NOW ON: LAST DAY: eBook - A Funny Guide to Creating Websites - only $10!
Expires: May 13, 2013, 1:59 am EST
If a picture's truly worth a thousand words, then Brian Franco's Illustrated Guide to Front-End Development must be worth millions! As entertaining as it is informative, this eBook is chock full of hilarious illustrations that explain the basics of HTML and CSS. If you're a programming beginner looking to learn or improve your developer skills, take advantage of this Mighty Deal and save 50% off this illustrated wonderland!
See what you'll learn:
Illustrated Guide to Front-End Development Highlights:
Perfect for Beginners If you've never touched an iota of HTML before, or perhaps you've dabbled a bit but haven't done much with it, this eBook was written for you! Targeted at complete beginners, you'll dive right into learning the basics.
Informal and Fun This eBook contains all the pertinent information you'll need to start building websites, but it's executed in a highly entertaining way. Written in an informal, friendly style, you'll be as entertained as you are fascinated by the many jokes and cartoons sprinkled throughout.
HTML Introduction You'll learn the difference between HTML and HTML5, as well as a solid introduction to programming in HTML. You'll learn all about structure, tags, attributes, semantics, tables, classes, elements, and more!
CSS Basics It's all about style! Get the lowdown on CSS and CSS3 as you learn the basic ropes of cascading style sheets. When you're finished, you'll know plenty about selectors, properties, CSS syntax, and more.
Developmental Tools After learning the basics of a website's building blocks, you'll need to learn how exactly you can use those languages. That mean specific tools and pieces for development like an Editor, Browser Tools, Base, index.html files, and more.
Breaking Down a Website Nothing helps explain things better than hands-on examples. You'll get a step-by-step website breakdown to help you understand exactly how it was put together.
Examples To help you as you break down and create your own sample websites are a number of examples. Your purchase of this Mighty Deal includes actual code pieces that you will use to build a real site!
DRM Free The Illustrated Guide to Front-End Development eBook is DRM free, so you can safely share it with your friends and family!
NOW ON: MockVault: Easy Management for Design Mock Ups - over 50% off!
Expires: March 1, 2013, 11:59 pm EST
Designers know it can be tough working on mockups. Not the actual design, mind you. That's the fun part. No, the tough part is going back and forth with a client to make tons of changes. If that client is a team of people, it's even worse.
Besides the trail of countless emails back and forth, the pile of jpeg variations, and the potential differences in how everyone views images on their computer, it can be a downright nightmare. What you need is a design presentation and approval tool to simply your life. In other words, you need MockVault!
With MockVault, you can easily manage all of your designs and various versions in one robust platform, presenting them to your client on a professional frontend design.
Annotate Your Mockups With carefully placed notations, you can easily guide your clients through your mockups, explaining every facet of your design in the way you'd like them to see it.
Discussion and Feedback Chat back and forth with your client right next to your mockup. It not only gives everyone better context for all the comments, but it ensures that all parties are up to speed on the project.
Easy Approvals No more second-guessing whether a design has been officially approved or not. Your client can click one button to approve each design.
Full Mockups Archive You can store every single one of your design mockups in the platform, including all your previous versions and a history of comments.
Bring Your Team Onboard You can give your team access to MockVault to co-create designs with you.
With this Mighty Deal you can save big on either 1 year of the Lite plan or 6 months of the Heavy plan.
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Streamline your workthrough by making design approvals easier with MockVault. Click the "buy" button to choose your preferred plan.
This deal is for a 1 year of Lite plan OR 6 months of Heavy plan.
Your subscription will NOT auto-renew. You may renew your subscription at the standard rate.
After completing your purchase, you'll receive a coupon code to redeem your plan at the MockVault website.
This deal is open to new customers and those currently on the free plan who have not upgraded to a paid subscription.
The coupon code must be redeemed within 60 days from the date of purchase.
NOW ON: LAST DAY: Super Fun Pixelated T-shirts - only $18
Expires: March 2, 2013, 1:59 am EST
They say, "the clothes make the man." Does that mean the pixelated clothing makes the pixel man? Okay, we're just teasing, but if you're familiar with United Pixelworkers, you're probably already a fan of the fun T-shirts covered with some great pixelated icons. Well, the gang is back with Pixelivery, home of more pixelated T-shirt awesomeness for the average consumer. And with this Mighty Deal, you can save 25% right off the bat!
