A Guide to CSS RGBA Colors

Nov 19 2014 by Jacob Gube | 2 Comments

RGBA is a type of CSS color value that allows us to set a color and also its opacity/transparency.

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How to Create CSS Ghost Buttons

Nov 17 2014 by Jacob Gube | No Comments

A popular web design trend this year is the "ghost button", which is simply a button with a border and a transparent background color. You can read more detailed discussions about the ghost button design trend on SitePoint and DesignModo.

In this tutorial, I’ll show you how to create several styles of ghost buttons using CSS.

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The Best CSS Preprocessors (Right Now)

Nov 12 2014 by Jacob Gube | 1 Comment

CSS preprocessors can drastically speed up your web development workflow. They supercharge your stylesheets with useful features like mixins, variables, auto-vendor-prefixing and much more (depending on the one you use).

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30 Inspiring Dark Web Designs

Nov 10 2014 by Jacob Gube | 2 Comments

Using dark colors in a web design can lead to interesting results. For ideas and inspiration, check out this showcase of dark web designs.

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A Quick Overview of CSS calc()

Nov 7 2014 by Jacob Gube | 7 Comments

The CSS calc() property expression lets us perform simple calculations in our stylesheets.

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The Best Sites for Finding Remote Work

Nov 5 2014 by Jacob Gube | 7 Comments

For Web professionals, the choice to work from home or any place where there’s an Internet connection is a viable career option. If you’re looking to make the leap into telecommuting, a great place to start would be the following top-notch job boards that allow you to discover remote Web development work opportunities.

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Improving Web Form Conversion Performance

Nov 3 2014 by Andi Dysart | 1 Comment

Optimizing your web forms for conversion can have a huge impact on the success of your site. Higher form-completion rates translate to improvements in key success indicators like user sign-ups, lead generations, online sales, and so on.

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