The Cover Story

What ultimately sells books? A catchy title and an attractive cover design. Yes, that’s right! Most people do judge books by their covers. No matter how great the story is or how informative a guide, people will rarely pick out and want to read a book with a bad cover design. So, if your book has a bad cover design, there is little hope of it becoming a bestseller! I think I can confidently say that the most important part of your book is the cover. Continue reading

9 Unusual Business Card Designs

I have seen people doing some really interesting things with their business cards. The basic use of a business card is to give a person your contact details. However, if the business card is unique, the person you give it to is sure to remember you. A great business card can draw a person to your business, support your brand image and make a lasting impression. Continue reading

5 Resources For Free Vector Designs

Okay, so what is a vector design anyway? An image is made up of dots. The closer the dots are to each other and the smaller the dots are, the higher would be the resolution. Often, when you enlarge an image, it becomes hazy. However, this problem does not occur with vector graphics. What vector graphics do to achieve this is to store the lines, shapes and colors of the image as mathematical formulae. So, even when an image is enlarged, these mathematical formula would be used to construct the image, resulting in a high quality image.

Imagine if you wanted to showcase your company’s products and you could let the user enlarge the image for better viewing without reducing the resolution of the image! Vector designs are gaining popularity, since it adds great value in displaying products and maps, for interior designers and architects and especially for screen printing on T-shirts.

Here are some resources that offer free vector designs. You just have to try them out!

Vecteezy – This site has some really cool vector designs for you. You can get more than 500 designs to download, absolutely free! The site is updates very regularly. So, keep checking for new vector designs.

GoMedia Feed Vectors – This site offers vector packs. So, you can download a pack at a time and get several vector designs. You can also buy vector designs from this site.

Freevectors – Check out this gallery of free vector graphics! All the images on this site are free for personal use and a lot of them are free for commercial use as well.

Vector Portal – This is a great place to find a lot of information about vector graphics as well as find free vector images. The stock is huge, so check out the site when you have a lot of time on your hands.

EduPlace – You can download these vector designs for personal or classroom use. The site offers an extensive collection of maps.

5 Resources For Free Web Design Templates

Designing a website can be very complicated. Creating a good design could cost you an arm and a leg. If you wish to have web presence, but do not want your investment into it (either in terms of time or money) to be very high, you could opt for using templates. Web design templates are particularly useful for web design companies. A web design system will help you to save time in Continue reading

John McCain’s Real Estate

Here you can see pictures from the previous house of the candidate for president of the United States, John McCain. Of course, if you have 12 million dollars, you can buy it, especially if you want to go in the bed of the presidential candidate.

Apparently John McCain loves luxury because his home is definitely one. Located in Phoenix, Arizona, the house of McCain is the real Arizona dream house; seven bedrooms, a guest house, two large pools and even spa-center. The kitchen is based on a model of gourmet restaurants, also fire places are in the baroque style.

Until 2006, it was the only home of the candidate for president of the United States. Then he sold it for 3.75 million dollars. Today’s its owner clearly benefit from the reputation of McCain and the real estate is for sale for 12 million dollars.

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