15 Contact Pages Showcasing Great User Experience

Paula Borowska  •  Inspiration  •  August 18, 2014
15 Contact Pages Showcasing Great User Experience

When it comes to contact pages, they should have a wonderful user experience. Contact pages are the gateway to getting people to, well, contact you. If the page is not informative nor inviting it will be hard for a potential client, user or whomever to get in touch and spark an opportunity. This is a collection of 15 great contact pages that have delightful user experiences....

Using Nesting Styles in Preprocessors

David East  •  Coding  •  August 15, 2014
Using Nesting Styles in Preprocessors

Nesting styles are one of the core features of CSS preprocessors. While the concept is simple, there are a few things to be aware of. In this video, we’ll go over the basics of nesting and how to incorporate combining classes as well as pseudo-classes. We’ll do all of this while sprinkling in some best practices along the way. The tutorial explains how to set...

Hot Social Design Patterns for Mobile

Chris Bank  •  Design, UX Design  •  August 14, 2014
Hot Social Design Patterns for Mobile

A Deeper Look At Patterns Designed By The Hottest Apps Today In this article, Chris Bank of UXPin – The UX Design App discusses the importance of social design patterns and details examples from some of the hottest mobile apps today – more examples of these patterns and over 45 additional mobile design patterns are covered in detail in UXPin’s free e-book, Mobile UI...

How to Move a WordPress Website from HTTP to HTTPS/SSL

Agbonghama Collins  •  WordPress  •  August 12, 2014
How to Move a WordPress Website from HTTP to HTTPS/SSL

Google recently announced that it has started using HTTPS as a ranking signal. And that has implications for your site and whether it uses an HTTP or HTTPS protocol. For now, it’s only a very lightweight signal affecting fewer than 1 percent of global search queries, and carrying less weight than other signals (such as high-quality content) in order to give website...

How To Use Flat UI Pro and Angular.js to Build a Web App

Valery Vorobyev  •  Coding  •  August 11, 2014
How To Use Flat UI Pro and Angular.js to Build a Web App

Almost anyone can build a single-page web applications using Angular.js and Flat UI Pro. All it takes is a little background in Angular.js to complete this tutorial. Angular.js is a powerful, modern and popular framework for development single-page web applications. (Get up to speed on using this framework from the website of the project.) No matter how wonderful the...

5 Best Practices for Single-Page UX Design

Armen Ghazarian  •  Design, UX Design  •  August 8, 2014
5 Best Practices for Single-Page UX Design

Everybody loves single-page websites. There is definitely some chemistry with this design trend. It has been around for quite a while, but it’s still on the rise and too many websites opt for it. A long time ago, having a single-page website was not something you would be proud of. Those were purely informative, “business card” websites that were considered cheap and...

Material Design Resources and Inspiration

Paula Borowska  •  Design  •  August 6, 2014
Material Design Resources and Inspiration

Material Design is Google’s new visual language. Google wants to combine great visual design with technology in order to make a better user experience. The concept of material design is so new that a lot of documentation is not out there. However, I have found some resources to get you started as well as material design style inspiration. Google Provided Resources Google is...

Understanding Media Queries in WordPress Responsive Themes

Abbas Suterwala  •  WordPress  •  August 4, 2014
Understanding Media Queries in WordPress Responsive Themes

The way customers are viewing your website is evolving every day. The only way to see a website few years back was through a desktop or a laptop with a large screen. Websites had to be designed for only large screen sizes. This has drastically changed. Customers have devices of various sizes — mobile phone, tablet or laptop — and will consume your website on all...

Hot Navigation Design Patterns for Mobile

Chris Bank  •  Design, UX Design  •  August 1, 2014
Hot Navigation Design Patterns for Mobile

A Deeper Look At Patterns Designed By The Hottest Apps Today In this article, Chris Bank of UXPin – The UX Design App discusses the importance of navigation design patterns and details examples from some of the hottest mobile apps today – more examples of these patterns and over 45 additional mobile design patterns are covered in detail in UXPin’s free e-book, Mobile UI...

16 Places to Find the Best Free Stock Photos

Carrie Cousins  •  Resources  •  July 30, 2014
16 Places to Find the Best Free Stock Photos

Good images are a key part of putting together a great website. But finding images to use can sometimes be difficult. Your options are to take the photos yourself, buy images from a photographer or stock image site or to find images that are free and available for use. That’s what we are going to look at here today. There are a variety of places where you can find free...