Design

HTML5.1: The New Standard is Nearing Completion

June 30th, 2016
by Denis Potschien
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HTML5.1: The New Standard is Nearing Completion

HTML5 becoming the official standard in 2014 was a milestone for modern web development. Better semantics, and easier controls, especially on mobile devices, were central ideas of HTML5. About two years later, its successor, HTML5.1, is nearing completion. Many of the things that are new in HTML5.1 are already being used and supported by most browsers. “<picture>” Element and “srcset” Attribute For a long...

Essentials

Fontastic: How to Find Free High-Quality Fonts

June 29th, 2016
by Denis Potschien
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Finding the right font for a design or a project is not easy, although there are tons of free fonts on the internet. Oftentimes, the quality of the fonts rather lacks regarding aesthetics, character set, and OpenType features. However, there are a couple of high-quality, well elaborated, aesthetically appealing, and, on top of that, free fonts on the internet, and all of that even...

Technology

10 Important Measures for More Internet Safety

June 28th, 2016
by Andreas Hecht
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Safety on the Internet

Internet safety is a sensitive topic that is discussed now and then, but most of the time, it is neglected. Nothing will happen to me; I won’t get hacked, that only happens to others. However, it is very simple to use the internet more safely. That’s why I’ve composed a list to allow you to surf through the depths of the web a bit...

Inspiration

Particles Animation: 20 Solutions from Codepen

June 27th, 2016
by Nataly Birch
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Experiments with canvas, a basic HTML5 element that is used to produce graphics of various kinds and scale on a web page, are gaining more and more popularity nowadays. It seems that web developers have pinned their faith in this technology, even despite the fact that it suffers from the lack of proper browser compatibility. Intending to unlock various possibilities of this potent element the...

(Free) Services

Three Online Webfont Generators for Your Projects

June 24th, 2016
by Denis Potschien
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Three Online Webfont Generators for Your Projects

Webfonts have become an indispensable part of web design. Aside from plenty of commercial variants, Google Fonts also provides many fonts that you can integrate into your web projects for free. Those that generally prefer to host themselves will find a couple of online webfont generators that turn desktop fonts into webfonts in the following article. Extensive Webfont Generator by FontSquirrel FontSquirrel is most certainly...

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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Image Cloud Service Cloudinary

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...