Category: Design

Free Illustrations: Trendy and Artistic Graphics that Tell Stories

GraphicsNataly Birch • April 22, 2019 • Share Share Tweet Share Pin It The new trend in graphic design and illustration for web, finally, is art meets illustrations. People love illustrations. Whether it is a

Sketch vs Figma, Adobe XD, And Other UI Design Applications

About The Author Ashish is a designer, technology enthusiast and gamer. Other than drooling over gadgety goodness on the web and elsewhere, he leads a UX Design Studio in Pune, … More about Ashish… For

Emojis in Email Newsletters: What You Need to Know

DesignNataly Birch • April 19, 2019 • Share Share Tweet Share Pin It Emojis have a long history. It began in the 1980s when Scott Fahlman, leader of Common Lisp, introduced to the world the

Privacy UX: Better Notifications And Permission Requests

About The Author Vitaly Friedman loves beautiful content and doesn’t like to give in easily. When he is not writing or speaking at a conference, he’s most probably running … More about Vitaly… This series

Optimizing Performance With Resource Hints

About The Author Drew is a director at edgeofmyseat.com, co-founder of Notist and lead developer for small content management system Perch. Prior to this, he was a Web Developer … More about Drew… Many performance

The User’s Perspective: Using Story Structure To Stand In Your User’s Shoes

About The Author John is a storyteller with design and development skills. By day he designs and builds websites and mobile apps, by night he spins sci-fi stories at StoryLab … More about John… Story

10 Top WordPress Plugins You Can Use to Improve Your Websites

WordPressEditorial • April 16, 2019 • Share Share Tweet Share Pin It WordPress plugins are very important. They are to your website designs what cheese, sour cream, and bacon bits are to a baked potato.

Design At Scale: One Year With Figma

About The Author Paul Hanaoka is a Design Manager at Liferay, based in the suburbs of Los Angeles, and serving the North American teams. His passion is at the intersection of … More about Paul…

Monthly Web Development Update 4/2019: Design Ethics And Clarity Over Style

‘Ethics’ and Ethics” is more than a typical article. It’s a detailed essay exploring what the term ‘ethics’ really means, how its meaning changed in recent times, and how diffusion of responsibility makes it hard

Art Direction For The Web Using CSS Shapes

Designer and author of “Art Direction for the Web”, Andy Clarke, has never been afraid of pushing boundaries when using CSS to create exciting new designs. In this tutorial, he goes beyond basic CSS Shapes

Privacy UX: Better Cookie Consent Experiences

About The Author Vitaly Friedman loves beautiful content and doesn’t like to give in easily. When he is not writing or speaking at a conference, he’s most probably running … More about Vitaly… This series

Static Pages – Upload Static HTML Pages to WordPress

You’re reading Static Pages – Upload Static HTML Pages to WordPress, originally posted on Designmodo. If you’ve enjoyed this post, be sure to follow on Twitter, Facebook! Static Pages allows you to publish any static

35 Web Design Portfolio Projects

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Free File Uploader Scripts for Websites

ScriptsNataly Birch • April 09, 2019 • Share Share Tweet Share Pin It Do you know that each second almost 1,000 photos are uploaded to Instagram? It means that when you finish reading this article,

Understanding Subresource Integrity

About The Author Drew is a director at edgeofmyseat.com, co-founder of Notist and lead developer for small content management system Perch. Prior to this, he was a Web Developer … More about Drew… Every bit

Digging Into The Display Property: The Two Values Of Display

About The Author Rachel Andrew is not only editor-in-chief of Smashing Magazine, but also a web developer, writer and speaker. She is the author of a number of books, including … More about Rachel… We

How We Used WebAssembly To Speed Up Our Web App By 20X (Case Study)

How We Used WebAssembly To Speed Up Our Web App By 20X (Case Study) Doom 3), to porting desktop applications to the web (e.g. Autocad and Figma). It is even used outside the browser, for

Privacy UX: Common Concerns And Privacy In Web Forms

About The Author Vitaly Friedman loves beautiful content and doesn’t like to give in easily. When he is not writing or speaking at a conference, he’s most probably running … More about Vitaly… Web interfaces

Going Serverless With Cloudflare Workers

Going Serverless With Cloudflare Workers Jekyll, Hugo or Gatsby) and convenient ways to feed data into the process (such as through one of the many git based CMS’s). The Network Is The Computer: Introducing Cloudflare

Managing Z-Index In A Component-Based Web Application

Managing Z-Index In A Component-Based Web Application stacking-contexts by Pavel Pomerantsev.See on Codepen Let’s try to understand why we see what we see. There are quite elaborate rules to determine paint order, but here we