Wish to start a new blog and planning to hire a web designer to do the designing of the blog? Well, I can suggest you something that would be easy and less time consuming option. WordPress, we all know is the CMS that is becoming the choice of millions for the fact that it enables you to build blogs, web sites and is undeniably the best powerful online application available today.
Factors like ease-of-use and less time consuming hassle-free handling have made WordPress the most popular blog software available today. To let you make a pick from the best of the rest themes for your blog, there are innumerable WordPress themes and plugins available.
If you are a web designer, I am sure you already know the power of programming language and how successive of every popular language is changing the era of web designing and development. One of the recent examples are CSS3 (successive of CSS) and HTML5 (successive of HTML). Both these languages came up with great features and started to make things easy for web designers.
But, in this article, we will focus on HTML5 – update of HTML language that is bring modern standards to web design. HTML5 is a powerful version of HTML that brings various great functionality like true semantic capabilities, metadata and augmenting human-readable content with machine-readable content.
Color is a very important element when its comes to designing whether its for print media, outdoor advertising or website designing. Colors make a great impact on your viewers whatever you have designed and helps them to create a image about your brand. Basically, color is the element that give your design an image such as professional, fun, hippy, young, vibrant or much more. Color sets the concept, tone and mood of your design project
As a designer, its always challenging to find a suitable color for a design but its fun using them too. Most of the designers including me find online color tools really important when it comes to developing color palettes, exploring some great colors, checking reading accessibility of colors in designs and extracting colors from images.
One of the most important reasons behind jQuery popularity is immense supply of jQuery Plugins that are developed by various programmers to make your website more interactive and add more functionality. 2010 was a great year in the development of jQuery plugins and that’s the reason we covered our most influential article on same topic – 75 most useful jQuery Plugins of year 2010.
Content Management System (CMS) are getting popular and one of the most used system in these days. Everyone in this world who wants to stay top in the business need a online presence and Open Source content management system are the best way to do that. The most important reasons behind adopting Open Source content management systems to develop websites is they are free and you can check lot of resources in the Internet if you are stuck somewhere.
Drupal – is also a open source and one of the most powerful content management system that already helped lot of web owners to build beautiful blogs and websites around the world. Earlier, Drupal has been considered as the hard to learn CMS but with the release of Drupal 7 its become much easier than ever before.
WordPress – one of the most common blogging platform these days. More than 80-85% of blog owners use WordPress as a content management system (CMS). Thousands on new blogs start everyday and opting for WordPress as their platform. WordPress is popular because of many reasons such as easily availability of Free WordPress Themes, plugins, widgets, how-to guides and other useful WordPress resources.
There are many designers and developers who give their valuable time and apply their knowledge to bring out these amazing WordPress resources for the people who don’t know too much about coding knowledge. In case of free WordPress themes, sometimes we can’t the find the best one that suits our needs but we have to stick with free ones only because developing a custom WordPress theme is almost pain in the ass.
WordPress – one of the most popular CMS around the world and serving as a platform for many big sites. WordPress is around for so many years and has seen lot of changes to become near to perfect blogging platform. Every other blog whether its small or big is developed in WordPress.
Some of blog owners design their own WordPress themes while some rely on free WordPress themes who don’t know coding. But believe me, free WordPress themes are no less in function than any premium. The only thing is that you have to find out the best ones from the junky world of WordPress themes.
Free EBooks nowadays are in high demand as people like to read on there laptops, palm tops and iPad etc. We all know that reading is the best way to gain a particular knowledge from a source. This practice makes books convert into digital media equivalent which we call Ebooks. So what do you think if you’re able to download free ebooks and take with yourself any place you want.
Some websites are most popular on internet for learn online knowledge about web design. and some websites are providing awesome web design ebooks for free download.
Here is number of ebooks are available in web design market. These ebooks are free to use and save it for future. these are the useful stuff for designers whom want to develop their creativity.
WordPress – most used blogging platform yesterday got its new version WordPress 3.1 called “Reinhardt” which is named in honor of the jazz guitarist Django Reinhardt. It was earlier set to released by the end of 2010, but several bugs and fixes pushed that date back. Now, it is released to public and you can download it from here or update it via your WordPress Dashboard update panel.
WordPress 3.1 brings a list of new and updated features to both users and developers. Well, if you look after updating, it is same as its previous version in terms of looks. But, few tweaks and changes has been made to give your WordPress dashboard a cleaner look which was much needed though the design is same as the previous version.
Adobe Photoshop is one of the greatest tool used today to help designers do the creative play work and come up with something that deserves to be applauded. Ask the web designers and they will say it’s the base of all creative work they come up with. Photoshop tutorials, icons, graphics and many more design elements help web designers show off their creativity the best way possible.
Designing websites has changed quite significantly over the past few years and with the help of the available resources, designing a website is not difficult. Today, great designers use photoshop like resources to show off their creativity and express themselves to make the mark in the field of web designing.