The web was supposed to get better,  that was the promise.  And you’d think it would have, with all the increased awareness of accessibility and usability considerations.  But strangely enough, we’re more than 25 years in, and things are actually getting worse in general.  How could this be so? It can’t be blamed on education. …Continue Reading “Avoidable Design Flaws That Can Hurt Your Site”

While creating a blog might seem simple on the surface, creating a successful blog is much more difficult. Many people are under the impression that simply building a blog and regularly posting content is enough to build an audience. However, many new bloggers commit crucial mistakes that could be easily avoided. Before you create a…Continue Reading “5 Crucial Blogging Mistakes Every Beginner Makes (And How to Avoid Them)”

What is Material Kit Pro? Material Kit Pro is a Bootstrap UI Kit with a fresh, new design inspired by Google’s Material Design. Material Kit Pro features over 1000 individual components, giving you the freedom of choosing and combining. This means that there are thousands of possible combinations. All components can take variations in color,…Continue Reading “GIVEAWAY – WIN 1 OF 5 DEVELOPER LICENSES OF “MATERIAL KIT PRO” ($599 Value Each)”

For some reason there’s a tendency in the IT industry to take the view that if you’re not using Object Oriented Programming (OOP) methods, then  you’re not a “real programmer”.   That is actually a somewhat silly stance to take, because there are many situations where OOP is not the most appropriate way to deal…Continue Reading “Introduction to Object Oriented JavaScript”

Without any doubt, during the past five years, Google Chrome has emerged as the dominant force in the browser war for desktop users and (obviously) mobile users alike.  Developers, on the other hand, being more tech-savvy and security-conscious than the average user, have a tendency to prefer Firefox.  Indeed all security-focused distros feature Firefox as…Continue Reading “Mozilla’s Light-Weight Web Design Tools”

It’s often tough to argue that one ecommerce building platform is faster than another, unless you complete an unbiased speed test with a large sample size. However, sometimes you can objectively say that a system is faster just by playing around with it. That seems to be the case with Zoey, seeing as how during my…Continue Reading “Zoey is An Advanced Ecommerce Platform for Web Designers and Agencies”