Like in previous years, we start a new year with a post listing some of the best articles that we have published in 2015.
We also want to thank our readers for coming back to our site to read our content and hope all of you have a great 2016!
Cheat Sheets for Frontend Developers
Cheat sheets are amazingly handy quick reference resources that are time saving and educational, so we should probably all use them at one time or another.
4 Reasons Why Everyone Should Know the Basics of Programming
There are a lot of opinions out there as to why designers should or shouldn’t learn how to code. I beg to extend that question and argue that everyone should know at least the basics of programing.
Understanding the UX Research Methods
Although the user experience field is relatively new and is still developing, UX-ers already have plenty of methods and techniques in their toolbox. So let’s now go through the extensive list of UX research methods, have a brief overview of each method and understand the type of questions they answer.
Useful and Informational Logo Design Tutorials
Designing a logo is one of the most important parts of website design, and if you are charged with that task, you may need a little inspiration or some technique tips to get you started.
The Poor UX of Social Sharing Buttons and Why You Should Drop Them
How many times have you compromised the sleek and beautiful design of a website for the sake of social integration? I bet this is not a new dilemma for a web designer.
Ghost Buttons – A Current and Popular Trend in Website Design
Ghost buttons, or empty buttons, are a trend that have really come into being through necessity.
7 Best Alternatives to Bootstrap
Bootstrap, according to Bootstrap, is for “everyone everywhere.” This is part of what makes Bootstrap great. It’s a good framework for mobile sites that can be used by anyone for a very wide range of purposes.
A Collection of Useful Sites for Designers
There are a lot of sites for inspiration, resources and tools that designers would find very useful, so today we have rounded up some of the very best, and hopefully there will be some that you haven’t yet come across that you can bookmark for future reference.
Creating an Elegant CSS Pre-Loader for Absolute Beginners
With CSS animation becoming so powerful you can create great looking and simple pre-loaders for your website.
Why Ruby on Rails is a Great First Programming Language for Designers
As a web designer, it is a major asset to be able to understand – and even orchestrate – what is going on “behind the scenes”.