When it comes to mobile applications, the app stores of Google and Apple are, for most, the first port of call for critical review and helping to determine whether something is worthy of downloading. Added to that, mobile App Store SEO relies heavily on positive review scores to rank applications higher in the results, bring […]
In designing beautiful interfaces, the language you use is as important as how it looks aesthetically. Plenty has been written on how important it is to make users feel comfortable using your product, yet small text details and what can seem like minor interface interactions all too often get overlooked.
URL: http://macaw.co The design community is well accustomed to tools that showcase layouts and design to clients. Photoshop, Fireworks, illustrator etc all do a stellar job of realising the vision that a designer has in their head and showcasing it in flat image formats. The problem is; to bring that design to life on the […]
This collection of tools will trim the fat off your site, and get it in tip top shape before you pit it against the competition.
When it comes to web applications, attention to detail is one of those things that makes a good design great. Adding polish, and tidying up every last user interface interaction to make it as smooth and user friendly as possible – truly separates your application from the crowd and in turn encourages repeat visits. I […]
Along with the Selectors3 recommendations, today, the CSS working group published the first public working draft of Selectors Level 4 on the W3C site. Yes, that’s right, the first glipse of what eventually will become CSS4. So what are the standout points of interest for designers and developers? Selecting parent nodes of elements. Potentially, select […]
URL: http://muse.adobe.com/ Adobe have just launched a new design tool aimed at traditional graphic designers without any knowledge of coding. Currently in public beta, and built in Adobe Air, it lets designers use a freeform tool to design and publish professional, dynamic HTML/CSS websites without writing code. Codenamed ‘Muse’ which is a working title rather than a […]
URL: http://asidemag.com/ With a whole host of major publishers developing native apps to bring their content to the iPad, you’d not be crazy for thinking that the app route was the only logical one. There are of course ways and means around this, and as further evidence of this trend, Aside Magazine demonstrates perfectly what can be achieved […]