April FitzGerald

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10 Key Features of an ‘About’ Page

Company Description<p>While it may go without saying that having a description of your company or business is important, it is often forgotten. Even a …

Simple CSS3 Animations

The days of static content are well and truly dead and buried, Halleluja for CSS3! Recently i’ve been using this snippet of CSS in most of my …

Unfinished Business

Stephen Hay and I discuss Art Directing the Web<p>David Sleight and I discuss Art Directing the Web<p>Rachel Andrew and I discuss Art Directing the Web and …

UX Design

Podcast of the Year The Net Awards 2015 Celebrating the best in web design and development

This award will reward those who have expressed their passion for web design and development with an informative and inspiring audio or video podcast.

Free Branding Mockups

Presentation is very important for any project and designer's portfolio and it doesn't matter if it's for client or personal projects. Sometimes, …

How to turn your iPad into a desktop with these remote access apps

Sometimes you just need to get to a file, access a program or just check up on something that you otherwise cannot do from your iPad. For most, …

Children’s book illustrators on about.me

Many artists choose to use their about.me pages to display their art. This week, however we’d like to take a closer look specifically at children’s …

Refuse to Create a UX Portfolio

Your UX Portfolio is dumbing down the profession…Here’s why.<p>I see resumes and portfolios all of the time. I work at Audible, an Amazon company, as a …

UX Design

Coding Sucks: Why a Job in Programming Is Absolute Hell

Every friend I have with a job that involves picking up something heavier than a laptop more than twice a week eventually finds a way to slip …

Resources and Inspiration For Creative Minds

Crypto Price Widget is one of the best WordPress Plugins for Cryptocurrencies. If your blog or website is about Cryptocurrency (Bitcoin, Ethereum, …

Web Design

8 simple CSS3 transitions that will wow your users

CSS3 has introduced countless possibilities for UX designers, and the best thing about them is that the coolest parts are really simple to …

Web Tips - A blog for web developers

Using the Wget Linux command, it is possible to download an entire website, including all assets and scripts. It is occasionally necessary to …

Drupal

3 stunning CSS animation effects that will captivate your users

Beautiful visual design isn’t enough any more, modern design needs great interaction to really stand out. Animations in your designs can provide …

10 Useful Responsive Design Testing Tools | WebFX

Many of these responsive design testing tools work pretty much the same way, so picking one over another is really just about personal preference.<p>I …

Web Design

3 Steps To Landing A Web Designer Internship

As a web designer myself, I can relate to young web designers who are just starting out and looking for a way to get their foot in the door. It’s very hard to start because many companies are looking for experienced designers and if you do not have much yet, it can be hard to get noticed. I’ll show …

How to create mobile style slide-in navigation

In this tutorial we’ll look at the techniques needed to make a navigation menu that is hidden off screen until the user clicks on a menu icon, at …

Responsive Web Design just got Easier with the Responsive Grid System

Why Use It?<p>Any Number of Columns<p>Don't be forced into having a fixed number of columns across a whole page. You can have whatever you want, wherever …

A Candid Conversation With 5 Women Leaders of Advertising and Media

Two years ago, Anne-Marie Slaughter wrote a provocative essay in The Atlantic called "Why Women Still Can’t Have It All." The piece, which sparked a …

Sheryl Sandberg

Advanced CSS Selectors

It’s my firm belief that between CSS and jQuery, there’s nothing on a page that I can’t manipulate. CSS is amazing in that (as long as the proper …

Web Development

5 Best Sites for Getting Your Design Questions Answered

Participating in a community website as a <b>newcomer</b> can be daunting. Here are some things to keep in mind when you’re trying to get questions …

Best Web Apps for Aspiring Web Developers and Designers

screensiz.es is the website that allow web developers to quickly find the screen specifications of the most popular mobile devices, tablets and …

Illuminated Cut Paper Light Boxes by Hari & Deepti | Colossal

<p>Deepti Nair and Harikrishnan Panicker (known collectively as Hari & Deepti) are an artist couple who create paper cut light boxes. Each diorama is …

5 Best Books for Learning Responsive Web Design

Join <b>62,179</b> marketing managers who get our best digital marketing insights, strategies and tips delivered straight to their inbox.<p>This is a list of my …

Web Design

In Pieces: French Illustrator Marion Fayolle’s Wordless Narratives About Human Relationships

<b>In Pieces</b> (<i>public library</i> | <i>IndieBound</i>) is an uncommon piece of visual poetry by French illustrator and comic artist Marion Fayolle that calls to mind at once the surrealist whimsy of <i>Codex Seraphinianus</i>, the visual neatness of Gregory Blackstock’s illustrated lists, and the vignettes of Blexbolex — …