HoverCards is a chrome extension that lets you preview social links from youtube, twitter, reddit, soundcloud, imgur, & instagram. So next time your friend sends a video you’re too lazy to click, just hover for cards. HoverCards is a browser extension that gives you more context to links when you hover over them. It’s similar to how PH shows a preview of people when you hover over their images.
License: License Free
If you have a blog, a website, or any other type of presence online you are going to want to check out the new font package that’ll make your website look like it just came out of an extreme makeover episode, as these fonts are all incredibly gorgeous and they’ll look great on any type of website â€“ provided the websiteâ€™s owner can use them with a sense of decency.
The Huge Font Bundle is for sale for $29 and with it, you’ll be getting 49 fonts with a FREE addition of 17 fonts, just to reward you on your purchase. This boils down to less than $0.5 per font and if you ask me, that is a pretty cheap price to pay for a font. The pack doesnâ€™t come with just fonts, but it also comes with some bonus graphics, ornaments and other extras â€“ everything that could be added to this pack.
This bundle deal is only available in September. Take a look at the fonts, consider the bonuses included in the bundle and then make your decision if you like what you’ll be getting for such a small price. With a little bit of creativity, you can use these fonts in thousands of different ways, ranging from simple decoration to great attention-grabbing titles: the sky is the limit. Honestly, I’ll be using some of these fonts myself. Read the rest of this entry »
Every web designer wants to create only standing apart websites that are appreciated by all Internet users. Of course, itâ€™s impossible to satisfy everyoneâ€™s tastes. Still, as a web designer you must merely try to give your best to create the most liked online presences.
Fortunately, we have the most powerful tools and resources to create awesome websites since the beginning of the world! Practically, we have so many website templates, frameworks, content management systems, adjacent tools and other stuff, that is impossible to use all of themâ€¦In fact, a web designer uses an infinitesimal part of all the available tools.
Under these circumstances, the best designer isnâ€™t necessarily the most talented one; the best designer is the one who has at disposal the best tools. Definitely, we want the best for all our readers and consequently, we collected for you some useful CSS snippets that might make the difference in your projects! Itâ€™s about 15 great CSS3 text effects â€“ all are handpicked and we think that these may add a sparkle of originality to your next projects. Some of them are useful for particular uses, while others are suitable for multiple uses.
Everything man-made is perfectible and this post isnâ€™t an exception! In the event that we missed your favorite CSS3 text effect, please add it in the comment form and we will add it into a future post! Also, it will be great toshare with us your opinion about these text effects.
If you love colors and you want a wonderful and full of color text effect, then this one is the perfect solution for you! It is very suitable to display the name of a creative agency or for portfolio projects. Of course, it may be used for any other type of projects â€“ if you want to stand apart, this text effect is a good choice!
See the Pen Magnetype by Bennett Feely (@bennettfeely) on CodePen.
The loading wave effect is really awesome! It may be used to add a little bit of mystery to a project or to highlight the fact that time is passing. It would be interesting to use it in order to stress a discount or a special offer which is running only for a very short period of time.What do you think?
See the Pen CSS Text filling with water by xiaodong (@hxd) on CodePen.
This is a very interesting text effect; I think that due to the color scheme used it might be applied to emphasize a vintage design. Itâ€™s a smart use of text shadows and it has the potential to attract the usersâ€™ attention. Donâ€™t forget, vintage will never die!
See the Pen CodePen Text Effect by Jack Rugile (@jackrugile) on CodePen.
The next text effect works as a magnet for the viewers. You may use it to improve the sign-up form, to emphasize a new product offered for sale or simply to attract the eyes of the viewers. Itâ€™s enticing and a wise web designer would use it into his/her advantage!
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PriorityNav is licensed under the MIT license which basically means you can do whatever you want as long as you include the original copyright and license notice in any copy of the software/source. It works on ie9+ (if you include classList.js), Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Opera. (mobile & desktop).
