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Design Trend: Neon Colors

Trends / 15 Sep 2022

Design Trend: Neon Colors

The web is a little brighter right now. Neon colors are making a comeback. And we’re all for it!

From bright, neon yellow to other popping hues, this design trend is showing up all over the place on a variety of project types. What’s nice about neons is they have an upbeat happy feel – something the world seems to need.

Here’s a look at the neon colors design trend, with examples, and best practices for use.

Ditch the monochrome, get out your neon colour palette, and join us on a journey into the bright and vivid!

25+ Best Graffiti Fonts (Bubble, Drip, Tag & Cursive Graffiti Styles)

Font Collections / 15 Sep 2022

25+ Best Graffiti Fonts (Bubble, Drip, Tag & Cursive Graffiti Styles)

Graffiti art is one of the purest forms of creativity. It’s all about letting your imagination run wild and experimenting with new ideas.

This is exactly why many designers use graffiti-style art, patterns, backgrounds, and fonts—to add bold and creative looks to the designs.

If you’re also a fan of graffiti-style typography, you’ll definitely fall in love with this collection. We found the best graffiti fonts with various styles of letter designs from bubble graffiti fonts to graffiti tag fonts and more.

Explore the fonts collection below and be on the lookout for some freebies too.

20+ Best Figma Dashboard Templates (Admin Dashboard UI Kits & More)

Figma Templates / 14 Sep 2022

20+ Best Figma Dashboard Templates (Admin Dashboard UI Kits & More)

Designing an admin dashboard is a sophisticated process that requires careful planning and, most importantly, teamwork.

Communication between the designers and developers is crucial to crafting the perfect dashboard UI that delivers the best user experience.

Although, most developers and designers often fail to communicate their ideas with each other. A great way to make this process easier is to use templates. With pre-made dashboard templates, you can show your ideas and concepts in visual form, even if you’re a developer without design experience.

Today we have a big collection of Figma dashboard templates for you. These templates are ideal for sharing your ideas with the team. As well as for designers to get a head start in your dashboard UI projects. Have a look.

50+ Best Animated PowerPoint Templates 2022 (Free + Premium)

PowerPoint Templates / 14 Sep 2022

50+ Best Animated PowerPoint Templates 2022 (Free + Premium)

In this collection, we’re featuring some of the best, animated PowerPoint templates (both premium and free) to create stunning presentations filled with stylish object and transition animations.

Designing a PowerPoint presentation is not an easy job. It requires a lot of work and time. When crafting presentations, most people completely ignore one of the key elements of a creative slideshow: animation. Adding creative animations and effects not only makes your presentation slides interactive, but it’s also useful when emphasizing key points and data.

Of course, you don’t have to be a PowerPoint expert to design animated slideshows. You can simply use a pre-made animated PowerPoint template. We handpicked these templates just for you.

We’re also featuring a series of tips for creating animations and transitions in PowerPoint with some extra pointers and advice.

15+ Best Figma Persona Templates (For User Personas)

Figma Templates / 13 Sep 2022

15+ Best Figma Persona Templates (For User Personas)

User personas are an important part of the user experience design (UXD) process. They provide insights that lead to making key design decisions that contribute to delivering the perfect user experience.

There’s a lot of work that goes into researching data to create user personas. But in UXD, that’s only one part of the process. You also need to present the data in a beautiful way to make it more appealing to clients during presentations. This is where persona templates come in handy.

With Figma persona templates, you can create stylish profile-like designs to showcase all your gathered data for a user persona in a more professional way.

All the work for these user persona templates has already been done for you. All you have to do is copy and paste the user data into the template. Pick a template and get started.

Pros and Cons of Live Chat in a Web Design

Accessibility / 12 Sep 2022

Pros and Cons of Live Chat in a Web Design

Live chat has become the go-to customer service solution for many websites. Users can log in and immediately “talk” with someone about whatever they need help with.

Live chats can be text-based or include a video call. The key reason it is used is to connect with customers immediately and help provide a better customer service experience. But there’s a catch – not all live chat is actually a conversation with a person.

Here’s a look at the pros and cons of live chat in your web design projects.

