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Create a Slick and Accessible Slideshow Using jQuery By Jacob Gube In this in-depth web development tutorial, you’ll learn how to create a usable and web accessible slideshow widget for your site using HTML, CSS, and JavaScript (jQuery). In the process, you’ll see the concept of Progressive Enhancement in action. Final Result Clicking on the image below will take out to a live demonstration of the slideshow widget in action. 16 Best Web Design Galleries for Inspiration Web design galleries offer designers and developers creative inspiration on their own designs. By aggregating the top web designs on the web, a gallery serves as a prime spot for getting those creative juices flowing. In this article you’ll find 16 of the best and most popular web design galleries ranked in order by the number of votes they garnered on a poll that was published earlier this month.

Scandinavian Freelance Web Designer If you like what you see here I am available to do work like this for you! Hire me! @font-face Our Google Announcement :( Google have recently announced that they are also entering the web-font market - with the same free, hosted model as ours. Although we have put 100's of hours into the design, development and readying of 150+ fonts (x4 formats = 600!) 25 jQuery Slider/Image Gallery Tutorials and Plugins This post was originally published several years ago. As technology and trends have changed over the years, the content of the post became outdated. So we’ve updated the post with all new examples that will be more relevant for modern design and development.

Head Up in the Clouds: Web Design that Uses Sky Elements - Web Design Blog – DesignM.ag Get the FlatPix UI Kit for only $7 - Learn More or Buy Now It is always amazing to designer incorporating different element of nature in their designs. This time the inspiration is cloud, sky and blue palette colors. In this post we are featuring some really beautiful website that used sky, cloud images and illustrations in their design. Some of this website used stock images and some of them used vectors or combination of both.

31 Free Clean Icon Sets For Minimal Web Design All clever things are usually very simple. Sometimes you just want to stay with the old valuables and keep it subtle. These icons will look great with clean and minimal web designs and also notice since almost all of them are monochromatic you can put different colors, create your own letterpress and different effects without spending time to create your own actual icon. I think minimal and letterpress effects currently are very popular in webdesigns and many designers will find this collection useful and worth bookmarking! Two New Series So, before I ask for your opinion on what’s next – the next screencast will be covering animations (of sorts), fundamentally similar to the jQuery Coda Slider, but being used in completely different ways – this should be online next week. I’ve been thinking about the next lot of tutorials, and I’ve been thinking about introducing two new ‘series’ of screencasts, in addition to the existing request based tutorials: Playschool for jQueryLearning the jQuery API

Corporate Website Design: Creative and Beautiful Solutions - Smashing Magazine Advertisement What do corporate websites have in common with other people’s children? Three things: they have their charm, like finger-paintings on the refrigerator; they can be useful, if infrequently; they are usually admired only by the people who created them. While designers know that a user’s experience on a website has a large impact on the way that customer will interact with them, impressing that concept on the corporate establishment has taken a very long time. Trends in design are making their way into corporate web, albeit slowly; with patience and a little luck, businesses will soon start to consider carefully coded and appropriately functional design as important as their mission statement and recent sustainability reports.

28 Beautiful and Awesome Windows 7 Themes By default, Windows 7 comes with several themes. You can choose an Aero theme to personalize your computer, the Windows 7 Basic theme if your computer is performing slowly, or a high-contrast theme to make the items on your screen easier to see. Somehow, those themes don’t look appealing at all.

Trial Themes - Part 2 Latest Version: 4.6.2 | Changelog X WordPress Theme – Overview Stacks – X includes multiple unique designs inside of one powerful theme, and we refer to these designs as “Stacks.” There are currently four Stacks available in X, with more on the way. Featured Website Design of the Week 05-16-09 The Featured Website Design of the Week is a weekly feature of great Websites with great design done by awesome designers. Here are some nationality influenced pattern inspiration for your website design. In this week, we will feature the websites, Made In Space, Foehn, Weberica and Lebloe. Get to know about the website and some information about the designers. Made In Space: Web & Flash development Creative 404 Error Pages With Characters What if viewers come to your blog or site looking for something and it doesn’t exist. What would you like them to do? Would you like them to stay on your site?, of course you would like to engage them, here comes the 404 error pages. You can use the custom 404 error pages to communicate with your visitor and tell them what to do next.

Amazing Examples of Vexel Artwork Vexel is a neologism for an entirely pixel-based form of raster art that imitates the visual appearance of vector graphics technique (i.e. sharp-edged lines and areas of flat colour or smooth gradient fills). The main difference is that vexels are created using raster layers while vectors are created using vector layers. The word itself is a portmanteau derived from a combination of “vector” and “pixel. The different nature of raster programs over a vector-plotted approach gives some vexel images a unique appearance when compared with traditional rasterized vector graphics, however, the increased flexibility comes with a loss of image scalability for print media, which is often a source of criticism.

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