A Look Into Websites That Utilise Fulllwidth Header Imagery

A Look Into Websites That Utilise A Fullscreen Header Imagery

Utilising large fullscreen header images in your design is a great tool in a designers repository. Many sites use it to convey their message, or utilise it as a high impact landing page. Serving a rich combination of typography and imagery can help provide the user with a strong initial visual perception of the site.

Today I wanted to share a collection of sites that utilise fullscreen header imagery to great effect, hopefully these will inspire you to try out the combination on your site.

10 Elegant & New Script Fonts

10 Elegant & New Script Fonts

Script fonts are brilliant for adding a vintage feel to your designs, as the fonts are flowing and similar to handwriting they can also provide a personal feel to the design.

Finding decent script fonts can often be hard, there are many freely available but in some cases these often leave a lot to be desired in terms of quality. Today I wanted to share with you a collection of fairly new, beautiful script fonts I have bookmarked for future use.

8 Useful Tools To Test Your Website Speed

8 Useful Tools To Test Your Website Speed

Having a slow websites can have some rather detrimental effects on your sites various key performance indicators.

As the internet matures, visitors have much less patience for slow websites, if your website is slow you can loose your business revenue, visitors, pageviews and enhance a detrimental perception of your brand.

The key to speeding up your website is understanding why your website has a slow performance in the first instance. Here are 8 very useful website speed test tools that will allow you to dissect your websites loading processes and see where bottlenecks exists.

10 New Ghost Themes

10 New Ghost Themes

Ghost.org is a new blogging platform, inspired by WordPress designed solely for one thing, writing and publishing your own blog. Ghost is still a very new platform yet already theme authors have begun creating some pretty nice Ghost themes.

As Ghost is still in it’s infancy I expect the theme market place to grow exponentially, today I wanted to bring you a collection of Ghost themes that you can use on your installation.

As the Ghost platform grows and the theme market place expands I will add new themes here as they are published, if you have created a Ghost theme and want it listed, drop me a comment and I will add it in.
As Ghost is still in it’s infancy I expect the theme market place to grow exponentially, today I wanted to bring you a collection of Ghost themes that you can use on your installation.

As the Ghost platform grows and the theme market place expands I will add new themes here as they are published, if you have created a Ghost theme and want it listed, drop me a comment and I will add it in.

A Handy Collection Of iPhone 5s PSD Templates

A Handy Collection Of iPhone 5s PSD Templates

Following on from 10 Alternative iOS 7 Design Concepts, I wanted to share with you a handy collection if iPhone 5s templates. The iPhone 5s mockups are mostly in PSD format, there are also crisp vector formats and some have thrown in the iPhone 5c template also.

These iPhone 5s PSD templates are super handy for creating app mockups, responsive web mockups and presenting work to clients. Share and enjoy!

10 Alternative iOS 7 Design Concepts

10 Alternative iOS 7 Design Concepts

Since the launch of iOS 7, there has been a barrage of feedback – both negative and positive. Much of the criticism was based around the overall iOS 7 design, this has spurred a rather interesting reaction from some designers who have taken it upon themselves to create their own alternative design to the current iOS 7 design.

Take a look at these 10 iOS 7 design alternatives and let me know what you think.

Best Tumblr Portfolio Themes

Best Tumblr Portfolio Themes

Building up a your own online portfolio of great work is essential for a majority of creatives, be it designers, writers, developers or photographers, you all need a home to showoff your work portfolio.

There are many CMS options to choose from when deciding what to use to power your portfolio, today I wanted to focus on the Tumblr platform.

Tumblr provides you with a very quick and easy way to build up a presence online, it also provides you with a large selection of both freely available and premium themes that you can download and use to make your site aesthetically pleasing.

Although Tumblr is often thought as a short blogging platform, it does have the ability, with the aid of the correct theme to power a decent, light weight portfolio of your work.

Here are 10 of the best tumblr themes you can use to build your portfolio.