Category Archives: Resources

What do you sit on?

It’s time to replace my chair with something new. As someone who sits at a desk for over 10 hours each day, the quality of my chair is very important! Or maybe its just because I’m getting older, but the … Continue reading

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Deals for Designer, Developers and other Geeks

Sites like Groupon and LivingSocial are great for deals at the spa, department store or fancy restaurant, but we’re not into that stuff are we? Where are the great deals on gadgets, fonts, icons and other tech toys? Below we’ve … Continue reading

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5 Lorem Ipsum Alternatives

For many years the design industry has turned to “Lorem Ipsum” for placeholder text when final copy is not available. Don’t know about you, but I”m getting tired of seeing that latin text everywhere. There must be some alternatives out … Continue reading

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Staying Fit at Your Desk

A large contributor to the weight problem in the United States is that more people than ever before are working in sedentary desk jobs. Sitting at a desk with only the occasional hand and arm movements for 8 to 12 … Continue reading

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Inspirational Resources for Printed Designs

One of the privileges that comes with the World Wide Web is the ability to learn from and be inspired by thousands of designers and many different styles of design. Check out the inspirational resources for everything you might need … Continue reading

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What is Talentopoly?

Talentopoly is an invite only network for developers, designers and IT professionals. Talentopoly does not aim to replace your professional network like LinkedIn, or your personal network like Facebook — founder Jared Brown aimed to create a network that made … Continue reading

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Dummy Text Panel for Photoshop

Tired of having to open a browser to get the standard Lorem Ipsum text from the many websites that provide it? Then check out this cool Photoshop extension from the kinds folks over at Viget. As someone who primarily designs … Continue reading

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Kittens

The internet can be a harsh place, anything web designers can do soften it up a little is most welcome. Following in the footsteps of dummyimage, and placeholdit, we now have PlaceKitten from Mark James.

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Mobile UI Patterns

Looking at Design patterns are a great way to get inspiration for specific parts of your next project. Sites like patterntap and ui-patterns are a great source such inspiration. Unable to find something for mobile design, Mari Sheibley lead designer … Continue reading

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All the Best of 2010

Following on from last years post collecting links to the “best of” posts for 2009, I thought I’d continue and collect links to “best of” posts for 2010.

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