I need to embed a slideshow into a web page. These will be pictures with captions that need to be displayed in a specific order. Preferably with an automatic mode and also next/previous buttons. Please guide me in the right direction. [more inside]
How do you design websites for other people? Not the web design part, but the 'for other people' part. How does that work? [more inside]
IT Filter: When I switched my client's domain name DNSs to point to a new hosting account, they lost incoming email capabilities. Halp! (More inside) [more inside]
My client's YouTube account has been upgraded to Partner status and we'd like to add custom branding. [more inside]
Help me organize boat-loads of data in a well-designed, user-friendly way! I'm making a website for an organization with a very comprehensive and interesting audio archive (say, 1500 items). I'm trying to find a way to represent the archive (about 24 items at a time, per page) in a visually easy, comprehensible way. [more inside]
I need help determining the right web tools to use to create a site with limited and very specific capabilities. I've asked all the computer people I know what I should do and they all say it can be done but they aren't sure how so I am turning to you. [more inside]
How can I edit this compiled .cgi file without breaking its functionality? [more inside]
Which software projects' Web sites stand out as having really well-organized documentation? [more inside]
Have you done web design or development as part of a local "skills-based volunteer" or "pro-bono consultant" program? What were the projects like? Was it challenging? Are folks generally trying to move the technology and design forward, or get more life out of decrepit sites? [more inside]
A friend is considering going to the Academy of Art University in San Francisco for "Web Design and New Media" with the goal of becoming a web designer. Questions are (a) Is this school well-regarded by potential employers and (b) is it a good value for the tuition? They have zero interest in doing straight programming without design work involved.
Just got asked to do web project. It will be a video submission contest: people submit a 20 sec or less video of why they should get to go to gala-event as the guest of this quasi-celebrity (it's for charity). Have a question on how best to design microsite. [more inside]
I am a web developer with decent abilities but a growing frustration with the work. I have identified an area that I would like to pursue - Human-Computer Interaction. I've been struggling with how to proceed with what seems like the inevitable next step in my working life and I'm hoping MeFi can be my surrogate mentor. I'd like to ask anon for employer-related reasons, which means more information than you may require inside. [more inside]
I'm looking for a completely minimal blog/cms/wordpress skin. [more inside]
Do you like or dislike when websites split articles into multiple pages? How does Google handle multi-URL articles? [more inside]
What does a web designer / web UX designer workflow look like in 2010? [more inside]
How do I expose invisible characters in web forms? [more inside]
A professionally-designed website suitable for a small law firm created in Wordpress: Is this feasible? [more inside]
What makes for a good author/writer's website? [more inside]
Help writers use the internet! Polling the hivemind for interesting business models to generate earned income for writers and literary arts nonprofits. [more inside]
Looking for a specific list of design fundamentals / best-practices. [more inside]
Any examples of well-designed web sites in the industrial/engineering/manufacturing industry? [more inside]
Where do I find web designers that can work with Tumblr? [more inside]
Please tell me about the current state of the art for blog and/or content management systems? [more inside]
Recommend a crash self-education course in becoming a web designer for a graphic designer with 15 years of print experience. Books, websites, etc. Emphasis on correct/efficient process for development + industry standards (i know I should know CSS backwards and forwards...what else?) and general tips all appreciated! [more inside]
I am created a website and I'd like to put a footer image at the bottom of the page. How can I put the footer in and have it always a certain amount of pixels from the bottom of the window across all browsers? [more inside]
Web designers and developers: Mozilla wants to know how you use CSS properties and selector constructs regarding visited links and :link so they can fix a privacy issue. Asking for a friend. [more inside]
How much should I invoice for this site? How much do you charge per hour? [more inside]
How can I make my Wordpress post navigation link to a permalink, and not "page/2/"? [more inside]
What should I know transferring from public sector web design to private? [more inside]
I'm no web designer (I'll still make little pages with HTML/CSS if I have to, but that's about it). I have a web page, a reference page of sorts for friends and family, with links to other websites. Yes, it is very much like a page of bookmarks or favorites, but I update it fairly often. [more inside]
I have two radically different blogs on the same domain. How can I design my root page to let visitors decide which one to go to? [more inside]
Can an amateur create professional-looking websites without learning HTML and CSS? [more inside]
I would like to see examples of simple, well-designed websites run by individual scientists. [more inside]
Form, not content: What blogs are rethinking how they lay out their material and really pushing the boundaries? [more inside]
Deciding on a CMS for a university research project website: Wordpress, Joomla, or Drupal? [more inside]
My aunt is becoming a real estate agent, and she wants me to build her a website. What are the most impressive real estate agent websites out there in terms of design, features, etc?
Working-in-environments-where-the-cheerleader-is-the-sinkhole-filter: Project manager isn't taking her job seriously, making it hard for me to do mine. [more inside]
Why has no one created an application for web designers that allows you to test your website in various browsers? [more inside]
I need a good premium template for a self-built website with a blog. [more inside]
We need to convert a pdf catalog to a flash flip book (ie this. No problem. however, the client wants to have it set up so that when the viewer clicks on an item, that item gets added to a cart, and then when the viewer is done, the cart list gets emailed to a distributor for a price quote. I've spent the afternoon searching, but I'm not finding anything that looks like what we need. Any ideas?
Web-Design-Filter: I am looking for a free (or very cheap) and easy to use Content Management System that I can use to set up a private, dynamic blog, content and community space for multiple users. I would be willing to look at Wordpress type software bases, but would like to integrate something of the functionality of lifestream systems like Facebook and Sweetcron/Tumblr. [more inside]
HTML 5 Filter: jQuery HTML 5 Selectors, do they work? [more inside]
What is the best WYSIWYG website builder for PCs out there these days? [more inside]
Why do online magazines/news sites post articles over multiple pages? [more inside]
It's 1925. I own a General Store. The General Store has a website (obviously)... Can you describe what that website might look like? How can a visitor to that site recognize it immediately as owned by a 1925 General Store (visually)? [more inside]
Are there any worthwhile professional associations for web developers/designers/etc?
Which NYC area colleges and Universities are teaching valid hand marked-up xhtml and css in their web design courses?
Which (if any) NYC area colleges and Universities are teaching valid hand marked-up xhtml and css in their web design courses? [more inside]
Any good examples of "Social Sign In"? For the little web toys I make, I don't want to make full sign up forms, so I'm looking for any sites that are using Facebook / Twitter / Google / Yahoo / OpenID / etc for sign in. Something like what stack overflow is doing here: http://stackoverflow.com/users/login (only OpenID though).