Facebook is growing like a weed in Pakistan. In fact, the social networking service just broke the 9 million user mark — an especially impressive feat considering it only reached 8 million users earlier this year. One million users in half a year isn’t bad, and it suggests that Facebook could cross the 10 million

Simple design, the often misunderstood.

Thursday, 20, June , 2013 by

The Problem with Simple As web designers it’s always tempting to add more and not be simple. We all know that ‘less is more’ but in practice it’s not always easy. This can be made harder when working for clients. On occasion it’s been known to hear the dreaded; I could have designed that in

Psychology of Color – A Breakdown

Thursday, 13, June , 2013 by

The Psychology of Color What Is Color? When you’re selecting colors for a project do you always consider the psychology and emotional impact of the hues you use? In 1666, English scientist Sir Isaac Newton discovered that when pure white light passes through a prism, it separates into all of the visible colors. Newton also

Designers’ Desks – Personal Inspiration

Thursday, 06, June , 2013 by

What is creativity? Creativity is the ability to generate new ideas and new connections between ideas, and ways to solve problems in any field or realm of our lives. Many of us think of creativity as making something new—like a new song, poem, painting, or novel. Creativity is certainly involved in making art. However, creativity

A Showcase of Flat Design Websites

Thursday, 16, May , 2013 by

Less is more. Minimalism in design has become a popular trend today especially in UI design for websites. Characterized mostly by minimalist and flat colors and icons, flat design promotes a clean user interface that is clear and easy to understand. While some people just didn’t like it, saying it is boring,  more and more

10 Ingenious Furniture Designs Made With 3D Printing The amazing versatility and dynamism of 3D printing has captured the imagination of designers, tech enthusiasts, and tinkerers throughout the world.  In the past year, it has become the most talked about topic on the web, and its potential impact on the future of our society is

Beating Creative Block: 10 Ways to Bring Back Creativity As creative people, there are those days that our brain seems dead. No ideas coming in, run out of creative fuel while thinking of the deadliest deadlines of projects on going. Commonly known as creative block, many are faced with this kind of situation either caused

Amazing pencil art sculptures by Cerkahegyzo

Thursday, 07, March , 2013 by

Precision art to an extreme! Cerkahegyzo is the nickname of a Hungarian artist who sculpts pencils with amazing details for such a small format. You can check more of his work on his DeviantArt page. I came across this article and just thought this was pretty amazing art work!  I would really like to know

Oreo Daily Twist

Friday, 01, March , 2013 by

Your marketing team and agency has just been put on notice.Over the last 100 days, Kraft Food’s Oreo brand has been sharing a steady stream of some of the most creative and engaging content I’ve ever seen. If you haven’t been following the Oreo Daily Twist, you’ve been missing out on a goldmine of creativity,

Superb redesign will save lives

Wednesday, 30, January , 2013 by

I came across this article featuring GEM’s (Global Earthquake Model) website redesign.  GEM apparently develops open source tools to assist in earthquake risk assessment WORLDWIDE.  So yeah, kind of a big deal.  These people can ultimately have the potential to save hundreds of of thousands of lives.  Unfortunately GEM’s previous output of information was severely

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