Situational Design for the Web

Feb 21 2011 by Alexander Dawson | 16 Comments

Situational Design for the Web

During the browser wars, interesting problems presented themselves to the web design community. Many web professionals resorted to drastic measures and built separate websites for IE and Netscape — and later we had wireless markup language (WML) for mobile phones. This was because of inconsistent rendering and poorly implemented standards, and it was a means of avoiding the ugly hacking that was otherwise necessary.

This practice has evolved over the years (take print-friendly pages, for example), but the modern web almost shuns the practice entirely.

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Glossy: Free Icon Set

Feb 20 2011 by Gopal Raju | 23 Comments

Glossy: Free Icon Set

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Announcement: Winners of Hosting Plans from Zyma.com

Feb 19 2011 by Jacob Gube | 12 Comments

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Zyma, an excellent web hosting company, offered up 15 free 2-year hosting plans in a recent Six Revisions giveaway. The giveaway, with over 430+ participants, was one of the most successful giveaways we’ve had! Read on to see the winners of this wonderful giveaway.

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Ultimate Guide to the New Facebook Page Design

Feb 18 2011 by Mario Zelaya | 64 Comments

Ultimate Guide to the New Facebook Page Design

Recently, Facebook rolled out a major overhaul of their Pages. We studied the new design extensively to see what was new and improved. In this guide, we will go through the Facebook page changes and their impact, from a design, usability and web development perspective.

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8 Excellent WordPress SEO Plugins

Feb 17 2011 by Matt Krautstrunk | 118 Comments

8 Excellent WordPress SEO Plugins

WordPress is one the most popular tools for publishing content on the web. Everything from e-commerce websites to blogs can be developed using WordPress. Additionally, the WordPress community has built up a huge offering of free themes and plugins to make it easy for newcomers to get content published on the web quickly and easily.

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5 Tips to Consider Before Giving Out Discounts

Feb 16 2011 by Maria Malidaki | 14 Comments

5 Tips to Consider Before Giving Out Discounts

A discount is a reduction to the standard price of a particular product or service. Discounts have an old and quite strategic place in market history, and as with every strategy, they can work either for or against your business. Their success depends on several factors, such as the developmental stage of your business (newly founded, growing, long-standing presence, etc.), your number of clients and the way you handle them, and your pricing strategy.

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Giveaway: Royalty-Free Stock Photo Credits from Stockfresh

Feb 16 2011 by Jacob Gube | 218 Comments

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We’re giving away 5 accounts on Stockfresh preloaded with 100 credits (worth $79.99). The winners can use these credits to download high quality, royalty-free stock photos and vector graphics that can be used in design projects, blogs, print design, and more. Read on to learn how you can win this excellent prize!

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