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The Intro This tutorial aims at shedding some light onto several of the more advanced and fancy CSS3 selectors that are available to designers for manipulating the DOM. This tutorial assumes you’ve got a solid grasp of regular CSS selectors such as tag, id, class, compound, descendant, grouped, and pseudo selectors. We’ll be covering some […]
WordPress 3.6 introduces and entire User Interface (UI) for the “Post Formats” idea. It’s on the add and edit post screens. I generally dislike post formats as I much prefer to separate my different posts into custom post types. I find the UI clumsy and rather counter intuitive for clients. There are several new functions […]
I’ve been working on a nifty project, which is aimed at making it easy to manage art calls for entry software. I’ve implemented the great plugin by Mile Johnson which can be found here. It handles some of the tasks of thumb-nailing and validating your file uploads. What is doesn’t do is track progress and […]
I happened upon this little method of creating text strokes that are gradient filled by chance! I was trying to replicate a fancy text effect I had done in Photoshop, and had a “maybe I could…” moment. As far as I know, this is the first such documented case of this little trick! If you […]
Introduction This tutorial will cover creating a custom designed pre-loader in Adobe Photoshop. We’ll be creating the loader from scratch, covering the animation process and finally converting it to an animated .gif! Here is what the finished product will look like: Finished Product – What you’ll be creating It’s fairly in-depth, here we go! Phase […]
Learn how to create amazing box shadows with css3, gradients, and some nifty tricks!
Designers often create backgrounds and seamless textures from paper. Below is a list of 20+ free antique paper textures that you can download for free and use in your designs. They are great for website backgrounds and many other designs. Do you have any other antique or vintage style paper textures you use or know […]
Learn how to craft a CSS based menu which will use images for the different rollover states.
Design Realistic looking box shadows using Adobe Photoshop. These box shadows can be applied to many different user interface elements.