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Vector vs. Raster Images for Web

In the world of HiDPI screens and responsive websites, having high quality images in your website designs is a must. Graphics must be readable at varying sizes when viewed on desktop and mobile devices...

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The Comping Process

When designing a website, the first step is and should always be scoping. This scope is what defines every other aspect of a web project, from cost to content to design. When the design process begins, there are three ways to approach it...

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Using a BaseURL in Your Code

My site's configuration file lets me define a unique set of details based on my environment, whether it’s a subfolder on my localhost, a dev site subfolder on the remote host or the live site itself...

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Death of the loading.gif

An animated gif can have only pre-specified colors marked as transparent which means they might not look good on anything other than a solid background. This can become a problem if you want these animated images on an unknown background color or a photo...

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Responsive Web Design

People are coming from all sorts of varied devices and your website should be accessible and usable in each environment. But, who wants to make multiple version of a single site and keep up to date with all the new gear that comes out?..

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ThinkHumanity.org

Think Humanity was created to provide relief, support and hope for a promising future to refugees in Africa..

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Google Analytics Coolness

Looking through my Google stats and conversions, I noticed that \"Fat Superman\" is one of my stronger site keywords. In fact, a Google Search brings me up at spot #1! Ha! Are people searching for this and finding me? Better question is what are people searching for fat Superman?..

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