Adding Weather to Your Site with jQuery and YQL

Adding Weather to Your Site with jQuery and YQL

If you’re working on a travel, news or other locally-oriented site, adding a display of the current weather conditions in the local area is the perfect touch. In the past, this was a relatively difficult task, involving server-side integration with weather APIs and more. Today, however, jQuery and YQL (a free web service offered by…

Applying Visual Storytelling to Website Designs

Applying Visual Storytelling to Website Designs

Throughout history, storytelling has been an important communication tool – it’s how people connect with one another through means of entertainment, education, and even to instill moral values in one another. While the earliest forms of storytelling were parlayed through oral communications with gestures and expressions, the landscape for storytelling has shifted with the advent…

A Guide to Networking With Bloggers

A Guide to Networking With Bloggers

Have you ever hooked up with a blogger? For designers, the benefits of networking with bloggers can be pretty big. For bloggers, their network of designers is usually pretty small. To become friends with a blogger means you could become their main point of reference for any person that asks them about design services.

The Anatomy of an Effective Homepage

The Anatomy of an Effective Homepage

At one time the homepage would be the primary landing page of a website; the first page a user would see before continuing on through a website to find the page that allowed them to perform the task they wished to complete. Yet as time passed, and services like Google appeared, the user now more…

Tokokoo Giveaway: 5 x Parquet Premium WordPress eCommerce Themes

Tokokoo Giveaway: 5 x Parquet Premium WordPress eCommerce Themes

WordPress premium ecommerce themes giveaway? Yes, you read it right. Today, we are pleased to share this very happy news from Tokokoo with our readers. We are collaborating with Tokokoo to give away these 5 developer licensed Parquet Premium Themes that will suit your online store perfectly, for free!

10 Useful Digital Goods Deal Websites to Save You Money

10 Useful Digital Goods Deal Websites to Save You Money

Saving Money has always been a hard aim for a lot of people, because there are so many things, which have to be owned nowadays, the great majority of them being expensive but very useful. When it comes to digital goods, there are actually few ways to save some bucks on such goods, however, with…

Creating Human-to-Human Design

Creating Human-to-Human Design

In the ever-changing and expanding world of the web, reaching the end user effectively is paramount in the minds of businesses. We are entering a new age of Web design and development where this concept is apparent now more than ever. It’s not enough to have any old website – it must communicate your goals…

29 Amazing Examples of Street Art

29 Amazing Examples of Street Art

Nowadays we live in a modern and interesting century. Lots of artists can express themselves through any sort of art, no matter if it is illustration, photography, painting or often illegal street art like graffiti etc. Street art is a quite young and new type of art compared to painting for example. Here is the…

Best Practices for a Clean & Easy PSD to XHTML Conversion

Best Practices for a Clean & Easy PSD to XHTML Conversion

Design to code services are becoming very popular lately, and many designers are choosing to outsource the conversion part of web design projects. Those designers who do like to code may take advantage of this online movement, by taking on some design to code conversion jobs designer-to-designer, or design-to-developer. In other instances, web designers that…