Awwwards - Blog Latests posts Sun, 28 Aug 2016 12:24:21 +0200 <![CDATA[Solarin by MediaMonks wins July's #SOTM]]> And it's a hat trick! MediaMonks win their third Site of the Month, if web design were in the Olympics, they'd be bringing home the gold medals. Here they...]]> Fri, 12 Aug 2016 09:46:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Build A Simple Javascript App The MVC Way]]> One of the best parts of JavaScript, can also be the worst. This is the undoubtedly simplistic ability to add an opening and closing script tag to the...]]> Wed, 10 Aug 2016 12:53:00 +0200 <![CDATA[IoT: Hardware Prototyping for the Rest of Us]]> Let’s say you have an awesome idea, but you feel stuck because it requires some hardware prototyping. Fear no more - with some basic coding skills, we...]]> Tue, 02 Aug 2016 12:38:31 +0200 <![CDATA[Vote now for July's #SOTM]]> Here we are again, about to find out which site will be crowned Site of the Month for July. Check out the nominees for this new round of SOTM competition.To...]]> Mon, 01 Aug 2016 11:20:58 +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?...]]> 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...]]> 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...]]> 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...]]> 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...]]> 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...]]> 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...]]> 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...]]> 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...]]> Tue, 21 Jun 2016 16:48:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Never Stop Evolving - The New Awwwards]]> ]]> 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...]]> 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...]]> 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...]]> 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...]]> 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...]]> 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....]]> 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...]]> 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...]]> 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...]]> 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...]]> 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...]]> 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...]]> 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...]]> 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,...]]> 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...]]> 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...]]> Tue, 10 May 2016 11:02:00 +0200