Deals & Giveaways

Reclaim The Web: Win One Year of Free Web Hosting with Zyma.com

July 3rd, 2013
by Dieter Petereit
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Reclaim The Web: Win One Year of Free Web Hosting with Zyma.com

Zyma.com is a young and emerging hosting provider from the United Kingdom. They have a very clean product line, where you can freely choose between one product, the Zyma Web Hosting Plan. Zyma promises that you will not need any other choice. Looking at their feature lists, there’s little room to disagree. Today, three of our valued readers are able to get a year’s...

Design

Create The Future: Common Techniques in Responsive Web Design

July 2nd, 2013
by Noupe Editorial Team
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Create The Future: Common Techniques in Responsive Web Design

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In this article, I’ll dive into some of the most common practices for building responsive site layouts and experiences. I’ll describe the emerging and available techniques for site layouts that flexibly resize based on screen real estate (referred to as “fluid grids”) so as to ensure that users get complete experiences across whatever screen size...

Deals & Giveaways

Win Four Nexus 4 in Four Weeks #2

July 1st, 2013
by Dieter Petereit
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Win Four Nexus 4 in Four Weeks  #2

You remember: To celebrate the relaunch of our official Google+ Page we decided to do you (and us) some good. We decided you should be able to win a high-grade smartphone, while we hoped to strengthen and extend our followership over at G+: a classical win-win situation for the two of us. Last weeks winner has been drawn, so let’s go for the second...

Themes

13 Free WordPress Themes, Released in June 2013

June 30th, 2013
by Sufyan bin Uzayr
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13 Free WordPress Themes, Released in June 2013

Now that June is over, it is time to take a look at some of the best free WordPress themes that were released during this month. Most of the themes that were released during June were meant for personal blogs or corporate and portfolio websites. Quite surprisingly, there were not many based on Hybrid Core framework this time; though Twitter Bootstrap and _s did...

Tips, Tricks & Tutorials

At A Glance: How To Secure Your WordPress Site [Infographic]

June 29th, 2013
by Dieter Petereit
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At A Glance: How To Secure Your WordPress Site [Infographic]

Securing your self-hosted WordPress site is absolutely essential. That’s the reason for our continuous coverage of this particular topic throughout the years. With WordPress becoming more and more dominant as the motor of today’s web, the topic stays at the top of our advice list. Throughout the last four years, the number of WordPress blogs having been hacked has more than doubled from 81,000...

Boilerplates & Other Tools

10 Killer Resources To Rock Your Next Bootstrap Project

June 28th, 2013
by Noupe Editorial Team
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10 Killer Resources To Rock Your Next Bootstrap Project

Bootstrap is the young star that is getting all the attention lately. Released in August of 2011, even Twitter may not have known how big it would get. As of June 2013, it is still the most popular GitHub development project with over 52k stars and over 16k forks. Bootstrap can be mind-blowing when you consider how easily it incorporates so many complex things...

Business Online

Sit Down And Shut Up: How To Rescue Your Clients From Their Own Bad Taste

June 27th, 2013
by Noupe Editorial Team
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Sit Down And Shut Up: How To Rescue Your Clients From Their Own Bad Taste

brooms-57256_640-w550 We've all been there before: a client hires you to design something, let's say a website, for them. Work is good, right? But then as you start working on the spec with them, red flags start to crop up. Does your client proactively push you in directions you would never want to go? Does your...

Design

From 4-Inch Phones to 40-Inch TVs: Designing Responsive Websites

June 26th, 2013
by Noupe Editorial Team
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From 4-Inch Phones to 40-Inch TVs: Designing Responsive Websites

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It’s worth taking a step back, to think through your site’s experience and understand whether the device with which a user accesses your site changes the user’s expectations of the site’s functionality. Is the user checking your site for quick updates with her cellphone while she’s on the go? Is he sitting down, 10 feet away...

CMS

ImpressPages CMS: Drag and Drop All the Way!

June 25th, 2013
by Sufyan bin Uzayr
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ImpressPages CMS: Drag and Drop All the Way!

impresspages-main Last week, we covered ProcessWire as part of our regular CMS feature here on Noupe. Today, in this article, the CMS under consideration shall be ImpressPages. ImpressPages is an open source Content Management System with a drag and drop interface, designed with the end user in mind. We will be discussing its mode of operation,...

Deals & Giveaways

Win Four Nexus 4 in Four Weeks #1

June 24th, 2013
by Dieter Petereit
0
Win Four Nexus 4 in Four Weeks  #1

n4-5 To celebrate the relaunch of our official Google+ Page we decided to do you (and us) some good. You are able to win a high-grade smartphone, while we are able to strengthen and extend our followership over at G+: a classical win-win situation for the two of us. Conditions of partaking are easy to meet,...

Business Online

Strategies For Brands: 10 Best Social Media Secrets for 2013

June 23rd, 2013
by Noupe Editorial Team
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Strategies For Brands: 10 Best Social Media Secrets for 2013

10bestsocialmediasecrets In a few short years social media has become an integral part of marketing worldwide and it’s not hard to see why. Social media provides the opportunity for direct contact with customers, and it’s a free, easy way to reach out to millions of new ones. But one of the most interesting things about social...

Deals & Giveaways

Salmon & Cream: Fully Responsive WordPress Premium Theme with a Flat Design (Giveaway)

June 21st, 2013
by Dieter Petereit
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Salmon & Cream: Fully Responsive WordPress Premium Theme with a Flat Design (Giveaway)

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Salmon & Cream is the first premium theme by the new label goodbye, agency! Its looks follow modern design principles, first and foremost responsiveness and flat UI. It will remind you of the formerly called Metro now known as Modern UI of Windows 8. The theme works fully responsive and supports retina devices. Various...