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Author Vitaly Friedman

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Vitaly Friedman loves beautiful content and doesn’t like to give in easily. When he is not writing, he’s most probably running front-end & UX workshops. He loves solving complex UX, front-end and performance problems. He also runs Smart Interface Design Patterns, a video course and UX training for passionate UX designers.

T-Shaped vs. V-Shaped Designers

Now Shipping: Success At Scale, A New Smashing Book by Addy Osmani

What’s The Perfect Design Process?

How We Improved SmashingMag Performance

Writing For Smashing Magazine

Smart Interface Design Patterns In Your Pocket: Checklist Cards PDF

Smart Interface Design Patterns In Your Pocket: Checklist Cards PDF


Building A CSS Layout: Live Stream With Rachel Andrew

Smashing TV Live: Privacy UX, A Session With Vitaly Friedman

Meet “Inclusive Components”, A New Printed Book By Heydon Pickering

UX Improvements For Keyboard Accessibility

JAMstack Fundamentals: What, What And How

When Do We Need A Design System? An Interview With Brad Frost

Demystifying JAMstack: An Interview With Phil Hawskworth

Privacy UX: Privacy-Aware Design Framework

It’s Here! Meet “Art Direction For The Web,” A New Smashing Book

Privacy UX: Better Notifications And Permission Requests

Privacy UX: Better Cookie Consent Experiences

Privacy UX: Common Concerns And Privacy In Web Forms

Don’t Pay To Speak At Commercial Events

SmashingConf Toronto Videos

We Are Just Getting Started: 1,000 Smashing Members

Animating SVG Files With SVGator

Meet Smashing Book 6: New Frontiers In Web Design

New Treasures In Front-End And UX — Meet SmashingConf NYC 2018

The Future Is Here! Augmented And Virtual Reality Icon Set

A Conference Without Slides: Meet SmashingConf Toronto 2018 (June 26-27)

Celebrating Smashing Newsletter #200: The Things We Learned Along The Way

Designing A Perfect Configurator UX

Respect Always Comes First

The Smashing Mystery Riddle Is Resolved: When Purple Rain Meets Felix The Cat

The Smashing Mystery Riddle #8, An Emoji Edition

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From Cats With Love: Welcome The New Smashing Membership

“You Must Unlearn What You Have Learned” — Meet SmashingConf San Francisco #breakout (April 17-18)

Smashing Consultancy

We’ve Got A Lil’ Announcement To Make: Rachel Andrew Is SmashingMag’s New Editor-In-Chief

Uploading Directories At Once With webkitdirectory

We’re Touring Through Southeast Asia: Join The Mozilla Developer Roadshow!

The CSS Grid Challenge: Build A Template, Win Some Smashing Prizes!

Designing The Perfect Feature Comparison Table

Learn From What You See: It All Starts With Inspiration

Designing The Perfect Slider UX

Challenge Yourself More Often By Creating Artwork Every Day

Designing The Perfect Date And Time Picker

Designing The Perfect Accordion

Finding Inspiration In The Little Things Around Us

Vibrant Illustrations To Let Your Mind Wander

35 Joyful Easter Wallpaper ? Funny Bunnies And Painted Eggs

Bunnies ahead! These fluffy little fellows are an unmistakable sign that Easter is here. Along with their companions in crime, yellow chicks, of course. But did you know that Easter bunnies can be much more than cute? Some of them have a secret passion for skateboarding, others take it up even with their natural predators to protect their easter eggs. Don’t believe it? Well, wait and see.

In this post, we compiled the best Easter wallpapers from our monthly contest for you. It all started back in 2008 and it’s still running today thanks to the love and patience that artists and designers from all across the globe put into creating unique, inspiring, and, well, simply beautiful, wallpapers each month anew. So without further ado, let’s dive right into the world of bunnies, cheeky chicks, blooming flowers, easter eggs, and — how could we forget — chocolate, of course. Happy Easter!

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A Little Surprise Is Waiting For You Here.

Inspiring Illustrations With Plenty Of Bright Colors And Cool Patterns

Colorful Inspiration For Gray Days: Illustration And Photography At Their Best

SmashingConf New York 2017: Don’t Let Bad Front-End/UX Be Your Kryptonite!

Freebie: Clothing Icons (40 Icons, 9 Styles, AI, EPS, SVG, PNG)

Desktop Wallpaper Calendars: January 2017

Front End Performance Checklist 2017 [PDF, Apple Pages]

✅ The Ultimate Digital Clean-Up Checklist: Are You Prepared For The New Year?

Breaking Out Of The Box: Design Inspiration (December 2016)

Desktop Wallpaper Calendars: December 2016 - Festive Christmas Edition

Freebie: Thanksgiving Icon Set (15 Icons, PNG, PSD, AI, SVG)

SmashingConf San Francisco 2017: Somethin’ Is Cookin’ In The Kitchen!

