Plugins

40 Exceptional “CMS Enabling” WordPress Plugins

May 27th, 2009
by Noupe Editorial Team
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40 Exceptional “CMS Enabling” WordPress Plugins

WordPress is a great blogging platform with a potential of being an easy to use content management system. This is the third article of our three-part series, "The Comprehensive Guide for a Powerful CMS using WordPress". We are taking a look at 40+ quality and useful WordPress Plug-ins that will turn a simple...

Development

10 Intelligent Ways of using [FORM] Elements

May 24th, 2009
by Noupe Editorial Team
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10 Intelligent Ways of using [FORM] Elements

When you combine some neat functionality courtesy of PHP with the cleverness of javascript you can produce some pretty smart results using the <form> tag. In an effort to help you take it up a notch, we’d like to share some methods for helping your site anticipate a user’s next move.

Essentials

CSS3 Exciting Functions and Features: 30+ Useful Tutorials

May 21st, 2009
by Noupe Editorial Team
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CSS3 Exciting Functions and Features: 30+ Useful Tutorials

With version three of CSS, many exciting features will be implemented. CSS3 leads to greater flexibility and makes it much easier to recreate previously complex effects. Many time-saving rules are being thought up for CSS3: text-shadow, box-sizing, opacity, multiple backgrounds, border-radius, border-image ,multi-column layout, etc… Although only the most modern browsers currently support these effects, it’s still fun to see what’s around the corner!...

Design

Going Freelance: The Pros & Cons With “Top Web Designers”

May 19th, 2009
by Noupe Editorial Team
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Going Freelance: The Pros & Cons With “Top Web Designers”

Making the choice to go freelance (or independent as I prefer to call it) is a tough choice, I wish I had more knowledge about the pros vs cons when I made the decision to work independently. Many of us are big fans of top web designers and their work. Throughout the years these guys published many tutorials, websites, and scripts to help designers...

Essentials

40 (NEW) High-quality and Free Icon Sets

May 17th, 2009
by Noupe Editorial Team
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40 (NEW) High-quality and Free Icon Sets

Icons are everywhere on the web. In most modern designs it is used to not only complete our design but also to attract the user’s eye. Designers use Icons to create breath-taking designs and decorate their desktop as well. Today we’re going to take a look at 40 most beautiful icon sets that were freshly created. Some amazing Icon Sets are missing? Let us...

Design

20+ Wicked Proof of Concepts for Better use of jQuery/CSS

May 12th, 2009
by Noupe Editorial Team
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20+ Wicked Proof of Concepts for Better use of jQuery/CSS

The web is a perfect playground for lots of creative designers and developers. Static HTML is just boring and these days the user wants to see some more eye candy from/on the web. By using and/or combining awesome web techniques like JavaScript (and of course, jQuery), CSS(3) and Flash...

Tips, Tricks & Tutorials

25 Unique uses of WordPress as CMS

May 10th, 2009
by Noupe Editorial Team
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25 Unique uses of WordPress as CMS

WordPress is often thought of as little more than a blogging platform. But it's capable of so much more. Through a little customization and the use of plugins, WordPress can easily be transformed into a full-featured content management system. Here are more than 25 sites who have done just that (and done it...

Tips, Tricks & Tutorials

The Comprehensive Guide for a Powerful CMS using WordPress – Part one: 101 Techniques for a Powerful CMS using WordPress

May 5th, 2009
by Noupe Editorial Team
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The Comprehensive Guide for a Powerful CMS using WordPress  –  Part one:  101 Techniques for a Powerful CMS using WordPress

This is the first article in the three-part series, "The Comprehensive Guide for a Powerful CMS using WordPress". Throughout this article, we’ll be focus on many WordPress Theme hacks, ideas, tips and useful tutorials you need to...

Design

The Ugly Truth Behind Starting a Web Design Blog

May 3rd, 2009
by Noupe Editorial Team
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The Ugly Truth Behind Starting a Web Design Blog

There is always a starting point for every major web site. No one reached where they are right now in one night. In this post, we will analyze what makes a good web design site and the role of the design community in this process. If you are a web designer or web developer, who recently discovered the passion for blogging and want to...

Tutorials

30 Hand-picked Flash and Essential Actionscript 3.0 Tutorials

April 27th, 2009
by Noupe Editorial Team
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30 Hand-picked Flash and Essential Actionscript 3.0 Tutorials

Using Flash properly, allows you to create stunning visual experience and offer your visitors amazing user interaction. Flash’s strength lies in its ability to showcase unusual visual solutions, including graphic motion, videos and sound. Make use of them if you really want to achieve a stunning visual design This article provides 30 Impressive Flash and Actionscript 3.0 tutorials which can enrich your design skills...

Business Online

35 Incredibly Useful Facebook Applications for Better Connectivity

April 23rd, 2009
by Noupe Editorial Team
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35 Incredibly Useful Facebook Applications for Better Connectivity

Facebook is a leading social networking site with over 120 million members. There are now many Facebook applications that allow it be used productively in education and business. The success of many of these facebook applications is a testimony to the effectiveness of Facebook as a great platform to distribute networking services and connect with friends and colleagues. There are thousands of Facebook apps...

Design

Outstanding Website Background Guide: 60+ Impressive Resources

April 19th, 2009
by Noupe Editorial Team
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Outstanding Website Background Guide: 60+ Impressive Resources

Web designers compete to impress visitors with distinctive and appealing visual elements. Background images are one of those visual elements that when designed properly, can create an amazing atmosphere and convey the style the designer has chosen. In this post you will see how web designers carefully created background images to achieve their goals in engaging and facilitating the design elements and content. We...