5 factors that contribute to the evolution of web design

By: Deepu Balan on 12/25/11 1:21 PM 2 Comments »
Evolution of internet It was during my college days back in late-nineties I bumped into the world of internet and websites. Ever since I have been closely following and practicing all the budding trends in web design industry. Now in 2011, when I look back to those days as a web designer, I can see a lot of alterations through which the web design industry has moulded into the present state. I am sure, it’s a process and it will keep on changing with the time. There were so many factors that influenced the way we look at the web design process. Based […] Continue Reading...

Chrome vs Firefox – How chrome overtook firefox this time

By: Deepu Balan on 12/6/11 1:23 AM 2 Comments »
browser war - chrome vs firefox My blog turn 2 year old today, at this point I would like to present some quick interesting browser statistics from my server logs that goes along the lines of a global scenario. The browser wars are heating up once again with the latest news release from StatCounter indicating Google’s Chrome browser overtook Mozilla Firefox as the second most popular browser worldwide for the first time. The competition among web browsers for the supremacy in usage share has perhaps started during the late 1990s by Internet explorer through replacing Netscape as the dominant browser. Ever since, Internet Explorer has been […] Continue Reading...

Collection of beautiful and colorful iPad wallpapers

By: Deepu Balan on 08/31/11 11:23 PM 1 Comment »
ipad wallpaper collection Here is a collection of more than 25 beautiful and colorful iPad wallpapers, created by those most creative and talented artists around the globe. All of these images are linked to its original source. The images are bookmarked with the original URL, each of these image has its own copyright terms of usage. If you’d like to use one of these images, please contact the copyright owner for the right permission. [ad#ad-1] [ad#ad-7] Continue Reading...

A Beginners Guide To Social Media Marketing

By: Deepu Balan on 08/10/11 12:33 AM No Comments »
Social media marketing has become one of the most important aspects of doing business online. More and more people are using various social platforms to interact with one another, and it seems that consumers want to have the ability to interact with business in much the same way that they communicate with their friends and family. Some companies have been slower to respond to this growing trend that others, but it’s getting to a point where you can no longer ignore this approach. It doesn’t take a lot to begin your social media presence, but there are things you should […] Continue Reading...

The Smart Phone vs the Computer

By: Deepu Balan on 07/20/11 12:31 PM No Comments »
The Minimal Differences between the Smart Phone and the Computer The Minimal Differences between the Smart Phone and the Computer Today, it seems as though computers and phones are practically the same device. Many smart phones can now perform the tasks of computers such as emailing, writing blog posts, and even information storage, while computers are able to perform phone-like functions such as being able to make a call, send a text, or find a phone number. The integration of computers into cell phones to create the high functioning smart phone has led many to wonder whether or not the smart phone will eventually replace the laptop or computer. Sure, […] Continue Reading...

Pure CSS DropDown Menu using :target pseudo class

By: Deepu Balan on 06/17/11 11:24 PM 49 Comments »
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 menu is developed wholly using CSS and HTML, no images or javascripts used. Hence it is easily customizable for anyone […] Continue Reading...