Wednesday 10 gold plugins #50

21 de enero de 2015 // Publicado en Plugins

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Another dose of creative and useful plugins. Catch them! :)

  1. Sliding header layout

Sliding header layout – create a simple layout with a fullscreen header that slides up to reveal a content area with an image grid.

  1. Wobbly Slideshow Effect

Wobbly Slideshow Effect – the slides in this slideshow wobble as they move. The effect is based on Sergey Valiukh’s Dribbble shot and was made using Snap.svg and morphing SVG paths.

  1. CSS Animations

CSS Animations – 12 different animations for showing and hiding the items of a slide. The animations are defined by randomly adding data-attributes called data-effect-in and data-effect-out for every slide.

  1. Textured Text

Textured Text – all the current techniques for creating image or texture filled text and show you how to apply them.

  1. Multi-Element Selection

Multi-Element Selection – Just click + hold (300ms) & move over the checkboxes to select/deselect them

  1. Section Separators

Section Separators – a collection of separator styles for horizontally dividing sections on a website. The dividers are created using several techniques, including styling pseudo-elements, using gradients and inserting SVG graphics with responsiveness in mind.

  1. Circular Navigation

Circular Navigation – new approach to navigation.

  1. Creative Link Effects

Creative Link Effects – subtle and modern effects for links or menu items

  1. Google Nexus Website Menu

Google Nexus Website Menu – a sidebar menu as seen on the Google Nexus 7 page

  1. Web Audio Stylophone

Web Audio Stylophone – recreating the classic miniature synthesizer with the Web Audio API



For today that’s all. Remember to visit our blog next week for more useful resources. If you cannot wait until Wednesday, read our next article about 10 Best Websites on Monday. Hasta pronto!


Monday Awards: 10 best websites of the week #50

19 de enero de 2015 // Publicado en Diseño

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Let’s start this week with something nice and creative. Check out a collection with the 10 best websites we have found, due to inspire all of you to design and develop even better. In this list of awesome websites you can find latest trends, innovative ideas and also neat details which makes them unique.

  1. Gogoro

Gogoro is a product storytelling site designed to showcase the all new electric scooter. Introducing the world’s first and only Smartscooter.

  1. Trolldor

Trolldor – the global blacklist of twitter trolls. Consult, report and protect yourself from users who ruin your experience of social networks.

  1. 365 awesome designers

365 awesome designers – is a small project by WILD, where they post one designer each day for one year.

  1. Yes

Yes – Designed with minimalist style. A store for people who want to buy less, but better.

  1. Essen Design Report

Essen Design Report – is an exploration into the future of design. A deep-dive into the rapid changes created by tech and man.

  1. Adventure Nannies

Adventure Nannies – site incorporates shifting navigation and interesting hover effects. It brought challenges, including how to showcase beautiful images while being aware of load times and resources.

  1. Skybrud.dk

Skybrud.dk -the digital identity for a digital agency based in Vejle, Denmark

  1. Wood Shed Production

Wood Shed Production – offers unique, functional furniture made from reclaimed wood. The mobile-first site features background video, a proportional grid system and an emphasis on typography.

  1. Secret Resolutions

Secret Resolutions – need a New Year’s Resolution you’ll actually stick to? Leave it in the hands of your closest friends and the Global Twitter community!

  1. Hart Island Project

Hart Island Project – Hart Island is the largest cemetery in the world. No one is allowed to visit the island because prison labour is used to bury people. The website is a searchable archive where people can add stories about those buried.



We hope you got inspired by these creative websites. Stay tuned for our next posts.
Have a nice and productive week!


TED talks to cheer you up

16 de enero de 2015 // Publicado en PulpoFresco

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We’re not going to talk too much. This one is for times when funny cats and dogs from you tube can’t cheer you up… Charming talks for a boost on a bad day

Wednesday 10 gold plugins #49

14 de enero de 2015 // Publicado en Plugins

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Another dose of creative and useful plugins. Catch them! :)

  1. Magnify JS

Magnify JS – is a simple, lightweight jQuery plugin that adds a magnifying glass style zoom functionality to images.

