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According to statistics published by the Online Marketing Institute a website with poor usability isn't too popular with visitors. Unfortunately, most people go on without realizing the effect that the way their site is laid out could be the reason they are unsuccessful. This article will help you avoid that mistake.
I've put together a list of 8 of our favourite website/UI dashboards to give you an idea of what you can achieve when creating your very own custom web admin dashboard. Plus all of them are free and very well done. So go ahead and get them for your next project!
Web designers have to rely on many different resources to put together a site that wows and impresses clients. Whether it's something to give them creative inspiration or something else altogether that helps them with the practical side of coding issues, web designers need a veritable arsenal of tools at their side to do a good job for clients. If you're working on any web-design project, you'll definitely want the following tools close by.
You wouldn't be interested in website design if you're not curious as to why and how certain colors are used for a particular website template. So let's take a close look at the use of black in web design.
Typography has always been an integral and important part of web design. I know for a fact that designers are constantly in search of design resources and fonts are among them. So here I give you 50+ FREE fonts I've been gathering for the last couple of months. Enjoy!
It is commonly said that 'Content is King'. To many people, that simply means written content. However if you consider the fact that the human brain processes visual elements 60,000 times faster than text and 90 percent of the information transmitted to the human brain is visual it makes you wonder if a text heavy website might be causing your visitors to miss your message.Enter the concept of visual storytelling.
Today, there are all sorts of things that make our jobs as web developers and designers easier. The cloud and programs like Etherpad, Twiddla, etc. allow us to work in real time with our clients even if we live in Portland while they live in Tallahassee. Programs like these are a godsend, but they can cause a lot of problems - especially if you are lax with your security. In this article you'll find steps taking which you'll reduce your chances of having to deal with the multitudes of threats.
Parallax scrolling is without a doubt one of the hottest trends in web design these days. The ability to make the background move at a slower rate that the foreground as the visitor scrolls down the page gives even flat designed sites a nice element of depth to make the site really stand out. But parallax design is extremely complex. And even those up to the challenge have voiced their concerns about parallax scrolling; but those concerns are exactly what we aim to tackle in this article.