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Responsive Images * Free Fonts & Icons * CSS Tutorials * Better design process * jQuery Slideshow

Collective 6

Envision.js

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Envision.js is a library for creating fast, dynamic and interactive HTML5 visualizations. It is a rewrite of HumbleFinance, a library for HTML5 canvas finance visualization.

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Awesome Free Fonts

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Mun typeface by Vincenzo Vuono

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Flexo Caps DEMO by Ben Blom

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Bounce by Ryan Maelhorn

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Amboss by Andreas Siess

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Henry by Marta Podkowinska

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Foro Extra Light by Hoftype

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Sofia Pro by Mostardesign

Responsive & Retina Content Images using simple CSS & a spacer PNG*

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Matt Stow shows us how to to use a trick for loading the right-sized images using a spacer PNG.

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Happy Easter!

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Maryna Aleksandrova gives us some adorable Easter greetings with this CSS3 animation of "dancing" eggs! Don't forget to turn on your sound.

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On Responsive Images

Chris Coyier talks about some possible approaches for serving inline images on websites – the responsive way. Interesting pros and cons and of course, followed by a fruitful discussion.

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Micro Icon Set

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Matt Gentile gives us this set of 110 vecor icons.

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Responsive Layouts, Responsively Wireframed

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An interactive experiment with responsive design techniques using simple layout wireframes.

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Pure CSS Tool Tips Revisited

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Louis Lazaris perfectionizes CSS tooltips and shows us how we can create a better, bulletproof solution.

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Unquoted Font Family Names in CSS

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Understand some very interesting facts about font names in CSS, what's valid and what not and when you can drop the quotes.

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WReader Code Lab

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If you want to learn how to create modern web applications, this might just be the course for you. With a set of exercises you can dive into all the latest development techniques and design fundamentals.

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Rhinoslider

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This jQuery slider/slideshow comes with a handful of interesting effects and a really useful generator that allows for a custom build of the script.

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WebPutty

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WebPutty is a simple CSS editing and hosting service that gives you a syntax-highlighting CSS editor you can use from anywhere, the power of SCSS and Compass, a side-by-side preview pane, and instant publishing with minification, compression, and automatic cache control.You can't create a new account anymore but you can get your own copy of WebPutty since it's been made open source.

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Style Tiles

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Samantha Warren shares a remarkable new design process approach with us: Style Tiles. She suggests that the current way of creating too detailed designs for clients can be replaced by the process common in architecture or interior design, a process that will convey just the right amount of the idea to the client. Make sure to also read this in order to have a better picture of what Style Tiles can look like.

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Jigsoar Iconset

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Jigsoar is a free icon set with 60 vector shapes for your next web development project. It is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

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Mobile Navigation Design & Tutorial

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Learn how to tackle the challenges of a responsive navigation and create a mobile navigation with jQuery in this tutorial.

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pep.jquery.js

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A lightweight plugin for kinetic-drag on mobile devices and the desktop (click & drag). It uses jQuery's animate functions along with CSS3 animations and it has built-in support for custom start, stop, and drag events; a debugger and the ability to customize your own kinetic easing functions.

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HTML5 Drag and Drop... with real upload

Remy Sharp shows us how to "drag-and-drop and upload" but with the actual upload part.

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