License: MIT License
License: MIT License
Frontify lets yous create your complete and beautiful style guide in less than 5 minutes! It’s simple, fast and fun. Document and maintain your brand or design guidelines with an online tool. Forget about the time consuming manual creation of PDF style guides. Frontify Style Guide makes professional style guide creation a fast and fun experience.
Frontify Style Guide is build to be usable without learning, so that you can get started instantly. Our educational material, tutorials and documentations are meant to provide best practices, deeper insights and help inspire our users. Start instantly from scratch, choose between own or various predefined style guide templates. Templates do not only contain editable structure, but also helpful content suggestions and style guide best practices.
License: Free Plans Available
Flarum is free, open-source forum software with a focus on simplicity. You can use Flarum to easily set up a discussion forum for your website. It’s forum software reimagined. Flarum looks and feels great out of the box. The user interface is streamlined so you can spend less time clicking and more time talking. You can keep on scrolling, without having to wait for the next page of posts to load. Flarum lets you scrub anywhere in a discussion quickly and easily. It remembers your position if you come back after navigating away.
There is a Floating Composer, you can read while you write. Flarum’s reply form slides up from the bottom of the page, so you can scroll up to read posts â€“ and even visit other discussions â€“ while you draft your reply. Flarum is fully responsive by default, and not just as an afterthought. The interface has been optimized for touch, with big buttons, smooth animations, and gestures aplenty.
License: MIT License
Lightgallery supports touch and swipe navigation on touchscreen devices, as well as mouse drag for desktops. This allows users to navigate between slides by either swipe or mouse drag. You also have the option to enable animated thumbnails from the settings. otherwise normal thumbnail will be used. You can also make thumbnails automatically load for your YouTube or vimeo videos. LightGallery uses Hardware-Accelerated CSS3 transitions for faster animation performance. This plugin comes with numerous number of beautiful inbuilt animations.
Requirements: jQuery Framework
License: Apache License
Lightning Design System helps you create the worldâ€™s best enterprise app experiences. With the Design System you can build custom applications with a look and feel that is consistent with Salesforce core features â€” without reverse engineering our styles! Simply download our platform-agnostic CSS framework and get started today.
You can utilize the detailed guidelines to confidently design excellent apps that fit right into the Salesforce ecosystem. With the Design System, you get access to all of the Salesforce core visual and interaction design patterns so that you can follow established best practices and build apps that have a consistent look and feel with the Salesforce user experience.
License: Creative Commons License
Humans are attracted to beautiful places; and once there, they are often reluctant to leave. If youreCommerce store is a thing of beauty, the customers will come, and they will stay a while. You can make that happen by usingthe right tools to create your store, by taking note of a few useful tips, and by avoiding a few common but costly mistakes.
A Good Shopping Experience is Essential
Following these valuable tips can lead to creating a beautiful eCommerce experience:
Related Products â€“ People visit websites for information, and shoppers are no different. A shopper may be looking for a very specific product, but that same shopper is apt to be interested in related products, such as other makes or model, accessories, or useful companion items. Your customers will usually appreciate being given an extra option, or a suggestion or two. It shows you are thinking about them.
Photos â€“ Itâ€™s true that not all products are particularly photogenic, but you still want to portray them in their best light. Insist on high-quality images, show a product from different angles or perspectives, or use hover or zoom features. An image of a bicycle is one thing: an image showing a person having fun riding a bike is something else entirely.
Search â€“ Make sure your store has a site search capability. A search canserve as a tremendous asset for your customers. The presence of a search box also adds a professional touch to your online store. It offers an excellent example of genuine customer support. The more products you feature, the greater the need for a search capability.
Navigation â€“ Whenever a customer of yours gets lost, and there is no one nearby to help, he or she will usually leave. To avoid disgruntled customers and lost sales, make an extra effort to ensure that a clear and logical navigation function is one of the characteristics of your site. Read the rest of this entry »