Deals & Giveaways

Melany Lane Script Bargain: One of the Most Beautiful Fonts Out There

September 12th, 2013
by Dieter Petereit
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Melany Lane Script Bargain: One of the Most Beautiful Fonts Out There

This is hands down one of the most beautiful font families I’ve ever come across. And I been here from the beginning of the 90s, so this does mean something. Melany Lane Script by Yellow Design Studio is one of these fonts no designer can do without. You’ll feel the need to possess it no matter the project. I actually fell in love. How...

Essentials

Freebie: Three Noupe Wallpapers in Retina Resolution by WallpaperFX

September 11th, 2013
by Dieter Petereit
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Freebie: Three Noupe Wallpapers in Retina Resolution by WallpaperFX

Did you ever want to be reminded of your favorite design magazine each time you look at your computer desktop? Don’t deny, we know you did. WallpaperFX, our friends from Romania, took the challenge and created three great wallpapers in full Retina resolution of 2880 x 1800 pixels. Use them freely and adjust them to your liking. It’s better to scale a large image...

Tips, Tricks & Tutorials

How To Stay Cool When Your Client Wants To Maintain Their Own WordPress Site

September 10th, 2013
by Noupe Editorial Team
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How To Stay Cool When Your Client Wants To Maintain Their Own WordPress Site

So your client doesn’t want you to maintain their website for them. I encounter this a lot working with DIY-minded small business owners, and I used to dread it – I mean really dread it. Back in the day, allowing your client access to a website meant constantly fixing it after they broke it. Or worse, they would break it then try to fix...

Business Online

Value for Free: What to Give to Get Peoples’ Email Addresses

September 6th, 2013
by Noupe Editorial Team
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Value for Free: What to Give to Get Peoples’ Email Addresses

Your blog’s email subscribers are the life and blood of your online business. Your blog is, quite rightfully, judged by the number of subscribers it has. There are many ways to get more email subscribers. One of the most important one of them is giving away something in exchange of peoples’ email IDs. But the question is – what should you be giving? In...

Deals & Giveaways

Steal of the Week: Bundle Storm Bundles Loads of Bundles

September 5th, 2013
by Dieter Petereit
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Steal of the Week: Bundle Storm Bundles Loads of Bundles

Don’t get bedazzled easily. Our headline, read word by word, might be a tongue breaker, yet tells nothing but the truth. In our Deal of the Week, the Bundle Storm, we have a massive resource with over 60 GB of material for you. As you may tell from the weight, this is not a small package. This is a bundle that bundles bundles (Oops,...

Essentials

Bootstrap 3 PSD: All The Elements of the New Version, Free and Fully Editable

September 4th, 2013
by Noupe Editorial Team
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Bootstrap 3 PSD: All The Elements of the New Version, Free and Fully Editable

Our friends over at DesignShock have created an excellent new resource for web design lovers and people who want to get into the brand new Bootstrap 3 interface quickly. As you already know, Twitter overturned Bootstrap’s UI concept and totally renewed the interface. This brave move surprised almost everyone in the web developer community. To grant for a smooth transition, the guys at DesignShock released a free PSD...

Essentials

Scratching The Surface: 40 High-Grade Textures for Print and Web Projects

September 3rd, 2013
by Dirk Metzmacher
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Scratching The Surface: 40 High-Grade Textures for Print and Web Projects

Textures are what you need if you want a surface to look realistic. Sure, you might as well create them digitally, e.g. using Photoshop. Yet, Photoshop’s results are much too clean to fake reality in a believable manner. If you want to create a photorealistic texture with your favorite image editor, you’ll need to combine filters with filters on filters, ’til days end. Why...

CMS

Ionize CMS: Multilingual Developers Dreams Come True

September 2nd, 2013
by Sufyan bin Uzayr
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Ionize CMS: Multilingual Developers Dreams Come True

Moving on with our series of CMS reviews, today we will be focusing on another developer-friendly Content Management System: Ionize CMS. Ionize CMS is a flexible open source CMS, that uses PhpStorm and CodeIgniter. Managed by Studio Partikule of France, it has its own module engine and can be used to power a wide plethora of websites. Also, Ionize CMS is equipped with the...

Business Online

Webydo: The Center of Your Web Design Business

August 30th, 2013
by Dieter Petereit
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Webydo: The Center of Your Web Design Business

You are a designer looking for ways to increase your customerbase? You want to design faster and less expensive? You want to create websites the way you are used to from creating print designs? You don’t want to mangle with code or – even worse – collaborate with programmers? If you answer yes to at least one of these questions, you should definitely read...

Design

Building an Interactive Navigation Bar with HTML/CSS

August 29th, 2013
by Noupe Editorial Team
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Building an Interactive Navigation Bar with HTML/CSS

A straightforward navigation structure can increase the usability of your site, and make information easy to find. By using basic HTML and CSS, you can build a horizontal nav bar that provides interaction when a user hovers over a navigation link. Hey, not THAT kind of bar… Start with Markup First While you probably already have a design in mind that fits with the...

CMS

Full Throttle: Rapid Development with CodeIgniter and FUEL CMS

August 28th, 2013
by Sufyan bin Uzayr
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Full Throttle: Rapid Development with CodeIgniter and FUEL CMS

In the last two installations of my CMS review articles, I had focused on CMSs such as ImpressPages and CouchCMS that catered primarily to designers or end users, that is, folks who are not developers. In order to have a balance of power, we shall now shift our attention towards a Content Management System that is entirely meant for web developers and coders. In...