Themes

Hueman WordPress Theme: Free and Feature-packed

June 23rd, 2016
by Andreas Hecht
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Hueman has over 70,000 active installations, making it one of the most successful free WordPress themes. This is more than enough reason for us to give you a close look at this theme. Let’s find out together, what it is that makes this theme so successful, and what it has to offer. The pretty design can’t be the only reason for the tremendous success....

Infographics

Web Design Trends 2016 [Infographic]

June 22nd, 2016
by Andreas Hecht
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Web designers always have to keep in touch with the latest design trends. Nobody can afford to deliver outdated layouts. To make sure that you know which web design trends are relevant this year, we’ll provide you with an infographic. The graphic takes a step into the near future and explains which trends will be the most impactful this year.   1 – The...

Deals & Giveaways

Creatives Unite! Join the Legion of the Bold!

June 22nd, 2016
by Noupe Editorial Team
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Creatives Unite! Join the Legion of the Bold!

Did you know that there is a community for people like you? One that comes up with bold designs and other big creative ideas? Where you can participate in contests and win cash to fuel your creative interests? You didn’t? Feel invited into the Legion of the Bold… Disclaimer: We’ve partnered with Frito-Lay in this sponsored campaign. What is the Legion of the Bold?...

Plugins

The Ten Freshest WordPress Plugins of June 2016

June 21st, 2016
by Andreas Hecht
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Once again, it’s time for me to write the article that’s the most exciting of each month. As always, my job is to find the best, and freshest WordPress plugins. Many friends of WordPress like to test new features, me being one of them. How many new, and cool features are waiting for you this time? Wait and see. 1 – LH Jetpack Related Posts...

Design

Cloudinary: How to Optimize the Loading Time of Your Images

June 20th, 2016
by Noupe Editorial Team
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Everyone wants faster Internet access. But the speed has more to do with the bandwidth delivered by ISPs, cable companies and mobile operators. Web developers and designers also play a role in ensuring that there is minimal lag time when someone visits their websites. The growing number of images, videos and graphics on today’s websites are the biggest factors contributing to slow web load...

Design

Best of: 10 Free WordPress Themes of June 2016

June 20th, 2016
by Andreas Hecht
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This month, we’ll continue our popular series with the newest, most beautiful themes. Once again, I took a deep dive into the official WordPress theme index, to find ten pretty free WordPress themes for you so that you can give your website a fresh, new look. 1 – Orvis Orvis is a new theme by Automattic, the company behind WordPress. It’s meant to be...

Business Online

Ezoic Optimizes Your Ads

June 17th, 2016
by Noupe Editorial Team
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Earning money from advertisements is not that easy anymore. Certainly, services like Google AdSense make it completely simple for website owners to display ads on their blog, for example. However, the sheer presence of ads doesn’t make them successful. The placement, as well as the size of the ads, plays an important role when it comes to how the ads will be perceived by...

Business Online

How to Start an Email Newsletter Using MailChimp and WordPress

June 17th, 2016
by Andreas Hecht
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The importance of email campaigns is not only high regarding e-commerce, WordPress blogs can also benefit from a frequently sent out email newsletters. A newsletter is an effective way to keep the readers of your blog updated. This way, you can turn visitors into regular readers, as offering an email newsletter solves a problem of your visitor. Not every person has enough interest or...

Design

Animated SVG with Adobe Animate and Snap.SVG

June 16th, 2016
by Denis Potschien
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With Animate CC, Adobe finally sounded the bell to the end of Flash. While the renamed animation program still supports Flash, it has moved its main focus towards HTML5 and WebGL. Now, for each new project, you decide whether you want to create an animation via HTML5 canvas or WebGL. Animated SVGs with Animate CC were not possible until recently. The extension “Snap.SVG Animator”...

Development

JavaScript: Ramjet Transforms HTML Elements

June 15th, 2016
by Denis Potschien
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Transformations and Animations are used on more and more websites due to CSS3 and HTML5. The JavaScript library Ramjet uses CSS3 options and allows you to transform any HTML element into a different one. Simple Effect With Large Impact Basically, the transformation effect used by ramjet is a simple one. Take any two HTML elements. Images, texts, and SVG graphics can be combined, and...

(Free) Services

FontYou: Your Fonts in the Cloud

June 14th, 2016
by Denis Potschien
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The way fonts have been advertised and used changed a lot over the past couple of years. Due to the establishment of web fonts, the commercial font providers now offer different subscription models alongside the standard purchase option. On top of that, there’s an increasing number of free, high-quality fonts, developed specifically for web use. Now, there’s the cloud service FontYou, which wants to...

Design

SVG in Responsive Webdesign: Pros and Cons

June 13th, 2016
by Denis Potschien
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SVG in Responsive Webdesign: Pros and Cons

The SVG format has plenty of advantages over other image formats for the web. It’s vector-based, compact, and even editable via plain text editors thanks to the XML syntax. There’s a reason why it’s becoming increasingly more popular, especially with the steadily growing mobile web. Responsive webdesign is where it has a lot of strengths. However, it does have some problems here as well....