  1. Mapael

Mapael – ease the build of pretty data visualizations on dynamic vector maps.

  1. Headroom.js

Headroom.js – is a lightweight, high-performance JS widget that allows you to react to the user’s scroll. Header slides out of view when scrolling down and slides back in when scrolling up.

  1. jqueryIntroLoader

jqueryIntroLoader – a jQuery plugin for generate animated Intro Loading Pages. It helps jquery beginners to add some cool animated intro page on a website.

  1. HideSeek

HideSeek – is simple, yet customizable jQuery plugin for live search, it supports highlighting, custom message, navigation, initialization via data attribute and custom events.

  1. Vinyl Music Player

Vinyl Music Player – a Music Player which really easy to use with wonderful and modern taste.

  1. Chartify

Chartify – this is a jQuery plugin that takes data in < table > form and transforms it into Google Charts < img > elements.

  1. Simple Event Calendar

Simple Event Calendar – makes it easier for you to create an calendar. Check out the demo!

  1. Activ’Map

Activ’Map – the perfect plugin to research and locate custom services and equipments in a city, among other things, Activ’Map is a JQuery plugin using the Google Maps API V3 and Bootstrap 3.x which display a map with markers sorted by categories.

  1. Viral Lock

Viral Lock – make your site go viral by requiring your users to Facebook Like, Google+1 or Tweet about your site to reveal premium content. The content below is wrapped in shortcodes to lock it until the users Likes or Shares your link. Try it out!



For today that’s all. Remember to visit our blog next week for more useful resources. If you cannot wait until Wednesday, read our next article about 10 Best Websites on Monday. Hasta pronto!


Monday Awards: 10 best websites of the week #49

12 de enero de 2015 // Publicado en PulpoFresco

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Let’s start this week with something nice and creative. Check out a collection with the 10 best websites we have found, due to inspire all of you to design and develop even better. In this list of awesome websites you can find latest trends, innovative ideas and also neat details which makes them unique.

  1. Région des Musées

Région des Musées is a french websites that lets you dive in the northern france wealth of museums and art galleries. Made for the Nord-Pas-de-calais french Region.

  1. Sharktopus

Sharktopus – art director specializing in branding and digital solution.

  1. SIXPENCE Store – Fighter

SIXPENCE Store – Fighter – is an independent designers based buyer Store with Stylized & Crafted hand-sewn apparels, and vintage, etc. Fighter is the seasonal hand-sewn series from SIXPENCE Store.

  1. tix02

tix02 – is a belgian-based studio specialized in brand design, graphic design and web design.

  1. Galvan Mobili

Galvan Mobili – more than 50 years of passion and dedication that meet the needs and tastes of everyone in the heart of Veneto.

  1. Ford Answers

Ford Answers – a web platform to answer the public’s questions about the brand, its products and technology.

  1. Fletcher Systems

Fletcher Systems – was established in 1999 by New Zealand designer Fletcher Vaughan. Throughout New Zealand and internationally Fletcher Systems is recognised and respected.

  1. Mahalo Marcus

Mahalo Marcus – an interactive editorial on Marcus Mariota’s road to the Heisman Cham

  1. Flakes

Flakes – is a wintry webgl experiment, which combines animation and sound to create 3D snowflakes unique to each user.

  1. The Chedi Andermatt Residences

The Chedi Andermatt Residences – a special website for one of the most luxurious hotel residences in the mountains of Switzerland.



We hope you got inspired by these creative websites. Stay tuned for our next posts.
Have a nice and productive week!


