Design, CG Graphics & Inspiration

30 Alternatives to Lorem Ipsum

30 Alternatives to Lorem Ipsum

If you work on web site designs, fonts, typography or any other kind of graphic design and publishing elements, you have probably seen such placeholder text: Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Nam fringilla sem in tellus placerat luctus. Fusce in massa eu sem semper hendrerit quis a ipsum. It is a meaningful Latin placeholder used to fill the places where the real content should be, to demonstrate the graphic elements of a document. Can you even imagine that a variation of the common Lorem ipsum text has been used since the sixteenth century, to provide a filler text during typesetting. We can only guess how fast the designers got bored with this filler text! But now, luckily, there are some variations for you to choose from. Here we present 30 Alternatives to Lorem Ipsum you might want to use for your future projects!

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  • March 13, 2012,
  • AndrewG

Creating CSS3 Buttons: Techniques, Tutorials, Tools

Creating CSS3 Buttons: Techniques, Tutorials, Tools

Previously we have published article 50 Useful CSS3 Tutorials. On today post we will continue our discussion about CSS3 with “Creating CSS3 Buttons: Techniques, Tutorials, Tools”.

There are a lot of different things you could do with the help of CSS3 to create and style buttons. With new CSS3 features such as border radius , text shadow, gradients (both linear and radial) and box shadow you can make a really cool and functional button without any need to design firstly an image in photoshop. In this post we have gathered the best and freshest collection of useful CSS3 button tutorials and tools you can always turn to when you need it.

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