Icons are widely used by designers and coders when making a website. for years, we have been using images. But as modern browsers made webfont embedding easy and widespread, icons webfont started to rise. Here's CatsWhoCode selection of the ten most awesome -and free- icon webfonts.
A quality website is a website that loads fast. Readers don't like to wait, and it's also no secret that page loading time is playing a very important role in the way how Google is ranking websites. And when it comes to page loading time, images and how optimized they are is very important. Here's a definitive guide on how to optimize images for web as well as a few extra other techniques and guidelines.
As a web designer, you probably often need to design mock ups of books, CDs, bags, etc. Designing that stuff from scratch can be really long and complicated, but happily Photoshop actions can make the job a lot easier. Today, I'm gald to introduce you a pack of 100 free mock-up actions for Photoshop.
Typography is often neglected on websites. This is a shame, because by improving your typography, you'll improve both your website design and readability. In this article, I have compiled 10 extremely useful typography tips that will help you to make your website looks better.
A friend of mine recently asked me some help to design a cover for his forthcomming ebook. After designing it, I decided to make a tutorial and share it with you.
Many blog owners uses Twitter to promote their blog and stay in touch with other bloggers. I recently joined, and felt that my Tweeter homepage will be a lot better if I customize it.
In terms of web design, Apple.com is a very good exemple of clean semantic code and stunning graphics. Here's 5 high quality tutorials to design like apple.com and recreate Apple's menubar, breadcrumbs, stylesheets...