links for 2006-12-23

December 23rd, 2006

Photographic Palettes How many times have you seen a colour combination that just worked, a match so perfect that it just seems obvious? (tags: webdesign colour) Switchy McLayout: An Adaptive Layout Technique The growing number of popular screen sizes and resolutions will challenge web designers to deliver their content in an appealing way for a […]

links for 2006-12-22

December 22nd, 2006

New Photoshop and Illustrator icons Probably (hopefully) not the final icons from design software heavyweight. (tags: webdesign icons) The new Adobe icons and branding Veerle explains why the new icons do in fact work OK. She even asks the designer a few questions. I still don’t like them though. But it’s a matter of preference […]

links for 2006-12-21

December 21st, 2006

Noise Download some background (white)noise for your Mac. (tags: apple mac software) Type that keeps the beat “In other words a baseline grid.” (tags: typography grid) DragThing for Mac OS X This is what i’ve been looking for – a better doc for my Mac. (tags: apple mac software)

links for 2006-12-18

December 18th, 2006

Tanya Merone – Online Portfolio An entire website including portfolio in a single webpage. Via Digital Web. (tags: webdesign inspiration)

links for 2006-12-16

December 16th, 2006

Who Questions Bill Gates’ Commitment to Web Standards? Molly talks to Bill about web standards. (tags: webdesign webstandards) The Challenge of Dashboards and Portals This is the first in a series of articles about executive dashboards and portals. Part two will address, in detail, the use of Tiles as bulding blocks for an effective enterprise […]

links for 2006-12-15

December 15th, 2006

Sandbox · More experienced themers will drool at the rich semantic markup and profusion of classes, dynamically generated by a few functions. (tags: webdesign wordpress themes) Halfway There, More than Halfway to Go Insight into a blog redesign process. (tags: webdesign wordpress) Mephisto The best blogging system ever? (tags: webdesign blogging) Gridding the 960 […]

links for 2006-12-14

December 14th, 2006

WYMeditor – standards-compliant XHTML editor WYMeditor’s main concept is to leave details of the document’s visual layout, and to concentrate on its structure and meaning, while trying to give the user as much comfort as possible (at least as WYSIWYG editors). (tags: webdesign) Photoshop Color Block. “it’s no Color Schemer, but it’s something handy to […]

links for 2006-12-13

December 13th, 2006

Adactio: Journal – The language of accessibility From now on, instead of talking about making a site accessible, I’m going to talk about keeping a site accessible. (tags: webdesign accessibility) A little 37signals redesign A swift redesign, rationale and user comments. (tags: webdesign) Designing Web Applications for Use …understanding your users as people is far […]

links for 2006-12-12

December 12th, 2006

Snap – linked site preview This is a handy little enhancement for a website. It basically shows the user a snap of a website before they go there! (tags: webdesign) 113 free web site icons Fantastic set of useful icons for use on websites. (tags: webdesign icons) Creating Passionate Users: The Asymptotic Twitter Curve Why […]

links for 2006-12-11

December 11th, 2006 Via Radio 1. A few tips to save some cash. (tags: business)