Category Archives Web Design

Web Design Archives

In this category you will find articles, tutorials and resources covering all areas of web design. Topics include CSS, HTML, Javascript & jQuery, responsive techniques & resources, GUI resources, templates, web frameworks, and much more.

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CMS / CSS & HTML / Drupal / Fireworks / Flash / JavaScript / jQuery / Joomla / Templates / Web Frameworks / Web Apps / Web Inspiration / Wireframe Resources / Wordpress / Wordpress Plugins

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10 Free CSS UI Kits

It has been almost a year since we last talked about free UI kits. The wait is finally over, because today we have put together ten of the latest and greatest CSS UI kits. Hope they are helpful. And if there are any CSS UI kits that we missed and you are aware of, be sure to mention them in…

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Responsive Design is Not About Screen Sizes Any More

In March 2012, Guy Podjarny ran a test comparing the performance of hundreds of shiny new responsive websites across four different screen resolutions. The results were very disappointing. Two years into the rise of Responsive Web Design, after every imaginable sort of designer and developer had jumped into the train, it took a test to almost rock the theory to…

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Mix and Match Typography Websites

2013 popularized a typography style that we previously knew from fancy t-shirts rather than websites – mixing and matching several styles of fonts. The complex art of choosing the right font has been stretched to the extreme with this trend. UXPin has reported, after feedback from designers, that mix and match typography is a major and still growing web design…

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Inspiring & Creative Contact Forms

In this post, we’ve collected a bunch of creative contact forms for your inspiration that take form design above and beyond the norm. Out-of-the-box, a typical contact form is just a bunch of empty and dull boxes, with a generic submit button. Nothing special there then. But with just the right amount of styling and design innovation you can transform…

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A First Look at UIkit – A New Front-End Framework

Recently a new modular front-end framework has been released that is well worth mentioning. Simply called UIkit, it is a lightweight framework, developed in LESS, that provides a comprehensive and extensive collection of HTML, CSS, and JS components. It is fully responsive and follows the mobile-first approach to for a consistent mobile experience. To avoid conflicts with custom CSS or…

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20 Free Web Layout PSDs

It is has been a long time since we last took a look at what free web layout PSDs have been recently released. Perhaps not as abundant as previous posts, but we did manage to find 20 templates that we feel are of such a high level of quality we simple had to share them. Here they are: 20 Free…

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Abstract or Realistic – Which Web Design Style Do You Use?

The question of what a website’s style should embody is a frustrating one for many designers, because, of course, everyone wants to capture the essence of the company/product in the clearest and most appealing manner possible. But with so many tools, resources, and style inspirations available online, designers often suffer from an excess of options. So, how should you begin…

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Theme Shop or Theme Marketplace?

Let us say, you have started creating themes for WordPress users. All your designs and files are in order, you have spent hours coding and working with CSS, your PHP skills are exemplary. You are all set to offer premium themes to the world and watch your bank account grow overnight. Question is, how do you go about selling your…