Antialiasing is the reason we have clear text and smooth vector shapes on our screens. Paul Lewis explains how exactly this works, and why you might see text rendering differences in your sites and applications today, especially on lower DPI devices.
Manoela Ilic shares a bunch of inspirational loading effects for grid items which will really make your grids pop.
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Learn how to use font-size to easily control all size related CSS properties of your web components.
Dudley Storey explains what the basic blend modes are and how they work. You’ll find this article useful if you’re interested in Photoshop or if you just want to play with CSS blending.
Sufyan bin Uzayr offers a very nice overview of Pure CSS (in case you’re not familiar with it, Pure CSS is an ultra light-weight and responsive set of CSS modules that you can employ in your web projects very quickly).
Jim Nielsen explains how organizing your variable names modularly can bring structure and unity to your projects. A very nice read.
Matt Gibson explains how his team at Cyber-Duck approached the redesign of their agency website and shares their process of creating a new responsive design.
Chris Coyier shows a nice trick on how to vertically center elements that have width and height defined as percentages.
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Yet another amazing experiment by Hakim El Hattab. Definitely worth checking out.
Until next week