40+ Best DaVinci Resolve Intro Templates, Titles & Openers 2022

DaVinci Resolve Templates / 12 Sep 2022

40+ Best DaVinci Resolve Intro Templates, Titles & Openers 2022

Many professionals are now switching from Premiere Pro to DaVinci Resolve. Why? Because it offers amazing features compared to Premiere Pro and After Effects for free.

Switching to DaVinci Resolve allows you to save up to $600 per year that otherwise spent on Adobe Premiere Pro. This gives professionals more money to invest in things that are more important, like high-quality templates.

We’ve rounded up some of the best DaVinci Resolve intro and title templates to show you how useful this software can be. Check them out below and be sure to download a few templates to use in your projects.

10 Pro PPT Tips: PowerPoint Design Ideas

PowerPoint Templates / 9 Sep 2022

10 Pro PPT Tips: PowerPoint Design Ideas

It’s not difficult to design a PowerPoint presentation. Designing an effective presentation, however, is an entirely different story.

Studies show that 91% of presenters feel more confident when presenting a slideshow with a great design. But, the problem is that 45% of professionals find it difficult to design creative layouts.

A PowerPoint presentation is not just about creating a few slides with bright colors and images. It mainly needs to be able to convey your message more effectively, maintain your audience’s attention, as well as to persuade and convince them.

Designing such a slideshow is not a Herculean task. You just need to know the right tricks.

In this guide, we share some useful PowerPoint tips and PowerPoint design ideas to help you learn how to craft creative slide layouts more easily. Without further ado, let’s get started.

50+ Best Portrait Photoshop Actions & Effects

Photoshop Actions / 9 Sep 2022

50+ Best Portrait Photoshop Actions & Effects

Retouching and enhancing portrait photos is a time-consuming task, and starting from scratch with every photo can be frustrating. Using a portrait Photoshop Action can save time, and give you a beautiful result with a few clicks. Let’s dive into some of the best portrait Photoshop Actions available today.

These Photoshop Actions help you save time and improve your workflow when editing a portrait photo. You can use them to instantly retouch photos, add makeup, enhance colors, add effects, adjust toning, and much more with just a single click.

Say hello to a faster, simpler workflow (and some impressive end results!). And if you’re looking for more advice and guidance on using these, our Photoshop Actions feature is a great place to start.

We’re also sharing our tips for editing portrait photos to help give you a head start.

50+ Modern, Premium Google Slides Templates & Themes

Google Slides Themes / 8 Sep 2022

50+ Modern, Premium Google Slides Templates & Themes

Google Slides is a great web-based, free platform for creating presentations (and collaborating as you do so). There are plenty of pre-made default templates available, but they can only so so far — many are quite simple, and lack polished aesthetics.

If you’re wanting to take your Google Slides presentation to the next level, today’s collection of pre-made templates will help.

They’re all fully editable, beautifully crafted, and come ready for you to drop in your own text, images, graphics, charts, and more.

We hope you find them useful, and enjoy the pro design that your next Google Slides presentation will show off!

20+ Best Photo to Illustration Actions & Filters for Photoshop

Photoshop Actions / 8 Sep 2022

20+ Best Photo to Illustration Actions & Filters for Photoshop

One of the coolest things you can do with Photoshop is transform photos into art and illustrations.

It’s fun seeing your photos turn into artworks but this Photoshop technique has a function beyond just entertainment. It’s actually commonly used in designing posters, flyers, book covers, and various other designs to create unique art and graphics.

And the best part is you can create photo to illustration artworks without any drawing or painting skills. All you need is the right Photoshop action.

We found the perfect collection of Photoshop actions that allow you to instantly transform your photos and images into illustrations. Check out the list below and start experimenting. We also included a few free PS Actions for you.

30+ Car & Van Decal and Wrap Mockup Templates

Mockup Templates / 7 Sep 2022

30+ Car & Van Decal and Wrap Mockup Templates

Today, we’re bringing you a collection of van and car mockup templates. You can use these mockups to showcase your car wrap and decal designs like a pro.

Vehicles play an important role in the branding process for many businesses. Whether it’s promoting the brand through a company car or delivery van, they offer exposure and opportunities for representing your business to local audiences.

If you’re working on such a car decal design, make sure to grab a car mockup from our collection to present your design to clients in a more realistic way. We made sure to pick many different types of vehicles for this list so you’ll find plenty of options to choose from. Let’s dive in.