Getting your website Christmas-ready
How to give your website a Christmas makeover
  • Web design

Christmas isn’t just a time to put up a tree and decorate your home. During the holiday season, website owners can get creative and upgrade their website design to make their page more festive. That way customers can get into the Christmas spirit too. If you’re looking to make your website more holiday-friendly, read on to explore our practical and creative tips. Only Christmas dinner will be...

How to give your website a Christmas makeover
Web design trends: one page design
One page design: anything but one-dimensional
  • Web design

The one pager is a new trend in web design: more and more companies are choosing to present their products, campaigns, or project websites in a single page design. This means users navigate their way through a single HTML page by scrolling and exploring content. These minimalistic websites focus on storytelling, aiming to create an intuitive user experience – but they’re not suitable for every...

One page design: anything but one-dimensional
User experience design: what developers should know
User experience design – for the perfect user experience
  • Web design

User experience design is becoming more and more important among web designers and software developers: a good user experience (UX) is now the goal as well as the standard for serious websites and software. But what exactly is UX design? It is often difficult to define due to the many related terms, such as user interface (UI). Read everything you need to know about user experience design and get...

User experience design – for the perfect user experience
How to create a photo gallery for your website
Web design basics: creating a photo gallery for your website
  • Web design

Multimedia content is an integral part of the internet. From images to GIFs to videos – without engaging visual elements, websites become dull, gray blocks of text, and web stores would be nothing but an endless list of product descriptions. Image galleries are a popular way of presenting graphics and images clearly on to a web project. With some simple HTML, it’s easy to create a basic Lightbox...

Web design basics: creating a photo gallery for your website
What is responsive design?
What is responsive design?
  • Web design

Modern websites are viewed on a large variety of devices, from smartphones with small screens to high-resolution 4K monitors. A responsive design is key to catering to this large range of media. Layout, typography, images, and navigation are designed so that they work smoothly on any device.

What is responsive design?
CSS coding made easy
CSS Tutorial: An introduction to Cascading Style Sheets
  • Web design

Without CSS, websites would just be a collection of text elements separated by headlines and paragraphs. Only the ability to format HTML using cascading style sheets make the internet what it is today: a colorful mix of customized online presences, from the ambitious home hobby page to the award-winning design website. Our CSS tutorial walks you through the secrets of the stylesheet language with...

CSS Tutorial: An introduction to Cascading Style Sheets
Linking CSS to HTML
Linking CSS to HTML: a guide with examples
  • Web design

HTML and CSS are part of the core elements of the World Wide Web and are often used in conjunction with one another. When you are working with an HTML document and would like to include CSS, there are a few internal and external methods to implement the format specifications into your text content effectively. Find out more in this practical guide with examples.

Linking CSS to HTML: a guide with examples
Finding alternatives to Adobe Photoshop
Photoshop alternatives: Adobe’s competitors reviewed
  • Web design

Adobe Photoshop is the gold standard in the realm of photo editing and has dominated the market for years. However, due to its immense range of functions, the program is often too complicated and expensive for amateur photographers and designers. So it’s no wonder that there are so many appealing cheap or free Photoshop alternatives.

Photoshop alternatives: Adobe’s competitors reviewed
Mobile web: recognizing and avoiding common errors
Mobile web: the common errors
  • Web design

The mobile web can conjure up a whole host of challenges for web designers but at the same time also offers many opportunities for creating a positive user experience. If a mobile site isn’t configured correctly, then this can quickly lead to a bad user experience. To ensure your mobile-optimized website keeps up with the requirements of an ever-increasing mobile web, you should make yourself...

Mobile web: the common errors
What is CSS?
What is CSS? Definition and application
  • Web design

Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) is a style sheet language. Together with HTML, CSS gives you the option to process a website visually. CSS was developed to separate presentation specifications such as fonts and the shape and color of elements from other website content. Learn how to use CSS here.

What is CSS? Definition and application