Web in Review Oct. 15th, 2009
Web in Review is a post of links that I collect from RSS feeds, links provided by my lovely Twitter friends, and sometimes links I happen upon by accident. Here are a few I found interesting recently. Check them out!
- Creative Latitude: Design by the Books — A monster list of recommended reading by Jeff Fisher.
- Top 10 WordPress plugins to monetize your blog — When you decide to add advertising to your blog, here are some tools to help.
- Function Web Design & Development Blog — » Revisited: Creating Custom Write Panels in WordPress — A wonderful way to add many types of custom information to your WordPress blog.
- The Best PSD to HTML to WordPress Video Series Available – New Plus Tutorial — Nettuts+ — This seems to be an incredibly comprehensive tutorial to creating your own WordPress themes.
- The Printliminator — Makes it easy to print only what you want from any page on the web.
- How Design Sample Proposal — An example of a winning project proposal for your reference.
- 77 Inspirational Example of Pricing Page Designs | Inspiration | instantShift — Pricing and spec comparisons are so hard to design. Here is some inspiration.
- Inspirational Showcase of Business Card Websites — Some great online versions of business cards.
- Fullscreen Photo and Multimedia WordPress theme | Graph Paper Press — Gorgeous free theme that would make a great portfolio.
- S.P.E.E.D. Writing: 5 Tips to Double Your Writing Productivity | Copyblogger — Some great tips on writing efficiently.
- ColoRotate: Home — An interesting new take on a color picker and scheme generator.
- After the Deadline — Check Spelling, Style, and Grammar in WordPress and TinyMCE — Finally, a spelling and grammar plugin for WordPress!
- How to Write a Logo Rationale — Free Logo Critiques — An excellent article about how to pitch your logo concepts.
- Footer Fetish | We Love Sexy Footers — An entire site dedicated to gorgeous footer design.
- PNG Icons & Icon Packs Download | IconsPedia — Free Icons — Tons of free icons.
- 500 Internal Server Error — 500 Internal Server Error
- SpriteMe — An automated tool to combine your images into CSS sprites. Generates images and CSS in one step!
- Fresh Free High-Quality Icon Sets « Smashing Magazine — HUGE collection of new icons.
- Practical Tips for Taking Design Inspiration without Copying | Vandelay Design Blog — There is a lot of controversy regarding taking inspiration vs. copying. Here are some great ways to stay on the honorable side.
- Beneficial Tips On Designing a Non-Profit Website — Web Design — letscounthedays — A great way to make sure your non-profit site design works efficiently.
- 160+ Original & Awesome Mac Desktop Wallpapers – Mac.AppStorm — Some gorgeous desktop backgrounds here!
- 60 High Quality Photoshop PSD Files For Designers | Graphics — A great collection of Photoshop source files for many uses.
- Styling Different Posts in Different Ways With Post_Class | Pro Blog Design — Great way to differentiate posts in addition to the usual standards of category, tag, etc.
- TechPosters: Technical Posters and Cheats for IT Guys — Cheat sheets for almost anything you can think of for software, programming, and more.
- Horizontal Navigation Menus: Trends, Patterns, and Best Practices | Design Showcase | Smashing Magazine — Best practices and some great design examples.
See anything interesting I missed? Leave a comment so I can make sure to get it in tomorrow! To see all my Web In Review posts, click here!