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Master the advanced features of Django to build professional, manageable web applications.
What is changing in the world of UX and how can you adapt your approach to meet the evolving needs of today's users? Join Chris Nodder as he shares insights to help strengthen your design choices and help you adapt to current and emerging trends. Designers, product managers, strategists, UX new-comers, and curious observers alike can gain an expanded understanding of what it takes to succeed in the field of UX.
Learn how to write or modify CSS code, enhancing the appearance of lists on your websites and applications. Explore the HTML properties of ordered lists, including numbered lists. Learn the key CSS properties used in styling both a list itself and the items within the list.
Develop a content strategy that translates into a better user experience. Learn how to build user persona spectrums, content guidelines, and more meaningful content for websites and apps.
Get real-world career advice to make your UX design portfolio stand out from the crowd, and land your next UX design job.
Learn how to use VirtualBox and virtual machines for browser testing. Brian Wood explains how to run multiple operating system to test Internet Explorer compatibility.
Learn how to create dynamic interactive prototypes for smartphones, tablets, and desktop computers with Principle for Mac, the UX design tool.
Learn how to build a WordPress theme from scratch using the _s (aka Underscores) starter theme.
Learn how to use jQuery, a free plugin called tablesorter, and some simple CSS to create sortable, interactive HTML tables.
Learn how to create a Twitter widget and embed a Twitter timeline in any website.
Learn how to make HTML tables look top-notch with a little CSS wizardry. Find out how to style text, highlight rows, and highlight related table data with animated hover states.
Learn how to make your web graphics lean, mean, and optimized for modern devices and bandwidth scenarios.
Learn how to design better web visuals using the SVG file format and Illustrator CC.
Get your first look at the new era in Adobe animation: Adobe Animate. Learn about the new tools and improved interface in Animate CC.
Get an overview of Adobe Creative Cloud. Learn how to install and update apps such as Photoshop and InDesign, use cloud storage, and take CC on the go.
Learn how to build a responsive web design with Bootstrap and Dreamweaver CC 2015.
WordPress is undergoing a fundamental change. Learn how the WP API is changing WordPress development, and how to get started with this new RESTful JSON API.
Five-minute workflow improvements for creative pros, covering Photoshop, Illustrator, WordPress, and other tools designers commonly use.
A weekly series for web designers who want to enhance their design, software, and general freelance business skills and streamline their workflow. Get a new tip every Thursday.
Learn how to use Photoshop, After Effects, and two dedicated tools—Flixel and Cliplets—to explore the creative possibilities of cinemagraphs: static photos that contain areas of motion.
Collaborate more effectively and efficiently with clients and colleagues with these tips from veteran designer Lauren Bacon.
The most successful projects involve deep collaboration with clients. Learn how attentive listening, thoughtful questions, and a clear process can lead to a unified vision and strategy for your designs.
Add images to categories and tags and provide a more interesting user experience for your WordPress visitors.
Make your design team run smoothly, by learning how to define roles and responsibilities, set expectations, and solicit feedback.
Keep your WordPress site secure using these best practices and plugins.
Learn how to implement DRY development techniques on your WordPress sites, and build more efficient, maintainable, and understandable code.
Build a custom plugin to track the popularity of WordPress posts and then create a widget to display the top five.
Learn how to use Dreamweaver's Fluid Grid Layout framework and media queries to create a responsive website design.
Use information architecture and the WordPress template hierarchy to build a cleaner and more effective design process.
Learn how to edit WordPress user accounts directly in the database with phpMyAdmin—bypassing WordPress entirely.
The influential web designer and founder of A List Apart talks about developing the web standards that shaped the Internet we know today, fostering community, and educating the next generation of designers.
Business coach Lauren Bacon tells us what it takes to be successful in the web design world.
Add styles and scripts to your WordPress themes the correct way, by enqueuing them.
Learn how to integrate web fonts into your WordPress themes, from sources such as Google Fonts, Adobe Edge Web Fonts, and Font Squirrel.
Create custom post types and taxonomies to extend the functionality of WordPress.
Got a WordPress site that's overrun with spam? Learn how to clean it out by deleting the spam straight from the database.
Learn how to get Google Glass set up and connected to your phone, and find out how to use touch input and gestures to control Glass in real-world scenarios: navigating a city, accepting calls, and taking photos and video.
Find out whether Google Glass—a wearable computer that places both a screen and a camera near your eye—is right for you.
The team behind Local Projects, a multimedia design firm, explains the development process behind some of their most high-profile projects, including an installation for the 9/11 Memorial Museum.
Control how your InDesign print layouts are exported to HTML, and add links, custom CSS, and more.
Reveals how designers can create vibrant web graphics, wireframes, and complete web site mockups in Photoshop with navigation bars and buttons.
Follow Erik Natzke, generative artist and principle designer at Adobe, as he draws on his experience as an artist to build applications that improve people's ability to be creative.
Optimize your videos for search engines and convert the traffic to achieve your business goals.
Learn to spiff up your HTML5 slideshows with automatic playback, integrated audio and video, and more.
A primer for anyone tasked with starting a blog for a business.
Join Grant Skinner at work and at play, designing cutting-edge interactive experiences, games, applications, and frameworks with technologies like HTML5 and Flash.
Walks you through the process of analyzing, planning, and managing different types of content—from blog posts to videos—so you can develop a content strategy for any website.
Extend your Drupal 7 sites with custom modules, which allow you to create everything from admin interfaces to forms.
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