Articles

In this category you will find articles about web design, web development and related topics. Here we also feature inspirational collections, opinions and articles about best practices.

Developing Emphasis in Web Design

By Patrick Cox on

Developing emphasis in web design can be tricky in that it all depends on what you want to accomplish with it. For the most part, whatever the product is, is what wi ...

Developing Balance in Web Design

By Patrick Cox on

Your design should be inviting and allow your users to sit down, relax, hang out and maybe look around a bit and the best way to achieve this is through visual balan ...

Great Daily Tools for Freelancers

By Patrick Cox on

Designing and developing a web project is difficult enough, but adding project management, invoicing, hosting, file sharing, and staying on task to the mix? That's e ...

Make ’em Feel at Home

By Patrick Cox on

The more comfortable users are with your website the more likely they are to enjoy their experience and come back for another visit. Make them feel at home with a fa ...

Re-thinking Browser Compatibility

By Patrick Cox on

Kryptonite is to Superman as the browser is to the web designer. The lives of web designers everywhere would be much better if browsers would render their beautiful ...

20 Unique and Creative Image Sliders

By Mary Lou on

Image sliders and sideshows have become an essential element in web design. They are a great way to display information and visual content in an interesting way. Fro ...

The Problem with Web Fonts

By Patrick Cox on

The problem with web fonts is that nobody wants to use the ‘safe’ fonts and you need as much live text on your site as possible. So what’s a design ...