Multi-level Menus with jQuery and CSS

Lately I’ve seen quite a few requests on Twitter and other places for multilevel menus using jQuery and/or CSS. There are quite a few ways to accomplish this and it largely depends on what your needs are.

In this article we’ll take a quick look at several common multilevel menu options and then I’ll show you how to create a “mega menu”.

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Essential Apps for Professional Designers and Developers

If you’re new to freelancing or web design/development, then chances are you’ll be picking up applications left and right to accomplish all sorts of tasks. With all the applications available, it can be quite overwhelming to pick and choose the best ones to fit your needs. Often times there is no clear winner, applications can and will be equal, it just depends on what suits you best.

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40 Really Awesome Resources for Design Inspiration

Sometimes the hardest part of being a designer is finding the inspiration to create. Fortunately, the web community can be very inspirational, and there’s an abundance of fantastic content out there.

Whether you’re in a creative rut or you’re just out of fresh ideas at the moment, here’s a great collection of websites to get your creative juices flowing!

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8 Online Text Editors To Consider For Your Projects

Many times when developing a custom website, a clients needs to be given the ability to edit the text directly from an administration section. As many people don’t know the nuts and bolts of html, they have to use a simple editor to create their markup. This article discuses the pros/cons of the most used online text editors.

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HTML, CSS, PHP and jQuery Killer Tutorials

Getting started with HTML, CSS, PHP or jQuery can seem like a daunting task for many beginners. Some people think you need to go to school for these subjects but as many of you already know, there is an abundance of free resources to get you well on your way to becoming a pro in any of these subjects. Here are some killer tutorials and screencast series which cover the most popular topics (HTML, CSS, PHP and jQuery).

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Photos, Images and Icon Resources

Part of what makes a web template, website, blog post, etc. really stand out is high quality icons, photos and other graphics. It’s pretty easy to find tons of icons and photos around the web which you can use for your personal projects, but what about those commercial projects? Here is a great list of resources to find just about anything you need for your personal and commercial projects. You’ll even be able to use most of these resources in your themes and templates you plan on selling at ThemeForest.

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Rockstar WordPress Designer On Sale Today!

In the last few years WordPress has been growing as an essential tool in the web designer toolkit. Between regular blog themes and the increasing number of themes that turn WordPress into anything from a portfolio site to a shop, its use as a general purpose CMS has made it a staple of web design tutorials and galleries.

So I’m very happy to announce that after many months of work, our latest Rockable Press book is on sale – How to Be a Rockstar WordPress Designer, co-authored by myself and Harley Alexander – whom you of course know from tutorials on NETTUTS!

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12 Fantastic PSD to HTML Tutorials

As people become more interested in web development, the demand for quality tutorials arises. One of the most frequently requested tutorials is on the topic of slicing your PSD into quality HTML and CSS code. This is quite an intensive process and it can be hard to learn on your own. Today, we’ll have a look at 12 excellent tutorials for converting a PSD to HTML/CSS.

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15 Greatest Resources for Designers and Developers

With 08 behind us, let’s take a look at the fifteen most essential resources for designers and developers.

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20 Resources to Get You Started with WordPress from Scratch

WordPress is a popular, well documented Content Management System. Today we’ll review 20 resources to get you started with WordPress.

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