brand-style-guide-template-768x500 20+ Best Brand Manual & Style Guide Templates 2020 (Free + Premium) design tips

20+ Best Brand Manual & Style Guide Templates 2020 (Free + Premium)

Your brand is the key to a successful business. It’s what gives your business an identity and separates you from the competition. Your brand manual or style guide are the documents you need to help keep it consistent—they’re key to maintaining your brand identity.Whether you’re a small business, agency, or a corporation, you should have…

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newspaper-mockup-768x500 20+ Newspaper Mockup Templates (Free & Pro) design tips

20+ Newspaper Mockup Templates (Free & Pro)

There’s something about a classic printed newspaper that just can’t be replicated in digital media, so even in the modern age of paperless communications, newspapers remain a popular method of sharing information and advertising products and services. Of course, digital publications can look completely different in print, so mockups are a super useful tool for…

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glasses-computer-770x500 WebDevStudios Releases Block Scaffolding Tool for Developers design tips

WebDevStudios Releases Block Scaffolding Tool for Developers

WebDevStudios released its custom block scaffolding tool to the public on Tuesday. It is a fork of the core WordPress script, which was rolled out in February alongside Gutenberg 7.4. The goal is to allow plugin developers to get started building without all the tedious setup required to build even the most basic block.The script…

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animated-geo-shapes-768x500 Design Trend: Geo Shapes & Patterns (With Animation) design tips

Design Trend: Geo Shapes & Patterns (With Animation)

Stylish geometry is a design trend that keeps coming back around. This time the new twist is that shapes and design elements include touches of animation to bring shapes and patterns to life. It’s easier than ever to implement animation on the web, in a simple and widely-supported way.It’s also a nifty little design technique…

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time-for-change-770x500 Proposal to Rename the ‘Master’ Branch of WordPress-Owned Git Repositories design tips

Proposal to Rename the ‘Master’ Branch of WordPress-Owned Git Repositories

Justin Tadlock · June 19, 2020 · 58 Comments Yesterday, core contributor Aaron Jorbin proposed renaming the default “master” branch for all WordPress-owned Git repositories to “main.” The proposal comes among a flurry of related terminology changes that the larger tech community is considering around oppressive language.Based on the ongoing discussion in the comments of…

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golden-ratio-in-design-768x500 The Golden Ratio in Design: Examples & Tips design tips

The Golden Ratio in Design: Examples & Tips

This might feel like a math lesson but hang in there. The golden ratio combines a little bit of math, a little bit of nature, and a lot of practical application for designers. Let’s take a look at what the golden ratio means for design, and a few tips for using it in your design…

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stationery-mockup-768x500 20+ Stationery Mockup Templates (Free & Premium) design tips

20+ Stationery Mockup Templates (Free & Premium)

If you’ve recently designed a logo for your startup, or have rebranded and changed up your business aesthetic, you’ll no doubt be wanting to know how your branding will look in different contexts – on letterheads and business cards, or in email signatures, or on corporate swag such as coffee mugs and laptop stickers.One of…

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tv-627876_1280-770x500 The 8 Most Popular Cable TV Shows of the Last Decade design tips

The 8 Most Popular Cable TV Shows of the Last Decade

The 2010s were an amazing year for cable television, with many calling our current time the golden age of television. In fact, with all of the excellent shows available, there might have been some that you entirely missed in spite of their popularity. So now that the new decade has

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