Jan 2012 09:48:00 +0100 <![CDATA[10 Great Alternatives to Lorem Ipsum]]> Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Nam fringilla sem in tellus placerat luctus. Fusce in massa eu sem semper hendrerit quis a ipsum....]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2012 08:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Site of the Year 2011 - Users' Choice]]> And the Awwward for "Site of the Year 2011 – Users' Choice" goes to... Slavery Footprint, developed by Unit9! With an exquisite treatment of typography,...]]> Wed, 18 Jan 2012 10:49:00 +0100 <![CDATA[12 Jquery & CSS3 resources and tutorials (and 18 more!)]]> Two things a  web designer needs are inspiration and knowledge about all the aspects of the "web process".  New technologies are constantly being...]]> Tue, 17 Jan 2012 04:48:00 +0100 <![CDATA[The Best White Layouts Selection]]> White is a symbol of elegance, minimalism and style. White is space, is simple, and lets you keep a clean and minimal look. A lot of  websites use...]]> Fri, 13 Jan 2012 09:32:00 +0100 <![CDATA[25 Examples of Creative and Fantastic Illustrations in Web Design. (+20 new designs)]]> Attracting users' attention is one of the most important things to achieve a successful web site. Sometimes we don't have really good pictures, the logo...]]> Thu, 12 Jan 2012 13:53:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Circular Elements in Websites]]> The circle, a shape so simple, so perfect, so... rounded. No basic shape is more organic than the circle, it has a smooth quality that makes it appealing...]]> Wed, 11 Jan 2012 10:17:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Fresh Books, Ready to Ship!]]> Mmmm, we love the smell of fresh books! And we are pretty sure the buyers of the latest Awwwards book would like it, too. They won't have to wait too long...]]> Tue, 10 Jan 2012 12:23:00 +0100 <![CDATA[The Voting for the Site and the Agency of the Year 2011 starts NOW!]]> It's on! The voting for the Site of the Year and Agency of the Year 2011 Awwwards has starded. Every year, the Awwwards' panel of international judges...]]> Mon, 09 Jan 2012 12:49:00 +0100 <![CDATA[33 Brilliant Examples of Type in Web Design]]> Web design has come a long way since its beginnings, we used to have to use only web safe fonts. Now with CSS3 we can include virtually any type that we...]]> Wed, 28 Dec 2011 11:52:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Ghost in The Machine by IRI5]]> Digging around we discovered Altanta based artist Erika Iris Simmons. We're featuring her series "Ghost in the Machine", a collection of portraits...]]> Mon, 26 Dec 2011 10:31:00 +0100 <![CDATA[30 Yellow Websites to Brighten Up Your day]]> Yellow is a warm, primary, high energy color that can make your website seem comfortable and inviting. But don't be fooled, it's a difficult color...]]> Fri, 23 Dec 2011 10:56:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Awwwards is looking for the 2012 Jury]]> Another year goes by and a new chance to become part of the Awwwards jury comes. If you think you've got what it takes to be one of our...]]> Wed, 21 Dec 2011 18:02:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Handmade Work of Kyle Bean]]> Kyle Bean is a designer from Brighton (England) who specializes in hand crafted models. Cardboard, paper, paints and wires are some of the components...]]> Wed, 21 Dec 2011 09:47:00 +0100 <![CDATA[6 Free Tickets for Online Conferences UX Web, Content Strategy and Accessibility Summit 2012]]> Bring the experts to your desktop again! Enter to win one of 4 tickets to attend UX Web Summit 2012. We also have a ticket each for Accesibility Summit...]]> Tue, 20 Dec 2011 11:27:00 +0100 <![CDATA[25 Non-profit and Social-Driven Websites]]> Due to its purpose and audience, social-driven websites have to follow a series of rules when it comes to their design. They tend to be very focused...]]> Mon, 19 Dec 2011 21:36:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Ronda: Stunning & Creative Motion Graphics]]> Ronda is a design and animation studio created in late 2007, working from Buenos Aires, Argentina, both domestically and internationally. The team at...]]> Mon, 19 Dec 2011 11:53:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Giveaway from CLOSED]]>, a fast and reliable PSD to HTML conversion provider, is wishing you a happy holiday season and is giving away great prizes for two lucky...]]> Mon, 19 Dec 2011 09:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[30 Stunning and Inspirational Comic Covers]]> In the past it was rejected as a secondary form of art, the 20th century transformed comics into a mass medium. From comic strips to graphic novels, the gender has...]]> Tue, 13 Dec 2011 14:55:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Exciting Speakers for iPhone.]]> Okay, we all agree that what matters is that speakers have excellent sound quality. But sometimes speakers can be an excellent, creative and fun decorative...]]> Mon, 12 Dec 2011 10:59:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Site of the Month for November 2011: Made in a Free World - Slavery Footprint]]> Today we have the honor of announcing as Site of the Month the latest project developed by Unit9. A web experience directed by Robert Bader to increase...]]> Fri, 09 Dec 2011 10:58:00 +0100 <![CDATA[41 Excellent Icon Sets with the Best Free Icons]]> Icons are an excellent resource for web developers and designers in the design of all kinds of interfaces, as they allow them to create more visual,...]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2011 12:38:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Die Cut Business Cards Giveaway By UPrinting]]> (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s); = id; ...]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2011 10:38:00 +0100 <![CDATA[26 Great Automotive Websites]]> The Automobile industry is one of the most affected by the recession the world is living these days. Competition is fierce in today's economy...]]> Wed, 07 Dec 2011 14:07:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Amazing Websites and Experiments in HTML5]]> Without a doubt, HTML5 is one of the topics of the year. It's awesome to see the evolution of this language they say will partially, if not completely,...]]> Tue, 06 Dec 2011 12:50:00 +0100 <![CDATA[And the nominees for The Site of The Month Awwward are ...]]