fading-design-trends 8 Design Trends That Are Fading Fast design tips

8 Design Trends That Are Fading Fast

Almost every year, we kick off with a list of design trends that we think will dominate projects in the coming year. While we’ve gotten pretty good at identifying hits, there are also some misses. These trends might fade due to a lot of different factors, but commonly they are just difficult techniques that don’t…

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toolbelt-tidy-featured-770x500 Toolbelt Tidies WordPress Plugin and Theme Admin Notifications design tips

Toolbelt Tidies WordPress Plugin and Theme Admin Notifications

It’s a tale as old as, well, WordPress. Ben Gillbanks noticed a conversation where someone thought that admin notices were getting out of hand. Enter another developer’s attempt to address this problem. With a few code additions to his Toolbelt plugin, he had a working solution to stop the madness: the Tidy Notifications module. Despite…

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Day One, the Journaling App, Joins Automattic

Day One, the Journaling App, Joins Automattic Eli Budelli We’re excited to welcome Day One to the Automattic team. Day One is a private journaling app that makes writing for yourself a simple pleasure. A beautifully designed user experience has earned the app prestigious awards including App Store Editor’s Choice, App of the Year, and the…

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vsco-photoshop-actions 20+ VSCO Photoshop Actions & Effects 2021 design tips

20+ VSCO Photoshop Actions & Effects 2021

VSCO is one of the most popular apps for adding effects and editing photos for Instagram and social media. But what if you want to achieve a similar effect using VSCO style Photoshop actions? We handpicked a collection of VSCO-inspired Photoshop actions you can use to easily recreate the same effects of the VSCO filters…

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builder-770x500 My Codeless Website App Detects Site Builder Tools design tips

My Codeless Website App Detects Site Builder Tools

My Codeless Website is a new tool that detects if a site was built using a website builder. The app can detect more than 50 different tools that people use to create sites, including WordPress-powered ones like Beaver Builder, Elementor, and Divi, as well as Drupal, Squarespace, Shopify, Wix, and others. It was built using…

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lightroom-presets-1 20+ Realistic Lightroom Presets design tips

20+ Realistic Lightroom Presets

Optimizing photos and applying filters without destroying the natural look of the photo is a skill that takes a lot of practice to master. But, with the help of realistic Lightroom presets, you can get better at it much more easily. In this collection, we bring you some amazing Lightroom presets for creating realistic effects…

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youtube-banner-templates 20+ Best YouTube Cover Art & Banner Templates (Free & Pro) design tips

20+ Best YouTube Cover Art & Banner Templates (Free & Pro)

Your YouTube cover art is an important part of your channel branding. It’s the first thing people see when they visit your channel and the cover photo gives you a chance to make a good first impression. If you look at some of the popular YouTube channels, you’ll notice that they all have carefully designed…

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Gutenberg Highlights

During WordCamp Europe this past Wednesday Matt and I gathered to discuss the latest developments of Gutenberg and to share a video with some of the current and upcoming highlights. The video is wonderfully narrated by @beafialho and it was a great opportunity to celebrate all the incredible work that contributors are doing around the…

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