How to Become a Great Web Designer: An Interview with Fabio Sasso, Senior Designer at Google & Founder of Abduzeedo

Originally this post was not going to include an interview. I had every intention of doing thorough research on the topic of “what it takes to be a great web designer” and then provide some clear guidelines and best practices that anyone can follow. However, as I began to do the research what I found […]

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Web Designers: Win Custom Playing Cards

Did you ever think you could play with web design trends, in the truest sense of the word? Now you can because the guys from TemplateMonster have created a unique pack of cards where each card illustrates a web design trend (for example, Minimalism, Responsive Web Design, Flat Design, Non-Standard Navigation, Circular Design Elements, Vector Illustrations, etc).

Creating WordPress Plugins in an Object Oriented Way

One of the common criticisms of WordPress is that the codebase is a mess. There is some truth to this, but as the core code is secure and fast it shouldn’t be a huge concern because backwards compatibility is more important. Third party coded plugins and themes, on the other hand, often employ a lot of spaghetti coding. In this article we show you an object oriented approach to serve as inspiration for cleaning up your code.

Beethoven, Mozart, Bach

Beethoven tells you what it’s like to be Beethoven and Mozart tells you what it’s like to be human. Bach tells you what it’s like to be the universe. ― Douglas Adams