10 Predictions For Web Design Trends in 2015

The beginning of each year is marked by intense discussions about future web design trends: everyone shares its assumptions. It has become a tradition, so the time has come to put our 2 cents in. We have compiled a list of 10 predictions that in our opinion will turn out to be correct to a…

Mastering the Art of Video Backgrounds in Web Design: Two Weeks of Free Files & Resources

This is a sponsored post via Syndicate Ads. By now, you’ve probably seen websites with video backgrounds popping up everywhere. Fueled by increasing internet speeds, advanced browser technology and the ease of capturing HD videos, the video background phenomenon first started turning up in the creative industries. Since then, everyone from car makers to lifejacket…

Dashboards: What They’re Good For and How to Build One

This is a sponsored post via Syndicate Ads. Dashboards. Chances are you’ve heard of them, but you’ve never bothered to build one yourself. You might not even know what they’re good for. In this tutorial we’re going to walk you through building your very own realtime dashboard. We’ll show you examples of things you can…

New Web Design and Development Resources: #4 February Edition

Hello, peeps! Here we go once more, bringing you the best in new resources for all your web designing and developing needs. This complete collection puts at your disposal widgets, web templates, UI kits, plugins, icons and other fancy stuff to make life a little easier with your projects. Hope you will find them useful….

Predicting the Future: The Best and The Worst Tech Predictions of All Time

These days, predicting what is going to happen next month in the tech world is opening yourself up to either miserable failure or ego-boosting success. The world of technology moves so quickly currently, but that hasn’t always been the case. In the 1970s and 80s when fax machines were seen as the most modern and…

How to Make Your WordPress Site Blazing Fast

This is a sponsored post via Syndicate Ads. Today’s web users have the need for speed. With internet and cellular connections getting faster and faster, users expect sites to feel snappy. As developers, we must make sure we’re doing our best to serve those pages quickly. This article will focus on what you should be…

The Best New Free Fonts Released in January 2015

Each month an amazing amount of new free fonts become available. Some are not of the highest quality, but there are a lot that are worth featuring in a round up, and by doing so perhaps we are able to save you the time of trawling through them all. Designers can never have a large…

Modular Approach: Website Design Based on Grid-Style Layout

Developers are accustomed to employing a grid system as a solid foundation for their websites; thanks to that, they are capable of overcoming various challenges during prototyping. They not only simply work it into a project but also get creative with it thereby offering interesting solutions that, as a rule, include trendy styles or high-end…

10 Excellent Time-Saving Tools for Developers

You are waking up early, planning your tasks beforehand and working until late at night, yet you are not on time with your projects? Many creative professionals such as web developers face this problem. Within this post, I will introduce you to a small collection of tools that can help you find an extra free…

Why Most Startups Fail Before They Start

It’s the age of quitting your job to start a blog that will make you an internet millionaire, or so say the ads for people who want to teach you how to start a blog (or “strat” a blog as one former client of mine says on their front page after they decided proofreading wasn’t…