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Free Guide to “Designing Custom DVD Menus” Now Available from Disc Makers CD & DVD Manufacturing

Pennsauken, NJ (PRWEB) May 17, 2012

DVD authoring software makes it easy to create and design template-based DVD menus. But many of those templates have limitations and drawbacks that may produce a less-than-acceptable DVD menu. As a designer, you may need to abandon templates and create your own custom designed menu. With enough design talent and the right guidelines, its really not difficult. The first step is understanding the basic principles of designing for TV.

To this end, Designing Custom DVD Menus: Tips and Techniques to Do It Right the First Time, the newest PDF download from Disc Makers, provides detailed explanations for creating DVD templates in Adobe

Designing a Million-Dollar Campaign for Positive Change

Toronto, ON (PRWEB) October 08, 2012

Idea Coutures design of this years Aviva Community Fund includes stunning design and strategy improvements. The platform introduces a beautiful and technically sophisticated responsive design and a redesigned approach to social media engagement that sets the standard for Facebook voting experiences and improves the programs reach through smart timeline integration.

Hailed as one of Canadas most successful social marketing programs, the Aviva Community Fund is the brainchild of Aviva Canada, Inc., one of the countrys leading providers of home, auto, leisure and business insurance. Aviva is offering a total of $ 1,000,000 to Canadians with ideas to create positive change in their local community. During the four-month long competition, Canadians are asked to vote for community improvement ideas that will create positive change. Over the past three years, the platform has helped fund 31 innovative ideas and direct over $ 2,500,000 to drive social positive change across the country.

This years People Not Policies theme is reflected in two specific prizes: the At-Risk Youth Prize of up to $ 150,000 for community groups or charities that support homeless and at-risk programs, and the Broker Prize of up to $ 150,000 for initiatives specifically supported by insurance brokers.

Canadian citizens may submit an idea by visiting avivacommunityfund.org. Ideas can be submitted between September 26 and November 26.

Idea Couture is an award-winning global strategic, customer insights and experience design firm with offices in Toronto, San Francisco, Shanghai, London and Mexico. Idea Couture partners with leading companies to envision and create differentiating breakthrough products, services and programs that fulfill user needs, forge lasting emotional connections between customers and brands and drive new revenue. Through the power of D-School + B-School, Idea Couture delivers value by bringing the best team of multidisciplinary minds to every engagement.

Visit ideacouture.com for more information.

Aviva Canada is one of the leading Property and Casualty insurance groups in Canada providing home, automobile, recreational vehicle, group and business insurance to more than three million customers.

For more information, visit AvivaCanada.com

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360 Website Design Crosses the Milestone of Designing 2000 Websites Worldwide – Eyes 5000 Clients Mark by End of 2013

New York (PRWEB) July 09, 2012

It is a not a mean feat that the young and dynamic team at 360 Website Design has accomplished. The company has successfully completed the designing of 2000 websites in a period of just two years, and looks forward to creating many more landmarks. It works for clients in USA, India and UK, Spain, Germany and Middle East.

Since its inception, the company has grown in strength in terms of manpower and talent. It has also added new services to its bouquet, like flash presentation designing, template based website, HTML newsletter designing, website designing for nonprofit organizations and Word Press website designing. The success story has been designed with services like e-commerce website designing, static website designing, mobile website designing, corporate websites and customized website designing. In all the services the team aims to maintain the highest levels of security, as well as keep the website load time minimum and make the websites SEO friendly. 360 Website Design provides regular training to its members to keep them abreast about the latest techniques of website designing and search engine optimization.

The most popular service offered by the company, which has attracted the largest number of orders and helped the team achieve this landmark, is web designing for 25-page static website. This service meets the needs of all types of clients, by being simple to follow and economical to create. The package for this service is priced at Rs 25000 (Approx $ 500), and includes free domain for two years, free hosting for one year, corporate design and Flash header. These benefits are also offered along with an order for 10-page static website designing, costing Rs 15000 (Approx $ 300).

