The site of Tuesday #16

January 25, 2011 - 20:31 | 0 replies

We Heart It is a community site on which one can create an online album (called as a heart) of inspirational images and videos. The social features include tagging the images and videos and following other users. The site is very simple in many ways: It's layout is clean and focused on the content and the idea of it...

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The site of Tuesday #15

January 18, 2011 - 18:59 | 0 replies

This week The site of Tuesday takes a leap to the girly side. No, there's nothing wrong with that. Embrace the girly! Maria's is a photoblog of Maria from Stockholm, Sweden. Her style is that washed light which makes her photos look a tad old, like taken in passed years with a cheap film camera. Maria also makes and...

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The site of Tuesday #14

January 11, 2011 - 17:37 | 0 replies

I was never a Dawson's Creek fan. Actually I never really watched it. Sometimes I tried to, but I never got it. But I know the show existed and I even "know" some of the characters. Including the ever annoying Dawson (James Van Der Beek). If from nothing else, I would know the face of crying Dawson. It has became an...

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The site of Tuesday #13

January 4, 2011 - 19:01 | 0 replies

Fake Criterions is a collection of movies that should, for a reason or another, be released as part of The Criterion Collection. Well... At least as a parody. The site features a collection of very well made Criterion styled non-existing DVD covers. I took the screenshot earlier when there was still the cover for the...

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The site of Tuesday #12

December 28, 2010 - 19:01 | 1 reply

Etsy is an online marketplace for handmade (and vintage) goods. Basically anyone can sell or buy all sorts of interesting items from prints to bags and purses, and from furniture to clothing. As the buyers, Etsy sellers come from all over the world. The site has a clean yet not boring look. The main attention is on...

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The site of Tuesday #11

December 22, 2010 - 03:18 | 3 replies

This week The site of Tuesday goes for a bit of a fun side. The Oatmeal is full of nutty created by a guy called Matthew Inman. The site includes helpful quizzes, such as How long could you survive after punching a bear in the balls?. It gives 30 seconds for me. What really has drawn me to this site are the...

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The site of Tuesday #10

December 15, 2010 - 04:26 | 0 replies

You may have noticed that because of my professional and personal interest on web design I like to browse through interesting web design related sites. is one of those, a community-based website for web designers and developers. The site includes articles, news, tutorials, gallery and design inspiration,...

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The site of Tuesday #9

December 8, 2010 - 02:46 | 0 replies

Here's a thing I really like about social media: I am able to make friends with people who live somewhere far. Like on a whole 'nother continent. Justin Van Leeuwen lives in Ottawa, Canada and I do call him my friend. I've never met him, but I still can communicate with him and get to know with him. See my point? I...

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The site of Tuesday #8

December 1, 2010 - 01:55 | 0 replies

Have you ever needed a cow moo, thunder and rain sounds or a metallic bang for something? I was looking for some cheap or preferably free sound clips and stumbled upon The site is filled with free, Creative Commons and public domain sound clips. The sounds are available as WAV and MP3. They can be...

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New layout

November 28, 2010 - 20:19 | 1 reply

I created a new layout for Tomato Branch. It's a bit more clear and simple than the last one, but still very much me. Like earlier, all the scribblings on the background are by me. And like earlier there might be some changes on the way when I notice something needs to be changed. Like a real tomato branch, this one...

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