In general, Firefox and Safari are favorite browsers of designer, however Internet Explorer and Opera are many people use for their design work, because it hass integrated into the operating system or simply just because they like to use it.
In a previous article I talk about The Essential Firefox Add-ons for Web Designers, this article continues to mention for the content on the browser of Microsoft Internet Explorer.
Use font design is an art, it is impressed with the reader, to emphasize the meaning expressed. Style of handwriting used in the design can convey their emotions to the reader, such fun font to use in an ad for amusement will have enormous impact for children, customers amusement there. Handwritten font can really say something special personalizing communications with your reader.
I started to collect most beautiful high quality freefonts, which can be used for both private and professional projects without any restrictions whatsoever. They are hard to find, but the search is definitely worth it.
Here are 40 high quality hand-drawn fonts you can download and apply on your design. Please check with the creator if you are intended to use it for commercial products.
Good CMS (not all) let you create and manage contents in multiple languages. It’s not trivial. Many things need to change when a site runs in multiple languages. The system needs to handle all sorts of strange cases and make it all seem like a piece of cake.
Many web sites need to be developed in several languages. Multi Language website development is a specialized skill. This is because it throws up various issues like:
- Speed – How can you provide a customized user experience without decreasing the speed of the web application?
- Translation – How can you translate all the content of the website into the different languages you would like to offer?
- Font Support – How do you make sure that your visitor’s browsers support the fonts you will use.
- Cost – How can you achieve this objective without multiplying the cost of developing the web site by the number of languages offered?
WordPress is an open platform for high level customization can help you create a multilingual website easily by plugins.
MonoFactor released Free Vector Icon Set. The first part of the set contains 25 scalable Illustrator format icons.
To describe a process operation, or indicated the level achieved, is a very interesting. It used in the video, animated images to the viewer can monitor and evaluation; for Web content I can use CSS to create them.
Adobe Kuler is an internet application from Adobe Systems that lets people try out, create and save various color schemes, they now have an API for developers. Additionally, you can reach the Kuler extension from any Creative Suite 4 product or use the Desktop Air Kuler application.
Web Script Lab’s Ajax Loading GIF Generator options for it’s loading icon are background and foreground color and three predefined speed which are normal, fast and slow.
Badges are one of the characteristics of Web 2.0. I have a collection of some online services allow you to create them without using any adding other software.
Web20Badges is a set of free and very cool web badges.
They are probably one of the most popular trend in Web 2.0 time. It’s most over-used trendy little design technique in our days, they immediately attract visitor’s attention. Web badges have various round or square corners and eye-catchy colours.
“Silk” is a smooth, free icon set, containing over 700 16-by-16 pixel icons in strokably-soft PNG format Containing a large variety of icons, you’re sure to find something that tickles your fancy. And all for a low price of $0.00. You can’t say fairer than that.
Firefox browser has a fully customizable, it allows users to add features needed by the add-ons which can create by third parties developer. As a web developer this functionality is extremely useful to us.
By downloading the best add-ons that are available, you can transform Firefox into a tool that dramatically increases your productivity and saves you a countless amount of time.
I have picked-up some add-ons covering everything from DOM inspection to screenshots, making designing and developing with Firefox a breeze.
Last week, I’ve lost all content in this topic since I’ve upgraded wordpress to newest version: v2.8.3. The problem happened since wordpress v2.8, ’cause the error to save the content in the visual mode then it disappear after done. Therefore the publication of this article were prolonged than scheduled.
Most would probably agree that CSS is one of the most important parts of modern standards based web design. CSS is really simple and extremely powerful if you know how to master it… if your new to CSS getting started can be quite hard. I hope this article will help you all to get more out of CSS in your web projects.