D-Lists giveaway winner is…

Thank you to everyone who entered the competition, it really was a success!

The lucky winner was…sriganesh from India who goes by the twitter name of @animhut. I’ll be passing your details on to the wonderful companies who offered the prizes and the licenses should be with you soon.

Again I’d like to say one last thank you to everyone who participated. Be sure to check back for future giveaways!

Posted By atikusdesign on September 30, 2009

Case Study – BeTheMiddleMan

web design case study - BeTheMiddleMan

If you haven’t seen BeTheMiddleman.com yet then you should head on over there now just to have a look at the wonderful design, I showcased the site a few weeks back in Weekly Web Design #17. Well I am lucky enough to know one the very talented minds behind the project and I thought it would be a great idea to ask them to provide me with some more details about what exactly went into making their idea happen. This is what they told me… (read more…)

Posted By atikusdesign on September 29, 2009

Weekly Web Design Inspiration #21

Weekly Web Design Inspiration #21

This week saw a huge number of sites creep into my bookmarks folder. I had to be especially ruthless choosing which sites to showcase and I think this has led to one of the best week to date. I hope you agree and enjoy the sites on show! (read more…)

Posted By atikusdesign on September 27, 2009

Designer Showcase – Touch

Designer Showcase - Touch

Hello there, I’ve been browsing through Behance in my evenings looking for some design talent and I have found lots and lots of very inspiring work from some very gifted individuals. One of these finds goes by the name of Touch and his work has impressed me so much that I just had to show all of you! (read more…)

Posted By atikusdesign on September 24, 2009

Up For Grabs – A Free Copy Of Billings 3, LittleSnapper And A 6 Month Subscription To Tuts+

Up For Grabs - A Free Copy Of Billings 3, LittleSnapper And A 6 Month Subscription To Tuts+

Hi Guys! D-Lists has passed the 150,000 views mark while I was away on holiday! So I thought it was time to celebrate and reward/thank everyone who has contributed to that number. I cant say thank you enough.

I’ve done my best to produce what I think is a pretty brilliant prize bundle. One lucky winner will be given a free copy of the fantastic invoicing app, Billings 3. Not only that but that same winner will also get a copy of LittleSnapper the best way to capture and store screen captures on your mac. Oh and it doesn’t stop there, they will also be lucky enough to gain a 6 month subscription to the tuts+ network, giving them access to literally hundreds of wonderful tutorials and source files! (read more…)

Posted By atikusdesign on September 22, 2009

Weekly Web Design Inspiration #20

Weekly Web Design Inspiration #20

I’ve been away on holiday for a week and now that I’m back I have a great weekly web inspiration for you! I can only apologise for being a day late with this one but I managed to pick up a slight illness upon my return. Anyway, all is better now and the web inspiration is as good as ever in this post! (read more…)

Posted By atikusdesign on September 21, 2009

UX Designer Interview – Paul Seys

UX Designer Interview - Paul Seys

Paul Seys has been working as a web designer in the UK since 1999. However, he can now be found working at Redweb as Head of User Experience, in Bournemouth. Paul’s portfolio can be found at joystik.co.uk. He can also be found giving opinions on his blog shortboredsurfer.com

I asked Paul if he could spare some time for an interview and he was kind enough to say yes. (read more…)

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Awesome Designer Showcase – Meka

Awesome Designer Showcase – Meka

I’ve recently started to browse through Behance to find inspiration and I have noticed that there is so much great quality work showcased on there. Well Meka is a designer I found out about while having a quick look for talent. His illustrations are brilliant and have a lot of personality to them. (read more…)

Posted By atikusdesign on September 16, 2009

Weekly Web Design Inspiration #19

Weekly Web Design Inspiration #19

I’m actually in Greece right now enjoying a water sports holiday but that hasn’t stopped me posting a great list of web site designs. I really appreciate you reading my blog and I hope to see you here again soon! (read more…)

Posted By atikusdesign on September 14, 2009

Awesome Designer Showcase – 123Klan

Awesome Designer Showcase – 123Klan

Today I wanted to showcase my favourite French creative group, 123Klan. I’ve always loved their vinyl toys and their graffiti and have recently been finding more and more of their work. Their style is very recognisable, which has led to some huge brand names asking them to produce that style for them. Feast your eyes on this! (read more…)

Posted By atikusdesign on September 10, 2009