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10 Habits Of Successful New Web Professionals

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. …

Responsive Retrofitting

What Is Retrofitting?<p>Responsive web design has changed the way standards-loving-web-makers across the internet think about building the web. …

Web Design

Mad Men, Mad Props

I started watching the critically-acclaimed series <i>Mad Men</i> on DVD over the summer, and I am enjoying it a lot. I was a little kid in the early 1960s. …

What's the Deal with Em and Rem? - Top Digital Agency | San Francisco & Austin

With all the talk about designing for responsive websites, two little words keep cropping up – em and rem. But what are they?<p>Em and rem, along with …

Line25 Web Design Blog

Here are 25 of the best education WordPress themes on the web. These stunning educational WordPress themes are a perfect fit for schools, colleges, …

8 Guidelines and 1 Rule for Responsive Images

I recently had the opportunity to work with a company that is moving to a responsive design and has over 800,000 images on their site. These images …

Web Development

7 Responsive Design Tips to Revamp Your Workflow

Responsive design is rapidly becoming the new standard in our industry, along with its evolving carousel of best practices, platforms and tools. The …

Drop-Down Navigation: Responsive and Touch

What if you need a multi-level navigation? In most cases, you design a <b>drop-down</b> menu using unordered lists. But what do you do to make it usable on …

The Flat Build – David Bushell – Web Design (UK)

The flat build is the process of coding a static website in HTML & CSS without worrying about complete functionality or CMS integration. UI …

The Flat Build (2) – David Bushell – Web Design (UK)

My article The Flat Build was a slow burner but it has picked up steam recently and for the first time in like, forever, I’m building a pre-designed* …

Responsive Deliverables

During the era of Print Design, companies would approach agencies for a brand identity system. Don Draper would then hire one of two people: either …

Media Queries are a Hack

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CSS3 Pseudo-Classes and HTML5 Forms

Hello! I’m Doctor Peter and I’m here to treat you with a dose of complementary CSS3. Don’t worry, this won’t hurt a bit.<p>Contrary to what HTML5 Please …