BaseKit Review And GIVEAWAY

Today we have another exciting giveaway for our loyal WebDesignDev readers. Our giveaway comes from BaseKit. ***THIS GIVEAWAY HAS ENDED***. Thank you all who commented. To enter: post a comment about why you need to build a website followed by why you want to use BaseKit. The first 10 to leave their comments will win. A few words about our sponsors: (by the way, you can see another Basekit review from Website-Builder) It seems that every few weeks another web…...

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Free Website Templates – Learn Where to Find Them

We are excited to announce the launch of WebsiteTemplatesOnline.com, a new recourse for web designers, bloggers and everyone looking for Free Website Templates. The new website provides XHTML/CSS valid website templates only, but the best thing is that all templates are free to download and use. As you may know, a website template is a web page design that makes it easy to start a new website or blog. Each template can be edited to fit your needs, and therefore…...

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FlashUSAMap and FlashWorldMap Review and GIVEAWAY (3 copies of each)

***THIS GIVEAWAY HAS ENDED*** Aaaand the winners are: World Map: Susan O'Connell Thinh Huynh Dotan Cohen USA Map: Charles Coyle LZ Donnie Bell Design Our sponsor will get in touch with you soon. If you didn't win, don't worry! Our kind sponsor has provided us with an awesome 25% off coupon: OFF25 - it works on either the USA or World map.  It is valid through the end of October. *** We have an exciting new giveaway today. As web…...

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Client Ultimatum Review and GIVEAWAY of 5 Copies!

Client Ultimatum Giveaway *THIS GIVEAWAY HAS ENDED* I had to make 6 winners because there were many great strategies shared. So here they are: Steve Robillard Les F. Charles Coyle Nuno Barreiro Brandon J Stefano TO ALL WHO DID NOT WIN: you're a regular reader because you know we have plenty of giveaways. Don't worry that you did not win. We actually have another one coming right up! --- Hey guys, today we have some exciting new for you. I…...

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GIVEAWAY: CodeMyConcept $150 Gift Card – PSD TO HTML, ends Sept. 6 2010

***Congratulations to Kate for winning this giveaway. CodeMyConcept.com will get in touch with you shortly! To all who didn't win, don't worry we will have many more giveaways this year!*** You probably already know how much we care and love our loyal readers and that we love to give them something in return for all the time they spent on our site, for sharing our content and for their overall trust. This week we are running yet another cool giveaway…...

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10 Good and 10 Bad Things About Adobe’s Dreamweaver

Written by Carl Heaton exclusively for WebDesignDev.com. Carl is the Director and Senior lecturer at WebCourses Bangkok, a leading web design school in Thailand. Dreamweaver is a tool for making web sites. Learning Dreamweaver can be a bit of an uphill struggle if you are new to either web design, html or the program itself. When you first open it, even the welcome screen can look daunting, there seems to be 1000 tools you would never even think of using…...

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The Art of the Up Sale: Top 5 Tips for Increasing Your Revenue

As we do business every day, we always wonder how to get more of it. More money, more clients, more dollars per hour while still being “competitive.” Sometimes it’s hard to make any of those things happen singly, especially all at the same time. A great way to increase your overall revenue (e.g. money in your pocket) is to work your current projects for extra work. It has all the benefits of repeat business with none of the extra work…...

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WIX.COM GIVEAWAY: Free Website Upgrade! ($120 value!)

And the winner of this giveaway is...John Pilieci! John, congratulations. Wix will get in touch with you very soon! Thank you all for participating, we have many more exciting giveaways to come so please don't despair if you didn't win! Wix.com is giving away a full year's worth of website upgrade features ($120 value!) to the lucky WDD reader who deserves it the most! This giveaway is held exclusively for webdesigndev.com readers - do NOT miss your chance to enter below!…...

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GIVEAWAY: 4th of July FREE BUSINESS CARDS Giveaway. 100% FREE.

*THIS GIVEAWAY HAS ENDED*. We have given the names of 3 winners to the sponsor of this giveaway, Uprinting.com. We hope to host more exciting giveaways for you soon. To all who didn't win: please don't despair, we will have more giveaways in the near future. As you are well aware, we love to reward our loyal readers. Today we are beginning yet another giveaway. Uprinting.com, a printing company and an industry leader in business card printing, has been kind enough to…...

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Display icons using a single image and CSS “Sprites”

Recently, I have been working on a website that has numerous icons being displayed on a single page. One of the ways to reduce server requests is to store all of your icons in a single image and use CSS to display only the portion of the image you need for a particular location on your page. This technique is commonly used by designers to display icons from a single image. It is often termed CSS sprites. First, lets take…...

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