Using images to tell a story is nothing new, the expression 'Use a picture. It's worth a thousand words.' appeared in a 1911 newspaper article. So we have known for a long time that pictures can get the point across easily and comprehensibly, and this has been used and abused in the surge of infographics […]
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The following is a guest post by Giles Thomas from Ghostlab. Ghostlab is cross-browser cross-device testing software for Mac and PC. One of the things I'm very impressed Ghostlab can do is sync the events from one browser to all the others. Scroll one page, the others you are testing scroll. Click somewhere on one page, that same click happens on the others. I asked Giles about how the heck it does that when there is so much that …
When you change a CSS properties value, the browser needs to react to your change. Some values change the layout of the page. For instance, a change in width requires the browser to update layout, then "paint" any pixels that have changed, then "composite" them together. That's a lot of work. Some CSS properties can be changed more inexpensively. For instance, a change in background-image doesn't require any layout changes, but does require paint and composite.
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Icons, tiny graphics that are sometimes embedded with hot links to pages on your website, give a website a nice flow. With just a click, visitors to the site can navigate the site, visiting important pages like the store, blog or find technical support. Well-placed icons keep the flow of traffic moving from page to […]
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If you want your visitors to see all you’ve got to offer in one go, then the Crispy PSD Template for WordPress is perfect for you. If displays all your information and images on one smooth scrolling page, so readers won’t have to click onto the next pages to see what you’re all about. This […]
We’ve all interacted with an app walkthrough at some point or another. Heck, some of us designed them. But when you take a look at the design literature out there, you will notice there is very little that specifically deals with app walkthroughs. They are such an important aspect of an app’s overall experience because, […]
but in the post, i focused on open source UI frameworks that Build mobile & desktop games + apps with fully-skinnable UI controls, For efficiency, safety, and practicability, a better design pattern and a reusable system framework are imperative to work as a universal template in exploitation of web-based systems.
As web designers we often get frustrated with the UI and UX design of sites we commonly use, with social media sites being right up there as the most annoying! This can lead designers to have a go at redesigning them, albeit unofficially as a personal project just for fun. Sometimes these design concepts are […]
Adding inline or internal CSS is easy. Just add tag below head and start writing your CSS code. But it’s always recommended to use external stylesheet as it keepsmain HTML file smaller in size that eventually helps loading faster. In this tutorial, we are showing you how to add external CSS to HTML. Steps to add external CSS to HTML ...
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There is an important part of responsive design is jQuery Plugin for Responsive Menus which is made to create responsive and multi-level navigation menus easily in touch devices, in the below, i'll organize and sharing the best free jQuery Responsive Menus giving your responsive website a boost in the SERPs.
Dave Rupert does an in-depth analysis of his own responsive site to figure out where he's at, identify places to improve, and evaluate the idea going around that responsive design is at fault for bloated websites.
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