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  • Code
    Fantastic AJAX Newsletter ModulePreview 200x200
    This free app should be great for any newsletter management needs. Copy this one file onto your site, and you're ready to send and archive all newsletters, manage e-mail addresses and categories, and configure a template for your e-mails. If needed, the source code is well documented! Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    Play with Fire to Create a Fiery Logo TransitionPreview
    Playing with fire will no longer get in trouble with your mother! High quality fluid dynamics has traditionally been reserved for high end 3D applications, but in this tutorial we learn to harness these simulations in After Effects to literally play with fire and create this fiery logo transition. Read More…
  • Business
    How to Create Memorable Business CardsCard 0
    At a time when networking is extremely important, freelancers can’t afford to have a business card that isn’t eye-catching. My rule of thumb is if people aren’t complimenting you on your cards, then it’s time to make a change. After collecting business cards over the years, I’ve seen some pretty interesting and creative designs along with some that just plain aren’t effective. Before going over some ways to ensure your cards don’t fall into the latter group, I think it’s important to ensure all of the proper information is accounted for. When designing cards for myself and my clients, I ensure the following information is included:Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Fabric Texture PackPreview200
    File Type: JPGSize: 1700 px by 1500 pxLicense: Public DomainRead More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Interview with KakoThumbnail
    Vectortuts+ is pleased to bring you an interview with Kako from São Paulo, Brazil. This highly talented illustrator has an extensive portfolio ranging from editorials to advertisements to comics and others. His distinguishable style has brought him clients from all over the world which includes huge names like: Coca Cola, Discovery World, Saatchi and Saatchi, Nokia, Toshiba, MTV, and more. Kako has won numerous awards, nominations and recognitions. Kako's illustrations are not only alive with energy, intensity and details, but also have a subtle beauty and there own charm. Truly a class apart!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Brian D. Smith InterviewP
    Brian Smith is a designer with a set of strong beliefs that shape the way he creates his art. Brian creates masterful illustrations that consist of 2D artwork that he integrates with 3D models. One of Brian's strongest beliefs is that all designers should get a proper education when it comes to their careers in design. Lets get into this interview.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Workshop #6: Chillout Music by RundstykWorkshop
    Recently we posted about our new weekly feature, Workshops. This is how it works: you upload your tracks, and each week we publish one here and step away from the podium. The floor is yours to talk about the track and how the artist can fix problems in and improve upon the mix and the song. Here's our fifth, Chillout Music by Rundstyk.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Symmetry Elements - Brushes and VectorsPsdtuts banner%20 200
    Compatible: Photoshop 7 and Illustrator 8 (eps)Size: 2400+ px by 2400+ pxLicense: Free for Personal and Commercial UseRead More…
  • Code
    What You Must Know About jQuery UI 1.7200x200
    This morning, the jQuery UI team announced that the latest version of the library, 1.7, is now available for download. Let's take a look at some of the new features and enhancements; they're quite substantial! Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Design a Classic Heraldic FigurePreview
    Ever since I was about ten years old I was fascinated by heraldic figures. This tutorial is all about creating heraldic figures. It's not about 'tricks,' but more about 'creative inspiration,' and how to achieve good results relatively 'quickly.' Let's look at making shields, heraldic design elements, and simple text effects to create a classic branded design. Have fun!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create a Surreal Photo Manipulation with Twisting WaterPreview
    In this tutorial, we're going to create a fantasy photo manipulation mixing different images and learning to use and modify the stock images in a creative way. The idea is to get a compact image that looks absolutely real, and at the same time, absolutely impossible!Read More…
  • Code
    Let’s Design a Shopify ThemeShopfiy   nl
    Themeforest recently opened a new section where you can buy or sell themes for Shopify! Shopify is a hosted e-commerce solution that makes it easy to get started with an online business. You can have a shop up and running in minutes. To kick-start ThemeForest's Shopify catalog, the authors of each accepted template will receive a $100 bonus - until there are ten templates in the category. Read More…