Micro frontends are an architecture inspired by microservices proposing that web apps can be build and thought of as a composition of smaller apps, each one specialized in a certain feature and owned by a team that focuses in the feature offered. Since they're independent apps, this also means that they can be built using… Continue reading How micro frontends can make or break app development
With responsive design gaining more momentum every day and WordPress as the most popular CMS around it is only natural to develop more tools to ease our life developing with it. Here you'll find a simple tool so you can always keep an eye on which media query is currently in use in WordPress, using… Continue reading Monitor the media queries of your responsive theme in WordPress
Intro to CSS 3D transforms http://desandro.github.com/3dtransforms/docs/introduction.html Tiler3D http://labs.hyperandroid.com/html5-tiler-3d 3D starfield with HTML 5 http://seb.ly/2009/09/simple-3d-in-html5-canvas/ three.js http://mrdoob.github.com/three.js/ Amazing basic to hardcore examples Cloud Carousel http://www.professorcloud.com/mainsite/carousel.htm Libraries jCanvas http://calebevans.me/projects/jcanvas/index.php jQuery Canvas Toolkit http://www.jeremyckahn.com/jck/
BgPatterns is a background pattern creator with tools to set color, base pattern, rotation of motif and more.
It's been a little quiet here lately, but here's our monthly digest of web design tools, resources, articles and inspiration for November 2011. Kern Type http://type.method.ac Learn the basics of kerning with this simple online game. Free font from FontShop for iOS http://www.fontshop.com/freefonts FontShop started offering fonts that are specifically hinted and optimized for iOS… Continue reading Web Design Resources – November 2011
For web development, few IDEs are both free and as powerful as Aptana. The new Aptana 3.0.5 Beta is now a mature product (early Aptana 3 was very buggy) and good enough to switch to. Here you will find a syntax colouring theme for the new Aptana 3, compatible with TextMate and e Text Editor theme systems.
A little late, yes, but here's the July round up of some cool web design resources like a voting system for HTML 5 videos, an introduction to HTML 5 canvas, why Google doesn't take meta keywords into account, free icons and more. General Resources Vote on HTML 5 videos with jQuery http://www.zurb.com/playground/html5-video-voting A nice system… Continue reading Best web design resources of July 2011
Masonry CSS3 is the counterpart of the well known jQuery plugin and relies on CSS 3 columns. Check the demo on the home page of Radu's site.
One of the best ways for a design to stand out is to use a unique typeface. Most of the good typefaces are paid, but there are rare gems that are available for free thanks to the generosity of their designers. In this post you'll find 10 great free fonts to use in your designs.… Continue reading 10 free fonts for design
Here's the round up of fresh web design resources for June 2011! we have icon sets, CSS3 tools, web typography, Chrome Extensions for Google Web Fonts and WordPress resources. General web design Mobile app mockups http://mokk.me/ Mokk is a simple but effective web app to quickly mock... well, other web apps. Mokk focuses on mocking… Continue reading Best web design resources of June 2011