The Best of 23 great examples of WordPress websites

Once regarded as just a blogging tool, WordPress has quickly become a fully fledged content management system (CMS) for professional web designers and agencies, used on millions of sites across the world. Yet many still think of it as a tool for amateurs and hobbyists. To set the record straight, …

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The Best of Secret Photoshop eyedropper trick blows people’s minds

Ever used a tool day-in, day-out, but only recently discovered its full potential? That’s exactly what happened to artist Jane Ng, who found out that you can use Photoshop’s eyedropper tool to pick colours outside of Photoshop CC itself. In what might be one of the most succinct Photoshop tutorials …

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The Best of Perfect your animation portfolio with these tips

It doesn’t matter how talented an animator you are. You may have mastered character design and perfected your 3D art skills, but without a great showreel to hook in prospective employers, that job you’ve dreamed of is unlikely to materialise. So what’s the secret to success? We asked leading animators …

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The Best of The ultimate guide to all Amazon devices

Amazon isn’t just an online retailer. The company also makes a huge range of products that can streamline your daily tasks and make you more productive, both at home and at work.  Amazon Prime Day deals Take advantage of thousands of Amazon Prime Day deals on Monday 16 July by …

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The Best of 5 legal terms every designer needs to know

Whether your thing is graphic design, web design or 3D art , you need to protect yourself. To prevent your work from triggering legal action, artists of all types (and freelancers in particular) need to get their heads around some pretty tricky legal jargon. This can feel overwhelming, so we’ve broken …

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The Best of How to create a dashboard app with React

In this tutorial, we’ll walk through how to create an app using React  – a JavaScript library for building user interfaces. This web design tool is especially useful when it comes to component creation, offering significant benefits over something like jQuery.  The ability to create self-contained, reusable components means you …

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The Best of 5 hidden Amazon Prime gems

There’s not long to go now until Amazon Prime Day 2018. The event, which is touted as the retail giant’s summer version of Black Friday, kicks off at noon on Monday 16 July, with deals being released worldwide until midnight on Tuesday 17 July (read more here).  Although this event …

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The Best of A guide to rapid prototyping with Photoshop CC

There are now plenty of prototyping tools and methods that will help you create website mockups quickly and easily. You may not realise it, but Photoshop CC is a great tool for rapid prototyping. With every revision, the software has gained more functionality for designers wanting to quickly create wireframes …

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The Best of How to mount your artwork

A well-executed mount is more than just another art technique to add to your tool-belt. It will add an aesthetic quality to your work and create the perfect environment for the viewer to experience your pictures. Mounts aren’t just for decorative purposes, they also serve as protection by allowing the …

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Buy now for $149 (new) / $75 (upgrade) Allegorithmic has spent the past few releases making Substance Painter probably the most famous texture-painting application on the market. It has an expanding user base in the game development community, as well as gaining popularity within ‘traditional’ 3D art creation. Free textures …

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