Awesome Collection of Tutorials, Plugins, Showcase and Freebies on October
Written by Kevin Liew
on 29 Oct 2009 • 19,423
- 50 Hot New Tutorials From Around The Web
Tutorials can often be your greatest source of inspiration when trying to design that project you have been putting off. In this post, I have rounded up a collection of very useful tutorials from around the web from the month of October.
- Create a Simple Infinite Carousel with jQuery
This tutorial will show you how to create a infinite carousel script with jQuery. It also have a simple autorotate script that will rotate items in the carousel.
- Curtains Opening Animation with jQuery
In this tutorial we will make a nice curtains opening animation using jQuery with some additional effects. This animation is extremely easy to be made and i really like it, i hope you will too.
- Quick Ajax Register and Login
Registration and login forms play a massive part in thousands of websites now and getting this right can be a very important part in building your site. I belive that registration should be a very easy process for the user. Some websites (IMDB) make it so hard to register and validate your account. So in this tutorial we will be keeping simplicity in mind.
Social networking websites play a big part in most peoples lives these days. They play an even bigger part in the lives of web designers/developers. So these websites are a good place to get inspiration.
- Create a Thumbnail with Fading Caption Using jQuery
This tutorial will show you how to create a fading caption for your thmbnail gallery. It uses jQuery framework and CSS to create this transparent and fading effect.
- Making image captions using jQuery
In this tutorial we will make a nice semi-transparent image caption using jQuery. The image caption will be triggered on hover. We are going to use fadeTo() jQuery function to achieve the semi-transparency. It’s a really nice effect to have.
- Create a Good Looking Floating Menu with jQuery Easing
This tutorial will show you how to create a horizontal menu with floating effect by using jquery.easing and jquery animate function. It's a simple effect but the final product is quite nice looking and elegant.
- 23 Free Wordpress Themes You Probably Haven’t Heard Of
Everybody know that feeling when you see a good looking wordpress theme but you can’t afford it. You want your site to look good, spend some money, make a custom theme or ask someone to do it for you. But if the money is a problem, then search for a free wordpress theme. Ok, there [...]
- Free Corporate Home Page Design (PSD File) for Design Community
I am sharing PSD (1.39MB) file as well as high resolution JPEG file. This is just a home page so you can change it according to your requirement. This is absolutely Free.
- 6 Free Icon Editors To Create and Edit Icons
These free icons editors offer features to create and edit icons, favicons or even create icons for Windows/Mac applications.
- Ajax Downloads Directory Ajax Free Scripts
- 30+ Best Firefox Addons for Web Designers and Developers
There is a huge list of Firefox Addons or Extensions available to download but here today we will discuss only 30+ Best Firefox Addons for Web Designers and Developers. You are not required to download or install all Firefox Addons or Extensions. There is a little brief with each Firefox Addon so you can read and decide which Addon suites you.
- Mixed Media Pack – 29 Free Textures
With this pack you get a spectacular combination of media styles in each texture! Images were created with spray paint, acrylics, markers, pencils, crayons, and finger-paint! With over 25 high resolution images, you’re sure to find something that will fit perfectly into your designs. Commercial and personal use is okay.
- 55 Awesome Online Photo Editors
An online photo editor tool if used professionally can bring a lot of difference to the image. A colossal presence of photo editors available online for free really makes it difficult for user to choose the best one.
- Freebies: Twitter Icons for your Blog
If you are looking to get more people to follow you on Twitter, placing one of these beautifully designed icons on your blog or website will certainly help. I have assembled an amazing collection of free Twitter icons from which to choose from. I am confident that one of these cute little birds will fit your design needs. So go ahead and use one of these twitter icons in your next project. Enjoy!
- 101+ Unofficial Windows 7 Wallpaper
The Unofficial Windows 7 wallpapers and backgrounds, gathered throughout the beta program and from the final release.
- 25 Free Online Tools for Web Designers, Developers, Freelancers and Individuals
25 online tools which are implicitly made to make the life of the busiest community i.e. web designers hassle free. They are not only free to use but many of them do not even require registration. This means that anyone can start the moment he/she hits the website.
- 12 Free And Open Source PHP Forum Scripts
In this article, we are going to look into 12 free and open source PHP forum scripts.
- 10 Essential Wordpress Plugins For New Wordpress Installation
These 10 useful plugins add extra features to your blog, and cover your blog's security, SEO and also anti spam.