Category: Quickies

  • Best Sites To Check DNS

    DNS – domain name server  is a hierarchical distributed naming system for computers, services, or any resource connected to the Internet or a private network. It associates various information with domain names assigned to each of the participating entities. There are some useful tools you can use to check your DNS propagation , but before […]

  • How to search for creative commons images on Flickr?

    How to search for creative commons images on Flickr?

    Flickr is one of the biggest sites where you can add your professional or semiprofessional photos,  and create a nice showcase. While some photos have some restrictions (no download allowed, no use in commercial projects etc.), other images are free to use in personal projects and as well in commercial projects. So if you are a […]

  • TinyJPG – Online tool to compress JPG images even more

    TinyJPG – Online tool to compress JPG images even more

    Did you know that JPG and JPEG images can be compressed even more? If you are a web designer, flyer designer, poster designer and so on, at some point you will need to compress some of your JPG images for different reasons. I know that software such as Photoshop or ACDSee have pretty good compression tools […]

  • WordPress 3.8 is out

    Good news for all the wordpress lovers. Today, WordPress has launched the 3.8 version of wordpress. The main changes from wordpress version 3.7.1 are: The admin dashboard has gotten a facelift. The design is now bolder, with cleaner typography, and with tuned colors. It’s easier to navigate Mutliple admin color schemes (8 to be exact) […]

  • Useful ways to get a dribbble invite

    If you’re just in the prospect stage on dribbble and you are looking to increase your chances of getting a dribbble invite, here’s how you can do it. Search on twitter for “dribbble invites” or “dribbble giveaway” – many designers are giving away invites – in most cases they ask for a link to your portfolio. […]

  • Awesome Jquery SuperFish Menu Example

    Hi everyone. Meet sooperfish, a superfish menu taken to next level. It combines the already known superfish.js menu, and it adds extra effects to it such as animated dropdown. It uses jquery easing to display animations, which you can also enable or disable, as you wish. It also supports multi-column dropdown. But enough chit chat […]

  • 8 Bold Fonts to use in your next web design projects

    If you’re a web designer and you’re hunting for free bold fonts to use in your commercial or personal projects, you are in the right place. We have collected a list of 8 Bold Fonts that look eye catching, and will take your design skills to a whole new level. Here we go: 1.Muro 2.Kimberley 3.Tondu 4.Russo […]

  • A free tool to compress PNG files

    Ever wondering if you can compress PNG files? Well yes you can, and you can big time. And you can even do it online, with this tool over here. Why you should use it? It’s free It’s online – this means you don’t have to download and install any software It can reduce your PNG […]

  • A free tool to generate flat icons

    Howdy guys. You are here because you’re in love with the new trend of icons used in webdesign: flat icons. Well you are in luck today, ’cause we have find a great tool for you, where you have unlimited options to generate your flat icons. But hey, that’s not all here are some extra features: […]

  • Top 5 websites where you can get awesome PSD freebies

    Howdy everyone. We know how much you love awesome PSD freebies. So, we have selected a list of 5 most popular websites where you can download PSD resources. This can be used in personal or commercial projects. Here we go: Pixeden – they provide amazing psd quality work such as prints, buttons, graphics, web elements. Premium […]