Category: Web Design

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How Web Fonts Work

Your computer can only display the fonts that it has installed on it or that are made available to it by other means. If a designer of any computer based medium is to deliver a specific font as part of their presentation they must ensure that the chosen font is
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Don’t Under Estimate The Value of Design

When I’m compiling budgets and estimates for some clients, I always cringe at having to include the design line item(s). It’s not that I don’t value or respect that part of the project, in fact just the opposite (hence this article), It’s that it seems to be the point in
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Want to Be Your Own Webmaster, Learn CSS

In the business of Web support and maintenance I regularly talk with people that just need a little help. They aren’t looking to develop a new app, launch a new service or even to fully redesign their site. All these people want is the side bar widget to look just
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You Can’t Automate Design (Sorry)

I think one of the hardest concepts for folks who have never been through a Website build project before, is understanding where development ends and design starts (and vice versa). For those of us who work in this field every day, that may seem like a ridicules concept. However this
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Auto Start Videos and Audio – Bad Idea

… and suddenly from the office down the hall, at a very high volume: Hey everybody I’m watching porn in here! A slightly hilarious prank that went around the office I worked in back in 1999. This was before we all got smart and stopped opening attachments just because the
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