Design Instruct – New Quality Tutorials And Tips Website

I received a letter from Jacob Gube few days ago where he informed me about new resource and tutorials website DesignInstruct he started with his brother. Of course I immediately headed to their new site and did my own research, evaluated design and it was worth it – layout is professionally designed, starting team is already … Continue Reading

30 Web-Design Related Photoshop Tips, Tutorial Screencasts

Oh, this is a bit different collection I hope, because I couldn’t find really similar articles like this one. I did very big research through youtube, delicious, good-tutorials, vimeo, google and many more websites to find interesting Photoshop, little coding and tips video tutorials. What’s great with video tutorials? – you can see every mouse click and … Continue Reading

WordPress Plugins : 17 Handy Toolbars For Your Blog

Toolbars used in WordPress installations as plugins become more and more popular and effective. I am sure you noticed such toolbars on sites like Mashable.com, Abduzeedo.com etc and wondered how you can get one, why to use it and actually how good is sortiment. Maybe there are better toolbars available just for your needs? I … Continue Reading

Who Else Wants Great Windows Desktop Blogging Client?

If you are blogger and since now it’s like trend – everybody is blogging, you should know, writing through WordPress Rich Text Editor isn’t that fastest and easiest way. Most importantly you must think about ways how to automate and fasten your work process. Choosing desktop blogging client is one of the most important aspects … Continue Reading

37 Fresh jQuery Image And Gallery Display Solutions

jQuery is already very popular because it is very fast and concise Javacript library simplifing and different event handling, smooth animation with very little code. With jQuery you can enjoy new way of web development and image galleries are the best way to use it effectively! Here you’ll have more than 35 different unique jQuery … Continue Reading

IconShock Free Icon Set and 1st Freebie in Year 2010!

Happy new year 2010! In order to make this new year special, there will be released fresh icon set created specially for 1stwebdesigner readers in collaboration with Iconshock professional Stock Icons company. I am very excited how you will like this first freebie, please let us know in comments! Designers worked hard to deliver you … Continue Reading

Getting Back To You & IconShocks Cartoon & Christmas

Hello, my design friends and loyal readers! I bet you’ve noticed little silence here and how articles don’t come out as often then they should, but I have really strong reason for it. For 2 weeks now, I have session and examinations in academy, so of course my daily work-flow is really messed up – … Continue Reading