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Tomas Laurinavicius is a blogger and designer from Lithuania. He's interested in web design, Photoshop and WordPress design. You can follow him on Twitter @tomaslau. Get in touch with him if you have interesting projects you want to collaborate on.

10 Useful Sass Mixins for Modern Developer
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10 Useful Sass Mixins for Modern Developer

Sass is the most mature, stable, and powerful professional grade CSS extension language in the world. I’ve been using Sass for quite sometime and found out that mixins are something any front-end developer would enjoy and take advantage of saving time and being more efficient.

A mixin lets you make groups of CSS declarations that you want to reuse throughout your site. You can even pass in values to make your mixin more flexible.
It save quite a lot of time and helps developers ensuring that the code is not redundant and organized nicely.

I recommend using Compass as they have many built in mixins that simplify developers work.

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10 Free and Super Useful Photoshop Plugins
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10 Free and Super Useful Photoshop Plugins

Adobe Photoshop is incredible software that powers majority of the creative businesses and individuals all around the world. It is being used by designers and developers collaboratively and has many handy functions. However, doing the same job for some time gets a little bit boring and you start looking for ways to optimize your workflow and become more efficient by automating or eliminating tedious tasks.

Photoshop community is very active in sharing tips and tricks, contributing with tutorials and handy Photoshop extensions known as plugins.

In the list you’ll find below I’ve collected most useful and free Photoshop plugins that will help you in the process of optimizing your workflow and making your work more efficient and enjoyable.

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10 Super Useful Tools for Web Designers
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10 Super Useful Tools for Web Designers

Every web designer requires right tools to do their job. To create a well crafted original designs you certainly need good tools to help you along the way. Finding good tools can be very time consuming and sometimes be the hardest challenge in the field of web design. To save time and find tools you need I have collected a few websites, tools and apps that are essential for modern web designer.

Check out this list below with incredibly useful tools for digital designers. Then, be sure to let me know your favorites (or if I missed your favorite) mention it in the comments section.

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15 New & Free Super Handy Icon Sets
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15 New & Free Super Handy Icon Sets

Icons are a requirement for any web-related project or just application project. Creating your own custom icons for each project is rarely practical as it’s so time-consuming. On the other hand, finding those hidden treasures in a pool of tens of thousands of icon packs also takes time especially if we are talking about free icons.

Today I have collected 15 new free icons sets together. When I was selecting these icon sets I was looking for many different styles to be a good fit for mobile and web projects. Some of the icons are flat style which is still very popular.

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10 Best Accounting Tools For Freelancers
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10 Best Accounting Tools For Freelancers

Freelancing or running a small business is fun, especially in the creative industry. Most of the time you are dealing with different clients, working on different projects and having lots of milestones and deadlines simultaneously so accounting is just adding a new challenge for you as a freelancer or a business owner. Accounting Apps To…

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20 Must Have New Free Fonts

Typography is one of the most important element in visual communication. It plays a major role in every kind of design starting with print, web and finishing with mobile where it provides a lot of information for the user. If you want to improve your designs you definitely want to pay some special attention to it.

Every designer has his own font collection and it’s not a secret that we – designers tend to want more and more of beautiful and nice fonts. In this post today I am sharing some really nice free fonts released in 2012 to update your typography toolbox for fresh projects in new year of 2013.

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