Extraordinary Art

9 de enero de 2015 // Publicado en PulpoFresco

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Art can be expressed in various ways. From painting on a canvas to messing around with lights, objects, changing usual things into outstanding experience. For us, art can be anywhere. To discover it, you can change point of view – sometimes look upside down, search for shadow there, where it’s not supposed to be, combine regular things together to design something unusual…

  1. CYMATICS

CYMATICS: Science Vs. Music – Nigel Stanford – extremely outstanding experiment showing how sound affects molecules of water.

  1. Paint in water

Paint in water by Paul Bellaby – did you ever think how paint would act in water? Here’s how it goes!

  1. Clark Little Photography

Clark Little – under-wave point of view. Hawaiian photographer captures incredible beauty of ocean.

  1. Shadow Sculpture

Shadow Sculpture – playing with light is always fun. Even better when you have a lot of pieces to build a pile of “nothing” and then put some lights to reveal it’s incredible shape.

  1. RedBall Project

RedBall Project – why not putting a giant red ball in a various places across the world? :)



Have an amazing weekend!


Wednesday 10 gold plugins #48

7 de enero de 2015 // Publicado en Plugins

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Another dose of creative and useful plugins. Catch them! :)

  1. Snabbt.js

Snabbt.js – minimalistic animation library in javascript (still under development).

  1. Vague.js

Vague.js – a jQuery plugin for blurring HTML elements via SVG filters.

  1. deSVG

deSVG – takes the < img /> tags you supply. It then grabs, using AJAX, the raw SVG you’ve set in the “src” attribute and replaces that < img /> with the < svg /> it downloads.

  1. Traceit.js

Traceit.js – is a jQuery Plugin that lets you trace page elements.

  1. randomColor

randomColor – a color generator for JavaScript.

  1. JQuery Planetarium

JQuery Planetarium – construct an Interactive Planet and Build the Universe on your website.

  1. OKFocus

OKFocus – video is a jQuery plugin that turns videos on YouTube or Vimeo into beautiful full-screen backgrounds, like the one on this page from Gatekeeper + Thunder Horse Video.

  1. Google Maps Draw Module

Google Maps Draw Module – is a useful tool for web developers who want to build web apps for creating maps and draw shapes in the front end. It is based on modern tools such as Google API v3, jQuery, Javascript, Bootstrap, HTML5 and CSS3.

  1. Expandable Image Gallery

Expandable Image Gallery – very cool effect to a photo gallery.

  1. Justified.js

Justified.js – jQuery Plugin to create Justified Image Gallery



For today that’s all. Remember to visit our blog next week for more useful resources. If you cannot wait until Wednesday, read our next article about 10 Best Websites on Monday. Hasta pronto!


Monday Awards: 10 best websites of the week #48

5 de enero de 2015 // Publicado en Diseño

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Let’s start this week with something nice and creative. Check out a collection with the 10 best websites we have found, due to inspire all of you to design and develop even better. In this list of awesome websites you can find latest trends, innovative ideas and also neat details which makes them unique.

  1. Booking.com 11:59 Moment

Booking – Explore 24 time zones, showcasing the world’s most beautiful locations to find your perfect 11:59 moment for New Years’ Eve 2015.

  1. Christmas with Joy

Christmas with Joy – get to know some of Santa helpers and send Christmas wishes with a Christmas Hero of your choice!

  1. BeoPlay H2

BeoPlay H2 – combines a crisp magazine inspired design and smooth subtle interactions, for an experience that matches the style of the product.

  1. Neverbland

Neverbland – new design for interactive agency: after 11 months of hard work its finally here.

  1. Quincy Réquin & Associates

Quincy Réquin & Associates – new approach to show super formal content. Independant lawyers office — Based in Lyon and Paris. Law firm specialized in trade, companies and social rights.

  1. Risen

Risen – is a great group of people that genuinely believe in caring for others, the goodness of the Gospel, and serving the community in kind and generous ways.

  1. Over Bang

Over Bang – premium limited edition goods, made to survive the weekends.

