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CSS3 Flip Switch
This demo was inspired by Mike Bernando. Background image is selected from the ever-useful Subtle Pattern and the google fonts used were Ropa Sans and Fugaz One. Works best in Chrome and Safari.
CSS Button: the most amazing CSS button creator
You can get started by creating a new button, selecting a template to modify, or login to access saved buttons.
Sharrre is a jQuery plugin that allows you to create nice widgets sharing for Facebook,Twitter, Google Plus (with PHP script) and more.
The Real Missed Opportunity: Integration & Rebranding
As you all know, Microsoft announced the new Windows 8 logo. My opinion on it is simple: doesn’t look bad and easily communicates the concept behind Metro and Live Tiles, but ultimately, is a missed opportunity of integration and rebranding.
Amazing Parallax Effect
Amazing parallax effect
Building Sites And Browser Apps With JQuery Mobile
A fantastic post from Hongkiat.com on building Websites And Browser Apps With JQuery Mobile.
Sequence is the jQuery slider plugin with infinite style. It provides the complete functionality for a website slider without forcing you to use a set theme. In fact, Sequence has no in-built theme, leaving you complete creative control to build a unique slider using only CSS3 — no jQuery knowledge required!
Amazing CSS3 ribbon builder (really amazing)
55 Stunning Tools, Tutorials, and Examples for Responsive Web Design
Very useful article posted by 1stwebdesigner.com about the rapid advancement of mobile internet has enabled more and more people to use their mobile device as a primary web browsing tool. “(…)Having a fluid and responsive website will not only make you cooler, it’s the new way of increasing conversions and engaging your visitors” they say.
WordPress Functions.PHP Snippets
WPFunction.Me lets you quickly build all the functionality you need for your next WordPress project!
Another amazing tool: Button Builder
StylesInspiration aims to not only showcase the best and most innovative web design styles currently available, we also aim to give you a visual overview of current web design trends, highlight the latest in web technologies that will ultimately inspire you with your next web design project.
The Proxority Principle in Web Design
“We’re going to examine a basic technique that could help you improve your general content flow, and, for lack of a better term, I’m going to call that technique the proxority principle (a portmanteau word that combines “proximity” and “priority”
Free jQuery OSX style scrollbars. Lightweight, cross-browser, cross-platform
50 Fresh High-Quality Free Fonts for Your Designs
Piece from instantshift.com on how the proper selection of typography can convert your normal design into very attractive piece of art, with a collection of Fresh High-Quality Free Fonts to Enhance Your Designs.
Glisse.js is a simple, responsive and fully customizable jQuery photo viewer. You’ll like the transitions between two pictures entirely assumed by CSS3.
Media Queries Performance Marketing Awards
These are the awards for Media Queries which is a W3C Candidate Recommendation—a widely reviewed document which is ready for implementation by browser vendors.
Multi-direction hover effect
Open Mailto links with Gmail™
This extension will make mailto: links open in a Gmail compose window. Nothing more, nothing less.
Setting up a local server for WordPress development
A pretty nice post where Webdesignerdepot.com tells us about setting up a local server to use with WordPress.
An extension for developers to test web pages in different screen resolutions, with an option to define your own resolutions.
Style BootStrap as you wish.
Warp, an Open-Source Theme Framework for WordPress & Joomla
Warp, is the framework from YOOtheme that has just been released as open source. Warp is a lightweight theme framework designed for developers and focusing on simplicity and usability.