Jason Taetsch
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Jason Taetsch

Images, Icons, Photos, Backgrounds

Retina displays offer designers an opportunity to show off their skills in the highest resolution available. This set of credit card retina icons by MediaLoot are well-suited for commerce websites to take advantage of the impressive hardware capabilities of the latest displays. The set includes 25 individual credit card icons

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CSSIdeas and QuestionsWeb Design, Development

Ever since its creation in 1994, developers have used Cascading Style Sheets or CSS, to dynamically style web elements and HTML documents. With the latest CSS standards, developers can control how an object behaves as well as looks on a web page. The crew over at the CodePlayer have put

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Browsers, Add-onsWeb Design, Development

The Live ScratchPad from NeoNux is a Firefox add-on that allows programmers to test, debug and edit JavaScript functions right from the comfort of your browser window. Once activated, the add-on can inspect affected objects and DOM elements used in the function as well as flag errors in the function’s

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build with chrome
Fun StuffGoogle Tools & Apps

Who hasn’t spent hours building and designing houses, castles, pirate ships and entire  cities out of LEGOblocks? The team at Google Chrome has taken the LEGO-obsession to the next level with the Build With Chrome application for Google Maps. Build With Chrome let’s users construct a LEGO building with any

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Fun StuffSocial Media & NetworkingTwitter ToolsWeb Design, Development

Set your website apart from the pack with a custom set of social media icons from Tony Thomas of MediaLoot. This icon pack includes 24 custom social icons from the most popular social networks with their logos redesigned as postage stamps for a classic design theme. Each icon comes as

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CSSWeb Design, Development

Sprites allow designers to load one large image and display only a portion of that image at a given time, saving load time by including all the desired images for a webpage into one big graphic that loads at one time.   While the CSS code gives the designer the

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FontsOpen Source & APIsWeb Design, Development

Fonts can add a touch of personality, class and style to a webpage, however browser restrictions limit which fonts can be natively displayed to a visitor. The is a free interface that gives designers access to a huge library of free fonts that can be quickly implemented on any page.

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