Browserling - Live interactive cross-browser testing. Paletton - The Color Scheme Designer. Flexbox Froggy - A game for learning CSS flexbox. What are the best static site generators? - Slant. CSS Shape Tools. PowerMapper.com - Website Testing and Site Mapping Tools. PowerMapper.com - Website Testing and Site Mapping Tools. Grid by Example.
Sprite CSS Generator — a script plugin for Adobe Illustrator. If you’ve never heard of sprites, have a look at css-tricks.com/css-sprites/.
Open a new Adobe Illustrator document or create an new artboard within an existing one.Choose File > Scripts > Sprite CSS Generator to open the “Sprite CSS Generator” palette window. On the palette window you’ll find three sections and two buttons: Spritepath A text input, where you can define the path of your sprite image file. It overrides the name of your active artboard, so that it stays stored inside your Adobe Illustrator document. How SVG Fragment Identifiers Work. I've talked a good bit about SVG's <use> around here and using it to build an icon system.
The beauty of <use> is that you can reference just a part of some SVG defined elsewhere and draw just that part somewhere else. That ability allows you to build a whole system out of it, solving the "many images in one request, because that's super efficient" problem that we've solved in the past with CSS sprites and icon fonts.
Masonry. The Absolute Minimum Every Software Developer Absolutely, Positively Must Know About Unicode and Character Sets (No Excuses!) By Joel Spolsky Wednesday, October 08, 2003.
Lots of sites really need a system for icons, and icon fonts offer a damn fine system. However, I think assuming you're good with IE 9+, using inline SVG and the <use> element to reference an icon is a superior system. First let's cover how it works. A nice way to handle your icons is to have a folder full of .svg files. They can be colored, not colored, multiple shapes, sizes, whatever. You can let Illustrator (or whatever) save it however, with all the cruft that comes along for the ride: Combine the .svg files. Inline SVG vs Icon Fonts [CAGEMATCH] If you're building an icon system for a site, you have some options.
If you know the icons need to be raster images, then you'll likely be using CSS sprites. If the icons will be vector images (much more common these days), you have some options. Two of those options are using inline SVG and using icon fonts. Let's compare. Please Stop "Fixing" Font Smoothing - The Usability Post. I wrote two posts on the topic of WebKit font smoothing before, but unfortunately the situation has grown worse since then.
In allowing the designer to pick their own font smoothing mode with the -webkit-font-smoothing CSS property, WebKit developers have opened up an opportunity for typographic abuse, namely, the disabling of subpixel font rendering. As I mentioned before, WebKit gives designers three font smoothing modes: Nothing, which gives you jagged fontsSubpixel-rendering, i.e. the default font smoothing mode that is used for most other stuff on your desktop OS (mobile devices don’t use subpixel rendering due to having to suport both vertical and horizontal screen orientations)Antialiased, which disables subpixel-rendering and smoothes the font on the level of the pixel, as opposed to the subpixel.
Why the choice? Blueprint: Slide and Push Menus. Magnific Popup: Responsive jQuery Lightbox Plugin. Magnific Popup is a responsive lightbox & dialog script with focus on performance and providing best experience for user with any device(for jQuery or Zepto.js).
Examples Single image lightbox Three simple popups with different scaling settings. 1 — fits horizontally and vertically, 2 — only horizontally, 3 — no gaps, zoom animation, close icon in top-right corner. Lightbox gallery You may put any HTML content in each gallery item and mix content types. PatternBolt. Centering in CSS: A Complete Guide. By Chris Coyier On Centering things in CSS is the poster child of CSS complaining.
Why does it have to be so hard? They jeer. I think the issue isn't that it's difficult to do, but in that there so many different ways of doing it, depending on the situation, it's hard to know which to reach for. Building a Responsive Mega Menu with Foundation. Mega menus are a design trend often used on large sites such as e-commerce and educational sites.
9 plugins jQuery pour réaliser des effets de parallaxe. Tendance désormais bien ancrée dans le paysage du webdesign, le défilement parallaxe (ou scrolling différentiel) est une technique qui consiste à donner une impression de profondeur à travers des portions de décors défilant à vitesse variable.
Voici une liste non exhaustive de 9 plugins jQuery pour mettre en place des effets de parallaxe sur votre site web. Superscrollorama, successeur de l’excellent Scrollorama, permet de réaliser de superbes animations et effets parallaxes lorsqu’on scroll sur une page web, notamment grâce aux transformations CSS3. Seulement quelques lignes de code pour un scrolling original et amusant. 2. jParallax jParallax est un plugin jQuery qui permet de mettre en place facilement un effet de parallaxe sur un groupe d’éléments HTML. 3.
Curtain.js est un plugin jQuery permettant de réaliser une page web avec un défilement parallaxe des différentes sections sous forme de « panneaux ». 4. 5. 6. 9. Pour conclure. Crash Course: Building an Email Newsletter. If you’ve spent your career dealing with web standards — and enjoyed watching the progressive disappearance of those creaky, old, legacy browsers — your first contact with email newsletter building might be a little painful. You are going to need to throw out a lot of your web design golden rules to get the compatibility you’ll need with email clients. In fact, while in 2013 the Standard Web Project Team had been able to say “Our Work Here is Done”, the road to email standards still appears to be very long indeed.
You can see an example of how email clients render the same content looking at Email Standard Project Acid tests. In the screenshot below, you can see how the same mail appears in Apple Mail and Gmail: HTML EMAIL BOILERPLATE v 0.5 updated 11/5. Email Client Market Share and Popularity - October 2014. Email Design Inspiration by HTML Email Designs.
Free textures for your next web project. The seigaiha or wave is a pattern of layered concentric circles creating arches, symbolic of waves or water and representing surges of good luck. Made by Olga Libby Download A friend gave me a cork wallet. I scanned it and made this. Made by Atle Mo Download The Asanoha pattern is one of the most popular traditional patterns often seen on Japanese kimono.
Le Brief Créatif de A à Z... par un créatif. Allez, c’est décidé, je me lance dans un petit topo sur le brief créatif. Quelques demandes ont suffit à me convaincre, et puis c’est dans la suite logique de mon article sur la Copy Strategy. Alors le brief créatif, what the phoque ? Primo, ne le confondez pas avec le brief client ou avec la copy strat’, c’est différent. Comme son nom l’indique, le brief créatif s’adresse avant tout… aux créas.