Using CSS Background-size Responsively

Using CSS Background-size Responsively

If the latter half of 2011 is to be remembered for anything within the web community it will be for the rapid evolution and adoption of responsive web design. Though not the Holy Grail for every mobile web strategy it does correct some of the mistakes the industry made in trying to tame the untameable.

The Difference Between Print and Web Design

The Difference Between Print and Web Design

Both Print and Web Design are powerful mediums that have the power to pack a lot of impact and persuade the viewer to take action. If you’re looking to cross over into web design, or vice versa, it can be beneficial for you to understand the inherent differences that exist in each medium. And while…

Top 10 Ways to Embed Video into a Web Page

Top 10 Ways to Embed Video into a Web Page

Since digital camcorders and video editing software became accessible to the large audience, it’s no longer a challenge for anybody to make a video. This fact underlies a lot of web trends, namely the sky-rocketing popularity of video sharing portals and widespread use of video content across websites and blogs. A good piece of video…

Freebies: Black & White Minimal Social Icons Pack

Freebies: Black & White Minimal Social Icons Pack

We are eager to release a set of social icons for our esteemed readers. This release is a set of minimal design social media icons in black and white, which consist of the most popular social icons including Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest and more.

A Cut Above – 20 Exceptionally Creative Stock Photos

A Cut Above – 20 Exceptionally Creative Stock Photos

“Ever seen a whippet wearing a gold necklace?” Over the last decade it’s been difficult not to notice the increasing number of stock photo libraries, and likewise the growing numbers of stock photos themselves. Until recently I was perhaps unfairly negative in my view of the stock industry: Maybe I’ve just seen one too many…

Taking Control of WordPress 3.0 Admin Bar

Taking Control of WordPress 3.0 Admin Bar

Remember Google Buzz? Google launched it and pushed it as a default feature in your Gmail accounts regardless of the fact that few might not like it. It was after constant revelation by critics and statistics that Google realized how useless Google Buzz was proving to be. Google Buzz is a thing of the past…

A Tribute to the Dragon – 35 Awesome Examples of Bruce Lee Artwork

A Tribute to the Dragon – 35 Awesome Examples of Bruce Lee Artwork

Comparing someone to a dragon in Chinese is a common way of showing appreciation or admiration for a person’s skill, success and greatness. There aren’t a lot of people more deserving of the dragon tag than the legendary Bruce Lee. Growing up with my relatives in Hong Kong, Lee was our favorite dragon. He had…

Build Your Own Network, and Grow in the Design/Dev Community

Build Your Own Network, and Grow in the Design/Dev Community

Within the overall web design and development communities, there are endless communities within them. Within each freelancer, designer, developer, blogger, or otherwise, there is a community based around that individual as well, and a community based around each agency, big or small. Within a field that is constantly evolving, and has one of the highest…

Stock Photo Accounts Giveaway: 5 X $50 Credits from Stockfresh

Stock Photo Accounts Giveaway: 5 X $50 Credits from Stockfresh

Looking for quality stock images for your project? With a variety of stock image agencies available, we are just too spoilt for choice. Well, here’s your chance to win one of 5 stock photo accounts, each loaded with 50 download credits (worth about $50) courtesy of our friends at Stockfresh! You can use these credits…