Yogi Bear blearily emerges from his winter’s nap, rabbits start eyeing each other suggestively, and your local 7-11 puts a heaping pile of Cadbury Creme eggs near the register: Spring is in the air! Easter will soon be upon us! This makes it a great time of year to celebrate the season by incorporating Spring […]
We know what you’re thinking – yes, it is still worth learning PHP for 2022. PHP still rules the server-side scripting world. Developers with strong PHP skills are still as competitive in the job market and can build better sites with improved user experiences. If you want to freshen up your PHP skills or get […]
It is the season of giving! Deciding what gifts to give your friends and loved ones isn’t exactly the easiest thing to do. Do you have a budget to follow? What do they like? What don’t they like? Here is a short Christmas gift guide to check out for your web designer/developer friends and loved ones:
Second only to spring, the fall is a super popular time of the year. As everyone below the Mason Dixon line asks what this “autumn” thing is all about, the folks in the Northern parts of the world cozy up in flannel button-downs and drink tea. For about three weeks, that is, and the bone-chilling […]
Summer is one of the most refreshing and relaxing seasons of the year. It gives off a happy and playful vibe that could be difficult to reflect in web design. But this does not mean that it cannot be done! In these dog days of summer, designers are pulling out all the stops to grab […]
Display fonts are typically used for large headings and are designed to catch people’s attention. These can often be seen on billboards and magazines, aimed to convey a message more directly to viewers. Advertisements also utilize display fonts for this purpose as well. They vary in size and shape and come in different styles, commonly […]
Handwritten fonts are still on-trend these days, to the point where their use has become somewhat overwhelming. We’re smack in the middle of an aesthetic age focused on simplification: the removal of skeuomorphs, the simple use of color, and direct expressions of design ideas.
There’s a million free icons out there, but not all of them are useful for real jobs. Here are the best free icons that you might actually use in your next commercial project.
Clients usually want a full revamp of their websites during the holiday season. Winter and Christmas design elements all the way. Twinkling lights, green and red, reindeers, and Santas -EVERYWHERE. Clients would want new landing pages, Christmas inspired banners and even holiday-themed leaderboards. Many websites, especially online businesses, offer Christmas sales, special promotions, and holiday […]
What, did you think JPEG would live forever? It was introduced in 1992, more than twenty-five years ago! The modern generation of web developers uses WebP for images, not the archeological specimen that is JPEG. Here’s a quick introduction to WebP, SVG, and why they’re better. TL;DR: they’re way smaller and produces faster and more […]