No matter what your website or blog is devoted to, beginning from homemade cookies or beauty secrets to high frequency trading or online courses, good graphics is one of the things that will make it look more professional and trustworthy. If to take into account that you can’t always find what you need on stock photography sites, heading over to Photoshop and making your own graphics is often the only option. If that’s exactly the case with your site, there are some add-ons for Photoshop you will definitely appreciate – these four downloads will give you all kinds of options a graphic designer might need.
With a new year often comes a new resolution. Are you looking to enhance your blog in 2017? If yes, you'll be interested in checking my list of ideas on how to take your blog to the next level during the year.
In 2016, all modern websites are media rich. Amongst other media, images themselves represent over 60% of the average byte per content type downloaded when a web page is loaded. This is why, in your quest of an optimized, fast loading website, image optimization must be on your priority list. Here's the most common mistakes done by developers and designers when it comes to handling images, and how to solve them.
Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) is an XML-based vector image format for two-dimensional graphics with support for interactivity and animation. As a web developer or designer, using SVG online has numerous advantages: bandwidth-friendly, open format, easy to style using CSS, and many more. Here's a round-up of useful tutorials and resources to learn and master the art of using SVG.
Webforms are a crucial part of every website: this is how a visitor interacts with the site. Unfortunately, webforms are most of the time annoying or even painful for internet users. I've compiled super useful tips in this article in order to create better webforms and make your visitors happier.
Icons are widely used by designers and coders when making a website. for years, we have been using images. But as modern browsers made webfont embedding easy and widespread, icons webfont started to rise. Here's CatsWhoCode selection of the ten most awesome -and free- icon webfonts.
A quality website is a website that loads fast. Readers don't like to wait, and it's also no secret that page loading time is playing a very important role in the way how Google is ranking websites. And when it comes to page loading time, images and how optimized they are is very important. Here's a definitive guide on how to optimize images for web as well as a few extra other techniques and guidelines.