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  • Supporter PlanSupporter$3

    Just want to support Smashing? That's your option!

    • 1 monthly webinar
    • Invite to all SmashingConf parties
    • Early access to SmashingConf videos
    • Our workshop slides & checklists
    • $3 discount on printed books
  • Member PlanMember$5

    A perfect package for independent designers and developers.

    • All Supporter features
    • Recordings of all webinars
    • All future Smashing eBooks
    • Early access to tickets & books
    • Access to Smashing TV
    • Big discounts on printed books, job postings, conference tickets
    • Discounts on tools & video courses (e.g. Mailchimp, CodePen)
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    Great for agencies and organizations that care about being up-to-date.

    • All Supporter and Member features
    • Entire Smashing Library (60+ eBooks)
    • 2 printed magazine issues a year
    • $100 discount on 1 conf & workshop
    • $375 discount on 1 in-house training

Coming Up Next in Membership

Follow @SmashingMembers on Twitter for schedule, transcripts, new eBooks and fancy cats.

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With the Membership, there is a goldfish to catch every month.

  • Smashing TV: Every Product Has A Voice, Benjamin Hersh

    In this session, Benjamin Hersh, a product designer at Dropbox, will share simple guiding principles to help you design better with words. You'll explore lessons and inspiration in neuroscience, fairy tales, and examples from across the web. Details

That's What Members Say

Smashing Magazine has always been very supportive of the web community. Membership feels like a huge effort towards a strong, diverse community of people who care about their craft. Highly recommended for every web professional who wants to learn and connect — even those who don’t like cats.”

Paul Boag
Paul Boag, @boagworld, UX consulant

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Supporter$3 / mo.Member$5 / mo.Smashing!$9 / mo.
Karma 🥗
Fast, ad-free experience
Yes
Yes
Yes
Rewarding authors and editors
Yes
Yes
Yes
Rewarding new voices in the industry
Yes
Yes
Rewarding the open source community
Yes
Training 🍯
A monthly webinar by experts
Yes
Yes
Yes
Workshop slides and checklists
Yes
Yes
Yes
Early access to many SmashingConf videos
Yes
Yes
Yes
Access to super-early-bird tickets
Yes
Yes
SmashingConf live stream
Yes
Yes
All webinar recordings
Yes
Yes
Books 🥕Supporter$3 / mo.Member$5 / mo.Smashing!$9 / mo.
At least 4 new eBooks every year
Yes
Yes
All Smashing eBooks (60 books)
Yes
Printed Smashing Magazine ( a year)
Yes
Discounts 🍰
Discount on printed books$3$5$10
Discount on job board postings$25$75
Discount on conferences and workshops$50$100
Discounts on tools and video courses
CSS Grid by Rachel Andrew, Debugging by Remy Sharp, CodePen, Shopify, Mailchimp etc.
5%10%20%
Networking 🍕
Invites to all SmashingConf parties
Yes
Yes
Yes
Networking and Q&A sessions
Yes
Yes
Yes
Smashing TV
Yes
Yes
Vote on topics and speakers
Yes
Yes

Here's How We Spent The Money

We believe in an open, diverse and accessible web. With your help, we want to reward people doing great work to make it happen. That’s why we actively support community events and projects, and people behind them. We want to keep things fully transparent, so here we’ll be reporting how we spend the money.

That’s what we’ve been doing in the past 100 days (May 21, 2019):

  • Supported local communities in Minsk (Belarus), Kyiv (Ukraine), Vilnius (Lithuania), Gdansk (Poland), Berlin (Germany),
  • Ran Berlin Design Campus with Projector team from Kyiv, Ukraine — an event for Ukrainian students to connect with the creative scene in Berlin, Germany,
  • Vitaly taught at the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences — supported by Smashing Members,
  • Released Art Direction for the Web by Andrew Clarke — available to Smashing Members free of charge,
  • Released Vitaly’s “Responsive Design Interface Bootcamp Slides,” a newly-updated 720-slide deck dedicated to all things responsive interface design patterns,
  • Currently, 47 Smashing TV webinars are available — recently on privacy, WebPageTest, accessibility and art direction,
  • Had all new webinars professionally transcribed and published,
  • Switched to using the Zoom platform for webinars because it has better video quality,
  • New discounts for Balsamiq and screencasts on Dev environment setup by Simon Owen.

It’s all made possible with your contributions. You made it happen. So thank you.

Next steps:

  • Finish the first issue of Smashing Print,
  • Schedule new Smashing TV webinars,
  • Coach new voices in the industry to speak at a meet-up or a conference,
  • Support people who want to learn but can’t afford it with Smashing eBooks, webinars and learning material,
  • Support web-related non-profit events and meetups.

Your support allows us to bring you great content, pay all our contributors fairly, and reduce advertising on the site. Thank you.

Inclusive Design Patterns, by Heydon Pickering
We also publicly released Inclusive Design Patterns, by Heydon Pickering, for free.

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