Every week we feature a set of comics created exclusively for WDD. The content revolves around web design, blogging and funny situations that we encounter in our daily lives as designers. These great cartoons are created by Jerry King, an award-winning cartoonist who’s one of the most published, prolific and versatile cartoonists in the world […]
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“What will they think of next,” was a phrase I used to hear my grandmother say. While civilization is still busy committing the oldest of sins in the newest of ways, Google has teamed up with GoPro to bring a truly new revolution to the world of virtual reality (in case real reality was just [...]
Today we will be reviewing Flip PDF Professional, a leading flipbook software created by FlipBuilder. Let us start with an overview of what Flip PDF Professional is, and them move on to reviewing its features and benefits. Overview Flip PDF Professional is desktop-run software that allows you to quickly and easily create flip books. This includes creating things like eBooks, ...
Machines that display presets of $20, $40, $60, $80, or $100 offer a single tap to achieve an effectively error-proof task. This machine requires unnecessary cognitive load and a gauntlet of error possibilities. Not to mention the Over-Zealous Capitalization In The Instruction Line.
I've been writing CSS for more than ten years, but I've somehow escaped understanding what exactly initial is or does. Call it ignorance, laziness, or luck, but inherit has gotten me by and I never thought to look up when initial might be used instead. So, this post is gonna share some …
Markdown is a text based markup language to write an easy to read format that can be converted into HTML. Markdown editors are the tools that let you edit your markdown easily and effortlessly. In this post, we have shared with you 8 free and useful online...
That said, 40 percent is better, and we expect this year will be even more balanced—and more diverse in other ways as well. So what have we done? First, we invested in defining our acquisitions and editing process, making clearer decisions earlier about which articles we were accepting, and developing more specific expectations with both editors and authors about deadlines. This isn’t about diversity directly, but indirectly, it’s made a huge difference—because rushing ar
Platform guidelines exist for a reason. While it might seem that making your product look exactly the same from platform to platform is the main goal, be careful to pay respect to the sticky details of each OS. Using familiar patterns, icons, and presentational styles is a great way to look native, even if you’re not.
Content readability is an important factor in the user's experience. This is a list of excellent tools for testing the readability of your content.
In this article we will explore an alternative way of developing WordPress plugins, using the lessons learned from the greater PHP community, the world outside WordPress. We will walk through the steps of creating a plugin and investigate the use of autoloading and a plugin container.
Do you like playing cards? Playing cards, being one of the mankind’s oldest forms of amusement, originated in China in the 9th century. After a long journey through India, Persia and Egypt the concept arrived in Europe by the end of 14th century, and, a couple of centuries later – in the United States. Their design underwent many changes: they were simple and fancy, they had Arabic patterns on them, they were designed for kings and the poor, and were used for gambling and for the pla
We’re constantly amazed at the generosity of designers and developers who release exciting, inspiring products out to the web design community on a daily basis. Not only do these impressive designers speed up our work with more free resources than we can use, but they drive us on to more and more ambitious work of our […]
Hey there – how’s your portfolio looking these days? Are you behind on updating it, like me? Excellent! I love not being the only one. Or maybe you’re new to the game and haven’t set one up yet. Either way you’re in […]
If you want an easy-to-use WordPress theme that offers high functionality regardless of what niche you choose, Starter (demo here) is a great choice. It can be used for personal blogs, but is also well-equipped to feature your content should you need a good template for a professional or business blog. Because Starter’s layout is […]
Line25 Sites of the Week is a weekly roundup of the most outstanding website designs that I stumble across during my every day browsing. In this week’s collection, we have designs from QED Group, Feedmusic, ThinkBlink, Nathan Riley and Achoo. QED Group View the website Feedmusic View the website ThinkBlink View the website Nathan Riley […]