There’s been a shift in web graphics that has been ramping up for a number of years now and it is called SVG or Scalable Vector Graphics and it’s more useful and versatile than a lot of people think. The most commonly used graphics formats on the Web today are JPEG, GIF and PNG. All [...]
Links connect pages, they are what makes browsing from page to page seem easy and effortless, requiring just the click of a button. Without links the Web would just be a collection of separate, unconnected pages. Let’s take a look at some CSS selectors and pseudo-classes you can use to style your links.
HTML 5 has given web designers and developers some awesome new tools to create some amazing websites. If you haven’t considered HTML 5 yet, then you should now, and to get you started take a look at the following Top 10 HTML 5 websites of April 2012.
There are certain things you need to consider when designing microsites. Don’t be fooled by the comparitively small size or page count of a microsite, a microsite still needs to stand up and promote your brand as strongly as your flagship site does.
To many of us user experience means many things. In web design it usually refers to usability, design, flow and convenience. User experience (UX) is not just about the look and feel of the website, it’s about the flow and the interactions that the user is having with your website or app. It’s about the [...]
When designing for usability there are some rules that will help you along the way, this is a general check list you should try to follow when designing for usability: Your website must look the same and work the same in any web browser, there is no excuse not to make it work and if you don’t [...]
Web safe fonts are fonts that are common among all versions of Windows, Mac OSX, Linux, IOS, Android etc. These are fonts that pretty much everyone who will ever view your content will have installed by default. If you are looking for web safe fonts to use with your next project, then look no further [...]
Add some new functionality to your website this year with the Top 5 jQuery plugins for Feb 2012.