instagram-tools 7 Best Instagram Tools for Designers in 2021 design tips

7 Best Instagram Tools for Designers in 2021

As one of the most popular social media channels, it is important to make the most of your presence on Instagram. This applies to business and individual brands. Your photos, videos, stories, and reels can say a lot about you and your business. Much of that starts with a good design that’s representative of the…

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tools-grayscale-770x500 G2 Components, a From-Scratch Reimagining of WordPress Components design tips

G2 Components, a From-Scratch Reimagining of WordPress Components

Update some of the things. That was the goal that Jon Quach, a Principal Designer at Automattic, laid out in the roadmap for integrating the G2 Components project into Gutenberg and, eventually, core WordPress. The project is a reimagining of the pieces that make the block editor, a “from-scratch” overhaul of the component system. Updating…

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android-app-templates 20+ Best Android App Templates (For Mobile Apps) 2021 design tips

20+ Best Android App Templates (For Mobile Apps) 2021

Developing an app takes a lot of time and work. But, what if there’s a way to build an Android app without writing a single line of code or investing thousands of dollars in app development? That’s exactly what Android app templates allow you to do. Using an Android app template, you can build a…

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Fast Brings One-Click Checkout to WooCommerce Stores

Fast, a startup backed by Stripe, has just added WooCommerce support to its new Fast Checkout experience. The company was co-founded in March 2019, by Domm Holland and Allison Barr Allen, with investment from Stripe, Index Ventures, Susa Ventures, and Global Founders Capital. It has received $22.5M in funding to reduce the friction that remains…

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lightroom-mobile-presets 25+ Best Lightroom Mobile Presets 2021 (Free & Premium) design tips

25+ Best Lightroom Mobile Presets 2021 (Free & Premium)

Today, we’re bringing you a collection of amazing Lightroom mobile presets to improve your photos like a professional photographer on-the-go. Enhancing and optimizing your selfies and smartphone photos is now much easier thanks to the Lightroom mobile app. The best part is, anyone can use the mobile app for free. The Lightroom mobile app can…

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Record and Track Past Events With the LifePress Calendar Plugin

Two weeks ago, Ashan Jay released LifePress to the WordPress plugin directory. It is an interactive, front-end calendar for tracking past events — a journal of sorts. For a version 1.0 launch, it has enough features with just the right touch of simplicity to show promise. This is not Jay’s first rodeo when it comes…

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background-design-trends 15+ Background Design Trends & Styles for 2021 design tips

15+ Background Design Trends & Styles for 2021

One of the most important early design decisions you will make is what kind of background will carry a project. Should it be a single color, colorless, use trendy elements such as geometric shapes, gradients or wood grain patterns? Or would a solid background design can help make a project shine? Staying on trend with…

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Learn WordPress Platform Launches with Free Courses, Workshops, and Lesson Plans

WordPress.org has officially launched its new “Learn WordPress” platform, a free educational resource that includes courses, workshops, quizzes, lesson plans, and discussion groups. The material spans the spectrum of WordPress experience from beginners to advanced, and and allows users to learn asynchronously at their own pace. After a successful beta launch in August, the platform…

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web-typography-rules Web Typography Rules: What You Need to Know design tips

Web Typography Rules: What You Need to Know

90% of all the information on the web is in writing. That means that typography is a skill that dictates that 90%. That’s a staggering figure that highlights just how important typography is. It’s absolutely everywhere: blog posts, social media, magazines, reports, books, and so much more. What this means for you as a designer…

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