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Pure CSS DropDown Menu using :target pseudo class

Pure CSS DropDown Menu using :target pseudo class

Today, CSS3 has become a buzzword of modern web designers and developers around the globe. With its ground-breaking features, CSS3 has made a profound impact on the web designer community by making the lives of web designers easier and fun filled. Here in this post I am going to explain such a cool CSS3 feature called :target Pseudo Class. By playing around and experimenting with the :target pseudo class, I have developed a cool looking pure CSS dropdown menu. This ...

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My first wordpress plugin – Delicious Bookmark Button with realtime bookmark count

My first wordpress plugin – Delicious Bookmark Button with realtime bookmark count

del.icio.us needs no introduction, and if you still do not use delicious bookmarking service, there is something obviously missing in your life! Delicious is a famous social bookmarking site that has achieved rapid popularity and growth ever since it was being purchased by Yahoo Inc in 2005. Delicious is my all-time favorite bookmarking service. Many features have contributed to this, including the website's simple interface, human-readable URL scheme, a novel domain name, a simple REST-like API, and RSS feeds for ...

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Free High-Resolution Social-Media Iconset – PriceTag Style

Free High-Resolution Social-Media Iconset - PriceTag Style

I am really happy to present my first FREE icon set here, which was actually created to use in my personal blog, but later I have decided to share it online. There are total 18 social media icons including twitter, facebook, linkedin, orkut, myspace etc... and it comes in two sizes of transparent PNG 24-bit format. The photoshop source file (PSD) is also included, so that you can modify and create different versions if required. And they are all free, ...

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Cool Sprites – Free overlapped CSS menu using CSS Sprites

Cool Sprites – Free overlapped CSS menu using CSS Sprites

It is said that 70 to 80 percentage of the end-user response time is spent on the front-end. A major portion of this time is exhausted on downloading all the external components in a web page including, stylesheet, images, scripts, flash etc. An extra HTTP request adds 200+ milliseconds to a page (worldwide average). Since most of today’s browsers limit about 3 or 4 parallel requests at a time, a page with so many external references can cause the ...

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RGBa vs Opacity: The Difference Explained

RGBa vs Opacity: The Difference Explained

To be able to effectively handle the alpha transparency or opacity of a particular element purely using CSS/HTML was the dream of any web designer. Because, with alpha transparency or opacity they can make visually more beautiful and easily maintainable websites with less effort. Now with CSS3 we can achieve these using properties such as RGBa and Opacity. What is RGBa? In addition to RGB (Red Blue Green) CSS3 has introduced a new feature to color setting, which is called RGBA. ...

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Ionic 2 Vs Ionic 1 – What Works Better For Your Mobile App Development?

By: Ajit Jain on 02/23/17 11:30 AM No Comments »
Ionic 2 vs Ionic 1 Ionic now and then has been instrumental in the development of some amazing apps. In fact, it is the most popular cross-platform technology for mobile app development. It has stimulated many enterprises since its introduction on this challenging domain. It was peddled as a revolutionary and robust HTML5 framework for developers. However, despite its functionalities and features, Ionic development was plagued by its reliance on Angular 2. Though, there is ample community support to assist whenever you get stuck. Then, Ionic 2 entered as a refreshing new version of this popular framework inculcating several astonishing modifications. Currently, this iteration is [...] Continue Reading...

Stun and Amaze With Your Website Design

By: Deepu Balan on 02/9/17 11:03 AM Comments Off
web app development People are visually oriented these days and you must stun and amaze them with your website design. Slapping a few pretty pictures on your Home page is not going to do the trick. There are tools out there that help you create an enticing experience that will keep your visitors on your front page and encourage them to click through to your other pages. How your website is set up is the first step in creating a user-friendly space. What people see is your second consideration. Navigational Structure When mapping out your small business website design, the first thing you must do [...] Continue Reading...

Tips for Using Dreamweaver for Web Design

By: Deepu Balan on 12/17/16 10:45 PM No Comments »
dreamweaver-icon-33 Adobe Dreamweaver is  nearly 20 years old. This proprietary web development software was initially created in 1997 by Macromedia. In 2005, Adobe Systems acquired it and has maintained it ever since. It’s a popular choice of web design for experienced designers as well as beginners who have just completed coding bootcamp training. One way Dreamweaver has been distinguished over the years is its ability to continually innovate to keep apace with modern trends in code and design. It can be called a lot of things, but never let it be said that Dreamweaver is outdated. Whether you are simply experimenting [...] Continue Reading...

7 Out of 10 Mobile Apps Fail Due to Lack of Strategy

By: Deepu Balan on 12/10/16 1:43 AM Comments Off
appdev For business owners out there looking to cash in on the money-making machine that’s known as mobile applications, be aware that the majority of apps are getting downloaded fewer than 500 times a day, and only the top 5% of all apps in Google Play and Apple’s App Store are generating more than $1250/day in revenue. These numbers are nothing new, stemming from a Gartner report published in 2014. However, instead of just predicting most apps will fail, I propose one of the key reasons for so many apps not managing to become successful. When we talk about mobile applications, [...] Continue Reading...

7 Surefire Ways to Improve User Engagement on Your Website

By: Deepu Balan on 12/2/16 6:15 PM Comments Off
web app development After setting up a website and wonderful content are being created regularly, it can be depressing if the user engagement is unimpressive. This challenge is often encountered by many websites. With the sea of content out there, the competition is really fierce. Belfast web design companies are concerned with creating a positive and powerful digital presence. High user engagement makes a website to be more visible and promotes loyalty and familiarity. Here are some suggestions that will assist in keeping both existing and new visitors highly engaged. 1.   Request for opinions As long as you keep adding value to your audience, [...] Continue Reading...

Top Factors that Has a Great Impact on Mobile App Development Cost

By: Deepu Balan on 02/14/16 2:20 AM No Comments »
optimize website for mobile devices There are two types of aspiring businessmen – one who executes their business ideas after estimating the development cost of their product, and another is one who put their product first, without even considering the development cost. And, mobile app development is one of the expensive processes that require a lot of time and money. If you want to build a highly intuitive and feature rich mobile app, then you need to add hefty cost to your project. There is no doubt that mobile applications are the powerful and advanced marketing technique that drives traffic, boosts the popularity of your [...] Continue Reading...