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Design Focus: Type Guides

Here’s a resource roundup to sharpen your typography skills. This week we’re looking at sites that curate beautiful applications of webfonts.

Design Focus: Better Bookmarking UX

Here’s another new trend to investigate: the evolution of bookmarking into curated and frictionless user experiences.

Design Focus: Layering

This brewing design pattern breaks out of your typical grid layouts and layers images and text on top of one another. It’s quite an interesting approach that makes website elements feel more like objects that you can more easily interact with, like stuff on your physical desk.

Design Focus: Animated Logos

The next avenue for interactivity are logos that look brilliant in both static and animated states. Get inspired here.

Design Focus: Stories To Tell

Some of the best-designed websites have brilliantly crafted illustrations, animations, and copy that come together to create a new world which you can explore and journey through. Let’s the turn the page and journey through these online stories.

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Design Focus: Pointy Pyramids

Using triangles in web design has been around for a few years now but it still has that edgy feel to it. Check out another round of sites where they figure prominently as graphic elements and a means of layout.

13 Crucial Dos & Don’ts of Modern Web Design to Stand Out From the Crowd

Web design has become an extremely lucrative and competitive industry with thousands of new developers springing up across the globe. We are now in a new industrial era where businesses are not confined to local service providers but now have access to a global marketplace through sites like oDesk and Freelancer.com. The playing field is […]

Design Focus: Stylish Scrollbars

A few years ago, WebKit resurrected the ability to style browser scrollbars the way Internet Explorer first did. These days customizing the scrollbar is still not as rampant or recommended, since it’s not that advisable to mess with behavior that users are already used to, but featured below are sites that went ahead anyway. Some of them have pretty striking results.

Design Focus: Color Chameleon

Adding a color-changing effect is a neat way to instantly make your site more dynamic and fun.

Design Focus: On The Eyes

Have you ever wondered about the user experience and interface design of shopping for spectacles and sunnies? This week we’re looking at online shops for the eyeglass- and sunglass-wearing crowd.

Design Focus: Infographic Web

You’ve gotten a glimpse of infographics making their way to the web in people’s portfolios and causeworthy sites. Here, our featured designs are independent websites that put the fascinating discipline of data visualization front and center.