> November has brought 30 new wonderful websites to Awwwards. This month, we noticed a slight growth in the use of photography among our showcased websites,...]]> Mon, 05 Dec 2011 09:37:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Creative and Adorable Photos by Jason Lee]]> They say photographing children is one of the most difficult tasks a portrait photographer has, but a guy like Jason Lee makes it look like a piece of...]]> Thu, 01 Dec 2011 22:01:00 +0100 <![CDATA[25 Faces in Websites]]> The human face is a commonly used element in web design. As humans, the face is an appealing form to us. Eyes and mouths express certain moods and could...]]> Wed, 30 Nov 2011 16:52:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Brandversations by Stefan Asafti]]> Brandversations is an interesting project by Romania-based graphic designer Stefan Asafti. He has very intelligently switched the logos and slogans of...]]> Tue, 29 Nov 2011 10:38:00 +0100 <![CDATA[8 Great Mashups]]> Every new creation we see is a mix of previous works. For some this use of existing materials to create something new, whether it's conscious or not, is...]]> Mon, 28 Nov 2011 14:37:00 +0100 <![CDATA[22 Awesome Flash Websites]]> There had been some debate lately about the future of Flash. Many people had predicted its death. The rise of touch-screen devices, many of which don't...]]> Thu, 24 Nov 2011 10:40:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Levi Van Veluw: Photography, Installation and Self-Portrait]]> Today we'd like to showcase some works by artist Levi Van Veluw.  We've made a selection of three of his installations: Light, Landscapes and Veneer....]]> Wed, 23 Nov 2011 14:09:00 +0100 <![CDATA[How to Design a Website]]> Let's assume you have just started a career in web design and you are facing the challenge of creating your first website. Chances are you have a lot of...]]> Wed, 23 Nov 2011 10:54:00 +0100 <![CDATA[1000 Pixel Perfect Mini Icons for Web Designers]]> At times we need to make use of icons to help improve the design and understanding of the site, but at the same time they go a little unnoticed, without...]]> Tue, 22 Nov 2011 11:45:00 +0100 <![CDATA[31 of the Best Blue Websites Around]]> Blue is a primary color, it is usually associated with concepts and emotions such as depth and professionalism. It can evoke tranquility, strength, or...]]> Mon, 21 Nov 2011 13:02:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Bela Borsodi: Art or Advertising?]]> Today we show you the excellent work of Bela Borsodi. We have selected some of his most recent projects for brands such as Puma, Nike, Trident, Bloomingdales,...]]> Wed, 16 Nov 2011 14:42:00 +0100 <![CDATA[50 Impressive Fullscreen Websites for Your Inspiration]]> Fullscreen websites are those that fill the entire browser window (but not necessarily the entire screen), no matter what the screen resolution is. As...]]> Tue, 15 Nov 2011 09:53:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Metamorphosis: The unlimited transformations of human body]]> "Metamorphosis" is a concept about the unlimited transformations of human body created by Me&Eduard. Just like a chameleon, it's fitting, just like...]]> Mon, 14 Nov 2011 10:20:00 +0100 <![CDATA[10 Creative Facebook Campaigns]]> While classic media is becoming less and less effective when it comes to companies engaging with users, these are turning to the social networks to conect...]]> Wed, 09 Nov 2011 09:06:00 +0100 <![CDATA[14 Red Web Designs for Inspiration]]> Scarlet, crimson, burgundy, ruby, magenta, rust... they all belong to the family of the color red. Red is the color of passion, the color of blood and,...]]> Tue, 08 Nov 2011 14:26:00 +0100 <![CDATA[And the winner of Pixmac Premium subscription (worth $ 199) as winner of site of the month is..]]> Every month Pixmac, gives two free one month subscriptions (worth $199) to the best website of the month. Pixmac is here to be the fastest, most usable...]]> Mon, 07 Nov 2011 10:05:00 +0100 <![CDATA[How to Be a Web Designer]]> So you want to become a web designer, but you have no idea where to start. Don't panic! It is not as hard as it seems, but it requires time and effort....]]> Thu, 03 Nov 2011 13:17:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Creative Celebrity Portraits by George Dave]]> Today we're really glad to publish the Creative Celebrity Portraits by George Dave George Dawe was an English portrait artist who painted 329 portraits...]]> Tue, 01 Nov 2011 12:27:00 +0100 <![CDATA[And the nominees for The Site of The Month Awwward are ...]]> The month of October has brought Awwwards a great number of websites with excellent quality, most of which are using an increasing amount of HTML5, amazing...]]> Mon, 31 Oct 2011 11:25:00 +0100 <![CDATA[50 Fantastic White Web Designs]]> The color white is simple, elegant and peaceful and the use of this color is seen in lots of websites. Whether they're portfolios or online shops, people...]]> Mon, 31 Oct 2011 09:56:00 +0100 <![CDATA[50 Beautifully Designed Black Websites]]> Considered the absence of all color, black is elegant, sophisticated, it implies empowerment, it's minimal. Lots of web designers choose the color...]]> Wed, 26 Oct 2011 15:06:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Pictogram movie posters by Viktor Hertz]]> In the next post we'll talk about the excellent work of  Viktor Hertz, a freelance photographer and design artist. Based in Uppsala, Sweden,...]]> Wed, 26 Oct 2011 10:33:00 +0200 <![CDATA[30 Coffee Websites]]> Seems like autumn has taken forever to come this year, but now that the cold days are back, what better way to comfort yourself than with a steaming cup...]]> Mon, 24 Oct 2011 09:05:00 +0200 <![CDATA[40 Websites with Fixed Navigation]]> Navigation is key to guide the readers through the content of a website and help them find what they're looking for. An effective and useful navigation...]]> Tue, 18 Oct 2011 15:52:00 +0200 <![CDATA[20 Tourism Sites For Your Inspiration]]> I know the summer is over, but why not plan some vacations? We’ve selected 20 of the most dynamic tourism websites to help you plan your next great...]]> Fri, 14 Oct 2011 10:03:00 +0200 <![CDATA[20 Spectacular and Surreal Dresses]]> Today we’re feeling fashionable... with an edge. There’s Haute Couture, Ready to Wear & Mass Market fashion... so in which of these categories...]]