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  • Code
    The Definitive Guide to Creating a Practical jQuery Plugin200x200
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    In this article we’re going to be building our very own jQuery plugin step-by-step from scratch; jQuery makes this task exceptionally easy for us, giving us a simple method of packaging up our scripts and exposing their functionality, and encouraging the use of scalable and reusable object-oriented techniques. Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Interview with Ossi PirkonenOssi int
    Ossi Pirkonen is an illustrator with a knack for quirky character design and using vibrant, warm colors. His vector-style illustration has appeared on everything from album covers to books to Ford car ads. Like many of you, Ossi moonlights as a freelancer while working full-time. In this interview Ossi shares his tricks of the trade, words of inspiration and tells how a career in illustration is all his mom's fault!Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Play Chords with One Finger Using Logic Pro's Chord MemorizerThumb
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    Really bad at playing keyboards? Lost that creative spark? Here’s a tutorial showing you how to create some cool ideas using a little known object in Logic called the Chord Memorizer. Buried inside the dreaded Environment, this MIDI tool can help you build anything from new musical ideas to complex layered sounds — with one finger!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create Vector Spirograph DesignsSpirograph completed designs
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    I've been fascinated by Spirograph designs since I was a kid. I love the cool symmetrical way they look. I know there's programs out there that can draw Spirograph designs automatically, but that just isn't as fun as making them by hand. When I started learning Illustrator, I struggled to make the loops manually and the results were far from perfect. I knew Illustrator must have a better way to do it, and eventually I found it! That's what it's all about, just learning to use the tools so that your ideas can be set free. Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Heiko Klug InterviewP
    Heiko Klug is a extremely bright designer residing from Germany. Heiko has a background in Graffiti that spills over into some of his current art. In this interview we discuss the equipment that is used to make his amazing art as well as Heiko's inspirations. So lets get into this interview.Read More…
  • Code
    The Best Tutorials and Freebies of 2008Img5
    It's hard to believe that 2008 has already come and gone. However, the year was not without some fantastic articles, tutorials, tips, and freebies spread throughout the Internet. Today, we will take some time to reflect on the most outstanding development related articles of 2008. So hurry up and review these before the Langoliers get them!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Psdtuts+ 2009 - More Great Photoshop Tutorials and Resources16
    This year we'll be running more contests, bringing you more great Photoshop resources and tutorials. As we've just rolled into the new year, now is a good time to let you know about a few changes to our writing staff and other opportunities available here at Psdtuts+. Also, if you have any suggestions on things you'd like to see in 2009, just let us know!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create a Music Magazine Cover in InDesign200id
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    In this tutorial, we'll look at how to create a magazine cover in InDesign. You'll learn how to set up a page layout and add text. This is an introduction to InDesign and no previous knowledge is required. This is a simple project put together to help get you started with InDesign. Let's get to it!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    20 Weird Logos That Work (and Why They Do)Weirdlogos prev
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    Logos are everywhere. Because of this, only a few can rise among the noise -- and often it's the more unique logos that are most memorable. Sometimes to be unique, you've also got to be weird. In this post, we showcase twenty lovably strange logos that work.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    30 Super-Juicy Photoshop Illustration TutorialsIllustration prev
    Illustrating in Photoshop is a challenging process with the potential to yield impressive results. Here we've collected 30 high-quality tutorials to help you master every aspect of sketching, shading and coloring with Adobe Photoshop.Read More…
  • Code
    Which Way Do I Go!?200x200
    Cost: Free, Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Found Via: www.thinkdesignblog.com/ Read More…
  • Code
    5 Techniques to Acquaint You With CSS 3Css3.1 preview
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    CSS is a well-known, widely used language to style websites. With version three in the works, many time-saving features will be implemented. Although only the most modern browsers currently support these effects, it's still fun to see what's around the corner! In this tutorial I'll show you five techniques. Read More…