Awwwards - Blog Latests posts http://www.awwwards.com Tue, 07 Jul 2015 06:38:25 +0200 <![CDATA[Interview with Claudio Guglieri - Independent Product Designer & Creative Director]]> Claudio Guglieri is an independent product designer and creative director living in San Francisco. Claudio has been responsible for directing and executing...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/interview-with-claudio-guglieri-independent-product-designer-creative-director.html Fri, 03 Jul 2015 13:07:17 +0200 <![CDATA[Latest Updates and Resources by Web Designer News]]> Users submit lots of interesting stuff on WebdesignerNews.com every week, showing quality content from around the web. By checking what is posted on Webdesigner...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/latest-updates-and-resources-by-web-designer-news.html Thu, 02 Jul 2015 18:59:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Vote now for June's Site of the Month!]]> Although many of you are on vacation, the six best projects of June need your help. Check their websites and vote for your favourite to win the SOTM title....]]> http://www.awwwards.com/vote-now-for-june-s-site-of-the-month.html Wed, 01 Jul 2015 12:45:05 +0200 <![CDATA[Learn Web Design Trends Playing Cards! Find Out How to Get your Deck]]> Today we are offering you the opportunity to win 1 of 10 exclusive packs of playing cards that illustrate 10 years of web design history. The cards...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/learn-web-design-trends-playing-cards-find-out-how-to-get-your-deck.html Tue, 30 Jun 2015 17:30:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Amsterdam & New York revealed as the chosen cities for the Awwwards Conferences 2016]]> It's the moment we've all been waiting for! In 2016 we will offer you not one but two Awwwards Conferences. For two days the buzzing cities of Amsterdam...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/amsterdam-new-york-revealed-as-the-chosen-cities-for-the-awwwards-conferences-2016.html Tue, 30 Jun 2015 13:27:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Mattia Cacciatori: The visual web is here, and here to stay.]]> Mattia Cacciatori is a talented young photographer from the creative digital agency AQuest. At...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/mattia-cacciatori-the-visual-web-is-here-and-here-to-stay.html Mon, 29 Jun 2015 17:08:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Meet Cartelle]]> Cartelle is a digital creative studio from Amsterdam founded in 2009. They are a Dutch­American duo that produce innovative...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/meet-cartelle.html Fri, 26 Jun 2015 15:18:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Free eBook: Interaction Design Best Practices (Words, Visuals, Space)]]> Interaction Design Best Practices, Book 1 by UXPin dives into the art and science behind some of today’s most memorable interaction designs. Whether...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/free-ebook-interaction-design-best-practices-words-visuals-space.html Thu, 25 Jun 2015 16:00:39 +0200 <![CDATA[7 Top mistakes you make while writing CSS for WordPress theme]]> With a plethora of themes available for your WP site, experimenting with the look and feel of your website won't be a daunting task anymore. Just get on...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/7-top-mistakes-you-make-while-writing-css-for-wordpress-theme.html Tue, 23 Jun 2015 13:50:04 +0200 <![CDATA[Trendy Web Color Palettes and Material Design Color Schemes & Tools]]> A few weeks ago, Matt DesLauriers @mattdesl, a graphics programmer working at Jam3, showed us an interesting development carried out on our platform. As...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/trendy-web-color-palettes-and-material-design-color-schemes-tools.html Fri, 19 Jun 2015 17:19:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Mastering UI Patterns for Smarter Design]]> Any discussion of UI design will always return to UI patterns. As described in the free e-book Web Design for the Human Eye, UI patterns originate as...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/mastering-ui-patterns-for-smarter-design.html Tue, 16 Jun 2015 16:27:00 +0200 <![CDATA[UncleGrey and MediaMonks win May's SOTM with Weber - BBQ Cultures!]]> A handful of votes, that's what made Weber - BBQ Cultures May's SOTM. Three intense months of tight collaboration between Weber, Unclegrey and Media...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/unclegrey-and-mediamonks-win-may-s-sotm-with-weber-bbq-cultures.html Mon, 15 Jun 2015 20:26:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Free eBook: Principles of UI Design Consistency]]> The Principles of UI Design Consistency by UXPin explains how to strike the difficult balance between a creative design and a highly usable design....]]> http://www.awwwards.com/free-ebook-principles-of-ui-design-consistency.html Wed, 10 Jun 2015 11:55:16 +0200 <![CDATA[Case study: HUGE]]> Huge has always stood for simplicity in design: “Less, but better.” So to kick off 2014, we continued to apply this principle...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/case-study-huge.html Tue, 09 Jun 2015 11:39:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Marketing You™]]> In a single name or image, a memorable brand can evoke consumer loyalty, guarantees of quality, and a sense of product or service familiarity with little...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/marketing-you-the-power-of-a-brand.html Mon, 08 Jun 2015 12:45:43 +0200 <![CDATA[Interview with Julian Shapiro]]> Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve used one of Julian Shapiro’s projects by now.From Velocity.js -the fast animation engine that makes...