background patterns and tiled background patterns Repeating background patterns and images, patterns such as these can be used for a host of things such as a web page backgrounds, or adding that extra detail to a containing block, adjust the visibility and you’ve got a great new look for some thing that would normally look quite plain. Here you’ll find some tutorials on how to create your own patterns and some resources to download patterns. Download Patterns Below are a few sites that have huge collections of background patterns for you to download and use for free.
Lost in Translation "Language is the source of misunderstandings." — Antoine de Saunt-Exupéry in The Little Prince Important: Systran, which for years provided our translation functionality, shut down their service in May. We're now using Google Translate. Unfortunately, the Google Translate API has been officially deprecated as of May 26, 2011. Google's API will be shut off completely on December 1, 2011. Therefore, barring the emergence of new, publicly-available machine translation API, this site will disappear on December 1, 2011. 80 Stunning Background Patterns For Your Websites « Noupe Oct 28 2009 We are always attracted to the outstanding design, layout or content when we click in a website, but seldom of us would notice the textures and patterns that are used. If there are only background colors, many websites would not be that eye-catching as they are now. Patterns can be simply repetition of simple stipes or polka-dots, others can be more complicated with complex combination of images and colors. A pattern must go with the overall style of the website, or it could be rather distractvie and annoying. We have collected the following 80 brand new and stunning patterns.
Vaclav Krbusek's Leftovers POJĎ MI HOP - T-Mobile facebook appThis is T-Mobiles christmass sky jumping game. I've did the interface and also the graphics and animation. It unexpectedly become the most successful FB app in Czech Republic for 2012. Pilsner-Urquell 170letThis is kind of a puzzle-quiz-microsite-thing made for famous czech beer brand. The gameplay is horrible, technology obsolete, but despite that a lot of people played it. Probably because of the beer keg you could win.
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Checkerboard, striped & other background patterns with CSS3 gradients You’re probably familiar with CSS3 gradients by now, including the closer to the standard Mozilla syntax and the ugly verbose Webkit one. I assume you know how to add multiple color stops, make your gradients angled or create radial gradients. What you might not be aware of, is that CSS3 gradients can be used to create many kinds of commonly needed patterns, including checkered patterns, stripes and more. View demo (Works in Webkit, Firefox 3.6+, Opera 11.50+ and IE10+) The main idea behind the technique is the following, taken from the CSS3 Images spec:
50 Professional Web Design Agency Web Sites When designing the homepage of any web design agency, it basically comes down to what clientele you are targeting: Is it corporate businesses and professional individuals or is it small corner-shop stores and and personal homepages and blogs? How your agency is first portrayed to any potential client is one of the three cornerstones to your success. Firstly, being a good and professional designer or developers is a must, secondly, being savvy within business and marketing will bring in business, and lastly, first impressions do count, not only personally but also professionally. So make sure you give your design agency web site the thought and design it needs, or better yet, what your potential clients will want. In this seventh part of our Web Design Styles Series, we have 50 well designed and professional web design agency web sites (that was a mouth-full!). The designs have been split into the following categories: Clean and Minimal, Corporate, Original and Unique and finally, Dark.
100+ Seamless Patterns Great for Creating Website Backgrounds 1026 shares 200+ Seamless Patterns Perfect for Website Backgrounds We’re always on the lookout for great freebies to share with our readers, and today we’ve got some seamless patterns. Business - CSS Creme New! Home Web designers Directory Free Fonts Inspiration Tutorials News Submit site Resources designers profiles top rated designers heat maps