Webdesign

15 Best New Fonts, January 2023

Your choice of font has a significant impact on the voice your designs take on. The right font can convey heritage, ambition, freshness, energy, utility and more. And so, every month, we've put together this roundup of the 15 best new fonts we've discovered on the web in the last four weeks. Enjoy! Bulk Bulk is a great typeface that challenges the way letters are constructed. Bulk uses bold outlines, block shapes and delicate linear 'cuts' to form his letters. It's a great choice for posters, large typography, and branding. AW Conqueror Stincilla We've seen AW Conqueror before, and AW…
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8 CSS & JavaScript Frameworks to Create Unique Photo Galleries

Photo galleries are an essential feature for almost all types of websites. Businesses, non-profits, and bloggers alike can use them to inform and entertain visitors. It is also an element that encourages a high level of creativity. That makes perfect sense, as the ability to present images uniquely helps you stand out. Web designers are taking advantage of it. They are using the latest CSS and JavaScript techniques to create abstract layouts and powerful special effects. Everything is under development from improving the basic layout of the grid to other user interfaces in the world. With that in mind, here…
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The Pros and Cons of Responsive Web Design in 2023

Responsive web design has been so successful for many web designers that it's generally seen as the default approach to website creation, but it's not all that cut and dried. There are many different factors to consider when deciding whether to use a responsive approach to designing your websites, such as budget, timescale and audience. In this blog post, we will consider the pros and cons of responsive web design to help you make an informed decision. What is Responsive Web Design? In short, responsive web design (RWD) is a modern approach to designing websites that allows the website to…
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Weekly News for Designers № 679

On-Scroll Typography Animation – Effects that add an extra layer of creativity to a website. GSAP CodePens 2022 – Explore this collection of code snippets featuring the popular animation library. 8 CSS & JavaScript Elements That Celebrate Books - Check out examples that recreate the look and feel of books. A Complete Guide to Becoming a Regex Guru - This handy resource will help you tackle complex material. Interactive SVG Reference - Learn and have fun with various SVG concepts using this guide. How Do You Define a Successful Web Project? – Why personal success does not mean project success.…
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The Case for Showing Your Authentic Self to Free Clients

Web design and development are huge subjects. And it seems that everyone within the industry is expected to know. There is a story that sees us as omniscient beings who can solve any web-related problem. However, buying into this story means putting a huge amount of weight on our shoulders. Whatever the actual expectations of our clients, we may feel the need to project an image that it's all under control. The truth is that we are not superheroes – even if there is pressure to act the part. And that's okay. We don't need to be perfect. But letting…
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Management of the 24/7 Work Culture of Web Designers

One of the great things about the web is that it's always there. Want to buy a pair of socks at 2 AM? Looking for a song title you haven't heard in years? It's there, all the time. Indeed, if New York is the city that never sleeps, the web is also the medium that refuses to sleep. However, 24-hour convenience has a hidden cost. Those of us who play a role in building and maintaining websites often pay the price. We do that through our time and elevated stress levels. And we're not just talking about working during regular…
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25 Tutorials to Get the Most Out of DaVinci Resolve

DaVinci Resolve has a price point that can't be beat: it's free! It is a professional level video editing tool accessible to everyone. You can use it for complete editing, from ingesting footage to exporting a finished Hollywood-grade video. Want more power in your editing? A solution consists of another more powerful modules inside one package. Fairlight helps you mix and master audio at a professional level. Fusion gives you options for compositing in 2D and 3D. You can even collaborate with other users on the same project. In this roundup, we're featuring 25 of the best tutorials on the…
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3 Essential Design Trends, January 2023

Minimal styles with large bold text are the most trending website design element in 2023 so far. There are many projects out there that are text heavy with little decoration or other images. You'll see a lot of that here, with a few other goodies mixed in. Here's what design is all about this month. 1. White On Black Black and white styles are timeless classics. Designers use this simple (less) duo because it's simple, elegant, and works with almost any material. What we're seeing right now is a move to create a design aesthetic that features a bold white…
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The SEC Practices That Can Hurt Accessibility

CSS is now an omnipotent language. What started out as a way to add basic styling to text and other design elements is now capable of much more. We can use it to create almost any layout imaginable. Special effects and interactivity that previously required JavaScript or browser plugins are now natively supported. The language has gone from a basic tool to one of the fundamental technologies behind every website. But like any powerful tool, CSS can also have unintended side effects. Accessibility is among the areas of greatest concern. Some implementations can do more harm than good. With that…
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Weekly News for Designers № 678

40 Free Templates for DaVinci Resolve - Create a winning video using these outstanding templates. Design Pattern Guidelines: Study Guide – Use this resource to help you implement the right UI patterns. Top Startup Tools Of 2022 - Discover useful tools that will help speed up your workflow. Bring Back Blogging – A movement in response to the decline of Twitter. State of JS 2022 - Take a look at what JavaScript has been up to in the past year. State of Email 2023 - Check out this annual report with expert tips, industry stats, and data-driven forecasts for sending…
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