Awwwards - Blog Latests posts http://www.awwwards.com Sat, 30 Jul 2016 01:33:53 +0200 <![CDATA[Brain Food! eBooks for Digital Creatives]]> Come and get it while it's fresh, Introducing Volume 1. of our new series of free interactive eBooks. Do you like Interactive experiences, trends and technologies?...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/brain-food-ebooks-for-digital-creatives.html Thu, 28 Jul 2016 17:38:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Video and Takeaways from Awwwards Conference New York City]]> We continually strive to do one better with our conferences, we had high hopes for New York and it didn’t let us down. In the Big Apple from 16th-17th...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/video-and-takeaways-from-awwwards-conference-new-york-city.html Tue, 19 Jul 2016 16:19:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Get Creative: Awwwards New York City Mixtape]]> Music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy.Ludwig van Beethoven. (UI sound designer)The Awwwards Conference...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/get-creative-awwwards-new-york-city-mixtape.html Thu, 07 Jul 2016 12:46:13 +0200 <![CDATA[Resn Wins the Title of #SOTM for June]]> This month Resn's new improved website beat off the competition and won them their second SOTM title. Here they explain the process behind "Infecting your...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/resn-wins-the-title-of-sotm-for-june.html Wed, 06 Jul 2016 12:24:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Fusing Code and Celluloid with MediaMonks @Awwwards Conference]]> Wrapping up day one of the Awwwards Conference Amsterdam were Jeroen Van der Meera and Vincent Van de Wetering, Executive Creative Director and Creative...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/fusing-code-and-celluloid-with-mediamonks-awwwards-conference.html Tue, 05 Jul 2016 12:31:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Vote now for June's #SOTM]]> It's time to make a decision about the site that rocked your world this month. Which lovingly crafted digital project should be victorious in the battle...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/vote-now-for-june-s-sotm.html Thu, 30 Jun 2016 13:05:00 +0200 <![CDATA[The Future of the Web is Printed with Chiara Aliotta @Awwwards Conference]]> In the grand surroundings of The Royal Tropical Institute Amsterdam, Chiara Aliotta, Founder and Creative Director of Until Sunday and Co-Founder of...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/the-future-of-the-web-is-printed-with-chiara-aliotta-awwwards-conference.html Tue, 28 Jun 2016 12:07:19 +0200 <![CDATA[A Look into Jam3's Mural]]> When moving into new offices some people change the colors of the walls, others hang new paintings; at Jam3 they decided to create a mural that expressed...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/a-look-into-jam3-s-mural.html Fri, 24 Jun 2016 18:37:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Do We Need Frameworks?]]> Let’s be honest, we do this job because on some deep level, we love to build stuff. We enjoy finding the right foundations, gathering some knowledge...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/do-we-need-frameworks.html Tue, 21 Jun 2016 16:48:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Never Stop Evolving - The New Awwwards]]> ]]> http://www.awwwards.com/never-stop-evolving-the-new-awwwards.html Fri, 17 Jun 2016 12:05:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Font Pairing when Working for an Agency]]> One of the most difficult tasks as a designer is choosing the appropriate font pairing. It is never an easy undertaking, whether you face many limitations...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/font-pairing-when-working-for-an-agency.html Tue, 14 Jun 2016 16:21:00 +0200 <![CDATA[How to Design Your Site to Make it Super-fast]]> Speed is of the essence now more than ever in web design. In 2016, your site visitors want to have a blazingly fast site experience, and if you don’t...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/how-to-design-your-site-to-make-it-super-fast.html Wed, 08 Jun 2016 14:10:00 +0200 <![CDATA[A Bear's-Eye View of Yellowstone by Hello Monday Wins SOTM for May]]> May’s SOTM is a wild one! Hello Monday share with us the content behind their winning project with National Geographic. Thanks for all your votes and...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/a-bear-s-eye-view-of-yellowstone-by-hello-monday-wins-sotm-for-may.html Tue, 07 Jun 2016 13:46:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Interview with Watson/DG Winners of Agency of the Year]]> Founder and Creative Director of Watson/DG, Fernando Ramirez, sits down for a catch up after the Awwwards Conference and Prize Giving ceremony in Amsterdam.He...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/interview-with-watson-dg-winners-of-agency-of-the-year.html Mon, 06 Jun 2016 13:14:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Perverting the Web with RESN @Awwwards Conference]]> Kris Hermansson and Simon Jullien, Creative Team of Resn gave the last talk of the Awwwards Conference Amsterdam. They explain why established approaches...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/perverting-the-web-with-resn-awwwards-conference.html Wed, 01 Jun 2016 13:45:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Download Your Special Free Pack of Interface Icons]]> Enjoy these icons for freeDesigner and illustrator Darius Dan shares with us a set of free, high quality, downloadable icons selected from Swifticons....]]