Looking back 5 or 10 years ago the process of designing website buttons was very tedious. CSS could handle a lot of the outer edges, but gradient backgrounds and icons required static images. And these newer design trends are still at the cusp of innovation. This means you will find plenty of modern websites still using images in place of CSS3 effects.
I want to focus this tutorial on the power of CSS3 icon fonts for designing user interfaces. We will be creating some generic CSS3 buttons with added icons for design aesthetics. However the icons will not be loaded from static images or sprite sheets. Instead we will be using the Entypo icons font for generating pictograms inside your website layout. Read More
WordPress is one of the most popular content management systems in the world and its customizabilityis the key in making it a success. Custom themes, plugins and widgets are the features that make this CMS fantastic tool for businesses, individuals and any other kind of users. In today's roundup I would like to share with… Read More
Tooltip libraries are fairly common amongst the open source community. A quick Google search will net you a series of results which you could apply into any typical project. However it can be difficult figuring out some of the various options for customization. Or even the decision for which library to use can be a… Read More
In this tutorial I want to demonstrate one such method for creating dynamic content tabs. We will load in external HTML data from local files pulled via Ajax commands. This technique has been simplified over the years so we aren’t struggling to build multiple XMLHttpRequest calls. Check out the demo page below and see what we’ll be creating. Read More
With the release of the retina screen by Apple it would seem the future is a very high resolution one, with more and more users slowly using a retina or high resolution device to browse the web on it would seem the retina device is the future. With this in mind, its pretty important to understand how to create retina graphics and how to implement them on your WordPress site.
In this article I am focusing on the use of retina graphics within your WordPress website. Read More
Landing pages are some of the toughest website layouts to put together. You need to converge with a series of different techniques for attracting your visitor’s attention and getting them interested enough to perform some action. In this tutorial we will create a simple newsletter signup page which is advertising a new iOS application.