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Form Usability: Validations vs Warnings

There’s a major difference between form validations and warnings. Form <b>validations enforce</b> a set of rules and won’t allow the user to proceed, while</b> …

How To Create a Web Design Style Guide

You're reading How To Create a Web Design Style Guide, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow on Twitter, …

Web Design

Notification Styles Inspiration | Growl-Style Jelly

Write better walkthroughs with the 3x3 Method

<i>“If you can’t explain it simply, you don’t understand it well enough” — </i>Albert Einstein<p>As a product designer, you have many roles to fill. …

Timesheet.js

Visualize your data and events with sexy HTML5 and CSS3. Create simple time sheets with sneaky JavaScript. Style them with CSS and have mobile fun as …

5 Nightmare Clients And How To Deal With Them

It doesn’t really matter whether you’re a freelancer or a design agency – nightmare clients unfortunately come with the territory. Sure, they are the …

Why Cards Are the Future of the Web

Cards are fast becoming the best design pattern for mobile devices<p>We are currently witnessing a re-architecture of the web, away from pages and …

Finding/Fixing Unintended Body Overflow | CSS-Tricks

By Chris Coyier On July 9, 2014<p>Ughck, accidental horizontal scrollbar, amiright?<p>That can be a pain, but you can usually find the offending element by …

Create high-performance mobile UIs with Famo.us

Level up to a native-code user experience for JavaScript apps<p>Sing Li<br>Published on July 01, 2014/Updated: July 08, 2014<p>The JavaScript developer …

Beautiful web type — the best typefaces from the Google web fonts directory

Simple Ceremony Is Held for French Nobel Prize Author<p>PARIS, Jan. 6—Albert Camus, one of France’s ranking writers and winner of a Nobel Prize for …

30 Amazing Examples of Loading Bar Designs for Your Inspiration

Internet connections are getting faster and faster, but from time to time there are some moments when we need to wait. In this case, creative …

Optimizing the Usability of Online Forms

Forms are the gatekeepers of the internet. They are often filled out as a starting point for one’s journey – such as signing up for an account. They …

a simple script loader that caches scripts with localStorage

Introduction<p>basket.js is a small JavaScript library supporting localStorage caching of scripts. If script(s) have previously been saved locally, they …

JavaScript

A Serious Look At Card Based Design

Cards. You may be unfamiliar with the term, but you’re no doubt familiar with the concept. Cards are ubiquitous in web design these days, and the …

Outdated Browser

CSS Stress Test

readme.markdown<p>This project is a bookmarklet for stress testing the CSS on any given webpage.<br>It indexes all the elements and their classes, and …

Performance Testing

Bounce.js

Bounce.js uses CSS3 animations and transforms, which doesn't seem to be supported by your browser. :(

Building a responsive SVG map

Visualising data is fun. Visualising election results in real time - especially so. For the 2014 local and european elections, we wanted to build …

jQuery Ajax File Uploader Widget

A very lightweight Plugin for file uploading using ajax(async) and includes support for queues, progress tracking and drag and drop.

jQuery Ajax File Uploader Widget

A jQuery plugin for file uploading using ajax(a sync); includes support for queues, progress tracking and drag and drop.<p>Very <i>configurable</i> and easy to …

7 steps to better JavaScript

<i>Screencast created by Tuts+Premium in association with net magazine and Creative Bloq.</i><p>With browser performance improving, along with the steady …

JavaScript

Better password form fields

<b>Update (1st May 2014, pre caffeine):</b> I’ve had feedback that my suggestion is bad because it makes you follow “a brain dead formula”. I wholeheartedly …

The Ultimate UX Design of: the Credit Card Payment Form

You're reading The Ultimate UX Design of: the Credit Card Payment Form, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to …

UX Design

Single Element CSS Spinners

Adaptive Placeholders

A while ago I designed an interactive placeholder thing for our forms and wrote it entirely in CSS. I made it assuming no one would ever notice, so …

Free Download: 220 Line Icons in PSD Format

Posted· Category: Icons, License Free<p>Catalin Fertu is an Interface Designer. He has shared a nice set of 220 line icons in PSD format. You can use …