With motion on the rise amongst web developers so too are the tools that help to streamline its creation. Haiku is a stand-alone application available to Mac users and also available as an in-browser option. By its own description “Design imaginative UI components that snap into any web app. Code optional.” In this article we’ll look over this new tooling available to motion lovers of all kinds; let’s dive in and explore all that is Haiku!
Google’s AMP is a very useful collection of plug-and-play code to help you optimize your website. But there are times when you might want to go it alone. In our new course, Optimize Your Website Without AMP, you’ll learn why you might decide not to use AMP in certain circumstances, and how you can do just as good an optimization job using other techniques.
CSS selectors have progressed massively over the years, giving developers far more power for targeting specific bits on their pages. The examples in this article are part of the CSS Selectors Level 4 specification. Let’s dive in and investigate seven of these intriguing selectors, some of which I guarantee you’ve yet to use in practice!
You’ve probably already heard about Foundation, an amazing collection of frameworks created by ZURB. But do you know about the ZURB Stack?
Is Linux viable for web design? Happily the answer is “Yes”, and in our new course, Linux for Web Design, you’ll learn why that’s the case.
If you’re a graphic or web designer with a thirst for knowledge, you’re in luck. We’ve just partnered with A Book Apart and Smashing Magazine to bring you dozens of eBooks from some of the leading names in the industry, like CodePen co-founder Chris Coyier and typography guru Jason Santa Maria.
“CSS Modules” is nothing to do with the W3C, rather part of a suggested build process. It compiles your project, renaming the selectors and classes so that they become unique, scoped to individual components. Styles are locked into those components and cannot be used elsewhere unless you specifically say so!
Welcome to the next in our series of tutorials where we use the general sibling combinator
~ to create various components for the web. This tutorial will cover navigation elements using links and radio inputs.
It turns out that CSS Grid is pretty good at laying out online comics, especially if you want your comics to be flexible. In this tutorial we’ll use Barry the cat to demonstrate how to build a responsive comic.