Sparkle for Mac
Sparkle is a well-designed, intuitive and practical Mac OS X application specially made to help you create websites from scratch.
Light, unobtrusive and intuitive webpage designer for your Mac
Thanks to Sparkle, you can design in full freedom, fine tune and adjust the positioning of all elements, take advantage of the layout grids along with the smart snapping capabilities. In other words, you can use a blank page as your canvas and create the desired web page just the way you want it.
The great thing about Sparkle, is that you are not limited or constrained by predefined templates. Consequently, your webpage will not have visual elements similar to other pages. However, you can use the basic layout or start from scratch and create a one-of-a-kind page.
Support for various display resolutions, tablets and smartphones
What is more, Sparkle helps you build a page that can be easily loaded by a wide variety of mobile devices, tablets, desktops and laptops. Hence, you can add or remove support for various devices and adjust the layout accordingly.
Sparkle comes with an unobtrusive and user-friendly interface that provides instant access to the right tools and features. The top toolbar helps you zoom in or out the page, adjust the grid size and layout, and add support for the desired devices.
Moreover, you can insert text boxes, images, videos and customizable boxes with just a click of a mouse button. You can even use external content from different webpages and embed it in your webpage.
Easily embed content from other webpages and insert photos and videos in your page
The right side panel automatically changes the displayed tools and options according to the selected feature or content. Finding and adding a video from YouTube or Vimeo can be done directly from within Sparkle in just a couple of seconds. You can use the built-in search feature to find the video on Vimeo or YouTube or paste the URL / ID of the video in the designated box.
When it comes to web layout and text style, you can choose from over 600 different fonts and more than 300 background patterns.
Handy live preview feature and versioning capabilities
When all is set and done, you can preview your work using Safari, Firefox and Chrome before exporting your content. If you are not happy with your page, you can always access the File menu and revert to a previous version thanks to the seamless integration of Sparkle with Mac OS X.