Essentials

Noupe’s Favorites 43/2013: The Best Links of the Week

October 25th, 2013
by Dieter Petereit
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Noupe’s Favorites 43/2013: The Best Links of the Week

If you follow our accounts in the various social networks out and about, you’re certainly aware that we are posting loads of additional content there. Be it links to freebies, tutorials, interesting articles or other things worth mentioning. We dig up a lot in the widths and depths of the web. And we do actually share content, that hasn’t been created by our own...

Deals & Giveaways

Saving Big Bucks: 200 Premium Photoshop Actions for 17 instead of 243 Dollars

October 24th, 2013
by Dieter Petereit
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Saving Big Bucks: 200 Premium Photoshop Actions for 17 instead of 243 Dollars

First and foremost, Photoshop actions are time-savers and will boost the productivity of any creative professional regularly working with images. These premade actions are also great for people with only a basic level of Photoshop knowledge, as they get equipped with professional manipulation steps, they would not have been able to accomplish left to their own devices. Today, we are not only talking about...

Development

Babylon.GameFX: This Framework Helps You Build HTML5 WebGL Games Faster than Fast

October 23rd, 2013
by Noupe Editorial Team
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Babylon.GameFX: This Framework Helps You Build HTML5 WebGL Games Faster than Fast

David Catuhe has recently released a simple & powerfull WebGL 3D engine named Babylon.JS. Which is a complete JavaScript framework for building 3D games with HTML 5 and WebGL. As this was great in itself, we decided to carry the concept even further and built a framework on top of that. This is our story… While David was writing his engine, we’ve built a small...

Development

Bento: One-Stop Shop for Online-Courses on Web Development

October 22nd, 2013
by Dieter Petereit
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Bento: One-Stop Shop for Online-Courses on Web Development

It’s merely a few weeks ago, that we brought you a comprehensive overview of 22 of the online learning resources the planet has to offer. Just today we stumbled upon another effort for web designers, developers and programmers. An offering by the name of Bento curates the best learning resources in its field. The collection is community-based and as such more helpful than any...

Deals & Giveaways

The 500 Dollar Blogger Bundle Giveaway: Noupe is Looking for 3 Winners

October 21st, 2013
by Dieter Petereit
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The 500 Dollar Blogger Bundle Giveaway: Noupe is Looking for 3 Winners

Dear readers of our lovely Noupe magazine. Today we teamed up with Envato to bring you the opportunity to win The Blogger Bundle. The Blogger Bundle consists of over 500 dollars worth of files. For a limited time, you can buy this bundle over at Codecanyon for just 20 dollars. But we encourage you to first try your luck and participate in our giveaway...

Development

GA Dash: Newcomer teaches Newcomers HTML5 for Free

October 17th, 2013
by Dieter Petereit
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GA Dash: Newcomer teaches Newcomers HTML5 for Free

Online-learning resources are great ways to gain knowledge at your own pace and in topics you are truly interested in, unlike typical school education. There are quite a few institutes promising to help you evolve your skills in whatever field you like. If you are about to embark the web design or development ship, just recently a fresh alternative came to life. It’s name...

Essentials

Colors of Fall 2013: 21 Fresh and Free Design Resources

October 16th, 2013
by Noupe Editorial Team
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Colors of Fall 2013: 21 Fresh and Free Design Resources

Hello designers, developers, web enthusiasts of the globe. We are back with another edition of our monthly collection of the freshest design resources the month of September had to offer. If you know our series already, you know you can expect the best HTML, CSS and PSD templates, as well as UI-kits for your next great web or native app. All of the resources...

Development

One-Stop Shop: PHP-Tool Munee Cares for All your Website’s Assets

October 15th, 2013
by Dieter Petereit
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One-Stop Shop: PHP-Tool Munee Cares for All your Website’s Assets

Cody Lundquist, Australian with a Swedish sounding name, created a free asset-management based on PHP 5.3. Its feature-set is astounding, yet demands a special preliminary treatment of the websites, it’s supposed to be working on. Munee is able to manage any kind of possible asset, be it images or other files, JavaScript, CSS, LESS, SCSS or even CoffeeScript. Munee’s Heart is its Caching Munee...

Themes

September 2013 Edition: 18 Just Released, Fresh and Free WordPress Themes

October 14th, 2013
by Noupe Editorial Team
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September 2013 Edition: 18 Just Released, Fresh and Free WordPress Themes

Congratulation selfies. It’s a full year now that we showcase the freshest WordPress themes on a monthly basis. If you follow Noupe closely, hardly any new, free WordPress theme should slip your radar. This makes it easy not only to keep track of the latest and greatest, it also helps you decide for contemporary themes from a smaller, well curated number of designs, where...

Essentials

Google Web Designer: No Less than No More Flash in Banner Ads

October 11th, 2013
by Dieter Petereit
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Google Web Designer: No Less than No More Flash in Banner Ads

Google’s newest free project carries a promising title. With a name like that, what would you expect? Will it be a competitor to Dreamweaver or any other classical HTML editor? Well, theoretically you could create HTML content of any purpose. Practically you’ll rather sooner than later return to your former solution. Yet, if you’re into creating banner ad campaigns, Google Web Designer is the...

Essentials

IcoMoon, Fontello and Fontastic.me: Best of Icon Fonts

October 10th, 2013
by Dieter Petereit
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IcoMoon, Fontello and Fontastic.me: Best of Icon Fonts

Icons are the best invention since canned beer, at least designers might agree. They are definitely on the rise in popularity. Mobile devices with their comparably small screens boost the use of icons as natural choices for navigation menus in modern web design. New icon sets get created by the hour. Especially mobile design is the trigger for a new breed of icons. These...

Development

HTML5 Gaming: Benchmarking Sprites to Target All Browsers

October 9th, 2013
by Noupe Editorial Team
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HTML5 Gaming: Benchmarking Sprites to Target All Browsers

When I meet with game studios, I often have the same question put to me over and over: if I’m writing/porting my game in HTML5, will it run well on the various targeted devices? Will it be playable or will the gameplay suffer too much? To answer that question, I often use my own experience based on what I know and what worked well...