Links of the Week 21

by Tom Kenny (@tkenny)

Fireworks vs Photoshop, essential UX blogs, mouse cursor CSS tips and web design education.

Links of Interest

Fireworks vs Photoshop Compression


Having never used Fireworks myself, Nick La gives us a good reason why you may want to use it instead of Photoshop.

10 UX Blogs You Should Be Reading


Reading these blogs is one of the best ways to keep up to date with anything related to usability and as web designers, we all know the importance of usability.

Mouse Cursor Affordance


A simple CSS tip that all web designers and developers should adhere to.

To School or Not to School


As someone who is self-taught in web design, CSS and HTML I find this article from Web Designer Depot very interesting.

Inspiration for the Weekend

Site Inspire


This Week on Inspect Element

Four Different Ways of Implementing Twitter on your Site

Wallpapers of the Week 21: Stunning Views

Showcase of Some of the Most Inspiring Travel & Tourism Websites

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by Tom Kenny

I’m a freelance web designer and front-end developer with 9 years of experience designing for the web. Follow me on Twitter here.