Responsive Web Layouts for Mobile Screens: Intro, Tips and Examples Designers have it tougher now than before. We not only have to design for stationary devices, but also mobile devices like the tablet and smartphones, and since we are talking about a lot of different screen sizes and resolutions here, it’s a huge task to shoulder. In light of this, responsive web design could be the best solution. 21 Fresh Examples of Responsive Web Design Responsive design is something a lot of designers talk about. And considering the importance of responsiveness and all the buzz around it, it’s impressive the amount of websites that are still not responsive. By now, with the amazing growth of mobile usage, every single website should be responsive to be able to attend to every user’s “screen size needs.” Today I gathered some fresh examples of responsive sites to reinforce the importance of adapting your layout to every screen.
Public Demo by Aral Balkan One of the iconic representations of the digital age is an image of the ubiquitous digital screen, stereotypically represented as a grid of brightly-lit pixels. This, like many of our other traditional perceptions of digital and interactive experiences, are either changing or being replaced altogether as we enter the post-PC era. New devices have such high resolution displays that individual pixels become imperceptibly small. Other devices, like the Amazon Kindle, eschew pixels altogether — opting to use electronic ink. These new devices are radically transforming what is possible in digital visual design and this has radical implications for digital typography.
Better Responsive Images With the picture Element - Tuts+ Code Tutorial This article will introduce you to <picture>, a new proposed element created to try and solve the problem of serving the version of content images which better suits the device currently visiting a web page. Why Do We Need a New Element? Responsive Web Design (RWD) has taken web developers and designers by storm, changing the way they approach the development of a website. When talking about RWD, I love to make an analogy. We, as people involved in software development, are always excited by new tools in the same way a child is thrilled by a new toy (you've heard of the recent diatribe on front-end automation tools, haven't you?).
100 Greatest Free Fonts Collection for 2012 Today we'd like to delight you with an extensive list of The Best Free Fonts for 2012. We've made a collection in which you can find Sans Serif, Slab Serif, Rounded, Modern, Display , Art Deco, Geometric, Urban, Futuristic and even abstract style types. An important part of typography is selecting the right typeface for a project. Easy Responsive Web Design with the Restive jQuery Plugin Designing Web Sites for Smartphones and Tablets sounds really great when you read about it on Web Design Blogs. You get all excited about the awesome possibilities of having your Web site look and feel good on multiple mobile devices [and non-mobile devices alike]. However, when you actually stop the dreaming and get to the doing, your joy literally gets knocked in the teeth by the fearless fists of sorrow. Have you ever been so frustrated that you shout out the phrase that is identified by those notorious initials "WTF", but you're so gobsmacked with said frustration that you skip the first word and then can't even finish the expletive, you're just like "...THE FFFFF...?!" Well, that's what it was like for me about a year ago when I was trying to get the hang of this Responsive and Adaptive Web Design thing, and I'm pretty sure I'm not the only one.
Free textures for your next web project The seigaiha or wave is a pattern of layered concentric circles creating arches, symbolic of waves or water and representing surges of good luck. Made by Olga Libby Download A friend gave me a cork wallet. 18 Beautiful Examples of Parallax Scrolling in Web Design The parallax effect in web design is something that has gained popularity over the past couple of years. When used properly, it can result in a rich and engaging user experience with seamless navigation. When used poorly, it can result in just a page with a lot of elements moving around and a terrible UX.