It's the end of The Web Design Blog's first month and I'd just like to say thank you to everyone for reading our articles and contributing comments and suggestions about the website. Here is a roundup of September and a preview of what you can expect in October...
Strawberrysoup are a creative web design agency with offices in Chichester, Bournemouth and London. They work with a wide range of clients including SMEs, blue chips and local government departments. We were lucky enough to interview one of their owners, Neil Dennis.
Stuart Mackenzie is a part-time photographer and web geek living in Weymouth, Dorset. He's had a long term passion for good design and is a self-confessed social networking junkie. In between shooting photographs, holding down a day job, blogging and designing the odd website he also tries to not neglect his Wife and Daughter.
The CSS Anthology: 101 Essential Tips, Tricks & Hacks, 3rd Edition is a 392 page, full-color compilation of best practice solutions to the most challenging CSS problems. The third edition of this best-selling book has been completely revised and updated.
John O'Nolan is a happy-go-lucky web designer and entrepreneur from West Sussex in the United Kingdom. He specialises in user interface design, CSS, and Wordpress development. You can find his recent work on his company website, and his regular ramblings about owning and running a web design business on his personal website.
I love Xara Xtreme! I use it all the time for vector work. In fact, most of the design for this site was done with it! The main thing that keeps me using it time after time is the incredibly fast rendering engine speed.
Clive Walker is a freelance web designer/developer based in Horsham, Sussex, UK. He lives online at CVW Web Design and writes a blog with the same name. At weekends, you can find him trying not to fall off his mountain bike.
We've designed some multicoloured Twitter Bird Speech Bubble icons that are free to download and use for both personal and commercial use. The icons are provided in AI, EPS and transparent PNG file formats and come in 9 different colours.
Paul Stanton is a coffee loving designer / developer who specialises in being a generalist simply because "there's too much fun stuff to play with". Paul says he's a perfectionist and imperfectionist in equal measure and wants to play in the World Series of Poker one day.
The world went crazy for the iPhone, thousands of us have bought one and hundreds of talented developers have created applications that we can all download on it. Luckily, quite a few are very useful for web designers!