We’re back again with another roundup of all the web design and development related articles we’ve found published on the web in the past week. Whether you’re looking for tips, tutorials, or just something to read in the field, we’ve got you covered. Let’s have a look!

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Is WordPress Good for Ecommerce? [Pros and Cons]

Is WordPress good for ecommerce? Find out the pros and cons of using WordPress to sell your products online!
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6 productivity tips every developer should know

Learn a few tips to stay productive as a developer.
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Getting Started With Inclusive Web Design | Webdesigner Depot

A key part of designing successful websites for clients is making sure that as many end-users as possible can access and enjoy that site. So, what if you discovered that around 1 billion people couldn’t enjoy your designs? Even if those people manage to click on a link and visit the website that you create, […]
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5 Common WordPress Myths Debunked

We take a look at some of the most common myths floating around the world of WordPress and attempt to uncover the truth.
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Adobe XD vs Wondershare Mockitt: The Best Adobe XD Alternative for Beginners

Are you looking for a reliable Adobe XD free alternative? Then simply read this post and get to know about the best Adobe XD alternative in detail.
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7 Creative Ways to Use Geometry in Web Design | Codrops

Geometric figures, lines, and spaces can all be used to improve the usability of a website. Here are 7 ways you can creatively put geometry to use in web design.
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Creating Patterns With SVG Filters | CSS-Tricks

For years, my pain has been not being able to create a somewhat natural-looking pattern in CSS. I mean, sometimes all I need is a wood texture. The only
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The Women Programmers Who Changed the World - SpyreStudios

We never do notice it, but there are numerous women programmers in the world.
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CSS Generators — Smashing Magazine

In a new short series of posts, we highlight some of the useful tools and techniques for developers and designers. This time it’s all about CSS Generators: from CSS shadows to easing gradients to CSS overlays to CSS doodles.
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Choosing and Pairing Fonts in UI and Web Design

Not sure how to choose the perfect font? This guide will help you narrow down your choices and avoid some common mistakes.
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Cancellation Emails: Examples and Best Practices - Designmodo

Cancellation emails play an important role in customer retention. We have collected a few examples and best practices.
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Handling User Permissions in JavaScript | CSS-Tricks

So, you have been working on this new and fancy web application. Be it a recipe app, a document manager, or even your private cloud, you‘ve now reached
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Tropical Particles Rain Animation with Three.js | Codrops

A WebGL particle rain animation resulting in an interesting image effect made with Three.js.
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Why Thinking Ahead Is Crucial in Web Design

Good planning will help to avoid a messy build process. We take a look at a few key items to consider before sharing your ideas with a client.
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Video Tutorial: How to Create a Vintage Pin-Up Effect in Adobe Photoshop

In today’s Adobe Photoshop tutorial I’m going to take you through the process of creating a WW2 aircraft ‘nose art’ inspired image, featuring the classic ‘girl-riding-a-bomb’ style pin-up. Traditionally this style of artwork was hand-painted on bombers to boost morale and to bring good luck to the planes, perhaps the most well-known being the B-17 […]
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10 Best WordPress Theme Frameworks Reviewed (2021)

Creating new WordPress themes from scratch can be a time-consuming and demanding task that requires in-depth coding knowledge and constant learning to
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Good, Better, Best: Untangling The Complex World Of Accessible Patterns — Smashing Magazine

How do we know which patterns are good, better, best when it comes to accessibility? Is it better to use an established pattern/library or create new ones? With the myriad of choices available, we can quickly become caught up in a web of confusion on this topic.
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In Praise of the Unambiguous Click Menu | CSS-Tricks

I still remember my excitement when I learned how to build a hover-triggered submenu with just CSS. (It was probably after reading this 2003 article from
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What No One Explains About the Design Process

The UX industry puts a lot of emphasis on processes. But is that the best way to think fundamentally about design?
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Did You Know About the :has CSS Selector? | CSS-Tricks

File this under stuff you don't need to know just yet, but I think the :has CSS selector is going to have a big impact on how we write CSS in the future.
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UI & UX Micro-Tips: Volume Three. | Marc Andrew

In this follow-up article I’ve brought you another selection of easy to put into practice UI & UX micro-tips.
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13 powerful quotes about UX design (& what you can learn from them)

Get inspired by thirteen insightful quotes every UX designer needs to read, and learn how to apply them to your work.
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10 New CSS Features You Might Not Know About (2021 Edition)

With new CSS features constantly coming out, it's easy to lose track. Here are ten things you can do with modern CSS you might not know yet.
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The Ultimate Landing Page Checklist for Lead Generation - SpyreStudios

Web designers, often have to wear many hats. It’s not uncommon for designers who are self employed, or work for a family business.
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15 Psychology Principles Every Designer Should Know | Webdesigner Depot

As a web designer, you’re not really in the business of building websites that your clients will love. I know that may seem counterintuitive, but think about how vast the differences often are between your clients’ personal aesthetics and what actually works to turn visitors into customers.
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Your Website Maintenance Checklist [Weekly-Quarterly Tasks]

Check out this website maintenance checklist that includes weekly, monthly, quarterly, and yearly tasks you need to do to maintain your website!
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Web Usability: Breadcrumbs Design Tips and Practices

In this article, let's continue the theme of web usability: learn what is breadcrumbs, explore their types and check UX practices to make them work effectively.
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10 Best Free Multipurpose WordPress Themes (2021)

When it comes to WordPress themes, the choices out there are a dime a dozen, we have WordPress starter themes suited for advanced developers. We also have
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37 Simple and Useful Table Templates & Examples for Web Developers - Flatlogic Blog

37 table templates and examples for web developers and web designers. Borrow some ideas for your next project, or modify an existing one!
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