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All 50 States If you're American, you can show support for your state by purchasing one of the 50 pixelated state shirts! Or if you're feeling really patriotic, pick up all 50!
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Popular Icons If States aren't your thing, grab a hold of some fun icon tees. There are a whole bunch to choose from including such items as an anchor, bike, coffee mug, heart, jolly roger, and more!
Non-United Workers To appeal to non-Web Design nerds, this collection of quality T-shirts is real similar to what's available from United Pixelworkers, except it removes the Pixelworkers business side of thing. Instead, you're left with just a cool pixelated image.
Pixelivery T-shirts normally sell for $24 each, but with this Mighty Deal, for a limited time only, you can get 25% off and pay just $18 for one shirt! OR get 2 T-shirts for $35 OR get 3 T-shirts for only $50 ($16.67 each) - saving you $22! Click the "buy" button to choose one, two or three T-shirts.
You may choose to purchase a voucher for 1, 2 or 3 T-shirts. You may also purchase this deal multiple times, however, only one voucher may be used at a time.
Vouchers may only be used once. If you purchase the 2 or 3 T-shirt option, all T-shirts must be chosen at the same time.
All vouchers are valid until February 15th, 2015.
Vouchers are non-transferrable.
Specific shirts are not guaranteed to be in stock at all times, but t-shirts that are not in stock may be pre-ordered.
T-shirts can be shipped worldwide. Shipping costs are not included and will be charged separtely on the Pixelivery website. Shipping costs are approximately $5 (per t-shirt) within the USA and $10 (per t-shirt) to the rest of the world. This may vary based on weight and distance.
NOW ON: LAST DAY: Online course: Get started creating iPhone and Android Apps - only $29!
Expires: March 27, 2013, 1:59 am EST
Ever have a really neat idea for an app? Whether you're itching to start programming for the iPhone or Android, app development is a hot ticket these days. And luckily, with just the right amount of help, creating your own app isn't that far fetched.
If you're a complete beginner or have a little bit of Web development experience, you should consider taking the iPhone and Android HTML5 Apps for Beginners online course. Not only will you learn all the skills necessary to build your app, but you can save over 70% on it courtesy of this Mighty Deal!
Video-Based Online Course This video-based online course includes over 6 hours of instruction teaching you how to create HTML5 apps for the iPhone, iPad, Android devices and the Web. Watch the videos on your own time at your own pace.
Lifetime Access Using the award-winning Udemy e-learning platform, you'll have lifetime access to any of the lessons and materials from this course. Come back as often as you like to refresh your memory.
Two Sample Apps While taking the course, you'll work with two fully functional sample apps. Work with the full source code so you'll have a first-hand knowledge of exactly how to start and build your own projects. Sample apps include a cooking recipe app (involves jQuery Mobile and offline storage) and a Photo-Sharing app (jQuery mobile and Appcelerator Cloud Services).
Personal Attention Besides unlimited access to the course's lessons, you can also have any specific questions answered directly by the course's instructor.
A Post-PC World - Get a solid overview of the entire course.
HTML - Learn the basics of HTML programming.
HTML5 - From semantic structure to HTML5 Forms, this sections lessons give you the lowdown on HTML5.
HTML5 Audio and Video - Learn how to best use HTML5 to control your audio and video files.
CSS and CSS3 - Add style to your project by getting the basics on style sheets.
JQuery - Find out how to use this incredibly slick library in your project using events, DOM, jQuery CSS and more.
JQuery Mobile - Specific to mobile devices, you'll learn about JQuery Mobile installation, navigation, collapsible elements, forms and more.
Your First App: Cooking Recipes - Now you can start putting all your knowledge together as you work on your very first app, including lectures on local storage, dynamic ListView, securing your first app and more.
Geolocation - You'll learn how to tie a user's geolocation into your app to create a better experience.
