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  • 2013 - The Year of Responsive Web Design

    2013 -The Year of Responsive Web Design

    responsive-web-designSome trends come and go. Others gather momentum and become stronger with time.


    I see 2013 as the year when different forces came together to make responsive web design the ideal choice for many business websites.

  • Custom Aspect Videos with Elementor

    How to Insert Custom Aspect Ratio Videos with Elementor Video Widget

    At this time Elementor page builder for WordPress doesn't support custom aspect ratios for its video widget. Here's how to change that and insert videos of any aspect ratio

    - use the built-in Elementor Video widget and select your video


    elementor video widget

     

    - choose the 1:1 aspect ratio under the style setting

    elementor video aspect ratio

  • Optimising images and reducing file sizes

    Optimising images and reducing file sizes

    It's sometimes difficult to create fast loading web pages, while at the same time including large and full-screen images.

    Here's a super easy way to reduce your image sizes by 50%... plus it's lossless

  • Test Internet Explorer and Android on Mac OSX - For Free!

    Cross-browser testing on Mac OSX: Emulate Internet Explorer, Android and Window phones

    Here's a quick, free, and relatively easy way to test IE browsers and emulate Android and Windows phones on Mac OSX

    - sign up for a free Microsoft account

    - start using the free Microsoft Edge Remote Tools

  • Using system font stack for a website

    Using system font stack for a website

    This is an interesting idea that I'm seeing more often. Instead of requiring web visitors to download font files, you specify a font they already have and which matches their OS.

    It's fast because you aren't downloading font files, and the font will match the look and feel of their current OS. Mac users may see San Francisco or Helvetica, Windows users might see Segoe UI or Tahoma.

    It's easy to implement, here are two techniques

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