Other packages, which clients have liked over the years, are the ones for Custom Website Redesign and E commerce website designing. For a redesigning service, the company guarantees an original design, on page optimization, easy navigation, placement of call to action and free revision till 30 days of final delivery. The team specializes in E Commerce website designing and offers payment gateway and cart set up, a dynamic admin panel and easy-to-fill order forms for ensuring maximum conversions. The tools used by the designers are Flash, Dreamweaver, Photoshop, Php, HTML and Word Press.

About 360 Website Design:

This is a young company, formed as a unit of EMarketz India Pvt Ltd, as a dedicated service for website designing and development. Being a part of the leading firm for internet marketing, the company is able to design websites that are compliant with SEO rules and work wonders as marketing tools for clients. Though the company is based in New Delhi, India, the work it delivers is of international standards. The company is led by Jaswinder Bakshi, Anuj Arora and Preeti Dhanda.

Contact the company by sending a mail at sales(at)360websitedesign(dot)in or talk to the project managers at +91-11-41558530/ +91-9654400956.

A New Graphic Designing Resources Website Launched (UltimateDesignerToolkit.com)

New York, NY (PRWEB) October 29, 2010

We are proud to introduce the Ultimate Designer Toolkit which is one of the most acknowledged website among graphic designing and printing personnel. Ranging from Seamless Vectors to Pixel Icons, the website is meant to help a designer with visually aesthetic design material. The website holds 55,000 design items which are carefully chosen. Following is a quick look at the design item ultimatedesignertoolkit.com is offering:

Seamless Vectors
Photoshop Gradients
Photoshop Layer Styles
Vector Illustrations
Photoshop Patterns
Ultimate CSS Framework (Easy PSD-2-HTML Conversion)
Photoshop Brushes
Adobe Add-ons
Vector Elements
High Resolution Textures
Vector Icons
Stock Photos
Web Graphics
3D Software Box Creator

The website also features a blog which contains photoshop tutorials, photoshop textures, design elements and vectors. Navigating the site is extremely easy and due to exhaustive collection of web development and printing items, a designer never finds himself deserted. The website was developed with a fair idea in mind – one platform, all designers. Visiting the website and surfing it thoroughly reveals the very fact that ultimatedesignertoolkit is a gentle collection of diverse design and printing items.

The new site at http://www.ultimatedesignertoolkit.com is designed to give Photoshop beginners the chance to learn Photoshop within minutes, using the huge collection of add-ons and products, which will help them achieve the basics and advanced techniques in Photoshop and Adobe illustrator.

“We already have over 55,000 items for designers: 25.000 Photoshop Gradients, 16.000+ Photoshop Layer styles, thousand of Vector illustrations , Vector icons, 3000+ Photoshop Brushes, 3000 Hi-Res Stock Photos and Textures,” says Razvan Ionut, owner of UltimateDesignerToolkit.com.

These tools, easily imported into the award-winning program, allow users a no-hassle option to give their documents that little something extra to set their work off and avoid the project “blahs.”

UltimateDesignerToolkit offers an attractive Affiliate program with 40% commission. A transparent system of sales tracking is observed and affiliates are paid monthly.

“We plan to extend the website to include discussion forums, user pages and graphics search engine,” says Razvan Ionut, owner of UltimateDesignerToolkit.com.

For more information about UltimateDesignerToolkit.com, please visit http://www.ultimatedesignertoolkit.com, or contact Razvan Ionut at 0745-514.847


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Designing ecommerce, CSM or blog templates to be made easy

(PRWEB) July 19, 2012

A new kickstarter campaign, TemplateArchitect, was recently launched to address the challenges of personalizing the look and feel of popular CMS and e-commerce applications. Currently, anyone wishing to customize the design of their site are restricted by the need to know the underlying code each software is using . Even a simple change in the color of the background requires that you be familiar with some programming, let alone revamping the entire site design. Some people get around this problem by buying a pre-made design . But, this still leaves them limited to what is available for sale which may not exactly be what they are looking for .

TemplateArchitect aims to change all that. TemplateArchitect is an online tool developed to make it simple for anyone to create sophisticated templates and skins that can be easily plugged into existing popular software . It is a templating system to build the site design and dynamically produce templates that can simply be downloaded for use on the software platform of choice. Initially, TemplateArchitect plans to create templates for WordPress, Joomla, Drupal, AbanteCart, Magento, Zencart, Opencart ; with the intention of adding more applications as the platform grows.