Your Second App: Photo Sharing - Working with your second app, you'll learn different lessons such as creating user accounts, user login, uploading files to the cloud and more.
Android Apps - At this point it's time to get specific as you learn about Android apps through lectures on SDK installation, Phonegap, icons, integrating with Google Play, and more.
iOS Apps - Working on an iOS app is a bit different and you'll learn exactly how through lectures on deployment, XCode, Phonegap in iOS, publishing in the App Store, and more.
Based in Chile, Pablo Farias Navarro is a professional Web & Mobile App developer and the founder of two companies that thrive on innovation: Super Colegio and Zenva.
This invaluable Udemy course on iPhone and Android HTML5 Apps for Beginners normally costs $99, but today's the LASY DAY to get this course for just $29! That's a 71% savings!
After completing your purchase, you will receive a coupon code which will give you access to this course on the Udemy.com website.
The course uses 100% free frameworks and tools, but keep in mind that in order to deploy apps to the App Store you will need a Mac computer.
The videos in this course are streaming (they are not downloadable). You will need an Internet connection to view the videos online.
You can view and review the lecture materials indefinitely, whenever you wish.
This course comes with a 30 day satisfaction money back guarantee.
Membership is per person and is not transferrable.
NOW ON: LAST DAY: Verb Font Family with 18 Fonts - only $9!
Expires: March 18, 2013, 1:59 am EST
Fonts. Most people probably don't give them a second thought. But if you're a designer, you pretty much view the world through font-colored glasses.
Graphic artists know that the right font can elicit the perfect mood from your users. Finding the right one, however, can sometimes be tricky. If you're looking for something new, it can be an exhausting hunt. Luckily, you've got us on your side! And with this action-packed Mighty Deal from Yellow Design Studio, you can get your designing mitts on the custom-made Verb Font Family, and save money too!
Here are some examples of Verb in use:
Verb Font Family Highlights:
Unique Font Based on the sans-serif family, the Verb font family is a friendly and heart-warming font that's also full of bold confidence and tons of energy! Perfect for getting your point across without screaming your head off!
Variety of Font Features Besides different font types, Verb has plenty of professional typographic features to offer. No project will be too tough for Verb to tackle! Features include: Small caps, discretionary ligatures, alternate connected ligatures (to access, use style set 1 or stylistic alternates), oldstyle numerals and currency, tabular numerals, automatic fractions, superiors and inferiors, ordinals, contextual alternate “f”, and extensive language and currency support. There's even a complete “f” ligature set, which can help improve text flow when used in much longer settings.
9 Different Weights Verb is so tough, it can carry nine different weights! Whatever mood you're trying to set, Verb is there to help! Weights include: Extralight, Light, Regular, Medium, Semibold, Bold, Extrabold, Black, and Ultra.
18 Different Fonts Your purchase of the Verb font family includes 18 different font types:
Verb Extralight Italic
Verb Light Italic
Verb Regular Italic
Verb Medium Italic
Verb Semibold Italic
Verb Bold Italic
Verb Extrabold Italic
Verb Black Italic
Verb Ultra Italic
The Verb font family normally sells for $270 (Desktop or Web Font versions), but today's the LAST DAY to grab either the Desktop or Web font version of Verb for just $9! (or $18 for both the Desktop and Web versions). That's an insane 97% off the regular price!
Click the "buy" button to choose your preference.
Delivered as an instant download after completing your purchase.
The Web fonts do not include any opentype features or the complete set of accented characters that the desktop fonts include. They DO include the basic and extended-a Latin accented character sets.
The Desktop font files are in .otf format and work on both Windows and Mac.
The Web fonts are delivered in .eot, .svg, .ttf and .woff formats.
Licensed for one user only.
May be used for personal or commercial projects.
Desktop fonts may use the fonts to create images on any surface such as computer screens, paper, web pages, photographs, movie credits, printed material, T-shirts, and other surfaces where the image is a fixed size.
Desktop fonts may use the fonts to create EPS files or other scalable drawings provided that such files are only used by the household or company licensing the font.
Desktop fonts may use the font to create an EPS file, such as a logo, which may be delivered to a client, provided that the font is converted to outlines and no longer editable.
