The 10 Most Popular Open Source Front-End Web UI Kits

You can save loads of development time by working with frontend UI kits. The most popular is Bootstrap although far too many homogeneous sites rely on that framework. To give you some variety I’ve curated my pick of the best newer open source UI frameworks out there. These all have their own unique styles and[…]

How to Structure Your Portfolio Site to Land a Design Job

Whether you’re just starting to build your first portfolio projects or are getting ready to apply for design jobs, your portfolio is your best chance to showcase your skills, process, and problem solving abilities to employers and clients. Beautiful visuals are great, but if you want to stand out from your peers, your portfolio need[…]

Wix Empowers Creative Freedom Through Professional Tools Sponsored

Wix is one most well-known website builders on the market. And when web designers hear the name, they might think that it’s a DIY tool aimed at non-professionals. True, the Wix interface is easy enough for anyone to use – regardless of technical knowledge. But what you may not know is that it’s also packed[…]

How to Analyze and Speed up Your Website

Having your website load pages quickly and efficiently is more important than ever, not just from the stand point of ranking higher in search engines but also from a user experience point of view. Back in 2006, Amazon published information showing that for every 100 milliseconds faster their website got, their revenue increased by 1%.[…]

Weekly News for Designers № ۴۱۵

Get FullStory for Free, Forever. ۱۲ Free Modal Window Libraries & Plugins For Your Site – Top picks of the best free modal window plugins, all with a variety of features and styles to choose from. Pixel Wave – Animation for seamless page transitions. Animating Border – The challenge of creating a transitioning border for[…]

The Top Web Design Trends of 2017 (And One for 2018)

In the world of web design, it’s never too early to start looking ahead. However, it’s also important to analyze the past. As 2017 closes, take a look at the fastest rising design trends of the year to gain important insights into what today’s users expect from a modern website, as well as how previous[…]