Pingdom Giveaway: 10 x 1 Year Free Standard Account worth $500 Each

Pingdom Giveaway: 10 x 1 Year Free Standard Account worth $500 Each

You have designed and developed a website, now it’s finally time for it to go live after weeks of preparation. You are excited about the prospect of your site as you open your door to the visitors around the world. While you work on the marketing and promotion of your website, it’s crucial for your…

Introducing PSD2HTMLPros.com: PSD to XHTML/HTML5 Coding Service

Introducing PSD2HTMLPros.com: PSD to XHTML/HTML5 Coding Service

Being a productive designer means focusing on your core strengths, when it comes to coding or programming websites, most choose to outsource. The PSD to HTML industry is flooded with companies from all over the world, from India to Europe to North America. So how do you find the right one? Not one which will…

A World Without Web Designers

A World Without Web Designers

Imagine it…a desolate world, a world without color or music – a world where everything looks like the Drudge Report. This, my friends, is a world without web designers. Since the World Wide Web was developed in the early 1990’s, it has undergone quite a few changes, both functionally and superficially and web designers have…

It’s a Wild World Series: Amazing Close-Up Images of Insects

It’s a Wild World Series: Amazing Close-Up Images of Insects

Insects include species that perhaps cause the most fear in humans, such as spiders. There are also some insects that appear to have no real reason for being – on the other hand, there are many insects that we simply couldn’t do without, such as bees: Albert Einstein estimated that the human race would survive…

Create a Dynamic Flip Out Card with FlipOut_Cards.js

Create a Dynamic Flip Out Card with FlipOut_Cards.js

The overload of information has always been problematic for web designers and developers. Today, I have decided to tackle this issue and create a plugin that lets you hide secondary information and shows it when the viewers interact with elements on the website, but as with all my plugins, you can expect your information to…

24 Award Winning Portfolio Designs That Follow Current Trends

24 Award Winning Portfolio Designs That Follow Current Trends

The current trends that have really changed the whole concept of website design during the last few years seem to be set to stay at least for the coming year. We have seen the rise of trends such as vertical scrolling, flat design, retro or minimal color schemes, slideshows including animation or video and, of…

Top 5 Content Management Systems for Freelancers

Top 5 Content Management Systems for Freelancers

Whether you are a freelance blogger, photographer or web designer, choosing the right content management system (CMS) for your freelancing business can be tricky. As a freelancer, you need a content management system that is quick and simple when it comes to usability, yet powerful in terms of personalization. After all, standing out from the…

From Illustrated Maps to Antique Photos: 5 Content Ideas You Haven’t Tried…Yet

From Illustrated Maps to Antique Photos: 5 Content Ideas You Haven’t Tried…Yet

The worst thing you can be online is stale. It’s easy to see who updates their website or blog regularly, and who doesn’t. But updating your website with the same material isn’t enough if you want to keep your readers interested. You need new content and something fresh and original for your audience to look…

5 Reasons Your Resume Should Be Web Based

5 Reasons Your Resume Should Be Web Based

We have moved well into the digital age, yet when it comes to applying for jobs we still submit an archaic representation of ourselves, an A4 piece of paper. Our resume is the first and often only view a potential employer gets to see of us. So it better be damn good. Sadly, the traditional…