Responsive design ≠ mobile first

Since a few years almost every new website design needs to be responsive as a rule of thumb. The technique of fitting -or shrinking- all content from  desktop to the size of a phone makes one believe that all will be fine using one single design.  The responisveness will take care of the rest, right?…

The advantages and disadvantages of using svg images in responsive websites

The SVG format has plenty of advantages over other image formats for the web. It’s vector-based, compact, and even editable via plain text editors thanks to the XML syntax. There’s a reason why it’s becoming increasingly more popular, especially with the steadily growing mobile web. Responsive webdesign is where it has a lot of strengths….

Web Design Pitfalls

Like most cultural products, web design has its own zeitgeist. Every year sees a new crop of popular design components and features. Attitudes and trends change rapidly, especially with the fast pace of new technological developments. To stay relevant, web designers need to tune into innovations in web design, especially those that connect with current…

Google Nik Collection free now

Photo enthusiasts all over the world use the Nik Collection to get the best out of their images every day. Google decided to make the Nik Collection desktop suite available for free, so that now anyone can use it. The Nik Collection is comprised of seven desktop plug-ins that provide a powerful range of photo editing…

Hoe installeer je een eigen lettertype op je IPad

Een eigen lettertype installeren op je IPad kan nuttig zijn. Tot voor kort was dit niet makkelijk. Een paar betalende apps bestonden er al maar nu kun je dit vanop je eigen Mac of Windows pc doen zonder meerkost. Hou rekening dat bepaalde lettertypes commercieel zijn en een extra licentie nodig is als je dit…