New Web Design and Development Resources: #14 January Edition

Here we are again with another round of design and development resources that have been introduced at the start of this new year. As usual, you will find here mockups, icons, jQuery plugins and much, much more. New for Designers and Developers Free Notebook Mockup A cool mockup scenario featuring a notebook over a light…

Absolutely The Best 12 Web Design and Development Tools For You

Web designers and developers love their job the most. These professionals do not even need any on-job training but, considering today’s nature of work which is really competitive, it is important for them to have knowledge about the tools that prove to be beneficial while working on projects with tight deadlines. Every month, a new…

Awesome Typography That Takes Titles to the Next Level

Modern techniques allow obtaining amazing results: offer visitors outstanding experience, engage them in an interactive environment, impress with stunning vivid illustrations, and so on. Nevertheless, despite such a lavish diversity and tremendous potential the common constituent of any UI, aka typography, is still a fully-fledged player in this arena that has passion, ardor, and courage…

characterCounter: Building a Feather-Weight jQuery Character Counting Plugin

Have you ever received a long unwanted or overflowing email through your contact form? If yes, then no wonder you have either deleted it permanently or ignored it. Isn’t it a good idea that we allow our users to enter only an exact number of characters to keep their message concise? Just like Twitter, we…

How GitHub Can Help You To Improve As A Web Developer

Just like everybody else at some point, I knew GitHub was a way to gain access to open source projects. It was the place which allowed me to grab the necessary files for my websites, read the documentations or raise issues. During the past 2 years I have discovered it is in fact a fantastic…

The Floating Action Button – An Upcoming Popular Design Trend

The floating action button is a lightweight, elegant, dynamic, fast and efficient assistant that aims to support the primary navigation and enhance user experience. Being just a small circular element that moves along with the user, independently soars above everything and as a rule, adheres to the right side, it is able to extend the…

Steps to Formulate a Mobile WordPress Website With jQuery Mobile Library

In today’s day and age, it can be clearly said that WordPress is one the most popular and frequently used CMS platforms for creating themes. WordPress has further enriched the user experience through their use of jQuery. As developers, it is a must that we realize that there is a difference between a mobile website…

Why You Can Never Hate These Subtle Transitions On Scrolling Examples

Animations and dynamic effects have become an integral part of modern websites. They are no longer something extraordinary, they just standard tools for enriching user experience, making the project more harmonious and enjoyable. While we have discussed animations fervently, just take a look at our previous articles such as The Fresh Trend of Dynamic Abstract…

Pantone and Web Design: Beautiful Pink and Blue Color Schemes

Pantone recently announced their Color of the Year, and surprisingly they have chosen 2 colors, a pink (Rose Quartz) and a blue (Serenity). They say they have a softer take on color for 2016 and their Color of the Year is a blending of 2 shades. Pink and blue are not used together very much…

We Are Giving Away 3 copies of Filter Forge 5.0 Professional Edition!

Whether you are a digital artist, image manipulator or simply someone who loves editing and creating images, you will appreciate a software to speed up your work process and make your life easier. You may be familiar with Filter Forge, after all, this computer graphics program has been around since 2007 and is in continuous…