50 Years of Color Revolution from Fashion to Design and Branding

Since the beginning of time, color had been playing major part on how we see or define things. For example, if an apple without color, will we know its an apple? Our brain usually define an object based on the item color. Well enough on the scientific facts, today i will be taking a time backward for 50 years and see how color had been a tipping point on culture, fashion, design and brand revolution. The importance of color and the psychological influence it has on a customer when they see point of purchase displays, signs, or on everyday objects should not be underestimated. Color has been evolving through out the time. It define many culture expression and attitude since the 60’s. Not only they impact the obvious social revolution but also music culture re juvenile. I bet you still remember during 60’s and 70’s, color was one the highlight for a ‘hippie‘ revolution Continue Reading→

Website Designs Revolution of Today Most Visited and Popular Sites

If you’re an 70-80’s born chums like me then you’ll remember what the internet look like back in the old arcade days. Its mostly bunch of static stats and 8-bit pixel graphic. I still remember my first computer IBM or game console like NES and ATARI which i used to play games like tennis for two, space war, space invader and the unforgettable Legend of Zelda 1986. Spend most of time with the green ‘Hobbits’ back then 🙂 Today i am going to show you what popular site’s website designs look like back in the early days. We will compare them to how they look now in 2013. The list include the earliest versions of some of the most visited websites today, like Facebook, Google, and Twitter. Continue Reading→

Themes Marketplace Power House Moving to 100% GPL

Between late 2012 and early 2013, there is a debate on WordPress community regarding the banishment of Envato Themeforest author from speaking, volunteer or organize in WordCamps. This sparked some debate and discussion among WordPress community of 'Why should Theme Authors Get Punished'? Eventually Envato - the company behind themeforest started to take some major change and update on how they licensed their marketplace items after both ThemeForest…Continue Reading→

Few Things to Consider Before Quitting Your Job and Start Freelancing

Do not believe what people told you that freelancing is an easy business. Even though starting your own freelance career may seem intriguing and tempting at first, however it need more hard work and dedication than most people think. Freelance always been label as job or career that self-employed and is not committed to a particular employer long term. You can work with a particular project for months…Continue Reading→

10 Futuristic Concept Mobile Phone Designs

[sc:chitika300 class='adsright']Mobile Phone probably one of your most touched item daily. We used mobile phone (also known as a cellular phone, cell phone and a hand phone) for communication, text messaging, MMS, internet access, emails, online games, watch videos, listen to music and sometime used for the alarms. The multipurpose of mobile phone made it a must have for daily usage in today society. At least 60% of…Continue Reading→

Social Media a Silent Killer?

Social media a vast networking that connect millions of people around the world. Nowadays you can easily find your friends, family, co-workers and even new acquittance in social media tools such as Facebook, Twitter and Linkedin etc. Just a simple push of button, you can send your updates or photos to all your connections from all around the world. In our modern technology driven society, the use of…Continue Reading→

Why Online File Storage is Important for Everyone

[sc:chitika300 class='adsleft']In this modern age, everyone now owned at least 2-3 backup storage such as 1TB portable hard drive or 5TB external storage drive. All the extra space to store your valuable and important stuff like music, photos, games and more importantly your work files. As a web developer myself, i personally own couple of 2TB portable hard drive to store my important files. Lesson learn, back in…Continue Reading→

What i like and don’t like on Facebook news feed redesign

Earlier this month (March 2013), Facebook - the giant social network announced a complete design overhaul of the various feeds. If you log in into your facebook account, you will see a different homepage design for the news feed. Your friends, groups and pages will be on the left hand side of your screen. Although the new updates and redesign sound like a brilliant move but there is…Continue Reading→

Designers That Taken Web Designs to Next Level

As a designer myself, the slight pixel details in web design can separate you from a normal designer or an over the top designer. i think i'm on the first roaster list. :) ok i admit it, i'm a normal, your everyday designer. Improving the pixel details execution take years of practice unless you were born with it. Practically illustration art that sometime captivate me and i'm thinking…Continue Reading→

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