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18 Invoicing Tools for Web Designers

Web Design

This post was written by Steven Snell of Vandelay Website Design. Every web designer has a need to create invoices and track payments that have been received or have not yet been paid. Fortunately, there are a number of tools […]

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Treating Your Web Site As an Advertisement

Business Advice

Let's face it - most companies love to see business referred through their web site.  When this occurs, it indicates that someone tried to solve a problem (need to find a plumber, need a new car, etc.) and that company's […]

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How Traditional Businesses Use Social Networking


Being an English major, my first instinct when beginning this post was to research the topic and then write about it.  However, the more I thought about it, the more I realized that I didn't need to.  This is one […]

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30 Exceptional CSS Techniques and Examples

Web Design

In this article, I've pieced together 30 excellent CSS techniques and design examples that showcases the capabilities and robustness of CSS. You'll see a variety of techniques such as image galleries, drop shadows, scalable buttons, menus, and more - all […]

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Web Design

Top 6 Internet Explorer Extensions for Web Developers

For Web developers wanting to use Micosoft's Internet Explorer as their primary browser, there's some terrific IE extensions/add-ons that can aid you analyze, troubleshoot, debug, and speed up development of web pages. Here, you'll find the top 6 free IE […]

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7 Incredibly Useful Tools for Evaluating a Web Design

Web Design

An effective web design is one in which your users are able to find information quickly and logically. Do they visit the content you want them to visit? Are they looking in the right places of your web page? Are […]

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Awesome Things That Firefox’s Web Developer Extension Can Do

Web Design

Chris Pederick's Web Developer extension for the Mozilla Firefox browser is one of the best tools in a web developer's arsenal. About a couple of months ago, I wrote an article about it entitled "9 Practical Ways to Enhance your […]

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40 Excellent Resources for JavaScript Coders

Web Design

Are you an advanced JavaScript coder looking for more sites to sharpen your coding prowess? Maybe you're a web designer wanting to double as a developer (or at least know enough to add a bit of rich content into your […]

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35 Beautiful Bright, Colorful Web Designs

Web Design

Here's 35 examples of bright, vibrant web designs to inspire you on your next project. The skillfull use of colors is a talent that all designers should possess. When used excessively, a design can look scattered, "rainbow-like", and distracting. When […]

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Web Design

15 Helpful WordPress Plugins for the Savvy User

This article presents 15 WordPress plugins to help enhance and simplify the blogging experience of advanced users, especially web developers and designers. Most of the plugins were tested on a default installation of WordPress version 2.3.1 for basic functionality; relevant […]

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