Today we have three great website enhancing news resources for you: Create a vector character for your site with Photoshop and Illustrator, 10 tips and hacks for your WP comment section, and finally, a cool new Lightbox clone called Bumpbox.
Vector characters are certainly in fashion at the moment, they can establish a memorable image of your site, probably more so than a logo. This article contains a mixture of Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop tutorials that will be a great help to you to create visually appealing cartoon characters.
If you were to ask 10 web designers, what part of a web design you hate? Excluding clients, 9 out of 10 would say the comments section. In this article, you’ll have a look at 10 great tips and hacks to enhance your WP blog’s comments section.
Not another Lightbox clone? Yes, it is, but this is one is much better than most. Developed using MooTools, Bumpbox has a few advantages over other lightboxes, it supports not only supports all common media types but also PDF’s (which is unique), its lightning fast with some nice effects and it automatically detects what kind of filetype you wish to show in the box, so you do not need to specify the type, easing the process of integration.