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New branding and website for global agency Fi

Leading digital agency Fi, which has offices in London, New York City, San Francisco and Stockholm, has redesigned its website and refreshed its …

San Francisco

The best free iOS 7 resources on Dribbble

When Apple announced iOS 7 there was already a huge amount of material on the web providing mockups and guesses about what the update would look like …

Dribbble

21 Beautiful Examples of Single Page Websites

Single page designs are always a good source of inspiration. They are concise, straight to the point and, most of the time, beautifully designed. …

Web Design

21 Inspiring Examples of Big Images in Web Design

Back in April we showcased 21 Beautiful Examples of Big Images in Web Design. Since there are a lot of new websites using big images, we decided to …

Web Design

21 Amazing Examples of Clean and Minimal Web Designs

As a web designer, sometimes it can be tempting to try to incorporate the latest and greatest, trendy eye candy into a design. Or use a complex color …

11 great landing page designs

The right landing page design can make or break a website – as this is the first thing your visitors will see, if you get it wrong, most people won't …

Typography

How does the new Mac Pro site work?

The most expensive Kleenex box cover money can buyAt first the new Mac Pro reminded me of those colored, plastic sheaths your grandma slides over …

21 Breathtaking Examples of Minimal Color Usage in Web Design

Choosing the proper colors for a website is certainly a very important step of the creative process. So deciding to go with hardly any color at all …

Web Design

The 30 best Drupal themes

The internet is full of web design inspiration for people learning how to start a blog or website. There are also a number of web themes available …

Web Design

How to Identify WordPress Vulnerabilities

We all know that WordPress is the primary and most popular CMS system used on the internet. We also know that security in WordPress is not always …

Creating Custom Post Types in Wordpress

Here’s a little taster from Jeremy Ferguson’s new Learnable course, WordPress Development.<p>It’s just ten minutes but it gives you a good idea of …

8 Free Tools for Testing Website Speed

Website speed is not something that should be taken lightly, especially since it has such a big impact on SEO. To help you out, today we gathered 8 …

6 jQuery Plugins for Scrolling Effects

Last week we showcased a collection of websites that take scrolling to the next level. The designers of these sites used the need to scroll as an …

jQuery

20 Single Page Web Designs to Inspire You

Single page websites, when properly designed, are a great way to put all the content front and center and increase the chances of it being seen by …

Web Design

8 Things Every WordPress Developer Should Know

WordPress is certainly a great tool, and it’s quite easy to get started. You can count on a lot of good resources (like this humble blog) and you can …

Web Design

End Technologies - The Recipe

I follow people on Twitter who produce new things. Some people like to follow just blogs, but I like to see what the people who make things …

Viewport Sizes and Pixel Densities for Popular Devices

Mobile Technology

Labels in input fields aren’t such a good idea

There’s something that’s been bothering me lately. It seems to be some kind of form interface trend where the labels for text inputs are placed …

Starter's Guide to iOS Design

21 May 2013 32 minutes<p>As someone who does work on both the development and design side of iOS apps I find that many designers struggle with the …

8 jQuery Plugins for Spicing Up Your Forms

Forms are certainly a very important part of a website. They should be intuitive, user friendly, and engaging. This is why we’ve gathered 8 jQuery …

Web Design

13 Common Photoshop Mistakes and Malpractices with Remedies

Photoshop is to a graphic designer as the rolling pin is to a baker. As a <b>graphic design tool</b>, Photoshop can be compared to the clay in a sculptor’s …

18 Websites that Take Scrolling to the Next Level

There was a time when the common practice was to try and place all content above the fold. But now, instead of fearing the scroll, web designers and …

Web Design

Transform Each Beta (Script)

Adobe Illustrator has nice features that I miss in Photoshop. One of them is Transform Each. When you need to transform group of layers, it …

Tutorials

Slider with Sliding Backgrounds | CSS-Tricks

By Chris Coyier On May 17, 2013<p>Among the many super nice design features of the Yahoo! Weather app for iOS is the transition between city screens. …

CSS

The Design That Conquered Google

Google used to divine good design through data. Fred Gilbert, the lead designer of Google’s social products, says that when he joined the company in 2006, as an intern, and again in 2007, as a designer for Google Maps, “You had to pass tech interviews and be a good front-end coder to be a designer …

Announcing Framer 2

Quality prototyping for mobile and desktop<p><i>framerjs.com</i><p>Framer is a tool to build interaction and animation prototypes for mobile and web. You can use …

Typographic Design Patterns And Current Practices (2013 Edition)

Smashing Newsletter<p>Upgrade your inbox and get our editors’ picks twice a month.<p>With useful tips for web devs. Sent 2× a month.<br>You can unsubscribe any …

Best Practices Of Combining Typefaces

11 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. …