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Design & Development

The nuts and bolts of an ecommerce site are design and development. We address design innovation and trends — including layouts, colors, photography, logos, video, and more. We explain the basics of code — HTML, CSS, JavaScript — as well as platforms, themes, plugins, open source, and related topics.

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Design & Dev Tools

20 Top Internet Service Providers in 2022

Since 2014 we’ve published an occasional rundown of internet service providers, listing prices, download speed, data caps, and more. Here’s our all-new 2022 installment.

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Design & Dev Tools

Ecommerce and Creator Tools Will Merge

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User Experience

Visitors Seek Effortless Navigation and Design

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Platforms

20 Platforms to Sell Digital Products

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Platforms

What I’ve Learned about Ecommerce Platforms

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User Experience

The Best Navigation for Ecommerce Sites

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Design & Dev Tools

17 Free Tools for Color, Code, SEO, UI, More

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Typography & Fonts

15 Sites for Free Commercial Fonts

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Design & Dev Tools

20 Free Design Tools for 2022

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User Experience

How Information Design Drives Conversions

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User Experience

Ecommerce Design Is Critical (but Misunderstood)

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Typography & Fonts

16 New Free Commercial Fonts for 2022

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Design & Dev Tools

22 Free Web Design Tools from Fall 2021

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Design & Development

13 One-Page WordPress Themes for Startups, Products, More

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Code

11 Free Websites to Learn Code in 2022

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Design & Development

The Trade-offs of Third-party Add-ons

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Design & Dev Tools

17 Useful UX and UI Design Tools

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Code

Ask an Expert: What Is ReactJS?

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Design & Dev Tools

20 Free Color Design Tools and Tutorials

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Design & Dev Tools

20 Free Web Design Tools from Summer 2021

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Platforms

Setting Up an Accessible Shopify Store

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Platforms

11 Platforms for Headless Commerce

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Platforms

Shopify Announces Online Store 2.0, More

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Design & Dev Tools

22 Free Web Design Tools from Spring 2021

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Design & Development

12 WordPress Plugins to Sell Digital Downloads

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Platforms

19 Open Source Ecommerce Platforms

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Platforms

Drupal Commerce Founder on Collaborative Code, Software Freedom, More

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Schools & Resources

15 YouTube Channels for Design and Development

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