10 Free Printable Web Design Wireframing Templates 758 shares Drafting Tips for Creative Wireframe Sketches Much like other professional designers I’m a big fan of the wireframing process. Read More 1024 shares 11 UI Kits for iPhone and iPad Development Last week we posted a collection of printable wireframing templates which included some for iPhone and iPad app design. Tagxedo - Tag Cloud with Styles
UI Design Framework Graphic styles Library 200 graphic styles to change buttons, headers or blocks in 1 click Minimal Vector Icons 260 Vector Icons for creatingWireframes and Webdesign GUI Elements Library Hundreds of vector elementsfor designing Interfaces Web Best Practices Did you ever want to resize a video on the fly, scaling it as you would an image? Using intrinsic ratios for video, you can. This technique allows browsers to determine video dimensions based on the width of their containing block. Illustration: With intrinsic dimensions, a new width triggers a new height calculation, allowing videos to resize and giving them the ability to scale the same way images do. See example one. The concept The idea is to create a box with the proper ratio (4:3, 16:9, etc.), then make the video inside that box stretch to fit the dimensions of the box. The trick The padding property is the magic that styles a box with an intrinsic ratio. The CSS rules below illustrate how to style the parent and child to create a “magic wrapper”—a container that proportionally resizes itself depending on the width of its parent. Let’s review the declarations in each rule, starting with .wrapper-with-intrinsic-ratio. The real deal The fix(es) for Internet Explorer The clean up The bonus
Very Useful Free Video Guides and Tutorials for Beginners Who Want to Create a Web Site Even if you don’t know the first thing about where to start, here's how to create your own web site. There’s some great help for you in a series of free basic videos from Microsoft. They have been created especially for people who don’t know anything about HTML and CSS. There are 21 episodes that will teach you the fundamentals of HTML5 and CSS3. Even if you are not a beginner, these tutorials are a great way to learn about the latest versions of HTML and CSS. Give them a try and you’ll be an expert in no time. Get your own favorite tip published! This tips section is maintained by Vic Laurie. Click here for more items like this.