Complete Web Animation Guide (part 3)
Step 44 Select beach icons with captions and group them. Rename the group to ‘features’: Step 45 Select the Free Shape tool. In the list of Figure options, select the…

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Create a double stroke effect in Photoshop
In today's guide, I would like to tell how to stroke the text in Photoshop. Photoshop layer styles let you easily add shadows, glows, outlines, color overlays, and more. Combining…

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Complete Web Animation Guide (part 2)
Step 23 Using the Angle tool, drag the lower left point of the black rectangle to round a sharp corner. Using the "Select Site" tool, drag this point right up:…

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Create a shop theme for handmade products in Photoshop (part 2)

Step 6
It’s time to create a catchy title for your website layout design. Use the large and bold font Source Sans Pro and write a short title. I used Source Sans Pro (black color), size – 70, tracking – 160:
Step 7
You have attracted the attention of the user, now you need to add a second message and a call to action. To keep the design consistent, I used Source Serif Pro (regular) font size 28 for the subtitle and second search button.

Pay attention to the indentation that I used. Always leave enough space around the elements so that they are better perceived and look more organized. If you look closely, you can see that the text layers are closer to each other. This is due to the law of distribution of Gestalt.

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Complete Web Animation Guide (part 4)

Step 71
To make a brochure correctly, activate the Site Selection tool. Pressing and holding the left mouse button, circle the left part of the arrow to select its two extreme points. Then drag them to the left guide:
Step 72
Call the Free Transform command, and then turn the arrow to point up. Do not press Enter !:
Step 73
Switch from free deformation mode. Select Warp: Arc, and then drag the warp point to the left. The shape of the arrow will change its shape, as shown in the figure below. Press Enter to apply the transformation: Continue reading

How to install Photoshop plugins

Launching the plugin installer
Most Photoshop plugins now have an installer that automatically finds Photoshop plugin folders and installs the plugin. You should always try to run the installer first:
Manually Finding the Photoshop Plugins Folder
If the plugin comes in the form of a zip archive, you must open it and manually copy the file to the Photoshop plugins folder.

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Create a shop theme for handmade products in Photoshop (part 3)
Step 6 Now we’ll create another section of the site’s layout, in which more products will be presented, and call it “Popular”. People are always looking for popular products that…

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RGB and CMYK color models: an affordable guide
Additive model Additive colors are created using a method that combines many different shades. Red, green and blue are the main colors that are used in the additive model. Combinations…

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How to choose the right color scheme for the site? (part 2)
Who is your site primarily targeted at, men or women? Or maybe on those and others? Bright and muted color schemes for the site Men prefer bright colors, and women…

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Complete Web Animation Guide (part 2)
Step 23 Using the Angle tool, drag the lower left point of the black rectangle to round a sharp corner. Using the "Select Site" tool, drag this point right up:…

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