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Photography software brings still images to life

Photos look set to get a whole lot more expressive thanks to a new piece of software developed in partnership with members of Facebook’s computational photography team. The software, led by researchers in Israel, can take a portrait with a neutral expression and animate the facial features into different expressions. As well as photographs, the software is also capable of adjusting paintings. To see what the tool is capable of, just take a look at the Mona Lisa, above, which…

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30 Beautifully Designed Ghost Themes

30 Beautifully Designed Ghost Themes Are you ready to jump into the world of web design with Ghost? This simple and powerful platform is designed for bloggers (and other websites) that are looking to create using a simple platform and structure. The framework could be roughly compared to something such as WordPress, because of the number of options and amount of flexibility available with this system. And Ghost is gaining popularity. Publishers such as Square, Envato, NASA and Bitcoin are…

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Suky Rai of Lu Kee Su Ceramics on changing direction, her love of pottery and embracing a slower pace

Suky Rai of Lu Kee Su Ceramics spends her days hand-building beautiful ceramics full of irregular quirks and rustic charm from her small home studio, based in the Leicestershire countryside. None of Suky’s pieces are taken from drawings or technical measurements but are created from the images she sees in her mind. Each piece is identifiable stylistically through her passion for the traditional pinching and coiling technique, and offer a level of exclusivity as a result of this organic, creative…

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10 Benefits of List Posts

Are you unsure about what type of posts to share on your blog? Want to know why list posts are successful and why you should use them more? We share 10 reasons you should create list posts in this infographic. I’ve summarised the key points below: Numerals stand out in headlines Lists give a post structure and organisation Lists are easy to write Lists are easy for readers to scan Lists are persuasive List posts are easy to share Lists…

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The Keys to Becoming a Self-Reliant Freelancer

Many people choose a freelance career because of the freedom it affords. But that freedom also comes with the reality that pretty much every business-related task falls to just one person: You. That isn’t always at the front of our minds when we decide to take our lives in this new direction. The truth is, success in this career path is tied to how well we manage our business as a whole. Beyond just the fun creative stuff, that includes…

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36 Glitch Halftone Textures for Access All Areas Members

Access All Areas members have a great set of experimental textures to download this week, courtesy of Aksel Larsen from AL’s Design Studio. These glitch halftone textures feature heavy digital distortion to produce a series of complex images that can be used as interesting backgrounds to your designs, or to apply glitch effects to your artwork. There’s 36 files to choose from, each with a unique appearance. At a size of 4960x7016px with 300ppi resolution they’re incredibly detailed and suitable…

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Google Play will now let you try select Android apps before installing them

Google announced a bunch of updates big and small to its Play store today, but the most exciting of them all is the arrival of Instant Apps, which you can stream to your device and try out without having to install them first. We first heard about Instant Apps at Google’s IO developer event back in May 2016; the company began rolling out support for these programs this January, but few such apps have been spotted in the wild. Now,…

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How Links in Headers, Footers, Content, and Navigation Can Impact SEO – Whiteboard Friday

Which link is more valuable: the one in your nav, or the one in the content of your page? Now, how about if one of those in-content links is an image, and one is text? Not all links are created equal, and getting familiar with the details will help you build a stronger linking structure. Click on the whiteboard image above to open a high-resolution version in a new tab! Video Transcription Howdy, Moz fans, and…

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Should I Include My Social Media Profiles in My Marketing?

In the age of ever present social media, engaging, shareable and scannable promotional items are key to marketing success. With billions of active social network users worldwide, it is vital that your existing and potential customers know all the places where they can interact with your brand on the internet. Placing Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube or LinkedIn icons on your merchandise is a powerful way of spreading your message to prospects and building a stronger connection with your target audience.…

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7 Actionable Website Design Ideas To Increase Conversions

How a website will perform and whether it will be successful or not depends on two major factors, UI and UX. These two aspects are the primary reason to bring traffic to the website. Now, the trends related to these two fuels change yearly, but the unique and working ones remain. The website design ideas are intense. They are capable of providing you favorable results and are of capable to stand on the company’s beliefs. Their main aim is to…

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