If you are a WordPress developer there is no doubt you will have your own personal collection of code snippets, hacks or even short-codes that you can call upon in time of need. They are those little lifesavers that can solve complex problems with only a few lines code… they truly are indispensable no matter which host monster you use. In this design news round-up we have highlighted some recent articles and posts that will freshen-up your WordPress toolbox.
Icons are one of the most sought after design elements within web design, and the great thing is there is no shortage of new and creative icon sets that are freely released for general consumption and satisfy our design appetite. In today’s news round-up we have collected five fresh icon-sets specifically designed for web designers, developers and bloggers.
WordPress 3.0 should have been with us by now, but due to a few bugs and glitches it is now going to be released at some point in the next few weeks.
There are big changes in this new WP version, with a lot of exciting features like multi-site and custom post types. Brace yourselves, its coming!
In today’s news we have collected the best resources to give you the low-down on WordPress 3.0.
The design of most WordPress powered sites will always have a fair few similarities and traits. Sometimes you may have to look a little bit closer, but the tell tale signs will be there, and they will be shouting: “I am a WordPress site!“. Of course not all WP sites are like that, there are some that will dare to break the mold, dare to extend it to its CMS limits, and create a site design unique and inspiring. Below you will find three showcases that show such sites.READ MORE
As we do every week, we like to offer a question to our readers that has been previously asked on Answers, we love to hear your thoughts and read your comments.
This weeks question is: How did you get into web design?.
You can leave a comment below or you can leave an answer on the original question on Answers.
As the web matures, there is an ever greater need and requirement for web designers and developers to grasp and learn any new technological advancements. With the new CSS3 properties, HTML5s advancement, WordPress rapidly approaching version 3.0 and with the recent release of the iPad, the demand on the developer has never been greater.
Everyday new WordPress themes are freely released, the difficulty is not finding fresh themes, the hardest part is finding high quality themes. In this news round-up we have collected the themes are we feel are of a premium quality, but of course, are available for free. READ MORE
Choosing the perfect CMS for any project is one of the most important aspects of web design – and the hardest. There are so many CMSes available and each offers so many different features and options, how can you possibly pick the best? For the most part it comes down to opinion, reputation and whatever you feel most comfortable with. Just like every project, everyone has there own thoughts and opinions on there favorite CMS.