Web Design Weekly #41

Headlines The Vendor Prefix Predicament Most importantly, set a good example. Use web standards first and foremost in your sites, articles, and talks. When discussing or demoing experimental features or standards-in-progress, whether in one browser or many, be up front with warnings, and make it clear what’s shiny today may break tomorrow. (alistapart.com) JavaScript Style … Read more

Web Design Weekly #40

Headlines Adobe & HTML Adobe & HTML is a single place where the Adobe team can share everything they are working on. You can find up-to-date information about all of their different HTML projects, discover which events they will be attending and find out how you can join them in making the web better. (html.adobe.com) … Read more

Web Design Weekly #39

Headlines A Baseline for Front-End Developers Once upon a time, editing files, testing them locally (as best as we could, anyway), and then FTPing them to the server was the essential workflow of a front-end dev. ‘Times are a changin’. Rebecca Murphey gives a comprehensive overview of the new set of baseline skills required in … Read more

Web Design Weekly #38

Headlines Design Is A Job – New book from A Book Apart (abookapart.com) Screen Resolution Alert for Web Developers (statcounter.com) Articles CSS Sprites Revisited Niels Matthijs looks into the wonderful world of CSS sprites. He touches on various techniques but the standout for me is the LESS and SASS tips. (smashingmagazine.com) 10 things every designer … Read more

Web Design Weekly #37

Headlines Using Modernizr to detect HTML5 features Modernizr is a JavaScript library that detects which HTML5 and CSS3 features your visitor’s browser supports. In detecting feature support, it allows developers to test for some of the new technologies and then provide fallbacks for browsers that do not support them. Modernizr is very useful for detecting … Read more

Web Design Weekly #36

Headlines Why I love working on the web Matt Wilcox absolutely nailed it…. (mattwilcox.net) About HTML semantics front-end architecture Nicolas Gallagher’s collection of thoughts, experiences, ideas that he likes, and ideas that he has been experimenting with over the last year. He covers HTML semantics, components and approaches to front-end architecture, class naming patterns, and … Read more

Web Design Weekly #35

Headlines A List Apart issue – 346 A cracking issue from A List Apart. Brad Frost’s – For a Future-Friendly Web and Stephanie Rieger’s – The Best Browser is the One You Have with You, are two epic posts that have been coined as essential reading by some. (alistapart.com) Watch Paul Irish rock SXSW 2012 … Read more

Web Design Weekly #34

Headlines Adobe Shadow WOWZA! Adobe’s new mobile web workflow tool. These days when Adobe releases something it usually gets slammed within minutes. Not this one! I have only played with Adobe Shadow for about 20 minutes and it is very impressive. Super easy to set up and will no doubt become a key part of … Read more

Web Design Weekly #33

Super cool new blog, Httpster.net was released. Nicolas Gallaher gives a clear and detailed post on why you dhould use Normalize.css. Brad Frost talks about responsive Navigation Patters and loads more. Big Week!

Web Design Weekly #32

Headlines The Industry This new blog brings a new voice to tech media. Highlighting design focused startups and people. They are an independent news entity and strive to be a positive force in our community. Founded in November of 2011, with the main goal is to shed light on those overlooked by the mainstream media. … Read more