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Improve User Experience with Proper Webfont Loading

Webfonts are one of the very first things we add to our sites—whether it be for individuality or stylistic reasons. Unfortunately, they are also …

Web Development

UX Design for Mobile: Bottom Navigation

Designers know that design is more than good looks. Design also covers how users <i>engage</i> with a product, whether it’s a website or app. It’s like a conv …

10 New Features of HTML 5.1 & How to Use Them IRL

The HTML specification got a <b>major overhaul</b> a couple of weeks ago when W3C published its <b>new HTML 5.1 recommendation</b> in November 2016. In its recent …

Web Development

7 Big Mistakes Designers Make With Cards in Web Design Pt1

Reading Time: 10 minutes<p>Cards are very popular trend in web design right now. They are literally everywhere. Just take a look at Pinterest, Google or …

12 timeless UI patterns analyzed

People don’t visit websites for the design – they want content.<p>As explained in Web UI Patterns 2016 Vol. 1, design is just a means of presenting content in the most intuitive and useful manner. In this piece, we’ll explore examples, best practices, and common scenarios for 12 successful web layout …

20 Web Design Industry Terms for the Clueless Client

In the web design industry, we use many <b>insider terms</b>. This doesn’t only make it hard to get started for newcomers, <b>particularly clients who are not</b> …

UI Design

4 Types of Memory Leaks in JavaScript and How to Get Rid Of Them

In this article we will explore common types of memory leaks in client-side JavaScript code. We will also learn how to use the Chrome Development …

Client Experience Design

Let’s be honest: We designers can be difficult to work with. We might come from a controversial company culture, work an unconventional schedule or …

Web Design

Ignite UI Components for JavaScript/HTML5, jQuery & Angular

A complete JavaScript UI component library giving you the ability to build data-rich responsive web apps with Angular, React, Bootstrap, ASP.NET MVC, …

Don't Overthink It Grids | CSS-Tricks

By Chris Coyier On August 14, 2012 CSS, Sass<p>The vast majority of websites out there use a grid. They may not explicitly have a grid system in place, …

Progressive web apps – let’s not repeat the errors from the beginning of responsive web design

6 years ago, Ethan Marcotte published the article Responsive Web Design. It was a new concept, it was exciting, we all needed to learn how to adapt …

Web Development

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April's 10 best new web design tools

Every month we select the 10 most useful new tools to help web designers (and sometimes developers, too) improve the way they work. They include …

Practical UI physics

Demos for my talk <i>Practical UI physics</i>.<p>Watch the video on YouTube<br>• Slides on Speakerdeck<p>Adding physics-based motion to UI can make digital interactions …

Physics

Toptal's Quick and Practical CSS Cheat Sheet

As software engineers, we’re always searching for the best tools and guides that will help us to be more productive while spending less time …

CSS

Create simple, accessible web forms

<b>Follow</b> <b>Aaron Gustafson</b> <b>as he explores web standards solutions that will help you create forms that work perfectly for any user</b><p>HTML forms are probably …

Web Development

How to Write Better CSS with Performance in Mind

<b>Editor’s note:</b> This article is part of our Code Optimization series, where we take a look at how to optimize coding for better efficiency in a bid to …

Web Development

Free Design Resources: PSD Templates, Icons and more

From time to time we search for some sweet design resources for you. It's always great to keep our resource libraries up to date, so here are some …

Graphic Design

Changing the Cursor with CSS for Better User Experience (or Fun)

CSS can control the appearance of a cursor. There are a ton of options available to us and we've covered them pretty thoroughly in the ol' Almanac …

Web Development

The Little Black Book of Intuitive Web Application Design

A web app that isn’t easy to use will not win many hearts.<p>But designing a user-friendly interface is no joke either.<p>What do my users want? How will …

10 productivity tools every successful web developer relies on

As a web developer your job is to deliver high quality websites which can help users find what they are looking for, without being prevented by bugs …

CSS Animations: A Pocket Guide - Val Head, Author

The CSS Animations Pocket Guide<p>Due to the closing of Five Simple Steps, <b>some links in the book are not working</b>. If you leave your email address, I’ll …

datedropper jQuery UI datepicker plugin

datedropper is the smallest and powerful jQuery UI datepicker that provides a quick and easy way to manage dates for input fields.

14 Freebies Experts Think Designers Should Have

Advertise here via BSAA lot of new designers always fumble with basic designing questions. And one such popular question is ‘How much should I …

Graphic Design

Top Ten Front-End Design Rules For Developers

Truly understanding design is easier said than done. Coding and aesthetic design require very different skill sets, which is why some front-end …

UX Design

User Experience explained in 5 minutes for newbie front end developers

User-centered front end developers are in demand now.<p>User Experience (UX) is the language of business.<p>And as User Testing concludes in their annual …

UX Design

Ink Transition Effect

An ink bleed transition effect, powered by CSS animations.<p><b>Browser support</b><p>ie<br>• Chrome<br>• Firefox<br>• Safari<br>• Opera<p>9+<p>I recently came across a couple of websites …

Web Development