TemplateArchitect is targeted for beta release beginning of 2013 and is expected to be in full production in the first quarter of 2013 . In order to make this a reality, the TemplateArchitect team is trying to raise funding for the project. They encourage people who may find a benefit from the use of a tool like TemplateArchitect to consider pledging their support . You will find more info about the project here : http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1049854577/templatearchitect-designing-templates-for-web-appl . TemplateArchitect project is backed by the AlgoZone team .

About AlgoZone, Inc ( http://www.algozone.com ) AlgoZone Inc. is leading provider of ecommerce solutions, including ecommerce templates, custom design, usability, development and support. AlgoZone offers large selection of pre-made ecommerce designs and modules for many shopping cart solutions. The company is based in Hackensack, NJ, USA and currently provide templates and service for AbanteCart, OpenCart, Magento, osCommerce, ZenCart CS-Cart and CRE Loaded.

EventsClique.com Announces 3D Virtual Event Designing for Event Planning

Irvine, CA (PRWEB) July 11, 2011

Events Clique (EventsClique.com), the 3D event designing website that enables users to easily plan, design, and see their events from beginning-to-end announces the many ways their 3D Event Designer can be used.

EventsClique.com’s 3D Event Designer is your event space in 360

Start Designing 3D Projects and Administering your MySQL Databases with phpMyAdmin with the Newest Books Added to Packt Publishings Online Digital Library

(PRWEB) February 15, 2012

Packt Publishings online digital library, PacktLib, is now home to over 760 books on computer technologies. The library covers a wide range of topics, from Open Source projects, such as Drupal and WordPress, to Enterprise products from big software companies, such as Oracle and IBM. Furthermore, with over 100,000 pages of content at the click of a button, Packts solution based books will provide answers to your questions in one fully searchable companion. PacktLib is an essential information resource for any administrator, developer or designer to access a collection of books that will enable readers to learn new skills as well as updating their understanding of the topic at hand. As a large selection of books are beginners guides or cookbooks, it allows newbies and hobbyists alike to start from the basics before developing their skills and capabilities. This process of learning is further enhanced with the inclusion of case studies, examples, tutorials and screenshots in these books.

The Cinema 4D R13 Cookbook is now available in PacktLib, giving 3D designers the ability to master all the important aspects of Cinema 4D. They will learn how real-world knowledge of cameras and lighting translates onto a 3D canvas as well as looking at the advanced features of the program, such as Mograph and Dynamics. Readers will become an advanced Cinema 4D user with concise and effective recipes from this book. This cookbook will guide readers towards becoming an adept 3D designer, giving readers all the tools to succeed in the field of 3D graphics. They will also be equipped with the knowledge to create sophisticated and smarter projects using Xpresso.

Another recent addition to PacktLib is the Mastering phpMyAdmin 3.4 for Effective MySQL Management book. This book is a step-by-step tutorial for manipulating data with the latest version of phpMyAdmin. It will enable users to administer MySQL databases with phpMyAdmin as well as to manage users and privileges with MySQL Server Administration tools. The book is an instructional guide to help readers get started with phpMyAdmin in order to manage and perform database functions. Firstly, users will be introduced to the interface before building basic table and performing both simple and advanced functions on the created database. Any developer, system administrator or web designer who wants to manage MySQL databases and tables efficiently should have access to this book to increase their competencies on this open source tool.

By subscribing to the library, readers will be able to have unrestricted access to PacktLib, meaning that every subsequent book added to the library will be made available to them for the duration of their subscription. To help readers find solutions to their problems quickly, the search feature can be used to look for relevant content across all books in their subscription. Furthermore, bookmarking pages for future reference, printing pages and downloading any code and attachments can all be done on the PacktLib platform. Subscribe to the All Books Library today where users will have access to over 760 Packt books as well as being able to download an eBook of their choice for each month they are subscribed. Alternatively, readers can subscribe to topic specific mini libraries, such as the e-Learning library to access books on the relevant subjects.

To subscribe to PacktLib or to find out more about the library, visit http://packtlib.packtpub.com/


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