Web & Mobile Design
Websites & Articles
Here are some fundamentals to be aware of when diving into the mobile app market.
"Buying and searching for stock images can be a tedious and expensive task, especially if you stick to the standard sites. But there are other sites out there, and many of them are better than the status quo. Here are eight sites with great stock photos."
Because our modern world has made designers of us all (ready or not), Before & After is dedicated to making graphic design understandable, useful and even fun for everyone.
"Cats Who Code is a website dedicated to those who create and maintain websites : web developers, web designers, webmasters, and so on."
A great selection of low-cost royalty-free images and photographs.
Some exceptional examples of designs created using CSS.
Great insights into the agile, user-centered design methods necessary when designing startup websites.
A wide selection of webmaster tools, online tools, tutorials, resources, articles, references, and user forums for web development.
A directory of essential websites, tutorials, references, and examples (related to CSS Navigation Menus, CSS & HTML-Techniques, Layouts, Accessibility, Usability, Search Engine Optimization (SEO), etc.). Over 500 manually selected resources, updated weekly, has an rss-feed.
Great selection of affordable, royalty-free stock photography.
Fantastic source of stock photos.
A three-step guide to getting a basic website up and running using a content management system like WordPress.
Listing of character codes for all special characters.
Articles and tutorials for programmers and web designers. Free membership required to access most articles.
Whether you need to quickly share a single mockup or demo a complex mobile app, InVision gives you the tools to show off your designs like never before.
Excellent source of affordable royalty-free images for web and print design.
A large collection of excellent essays on user interface design, growing and managing a top-notch development team, project management, and many other topics.
Keynotopia transforms your favorite presentation application into a rapid prototyping tool for creating mobile, web, and desktop app mockups.
One of the godfathers of design and usability testing.
Interesting visual tutorial of CSS layout techniques.
Offers an excellent, flexible color scheme generator.
Free Adobe Photoshop, web design, and graphic design resources. Features articles, Photoshop tutorials, free website templates, and web buttons.
Sketch your iPhone app on paper, take photos of the paper designs, and use POP to simulate transitions within the app. Great for getting feedback from potential users during the customer discovery phase.
Some excellent articles about cross-browser compatibility when using CSS for positioning.
"Pubcon, the premier social media and optimization conference, is supported by the industry’s leading businesses, speakers, exhibitors, and sponsors involved in social media, Internet marketing, search engines, and digital advertising, and offers an in-depth look at the future of technology presented by the world’s top speakers in provocative cutting-edge sessions."
"Smashing Magazine delivers useful and innovative information to Web designers and developers. Our aim is to inform our readers about the latest trends and techniques in Web development."
VC Chris Dixon's thoughts on the mobile industry circa 2013, but still valid years later.
Tons of open source code to use in your projects.
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