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Azhar Kamar is a graphic designer, web developer and lecturer from Singapore who tells stories about web design, coding and all that jazz. He loves milk, pizzas, honey and all things sweet.

Latest Articles
18 Aug 11

30 Beautiful E-commerce Website Designs for Inspiration

Planning the design for an e-commerce website requires a little bit more effort then designing for other types of websites for instance, a blog, mainly because there are many more different web pages to plan for. Read more

7 Aug 11

Customizing ThickBox in PrestaShop

ThickBox is a webpage UI dialog widget coded using the jQuery library. Its function is to show a single image, multiple images, inline content, iframed content, or content via AJAX in a hybrid modal window. Read more

4 Aug 11

How to Remove ‘Powered by Phoca Gallery’ in Joomla 1.6

Finally, after going through countless files in the com_phocagallery folder, I’ve found the solution! Firebug didn’t help much because there isn’t a class specified for the ‘Powered by Phoca Gallery’ text. Read more

30 Jul 11

20 Sleek Social Media Icon Sets

Social media icons? Almost every website in the world wide web has social media icons tucked somewhere in its web pages. It has become a norm to have this; if your site doesn’t, your site’s ancient.

So you’ve seen such icons in all kinds of cool shapes, colors and sizes on high profile websites, and you envy them. Read more

23 Jul 11

20 Beautiful Typography Portraits of Music Artists

I recently discovered how fun messing around with typography is. Typography, an essential aspect in design, is the art and technique of arranging type.

I was surfing the internet looking for cool typography when I came across awesome portraits made from just type. Read more

16 Jul 11

20 Useful CSS Tools You’ll Need

Cascading Stylesheets are one of the many things we designers and developers encounter in our daily quest to rule the web. Without style, everything would obviously look dead boring and similar, and so will websites. Read more

8 Jul 11

20+ Beautiful Black and White Website Designs

Black and white are usually the 2 most used colors when it comes to design, be it digital or print. While statistics show that the most popular color used in websites is blue, dominant colors in a website are still black and white. Read more

20 Jun 11

50 Beautiful Examples of Lomography

Lomography is a style that emphasizes on casual and snapshot photography. Lomographic photos contain one, a few, or all of these characteristics – over-saturated colors, off-kilter exposure, blurring, uniquely happy accidents and extraordinary film processing. Read more

20 Jun 11

How to Download Music from iPhone, Add to iPod

I first got my iPhone 4 back in September 2010 and after using it for a few days, I wondered – is there a way to download music straight into the iPod app without using a computer? That would be great, populating your iPod on-the-go. Read more

16 Jun 11

20+ Creative HTML5 Websites

Good website designers and developers build their sites using the latest technologies and trends. There has been a number of web design and development trends and standards these past few years – tableless layout, fullscreen Flash, CSS3, jQuery and more. Read more