A fixed navigation bar, also referred to as a "sticky" navigation bar, is a toolbar that stays in place while the user is scrolling the web page.
It’s a commonly-used site navigation design pattern for displaying a site’s main navigation menu, as well as other essential interface components such as a search box, social media buttons, and notifications. The design pattern guarantees that important interface components are easily viewable and accessible regardless of where the user currently is on a web page.
At our startup, Typeform, we have just shifted our entire web/UI design process from Photoshop and Fireworks over to Sketch. Based on our collective first-hand experiences, we’d like to discuss some of the app’s features that help us get our design work done more efficiently.
I can still remember how excited I was back in 2008 when I first discovered WordPress (late-adopter, I know).
What was particularly impressive for me was that I could change the designs of my WordPress sites with minimal effort.
And so the hunt for the perfect theme began!
When your profession involves writing code for significantly long periods of time, even deceptively trivial things such the font you’re using can make a huge difference.
This is a list of fonts for people who love code.
Nowadays, you’ll have a hard time finding a professional developer who doesn’t use a version control system (VCS) such as Git.
But, there are still a few among us who choose not to use a VCS due to preconceived notions they might have about version control.
Several years ago, researchers at MIT confirmed through a study that fonts can impact how we feel: A bad font can make us frown unconsciously, while a good font can make us feel happy.
If fonts can influence our emotions, then they can certainly impact the user experience.
Date manipulation is one of those development hurdles that we all must jump at one point in our career, and great tools go a long way in taming the beast.