Infographics

Image Is Everything – Ask @aplusk [Infographic]

December 9th, 2012
by Dieter Petereit
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Image Is Everything – Ask @aplusk [Infographic]

Okay, we are not going to argue about the image strategies of certain people maybe mentioned in the title. Instead we are going to take a look at Veer’s latest infographic on the ever-rising importance of images in the modern world. Veer, which you might know as a service for imagery, illustrations and fonts,...

Development

HTML 5: Speed Up Your JavaScript-Animations with requestAnimationFrame

December 7th, 2012
by Denis Potschien
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HTML 5: Speed Up Your JavaScript-Animations with requestAnimationFrame

Thanks to CSS3 we no longer need Flash to produce good-looking animations. In general we do not even need JavaScript. But CSS3 falls short for some use cases. If you need to calculate or recalculate your animations, there's no getting round JavaScript. You do not have to use setTimeout and setInterval though. These do...

Essentials

There Is No Getting Round These 40 Inescapable Fonts In 2013

December 6th, 2012
by Dirk Metzmacher
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There Is No Getting Round These 40 Inescapable Fonts In 2013

We are sure that you will not even try to live without the following collection of inescapable fonts in 2013. All these fonts carry more than the basic character set, though mileage will vary. German readers will find all the special characters, others have to check by themselves. We have included the information, whether the creators of...

Essentials

Festive Spirit 2012: 50 Awesome Christmas Wallpapers To Santa Up Your Desktop

December 5th, 2012
by Sufyan bin Uzayr
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Christmas Snowmen It is December already, and you know what December stands for -- festive season! Yes, that's right. Christmas is just a few days away, and everyone seems to be getting in the festive mood. Speaking of festive mood: We noticed that our older posts, in which we collected Christmas freebies, are much sought-after...

CMS

Is Concrete5 The Right CMS For Your Website?

December 4th, 2012
by Sufyan bin Uzayr
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Is Concrete5 The Right CMS For Your Website?

Back in October, I did an evaluation cum review article about MODX. The aim of the article was to assess the usability and feasibility of MODX as a Content Management System for your website. My sole purpose behind the article was to help the readers in their quest to choose which CMS to...

Essentials

20 Awesome Wallpapers For Retina-iPads

December 3rd, 2012
by Swetlana Senkevitch
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The iPads with Retina display call for a different breed of wallpapers as pictures with low resolutions cannot satisfy the eyes anymore, once you have taken a sip from the cup of high density. The community accepted that challenge rather quickly and has already brought up a wide range of high-grade imagery. I have...

Essentials

20 Unusual Wallpapers For The iPhone 5

December 2nd, 2012
by Swetlana Senkevitch
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Wallpapers - totally useless, but much sighed-for. I never met anybody who really did not have a more or less elaborate wallpaper on his device. Some do prefer extremely minimal variants though. First started on computer screens, wallpapers are omnipresent on any kind of device nowadays - as long as it features a screen....

Photography

Street Art In Thailand: Chiang Mai Graffiti

November 30th, 2012
by Simon Arms
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Street Art In Thailand: Chiang Mai Graffiti

The meaning of a street artist’s work comes not only from its content, but also the laws, politics and religion, both official and unofficial, that govern the region. In Chiang Mai, in Thailand, street art is not necessarily illegal – the streets are filled with trash, good luck symbols and homemade signs – but many...

Themes

16 Free WordPress Themes Released In The Month of November 2012

November 29th, 2012
by Sufyan bin Uzayr
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16 Free WordPress Themes Released In The Month of November 2012

You’re right folks, it is the end of another awesome month, and I’m back with a collection of WordPress themes released during November 2012. Thanksgiving, Black Friday, Cyber Monday... and what not! The month of November was full of activity, and in terms of free themes as well, WordPress users received many treats!...

Tips, Tricks & Tutorials

Is Managed WordPress Hosting The Best Solution For Your Website?

November 28th, 2012
by Sufyan bin Uzayr
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Is Managed WordPress Hosting The Best Solution For Your Website?

Quality web hosting has always been in popular demand. No matter how good your website is, at the end of the day, awesome content and wonderful design will have little effect on your visitors if they are having a hard time reaching your website! Let's be straight: If you want your website to be...

Essentials

ByPeople: Download Your Free 5GB Bundle Of Templates, Icons, Logos, Banners, Backgrounds And More Today

November 27th, 2012
by Dieter Petereit
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ByPeople: Download Your Free 5GB Bundle Of Templates, Icons, Logos, Banners, Backgrounds And More Today

2013 will see a new resource for web designers. ByPeople is going to bring you a market packed with icons, templates, PSDs, logos and lots more. ByPeople promises to deliver everything web-ninjas could ever need. To shorten the wait its creators decided to put up a large archive for free. The archive, containing hundreds...

Design

Find Your Perfect Match: Collection of Free Thematic Social Icons Sets

November 26th, 2012
by Nataly Birch
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Find Your Perfect Match: Collection of Free Thematic Social Icons Sets

Leather Social Icons Set by Sylvain Guizard How many times have you stumbled into a website that captivates you with its unique, remarkable design, where every functional part shines with originality? Then, when you decide to follow this creative person you suddenly discover that social media icons...