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  • Spring-clean Your Design Resources

    For centuries, humanity has been symbolically relating the shifting seasons with change. Seasons have always been used as a metaphorical depiction of the correlation between life and death, light and darkness, good and bad. Each transition between the four stages of climate change requires a cleanse of all things unhealthy and unworthy of our time. Marking […]

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  • 65 Proven E-commerce Consumer Behavior Statistics

    While the exact number of e-commerce stores cannot be pinpointed, based on data from the major platforms, it is safe to say that there are around several hundred thousands in the United States and anywhere from 12 to 14 million worldwide. In terms of online shoppers, Statista counts 1.61 billion (worldwide) in 2016. As such, every single […]

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  • The Best CMS Software in 2016

    This week, we’re going to take a look at some of the most popular content management systems that have made their way to the top in the past year. Some of the CMS platforms you’re definitely familiar with, some might surprise you, but it’s definitely going to be a tour not to be missed by […]

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  • Vectr: The Cross-Platform Vector Design Tool You’ve Been Waiting For

    Finally, a vector-based graphic design tool that’s both simple and free. The need of expanded accessibility and intuitive user experience lead to the creation of many web-based design platforms that  strive to challenge the design world as we know it today. Startups like Canva, Picktochart, Visme and Designbold are all a product of the growth of […]

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  • Spring-clean Your Design Resources

    For centuries, humanity has been symbolically relating the shifting seasons with change. Seasons have always been used as a metaphorical depiction of the correlation between life and death, light and darkness, good and bad. Each transition between the four stages of climate change requires a cleanse of all things unhealthy and unworthy of our time. Marking […]

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  • Welcome Spring With These Blooming Flower-themed Designs

    Spring is the time where the world wakes up from Winter sleep. It awakens and blooms anew to welcome a season of sunshine and growth. Spring is a time of change and a time of rebirth. In web design, this time of the year is often represented with a bold choice of colors and elegant […]

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  • Ultimate List of HTML5 Resources for Web Designers and Developers

    Ever since its official recommendation stage in 2014, HTML5 has taken the Internet by storm. Recently, even Google has been pushing HTML5 implementations in its channels; they announced that they were planning to ditch Flash display ads, and encouraged users to shift their display ads to an HTML5-friendly platform. Back in the old days, web […]

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  • 10 Best Valentine’s Day Card Design Ideas

    “Eat Your Heart Out” Valentine’s Day Invitation Found at: Evite Valentine’s Day shouldn’t be a couples-only event and this card is the perfect way to turn the day of love into a sophisticated party. Not only does it have a cute purple heart design but its witty message will be able to get your friends […]

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  • Bring Elegance To Your Designs With These Free Thin Fonts

    The Internet is full of free typography and you may often find it hard to pick the right one for your project. Especially when there are so many fine options to choose from.If you’re like me, then you’ve probably found yourself glancing at the sleek, elegant typography in the paid section. You may be also making heartfelt promises […]

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  • How to Find the Best Online Portfolio Site for You

    Marketing yourself online is a tough business. Sure you can push yourself with social media marketing or SEO. But the fact is, depending on who you’re trying to talk to, this is only part of the picture. For maximum exposure, choose an online portfolio to push your work out to the right people. But if […]

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  • FREEBIE: The Internet of Things Stroke Icon Set

    The most popular topics on SpyreStudios are: Minimalism, Typography, Tutorials, Inspirational, CSS, jQuery, Usability, UX, Design, Illustrator, Photoshop, Resources, Tools. Browse the archives

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  • 10 Outstanding iPhone App Design Examples

    Looking for some iOS and iPhone app design inspiration? Nowadays, iPhone is among the highest selling mobile devices in the world. Its unique features and minimalist design make it a desirable product for people from all societies. Today, I’m about to show you some of the most beautiful iPhone app designs that can be found […]

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  • 3 Must Have Upgrades For Your Site In 2016

    With the recent progress in technology in general and internet in particular, we’d like to introduce 3 features your site must have in 2016. Site speed has recently become quite important topic. If your site runs fast, you have a significant advantage. On the other hand if it doesn’t, you can very easily fall behind. […]

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  • 6 Popular Sites That Went Viral Despite Poor Design

    Every single one of the most popular web applications in the world today was once a fledgling startup. Without product and engineering teams composed of hundreds or thousands of people, the founders of these companies had to find ways to build amazing products with a minimal budget. Pop culture now regards many of these creators […]

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  • 10 Patriotic Fourth of July Flyer and Ad Designs

    America’s Independence day is a time of fireworks, celebration, and honor. It presents a great opportunity for the more artistically-inclined of us to show our respect of the holiday with a patriotic design. The large amount of retail marketing campaigns around July’s most special day creates a high demand for flag-themed designs. This is why today’s […]

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  • 5 Things Badda$$ Designers Have in Common

    Editor’s note: This post was written by Codrin Arsene, a technology writer and a senior product manager. His areas of expertise include digital marketing strategies, UX/ Design and bottom of funnel conversion and optimizations. He is a Content Writer with Y Media Labs where he writes on mobile app strategy, analytics, marketing strategies and online […]

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  • Color-Infused E-mail Designs For The Perfect Spring Newsletter

    Just like any other advertisement form we’ve seen on the market, newsletters also keep up with the seasonal changes. They shift and transform they appearance according to the current trends. But the e-mail design is so much more than picking a good e-mail hosting service, creating a beautiful image arrangement and coming up with a […]

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  • 5 Mobile App Genres Budding Entrepreneurs Should Look At

    The diversity of mobile apps on App Store and Play Store opens up the new door for hundreds of thousands of indie developers and app development companies — but probably the shortcoming is the limited categories. It’s understandable that the way mobile apps and startups cultures are evolving, we’re likely to see a lot more […]

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  • Spring-clean Your Design Resources

    For centuries, humanity has been symbolically relating the shifting seasons with change. Seasons have always been used as a metaphorical depiction of the correlation between life and death, light and darkness, good and bad. Each transition between the four stages of climate change requires a cleanse of all things unhealthy and unworthy of our time. Marking […]

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  • Top Trending PHP Frameworks in 2016

    In 2016, Laravel is by far the most popular PHP framework. This list will help you decide which custom PHP framework to deploy. There are so many PHP frameworks, with almost all of them encompassing incredible features. PHP has gained widespread recognition and has become the world’s most versatile server-side scripting language. It is a […]

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