NOW ON: 1,500 Gorgeous Hand Drawn Vector Icons - only $35!
Expires: June 16, 2013, 11:59 pm EST
Everyone wants their website or app to stand out and get noticed. But with such fierce competition out there, how do you stand out from the short-attention-span crowd?
One way is to use some pretty unique icons. And if you really want to be different, consider using hand-drawn icons. These not only give a fun, friendly and casual feel to your app, but they'll certainly be memorable! And with this Mighty Deal, you can save 50% off a huge collection of hand-drawn vector icons from Inventicons!
Hand Drawn Vector Icons Highlights:
1,500 Unique Icons This collection is so large, it includes 1,500 high-quality vector icons all drawn by hand. Professionally drawn, each icon clearly represents its subject, but does so in a fun and friendly way.
Dozens of Categories With that many icons, you'd think that just about every category imaginable would be included. And you'd be right! Icons cover such subjects as holidays, weather, tools, office supplies, emoticons, movies, media, shopping, travel, and so much more!
Multiple Uses While these icons were specifically designed for iPhone and iPad apps, they'll also work beautifully for Android apps, websites, T-shirts, tattoos, posters, or anything else you can think of!
Fully Customizable Since all the icons are vectorized, you can customize them to your specific needs. That means you can easily alter the color, size, shape, or orientation of any of the icons.
Original Files With the purchase of this collection, you'll receive the following file formats for all icons: PSD, AI, and CSH. Additionally, you'll get PNG versions in the following sizes: 32px, 64px, 128px, 256px and 512px.
100% Royalty Free This collection of hand-drawn icons is 100% royalty free. That means you can use these for any project at all, whether it's for personal or business use. And you won't even need to include any attribution.
This unique collection of 1,500 hand-drawn, vector icons normally sells for $70, but for a limited time only, you can get the entire set for just $35! That's a fantastic savings of 50% off the regular price!
Preview of icons included:
Instant download after completing your purchase.
All icons are Royalty Free and can be used for both commercial and personal purposes.
You may modify the size, color or shape of the icons. No attribution is required.
Reselling of bundles or individual icons is prohibited.
You may make one copy of the Assets solely for backup or archival purposes or transfer the Assets to a single hard drive, provided that you keep the original and accompanying documentation in your possession.
You may enter projects into contests, film festivals, publications and or exhibitions that use the Assets in the permitted listed methods.
NOW ON: Warrior Press: WP Plugin to Create a Members Only Site - 52% off!
Expires: February 22, 2013, 11:59 pm EST
Ever wanted to charge people to read your content? Or do you have an eBook or some sort of software available for download? If you're just starting out, you may be completely clueless how to go about doing either. But creating any sort of member site where you can protect and ultimately deliver your specific content is way easier than you think. At least it is if you use the WordPress members plugin Warrior Press.
Warrior Press Highlights:
Incredibly Simple While you can do some incredibly cool things with Warrior Press, the overall plugin is so simple that anybody can use it to create a completely functional membership site in just a few minutes. Installation is easy too, as Warrior Press completely integrates with WordPress in just a couple of seconds.
Limitless Member Levels Warrior Press is incredibly flexible and can meet any of your membership needs, whether you only want one product or hundreds. Make your sales funnel as simple or complex as you'd like.
Payment Integration No programming is necessary to hook Warrior Press into your the most popular payment and affiliate systems. It's a total breeze synching up to WSO Pro, JV Zoo, Paypal, Clickbank or Nanacast.
Smooth Autoresponder Integration The plugin works with some of the best autoresponders on the market today including Aweber, GetResponse ListWire, Mailchimp, Imnica Mail, and iContact. Warrior Press knows how important repeat customers are for business, so it'll silently add your customers automatically for follow-up projects.
Customizable Content Management It's a snap to set controls for each member or member level, limiting exactly what content each member sees. Limit views by post, page or even category. You can even deliver all of your content over time by using the sequential upgrade feature.
Auto Registration There's no need to set up a complicated and annoying registration process for users. Instead, Warrior Press automatically registers your customers immediately after their initial purchase. Using their email and transaction ID, it creates an account for them and upgrades it automatically in the background with each additional purchase.
