Web Design

Best 10 html5 animation tools for 2014

Using animations is part of the web design routine. One of the latest innovation in web design is using Html5 animations to avoid the use of Flash. Html5 animation tools allows you to design and create simple animations that work particularly well with websites.  We have listed such tools for you to…

Category : Web design   29-11-2013  

30 Best Graphic Design Books for Designers

30 Best Graphic Design Books for Designers In this collection we've listed 30 Best Graphic Design Books for Designers, these books covers a variety of topics like Typography, Workshops, Color, Layouts, References, History, Logo Design, Freelancing and Pricing. We hope these Graphic Design Books inspires you for your future design projects! Enjoy!   1. Creative…

Category : Web design   28-11-2013  

Moving from Illustrator to Photoshop without rasterizing

Up until recently the only way we knew how to get large groups of shapes from Illustrator to Photoshop without rasterizing them was to copy and paste each shape one by one. A tedious process isn't it?. Recently we experienced a method which takes less than a minute, regardless of how…

Category : Web design   04-11-2013  

How Colors Affect Business: Colours speak louder than words

Color theory, also known as color psychology, can trace its roots to the 1490s, when Leonardo da Vinci wrote about it in his personal journals. Professional marketers today master the principles of color theory to lead prospective clients and customers into purchasing their products and services with such ease, that…

Category : Web design   27-08-2013  

11 Free and Popular Thin Fonts (Commercial Use Allowed)

In today's post we bring together thin fonts which are really popular among designers.The below fonts are all free both for personal and commercial use. So why not download the ones you like? 1. Penna   Font Source   2. Znikomit   Font Source 3. JD Code   Font Source 4. Reswysokr   Font Source 5. Aaargh Font Source 6. RawengulkSans   Font Source 7.   Font Source 8. Crew Font Source 9. Caviar Dreams Font…

Category : Web design   26-08-2013  

Learning web design: 29 Sites Producing Podcasts And Screencasts for web Designers And Developers

We’ve gathered some resources and sites that produce audio and video content for web designers and developers. Of course, most of them offer RSS and also iTunes subscription options. And you? Are you subscribed to any of the podcasts/screencasts I listed? If so, which ones? Please share your personal recommendations in the…

Category : Web design   22-08-2013  

Weekly Fresh Resources for Designers and Developers: JavaScript, HTML & CSS – Week of August 12, 2013

This is our weekly design news column where we share our favorite design related articles, resources and cool freebies from the past week. Enjoy :) Tutorials Raymond Camden shares a very cool proof of concept for drawing a shape on a map and getting back map data from Google Maps. Using Drawing Tools…

Category : Web design   21-08-2013  

How to create Responsive Content Using CSS Regions

CSS Regions allow content to flow across multiple areas called regions.   With CSS Regions you can separate the content from the layout therefore you can create responsive content very easily. Let's see how. flow-into and flow-from The flow-into CSS property can be used to prevent some content from displaying normally, but rather have its display…

Category : Web design   21-08-2013  

Evolution of HTML5: Past, Present & Future

HTML5 is the next evolutionary step in the competitive web world. In web usage, it has infinite possibilities and usages. Surpassing all the obstacles of its predecessors, it comes with improvised language and support. It is comprehensive to most of the present media devices and compatible with recent browsers. The infographic…

Category : Web design   20-08-2013  

Bootstrap 3 RC2 released

Bootstrap just cut a new release for Bootstrap 3, RC2. It's a big release as lots has changed, but that should all be for the better. From the official Blog: Key changes from RC1 Without listing all the minor changes (there have been over 500 commits since RC1!), here's a quick overview…

Category : Web design   14-08-2013  

10 Incredible HTML5 Experiments

Today we have a collection of 10 incredible and impressive HTML5 canvas and java-script experiments. Enjoy! 1. Coil   2. Canvas ribbon & iOS4.2 device orientation   3. Sketch   4. Fight or Flight? (HTML5 game)   5. Conductor   6. Z type   7. webGL water     8. Fish   9. Asteroids – HTML5 Canvas and JavaScript game   10. Chrysaora  

Category : Web design   14-08-2013  

HTML5 Popularity Among Fortune 500 Companies

INCORE conducted research measuring how fast Fortune 500 companies are adapting to latest web standards. Among it's findings we learn that over 30% of Fortune 500 companies use the latest HTML doctype and that the readiness to invest in new technologies might correlate with companies' profitability. Here's the results of the…

Category : Web design   14-08-2013  

Is Lorem Ipsum Useful? 25 Useful and funny Lorem Ipsum Generators

Lorem ipsum represents a long-held tradition for designers, typographers and the like. Some people hate it and argue for its demise, but others ignore the hate as they create awesome tools to help create filler text for everyone. Is Lorem Ipsum Useful? John McGarvey writes the following for .Net Magazine: “Latin placeholder text isn’t…

Category : Web design   31-07-2013  

318 useful twitter bootstrap resources #5

Tools and Services for Twitter Bootstrap Additional items to make Bootstrap Development Easier and Faster Devtools BOOTSTRAPTOR Free templates and wireframes for Bootstrap BOOTPLY A Bootstrap playground - sandbox for Twitter Bootstrap. Use Bootply to design, prototype, extend, or test the Bootstrap framework. MODERNMAIL Build email templates with Bootstrap BOOTSTRAP-IE7 IE7 shim for adding support in…

