Looking for creative inspiration? From design blogs to award sites and galleries, there are plenty of online sources to help you source ideas, stay current with design trends and get you inspired for your next design or branding project. Below is list of some of my favorite resources to get the creative mojo going.
6 Useful Sites to Help You Get Inspired:
Awwwards promotes the talent and effort of web designers, developers and agencies who create unique digital experiences. The site features daily and monthly awards selected by a reputable jury of visual designers.
Design and visual inspiration spanning across categories of architecture, fashion, packaging, typography, illustration, books, and more.
Originally started as Faveup, Creattica is a comprehensive design gallery showcasing great works of visual design broken down into several categories: advertising, logos, business cards, typography, websites (flash and html), and a lot more.
Webcreme is a design-forward website gallery offering a selection of high quality, hand-picked CSS/HTML websites. It has been a staple in the design community for years and doesn’t offer many bells & whistles like other galleries, just a focus on great web design.
Logopond is the go-to source for branding and identity inspiration. It features a gallery of brilliant logo designs as well as a directory of talented identity designers.
Perhaps one of the most actively followed design blogs, Abduzeedo is a great resource for both visual inspiration and useful tutorials. The site offers a great mix of editorial content (as well as user submitted news) and is the place to go if you want to stay current with the latest design trends.