> Thu, 13 Oct 2011 10:25:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Newspaper inspired websites]]> When a website has to display a huge amount of content, it is hard to make it appealing to the eye while keeping usability and balance within it. Newspapers...]]> Wed, 12 Oct 2011 07:13:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Amazing Eco-friendly Vehicles]]> Nowadays, more and more people around the world are choosing alternative methods of transportation. This can be because people are looking for more cost-efficient...]]> Tue, 11 Oct 2011 08:31:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Words in motion: Kinetic typography]]> Kinetic typography or "moving text" is basically an animation technique that mixes motion and typography to express ideas. In these animations, texts fly,...]]> Thu, 06 Oct 2011 07:12:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Freddy Olympics. Constructions For Ads]]> This is a Print campaign for Freddy the official sponsor of the Italian Team at the Olympic Games in Beijing by Lorenzo Vitturi. Vitturi has brought this...]]> Thu, 29 Sep 2011 10:01:00 +0200 <![CDATA[10 Stereoscopic 3D websites]]> Although 3D is now very popular in films and 3D home cinema is becoming more and more extended, we haven't seen it all that much in websites. The main...]]> Thu, 29 Sep 2011 08:20:00 +0200 <![CDATA[The neon posters of Mr. Whaite]]> Today we bring you the work of Mr. Whaite, an illustrator obsess with cult movies and neon signs. His work is astonishing. Check out his tumbler to see...]]> Fri, 23 Sep 2011 09:16:00 +0200 <![CDATA[8 Girls, a selection of my favorite ladies]]> Most of my favorite designers are women, so today I am showcasting some inspirational female graphic designers with a brief bio on each one. Let’s start...]]> Thu, 22 Sep 2011 07:57:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Giveaway! Win a ticket to Future of Web Apps (FOWA) London]]> Do you want to build the next generation of web apps? From today you can win a free ticket for one of the most anticipated conferences of the year for...]]> Wed, 21 Sep 2011 12:02:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Charts and Graphs: Data visualization in web design]]> With the growing amount of information we come across every day, comes the necessity to structure and categorize it and find ways to process, understand...]]> Mon, 19 Sep 2011 09:48:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Great Twitter Background Designs]]> Social networking is essential for today's businesses and corporations. Social media allows individuals and businesses to interact and build relationships. Twitter...]]> Thu, 15 Sep 2011 10:47:00 +0200 <![CDATA[And the winners of August Pixmac Premium subscription (worth $ 199) are..]]> Every month Pixmac, gives two free one month subscriptions (worth $199) to the best website of the month and the most popular nominee on Twitter...]]> Wed, 14 Sep 2011 15:35:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Best 20 film and TV title sequences from the last decade]]> Since the invention of the cinematograph, title sequences have been used to present the cast and crew of films and TV shows and mark their tone and theme. Film...]]> Wed, 14 Sep 2011 08:29:00 +0200 <![CDATA[25 Best Google Doodles]]> From time to time, Google introduces humorous or artistic modifications in the company's logo to commemorate holidays, anniversaries or major events. These...]]> Tue, 13 Sep 2011 13:52:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Tasty design: Restaurant and catering websites]]> In today's post we take a look at restaurant websites. Restaurant websites are a great source of design inspiration. One problem of most restaurant websites...]]> Mon, 12 Sep 2011 10:08:00 +0200 <![CDATA[22 Surprising Ambigram Logos]]> In order to make a logo stand out from the crowd, a designer has to make a creative approach to its creation. One technique employed in logo designs is...]]> Thu, 08 Sep 2011 10:16:00 +0200 <![CDATA[30 fresh packaging solutions]]> I consider packaging one of the hardest things to do for a designer. Mixing typography, graphics, logos, colors and claims in a box is not so easy. Fortunately,...]]> Wed, 07 Sep 2011 10:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[No color allowed: 30 great black and white websites]]> A few weeks ago we talked about colorful websites. This time we are leaving the color outside to center on monochromatic webdesigns in black and white. The...]]> Tue, 06 Sep 2011 09:53:00 +0200 <![CDATA[15 Classic and horror Cinematic Gifs]]> We bring you an excellent collection of "cinematic gifs" of some of the best classic and horror movies. All images are from one of our favorite blogs...]]> Fri, 02 Sep 2011 10:06:00 +0200 <![CDATA[10 Creative Uses of QR Codes]]> At the begining of the year we read a lot of lists that focused on QR codes as one of the web trends of 2011. Quick Response codes, QR codes for short,...]]> Wed, 31 Aug 2011 08:36:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Dogs and Cats by Carli Davidson]]> Carli Davidson is an internationally recognized photographer. She has a background in both commercial and documentary photography, as well as over 7...]]> Tue, 30 Aug 2011 10:16:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Astronaut Suicides by Neil Dacosta]]> We all wanted to be something when we were small. Have you ever dreamed of being an astronaut? Imagine after years of study and dedication to complex...]]> Thu, 11 Aug 2011 09:36:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Interactive Music Videos]]> We all know video killed the radio star and it is said that the internet is killing the video star, but we think it is more a transformation than a death....]]> Tue, 09 Aug 2011 08:25:00 +0200 <![CDATA[And the winners of July Pixmac Premium subscription (worth $ 199) are..]]> Every month Pixmac, gives two free one month subscriptions (worth $199) to the best website of the month and the most popular nominee on Twitter...]]> Thu, 04 Aug 2011 08:30:00 +0200 <![CDATA[30 Beautiful App Websites]]> So you have your fantastic app and now you need somewhere to present it to the world, give information about it or make it sell more. You need a beautiful...]]> Tue, 02 Aug 2011 11:11:00 +0200 <![CDATA[30 Typographic Tattoos]]> During these days, a lot of people asked me to design a tattoo for them. So I though it was the right time to write a post about it. English cursive and...]]