Deal of the week: Elite Pro icons

There is nothing worse than trawling through icon sets, looking for the right icon, as the clock clowly ticks down towards a deadline. There are so many great vector icon sets out there, but very few are as comprehensive as PictoFoundry's Elite Pro. With over 850 unique vector icons, Elite Pro should be your first stop when hunting for that unique combination of icons you need for your project. So we're delighted that our sister-site, MightyDeals.com, has been able to arrange a huge 85% discount on...

Introducing Yeoman

Web developers all have different ways of working, but there’s always that set of frameworks and libraries we install on each project no matter what. With this comes the tedious work of downloading each one and placing them in our project folder; this doesn’t sound like much if done once or twice but when it’s necessary almost everyday it becomes a tedious task. If you share this opinion Yeoman is right up your alley. What is Yeoman ? ... Yeoman is a workflow, it’s not just a tool but a collection...

Introducing PhysicsJS

A lot of us create JavaScript animations in our projects, these animations are usually simple and require no physics whatsoever. PhysicsJS aims to change that by making it easy for us to add physics to our JavaScript animations without slowing download time. This library is modular, that means you only need to load what you want to use, and the core files are just 31kb. Why use this library ? ... One of the reasons is its modular workflow. This has the advantage of removing the clutter you don’t need and...

Deal of the week: Massive infographic bundle

There’s no escaping the fact that some of the most vital information can be as dull as dishwater. No matter how you try and write up facts and figures, they just don’t grab people. When it comes communication, an infographic is worth a thousand statistics. So we’re delighted that our sister-site, MightyDeals.com, has put together this great deal on a huge infographic bundle to get you started on the path to viral content. Included in the deal are over 100 unique infographic templates, packed with...
CSS

Introducing Recess

We all make mistakes when creating our code, it’s part of being a programmer and having a linter that pulls us up when we make errors is always a great idea. We already have a famous one for JavaScript, JSLint, and now Twitter has given us one for CSS. It’s called Recess and it can help us keep our CSS code clean and super manageable. Installation ... In order to install this linter you’ll first need to have node and npm installed on your computer. If you have that installed then installing recess is as...
CSS

How to use CSS filters

CSS Filters are a powerful tool that allow us to achieve some amazing visual effects with our elements; they are especially great for hover effects. Filters provide us with a method for modifying the rendering of a basic DOM element. They allow you to do things like blur, modify contrast, even the color of your element. Creating filters ... When I think about image filters, the first thing that comes to mind is the black and white filter; taking a full-color image and turning that image into a monochrome...

Getting started with PhoneGap, part 3

With the first and second parts of this tutorial we have gotten pretty far when it comes to understanding PhoneGap and in this last part we will take a look at some more device API’s that we can make use of when creating our mobile applications with PhoneGap. The Contacts API ... The name in this API is pretty self explanatory , with this API we can access the device’s contacts database and it allows us to either create , find , clone or delete a contact. To create a contact we need to use the contacts.create...

How to migrate from Bootstrap 2 to Bootstrap 3

Bootstrap is without a doubt the most widely used front-end framework, it's thought to power 1% of all websites currently on the web and if we look at how Bootstrap is built it's easy to see why, it simply makes development so much easier for us. Now the RC2 of Bootstrap 3 is out and they have completely redone the framework from top to bottom. Let's now see what has changed to help your migration a little. The grid ... The grid is one of the biggest changes and has been completely rebuilt for a mobile-first approach...
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