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Weekly webinars with practical techniques and solutions. Sessions on front-end, UX, design and everything in-between. With smart cookies from the web industry. Moderated by Vitaly Friedman and Scott Whitehead. Follow @SmashingMembers for schedules, transcripts and fancy cats.

Smashing TV, a new Hollywood blockbuster, with interviews and live streams for web designers and developers.
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  • Speaking: Andrew Clarke
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Inspired By: Bea Feitler

In this fifth instalment of Inspired Design Decisions, Andy Clarke will teach you about the pioneering female art director Bea Feitler. Feitler was the art director of Rolling Stone magazine and put a naked John Lennon on the cover in the 1970s. She was co-art director at Harper’s Bazaar and created the famous space helmet cover in 1965. But despite all her incredible work, Feitler has been described as “the pioneering female art Director you’ve never heard of.

Andy will teach you about Bea Feitler’s iconic work and show you how to apply some of her design techniques to the work you make for the web.

In this webinar, you’ll learn:

  • how to crop and position images in bold new ways,
  • how to use blending modes and CSS and SVG filters to create striking results.

And of course, all Andy’s examples are fully responsive and look fabulous, whatever the device.

Learn more →

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60 mins talk + 30 mins Q&A.
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  • Speaking: Martin Splitt
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Technical SEO For Single Page Apps

Technical search engine optimization is a vast topic and it’s often unclear where to start. In this webinar we will learn the necessary nuts and bolts that make search engines work and then dive into what we can do to make sure our single page apps can be found by our potential and existing users. We will address a few common challenges and discuss solutions for common scenarios, like:

  • Soft errors,
  • Lazy-loading,
  • Infinite scrolling and pagination,
  • SEO-friendly web components,
  • Dealing with canonicals & crawl traps,
  • Excluding content.

Learn more →