> http://www.awwwards.com/download-your-special-free-pack-of-interface-icons.html Tue, 31 May 2016 14:43:08 +0200 <![CDATA[Vote now for May's #SOTM]]> #SOTM May is here! If you could spare few minutes to vote and tweet you could help make one of the nominated agencies very happy and also win yourself...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/vote-now-for-may-s-sotm.html Tue, 31 May 2016 10:35:00 +0200 <![CDATA[A Gentle Introduction to Shaders with Pixi.js]]> Most of the stunning visual effects you see everyday on the web or in movies and games would not be possible without GPUs. These Graphical Processing Units...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/a-gentle-introduction-to-shaders-with-pixi-js.html Thu, 26 May 2016 17:46:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Free e-book: UX Design in Action]]> UXPin CEO and co-founder Marcin Treder draws together designers from Autodesk, Slack, Kaplan Education, Sumo Logic, and 3M Health Care to share their own...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/free-e-book-ux-design-in-action.html Wed, 25 May 2016 13:24:29 +0200 <![CDATA[Building Cohesive Digital Experiences with Josh Payton @Awwwards Conference]]> Josh Payton Head of UX at Huge in Europe and Asia gives a talk on Missed Connections - A Look at History, Bureaucracy, Ecosystems and Execution at...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/building-cohesive-digital-experiences-with-josh-payton-awwwards-conference.html Tue, 24 May 2016 13:44:49 +0200 <![CDATA[Interview with Jeroen van der Meer of MediaMonks, Winners of Site of the Year Users’ Choice]]> We catch up with Jeroen van der Meer, Executive Creative Director of MediaMonks, after the Awwwards Amsterdam Conference and Prize Giving in January.Jeroen...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/interview-with-jeroen-van-der-meer-of-mediamonks-winners-of-site-of-the-year-users-choice.html Fri, 20 May 2016 14:05:38 +0200 <![CDATA[Why Minecraft is a Big Deal for Virtual Reality]]> During a recent visit from some friends, their 3 year old son had a great time with our son of the same age, but their older daughter found the whole affair...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/why-minecraft-is-a-big-deal-for-virtual-reality.html Wed, 18 May 2016 16:51:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Embracing the Network with Patrick Hamann @Awwwards Conference]]> Patrick Hamann joined the line-up of renowned developers and designers on day two of the Awwwards Conference Amsterdam in January. The senior engineer...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/embracing-the-network-with-patrick-hamann-awwwards-conference.html Tue, 17 May 2016 13:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[«Cut it» and Other Tips for UX Design]]> This is how we do itAt the prototyping stage of different products in our company we often say: "Let’s cut out all these unnecessary things,...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/cut-it-and-other-tips-for-ux-design.html Thu, 12 May 2016 13:54:57 +0200 <![CDATA[Zen and the Art of UX Design with David Vogel @Awwwards Conference]]> David Vogel, Group User Experience Director at AKQA kicked off day two of the Awwwards Conference Amsterdam in January. He talks about how technological...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/zen-and-the-art-of-ux-design-with-david-vogel-awwwards-conference.html Wed, 11 May 2016 13:41:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Falter Inferno by Wild, Jung von Matt , Fifth Music and Salon Alpin Wins SOTM for April]]> In April's #SOTM WILD tells a story with beautiful illustration and original navigation. Thanks for all your votes and tweets - check the names at the...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/falter-inferno-by-wild-jung-von-matt-fifth-music-and-salon-alpin-wins-sotm-for-april.html Tue, 10 May 2016 11:02:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Finding Animation’s Place in Web Design]]> When a project begins, I ask myself if the agency understands the importance of animation for interface design - that the work of the motion designer can...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/finding-animation-s-place-in-web-design.html Mon, 09 May 2016 11:14:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Web Processes & Creativity with Bjarne Christensen @Awwwards Conference]]> Bjarne Christensen, Creative Director and a Partner at Copenhagen based Stupid Studio talks at Awwwards Conference Amsterdam 2016 about what he's learnt...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/web-processes-creativity-with-bjarne-christensen-awwwards-conference.html Wed, 04 May 2016 14:20:00 +0200 <![CDATA[The Hidden UI]]> 50 years ago, Douglas Engelbart invented the mouse. An everyday object that we still use and love. The truth is, even though new interfaces are appearing,...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/the-hidden-ui.html Tue, 03 May 2016 13:40:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Vote now for April's #SOTM]]> #SOTM April is here! If you could spare few minutes to vote and tweet you could help make one of the nominated agencies very happy and also win yourself...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/vote-now-for-april-s-sotm.html Sat, 30 Apr 2016 15:43:00 +0200