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July 2016 Desktop Calendar Wallpaper

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Interlink may have changed my life. For those who don’t know, Interlink is a boutiquey sort of web design conference: small, focused, and a lot of fun. It’s held in Vancouver, and it hosts amazing panels of speakers every year. This year’s conference was tied to the idea of “craft”, and a collection of hugely […]

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June is here, and with it comes the glorious sun, heat, patios, trips to the mountains and all that fun stuff. Get inspired for those summery things with this free June 2012 desktop calendar wallpaper. Share away! And while you’re at it, why not subscribe to our RSS feed so you don’t miss out next […]

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It’s Friday! That means a) the weekend is near, and b) you can look forward to another volume of Found Friday – the week’s best designy finds on the web. This week we have: a Photoshop extension that purports to save your layer styles out to CSS3; a cool laser-pointer attachment for your iPhone; a […]

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If you’re not manually kerning your headlines and other important type, your designs aren’t as good as they could be. There, I said it. Kerning isn’t an overtly difficult skill to become adept at – however, it is a skill that is difficult to master (kind of like playing the bass). That said, there are […]

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We’re back this week with Found Friday Volume 89: the best designy finds o’ the week. This week we have: a new WordPress code reference site; a handy online calculator for responsive web design; a great read on the principles of user interface (UI) design; a tool for bookmarking all those cool design elements out […]

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It’s May! Isn’t this the month where we start to clean up our houses and yards? Well, now you can clean up your desktop with this minimal and classy May 2012 Desktop Calendar Wallpaper. And yes – we have versions for retina iPad and iPhone too! Enjoy & please share! Click to download the free […]

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Welcome to Found Friday 88, where we share with you the best design-related finds o’ the week. This week we have: the world’s longest running invoice; a great WordPress plugin for WordPress developers; Pantone toothbrushes; the new Creative Suite CS6 branding; and a great CSS animations typography tutorial. Get to reading, and share away! The […]

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Found Friday 87 is here, and it’s chock-full of resources and other cool stuff. We have: a bunch of limited-time free design resources; some code snippets for your WordPress functions file; how to fix Photoshop’s banding issue with gradients; a sweet modular workspace; and an article detailing the improvements to Photoshop CS6. Read on! Creative […]

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Well, it’s been a couple of weeks, thanks to stat holidays (and me being a lazy bum), but we’re back with another episode of Found Friday! This week we have: some handy Javascript for styling checkboxes, radio buttons etc; possibly the world’s easiest invoicing app; a great new book that is a must-read for all […]

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Full-screen background images are nothing new in web design, but the ways in which we can achieve this effect have changed and improved as our industry has progressed. Additionally, the whole responsive web design movement has put even more emphasis on the need for dynamic websites – using dynamically resizing background images in your website […]

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