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Creative Commons. Top 5 Screen Recorders For Windows (Free Software) Free Icons - Page 4 of 99 free download. RGB-Hex-Decimal-CMYK Color Conversion Tool. 15 Effective Tools for Visual Knowledge Management. Since I started my quest a few years ago searching for the ultimate knowledge management tool, I’ve discovered a number of interesting applications that help people efficiently organize information.

15 Effective Tools for Visual Knowledge Management

There certainly is no shortage of solutions for this problem domain. Many tools exist that offer the ability to discover, save, organize, search, and retrieve information. However, I’ve noticed a trend in recent years, and some newer applications are focusing more on the visual representation and relationship of knowledge. I believe this is in part due to the wider adoption of mind mapping (and concept mapping), and leveraging concepts and advances in the semantic web community. Most traditional personal knowledge management (PKM) or personal information management (PIM) applications offer the same basic set of features: These are essential features, however don’t offer too much to the more visually-inclined knowledge junkies. 15.

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Do a Website Redesign like your JJ Abrams

It really is. There have been two attempts to reboot the cultural phenomenon that is Star Wars. George Lucas gave us three prequels that, while generating some $2.5 billion in box office worldwide, were largely reviled for their lack of magic and stunted acting. Now JJ Abrams is rebooting with a sequel to the series called Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

3 Crucial UX Considerations Before Going Parallax. Skeuomorphism gives way to flat, and flat gives way to … something in between.

3 Crucial UX Considerations Before Going Parallax

One technique that’s taken hold in recent years is parallax scrolling — a visual effect that adds the illusion of depth to your site. In this piece, we’ll explain a few things you must consider if you want this technique to work for you. Having both the foreground and background content scroll at different speeds creates an illusion of depth. As Jacqueline Kyo Thomas points out in her excellent UX Matters article on the subject, “Parallax scrolling is very effective in guided storytelling.” In other words, you can help sell your products or services through a scrolling storybook. Sites such as “The Boat” by Nam Lee use parallax as a narrative device. When it comes to parallax, you must consider multiple factors ranging from SEO to usability best practices. 1.

As described in the free e-book Web UI Best Practices, parallax can come at an expense – your site’s search engine optimization. 2. Image Source: Cyclemon. Creating A Strategy For Your Mobile Website Development. Mobile friendliness is now an official ranking factor for websites.

Creating A Strategy For Your Mobile Website Development

As of 21st April 2015, Google have been boosting the ranking of mobile friendly pages around the globe on mobile search results. The reason, of course, is simple. Google are addressing the frustration that many of us encounter when browsing the web on our smartphones – when we are forced to double tap or zoom in on the content in order to read it, we leave. Responsive design is nothing new, of course, but now the search engine giant have turned it into a ranking factor it is no longer an option but an imperative that your website design be mobile friendly. How to Easily Display Code on Your WordPress Site. Do you run a development related blog and want to share code snippets on your blog posts?

How to Easily Display Code on Your WordPress Site

By default, showing codes in your WordPress site is not easy. For security reasons WordPress filters out any raw code added into posts, widgets, or comments. 10 High Impact Shopify Apps That Can Help You Sell More. The Shopify App Store is filled with hundreds of great apps that can help merchants streamline their day-to-day tasks, add brand new functionality to their store, and make it easier to run their business.

10 High Impact Shopify Apps That Can Help You Sell More

We often get asked which of those apps are the "best," but with so many different business needs and tastes, it's really impossible to say. However, there are some apps that can provide immense value for just about any business owner who uses them. We crawled through hundreds of listings to find the apps we thought could help the most businesses the fastest.

How to Add, Edit or Delete a User in WordPress. Once you are established with your new WordPress website, you will likely want to add new users so that they can help you write new content or manage your existing content.

How to Add, Edit or Delete a User in WordPress

Thankfully, WordPress makes this extremely easy. In your WordPress Dashboard, hover your mouse over Users then click All Users. Once you do that, this page will appear. Click “Add New” 11 ways to screen your front-end developer candidate. For any business with a website, your front–end developer is arguably one of your most important hires.

11 ways to screen your front-end developer candidate

Their code, UX sensibility, and ability to work with both your tech and design teams determines how people will interpret your brand. To help you choose wisely, I asked a group of successful entrepreneurs from YEC the following question.