Archive for the ‘Image & Vector Editing’ Category

Adobe Xd is THE Prototyping Tool of 2017

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Prototyping, creating a first usable model of a website or app, needs to be one thing above all else: fast. The fastest tool for this purpose is Adobe Xd. Today, I had to develop a wireframe model of a smartphone app. It wasn’t supposed to be ve...

Responsive SVG: What’s Possible, and What Isn’t?

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Responsive layouts are indispensable in web design. On the one hand, there are ever-shrinking displays on smartphones, and on the other hand, there’s the size increase of desktop displays. Between that, there are phablets, tablets, as well as net...

Smart Text Detection and Manipulation in Images

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Everyday Web Developers are looking for better ways to enhance user experience when it comes to images. Often, when dealing with user uploaded or 3rd party images, there could be sensitive information which would call for the need to manipulate text em...

Your Web Image is Unnecessarily Bloated

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Images make up a majority of web content.But a lot of websites and applications that we browse aren’t always delivering the most optimal image format, size, quality and dimension. As a developer, it seems inefficient to serve a 2,000kb JPEG image whe...

Visual Center Finds Your Image’s Inner Center

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Ommmm. Don’t worry; this tool is not esoteric. If you show it your images, it tells you the respective location of their visual center. This allows for more harmonious presentations. Javier Bórquez from Guadalajara, Mexico, is a software develo...

How to Find the Perfect Font For Your Web Project

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Reading text on a lighted display has become part of our daily routine. Web fonts have established themselves, and more and more content is read on tablets or mobile devices. This raises the bar on font quality on different displays. Nonetheless, most ...

Icons8 Lunacy: How to Open Sketch Files Under Windows

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Lunacy is a Sketch file viewer made by pictogram factory Icons8. Lunacy runs smoothly while being completely free. There’s even a portable version. Sketch: Great Tool, If it Wasn’t For This One Problem Sketch by Bohemian Coding is a vector ...