Barry Frost

This is Barry Frost’s personal website.

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Make websites and apps load faster (Mac app)


Compress PNG images while preserving transparency


ImageAlpha converts 24-bit PNG to paletted 8-bit with full alpha channel. This greately reduces file sizes with only minor loss of quality.

Free PNG Credit Card, Debit Card and Payment Icons

Is Your Site Missing its Custom WebClip Icon?

129x129 PNG called /apple-touch-icon.png

Free PNG Credit Card, Debit Card and Payment Icons

DD_belatedPNG: better PNG background-image support in IE6

Supports background-position and background-repeat

Google's undocumented favicon to png convertor

Supply a domain and the convertor returns a png from the site’s ico


Dashboard widget that optimises PNGs through pngcrush and optipng

24 ways: Minification: A Christmas Diet

Optimising HTML, CSS, PNG and Javascript

Making Internet Explorer use PNG Alpha transparency

I’d always thought this trick didn’t work for CSS backgrounds but apparently not so. To test…

Digital Web Magazine - Creative Use of PNG Transparency in Web Design

Great write-up by Jeff Croft of how to use PNGs, including IE6 hack

Easy cross-browser transparency | Bite Size Standards

Transparency for all!

Pearl Crescent Page Saver

Firefox plugin to save entire browser canvas as png

Easy alpha transparent pngs | clagnut/blog

(with PHP)

Pixy-style CSS no-preload rollovers, with PNG support for IE