Breaking Out Of The Box: Design Inspiration (November 2016)

Desktop Wallpaper Calendars: November 2016

Meet “Inclusive Front-End Design Patterns”, A New Smashing Book

Taking The Pattern Library To The Next Level

Breaking Out Of The Box: Design Inspiration (October 2016)

Desktop Wallpaper Calendars: October 2016

Breaking Out Of The Box: Design Inspiration (September 2016)

83 Flat Line UX And E-Commerce Icons For Free

Desktop Wallpaper Calendars: September 2016

Behind The Scenes: What It Takes To Publish A Smashing Article

Breaking Out Of The Box: Design Inspiration (August 2016)

Desktop Wallpaper Calendars: August 2016

Freebie: Olympics Sports Icon Set (45 Icons, EPS, PDF, PNG, SVG)

Grab Your Sunglasses: 40 Vibrant Icons To Welcome Summer

Breaking Out Of The Box: Design Inspiration For July

Desktop Wallpaper Calendars: July 2016

12 Colorful Months And Seasons Illustrations [Freebie]

How To Roll Out New Features Without Hurting Loyal Users

Breaking Out Of The Box: Design Inspiration (June 2016)

Desktop Wallpaper Calendars: June 2016

Smart Responsive Design Patterns, Or When Off-Canvas Isn’t Good Enough

40 Otherworldly Space Icons [Freebie]

Breaking Out Of The Box: Design Inspiration (May 2016)

On Design Systems: Sell The Output, Not The Workflow

39 Tuneful Musical Instruments Icons [Freebie]

Desktop Wallpaper Calendars: May 2016

Freebie: Hotel And Spa Icon Set (55 Icons PNG, SVG)

Desktop Wallpaper Calendars: April 2016

Printed Smashing Books

Useful WordPress Tools, Themes And Plugins

Dirty Tricks From The Dark Corners Of Front-End (Slides, PDF)

Monday Morning Design Inspiration

A Never-Ending Story On Ad-Blockers

Desktop Wallpaper Calendars: March 2016

The Riddle #7 Resolved: New York Pizza, Jules Verne And 28 Hong Kong Street

72 Home Appliance And Real Estate Icons [Freebie]

Automatically Art-Directed Responsive Images? Here You Go.

Design Mock-Ups Need Dynamic Content: Tools And Plugins

Desktop Wallpaper Calendars: February 2016

Printed Smashing Books

Desktop Wallpaper Calendars: December 2015

No Hard Feelings: The Wait For “Hardboiled Web Design” Is Over

40 Travel Icons To Spruce Up Your Designs [Freebie]

Desktop Wallpaper Calendars: November 2015

Desktop Wallpaper Calendars: October 2015

Freebie: World Landmark Icons (AI, EPS, PDF, PNG and PSD)

It’s The Smashing Birthday Party, And You Are Invited (With Goodies!)

The New Smashing Mystery Riddle #6 (Failed): Have You Figured It Out Yet?

Desktop Wallpaper Calendars: September 2015

Desktop Wallpaper Calendars: August 2015

60 Lovely Workspace Illustrations [Freebie]

Web Design Is Dead. No, It Isn’t.

Smashicons – A Carefully Crafted Iconset in 4 Styles [Freebie]

Desktop Wallpaper Calendars: July 2015

40 Responsive Sports Icons [Freebie]

Desktop Wallpaper Calendars: June 2015

Desktop Wallpaper Calendars: May 2015

That’s Real-Life Responsive Web Design: Meet The Brand New Smashing Book 5

Desktop Wallpaper Calendars: April 2015

Freebie: Swifticons Icon Set (92 Icons, AI, Sketch, PNG, SVG, EPS, PDF)

Desktop Wallpaper Calendars: March 2015

The Mystery #5 Is Resolved: Northern Lights, Windmills And The Game Of The Century

Desktop Wallpaper Calendars: February 2015

The Smashing Mystery Riddle #5: Have You Figured It Out Yet?

The Delightful Dashel Iconset [Freebie]

Desktop Wallpaper Calendars: January 2015

100 Fantastic Tourism & Travel Icons [Freebie]

100 Responsive And Mobile Icons [Freebie]

Desktop Wallpaper Calendars: December 2014 (Christmas Edition)

100 Handsome Hand-Drawn Doodle Icons [Freebie]

45 Colorful Flat Icons [Freebie]

Desktop Wallpaper Calendars: November 2014

Smashing Conferences & Workshops

Let’s Travel The World: 100 Trendy Touristic Icons [Freebie]

Freebie: Icons Of Autumn (50 Icons, EPS)

“There Are More Bugs In Mobile Than… Particles In The Universe!”

Desktop Wallpaper Calendars: October 2014

Improving Smashing Magazine’s Web Performance: A Case Study

Desktop Wallpaper Calendars: September 2014

Desktop Wallpaper Calendars: August 2014

“Making It Right”: Product Management For A Startup World

The Mystery #4 Is Resolved: Chirpy Birds, Lost Numbers and Pretty Slow Wheels

The Smashing Mystery Riddle #4: Have You Figured It Out Yet?

The New Smashing Mystery Riddle: Have You Figured It Out Yet?

36 Beautiful Rounded Icons - Meet The Ballicons 2 [Freebie]

Desktop Wallpaper Calendars: June 2014

50 Colorful Flat Summer Icons [Freebie]

Desktop Wallpaper Calendars: May 2014

Meet The Mobile Web Handbook