Top tips for writing clean and readable code

Posted January 24th, 2010 in Articles, Tips, Web Design

Writing clean code

Making your code readable provides a good start for others to modify and build upon your own work. From making useful comments to consistent indentation, there are a number of best practices which can help improve the readability of your code and improving your free web templates! Read on for a few of our top tips.

Creating a WordPress post calendar date icon

Posted January 9th, 2010 in Tutorials, Web Design, WordPress

WordPress date icon tutorial

Blog calendar date icons, which show the publication date next to each entry, provide a simple way to spice up your WordPress design. Using just a single image, a bit of CSS and some WordPress PHP this tutorial will show you how to implement something similar in your own themes. Plus we have some free graphics for you to use…

Ultra simple jQuery tabs

Posted August 31st, 2009 in Tutorials, Web Design

jQuery tabs

Tabs are perhaps one of the most popular layouts used in web design today – particular in sidebars. In this tutorial we’ll be using the jQuery library to build an ultra simple tabbed layout in less than 20 lines of javascript!

10 SEO tips for designers

Posted August 17th, 2009 in Articles, Tips, Web Design

10 SEO tips

Often when designing a website designers overlook some SEO tips and techniques that can improve the final website’s search engine results page rankings. In this blog post we’ll highlight 10 quick and easy SEO tips all designers should be using in their layouts.