Web Development articles

Selecting a content management system on which to run a business website is an important decision. Businesses have needs that are more targeted than individuals, and many of the hosted options available don’t quite fit the bill. Fortunately,...
Today we have a great set of icons created exclusively for WebdesignerDepot by Vinod. The set includes 10 appliance super cute looking icons of all types of appliances. The icons are provided as transparent PNG files and also an Illustrator...
The semantic web has brought on a new generation of Internet technology. As designers and developers work together to redefine the rules of the web, the number of open-source projects and third-party APIs continues to grow. The opinions of...
There are some definite downsides to building websites with Flash (key being the lack of support for Flash on iOS), but there are still plenty of sites out there that are built on Flash, and that's unlikely to change any time soon. And sometimes...
Too often as developers, we ignore a crucial last step before launching a website: optimizing for performance. Most developers now recognize that organized, valid code ensures maintainability and compatibility. Anyone who doubts this...
We teased you long enough…. but now the wait is finally over, and it's very much worth it! We're super excited to officially announce the release of MightyDeals.com Our new website has just been unleashed and it's now live! MightyDeals is...
CSS can be compared to a sculptor's tool set; like sculptors at work, we designers use CSS to create structured layouts of websites. Over the years, this process has become more organized; rules have been put in place to create best practices...
By now most bloggers using WordPress should have upgraded to the latest version of WordPress which is officially at version 3.0.1. Along with updates to the core framework, when version 3.0 was released the WordPress team also added a new default...
Working as a designer day after day can be laborious. Luckily, the field has expanded, and so the process has become simpler. Many free tools and resources are out there. Wireframes bring elegance to design mock-ups. They are the basic structure...
In the past few years, the popularity of WordPress has skyrocketed, which has led to a growing demand for themes. With this growing demand, we've seen new premium or commercial WordPress theme shops popping up everywhere. Some may say that...
Recently, Mashable published an article entitled "IE6 Finally Nearing Extinction", announcing that IE6 usage in the United States and Europe has finally dropped below 5%. That news probably warmed the cockles of the hearts of web designers...
If you're new to creating website designs using Photoshop, learning to transform those .PSD files into semantic, standards-compliant CSS and HTML files can be a bit intimidating. After all, there are plenty of great services out there that...