  1. Wonderful Colorado

Wonderful Colorado – is a field guide to some of the Karsh Hagan team’s favorite wintertime activities in and around Colorado, including outdoor fun, gourmet food, local culture and the arts.

  1. Cotonificio Olcese

Cotonificio Olcese – discover the finest italian yarn. Since 1904. Available on desktop, tablet and mobile.

  1. Charfie

Charfie – custom portraits and collages for everyone you love.



We hope you got inspired by these creative websites. Stay tuned for our next posts.
Have a nice and productive week!


Xmas traditions around the world

23 de diciembre de 2014 // Publicado en PulpoFresco

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Christmas time is almost here. We were curious about its traditions around the world, here’s what we’ve found out about the most outstanding ones:

  1. Rollerskating in Venezuela

Let’s roller skate a bit! In Caracas, Venezuela between 16th and 24th of December there’s a tradition of people rollerskating to the early morning church services – Misas de Aguinaldo. Streets are closed for cars until 8 am.

  1. Giant Goat in Sweden

In 1966 a 13-metre tall goat figure made of straw was erected in the town square of Gavle. At the stroke of midnight, Christmas Eve, the goat went up in flames. The town still keeps building it each year, and vandals try to burn it down again and again.

  1. Caga tió in Catalunya

Defecating log (in English), is a character made out of a small log which sits on the dining room table during the fortnight leading up to Christmas. It has to be fed every day and on Christmas Eve the entire family beats the log with sticks, while singing traditional songs, forcing the log to excrete its treats.

  1. The good witch in Italy

La Befana is a kindly witch that hands out presents at Christmas. The arrival of rhe good witch is celebrated with traditional Italian foods such as panettone (a Christmas cake) and marks the end of the long and festive holiday season in Italy.

  1. A Spidey Christmas in Ukraine

Christmas trees are covered with an artificial spiders and cobwebs. According to the story, a poor woman who could not afford to decorate their xmas tree put webs on it and when the first light of Christmas morning touched it, webs turned into gold and silver. Seeing a spider web on Christmas morning brings luck.




Have a good weekend!


Monday Awards: 10 best websites of the week #47

22 de diciembre de 2014 // Publicado en Diseño

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Let’s start this week with something nice and creative. Check out a collection with the 10 best websites we have found, due to inspire all of you to design and develop even better. In this list of awesome websites you can find latest trends, innovative ideas and also neat details which makes them unique.

  1. Meti

Meti – minimal website with inspiring tiny animations. Bright harmony made in Italy.

  1. PlayMag

PlayMag – the most wanted PlayStation 4 games of 2015 shown in a great design.

  1. Bakeriet i Brumunddal

Bakeriet i Brumunddal – website for a local bakery where every item is made by hand, with passion and pride.

  1. TAG Heuer Season’s Greetings

TAG Heuer – 2015 is the year to push yourself to the limit, discover the 2014 TAG Heuer key moments that you can personnalize and share with friends.

  1. UpgradeMe

UpgradeMe – is aDigital School: Responsive Website, flat design, modern illustrations. Each page is then enriched with animations and transitions made with html5, css3 and Js.

  1. The Christmas Endorser

The Christmas Endorser – unwrap a LinkedIn endorsement for christmas! Wish for and recieve your free LinkedIn endorsement on The Christmas Endorser.

  1. Mikkel Bang

Mikkel Bang has gone 3D, launching his personal website – an interstellar mission into a dimensional universe.

  1. Vodafone – Free ride

Vodafone – Free ride – eye-catching, yet simple to use website about Vodafone CZ’s winter offer. Non-obtrusive animations accompany the hard-selling message of the page and support the countrywide campaign.

  1. History of the Cloud

History of the Cloud – an interactive look at the history of cloud computing.

  1. Brian Hoff Design

Brian Hoff Design – boutique interactive design agency specializing in web & mobile platforms and products



We hope you got inspired by these creative websites. Stay tuned for our next posts.
Have a nice and productive week!