Charina Torres

An Information Technology graduate who loves learning new things and chocolates, too. She spends the whole day sitting in front of the computer, making herself updated with the things going on around her.

How Can Web Design Affect A Website’s Bounce Rate?

Posted in Tips, Usability, Web Design4 years ago • Written by 13 Comments

One thing a blogger or an owner of a website needs to take into consideration of is its bounce rate. This is very important for it tells you on how many visitors are “bouncing” away on your site. A bounce rate determines the success or failure of a website.

Wikipedia defines bounce rate as:

A term used in web site traffic analysis. It essentially represents the percentage of initial visitors to a site who “bounce” away to a different site, rather than continue on to other pages within the same site.

How Can Web Design Affect A Website’s Bounce Rate? Read More

60 Beautiful & Stunning Examples of Silhouette Photography on Deviantart

Posted in Inspiration, Photography4 years ago • Written by 18 Comments

Are you a fan of silhouette photos? I am.  Wikipedia defines silhouette as:

An image of a person, an object or scene consisting of the outline and a featureless interior, with the silhouetted object usually being black.

I find them amazing for with just the background and the subject itself, it already gives a creative feeling of drama, emotion and mystery. And to inspire you with these silhouette photos, I have rounded up here 60 beautiful silhouette photos you may found on Deviantart. Have fun!

60 Beautiful & Stunning Examples of Silhouette Photography on Deviantart Read More

60 Must-See Creative Vector Wallpapers on DeviantArt

Posted in Freebies, Inspiration, Wallpapers4 years ago • Written by 9 Comments

Last time we have compiled websites with vector landscapes for you. Now, we gathered vector wallpapers to put as your desktop background. Vectors are great way to give creativity and attraction on your design. Also, it can make your desktop lively by downloading some of these cool vector wallpapers. Have fun browsing and be inspired to make your own vector wallpaper!

60 Must-See Creative Vector Wallpapers on DeviantArt Read More

55 Unique 3D Models Looking Like Photographs From Real Life

Posted in Inspiration4 years ago • Written by 8 Comments

3D modeling, also known as, meshing is the process of making an object in three-dimension with the use of software such as 3D Studio Max, Solidworks, Blender, etc.

In our time today, 3D models are widely used by movies and video games as characters. Even the architecture industry now uses 3D model as the way of showing proposed structures. And in the world of designing, one great thing you can do to attract and put a touch of creativity is to use 3D as an element on their design. For viewers are getting amaze on how detailed and realistic objects are made.

To amaze you more with this, I have rounded up in this article with the best 3D models you may find as your inspiration in making one.

55 Unique 3D Models Looking Like Photographs From Real Life Read More

53 Creatively Designed YouTube Backgrounds to Inspire You

Posted in Inspiration, Web Interfaces4 years ago • Written by 10 Comments

If you will be googling articles with collections of backgrounds for MySpace, Twitter, Friendster, etc., you will find many. But, seldom that you will find YouTube layouts in the research. So, we have decided to compile some of the best, creatively designed YouTube background layouts for you to download. For the steps on how to customize your YouTube channel, scroll down to the bottom part of the article. Enjoy making your YouTube channel beautiful!

53 Creatively Designed YouTube Backgrounds to Inspire You Read More

10 Must-Have Things for a Kick-Ass Freelance Startup

Posted in Freelance, Web Design4 years ago • Written by 19 Comments

When you want to enter the world of freelancing, the things that you actually need to start are just found at your home or maybe you already own them. Nowadays, freelancing has started to become a top self-owned businesses. In freelancing, all you need to have is just yourself and  your skills.

You may be asking on what are the things you must have to start your freelancing career. In this article, I will enumerate the things a freelance designer must have other than skills and passion.

10 Must-Have Things for a Kick-Ass Freelance Startup Read More

50+ Amazing Grunge Wallpapers To Beautify Your Desktop

Posted in Inspiration4 years ago • Written by 3 Comments

Grunge style is now becoming popular because of the unique design it has: crooked, stained, grubby, broken. But designers are still using this style on fontsbrushes and interface design and still it is making its mark on the designing community.

You may ask why do you have to consider grunge style for your design since they are branded as “dirty type” of design. What does it make on a design?

50+ Amazing Grunge Wallpapers To Beautify Your Desktop Read More

45 Awesome And Creative CSS Based Layouts For Inspiration

Posted in Coding, HTML & CSS, Inspiration, Web Interfaces4 years ago • Written by 3 Comments

Using CSS for coding a web page is standard these days but still many people on web think that CSS has some restrictions and you can’t convert a web page from Design to xHtml perfectly. There are tons of benefits of using CSS while coding a web page, a very important one is higher rankings in Search engine because If you really want your website to stand out, its essential that you have higher SERP.

In line with this, I have gathered these 45 Awesome and Creative CSS based Layouts for you to be inspired.

45 Awesome And Creative CSS Based Layouts For Inspiration Read More

60+ Handwritten Fonts To Add Personal Typing Touch In Designs

Posted in Fonts, Freebies4 years ago • Written by 4 Comments

Before computers and printers were invented, every prints were handwritten. From letters to documents, and notes to advertisements. Even today, writers and some designers use pen and paper first to create a draft.

A handwritten style is a way of putting a human touch on your design, and one element you can use on this are handwritten fonts. Not to mention that it also gives a touch of creativity to your work.

To inspire you more in using handwritten fonts, here are some examples of websites that have used traditional methods on their design:

60+ Handwritten Fonts To Add Personal Typing Touch In Designs Read More

35+ Must Have And Fresh Free Nature Themed Photoshop Brushes

Posted in Brushes, Freebies4 years ago • Written by 8 Comments

Two years ago, we published a collection of high-quality nature and floral Photoshop brushes. Now, to update you with nature-inspired brushes that are uploaded from 2009 up to the current year on Deviantart, we have compiled awesome brushes for you to use on your designs all for free! Don’t forget to credit the creators of these brushes when using them.

To download the brushes, click the link or the image then you will be prompted on the download page.

35+ Must Have And Fresh Free Nature Themed Photoshop Brushes Read More
54.166.26.233 - unknown - unknown - US