Fun alternatives to loader spinners are available online. Web designers have the option to create one themselves or use available resources on the internet. As a web designer, there is nothing wrong with using conventional and basic progress indicators. However, it is always enjoyable to spice things up and look for fun alternatives. Why is […]
With the steady rise of Mixed Martial Arts in the mainstream and the new followers of the sport, you would think that the marketing teams for the fighters would know that their target demographic spend hours every day online and would probably be their biggest promoters. But judging by the style of the following 25 websites from 25 of MMA’s top fighters, I am assuming they didn’t get that memo.
How can we optimize fonts for faster loading times? We all know that web performance significantly affects the internet traffic of a website. But every web designer knows that small elements, like fonts, have a direct effect on site speed and performance. So this means, intelligently selecting and optimizing fonts is a web designer’s priority. […]
Pushing and pulling from a Git repository can either be a lightning-fast click of a couple of arrow keys or a nightmare, when errors occur and your hard work is at risk of being lost forever. Something you may run into is the fatal: refusing to merge unrelated histories error. This Git error frequently occurs […]
Church websites tend to do one thing very well – they target their marketing audience beautifully with their website designs. They know that for youth group websites, the kids tend to flock to something that is semi-grungy more than something with a bunch of middle-aged photos tossed around on it. They hit the nail on […]
If you’re a web designer, you know that being able to store and access files that relate to your design ideas is critical. After all, a design can take a fair amount of time to perfect. You don’t want to waste any of that time by laboring on an idea that gets lost because it […]
Graphic design is a very lucrative industry. Lots of businesses depend on visual content for creating brand assets and publishing graphics for their posts. And they’ll be looking for someone who has knowledge in using different tools and implementing the best practices to achieve these. Even if you’re still starting out with your career as […]
Progress indicators, or also known as progress bars, are normally added to a website or a page to show the status of ‘ongoing processes’. Progress bar UI designs and their uses can be best illustrated via examples and this post will show you exactly that. Now, depending on a website, the processes shown by the […]
How many web designers can say that there are too many places to draw inspiration from? Exactly. None. Inspiration is welcomed from high and low, far and wide. Sure, there are CSS galleries you can check out or even other designers’ portfolios on Twitter or other social media websites, but what about DeviantArt?