Google HTML/CSS Style Guide Strictly keep structure (markup), presentation (styling), and behavior (scripting) apart, and try to keep the interaction between the three to an absolute minimum. That is, make sure documents and templates contain only HTML and HTML that is solely serving structural purposes. Move everything presentational into style sheets, and everything behavioral into scripts. In addition, keep the contact area as small as possible by linking as few style sheets and scripts as possible from documents and templates. Separating structure from presentation from behavior is important for maintenance reasons.
10 Important jQuery Selectbox/DropDown Plugins In this article i have list 10 very useful and important plugins for designers and developers. I was busy in last few days on a very project and i need some selectboxes which can filter options, multi-Selections, auto complete and search option in huge select list so i got some very useful jquery plugins and today i thought why not share these plugins with you. i am sure it would get an important place in your plugins library. Image Combo Box 18 New Useful Frameworks for Web and Mobile App Developers Thanks to the evolution in all the aspects of humanity, today web developers don’t have to waste their time on figuring out how and what to do in order to design a website. It all has already been created and all you have to do is have the right attitude and the dose of imagination. Frameworks and libraries help web developers focus on creating what they have in mind.
jCarousel Lite GitHub Star Us Kindly Star this project on GitHub jCarousel Lite is a jQuery plugin that carries you on a carousel ride filled with images and HTML content. Put simply, you can navigate images and/or HTML in a carousel-style widget. It is super light weight, at about 2 KB, yet very flexible and customizable to fit most of our needs. 35 Useful Responsive Web Design Tools With the great popularity of tablets and smart-phones, the demand for responsive website design is more serious than ever. Right now, more and more websites are adopting responsive layouts and this trend is expected to become more intense as the percentage of mobile Internet users increase. This development have created tremendous demand for the services of web designers and developers proficient in this highly adaptable system of website layouts. Already, we can see responsive WordPress themes, available from major theme providers that meet the challenges of adopting to different screen sizes. As expected, some pretty useful responsive web design tools have surfaced recently to support the design and development process of responsive websites. Thanks to the large community of talented developers who made all these resources available.
iPod Touch/iPhone App Round Up for Users with Significant Disabilities and Those who Teach Them Updated June 19, 2010 Please note YGWYPF notation means "You get what you pay for!"T&T means the blog author uses this applicationBIC is Best in Category, based only on the authors impression, no other criteria are in play * means that the app has been used by the author Transparency in Web Design, Inspiration Showcase As you have probably noticed, transparency is a pretty common trend in web design and I myself think it looks pretty stylish. It adds up character and individuality to a design, even if it adds up in popularity between web designers. You can play with the opacity on the menu or different other elements from you design and make it as transparent as you think it look best of all. You can play with tones and lighting of the transparent elements in your design and get the wanted effect. It really reminds me of the interface of Windows 7, and I can say that its design is my favorite so far. There are several methods that you can achieve this effect and it is not complicated at all, you just have to find the perfect combination and a way to integrate it with your design.
Link Building Tools We Use at Distilled The author's posts are entirely his or her own (excluding the unlikely event of hypnosis) and may not always reflect the views of Moz. We recently gathered up a list of all the link building tools and resources we turn to daily across the company at Distilled. In the "TAGFEE" spirit of generosity, we thought it might be useful to others and we thought we'd share it here.
The Best Web Designs of 2011 So Far It is every web designer’s dream to have their site recognized as one of the best web designs on the internet. With a new website going live seemingly every second, there is a lot of competition to get a site to stand out from the crowd, so designers work extra hard to create a functional, usable site with a beautiful user interface. Here are our selections for some of the best web designs of 2011 so far.
32 Creative Website Designs For Design Inspiration Today, in this article we showcase our hand-picked collection of 32 creative website designs for design inspiration from well known and popular CSS galleries like CSS Mania , The Design Inspiration , Design Bombs , Awwwards , Best Web Gallery and SiteInspire . These designs include blog, portfolio and software websites created by professional web designers and web developers. If you find anything useful for yourself and want to share it to web design community do send us details and website links via our contact form or drop links in comments. [adsense] Other posts that may strike your fancy:
Showcase of Textured Web Designs - Noupe Design Blog Feb 28 2011 So after we’ve featured some texture packs to spice up your designs, we’d like to show you what’s actually possible with these various, attractive textures. They do not only add depth and dimension into your Web designs but also embody your creative approach towards website designing. Although textures can be subtle and are most often overlooked, they can play a vital role in the effectiveness of your Web design. In today’s post, we present to you some very impressive texture-based websites for your inspiration.
FontFont Website Relaunches FSI FontShop International launched a new FontFont website, the online home for the largest library of contemporary type designs. The new FontFont is a complete reconstruction of the digital foundry's website. Everything is new and enhanced, from the visual design and navigation to the search functionality and shopping experience.