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Some Of The Best UX And UI Resources

The tools you are using today may not be ideally suited for the next web or app design project you take on. Newer tools are constantly being …

How to get started with CSS Shapes

The web has typically been a place of boxes and rectangles but an emerging CSS specification is going to change that. In this article I’ll introduce …

Web Development

Redefining Lazy Loading With Lazy Load XT

13 min read<p>Share on Twitter or LinkedIn<p>Smashing Newsletter<p>Upgrade your inbox and get our editors’ picks twice a month.<p>With useful tips for web devs. …

Web Development

Nicholas Felton Will Teach You Data Viz In A $10 Online Class

Nicholas Felton, the information designer behind Facebook’s Timeline and the annual Feltron Report, has just uploaded a course on Skillshare that will introduce you to the art and techniques of data visualization. You’ll have to enroll for $10/mo to watch it.<p>Over the course of 16 short videos (none …

Data Visualization

How & Why Prototypes Are Mandatory for Good Design

Nothing brings you closer to the functionality of the final product than prototyping. While wireframes sketch out the blueprint and mockups show the …

How to Gather Quantitative Data on User Behaviors

For the closed card sort on Yelp’s homepage, we asked participants how often they used Yelp, and how often they used the search filters, so that we could filter our data based on users with more or less experience. Knowing how many people used search filters would also give us an insight into how …

UX Design

Font of the day: Kapra

Here at Creative Bloq, we're big fans of typography and we're constantly on the hunt for new and exciting typefaces – especially free fonts. So, if …

3 tricks for adding texture to your text with CSS and SVG

You’re probably familiar with using text to mask an image in Photoshop; it’s the best known way to add some texture, or even an image background, to …

The Effective Use of Gradients on Website Landing Pages

Recently the use of <b>gradients in web design</b> has been increasing, and gradients are used for a number of reasons. Firstly, they are now easier than …

CSS Animated Headlines

To work in a 3D space, we need to set a perspective value, otherwise animated elements will look flat. Remember: the Perspective property shouldn't …

3D Rotating Navigation in CSS and jQuery

By default, the navigation (.cd-3d-nav-container) is hidden right above the viewport (translateY(-100%) and visibility(hidden)), while the unordered …

Comprehensive review of UX tools for your website

A comprehensive list of 76 UX tools that will help you build stunning web experiences through usability testing, mocking up, prototyping, verifying …