Category Archives: Inspiring

10 Cool (or Hot) Mobile Weather Apps

Before I started writing my own weather app, I searched high and low for something that would fit my needs. Ultimately I didn’t find exactly what I was looking for, and wrote my own, but you might like some of … Continue reading

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40 Examples of Using Circles in Web Design

The circle is a powerful shape that does catch the eyes of the reader quickly and it makes sense to use it and, as you will notice from this gallery, they can be effectively used to highlight certain elements of … Continue reading

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35 Logos Inspired by Nature

A new post from Vandelay Design, showcasing 35 logos using elements from nature.

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25+ Awesome Responsive Blog Designs

Designshack has complied a list of 25+ Responsive blog designs, ahead of doing their own redesign and has shared them in this article.

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The 10 Best Agencies in New York City

Earlier today Awwwards posted a list of The 10 Best Agencies in New York City, a list complied by Joshua Long. Joshua was nice enough to include AREA 17, the interactive agency that I work for, in his list. It’s … Continue reading

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Best of 2011

As in years past, I’ve been collecting the best of years posts from design and development related blogs. Below you’ll find links to the best of 2011 in design and development. I will trying to keep the list updated as … Continue reading

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A Collection of Beautiful Web App Interfaces

When creating a web app, especially one that’s full of features, it’s often extremely difficult to create an interface where it’s immediately obvious (for someone who has yet to use the app) what everything does. Designing an interface that’s elegant, … Continue reading

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50+ Awesome Logos incorporating Animals

Just as a the color you use for a design can have a psychological impact on your users, incorporating an animal into your brand can do the same, helping to convey your identity quickly and easily. Perhaps you want to … Continue reading

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WordPress: Not Just for Blogs

WordPress is a tremendously popular CMS for building blogs. For a long time people have used WordPress to power websites that are more than just blogs. Recent additions of features such as Custom Post Types, Custom Taxonomies and easy Menu … Continue reading

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Great Design and Development Studio Team Pages

When you’re in the service industry there are only a couple of pages more important on your website than your team page. Despite living in a digital world, were we often don’t meet the people we work with in person … Continue reading

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