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November 2009

ImageOptim - a PNG/JPEG graphics optimizer for Mac OS X

by nhoizey & 2 others
"ImageOptim is a front-end (GUI) for set of tools for optimisation of PNG/JPEG images and GIF animations. Optimisation makes files smaller (in terms of disk space) by finding optimal compression parameters and by removing unneccessary information, like file comments, EXIF tags and color profiles."

October 2009


by nhoizey
"MockFlow is an online tool for creating wireframes of software and websites. It helps to enhance your planning process by enabling to quickly design and share interactive UI mockups."

High Performance Web Sites :: @font-face and performance

by nhoizey
"My first piece of advice is to avoid using @font-face unless it’s critical to the page."

iPhone App Design Trends « Smashing Magazine

by claire_ & 1 other
This article explores the ways in which designers use graphical elements and screen interactions to create iPhone-applications that are easy on the eyes and mind. The aim of this article is to display common trends and design approaches in iPhone app design – please notice that they are not necessarily optimal ones from the design or usability point of view.

September 2009 with Thomas Fuchs » Blog Archive » textorize: Pristine Font rendering for the Web

by nhoizey
"We all want really nice looking web typography, and there’s a ton of solutions out there. Here’s mine. I’ve to warn you, it’s very lo-tech. It’s done with images. But with really nice ones."

CSS - Les polices : quelle famille choisir ? - [Éducation, société et technologie]

by nhoizey
Le choix d’une ou de familles de polices de caractères dans la conception de pages web qui s’appuie sur les feuilles de styles (CSS) est d’autant plus crucial que le but de l’opération est d’obtenir la même qualité graphique et typographique que celle que nous obtenons en utilisant des images textuelles peaufinées dans Photoshop... mais cette fois, sans images.

August 2009

Symfony expliqué à ma maman, 1ère partie : qu’est-ce qu’un framework ?

by nhoizey
« On se résume : côté pile, le framework est un cadre structurant, côté face, le framework est un outil facilitant le travail. Finalement, on avait bien raison de garder le mot anglais. »

Em Calculator

by nhoizey & 1 other
Em Calculator is a small JavaScript tool which helps making scalable and accessible CSS design. It converts size in pixels to relative em units, which are based on a text size.

punypng - PNG Image Optimization and Compression - Gracepoint After Five

by nhoizey & 7 others
punypng is a free optimization service that can dramatically reduce the file size of an image by converting it into a highly-compressed, lossless PNG image. Whether you have a GIF, JPEG or PNG, use punypng for outrageously fast page loads and help make the web more puny!

July 2009

June 2009

Email Delivery: Return Path Global ISP Relations for Email Service Providers

by nhoizey
"They’ll know what their emails will look like across all major readers, both in preview mode and after the messages have been opened."

How to design an API: best practises, concepts, technical aspects - Piwik

by nhoizey
Of course to design a good API you should have a look at existing APIs, and even use some of them

April 2009

Fluid 960 Grid System | 12-column Grid

by nhoizey
The Fluid 960 Grid System templates have been built upon the work of Nathan Smith and his 960 Grid System

Alkaline - Litmus

by nhoizey
Alkaline tests your website designs across 17 different Windows browsers right from your Mac desktop in seconds. No need for virtual machines, Windows licenses, or any messing around with Windows Update.

March 2009

February 2009

Cufon, nouvelle alternative pour intégrer des polices TrueType et OpenType au web - Alsacréations

by nhoizey & 1 other
Voici désormais Cufón dont l'approche ressemble à celle de typeface.js. Le site se propose de générer un fichier JavaScript à inclure sur votre site, comprenant les tracés vectoriels calculés à partir du fichier de police fourni (formats TTF, OTF, PFB).

January 2009

Designers Toolbox: Web Safe Area

by nhoizey
De quoi connaître l'espace disponible pour un design Web en fonction des couples OS navigateur. Mais vous faites des designs fluides, hein...

December 2008

24 ways, calendrier de l'avent du dev Web

by nhoizey & 70 others, 1 comment
C'est un must read chaque année, alimenté par des pointures internationales du développement Web (à base de standards évidemment)

November 2008

ecommr: a collection of e-commerce interface and design elements

by nhoizey & 4 others
ecommr is a website showcasing the best (and sometimes worst) in e-commerce design, with a clear focus on the individual elements that make up online stores.