> Fri, 29 Jul 2011 09:51:00 +0200 <![CDATA[30 Beautiful Concert Posters]]> From singer outfits to record sleeves, music and design have always gone hand-in-hand. The history of rock concert posters started in the 1960s in San...]]> Wed, 27 Jul 2011 11:09:00 +0200 <![CDATA[30 Colorful Websites]]> We have all heard the "less is more" statement. Simplicity is the route to follow these days. But white space does not have to be necessarily white. In...]]> Mon, 25 Jul 2011 11:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[The secret life of everyday objects]]> Did you know that raindrops want to be pearls? Did you know that the lines in ruled notebooks are made of thread? Or that there are little people living...]]> Thu, 21 Jul 2011 07:20:00 +0200 <![CDATA[The Wonderful illustrations of Alessandro Gottardo aka "Shout"]]> Alessandro Gottardo aka Shout creates visual art projects for advertising campaigns, design products and publishers in four continents. Born in Pordenone...]]> Wed, 20 Jul 2011 08:03:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Print design elements in websites]]> Print media is slowly fading out these days, leaving place for the new technologies to take the big slice of the cake. Don't get us wrong, we don't say...]]> Tue, 19 Jul 2011 08:30:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Available in all sizes: 30 Flexible websites]]> If your work on web design or developing you probably heard about responsive web design and flexible or adaptive layouts. Following the quick rise of smartphones...]]> Wed, 13 Jul 2011 09:56:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Judge a book by its cover]]> The evolution of cover jackets on literature shows how design has become more and more important through time in our society. At first, they were there...]]> Mon, 11 Jul 2011 09:26:00 +0200 <![CDATA[10 Websites with Keyboard Navigation]]> The presence of keyboard-navigated websites is surprisingly growing in these days of touch screen devices. Why is that happening? Well, there is still...]]> Tue, 05 Jul 2011 09:53:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Cinematic Gifs are so inspiring!]]> Today I want to show you how animated gifs are not just for teens:) Jamie Beck and Kevin Burg on their tumblr have shown how you can transform a...]]> Mon, 04 Jul 2011 08:17:00 +0200 <![CDATA[30 Single Page Websites]]> We are seeing the single page trend a lot lately, mostly among designer sites because this type of web design is perfect for a portfolio. But you can also...]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2011 07:10:00 +0200 <![CDATA[30 Pixel Perfect Websites]]> We know how easy it is to buy a template change some colors, put an icon here and there, add a logo, some pictures and voilà, you've got yourself a website....]]> Tue, 28 Jun 2011 11:02:00 +0200 <![CDATA[14 essential wordpress plugins]]> Everybody knows WordPress, it is a fully functional content management system (CMS) that is extendible with an immense amount of themes and of course a...]]> Mon, 27 Jun 2011 09:21:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Creative Photography: Pops and children change roles]]> This is a fun series of photos where parents and kids exchange their heads. Created by German photographer Paul Ripke and artistic director Florian Schmucker. Enjoy...]]> Wed, 22 Jun 2011 14:37:00 +0200 <![CDATA[25 Great Horizontal Layout Websites]]> Loved by some, hated by many, horizontally websites are nothing new. Horizontal layout websites did not used to be very user-friendly and tended to work...]]> Tue, 21 Jun 2011 15:10:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Cool Gadgets for Creative Offices]]> Each designer or agency office should be filled with creative and innovative gadgets that surprise our clients and stimulate the imagination.  A...]]> Thu, 16 Jun 2011 18:02:00 +0200 <![CDATA[12 Awesome Websites with Continuous Scrolling]]> We have already seen the continuous scrolling effect in sites like Google Reader or Tumblr, but this trend is growing strong. It can be a smoother solution...]]> Tue, 14 Jun 2011 08:34:00 +0200 <![CDATA[I Wonder: The Golden Book]]> Printed in China, published in London, and designed by an amazing Canadian woman, I Wonder is one of the best books of 2010. I pre-ordered it through Amazon,...]]> Mon, 13 Jun 2011 11:04:00 +0200 <![CDATA[And the winners of May Pixmac Premium subscription (worth $ 199) are..]]> Every month Pixmac, gives two free one month subscriptions (worth $199) to the best website of the month and the most popular nominee on Twitter...]]> Wed, 08 Jun 2011 10:10:00 +0200 <![CDATA[14 Unsuccessfull Japanese Inventions]]> There are inventions that have changed our lives: Internet, mobile telephony, etc. But there had been many inventions that have...]]> Wed, 08 Jun 2011 09:52:00 +0200 <![CDATA[20 Websites Using @font-face]]> @font-face is a new property that helps you to define a special typography in your website. How can you do that? Just upload the font that you want to...]]> Tue, 07 Jun 2011 08:24:00 +0200 <![CDATA[“Pencil Vs Camera” by Benjamin Heine]]> "Pencil vs Camera" is a beautiful collection of images that combines excellent photography with some illustrations done in pencil which...]]> Mon, 06 Jun 2011 10:33:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Head on Top by Thorsten Schmidtkord.]]> We want to dedicate today’s post to an excellent photographer, Thorsten Schmidtkord. "Head on Top" is an original and funny collection of portraits...]]> Fri, 03 Jun 2011 09:03:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Showcase Of Websites Using Hand-Drawn Elements]]> Most designers reveal their creativity on paper in the form of sketches, why not put on the websites? By using hand-drawn style in web design you can give...]]> Thu, 02 Jun 2011 13:06:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Learning Copperplate isn't a Dream]]> Nobody has time to learn calligraphy, especially Copperplate, one of the hardest ones. On the other hand we have much more sources to do it than in the...]]> Tue, 31 May 2011 08:06:00 +0200 <![CDATA[20 of the best iphone apps]]> It's now been almost three years since iTunes App Store was launched. Unfortunately, with more than 300,000 apps to choose from, it's far from easy for...]]