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/interview-with-julian-shapiro.html Thu, 04 Jun 2015 19:56:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Top Digital Agencies in California: Interactive Design from the West Coast]]> California is one of the most culturally, imaginatively, and technologically diverse regions of our planet. There, the last few decades have witnessed...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/top-digital-agencies-in-california-interactive-design-from-the-west-coast.html Wed, 03 Jun 2015 17:06:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Vote now for the Site of the Month for May!]]> Six contendants for only one title! It's your turn to vote for the Site of The Month. If you haven't seen the nominees better check their sites, they'll...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/vote-now-for-the-site-of-the-month-for-may.html Mon, 01 Jun 2015 16:30:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Developing an Effective Strategy for Your Web Project]]> When trying to design a great website it is very easy to focus on making something aesthetically pleasing while forgetting to make sure that the website...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/developing-an-effective-strategy-for-your-web-project.html Thu, 28 May 2015 19:03:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Free eBook: The Curated Collection of Web Design Techniques (Cards & Minimalism)]]> As part of the Curated Collection of Web UI Design Techniques, this free ebook on Cards & Minimalism by wireframing & prototyping app UXPin explains...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/free-ebook-the-curated-collection-of-web-design-techniques-cards-minimalism.html Wed, 27 May 2015 13:02:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Introducing WebdesignerNews.com]]> If you want to succeed in this industry, then you need to keep your finger on the pulse of the latest news, trends, apps, and resources. But, with...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/introducing-webdesignernews-com.html Tue, 26 May 2015 14:07:47 +0200 <![CDATA[Why Attraction Matters for Interaction Design]]> There’s no denying that visuals are important to interaction design, but exactly how important may surprise you. Source: BushrenzWhile visual representation...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/why-attraction-matters-for-interaction-design.html Thu, 21 May 2015 16:38:49 +0200 <![CDATA[UX vs. SEO: Web Design Battle Royale?]]> There are two unassailably important considerations when designing an effective web presence. Namely: UX and SEO. While these two fields have...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/ux-vs-seo-web-design-battle-royale.html Wed, 20 May 2015 12:27:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Interview with Vitaly Friedman, co-founder and editor-in-chief of Smashing Magazine]]> Vitaly Friedman is the co-founder and editor-in-chief of Smashing Magazine. You can find him giving inspiring talks and leading top-flight workshops at...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/interview-with-vitaly-friedman-co-founder-and-editor-in-chief-of-smashing-magazine.html Tue, 19 May 2015 17:18:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Web Animation Using JavaScript: A Free Chapter of an Essential Book to start with UI Animation]]> "Web Animation Using JavaScript" by Julian Shapiro is the ultimate book to start learning UI animation or to simplify the path to leveraging a great user...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/web-animation-using-javascript-a-free-chapter-of-an-essential-book-to-start-with-ui-animation.html Mon, 18 May 2015 15:58:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Practical Uses of AngularJS: Create a Single Page Application (SPA) or a Website Menu in an Instant]]> By Webydo AngularJS simplifies the front-end development experience. AngularJS is a structural...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/practical-uses-of-angularjs-create-a-single-page-application-spa-or-a-website-menu-in-an-instant.html Thu, 14 May 2015 15:14:00 +0200 <![CDATA[100 Greatest Free Fonts Collection for 2015]]> The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog The 2015 version of The 100 Greatest Free Fonts Collection is finally here. . Do you remember...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/100-greatest-free-fonts-collection-for-2015.html Wed, 13 May 2015 13:39:00 +0200 <![CDATA[FREE eBook: Web UI Design for the Human Eye (Colors, Space, Contrast)]]> Web UI Design for the Human Eye: Colors, Space, Contrast by UXPin explains how to design visually captivating websites with analyzed examples from 30+...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/free-ebook-web-ui-design-for-the-human-eye-colors-space-contrast.html Tue, 12 May 2015 16:27:09 +0200 <![CDATA[Awwwards Conference 2015 - "JavaScript & Unicode" by Mathias Bynens]]> Mathias Bynens is a web standards enthusiast from Belgium. This self-proclaimed Web standards fanboi has many passions: HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Unicode,...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/awwwards-conference-2015-javascript-unicode-by-mathias-bynens.html Tue, 12 May 2015 12:17:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Droga5 - Wall Street Headquarters]]> Droga5 is a New York City-based global advertising agency founded in 2006. It has been named Agency of the Year five times and one of Advertising Age's...]]> http://www.awwwards.com/droga5-wall-street-headquarters.html Mon, 11 May 2015 15:41:00 +0200