Detailed Logs You'll have access to a detailed transaction log that tracks every transaction that's ever occurred on your site. Simply take a look at an overview of your sales records.
Easy Member Management The member management panel lets you control all your members in one spot. You can create, move and manage them either individually or in groups.
Email Communication The Warrior Press plugin includes a number of customizable emails that are sent to your members automatically. Keep your customers happy and they'll keep coming back.
Instant Access The way Warrior Press was built, your customers will have instant access to their purchases automatically. No delay means one satisfied customer!
Free Lifetime Updates and Support You'll enjoy free updates to the plugin over your entire lifetime. Never miss an upgrade! You'll also have free lifetime access to customer support. What more can you want?
Includes Warrior Member Theme With your purchase of the Warrior Press plugin, you'll also get the highly customizable Warrior Member Theme, which includes more than 100 customizable options to make your members-only section as special as you want.
Click the image below to view the interface screenshots:
"This system is groundbreaking really, and sure to be a must have for any future product sellers." -Ross Carrell - www.PromotedProfits.com
"If you're looking for a sure-fire Wordpress member plugin, then this is it." -Adil Amarsi - www.AdilArmarsi.com
The Warrior Press plugin normally sells for $77, but for a limited time only, you can get a single site license to this powerful WordPress plugin for just $37! If you'd like to use it on multiple websites, go for the Unlimited site license which normally sells for $247, but is available for a limited time at just $77 - that's almost 70% off!
Click the "buy" button to choose your license.
You will receive a coupon code after completing your purchase, to register at the Warrior Press website to obtain the download instantly.
The single site license allows you to install and use Warrior Press on 1 of your own sites. The unlimited license allows you to install and use Warrior Press on as many of your own sites as you like.
This is a WordPress plugin which requires WordPress 3.0 or higher.
Need a ton of illustrations in a really short time? Or maybe you just like looking through a slew of choices before deciding on that one perfect image for your project. Whatever the case, this Vector Mega Pack from Designers Folder is sure to make all other Vectors jealous!
Vectors Mega Pack Highlights:
Over 3,200 Vectors That's right! You'll receive over 3,200 vector elements in this mega collection. You won't just find the perfect image for your current project, you're pretty much set for the next few hundred projects!
Huge Variety Whatever your needs, you're bound to find something you like in this vector collection. Covering a wide variety of categories, you'll find construction workers, animals, Santa Claus, calendar pages, patterns, lipstick, babies, ribbons, arrows, people, body parts, word balloons, starbursts, envelopes, weather, computers, and so much more.
Scalable The files will come in a variety of file formats including .AI, .PNG and .JPG. You can resize the .AI vector files without fear of losing any quality.
Royalty Free Every one of these vectors comes with a royalty free license, so you can use them in any project you're working on, whether it's for business or personal use. And you never need to put on any attribution.
This enormous collection of over 3,200 vector images normally sells for $799, but for a limited time only, you can get this collection for just $37! That's 95% off the regular price!
Preview of vectors included:
Delivered as an instant download after completing your purchase.
Files are compatible with Adobe Photoshop Elements, Photoshop 7 or up, Adobe Illustrator and any application which supports JPG, PNG, and AI (vector) files.
All files are Royalty Free and can be used commercially without limitation on Time, Geographical Location of the use or the number of copies printed.
You may not share, resell or distribute any of these files.
NOW ON: LAST DAY: Website Planning and Sitemap Generator - from $23!
Expires: May 13, 2013, 1:59 am EST
Visual sitemaps are a great way to organize your website, as well as show users how to fully navigate your site. Building one, however, can be a real chore. First you sketch it out with pencil and paper, then translate to a word processing document, integrate images with Adobe Illustrator, etc. It can truly be time consuming and more than a bit clunky, especially when you constantly need to update it.
Say hello to Slickplan. With a super simple interface, you can quickly and easily build, edit, and even share professional-looking sitemaps.
See how it works:
Easily Create Pages With a few quick clicks, you'll be adding pages and subpages to your sitemap before you know it. Use the simple drag-and-drop feature to move pages or subpages around seamlessly.