> Tue, 24 May 2011 11:59:00 +0200 <![CDATA[12 Beautiful Websites with Big Maps]]> Maps are not only a resource for the contact section, sometimes a well-designed map helps to create beautiful and innovative websites. In the next post...]]> Wed, 18 May 2011 11:12:00 +0200 <![CDATA[15 great recent TV commercials]]> If well-done TV commercials have the power to make us cry, laugh or even frighten us in a matter of minutes or just seconds. They are like a cinema pill,...]]> Tue, 17 May 2011 14:13:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Sound Sculptures by Zimoun]]> The components used in Zimoun’s work are simple, functional and raw, whereas only aesthetically high-level and purposefully chosen elements and materials...]]> Fri, 13 May 2011 08:10:00 +0200 <![CDATA[20 Great PSD to HTML & CSS Websites]]> If you are a web designer chances are you are using Photoshop to develop your work. But coding is a hard part of the process that not every designer...]]> Thu, 12 May 2011 06:38:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Nude installations by Spencer Tunick]]> Artis Spencer Tunick has been documenting the live nude figure in public, with photography and video, since 1992. The individuals en masse, without their...]]> Tue, 10 May 2011 10:08:00 +0200 <![CDATA[And the winners of this month Pixmac Premium subscription (worth $ 199) are..]]> Every month Pixmac, gives two subscriptions for $ 199 a month better website, and the nominee's most popular on Twitter and Facebook. Pixmac Is Here To...]]> Fri, 06 May 2011 09:59:00 +0200 <![CDATA[20 Office Spaces that Will Make You Wish You Worked There]]> If your office is getting ready to make a big move or is just in need of a “creative” makeover, we hope this post will give you a place to start for...]]> Thu, 05 May 2011 09:30:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Vertebrata Photographs by Marc Da Cunha Lopes]]> Today we bring you a wonderful photographic exhibition by Marc Da Cunha. Born in 1979, Marc works and lives in Paris. He studied photography in Gobelins...]]> Sun, 01 May 2011 14:25:00 +0200 <![CDATA[20 Very inspiring uses of Typography in Web Design]]> On the web we face some typographic challenges and limitations, the typefaces, font smoothing, and control we have over all typographic elements is inconsistent...]]> Sun, 01 May 2011 13:51:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Creative Celebrity Portrait by Martin Schoeller]]> Hollywood personalities in fun scenes created by Martin Schoeller, the New York based photographer best known for his tight portraits or "Close Up" series,...]]> Sat, 30 Apr 2011 15:08:00 +0200 <![CDATA[The Beauty of The Hours by Mary Jane Ansell]]> Mary Jane Ansell graduated from Brighton University in 1994 and now works from her studio in the heart of Brighton's North Laine. After only beginning...]]> Wed, 27 Apr 2011 11:35:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Geek humor II]]> Randy Glasbergen is an illustrator very famous for his funny comics, full of geek humor. Randy lives in a small town in rural New York State. His funny...]]> Tue, 19 Apr 2011 07:17:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Female Bodybuilders by Martin Schoeller]]> Martin Schoeller, the New York based photographer best know for his tight portraits or "Close Up" series, remains at the forefront of the photographic...]]> Sat, 16 Apr 2011 11:31:00 +0200 <![CDATA[10 Print Magazines for Web Designers]]> We all know the importance of staying well-informed of developments in the sector. Magazines can bring you this valuable information in addition to get...]]> Tue, 12 Apr 2011 08:25:00 +0200 <![CDATA[The Fascinating and Surreal Images of Erik Johansson]]> You can spend a long time watching each one of the images created by Erik Johansson. Creative, surreal, imaginative, abstract images .. they all have...]]> Mon, 11 Apr 2011 09:32:00 +0200 <![CDATA[10 Vital Books for Web Designers and Developers]]> Many people have asked us, via web, twitter and facebook, for advice on the best books for web designers and developers. We have found that many books...]]> Wed, 06 Apr 2011 13:35:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Anton Semenov: Disturbing and frightening illustrations]]> We often get to see some fantastic illustrations here at Awwwards, and today is no different. Anton Semenov show us an awesome technique,  use of ...]]> Sun, 03 Apr 2011 18:28:00 +0200 <![CDATA[14 essential tutorials on how to create logos with illustrator.]]> Illustrator is without doubt the best software for creating logos. From ideas to output, take advantage of the power and precision of Adobe® Illustrator®...]]> Wed, 30 Mar 2011 14:02:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Wonderful places to work and enjoy]]> Many studies have shown that doing your job in a beautiful and wonderful place greatly increases productivity. Forget those sad, cold and gray workplaces....]]> Fri, 25 Mar 2011 11:09:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Killer Barbies by Mariel Clayton]]> We have recently discovered the website of photographer Mariel Clayton. This is the place where the bad toys go. Its where all the children who fight...]]> Tue, 22 Mar 2011 12:21:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Some essential tutorials & resources to use @font-face]]> Typography : used to be a  big limitation to webdesigners and a headache to front end developers, but @font-face is here to do their live more easier...]]> Wed, 16 Mar 2011 16:07:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Spectacular Portrait Drawings of Winnie Truong]]> Born in 1988, Winnie Truong lives and works in Toronto and is a recent graduate of the Ontario College of Art and Design’s drawing and painting program. The...]]> Fri, 11 Mar 2011 09:07:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Best Top 10 Email Marketing Services]]> Email marketing is a form of direct marketing which uses electronic mail as a means of communicating commercial or fund-raising messages to an audience. Although...]]> Wed, 09 Mar 2011 21:34:00 +0100 <![CDATA[25 of the Best Premium WordPress Themes 2010 – 2011]]> Wordpress is a powerful free and open source. There are hundreds of wordpress themes which you can find on the Internet but not all of them are good looking. So,...]]> Mon, 07 Mar 2011 11:45:00 +0100 <![CDATA[30 Logos that rejoice the spirit and soften the heart.]]> A logo is not just a mark, a logo reflects a business's commercial brand via the use of typography, colors, images, etc. .. In this...]]