長陰影設計

Let’s be honest guys, flat design is so old already. Now every major smartphone’s interface is flat design, and most of the shit that goes on dribbble is too. In fact, they even have a ‘beating a dead horse’ badge if you post about flat design on designer news. Let’s face it guys, flat design has gone mainstream.

But if you are a design hipster looking for the next big thing, allow us to introduce the next design trend: Long Shadow Design. As you might be able to imagine, this trend includes objects with disproportionately long shadows, and for some reason it looks great.

Here’s a gallery of some long shadow designs that we found browsing about the internet for the past few days:

(重灌狂人) 文字雲產生器(支援 Facebook、噗浪、網頁、部落格…自動分析)

文字雲 Word Clouds 是種很特別東西,他可以幫我們將不同大小顏色的文字隨機、不規則的拼湊在一起,看起來就好像是一種文字拼貼藝術一樣。

而下面這網站「HTML 文字雲 – 文章詞彙分析機」則可幫我們將指定網頁、部落格或 Facebook, Twitter, 噗浪.. 等社群網站的帳號所發出來的公開訊息做些分析與整理,然後再轉成相當特別的文字雲圖案,透過不同大小與顏色的編排,讓我們一眼就能看出該某個人或某個網頁、某篇文章習慣用哪些關鍵字或喜愛哪些主題。

字體的心理學

Crafting an invitation or a ticket is an art. We have to take into account things like layout and structure, color scheme, text boxes and of course the appropriate font! Here's an infographic on the psychology of fonts and the type of events certain fonts are suitable for.