Top Tools and Resources to Have in Your Toolbox in 2017

We’re all guilty of procrastination from time to time. Did you put off a website project for longer than usual? Then it's a high time you get started on it, but you are still on the verge of putting it off again. The reason? It’s not that you’re lazy. It’s simply a matter of not being comfortable with the tools you have. Taking on the project in question is going to take plenty of time and effort. You’re still harboring…...

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10 Awesome Websites With Full-Screen Background Images

When it comes to web design, simplicity and visual stimulation is what we like, and even though it is a very difficult to balance these two, there are some website designs that pull it off. One of the easiest ways to do so is by featuring a full-screen background image on your site. Accomplishing this is easy, with slider plugins or a little bit of HTML and CSS, plus some jQuery for the effects, but you must also take into…...

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12 Awesome Websites With Earthy Tones

I recently met with two new clients to discuss the development of their websites.  I typically like to see if there are any specific colors they’d like to use, along with any preferences they may have towards layout and content.  I was quite surprised to hear both of them tell me they liked, “earthy tones”.  I couldn’t say I’d ever heard an earthy tone color combination, but it wasn’t too difficult to get an idea of what they were thinking. …...

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20 Material Design Cards with Demos and Code Snippets

Today's article brings out an amazing collection of 20 Material design cards with demos and code snippets. Design cards have increased in popularity over the years so, I've decided to gather some of the best designs which are available for downloading and using right away. The design of a card is very important and it must keep the users engaged from the first glance. These include small pieces of information and eye-catching design concepts. Many design cards include animations and…...

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Parallax Scrolling Templates

If you remember, a while back we provided a roundup on parallax scrolling websites (10 Awesome Parallax Scrolling Sites).  Developing a parallax scrolling website can be rather complex and requires a fair amount of coding in jQuery, JavaScript, HTML, and CSS. Well, that was the case until these pre-made templates appeared! If you want a website that takes advantage of the parallax scrolling effects, you should use one of these parallax scrolling templates. so let’s take a look at a…...

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20 Ways To Promote Yourself As A Web Designer

Web designers can often find it hard to get their name out there and begin getting clients. Don't fret! Promotion doesn't always have to cost money! We compiled a list of ways web designers can promote themselves, and get their name out there. Some of the ways require little to no effort, whilst others require an investment of time. Either way, these tips work and you will start getting more clients in no time! If you would like to share…...

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LESS Compilers | 20 Resources for LESS Web Developers

LESS (Leaner Style Sheets) is a CSS pre-processor that includes extra functionalities. This will help you to significantly improve your development techniques, allowing you to be more efficient. This article focuses on finding the best LESS compilers available. Browse through these 20 LESS compilers that will surely come in handy to any developer, no matter its knowledge level: beginner, intermediate or advanced. These are real time-savers and will help improve your workflow and code better. These resources can be divided into three…...

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20 Best UX Courses You Can Learn A Lot From

Nowadays, there's nothing you can't learn online! With a simple online search, you can stumble on thousands of resources to improve your knowledge, on any subject. In this article, we've included a hand-picked collection of 20 best UX courses you can learn a lot from. This selection includes both free and paid UX online courses, so pay attention to each one. Browse through this article, see which UX course inspires you and enroll in the ones that spark your interest. All…...

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20 Free Magazine Mockups and Templates

Have you just completed your project and you want to showcase it to your client in a professional manner? Here you have 20 free magazine mockups and templates which you can download and use right away. These are high-quality free magazine mockups and templates you can use to display, in a more realistic manner, your projects to your clients. These come in various shapes and sizes, for instance, A4, letter, square, etc. You can save them in fully editable PSD…...

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30 Gorgeous Web Safe Fonts To Use With CSS

We have gathered together a nice resource list of stunning web safe fonts that you can use with CSS. "Web Safe" fonts mean that they will look perfect no matter the browser you are viewing them from.  Also, these fonts are very popular and are most likely to be pre-installed on your operating system, be it Windows, iOS or even Linux. Along with each web safe font in this list is a preview image of what it looks like, and the…...

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