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  • Code
    What You Need to Know About jQuery 1.3 200x200
    The web development community became intensely excited on January 14, 2009 when jQuery version 1.3.0 was officially released. jQuery 1.3 brings with it significant improvements, especially when it comes to speed. In addition, the developers were able to keep jQuery as small as ever while adding some great and often requested features. Today, we will have an in depth look at the new features, and how you can squeeze the most out of it.Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    Cinematic Opening Title Redux - Day 2Preview day2
    In day 2 Lloyd finishes the tutorial and shows how to use scripts to split up and animate a logo into hundreds of pieces. He also adds the finishing touches including an alternate ending not shown in the preview. Even though scripts might be perceived as advanced tools, this tutorial aims to shatter this myth and guarantees you will feel comfortable using scripts to help automate and improve the speed of your work.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create Some Delicious Mesh TomatoesDesign and illustration
    In this tutorial, we'll explain how to create some mesh tomatoes. We will be creating a full mesh tomato and a cut tomato. You should already be familiar with the Mesh Tool (U). Let's jump into some fresh tomato meshing.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Recycle Vintage Images to Create a Photoshop CollageDesign and illustration
    In this tutorial we'll create a colorful vintage collage from a variety of retro images.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Design a Rockin' 80's Party Poster - ScreencastPreview(2)
    "In this tutorial, I'll show you how to design a poster for an 80's anthem party. Throughout this tutorial, we'll create some textures for background, manipulate a photo to give it a stylish look, and make some color variations. Let's jump into this super rad tutorial." Eren GškselRead More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create Colorful Abstract Artwork in IllustratorPreview
    In this tutorial, I’ll teach you how to make a colorful and vivid abstract artwork completely from scratch with Illustrator. There will be no need of stock images. You can always make a small sketch how you’d like your composition to be. But that’s not completely necessary because we will be creating the composition while playing with shapes.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Tutorial Removed200 removed
    Unfortunately, the Psdtuts+ staff have had to remove a recently published tutorial due to copyright issues. Claims of plagiarism are taken very seriously and thoroughly investigated. After looking into the matter we decided the only appropriate course of action was to remove the the tutorial in question and withhold payment from its author.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Source Files Section Added to AudioJungleAudiojungle
    Over at our sister marketplace, AudioJungle, we've just added another feature that makes it easier for musicians to make money with us, and more convenient for buyers to get their stock audio from us. Up until now, we've limited sales to music or sound effect files in WAV format. Source files enables authors to upload their project files, for a significantly higher earning per sale, allowing buyers to customize the audio they purchase to their needs.Read More…
  • Code
    15+ Tips to Speed Up Your Website, and Optimize Your Code!200x200
    Once you've been coding for a while, you begin to take something for granted. You forget just how smart you really are. How many hundreds of keyboard shortcuts have we memorized? How many languages have we learned? How many frameworks? How many hacks? To say that web design/development is an extremely tough industry is putting it lightly. Next, add in the fact that much of what you know today will be considered obsolete in a few years. Today, we'll be looking at a crop of tips and tricks that will help beginners speed up their development time, and code more efficiently. You'll see a mix of quick time savings tips, as well as specific coding tricks to increase your web application's efficiency. Read More…
  • Code
    Everything You Need to Get Started With CodeIgniterCodeigniter
    CodeIgniter is a web application framework for PHP. It enables developers to build web applications faster, and it offers many helpful code libraries and helpers which speed up tedious tasks in PHP. CodeIgniter is based on a modular design; meaning that you can implement specific libraries at your discretion - which adds to the speed of the framework. This tutorial will attempt to show you the basics of setting up the framework, including how to build a basic hello world application that uses the MVC approach. Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    Cinematic Opening Title Redux - Day 1Preview day1
    In this 2 part tutorial we revisit the Cinematic Opening concept with an homage to all of you, our readers, by enshrining all of the comments left on the site in a "ready for Hollywood" delivery. It features a clever use of freely available scripts and expressions to create what would normally be a very complicated and time-consuming animation. The tutorial will be split into 2 days with a total of over 80 minutes of training. In day 1 we cover cunning techniques to harness a large amount of text and quickly format and animate it in a cinematic style. This tutorial has tricks and techniques that should appeal to all users from beginners all the way to the most seasoned and advanced users of After Effects. And best of all, it is all created by only using built it After Effects tools!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Illustrate and Animate a Bouncing Ball: Part 2 - Adobe Illustrator + FlashPreview
    This tutorial expands on techniques covered in Part 1 of the Illustrate and Animate a Bouncing Ball series. We'll be using Illustrator's 3D tools to improve Flash's spinning movement of the bouncing ball and taking a look at working between the two applications. The steps involved can also be followed independently of Part 1.Read More…