As the current most-used CMS, WordPress has numerous plugins that enhances its capabilities. To name a few, there is a very popular plugin called WooCommerce that turns WordPress into a full-fledged e-commerce platform, and bbPress that allows one to run a forum on the site. Apart from the plugins for ... Continue reading »
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Despite its open source nature, WordPress sill has its limitations. There's always 1 or 2 things you wish you could change about a specific theme, but if you're not an experienced developer, it can be a nightmare to figure out how to make those changes. Today, I'll showcase a great tool named Ultimatum which can help you creating complex WordPress themes with no coding.
I’d gently argue against each of these premises. Instead, I believe the definition of “responsive” to be evolving, an abstract concept that eludes direct semantic policing. It’s as yet too nascent and amorphous to have a universally-accepted meaning; it’s a word whose genesis lacked unified intent. However, I do think that we are moving toward meaning the same general thing when we say something has the quality of being responsive. And therein lies hope for eventual
WikiBrains is a web application that’s found a unique niche somewhere between the worlds of mind mapping and brainstorming. A search engine of sorts, WikiBrains scours the web for connections between concepts or words and then shares those connections ... Read More
Are you fond of those tiny, adorable-looking illustrations that sometimes convey more than the text itself? Yes, icons! There are a whole lot of sources from where you can download and use icon-sets, and that too, absolutely free of cost! Here is a list of 20 fantastic free icon sets you would love to use. […]
Linkbait is a subject of much controversy online with many deriding its use. However, does it actually work?
Photographer Jason D. Page (previous) created the Icons series, where he photographed, or actually light painted a series of icons. Each icon was cut into a stencil and then was light painted in 5 similar (but not exact) variation. The results, including icons like Bill Clinton, John Lennon, James Dean, Merlin Monroe and a few [...]
Welcome to second part of our Usability series of articles. In the first part we talked about getting started and gave you an overview. In this part we are talking about setting goals for usability testing.
Nowadays, the development of new site designs is not standing on the same place. Web designers use various tools, their skills and when they get inspired they create a new masterpiece. If you do not have new ideas or just want to look at the work of other authors, then you should certainly see our […]
In an era of information overload, words by themselves can fall flat. Infographics do more than present data — they capture the eye and tell a story, engaging the viewer who might otherwise have ignored the content. When text, images, and creative design come together in one smart package, a sort of visual shorthand is […]
If you're in Austin for SxSW, come say hello between 10:00 and 2:00 on Saturday, March 8. We'll have an open lounge with food and coffee at our World Headquarters. It's an easy 5 blocks from the convention center, so there's no reason not to hang out with us for a while, an oasis amidst the craziness.
It’s a wonderful time to work in the tech industry. Jobs are plentiful and companies compete for the best talent by offering high salaries and amazing perks. However, if you’ve ever taken the time to slog through the countless job …Continue reading →
For years, designers have focused on the traditional factors of design such as meeting common web standards, organizing navigational elements, choosing layouts and fonts. However, the world of design has evolved and inciting user emotion is more possible than ever.
If you’re new to Photoshop, then you must start with the basics and grow from there. These Photoshop interface design tutorials will teach you how to create the most important elements on a website. They may not all be according to the latest design trends, but the techniques presented are very useful and easy to ...