Design, CG Graphics & Inspiration

Choosing the Best Measurement Units for Coding

Choosing the Best Measurement Units for Coding

In this post I would like to share some information on how to choose the units of measurement when coding.

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  • August 15, 2011,
  • Dark_Knight

70 Original HTML5 Markup Websites

70 Original HTML5 Markup Websites

There is no doubt that HTML5 makes designers’ lives easier. With its help you can listen to the music without any need to install an additional plug-in, it lets you store offline data for Web applications and also has drag and drop function. Moreover, HTML5 allows you to write your code in HTML as well as in XML languages. There are a lot of useful tips you can find on the internet of how to improve your website, but in this post we would like to show you some examples of a really creative and interesting websites that might bring some bright ideas into your head.

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Layout of Stretchy Websites

Layout of Stretchy Websites

In this article I will share with you a technique for laying out stretchy websites (actually, I have found out that I cannot make non-stretchy ones), which I’ve been using for the last 2-3 years. This technique, which can be used for creating sophisticated modular grids, is easy to use but somewhat difficult to understand, and it does have some drawbacks. Basically, this article might be useful for web designers too, as website layout should be correctly designed before actual coding is done.

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  • January 9, 2010,
  • Splashnology Editors

How to create 2 floating columns with the same height correctly

How to create 2 floating columns with the same height correctly

I want to share with you my approach to markup of double-columned templates where both columns must have the same height. It seems to be well-known and frequently discussed subject and every web-design resource provide to you at least a few ways to do it. But I must point your attention to one moment that described templates are like “bricks”, i.e. templates with fixed width and maximum one expanding column. I will show how to make two (or more) expanding columns and it will be not emulation like bold colorful border, but real full-scale column for which you can setup your background picture for example.

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  • June 20, 2009,
  • Splashnology Editors