SEO — search engine optimization — is one of the most important marketing activities available to companies and publishers, but it’s too often considered some murky “dark art” or a sinful practice that should be avoided.
Stephen Schneiter's insight:
Interesting take on search engine optimization lingo.
If you haven't used your web design skills in a few years, you might be shocked by how much things have changed. We take a look at the most important ways the industry is evolving.
Once upon a time, web design was mainly concerned with visual design, with creatives simply having to think about the aesthetics of a website. However, over the last 20 or so years, the web designer’s role as changed considerably, as an established language and structure for websites has taken shape.
With so many developments over the years, a web designer now needs many more strings to their bow. Here, we look at 10 ways in which the role of a web designer has changed over the past two decades...
With so many things to learn what you should you take on next? What’s necessary to learn in order to become a better designer or developer? I’ve taught myself X, but don’t know whether I should now learn Y, Z, or Q. These are common questions and I want to offer some thoughts in reply.
We've heard a lot of talk about HTML5 and it's potential to alter the way ads are developed and trafficked online, but we wanted more details. So we chatted with Wook Chung, Product Manager for DoubleClick Mobile, to hear ...
Search engine optimization has undergone a radical evolution over the past 15.
Drastic changes beginning with the rise of Google in the late 1990s, and carried out through search engine algorithm updates, the growth of the World Wide Web and increasing expertise within the SEO community have become commonplace in how search engine optimization is handled.
MediaWhiz's Marc Purtell analyzes that evolution and charts SEO's future.
Periodic Table of the Elements, a project by Josh Duck is a quirky look at the 104 HTML5 elements (and 2 proposed elements) using the layout of a periodic table. Clicking on each cell brings up a brief description with additional references.
CSS3 has been a hot topic nowadays in web development.
Stephen Schneiter's insight:
CSS3 has been a hot topic nowadays in web development. As it slowly crawls into every website, the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C - an International Community who develop Web Standards) has released the very first draft of CSS4 specification document 3 months ago.
Today we will code a responsive image slider from the Impressionist UI. We will code it using the FlexSlider plugin for the functionality and style it using CSS3. I hope you will enjoy it and find it useful for your projects.
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