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Web Designer? Land High Paying Clients!

The holidays are just around the corner! We’re hoping you’re using the tips and tools we’ve been sharing with you here at 1WD to make the most out of this gift-giving season.  That means having to buy gifts for your mom, dad, brother/sister or your boyfriend/girlfriend. Truly, we hope you’d be successful.  What is this about?

Make it Artastic: 30 Beautiful Photoshop Brush Sets

Photoshop brush sets can be a great time saver for the designers because these allow the designers to easily and quickly create fantastic artwork without the need to draw all the individual design elements. Good Photoshop brushes have always been in demand, which is why every designer should have a great collection of Photoshop brushes … Continue Reading

Font Awesome Review: Everything You Need to Know

Ever wonder what Font Awesome is? Don’t look anywhere else because here is the Font Awesome review you are looking for. Font Awesome is a web font collection that contains all the icons from Twitter Bootstrap framework. It provides you scalable vector icons that you can instantly customize. You can customize it in any size, … Continue Reading

40 Free Icon Sets Worth Checking Out

Icons are very important in websites as they are used to make them look complete. These can be seen on every website. Their purpose is to guide the users and provide useful information to them. That said, designers are well aware of their meaning in web related projects and always looking for good icons to … Continue Reading

30 iOS Apps You Should Have This Year

As a designer, developer or a freelancer, we always look for those tools that can make our work easier. No doubt these kinds of tools are installed in our laptops and desktops, but what will you do when you are on-the-go and want to edit a couple of lines to the code? Or you saw … Continue Reading

5 Business Card Bonanza for Website Builders

One of the must-haves of a web designer (and even graphic designers and bloggers) is a business card. Call it a little bit old fashioned but business cards are still very useful. They contain the most available point of contact for the possible employee. It makes your clients realize that you are a legit artist … Continue Reading

Giveaway: 10 WordPress Themes from TemplateMonster

Hello guys. It’s your favorite time of the month! Oh yes it is! TemplateMonster, a US-based template-selling company teamed up with your 1stwebdesigner in giving away premium designs for your WordPress site. Now, do I have your attention?

22 Web Design Resources Ready for Download

Design elements are important for a web designer. It makes his designs look more beautiful, thus, increasing its usability. Choosing the correct icons, buttons, and other elements is important because it makes your designs look trendier, livelier and more beautiful, aesthetically. Web design resources are everywhere but choosing one among the loads online can be … Continue Reading