Inspiration: Character Logo Design

April 30th, 2010 | 3 Comments | Posted in Inspiration

I am a big fan of character illustrations and I prefer using of character illustrations. I believe that the use of character illustration will definitely provides an awesome output. Use of characters is in trend and can be seen everywhere in logos, banners, backgrounds, etc. Using your own cartoon character to represent yourself is also gaining importance. One can witness the growing use of this innovative trend in portfolios of many web designers.

A character when used as mascot or simple form in logo can give amazing results. Today, we are here with a Inspirational showcase of character logo design. You can find some great examples used by various designers.

Following are the marvelous examples of character like cartoon characters, animal character illustrations, etc. used creatively in Logo Design. So, please Have a look at these 30 logo design using characters as a part of their design and leave your comments. Thanks!

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Free Font Wednesday #11

April 28th, 2010 | No Comments | Posted in Various

Every week, we find a super-cool (and free) font and share it here. We will look forward to bring in a lot of excellent fonts that will for sure be useful for our readers. This week we are here with four fonts that are all free to use in any of your work.

Cilogie

by Désigne

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20 Beautiful Websites Using Wood Textures

April 27th, 2010 | 3 Comments | Posted in Inspiration

One of the popular trend in web design is use of beautiful textures. There is always a possibility to come up with something stunning for a web designer with the use of a perfect texture. Wood – one of the most commonly used texture in websites inspired us to showcase some beautiful websites using wood textures in their design.
In this article We’ve collected 20 beautiful websites using wood textures as a part of their design in many creative ways.

1. FlipRate

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Web Savvy Typography

April 26th, 2010 | 1 Comment | Posted in Various

Typographic styles and conventions are ever changing. Periodically you need to replenish your knowledge and stay current about trends and activities in web typography. What is the best font family to use when styling a website? Should you use pixels, ems, or percents to size fonts? What is the best font color to use? How do you make titles and headlines that look good and improve your search engine optimization? How wide should a text column be? How should you use words in italics? Read further to learn about these guidelines and more for creating web savvy typography.


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The Huge Trend – Full Screen Image Websites

April 25th, 2010 | 10 Comments | Posted in Various

A trend today happened yesterday, but there is no denying full screen images are everywhere on the Internet. In 2010 bigger is better and large background websites having visual impact utilize widely available technology.

Here are links to a few large background site collections:

80 Large Background Websites

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