Simple Editing Found a typo or want to completely rename a page? Just double-click the text and start typing. It's that simple. There's even an Undo button to take you back to a previous version.
Autosave You don't need to worry about losing all your changes or updates in a site crash. You can set Slickplan to autosave as quickly as you make any updates.
Customize You can tailor your slickplan sitemap to fit in with your company's theme. Add a logo, change site colors, or adjust cell colors on any level.
Multiple Sharing Options When your sitemap's ready, you have a number of sharing options available. Email directly from your creation page to your client, send links to your social network including Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn, or post directly to your Basecamp projects. You can even export your sitemaps in various formats such as PDF, Word, CSV, HTML, XML, and PNG.
Collaborate Through multiple tools, you can collaborate with co-workers and clients on your sitemap. Add unlimited users to your account, so clients and co-workers can join in on the planning, editing or commenting.
Integrate You can sync your sitemap up with Basecamp or even export it as an XML file to use with Joomla, Drupal, or Wordpress. When you're completely done, copy the HTML and paste it directly into your website.
"Your website was recently brought to our attention by one of your users and after reviewing it, we have decided to feature Slickplan as this week's hottest website. We love what you provide the users and we hope to share it with everyone." Chace – JooJooBox.com
"Quick, easy and extremely convenient. Fabulous!!" Mark Heatley – Head of Software Development, AtlasCapital Financial Services Limited
Slickplan offers a Basic, Premium, and Unlimited plan, each with a monthly fee. With this Mighty Deal, you can get over 50% off a full year of any plan!
Basic Plan - Pay $23 instead of $48
Premium Plan - Pay $57 instead of $120
Unlimited Plan - Pay $147 instead of $300
Visit Slickplan.com for more specifics on each plan, and click the BUY button to save more than 50% on a full year's plan!
This promotion is for new accounts only. Existing Slickplan accounts are not eligible for this discount. Existing accounts cannot be credited.
You will receive a coupon code after completing your purchase, to register at the Slickplan website for your purchased plan.
The coupon codes do not expire, so you can start your one year membership at any time.
You do not need to supply any billing information as your membership will not auto renew.
NOW ON: The Ultimate Guide to UI Design - only $5.97!
Expires: June 11, 2013, 11:59 pm EST
With so much open source code available, developers can literally make anything they can put their mind to. But sometimes, too much information can be a bit overwhelming. How do you even know where to start?
If you're thinking of getting into building user interfaces but aren't sure how exactly to go about it, this Mighty Deal has your name on it! Experienced UI designer Sacha Greif has put together an eBook called "Step by Step UI Design", highlighting the dos and don'ts of creating your own user interface.
Step by Step UI Design eBook Highlights:
Learn from Experience Author Sacha Greif is a UI specialist for both Web and mobile apps. He's worked with such popular startups as Hipmunk, Codecademy and Intercom. Who better to learn about user interfaces than someone who's done more UIs than he can even remember?
Real Examples Sacha takes you through every step (both good and bad) that he made when creating Kandan, an open source chat application. You'll see what he did right, as well as all the missteps he made along the way.
From Start to Finish Through 20 detailed steps, you'll learn how Kandan went from a blank canvas to a fully function rich Web app.
28 Screenshots To help explain his points and principals, you'll find 28 PNG screenshots for every intermediary step that Sacha took in creating Kandan.
11 Design Principals Whatever your project is, this list of 11 specific design principles can easily apply to ensure you make the best app possible.
PSD File Your purchase of this Mighty Deal also includes a fully layered Photoshop file with all of the appropriate elements, so you can truly see how this UI was put together.
"Sacha has always done great work for us, and insight into his thinking is invaluable" - Steve Huffman, Co-founder, Reddit & Hipmunk
"It was very insightful to get a behind-the-scenes look at a designer's process." - Hiten Shah, Founder, CrazyEgg & Kissmetric
The Deluxe Edition of this entertaining and informative eBook normally sells for $12.99 but for a limited time only, you can get the Step by Step UI Design (Deluxe Edition) for just for only $5.97! That's more than 50% off the regular price!
Delivered as an instant download after completing your purchase.
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