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A Quick Look at the Ghost Button

Every year various design trends fade in and out of the community. In 2014, one of the dominant design trends to pass through the web design world has been the Ghost Button. To understand the Ghost Button, we must firstly go over the Ghost Button itself, where this trend originated from, what are some of the pros and cons, and…

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What You Need to Know about Designing Information Dashboards

We come across information dashboards everyday in various applications we use. Have you seen a dashboard that looked plain ugly? Have you come across one that didn’t inform you, the viewer, but confused you about what it’s trying to say? Or have you seen one that you were drawn to because of how visually appealing, and how informative it is?…

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20 Beautiful Free Fonts from Recent Months

In today’s roundup we take a closer look at some of the most beautiful freely available fonts that have been released over the last few months. We have purposely focussed on clean and easy-to-read fonts that would we feel would make a perfect typographical fit for the titles and headlines of your webpages. We have included both serif and sans-serif…

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Giveaway: Win 1 of 5 Extended Licenses for these 5 Responsive Multi-Purpose HTML5 Templates

We have another fantastic giveaway from our friends over at DealFuel. They are giving away the extended license to their hottest selling product, the 5 Multipurpose HTML Templates Deal! They have given us 5 copies to giveaway to 5 lucky winners. All you have to do to enter this givewaway is subscribe to their newsletter. So if you love making…

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Common SEO Myths & Misconceptions

There isn’t a day that goes by that I hear from a client something they have heard about SEO that isn’t even close to the truth. It seems there are more stories about SEO than Chuck Norris. A quote by George Bernard Shaw comes to mind: “Beware of false knowledge; it is more dangerous than ignorance.“ In the SEO world…

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The Guide To UX Design Process & Documentation

Documentation is instrumental for concepting, designing, creating and measuring the performance of products. But it shouldn’t be done just for the sake of maintenance. After all, there’s nothing about a thick stack of paperwork which resembles the experience of your real product. As Lean UX advocate Jeff Gothelf describes in a piece for Smashing Magazine, thick deliverables created simply for…

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30 of Our Favorite jQuery Plugins from the Last Few Months

In this post we have collected some of our favorite jQuery plugins that have been released over the last few months. And just to help make your jQuery plugin search that little bit easier we have categorized the plugins into the following categories: jQuery Plugins for Page Layouts, jQuery Plugins for Images & Video, jQuery Sliders & Galleries, jQuery Typography…