> Thu, 03 Mar 2011 15:25:37 +0100 <![CDATA[14 Exceptional Websites Made with HTML5]]> One of the great handicaps of web developers is constant evolution in the use of new technologies and programming languages. The arrival of html5 has...]]> Tue, 01 Mar 2011 11:28:48 +0100 <![CDATA[The Marvelous and Creative Work of Denis Zilber]]> Denis Zilber is one of those illustrators that really made his way to the top and has been doing some fantastic and creative work. He's an Israeli illustrator...]]> Sun, 20 Feb 2011 18:20:41 +0100 <![CDATA[Horacio Salinas, a different conceptual photographer]]> We want to dedicate today's post to an excellent photographer, Horacio Salinas. This conceptual artist was born in Argentina but lives and works in New...]]> Tue, 15 Feb 2011 17:09:24 +0100 <![CDATA[20 creative and exciting print ads using Photoshop]]> Sometimes a successful advertising campaign is made possible by the genius and insparación of talented people who master perfectly the ultimate creative...]]> Mon, 14 Feb 2011 10:16:33 +0100 <![CDATA[1000 books, 1000 thanks]]> Warm and fresh books ready for you! All the books have been printed, the sharpness of the images is impressive, and the cover is so delicious, we are...]]> Tue, 25 Jan 2011 10:48:12 +0100 <![CDATA[Innovative gadgets and accessories]]> Everybody is falling in love with some of theses new technologies, like iPads, iPhone etc.. But this is just the beginning of the techno-fever, now is...]]> Wed, 19 Jan 2011 10:55:44 +0100 <![CDATA[6 Top Viral Campaign Videos]]> Today we feel viral. So please take a look at these 6 funny - ironic ads. Viral marketing is a techniques that use pre-existing social networks to produce...]]> Fri, 14 Jan 2011 09:19:00 +0100 <![CDATA[20 Amazing Free Fonts]]> Some free fonts for the summer? Why not? Today we present some free font that you can easily donwload at or Typography is...]]> Sat, 08 Jan 2011 14:12:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Looking for the 2011 Jury]]> The Css Awards is looking for new Jury members So if you consider that your experience and your knowledge about webdesign culture is ready for this,...]]> Tue, 04 Jan 2011 16:36:25 +0100 <![CDATA[Top Websites where Designers Can Sell their Works]]> If you’re a professional designer, web-developer, photographer or just doing some design art work you can be able to earn some money by selling your...]]> Wed, 22 Dec 2010 11:44:48 +0100 <![CDATA[Awwwards: The best css websites of the year in a book]]> The Css Awards Book is a printed book about best websites of the 2010. 365 days and 180 pages, collect all the winners websited of 2010 Every page presents...]]> Tue, 14 Dec 2010 10:38:04 +0100 <![CDATA[20 Best Facebook Pages]]> Facebook has great pages, and we select the 20 best facebook pages for you! Take a look at them!]]> Thu, 02 Dec 2010 11:26:00 +0100 <![CDATA[15 Fresh Jquery Slides]]> Using a jquery slide effect is getting very popular. We have choose the best one and the most complete for you. jQuery is a fast and concise JavaScript...]]> Wed, 01 Dec 2010 12:38:00 +0100 <![CDATA[25 Impressive Contact forms]]> This post is focused on creative and beautiful Contact Forms. Each contact form is a unique and has its own role of the site. Here there are 25 Beautiful...]]> Wed, 15 Sep 2010 10:20:00 +0200 <![CDATA[HTML5 Inspirations]]> The Html5 is going to revolution the webdesigner culture, Jquery and CSS3 make things easier! Many peoples says that now there is no space for flash anymore....]]> Thu, 09 Sep 2010 11:52:22 +0200 <![CDATA[All the best Photo Stocks]]> All the best PhotoStocks in one Post! We present a selection of the best website where you can get exactly what yoyu were looking for... here the...]]> Wed, 18 Aug 2010 16:51:18 +0200 <![CDATA[Black Layouts]]> Black means class. Today we present one selection of the best black and dark layouts from the css website awards. Some of the site of the day and some...]]> Thu, 29 Jul 2010 12:34:01 +0200 <![CDATA[Including amazing fonts on your website adding one line of code]]> Today we would like to show some tools that will help us to use nice fonts on your website. To do that you just need to include a line of code in your...]]> Thu, 27 May 2010 09:54:15 +0200 <![CDATA[The Best Infographics About Social Networks]]> Everybody has taken part already on one of the many social networks.. Twitter and facebook are the most known, and every day many new users register a...]]> Mon, 17 May 2010 10:28:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Css Blogs around the world]]> keep yourself update with css is always very important, specially when there are new features and tutorials around the web. Css is the best way for your...]]> Fri, 30 Apr 2010 10:05:47 +0200 <![CDATA[15 Beautiful And Creative Web Portfolios]]> Are you looking for how to present all your works? Design portfolios can be realized in various forms. And TCA Inspired has done a great selection...]]> Wed, 14 Apr 2010 11:45:18 +0200 <![CDATA[20 Awesome Photoshop Brushes for your Webdesign Layouts]]> Your brushes set is also very important, sometimes is really what you need, and is what can make your work easier and faster TCAInspired selected the 20...]]> Tue, 30 Mar 2010 10:02:16 +0200 <![CDATA[Web Design trends: 17 excellent and creative vector websites]]> We really love illustrated elements in web design, especially those that use vector objects. Drawing landscapes, a grassy footer and a beatiful sky,...]]> Wed, 24 Mar 2010 09:36:48 +0100 <![CDATA[Innovative and fashionable clothings for tech people]]> James Bond is not the only one using a tech bracelet! using new technologies installed in our cloths is getting day by day more common. Anyway if you don't...]]> Wed, 17 Mar 2010 12:22:16 +0100 <![CDATA[Fresh Free Social Media Icons]]> Nowadays your website deserves a social media area, where all the facebook, youtube, digg, etc.. icons go. Every icons has more than one version...]]> Mon, 15 Mar 2010 20:46:00 +0100 <![CDATA[CSS Gallery: A inspiring place for web designers]]> Have you heard about css galleries? Do you know how them work? Every cool CSS website deserve is own gallery. These galleries collect the best webpages...]]> Thu, 11 Mar 2010 09:35:41 +0100 <![CDATA[Corporate Webdesign: The Ironic Side of "About Us"]]> Presenting ourselves in a picture is not always easy, specially when we are not model. Anyway is time to be more expressive, show off our personality and...]]