The top 10 web designers of 2015 It's that time again! Voting is now open in the 16th annual net awards and the leading lights of the web world are waiting to see whether they win one of the most sought-after prizes in the web design world. There are 20 categories this year, including Designer of the Year. Below is the shortlist based on nominations from the public and in no particular order. We invite you to check them out and then vote for your favourites. Don't miss this The Travel Technology Initiative - TTI Why Unique Hotel Identifiers? Through its members, TTI became aware of a common problem. With multiple electronic feeds serving-up identical properties, the same perennial questions are continually asked.
15 amazing tools for online collaboration A team of designers does not always work in the same office; you work in distributed groups, some of you may be working from home, and clients can be based all over the world. This is where collaboration tools come in – they make it easier and faster for designers to get feedback and approve artwork in a professional manner, and they come in all sort of forms, from free Android apps to Chrome extensions. Some are created specifically for designers, some serve as a concept crafting whiteboard often with tools to make simple annotations, and some are all-in-one web apps that include an element of project management. Here we gather together some of the best available online tools to allow designers to take part in collaborational work in real time. 01.
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How to Handle Complex Animations with Atomic.io Not too long ago I took it upon myself to recreate the SitePoint logo in Sketch App and then use it to create a loading screen animation for a hypothetical iOS app using Atomic.io. It involved making the two halves of the SitePoint logo fly in from the sides of the screen with an easing animation, and then transitioning the entire screen to the left, revealing the first app screen. But now that Atomic.io is officially out of beta, we have access to new features that can create more complex animations by applying delays, timings and effects to individual layers. What does that mean? Possibilities…lots of them. Walkthroughs inspiration Vessel – Early Access to your favorite videos Slack – Team Communication Luka – Food & Drink Yahoo News Digest Elevate Dropbox
The Ultimate Guide to Golden Ratio Typography Right now, there’s a mathematical symphony happening on your website. Every single one of your readers is subconsciously aware of this symphony, and more important, they are all pre-programmed to respond to it in a particular way. The question is this: