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The Coolest Recent IT News


It is never too late to learn, guys! Let’s check what has happened during the last week in IT sphere:

First of all, a new tool was released: meet Webflow – http://webflow.com!
Webflow tool enables you to create responsive layouts and pixel-perfect designs directly in your browser, without writing line of code.

You can drag and drop elements on the page, and style them any way you want. The developers state that if you’re familiar with Photoshop, you’ll love Webflow. Moreover, Webflow generates beautiful, production-ready HTML and CSS.

Also, do not forget to check the slide-cast about the principles of adaptive design by Brad Frost!

Pinterest introduced a new look with bigger pins, as well as web analytics for site owners.

The tool is available to companies with a verified Web site on the social network. The analytics provide detailed information on the amount of people, who have pinned something from their site, seen pins from their pages, or visited their site from the social network. The analytics also show repinned items, and most recent pins. If you have company profile at Pinterest, do not forget to check weekly updates on your profile statistics.

By the way, do not miss the chance to visit superherojs.com. This website is a collection of the best articles, videos and presentations about JavaScript code.

I guess, you would agree that creating, testing and maintaining JS code is not really easy, but now we have a great resource on how to do this!

Google Chrome keeps on experimenting! The guys introduced another experimental demo, which turns any website into interactive 3D labyrinth: http://chrome.com/maze/

Show your respect by visiting Google Graveyard – it’s hard to lose a loved one, especially if that loved one is a Google service. Click on a grave to leave a flower, and let the healing process begin.

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2013 Hottest Web Design Trends

I guess it’s high time for a conversation about hottest design trends of 2013.

Here we go:

RESPONSIVE LAYOUTS

Adaptive design is more than important nowadays. The amount of users, who browse Internet on mobile devices like tablets and smartphones, grows every day! We have many responsive themes in our collection of templates. And of course, we can customize any template to make it responsive!

FIXED MENU

Many developers together with designers use position: fixed; for navigation menu and website sidebar. This is really a great tradition, especially for the above mentioned responsive websites.

MINIMALISM

The core of this trend lies in the simplicity of elements, but at the same time in a fully-functional interface. Black and white colors and unrounded corners are widely used in the clean style to show the exactitude of it.

CSS3  ANIMATION

With a help of transition и transform option the designers can easily apply great animation effects (in the past, they were possible only in JS!). This is definitely one of the hottest trends of 2013.

A PHOTO AS A WEBSITE BACKGROUND

This technique can be used for the websites of travel agencies, model agencies, auto sales center or portfolio of any studio! Such design approach can help to create a stunning catchy website, just dare to use it!

Guys, trends are nothing more than just trends. They come and go. They are hot today and can be forgotten tomorrow. Create your own style and follow it. Stay tuned! Stay with us.

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