Category : Web design   30-07-2013  

14 Twitter Bootstrap wireframes and GUI templates for web designers

In this article we have collected a selection of 14 wireframe and GUI templates that have all been designed for Bootstrap. They are in various formats (psd, ai, png…) and available for different applications like Photoshop, Fireworks, Illustrator... 1. Bootstrap v2.0 GUI (.psd)   Full customizable graphic user interfaces templates A perfect start to…

Category : Web design   26-07-2013  

26 Essential WordPress plugins

With so many plugins available, finding the best WordPress plugins can be hard and time-consuming! That is my motivation for gathering this comprehensive collection of 26 Essential WordPress plugins. Enjoy! 1. WP DB Backup WP DB Backup is an easy to use plugin which lets you backup your core WordPress database tables…

Category : Web design   22-07-2013  

20 Free Flat Design Resources for Web Designers

Flat Design is a new trend in the web design/development community as an interface striking similar to Windows 8 and Microsoft’s Metro UI. Minimalism is a big part of this design idea, and you can see how popular these trends have become in recent months. Flat website design is a brilliant concept…

Category : Web design   19-07-2013  

50 WordPress tutorials for designers and developers

Wall Street Journal, Ford, Sony, Katy Perry, GigaOM, CNN. Well-known brands. What do they all have in common? Although you probably won’t find this tagline on their sites anymore, under the hood they are “Powered by WordPress”. As we all know, WordPress is the world's most popular publishing platforms that powers…

Category : Web design   17-07-2013  

12 Must Read Tips and Tricks For Web-Design And Web-Dev Addicts

Today, websites are often sophisticated and complex. Web sites often act as business partners, perform complex tasks that help run and even improve a business or personal enterprise. Most programmers are not just desktop programmers , web programmers or scripting gurus – often have to master many different skills. Over time, most software…

Category : Web design   16-07-2013  

How to use Asynchronous AdSense Ads with Responsive Design

We know that JavaScript affects the loading time of our web pages. That’s because when we include JavaScript code in our HTML web page, the browser will download and execute the script first before it can render the other HTML tags that come after the script. Steve Souders, the Head Performance Engineer at…

Category : Web design   15-07-2013  

How To Rock Your Next Bootstrap Project

Bootstrap, released in August of 2011, it is still the most popular GitHub development project with over 52k stars and over 16k forks. Twitter’s Bootstrap helps you build beautiful web apps quickly. It provides a variety of CSS and JavaScript for making layouts, navigation, forms and a lot more and it even…

Category : Web design   15-07-2013  

The importance of building a responsive website and targeting the mobile audience

What are the changes reshaping the IT industry? The most significant one is the trend of using tablets, smartphones, and other mobile devices to access internet. This trend is the proof of technological revolution and is affecting greatly the web designers to follow some responsive approach for website creation. Google’s recommendation…

Category : Web design   11-07-2013  

WordPress tips and tricks: how to custumize your theme

When you're in the process of writing a WordPress theme, there are a few behaviors you can change. Some of them are pretty basic, but they can really enhance the theme my making it go that extra mile. How to Customize The Login Page It’s quiet easy to customize the existing Login…

Category : Web design   10-07-2013  

318 useful twitter bootstrap resources #4

Wordpress WORDPRESS BOOTSTRAP THEMES Listing of free, base and premium themes for Wordpress based on Bootstrap. WP-BOOTSTRAP-GALLERY A custom Wordpress gallery for dynamic thumbnail layout using Twitter Bootstrap 2.2.2 thumbnails and the WordPress built in gallery manager. WP-BOOTSTRAP-NAVWALKER A custom Wordpress nav walker class to implement the Twitter Bootstrap 2.2 navigation style in…

Category : Web design   09-07-2013  

50 Fresh Tools for Developers and Designers

Web developers and web designers regularly look for new resources, tools and services to make the search of these ever-growing techniques easier. This overview presents some of the most useful round-ups of time-savers, tools and services for Web designers. As every designer or developer knows, anything that can save you just…

Category : Web design   08-07-2013  

20 useful cheat sheets for web developers

Being a web developer is an awesome job because you have the possibility to create awesome things. It is fun, you can play with some cool tools and you can earn a lot of money but like in any other type of specialization, you need to be up to date with all…

Category : Web design   03-07-2013  

Convert HTML Special Chars Entities Inside Code and Pre Tags

If you're ever posting a piece of code on your blog or whatever, you've probably realized that it's a pain to have to convert any special character to its HTML entity. Why not take the pain away and let PHP handle that for you? There really isn't a foolproof method to…

Category : Web design   02-07-2013  

14 Tools For Checking Your Website's Health

Have you ever checked your website's health? We have listed some useful sources that show if your website is operating as it should, and if there's anything that it can be done to improve it's performance from the structural and marketing aspect. Enjoy and feel free to recommend any other sources…

Category : Web design   28-06-2013  

20 Useful Web Development Tutorials For All Novices

Being a web developer is not so easy because you must be constantly updated with the latest technologies and trends. If you are a beginner is even harder because you need to understand and learn the most used methods and techniques fast. Here, we have collected 20 useful web development tutorials for novice…

Category : Web design   27-06-2013  

Download Free Photos and Public Domain Images: 13 websites

Free stock photos and images are very useful in every graphic project for web or print, especially if they are free. There are many websites where you can find royalty-free stock photos or Public Domain Images , but the problem is most free stock photos are of poor quality and low resolution. So,…

Category : Web design   26-06-2013