Without the support of our sponsors and partners, such an event is nearly impossible to organize and run. Below you will find all the fantastic partners who are making SmashingConf happen.
If you think about becoming a partner, let’s us know! We'll get back to you as soon as possible to providing you with all available options and everything you need to know to get started right away. We would love to have you on board!
We build Microsoft Edge, the new browser for Windows devices of every shape and size. We're proud to sponsor beyond tellerrand, and to be a part of this community of creators. Our goal is to take the pain out of developing and testing for the web on Windows ― whether you're building your sites on a Windows PC, trying to test in Edge on a Mac, or just wondering what's on our roadmap. Come find us on the conference floor, or connect with us online at http://edge.ms ― we're here to help.
Cloudinary is the leader in cloud-based image and video management for both web and mobile applications. Used by tens of thousands of global customers and managing billions of images, Cloudinary is the natural choice for companies wanting to upload, store, manipulate, optimize and deliver images and video efficiently and effectively.
Since Media Temple began in 1998, they've been on a mission to help web developers, designers, digital entrepreneurs, and innovators bring their ideas to life online.
Today, their premium web hosting and cloud services power more than 1.5 million websites in 100 different countries. Over 125,000 people and businesses rely on their simple tools for web hosting, one-click WordPress installs, virtual servers, domain registration, business applications, and other cloud services. From everyday people to top bloggers, creative professionals, and businesses small and large, they make it easy for anyone to have an effective, engaging Internet presence.
Meet FullStory, the app that captures all your customer experience data in one powerful, easy-to-use platform. Our tiny script unlocks pixel-perfect session playback, automatic insights, funnel analytics, and robust search and segmentation – empowering everyone in your organization to help build the best online experience for your customers.
Mozilla is a global community of technologists, thinkers and builders working together so people worldwide can be informed contributors and creators of the Web. Our mission is to ensure the Internet is a global public resource, open and accessible to all, where individuals can shape their own experience and are empowered, safe and independent.
The Shopify Partner Program is for designers, developers, and creatives building websites, themes, and apps for clients using the Shopify platform.
Our partner program is free to join and lets you experiment with the Shopify platform through unlimited test stores. For every client you refer; theme you design; or app you build, you’ll receive ongoing monthly income from Shopify. There are other perks too, like early access to new features, marketing materials, and access to a collaborative community of other Shopify Partners around the world.
If you have any questions, we’ll be available to talk at our stand throughout the event. Looking forward to meeting you!
Snyk is a free tool to help you fix known vulnerabilities in your npm dependencies.
Roughly 14% of npm packages and 80% of Node apps carry known vulnerabilities - previously reported security bugs. How about your application? Do your dependencies carry known vulnerabilities?
Test your own GitHub repo by browsing https://snyk.io/test/ and entering your repo.
To fix issues, run
npm install -g snyk, browse to your folder and run
To learn more, check out our tutorial on Smashing: http://bit.ly/smashing-snyk-tutorial
More than 12 million people and businesses around the world use MailChimp. Our features and integrations help e-commerce retailers send beautiful and powerful marketing emails, automated messages, and targeted campaigns. And our detailed reports help those retailers keep improving over time. Our quickly growing team loves empowering small businesses, so that's what we focus on every day.
Slack is a messaging platform for teams that brings all communication together, creating a single unified archive accessible through powerful search. It integrates with hundreds of popular services such as Twitter, Dropbox, Trello, Asana, Google Docs, JIRA, MailChimp, Stripe, Zendesk, and others to help consolidate and make sense of the ever-growing flows of data that confront modern teams.
Based in San Francisco, with offices in Dublin, Melbourne, New York and Vancouver, Slack has raised $540 million from some of the world’s best recognized investors including Accel, Andreessen Horowitz, DST, Google Ventures, Horizons Ventures, Index, IVP, KPCB, Social Capital, Spark, and Thrive.
SiteGround, now celebrating their 13th year in the business and hosting more than 500 000 domain names, is a leading web hosting company internationally recognized for their unique approach to hosting. They do things most other hosting companies wouldn’t even consider possible.
With a focus on performance, security and unmatched customer service, they have developed their in-house solutions to protect your website from hacks and invented new technologies that can make your website run over one hundred times faster. They have amazing, fast, experienced and super friendly individuals working on their support team to help you 24/7! To make the life of their geeky clients easier, they provide many goodies like free SSL certificate with each hosting account, automatic software updates, built-in caching and CDN, staging tool and GIT integration.
MyFonts is home to the world’s largest collection of fonts. With flexible, easy to use, subscription-free webfonts and a constantly evolving selection of typefaces from the world’s top foundries, MyFonts is the place to find the perfect font for your next project.
Fastly helps the world’s most popular digital businesses keep pace with their customer expectations by delivering fast, secure, and scalable online experiences. Businesses trust the Fastly edge cloud platform to accelerate the pace of technical innovation, mitigate evolving threats, and scale on demand. Founded in 2011, Fastly powers online destinations including Airbnb, GitHub, Alaska Airlines, Pinterest, Vimeo, The Guardian, The New York Times and Ticketmaster. Learn more at Fastly.com and follow them on Twitter @fastly.
Type Network is a growing alliance of the best independent type designers and foundries from around the world. From high-impact branding and headlines to clear UI to easy-reading text, we’ve got the right type for any project. We've been pushing the boundaries of quality and innovation since the dawn of digital type, giving designers and developers the tools to take control of their typography. Type Network: great type for great design.
Kirby is a fantastic CMS for designers, architects, photographers or anybody else interested in building their own website or online portfolio. It gives you great flexibility without having to handle complicated installation steps or fighting with databases. It has a very easy to use template system, so it's perfect for any Web designer out there with some basic PHP knowledge. We love and use Kirby, developed by our good friend Bastian Allgeier, and you will love it, too.
Sticker Mule is the fastest & easiest way to print custom stickers, labels, and magnets. If you are looking to order custom stickers, Sticker Mule is a fantastic option to consider. They also offer free online proofs, 4 day turnaround and free UPS shipping.
We welcome our dear Croatian friends at UX Passion, who provide a quite fancy Twitter wall solution, designed and build specifically for the SmashingConf. A good option for a well-designed and just working Twitter wall.