It’s Friday, and around here that means it’s time for another edition of “This Week In Web Design”! It also happens to be Valentine’s Day, and we think you’ll LOVE our list of resources for all things related to web design that were published over the past week. (Sorry, just couldn’t resist.) Dive on in and bookmark away!
What modern web design trends are on the horizon for 2020 — and how can you use them to freshen up your site?
A collection of fantastic podcasts aimed squarely at UX designers that you should definitely add to your “to-listen-to” list.
The feast or famine cycle is the burden bearing down on many freelancer’s backs. However, that doesn’t mean freelancing isn’t a wonderful way to make your money.
In this article, we’ll discuss successful website launching, from creating the design to creating the buzz.
This roundup is packed with new tools to help you through projects or learn new tricks to enhance your skillset.
The latest collection of interesting and modern UI interaction and animation concepts.
Let’s explore some sources outside of web design that we can mine for inspiration.
When done well, conversational UI and chatbots can provide a more intuitive and helpful experience but also take the overall experience of the app to a whole new level.
Do you want to learn how to connect php to MySQL and perform different types of database operations? You’ll find it here.
These ten UX design fails prove that even top companies can sometimes drop the ball.
The goal is to request that RSS feed, parse it, and do something useful with the data in it. RSS is XML, and XML is arguably not as easy to work with as JSON.
A design conference is a great way to recharge, refresh, and develop new skills to make you better at your job. But planning for attending a conference can be a little bit intimidating.
New to CodeIgniter? Here is an awesome place to start and get the most out of this powerful framework.
Short term results can be OK, but good long term results are what you want if you are to grow in your profession. In terms of web design, that means subscribing to, and adhering to, design trends that have staying power.
What are the common mistakes that can actually bring your site down and how to avoid them?
You will find this article useful if you are looking for a quick primer on the new patterns of React Router.
Get a solid understanding of how the whole WordPress user management and role system works conceptually.
Take a look at how to use grid-template-areas to place items.
Using a WordPress page builder plugin and a companion “blank” starter theme.
Take a look at what LearnDash is and what it can do.
How to setup a React playground with almost zero configuration in 3 easy steps (using parcel bundler).
Go through an HTML content that should look at different styles without changing the HTML code.
This list includes invoice software that can also help with project management and time tracking as well as some that only focuses on the basics of billing and nothing more.
Accessible design is an inclusive solution in providing a structural pathway for better navigation and a great user experience for people with or without physical, emotional, and mental limitations.
Although you’ll be learning how to add data via the command line, you shouldn’t have much problem with it.
Earlier I remade the design of an old calculator entirely in CSS. I had a lot of fun making it, so I decided to do the same with a Polaroid camera this time.
Another Week In The Books
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