Favorite Creative Links of the Week (5, 2011)

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  • FUCK PHOTOSHOP: the pencil for the purist

    This original pencil can be bought over at Etsy for about 3 bucks. A fun gift for photographers and traditional artists alike.

  • How Social Media Drew 27,000 More People to the Races

    “That’s an increase of 27,000 bodies,” said Craig Dado, senior vice president of marketing at Del Mar Racetrack. “In this economy, I’ve got to be honest, it was a little bit surprising.”

  • Is Your Business Ready for the Now Revolution?

    In this interview, we talk about social media marketing, Jay’s experience writing the book and about where this crazy, fast-moving industry is headed.

  • Eight Ways to Combine Typefaces

    Don’t be afraid to try new things in your typography, but trust your eye and your instincts as a designer. Sometimes, even things that follow all the “rules” of typography can still look awful (and vice versa).

  • New Encyclopedia on Interactive Design, Usability and User Experience

    The encyclopedia at interaction-design.org has just launched and includes video interviews, commentaries, interactive illustrations, and lots more. The encyclopedia deals with Interactive Design, Usability, and User Experience and the heading of the project is “Democratization of Knowledge”: That people from all the far corners of the world can get free access to world-class educational materials.

  • 35 New And Fresh 2011 WordPress Free Themes

    Top design mag has collected 35 fresh WordPress themes that you can download for free.

  • 35 Cool Free Fonts to Add to Your Collection

    Fonts are integral to communicating your message through. If chosen wisely, fonts could help convey your message easily. And yes, the choice of which font you use could either make or break you. Gone are the days when people use one font for every correspondence or design they make. They choose much more carefully, as if life itself depended on it. Today, people value fonts more than ever and many designers have a growing collection of fonts to fit their every design requirement.

  • Tutorials for Making Your Website Mobile Friendly

    Mobiles have become a necessity in our lives and are being used worldwide. Today’s phone set has the capability to browse the web, listen to songs, watch videos or even download any required information. This is the main reason why many companies have considered rebuilding their sites to make them mobile compatible.

  • Create a Cool Liquid Text Effect with Feather Brush Decoration in Photoshop

    In this tutorial, you will learn how to create this Cool Liquid Text Effect with Feather Brush Decoration in Photoshop. This is an intermediate level tutorials and some steps can be a bit tricky, but why not have a try!

  • Create a Futuristic Space Scene in Photoshop

    In this tutorial you will learn how to create a cool abstract space scene using only Adobe Photoshop and no extra resources. We will build up the image by using filters and later on add ambient lights to give the whole image a dreamy feel. Anyone, from beginner to advanced, should be able to complete this tutorial!

  • Astonishing Kawaii Vector Digital Art Inspiration

    A collection of Kawaii vectors, showcased by DesignJuices.

  • The State of the Web

    You have to check out this hilarious comic/infographic about the current state of the web!

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Mickel is a web creative that is constantly looking for new challenges and ventures.

He is the founder of PixelTango, as well as a interactive web design agency. He also likes to DJ and produce music under the name Allic.

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