Web in Review April 30th, 2009
Web in Review is a post of links that I collect from RSS feeds, links provided by my lovely Twitter friends, and sometimes links I happen upon by accident. Here are a few I found interesting recently. Check them out!
- Five Types of Effective Headers in Web Design – The header of your site is a really important place to grab people’s attention and entice them to read more. Here’s a collection of really nicely done headers.
- 8 Ideas For Unique And Affordable Business Cards – Unique business cards don’t have to cost a fortune. Here are some great ideas to make yours stand apart.
- Ultimate Guide To Using WordPress For A Portfolio | Developer’s Toolbox, How-To | Smashing Magazine – Tons of information for setting up a portfolio from WordPress.
- Type Porn – 20 websites for font, letter and symbol enthusiasts | Inspired Magazine – A lot of great links about type, fonts, and lettering.
- InDesignSecrets » Blog Archive » Designing Forms with InDesign? Acrobat’s Replace Pages Feature is at Your Service. – If you have to do a lot of work with form fields, this is a lifesaver.
- 15 Beautifully Minimal Business Cards | Web Design Ledger – These business cards are gorgeous- I noticed many share the use of rich textures as a smart way to add style without overdoing it.
- 15 Impressive and Beautiful Uses of WordPress | Web Design Ledger – Another gallery of WordPress sites, but a lot of beautiful ones I haven’t seen before.
- HVD Fonts – A collection of fun, whimsical, and grungy fonts. All free!
- Web Design Trend Showcase: Letterpress Text Effect – A nice gallery of sites using letterpress style text, as well as a tutorial to create your own.
- decor8 – A beautifully designed site featuring gorgeous home accessories.
See anything interesting I missed? Leave a comment so I can make sure to get it in tomorrow! To see all my Web In Review posts, click here!