Tag Archive | "web design"

Blogging TIPS | March 12, 2010

Comments Off on Why I Refuse To Support IE6

Why I Refuse To Support IE6

Why I Refuse To Support IE6

Internet Explorer 6 is a very old (it was released in 2001) and buggy browser that caused and is still causing many headaches to Web developers. I took the decision to not support Explorer 6 when I started my At Home blog in 2007. I did it before You Tube, Google and many other mass […]

Continue reading...

APPLICATIONS, TECHNOLOGY | February 25, 2010

1 Comment

Balsamiq Mockups Feels Like Hand Drawing your Interface

Balsamiq Mockups Feels Like Hand Drawing your Interface

Balsamiq Mockups is one  tool I use to build my upcoming community site. Following a tweet I made last week, I saw that many of you were curious to know what I was thinking of Balsamiq Mockups. So, here we are. Before you build any software, Web site or even a blog, you need is […]

Continue reading...

TECHNOLOGY | January 31, 2010

2 Comments

The iPhone and now the iPad will Push the Boundaries of Web design

The iPhone and now the iPad will Push the Boundaries of Web design

After covering what the iPad should do for magazines and newspapers, Fast Company published an interesting article on how five websites push the envelop of web design. We are entering a new era. I cannot wait for an enhanced experience. Imagine how more fluid browsing a site like MoCo Loco could be if you navigate it on […]

Continue reading...

Blog DESIGN, BLOGGING | April 5, 2009

1 Comment

Top 3 Tips for a Blog Design Makeover

If you follow me on Twitter, Facebook or read At Home with Kim Vallee, you are aware that I migrated my main blog to WordPress last Friday. Any blog migration comes with a blog redesign. Let’s examine my top 3 tips if you are planning a blog makeover. What are Your Goals? Whether you do […]

Continue reading...

Blog DESIGN, BLOGGING | January 19, 2009

6 Comments

Web Site Design Trends 2009

Every time at this time of the year, I am curious to know what top designers have to say about Web site designs. Let’s look at was hot last year that should continue this year? But most importantly what is hot right now. Here are my Top 5 trends. They are the ones I prefer. […]

Continue reading...

Blog DESIGN, BLOGGING | January 4, 2009

3 Comments

Simple Way to Add a Background Image to a WordPress Blog

I purposely selected a simple WordPress theme for this blog. I wanted to see what is or is not necessary when you start a blog. The Zindi theme that I used was programmed with a boring solid beige background. It did not feel like me. I decided to add personality with an image. I first […]

Continue reading...

Blog DESIGN, BLOGGING | December 26, 2008

4 Comments

Dilemma: Magazine Style Vs Traditional Blog Layout

Dilemma: Magazine Style Vs Traditional Blog Layout

Instead of answering the question through theory, I will examine a case study: the revamp of my own blog (my other one). If you follow me on At Home with Kim Vallee, you probably know that I am in the middle of a major blog revamp. Why a Blog Revamp? In short, my wish list […]

Continue reading...