Lessons I Learned Growing a 6-Figure Online Business in 2013

Do you want to learn how you can live your own dream lifestyle? Do you want to understand why others are successfully running their freelance online business while you may not? This article will mix life lessons with action. These are tasks for you to take so be prepared to look back at last year … Continue Reading

Bend and Set Text on a Circle Without Using Photoshop

When web designer creates pages, sometimes they want to set an element where they need to bend  or wrap texts inside a circle (e.g. for the site’s logo or title). Photoshop and some image editing software is often the go-to software for creating these images. On the other hand, bending and setting text on a … Continue Reading

How to Create a CSS3 Pop-Out Menu Without Learning Programming

Modern websites offer a more complex hierarchy of navigation. This navigation sometimes makes user-experience on the website’s menu a bit confusing. Using a CSS3 pop-out menu makes it easier to find your way to what you want on the site quickly. Thanks to CSS3, animation is now possible. Using CSS3, you can simply hide and unhide … Continue Reading

Secret Ingredients to an Unforgettable User Experience

User experience (UX) is an important facet of website development, though, it is often neglected. The reason is that most web developers focus on the technical features of the site. However, when one forgets to build a website that is easy to navigate, the user tends to shift his or her attention to other websites … Continue Reading

Web Industry Job Titles: Where Do You Fit In?

With the continuous evolution of the Web, web industry job titles are created at a very impressive rate, opening up a lot of possible career opportunities for more people each day. Speaking of careers, what do you call yourself? I mean, are you a web designer or a web developer? Or are you the kind … Continue Reading

10 Exciting Premium WordPress Plugins That Are Worth Every Penny

Everything in the world comes with a price. It’s nature’s way of balancing the scales. So don’t be surprised when the premium WordPress plugins can cost you a lot. You need to spend something in order to acquire something that you really need. In our modern world, money is most often that ‘something’ I was … Continue Reading

Using Adobe Lightroom to Produce Amazing Photos for Your Website

It may seem unimportant, but for a web designer, the ability to produce good-looking photos using Adobe Lightroom is an edge, particularly in attracting more clients. With the sudden influx of high-resolution and cheaper Digital Single-Lens Reflex (DSLR) cameras, photos are now becoming must-haves for websites.

Learning LESS: A Comprehensive Introduction

Now that we’re done talking about SASS let’s now talk about learning LESS. If you haven’t seen my SASS tutorial, I recommend you check it here. In our previous tutorial, we listed down the drawbacks of CSS and how pre-processed methods can improve your workflow. We also talked about how to implement SASS using variables, … Continue Reading

15 Bumper Stickers to Print and Peel

Once I saw a bumper sticker that says, There’s no place like 127.0.0.1 Bumper stickers are very good means of relieving stress in the road. It takes our minds away from the pressure of work, traffic and the seemingly endless string of daily mishaps in life. Putting them in your car somehow helps those behind you. … Continue Reading