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As a developer in charge of developing websites you are more than aware of the ups and downs of the industry, especially if you're doing freelance work. There are times when you are swamped with a number of projects, while other times you'll take what you can to make sure the bills are paid.It's in these moments of desperation where you might bend your set of rules and take on a client that deep down you know aren't the type you like to deal with. Here is your guide to how to avoid it
If you are looking for a highly responsive, easily customizable and beautifully designed web template you need one built with Bootstrap. What is so special about Bootstrap and why should you care what your template is built with? Well, let's find out, shall we?
CSS has long ago become an indispensable part of web design. We gathered 10 of the free CSS tools that were released recently. Some of them will be of use to the professionals, others will benefit even those who know nothing about web design and development but own an online business and want it to perform better.
Even though mobile is ever-growing these days as a format, there are still challenges to using it satisfactorily. For instance, have you ever tried typing out an email or a text message with proper spelling and grammar on your little smartphone? Here are some awesome ideas on how a keyboard can improve the mobile user experience instead of frustrating it (as many keyboards do!)
More and more people search for medical information and services online nowadays. For those medical businesses that crave to create a fruitful online presence this guide to effective medical website design will be especially interesting.
While Microsoft and Apple may be at odds on many fronts one area in which both tech giants can agree is on the use of flat UI for their smartphone. Since 2010 the Windows Phone has featured a flat design and since iOS7 came out in 2013 the iPhone has also featured this design trend. Browse some of the more trendy websites out there as well and you are bound to see a number of other examples that feature this trend because people really like using it.
Many websites sell something. They can be B2C (business-to-consumer), B2G (business-to-government) or B2B (business-to-business). In each situation, getting conversions is the one, overriding goal of the entire website. Conversions don't necessarily have to mean that your site visitors actually buy something - a product or a service - from your site. Conversions just mean that site visitors complete a call to action of some sort.
Women look at colors and designs from a different perspective. Men usually allow women in their life to make decisions about color harmony in home design. They even ask women to shop for their clothing knowing that women have better perception when it comes to color combinations.
Creativity often changes into something different and usually into a more complex and better form. It can also be a gradual development that draws inspiration from old designs. Web design and templates follow the same creative evolution.