Ho-ho-holiday Sale! 30% off all Designmodo products

Adrian  •  Design  •  December 22, 2014
Ho-ho-holiday Sale! 30% off all Designmodo products

Christmas is around the corner. To celebrate the holidays, we’d like to offer you 30% off on all Designmodo products. For only 7 days we have dropped the price of all our Shop products. Use coupon code XMAS14 to save 30%. With the 30% discount code the prices drop to: Qards: $48 Startup WordPress Theme: $48 Startup Framework: $104 Flat UI: $27 Add any item to your cart,...

Creating a Responsive Menu in WordPress for Mobile Devices

Abbas Suterwala  •  WordPress  •  December 19, 2014
Creating a Responsive Menu in WordPress for Mobile Devices

In a responsive theme you will want some parts of your website to look the same whether you see it on a large screen device like a laptop or smaller device like mobile phones or tablets. But some parts of your website should behave and feel very different based on screen size as users interact differently. The top or the side menu is one such element where you should strictly...

Redesigning Yelp: Design Methods Driven By Usability

Jerry Cao  •  Design, UX Design  •  December 17, 2014
Redesigning Yelp: Design Methods Driven By Usability

Jerry Cao is a content strategist at UXPin — the wireframing and prototyping app — where he develops in-app and online content for the wireframing and prototyping platform. For details and visuals of how to incorporate usability testing into design, check out the e-book User Testing & Design. Before you start improving the UX, you must first understand the business....

20 Gift Ideas for Web Designers

Carrie Cousins  •  Resources  •  December 15, 2014
20 Gift Ideas for Web Designers

On the first day of Christmas my true love gave to me … a MacBook Pro with Creative Suite. Well, that’s not exactly how the holiday jingle goes, but if you are a web designer this list of gift suggestions is for you. From expensive toys to books and fun tools, we have compiled 20 great gift ideas for designers that will fit in a variety of budgets. (So make sure to copy...

16 Websites with Gorgeous Typography

Paula Borowska  •  Inspiration  •  December 12, 2014
16 Websites with Gorgeous Typography

Often we show off websites with great typography or just great websites in general. This time around, I wanted to create a slightly different list. Here is a list of 16 gorgeous websites that also happen to have gorgeous typography. Whether you’re looking for website or typographical inspiration, this list has you covered! Creative Jun Duffy A fashion retailer with an...

How to Use Qards and WooCommerce (eCommerce Plugin)

Adrian  •  Tutorials  •  December 11, 2014
How to Use Qards and WooCommerce (eCommerce Plugin)

If you have an eCommerce website, it’s very important to make beautiful presentations for your product or service. Qards is the perfect tool for WordPress to help you make attractive landing pages, presentations, case studies and websites. In this video we’ll show you how you can use the WooCommerce plugin and theme with Qards. Whether you have an eCommerce WordPress...

How to Rock in Product Copy on the Fly

John Moore Williams  •  Design, UX Design  •  December 10, 2014
How to Rock in Product Copy on the Fly

While the tech world long ago acknowledged that content is king, many companies seem a little slower to admit they need content specialists like copywriters, editors, and proofers. So, in companies ranging from scrappy startups to globetrotting enterprises, many of you UX, UI, and visual designers end up writing a lot of copy. But knowing how to craft a crystal-clear...

How to Create a Website Using Qards

Adrian  •  Tutorials  •  December 8, 2014
How to Create a Website Using Qards

Qards is a responsive website design plugin for WordPress, work with all kind of themes, that helps you create a great website in a matter of minutes. The tool uses sets of prebuilt cards to help you customize and design a site without coding to fit your needs. This video lesson will walk you through changing images, uploading logos and customizing a site. You can also add a...

Qards – Responsive Page Builder for WordPress

Adrian  •  Shop  •  December 5, 2014
Qards – Responsive Page Builder for WordPress

Qards is a WordPress tool with a variety of pre-designed cards that you can combine together in order to create the website that best matches your needs. You focus on content, the purpose of your website and the story you want to tell. Leave the rest to...

What is TypeScript? Pros and Cons

DataArt  •  Coding  •  December 3, 2014
What is TypeScript? Pros and Cons

JavaScript is far from the best-designed language and has a number of features and quirks that make it difficult to build large-scale applications: It’s easy to define a variable in a global namespace in JavaScript The equality operator (“==”) type coercion rules are confusing and error-prone “This” keyword can refer to a different object when used inside a function...