One of the major flaws of the Apple iPhone and the Apple iPad is the absence of flash support. With this new tool, developers will be able to produce flash content that will actually work on Apple’s mobile devices.
Archive for September, 2010
CSS3 continues to both excite and frustrate web designers and developers. We are excited about the possibilities that CSS3 brings, and the problems it will solve, but also frustrated by the lack of support in Internet Explorer 8. This article will demonstrate a technique that uses part of CSS3 that is also unsupported by Internet Explorer 8. However, it doesn’t matter as one of the most useful places for this module is somewhere that does have a lot of support — small devices such as the iPhone, and Android devices.
• Accept in mind different screen sizes of mobile users. The largest screen size available is probably 640 x 480, whereas the average is closer to 120 pixels
• The most important information of your site must be right at the top of the page as it can be very time-consuming for browsers to read through
• Text entry can be quite difficult. Users prefer to select values from a list of choices, such as radio buttons or lists
• Always provide a ‘back’ button or link, since many phones don’t include a back button
• Images should be jpeg or gif
Typography is one of the most crucial design elements, and as such, finding the most appropriate fonts for your project can be a challenging task.
Today we’re making it easy for you, with a collection of 70 free thin fonts that we gathered from the web and that you can download to use right now. Most of them are sans-serif although there are a few serif options as well.
Thin fonts are becoming extremely popular these days; their clean lines are perfect for logos and headers.
Imagine of all the special types of symbol that can symbolize some feature of the business and start sketching those things out.
Minimalism is a word that gets tossed around in a lot of different contexts. Whether it be a lifestyle or an art form, saying something is “minimalistic” can take on a variety of meanings.
In the web design field, minimalism is carving out an ever-increasing niche among designers that are looking to convey important content in a new way. Like just about any trend or theory in the web design world, minimalism can be easy to get wrong.
CS5 supports realistic color mixing that resembles the way you would mix real paint. This feature is similar to that found in Corel’s Painter application.
Ever seen some excellent jQuery navigation that left you wanting to make one of your own? Today we’ll aim to do just that by building a menu and animate it with some smooth effects.
Typography is one of the popular trends in 2010. This trend started over the past year. Web designers are often afraid of using new and different fonts. With all the cries for usability, web designers are afraid of using new and different fonts. Fonts should be explored, twisted and molded.