All Posts in Tuts+

  • Business
    Your First Steps to a Profitable, Freelance Side BusinessFirst steps
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    What difference would $500 a month make to you? How about $1,000 a month? Would you save for the vacation of a lifetime? Invest in a college fund for your children's education? Stop worrying about how you're going to pay the bills? In this article, we'll show you how to come up with a freelance business idea that's got the potential to provide a significant side income.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Learn to Paint Beautiful Realistic Lips in Adobe PhotoshopLipstut prev
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    Ever wished you could draw the perfect pair of sweet, beautiful lips? Now you can, with this tutorial and Photoshop!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    New Course: Icon Design in SketchIcon sketch
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    The process of icon design may seem intimidating at first. However once the basic ideas and techniques are learned, the skill of icon design can be applied to create beautiful graphics to represent apps, software and much more. This course will show you the fundamentals of designing simple app icons for iOS and OS X using Sketch.Read More…
  • Web Design
    How to Use Avocode to Inspect Your Photoshop and Sketch FilesAvocode
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    In today’s tutorial I’m going to introduce you to Avocode, developed by the “eleven brave men and one brave woman” of Source and recently released in the form of version 1.0. Avocode is an application which allows you to work with .psd and .sketch files, moving from design to code, without even opening Photoshop or Sketch.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create a Stylized Captain's Portrait in Adobe IllustratorCaptain400
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    Ahoy, mateys! In this tutorial we will learn how to draw a stylized flat portrait of a funny captain, using basic shapes, warp effects and some custom brushes and textures. Get ready and hoist the sails!Read More…
  • Photo & Video
    New Course: Lean Video ProductionVideoproduction
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    Lean Video Production is all about getting the very best film-making results with fewer resources and a lighter crew. If you are a solo operator or part of a small team, this course will help you build a smart production style that is fast, light, flexible, and effective.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Quick Tip: Working With Adobe Illustrator Vectors in InDesignPreview image
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    InDesign is a fantastic layout design program, but it isn’t usually the software of choice for editing images. In this quick tip tutorial we’ll take a look at an alternative method of working with images in InDesign, by pasting vector graphics directly into your documents. This gives you more flexibility and control over editing simple graphics while you work in InDesign, allowing you to switch up colors and stroke effects with ease.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    55 Time-Saving, Productive Workflow Tips for DesignersTime saving tips
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    Want to save time on your design work? Yes! Great, then let's dig in. This article is overflowing with time-saving tips that will not only have you working more proficiently, but get you punching above your weight. Learn how to crank up your output, while avoiding burnout and income plateaus, all by working just a little bit smarter as a designer.Read More…
  • Code
    Creating a Web App From Scratch Using AngularJS and Firebase: Part 3Angular js firebase
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    In the previous part of this series, we created the sign-up page, set up the routes, and also did some form validations using AngularJS. In this tutorial, we'll implement the sign-up functionality by wiring up AngularJS and the latest release of Firebase. We'll also modify the sign-in code as per the newer Firebase API.Read More…
  • Web Design
    The Manual, Everywhere (and Now on Tuts+ Too!)Manual
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    We have a brilliant new addition to the Tuts+ bookshelves: The Manual, available in eBook formats to all Tuts+ subscribers! Read on to find out more.Read More…
  • Web Design
    Quick Tip: Try Combining EMs and REMsBlocks
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    At the 2014 CSSConf in Australia, Simurai gave a really amazing presentation called "Styling with Strings" where he goes over quite a few techniques for developing in-browser. The one tip that really stood out to me was this: pad UI components with EMs, put space between them with REMs. Or, as a rule of thumb: EMs for padding, REMs for margin.Read More…
  • Photo & Video
    Andy Mallalieu, Web Designer: Imagery Can Make or Break a Project Cover 1
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    In this interview we catch up with Manchester-based web designer Andy Mallalieu from agency NineSixty to discuss how he engages with photography when working on new web projects. This interview is part of our ongoing series, 'Conversations with Creative Collaborators.'Read More…