> Wed, 10 Mar 2010 12:13:00 +0100 <![CDATA[The Best Free Fonts of 2010]]> As we saw in the previous post Big Fonts, using big texts and playing with carachters, helps to establish the mood created by a design. Now you just...]]> Tue, 09 Mar 2010 09:30:02 +0100 <![CDATA[Great Masters of Motion Graphics and Visual effects]]> The Motion Graphics' world is getting much more powerful day by day. The 3d art and video join together for making us living these fantastic feelings....]]> Fri, 05 Mar 2010 10:39:45 +0100 <![CDATA[Amazing photo retouching works]]> Surfing on the desert playing tennis is not a impossible anymore, choosing a different head is also not impossible anymore. Today we will show you a great...]]> Fri, 05 Mar 2010 10:01:40 +0100 <![CDATA[10 Wonderful CSS Editor]]> Editing css code can be easier after reading this post! TCAInspired presents the 10 best css editors. With them we can:- write better- using...]]> Wed, 03 Mar 2010 14:07:00 +0100 <![CDATA[500 Free Icons for your web apps]]> Don't you think that some cool icons can change the style of your website? Creating icons is a lot of work, but today you can download more than 500! Take...]]> Wed, 03 Mar 2010 11:06:15 +0100 <![CDATA[Humour in Advertising: 25 Funny Ads from]]> Do you want your customers to be more receptive to your ads?  A bit of humor is always welcome! If your creative strategy is based in humor, it...]]> Tue, 02 Mar 2010 15:22:04 +0100 <![CDATA[16 Revolutionary Email Newsletter Designs]]> Today we want to give you some advice for the next newsletter you need to design. A selection of some clean and weird newsletters. Enjoy it.]]> Fri, 26 Feb 2010 10:37:22 +0100 <![CDATA[Patrick Bateman could kill for these business cards designs]]> Introducing yourself is something unique and special. TCAInspired want to show off different ways to do a cool business cards.  And if you are not vegetarian...]]> Thu, 25 Feb 2010 11:25:55 +0100 <![CDATA[Best Web design trends for 2010]]> The best web design trends for 2010 are already defined. We are definitely living one of the richest webdesign period. Don't miss the points we focus on...]]> Mon, 22 Feb 2010 12:57:19 +0100 <![CDATA[Geek Humor]]> Randy Glasbergen is a illustrator very famouse because of his funny comics, full of geek humor. Randy lives in a small town in rural New York State. His...]]> Fri, 19 Feb 2010 08:39:27 +0100 <![CDATA[Original vertical and horizontal Navigation CSS Menus]]> Have you ever though that CSS can be so creative? Creating cool menus, is not that hard anymore! Do you need a vertical or a horizontal CSS menu? Today...]]> Thu, 18 Feb 2010 11:56:22 +0100 <![CDATA[New Brand Trends: Colour Logos]]> Why we should create a new brand with just two colours when we can use more? Green, blue, yellow and magenta together? Why not? The colour combination...]]> Wed, 17 Feb 2010 09:54:55 +0100 <![CDATA[Great Masters of illustration: George Grosz]]> George Grosz is a german painter, draughtsman and illustrator of the 20's - 30's. He has been influenced by Expressionism and Futurism and most of the...]]> Tue, 16 Feb 2010 10:45:49 +0100 <![CDATA[Cool work spaces from The Cool Hunter]]> Today we present some of the most innovating work spaces from Exciting projects, wonderful textures, bizarre creations and much more. Discover...]]> Mon, 15 Feb 2010 11:33:29 +0100 <![CDATA[Twitter is dead!]]> What's going to happen one day if the  Twitter bird won't fly anymore?Who's gonna follow who? We would like to introduce this shocking news with this...]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2010 11:32:16 +0100 <![CDATA[20 Impressive Illustrators #part 2]]> In this post you can discovered our selection about the 20 impressive illustrators around the world. Special technics, crazy brushes or pixel art, each...]]> Wed, 10 Feb 2010 14:23:51 +0100 <![CDATA[Special offer for Rapidxhtml. 3 Mounths + 3 Free]]> TheCSSAwards visitors are 99% web developers, web designers & graphic designers or simply anyone interested in web design & development. Payments...]]> Wed, 10 Feb 2010 11:26:09 +0100 <![CDATA[Beautiful E-Commerce Trends of 2010]]> Nowadays everybody knows the importance of the "design factor" during the webdesign creation. Designers and web agencies are doing the best to get this!...]]> Wed, 10 Feb 2010 09:22:56 +0100 <![CDATA[Best websites of 2009, 20 Extraordinary and inspirational designs]]> TCA Inspired, begins this blog showing the 20 best websites of the 2009.   All the sites were selected as a "Site Of The Day" in the Css Awards. Take...]]> Thu, 04 Feb 2010 15:30:43 +0100 <![CDATA[Threadless is not useless: The 40 most amazing tees]]> Have you heard about Threadless? Threadless is the most innovative tee shop. Based in the industrial city of Chicago, they print great design on the American...]]> Wed, 03 Feb 2010 16:38:34 +0100 <![CDATA[Typography Design: 18 Excellent Websites Created with Big Fonts]]> Arial, Garamond, Cooper, who cares?  Size is priority. One of the latest trends in webdesign is working with BIG FONT.  Whether it's on the menu, the...]]> Wed, 03 Feb 2010 09:54:03 +0100 <![CDATA[20 Impressive Illustrators #part 1]]> In this post you can discovered our selection about the 20 impressive illustrators around the world. Special technics, crazy brushes or pixel art, each...]]> Tue, 02 Feb 2010 13:38:46 +0100 <![CDATA[Welcome to TCA Inspired]]> After some months on project, we decide to build up an ispirating blog for all the design community. TCA Inspired is the site, where you...]]> Mon, 01 Feb 2010 14:38:59 +0100 <![CDATA[25 creative and inspirating web portfolios]]> We are presenting the best creative porfolios of 2009, 25 websites full of illustrations, inspirating layout and dynamic effects. All the 2009 trends in...]]> Mon, 18 Jan 2010 12:46:41 +0100 <![CDATA[Gopal Raju]]> I'm Gopal, a MAC user lover, currently working as a Senior Web Developer. Born and brought up in Trivandrum, Kerala, the southern part of India. I am founder...]]> Fri, 08 Jan 2010 11:32:44 +0100 <![CDATA[Jay Hollywood]]> My name is Jay Hollywood, and i'm a designer based out of Perth, Australia. I run my own freelance studio where I specialise in branding, user experience...]]> Tue, 05 Jan 2010 03:14:39 +0100 <![CDATA[David Arias]]> David Arias is a Vancouver-based freelance graphic designer with a Bachelor's Degree in Graphic Design for Marketing. His portfolio presents some of his...]]