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Welgo – Node.js UI Library with React-Inspired Components

Server-side library with react-like components (JSX supported), which is supposed to be used instead of traditional templating language, like Jade/Pug, Handlebars, etc. Zero dependencies React-inspired components Async components (fetch data where you need it) Getting started const Welgo = require(“welgo”); const htm = require(“htm”); const html = htm.bind(Welgo.createElement); const express = require(“express”); const app = express(); async function Page(props, { getTopics }) { // you…

Get flexible, reliable server hosting with Fasthosts

Without servers, the internet as we know it couldn’t exist. But these machines have a lot to live up to, with expectations of maximum availability, minimum downtime and near-flawless performance. Thankfully, the latest generation of server hardware is now being combined with innovations in cloud infrastructure to provide exceptional reliability, while also enabling highly flexible approaches to server hosting in a wide variety of scenarios….

Popular Design News of the Week: January 7, 2019 – January 13, 2019

Every week users submit a lot of interesting stuff on our sister site Webdesigner News, highlighting great content from around the web that can be of interest to web designers.  The best way to keep track of all the great stories and news being posted is simply to check out the Webdesigner News site, however, in case you missed some here’s a quick and useful…

33 Popular Lifestyle WordPress Themes 2019

The lifestyle niche is quickly taking over every single news outlet on the web. It seems that these days everyone is looking for a way to improve their life. The immense growth of lifestyle related topics has not been overlooked by WordPress theme designers. Lifestyle and healthy living themes are some of the most popular. The typical lifestyle blog or magazine uses traditional blog listing…

Collective #483

Would you like to send us some news? The Collective features the latest news and resources from the web design & web development community. If you have spotted or created something that you’d like see published in the next issue, just submit the resource or article here.

7 Best Email Marketing Services for Small Business (2019)

Is email marketing a priority for your business in 2019? Are you looking for the best email marketing software? Choosing the right email marketing service can have a significant impact on the success of your marketing campaign. In this article, we will review the 7 best email marketing services for small businesses. Why Choosing The Best Email Marketing Service is Important? Email marketing is one…

Design v17

We rolled out a new site design on January 1! This is the 17th version of CSS-Tricks if you can believe that. The versions tend to evolve a decent amount beyond the initial launch, but we archive screenshots on this design history page. Like I said in our 2018 thank you post: This is easily the most time, effort, and money that’s gone into a…

The smartwatch Tony Fadell helped design will cost $48,800

Well, almost exactly a year later, we’ve learned that the watch will cost $48,800 when it debuts next April. That’s 32 times the price of the most expensive Apple Watch, the $1,500 Hermes Series 4. The luxury smartwatch is loaded with technological feats–two of them–that are aimed at improving mechanical timepieces. One is a series of high-performance photovoltaic cells, like the ones used in satellites,…

20 Best New Portfolios, January 2019

Welcome back, WDD Readers. It’s January 2019, and we’re all coming back to work bleary-eyed and bushy-tailed. Why don’t you take a moment to put off wor… I mean get inspired by these new portfolios? We’ve got a fair bit of variety in aesthetics and strategies this month. Enjoy. Note: I’m judging these sites by how good they look to me. If they’re creative and…

16 Most Functional WordPress Podcasting Themes 2019

There is nothing that should be holding you back with our highly compelling collection of the best WordPress podcasting themes. An entirely new specter of possibilities opens up for you without the need to be a tech wizard. You can launch a website for your podcast even without having any coding skills. That’s why a dedicated WP theme for podcasters comes very handy. It has…