Web Design Weekly #26

Headlines Smashing Magazine (re-design) Big move by the Smashing Magazine team. A huge task that was much needed and executed very well. If you haven’t dug into the code already, head over now and why you are there, give those guys a pat on the back. (smashingmagazine.com) CSS Selector Performance has changed! Nicole Sullivan dives … Read more

Web Design Weekly #25

Headlines Dabblet Lea Verou once again has been coding like crazy!! This time she has developed an interactive CSS playground for all to enjoy. Happy experimenting! (lea.verou.me) Icons with Fonts and Data- Attributes Traditionally, bitmap formats such as PNG have been the standard way of delivering iconography on websites. They’re quick and easy, and it … Read more

Web Design Weekly #24

Headlines BarackObama.com’s redesign The developers of BarackObama.com’s redesign (using HTML5 Boilerplate 2.0, Modernizr) discuss the ideas of responsive web design. The fact that this high profile site is pushing the web forward is AWESOME!Note: This is about web development not politics. (barackobama.com) Foundation 14 – Ryan Carson talks about his killer new startup called Treehouse … Read more

Web Design Weekly #23

Headlines .net Awards 2011: the winners! The winners of the .net awards 2011 have been announced and handed over during a special rock-themed ceremony in London last week. The guys at Net Magazine reveal the results to the world! (netmagazine.com) Move the Web Forward Whether you’re a talented web developer, web-slinging since the days of … Read more

Web Design Weekly #22

Headlines Offscreen Magazine Offscreen is a new, quarterly print magazine with an in-depth look at the life and work of people that create websites and apps shaping our digital lifestyle. They want to tell the less obvious human stories of creativity, passion and hard work that hide behind every interface. (kickstarter.com) first look: silk browser … Read more

Web Design Weekly #21

Headlines Our Pointless Pursuit Of Semantic Value This article on Smashing Magazine was written by Divya Manian. It caused a huge reaction from the community. If you have not had the time. Grab a coffee and head over to Smashing Mag now!!!! (smashingmagazine.com) Responsive Advertising Mark Boulton looks indepth at the resposive advertising challenge many … Read more

Web Design Weekly #20

Headlines Treehouse The goal of Treehouse is to teach Web Design, Web Development and iOS, to everyone in the World who wants to learn. (teamtreehouse.com) LESS – I was wrong Great post by Andy Clarke about how he now uses Less in his workflow and can’t see himself going back. (stuffandnonsense.co.uk) The Times Are A … Read more

Web Design Weekly #19

Headlines Goodbye time. Hello data and value. Oli Studholme considers all the pros and cons of the removal of the <time> element. (html5doctor.com) Useful Coding Tools For Web Developers Everyone who is a regular Smashing Magazine reader will know that they have a traditional habit of regularly researching the latest resources, tools and services out … Read more

Web Design Weekly #18

Headlines Apple’s Skeuomorphic UI Textures When one talks about Apple’s design, one immediately thinks of Jony Ive’s modernist, rational industrial designs for computers, peripherals, and of course the iPad and iPhone. (madebymany.com) What feature would improve the web? Yehuda Katz and Paul Irish tweeted to the world asking for ideas about how the Web could … Read more

Web Design Weekly #17

Headlines The Next 6 Billion Do you want to make shiny products for the privileged for the rest of your life, or do you want to come with me and change the world? (webdirections.org) Build the Future with HTML5 Early this week Facebook released the HTML5 Resource Center. Actually they released three new HTML5 resources … Read more