> Mon, 04 Jan 2010 11:50:03 +0100 <![CDATA[Ray Cheung]]> My name is Ray Cheung. I am the founder of, and the co-founder of I really have a passion on...]]> Sun, 03 Jan 2010 02:15:42 +0100 <![CDATA[Paul Andrew]]> Hi, my name is Paul Andrew and I live in the north of Scotland in the small but pretty city of Inverness. In the past year I have been more of a pro-blogger...]]> Thu, 31 Dec 2009 03:47:39 +0100 <![CDATA[Mike Lane]]> My name is Mike Lane and I am a Senior UX Designer with over 14 years experience in creative web design and development.|||I attended art school in the...]]> Mon, 28 Dec 2009 07:32:04 +0100 <![CDATA[Aravind Ajith]]> I am Aravind Ajith, an independent UI consultant with 6+ years of experience in the field. In such a short period of time,I have had the opportunity to...]]> Tue, 22 Dec 2009 08:43:29 +0100 <![CDATA[Trent Walton]]> My name is Trent Walton and I am the founder of We're a 3 man team that has been working together on web design and branding projects...]]> Thu, 17 Dec 2009 15:44:03 +0100 <![CDATA[Mark Hirst]]> Hello. My name is Mark Hirst, owner of a boutique interactive studio in Dubai called Blue Beetle. We're relatively small (currently 7) each from a different...]]> Thu, 17 Dec 2009 05:03:09 +0100 <![CDATA[Gustave spenes]]> I work as a designer at Klipp og Lim in Norway and my main focus is motion graphics and interactive design. I hold a Bachelors degree in music technology...]]> Thu, 17 Dec 2009 04:17:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Eirik Backer]]> Hello! I am Eirik Backer from Norway, working at Klipp og Lim in Trondheim as a developer and designer. I am passionate about interface design, web design...]]> Thu, 17 Dec 2009 04:05:14 +0100 <![CDATA[Kevin Sweeney]]> My name is Kevin Sweeney and I am currently an interactive developer at Fi. In the past three years that I have spent there, I have been the lead information...]]> Wed, 16 Dec 2009 06:34:35 +0100 <![CDATA[Ivan Aleksic]]> Hi, my name is Ivan Aleksic, i'm co-owner - designer-art director at at this point small web studio who chase the bid dreams....]]> Wed, 16 Dec 2009 05:38:05 +0100 <![CDATA[Robert Podgorski]]> Hi there - my name is Robert Podgorski, co-founder of BlackMoon. We're small, frisky company based in Poland and we're deep into webdesign, illustration,...]]> Wed, 16 Dec 2009 01:41:24 +0100 <![CDATA[20 Beautiful examples of illustration in web desing]]> 23 NovBrian Handley Design 7 61 12 NovGlasshouse 7 29 11...]]> Mon, 30 Nov 2009 21:03:43 +0100 <![CDATA[15 Excellent creative website Footers]]> These 15 website navigation footers are all super creative and unique, showing some truly interesting ways to display your own site’s footer! 16 NovChapolito...]]> Fri, 27 Nov 2009 20:33:19 +0100 <![CDATA[World of Merix]]> Hi, we’re web design agency operating internationally with offices located in Poland (Poznan) and USA (New York). Our team consists of 12 passionate...]]> Fri, 13 Nov 2009 03:12:43 +0100 <![CDATA[October. 30 exceptional web page designs for your inspiration]]> These are the 30 October's Best Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) website, they are ordered from newer to older, enjoy and find your inspiration!]]> Wed, 11 Nov 2009 12:41:25 +0100 <![CDATA[Damian Madray]]> I am the founder & creative director of Depthskins Studio & DesignersCouch. My responsibilities are in the areas of branding, web design, project...]]> Tue, 10 Nov 2009 00:36:58 +0100 <![CDATA[Romain Colin]]> Romain Colin, Founder of Fubiz, this site is centered on the subjects of the graphic world, the urban culture, the products tendencies and numerical arts....]]> Fri, 09 Oct 2009 08:42:44 +0200 <![CDATA[ Antonio Lupetti]]> I am Antonio Lupetti, Engineer, Pro Blogger, Mac User, Web addicted. I am the author of Woork (, a popular tech blog about web design,...]]> Thu, 08 Oct 2009 08:06:19 +0200 <![CDATA[Gabriel Segura]]> I am from Madrid, Spain. I got started into webdesign in 2002, but profesionally in 2004, just 1 year after i got married with the help of my wife (illustration)...]]> Wed, 07 Oct 2009 08:36:41 +0200 <![CDATA[Paul Mosing]]> My name is Paul Mosig and I am the co-founder of the arts and design studio Racket located in Melbuorne Australia.|||Self taught designer although I went...]]> Wed, 07 Oct 2009 04:07:37 +0200 <![CDATA[Brian Hoff]]> My name is Brian Hoff — an independent graphic designer from Philadelphia specializing in branding, identity and website design. I am also the founder/writer...]]> Tue, 06 Oct 2009 05:56:15 +0200 <![CDATA[Jacob Cass]]> Jacob Cass is a logo, web and graphic designer from Sydney, Australia, who freelances under his business, which doubles as...]]> Sat, 03 Oct 2009 06:41:28 +0200 <![CDATA[Lukáš Majzlan]]> Hello, I'm a webdesigner and webdeveloper from Slovakia. I own a small design studio Art4web.|||I'm a self-taught designer. I started with flash animations...]]> Fri, 02 Oct 2009 08:27:26 +0200 <![CDATA[Pablo Zarate]]> Pablo Zarate|||I went to a design school, but if someone ask me... I have to say that I'm self taught.|||Working on my art for my personal webpage (]]> Fri, 02 Oct 2009 06:46:09 +0200 <![CDATA[Anthony Dart]]> Hi, my name is Anthony Dart i am a multi disciplinary designer animator from South Africa. I am the founder and Director of a design and animation studio...]]> Thu, 01 Oct 2009 08:27:37 +0200 <![CDATA[Sergei Prokofiev]]> Hello folks! We are CreativePeople from Moscow Russia and we hold an excellent portfolio full of interesting web projects, animation, games and logos!...]]> Thu, 01 Oct 2009 05:45:11 +0200 <![CDATA[Snopp Media]]> Hello! We are Snopp Media, a crazy advertising agency from the north(Norway). Snopp consists of two twenty-year olds, named Mathias Nervik and Gisle Grindvik....]]> Thu, 01 Oct 2009 01:06:30 +0200 <![CDATA[Alexey Abramov]]> My name is Alexey Abramov. I'm a graphic designer, living in Moscow, Russia. I love to create memorizable catchy web sites, vivid identities, rich illustrations...]]> Sat, 26 Sep 2009 03:16:51 +0200 <![CDATA[Drew Europeo]]> I am Drew Europeo, a designer and illustrator in the Philippines. I ran and I have been collaborating with different designers...]]> Thu, 24 Sep 2009 18:30:08 +0200 <![CDATA[Sarah Camp]]> My name is Sarah Camp, and I run Camp Creative Group. I was born in New Jersey and grew up in several places on the east coast of the USA before "settling"...]]> Thu, 24 Sep 2009 07:22:00 +0200