Web Resources – January 2009January 31st, 2009 in Web Resources by kailoon
This is a web roundup for the whole month around the world. We roundup the best resources, articles and top lists. Feel free to check them out or you can also submit yours to us so that we can share have a better collection and share with the readers.
jQuery for Absolute Beginners: The Complete Series
We start by downloading the library and eventually work our way up to creating an AJAX style-switcher. I’m very proud of this series; possibly more than any other that I’ve done for Envato.
Category: jQueryLearn It Now
Create a Custom WordPress Plugin From Scratch
This tutorial will describe the implementation of a WordPress plugin starting from scratch. The plugin will connect to an external OSCommerce database and display random products on your WordPress site. It also implements a configuration page for the WordPress admin panel.
Category: WordPress . phpLearn It Now
The Logo Design Process for Ultimate Potential
I will guide you through the process of creating the logo for one of my recent clients, Ultimate Potential. This article offers insights into, not only the thought process behind creating the logo, but also the creation of the logo itself.
Category: DesigningLearn It Now
How to Make a Creatively Designed Moto Banner
In this tutorial, we’ll learn how to create a banner from images of Super Bikes. The idea in this work is to merge pieces of images in order to look like one. We will be using the Brush Tool, Eraser Tool, Pen Tool and some effects to create a website banner, so let’s gets started.
Category: PhotoshopLearn It Now
How to Create a Flaming Photo Manipulation
In this tutorial, we’ll manipulate a picture so it looks like a woman burning in flames. The idea behind this manipulation was to create a nice looking illustration, only by using simple techniques and tools such as the Brush tool and Warp command. I hope you enjoy the tutorial and try it with your own stock imagery.
Category: PhotoshopLearn It Now
15 Tips for Freelancers Starting Their Own Business
So you’re a skilled developer or design freelancer who has established a handful of customers who pay your bills and provide you with an income…
Category: FreelancingRead More
20 Websites with Beautiful Typography
Typography in web design plays an integral part in setting the tone, theme, and message of a website.
Category: Typography . WebsitesRead More
50 Extremely Useful PHP Tools
PHP is one of the most widely used open-source server-side scripting languages that exist today. With over 20 million indexed domains using PHP, including major websites like Facebook, Digg and WordPress, there are good reasons why many Web developers prefer it to other server-side scripting languages, such as Python and Ruby.
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10 Killer WordPress Hacks
The software was updated numerous times, leading to the recent release of version 2.7, and many new blogs dedicated to WordPress were created. Of course, tons of new hacks were discovered, which helped lots of bloggers enhance their blogs.
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10 Awesome Ways to Integrate Twitter With Your Website
There’s no better time to start utilizing Twitter integration tools than right now. Here are 10 of the most useful ways to start turning your site readers (or your client’s customer base) into Twitter followers, and vice versa.
Category: TwitterRead More
What You Need to Know About jQuery 1.3
The web development community became intensely excited on January 14, 2009 when jQuery version 1.3.0 was officially released. jQuery 1.3 brings with it significant improvements, especially when it comes to speed. In addition, the developers were able to keep jQuery as small as ever while adding some great and often requested features. Today, we will have an in depth look at the new features, and how you can squeeze the most out of it.
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The Ultimate Collection Of Free Vector Packs
Designers love freebies that make life easier and help them create higher-quality work. Free vectors are useful, free vector packs even more so. Fortunately, there are plenty of talented graphic designers who are willing to give away their work (or samples of it) to benefit the rest of us. In this post, we feature 60 of the best and most useful free vector packs.
Collection of free resources available for designers to download
This way it’s easier for you to find what you need in your work and download easy and free. I’ll try to make it a weekly roundup of free textures, icons, Photoshop brushes, Photoshop custom shapes, Illustrator brushes, vectors, PSD files, fonts, social media icons and WordPress themes.
15 Awesome Free Fonts
Once again I went through Deviantart and found some great freebies, this time fonts, fonts that you may not even seen before and yes they are really good, check it out yourself, use and abuse them.