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Top 10 Sites To Download Beautiful Christmas Wallpapers For Your Desktop.

Christmas wallpapers – I think you must be looking for them to beautify your dekstop with Christmas spirit this year. And today, I am compiling a list of best sites to download Christmas wallpapers for your desktop.

I am sure that you already started christmas preparations and fully prepared to have a blast on this christmas with your family and friends. Festive season is in full swing. Even we have showcased best free iPhone Christmas apps and Android Christmas apps to get you into holiday spirit. These apps also helps in preparing you for Christmas shopping, decorating Christmas tree, discount coupons on various big marts and much more.

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23 Eye-Catchy Cartoon And Comic Fonts For Free Download

Designers always look for various type of fonts for their designs and artworks. Being as a designer from a long time, sometimes I feel that traditional fonts are little boring for my designs and artworks. This is the time when I try to find out fonts that are stylish, extra creative and funkier to look at.

Cartoon and comic fonts solves that purpose if you too are bored with the traditional fonts. Cartoon fonts and comic fonts give that extra edge to your designs specially you are creating a memorable logo, icon or any artwork for fun-related items.

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15 Best Sites To Download High-Quality Free Background Patterns

Being worked as a designer for a quite long time in a digital agency, I always love background patterns to use in the website designing. Background patterns helps you to make your website stand out from the regular ones. But using patterns is not only the way to ensure attractive website designing, designers should have an great understanding of using the background patterns otherwise your website will look like a disaster.

Now a days, background patterns are not only used to design websites but you can also use patterns creatively in Posters, print ads, billboards and much more. Good use of patterns make any design memorable and lively. Patterns can be used in any format- .jpg, .gif, .png or .bmp but for website designing you have to use CSS background property to integrate the image.

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17 High Quality HTML5 Website Templates For Free Download

HTML5 – the next big version of HTML (HyperText Markup Language) and major competitor of Adobe Flash. HTML5 surely opened new doors for web designers and developers for creating rich applications.

HTML always considered as the basic programming language if you want to learn web designing. Good command on HTML ensures that learning of other designing languages will be easy. HTML 5 is useful because of the advances features/structures like new semantic structural tags, API specs or offline storage, new inline semantic tags and much more. These advanced features of HTML 5 making designing job easy for designers to create rich internet applications and webpages.

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Top 5 Best Free Icon Editors To Edit And Create Professional Looking Icons

Icons are used for various purposes like favicons, web designs and for Windows/Mac programs. To create or edit icons, users mostly take help of image editors like Photoshop, GIMP, Paint.net or icon editors.

Icons editors helps to edit an icon file which is an image file with .ico extension and contains images of different sizes and color depths. Icons editors also helps in creating new icons to replace your default system or program icons, favicons that are used on websites.

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7 Best Open Source Projects for .NET Developers

Despite the considerable time and resources Microsoft and the .NET community have invested in open source initiatives in recent years, it’s surprising how often the two camps are treated as antithetical to one another.

Yet the reality is that reliance upon open source development tools within the Microsoft community is significant and growing. In this article we’ll shed some insight into this widespread practice, introducing seven open source solutions embraced by millions of .NET developers around the globe. Continue Reading →

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Top 5 Most Valuable WordPress 3.0 Cheat Sheets

WordPress is the most amazing platform for blogging which is very simple and easy to use. There are many useful WordPress extensions/plugins that also helps in making the things much easier for the developers and designers. As WordPress is widely become popular these days, most of the blogs use WordPress as their chosen CMS to power their sites.

But after release of WordPress 3.0, many of the bloggers/owners might be struggling with the WordPress 3.0 coding. In this case, WordPress 3.0 cheat sheets comes to rescue while dealing with the coding of your update WordPress blog. Cheat sheets always become handy for designers and developers as you can use them for future reference and comes handy for a quick look.

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Top 10 Most Useful CSS3 Generators To Write Clean Code Easily

CSS always been the backbone of every web design on the internet. And since CSS3 introduces, lots of things are changed and become interesting. CSS3 come up with many new CSS properties that web designers and developers used to create come cool CSS3 effects. But. there is a major disadvantage of all new CSS3 properties that most of them have multiple browser-specific implementation.

Browser-specific implementation means that if one of the property works good on a browser, it doesn’t mean it will work on other browsers too. For that, web designers or developers have to little some extra code in your programming. But, I am too lazy to write extra bit of code or sometimes I don’t have time to do that. And I am sure there are too many web designers or developers out there who don’t like to write their own code too.

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Top 10 Powerful Ajax Tutorials For Web Designers

Ajax (shorthand for Asynchronous JavaScript and XML) is a group of interrelated web development techniques used on the client-side to create interactive web applications. With Ajax, web applications can retrieve data from the server asynchronously in the background without interfering with the display and behavior of the existing page. The use of Ajax techniques has led to an increase in interactive or dynamic interfaces on web pages.

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