The Death of Tag Clouds

In 2004, the Web 2.0 philosophy introduced a new paradigm for the Web that also marked a huge change of direction in the approach to design websites than before. Tag Cloud was probably one of the most popular elements which characterized that period in web design. But are tag clouds really useful? The main guidelines … Read more

The Beautiful Art of Japanese Web Design

If I had to looking for some attributes to describe the japanese style in Web Design I’d choose: essential, minimalist, with an intensive use of Adobe Flash, animations and music in background (mainly solo piano, inspired by Ryuiki Sakamoto’s compositions), traditional and modern at the same time. Here is a collection of some beautiful examples … Read more

HTML5 Visual Cheat Sheet

This cheat sheet is essentially a simple visual grid that contains a list of all HTML tags and of their related attributes supported by HTML 5. The simple visual style I used to design this sheet allows you to find at a glance everything you are looking for. This HTML5 Visual Cheat Sheet is an … Read more