Archive for August, 2010

Beautiful pixel patterns for download

Anyone that follows my work, especially on Dribbble, knows that I love me some good ol’ subtle pattern textures (typically I create mine from scratch), and now thanks to Naomi Atkinson (@naomisusi) you can download and love them too without the blood, sweat and tears of creating them yourself. They are available for free (limited [...]

Startup Quotes

Who doesn’t like a good, motivational quote – especially if they pertain to starting up a new business or launching new products / services? If so, Startup Quote has you covered. “Observe the world around you – everything you do, and especially everything you hate to do.” — Aaron Patzer, Founder of Mint

New Web Font Service by Font Bureau

More exciting news in the realm of web typography: A new web font service, Webtype led by Font Bureau and Ascender Corp., brings new, beautiful type to our web pages for a yearly ‘subscription’ fee (they also offer a free 30 day trial). A few of the type families that are available through Webtype include, [...]

Brian Hoff
About Brian Hoff: Designer, Writer and Speaker

I’m a graphic designer living in Brooklyn, New York who loves creating compelling and useful websites and memorable interactions across the web. When I’m not designing I can be found writing, speaking and occasionally part-time teaching at colleges — all on the subject of design. I started this blog to share my passion and experiences with designers and clients. I'm most active on Twitter; say hello: