Posts in Category: Web Design

CSS Fonts 

Notes from "CSS.Fonts" Eric A.Meyer
07/09/2013 Categories: CSS Web Design
Probably not everybody knows that Times is not a font it's a font family - a combination of many variants called font faces (TimesRegular, TimesBold, TimesItalic, TimesBoldItalic,etc)   Generic Font FamiliesSerif fontsThese fonts are proportional (all characters in the font have different widths due to their various sizes) and have serifs - decorations. Sans-serif fontsThese fonts are proportional and do not have serifs. Monospace fontsAre not ... read more

How to generate a favicon 

Easy tool to generate favicon for your site
18/05/2013 Categories: Tools Web Design
An easy way to get a favicon that matches your site, is to generate favicon from your logo or other element you used in your website design. You can do this using a tool called a favicon generator. The one I use, comes from Dynalic Drive and you can find it here. It's a very simple online tool that: supports gif, jpg, png, and bmp file formats enables you to use a gif or png with transparency max file size is 150.00 kB enables you to... read more

Free favicons 

Draw your favicon for free or download favicon you like directly from the site
11/05/2013 Categories: Tools Web Design
Favicon is a small image that you can see in a browser tab and in the bookmark menu. If you design favicon so that it matches the rest of your site, it will help you to brand and promote the site. It will also make your site stand out in bookmarks manager. To find a favicon you like or to draw your own you can use site like Browsing through favicons by cathegories makes your quest easier. read more

Best Free Fonts 

Get your special font for free
04/05/2013 Categories: CSS Web Design
If you need a high quality, licence free font, you have to visit Font Squirrel site. They have a wide range of fonts that you can download for a private as well as for a commercial use. By clicking "recent", "popular" or "favorites" you can go the easy way and check which fonts are believed to be cool right now. Or you can choose the hard way and check all the fonts gathered on Font Squirrel finding the one you need.   read more

50 tools to make your website responsive 

Net.magazine review
27/04/2013 Categories: Responsive Design Web Design

Last year Netmagazine made a nice overview of some popular tools to make any site responsive. Maybe you can find something for yourself? Highly recomended for anybody interested in responsive design. Read whole article 

Responsive design testing 

Is your site responsive?
06/04/2013 Categories: Responsive Design Tools Web Design
Every modern website should be responsive. It should work properly and look good on all sorts of devices (mobile, tablet, laptop, ...) no mater what the resolution is. To check how does your site behave and how does it look on different devices, use The Responsinator. It will emulate most popular devices so that you can get an idea how well your site works. However, you need to remember that the final testing should always be done on the real... read more

Color Scheme Designer 

Design your website today!
30/03/2013 Categories: Tools Web Design
COLOR SCHEME DESIGNER 3 is a very useful tool for any web designer and those who have an artistic soul. It allows you to choose between: monocomplementtriadtetradanalogicaccented analogic It allows you to adjust the scheme and see the detailed color list divided into primary and secondary colors). You can check a preview of your color design displayed as an website (in both light and dark version).     Existing more than 10 years... read more