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Why your design team should consider switching to Figma. Over the last 4 months, Figma fully swept out Sketch and Zeplin from the work process of the Statsbot team.

Why your design team should consider switching to Figma

Sketch Vs. Figma: The Showdown. The past year has seen quite a rise in UI design tools.

Sketch Vs. Figma: The Showdown

While existing applications, such as Affinity Designer1, Gravit2 and Sketch3, have improved drastically, some new players have entered the field, such as Adobe XD764 (short for Adobe Experience Design) and Figma255. For me, the latter is the most remarkable. Due to its similarity to Sketch, Figma was easy for me to grasp right from the start, but it also has some unique features to differentiate it from its competitor, such as easy file-sharing6, vector networks7, “constraints478” (for responsive design) and real-time collaboration9. In this article, I’d like to compare both apps in detail and highlight where each of them shines.

Further Reading on SmashingMag: Link. Figma VS Sketch – Meng To – Medium. Figma is like Sketch in the browser with real-time collaboration.

Figma VS Sketch – Meng To – Medium

With the limited time I had with it, I can already say with confidence that it’s far more polished and production-ready than in my first experience with Adobe XD. Web Scrolling Made Easy: 20 Free Solutions. Development The scrolling effect can be found on numerous websites.

Web Scrolling Made Easy: 20 Free Solutions

It is one of the most widespread techniques nowadays. Expose an IIS Express site to your local network - Falafel Software Blog. As a web developer, testing my web app from the browser of various mobile devices is a must.

Expose an IIS Express site to your local network - Falafel Software Blog

There are plenty of tools for emulating mobile browsers on my local machine during development, but at some point I need to physically test it from another device. ASP.NET developers are used to running our web apps locally in IIS Express and testing them locally from the PC. But did you know you can expose an IIS Express site to your local network, making it accessible from other devices? Full disclosure: I am running Visual Studio 2015 Pro on a Windows 10 machine. Your mileage may vary. First, you’ll need the IP address of your machine on your local network. Next open the IIS configuration file for your Visual Studio project, which is located at $(SolutionDir)\.vs\config\applicationHost.config. Simply add a new binding with the local IP address for your machine, using the same protocol and port as the other binding.

Enjoy! Best of Atom: Features, Plugins, Acting Like Sublime Text. # Introduction Atom is an open source text editor made by GitHub that lets you easily customize every aspect of it.

Best of Atom: Features, Plugins, Acting Like Sublime Text

The entire application is written in JavaScript, CSS, and HTML so hacking the core and writing packages is much more straight forward. Cross-platform: Works on OS X, Windows, and Linux.Package manager: There are thousands of plugins created that make Atom amazing. Atom Packages.Autocompletion: An extensive autocomplete system for every language out there.File system browser: The filetree and fuzzy finder make opening projects and files very simple.Multiple panes: Split your workspace into multiple panes to compare and edit code across files. Tools which will make developers life easier. Introduction Today, the world has grown so much and has been so friendly for the developers, thousands of tools floating in the market for free, but we need to realize and have them in our bucket whenever required.

Tools which will make developers life easier

I will be discussing few important tools, which are handy and work out for every developer. Tools!! The best tool for the developer which can be installed on FireFox (add-on). This helps monitor the structure of you HTML, CSS and also javascript. Add FireBug A web development tool which will help any developer track the issue with the client side and also track the response time for the requests in the network tab.

The tool tab looks like below: What's the Alternative? The Zapbook - Explore Case Studies, Use Cases, Customers, and Apps. Introducing React Storybook — KADIRA VOICE — Medium. Sketch, Illustrator or Fireworks? Exploring A New Free UI Design App: Gravit. One of the most popular tools for screen design and illustration in the last couple of years has undoubtedly been Sketch, which became an important part of many designers’ responsive web design1 and mobile design and prototyping2 workflows.

Sketch, Illustrator or Fireworks? Exploring A New Free UI Design App: Gravit

However, an increasing number of other tools are becoming available. In this article, I will explore the first browser-based app to be viable in the vector illustration and UI design space: Gravit3. Get started with Visual Studio Code. Introduction Visual Studio Code was launched by Microsoft in 2015, and since its launch, has gained a lot of attention, for all the best reasons. 'VS Code', is a free, lightweight, open-source, cross platform, code editor that works on Windows, Linux and OS X.

Get started with Visual Studio Code

If you have ever been held back by the clunkiness of the full Visual Studio and reached for notepad++ or Sublime text to edit a file or a light-weight project, then VS Code is for you. The overhead of the all encompassing Visual Studio is no longer there .. Mattermost Overview — Mattermost 1.3 documentation. 8 outils open-source pour favoriser la collaboration dans vos équipes. Vous aimeriez bien utiliser des outils pour simplifier le travail en groupe et la communication au sein de votre équipe, mais n'avez pas assez confiance pour laisser vos données à qui que ce soit ?

8 outils open-source pour favoriser la collaboration dans vos équipes

J'ai la solution pour vous ! Découvrez donc ces 8 outils open source à héberger soi-même pour simplifier le travail en équipe. Wekan J'espère que vous connaissez tous Trello, un outil de gestion en ligne originellement prévu pour permettre d'utiliser la méthode Kanban (wikipedia). Je dis originellement, car la grande force de Trello est sa souplesse, permettant de l'utiliser de nombreuses autres façons ! Owncloud Pour moi, Owncloud est un outil indispensable pour toute équipe de plus de une personne. Notez que le service est open source et gratuit, mais l'application mobile reste payante (à moins d'un euro).

Rocket.Chat Rocket.Chat est une plateforme open source pour permettre à votre équipe de rester en contact. 11 Project Management Software Options to Help Your Design Business.