80+ Swirly, Curly & Floral Vector Resources

Swirls, Curls and Flowers are often linked together in the design world, and are extremely popular. There are hundreds of resources out there for those of you that like to use floral elements in your design work and illustrations.
In this post we have rounded up a huge collection of the very best swirly/curly/floral-based design elements, including vector elements, vector and …


Best of Breadcrumbs and How They Enhance Your Website

Breadcrumb navigation offers a visually enticing way for users to keep track and know where they’re specifically located as they navigate your site. Overall, it increases the usability of your website, especially if it has various pages that need to be organized and structured in a certain hierarchical order.
More than often breadcrumbs are usually styled horizontally and can be pretty …


30+ iPad Apps For Designers, Developers And Creative Types

A couple days ago I wrote on Twitter that I wasn’t using many of the iPad apps I had downloaded and people started sending me suggestions, so I thought I could download more apps and see which ones I liked best.
This post features over 30 iPad apps that I think designers, developers and creatives will find useful. You’ll find drawing, …


Easy Custom Web Typography with Google Fonts API

The world of web typography is advancing with leaps and bounds. Already we have the options of SiFR, Cufon, Typekit, @font-face and now, Google has introduced their own custom font service under the Google Font API. Let’s take a look at what the Google Font API is and how you can use it in your own web designs.

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Getting Started with Tumblr & Custom Theme Design

Websites powered by Tumblr (or Tumblelogs , or tlogs) are becoming increasingly popular. Tumblr fills the gap between Twitter and the full blog, allowing users to post short updates in text, video, photo, link, chat, quote and audio formats quickly and easily. Let’s take a look at the basics of what Tumblr is, and how to get a tumblelog of …


The Benefits of Link Building

How your website is ranked depends on many factors, and one of them is link building. The lifeblood of any website, link building is one of the most important elements in acquiring top placements on the major search engines.
Here are some of the benefits of link building:
Link Building Increases Your Page Rank – Your web page is measured on …


Selecting the Relevant Keywords for your SEO Campaign

One of the most important factors that results to either success or failure of your Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) campaign is your keyword selection. While this may seem easy, selecting the right keyword for your website is one of the more laborious components of the whole SEO procedure–most especially if your goal is to find the most effective one for …


How Can SEO Lead to Increased Sales

Search Engine Optimisation is one of the most efficient methods of online marketing. Because it drives more traffic and results to increased sales, no doubt why SEO is all the rage all over the World Wide Web. To help you better understand how SEO can boost your revenue, read on below:
SEO provides your marketing efforts the big push it requires. …


The Long Tail Keyword Explained

Long tail keywords have been constantly applied to countless Search Engine Optimisation campaigns to make them more effective. The idea of long tail keyword refers to keywords or phrases composed or 3-5 more words. Long tail keywords are less popular, less competitive, and less searched for. However, when taken collectively, these long tail keywords and phrases can be a huge …


Five Improvement Ideas for E-Commerce Sites

If you are trying to get your online e-commerce site going, then your work is never done. There are always improvements you can make. You can always optimize your site better so that the search engines will return your site higher in the search engine rankings, and there are improvements you can make to your site to make it more …