Online portfolio is a must-have thing for a person or a company who runs a business or doing a freelance job. In order to create a well designed portfolio website you need to run the process through few different steps. The main steps are planning, design and coding – in this article you will find tutorials that will help you to get understanding of each of those steps.Read More
Compared with any other design network Dribbble always seems to come out on top. The quality of submissions is beyond comprehension to most graphics designers, especially with mobile/web user interfaces. There are so many amazing shots published every day but it’s tough to keep up with the constant flow of new publications.
Often it is a pretty common occurrence to see websites display their social statistics such as Twitter followers and RSS subscribers on their site. In this tutorial, I will show you how to get your social following statistics for your Twitter, Facebook and Feedburner account. In this demo I have coded up Orman’s Subscriber Count Icons and used PHP to get each count.Read More
For web developers just breaking into social media there are dozens of fantastic APIs you can work with. Most notably the Twitter API has gotten a lot of attention in recent years. And such rightly so, as the developers at Twitter have been working nonstop to improve endpoints and other miscellaneous settings.
The API has also been online long enough that 3rd party developers have created their own web apps and released the code as open source. In this tutorial I’ll be working with exactly this type of open source jQuery plugin called tweet! which can pull recent tweets from any user account. The plugin also comes with some default styles which we’ll play around with. We could also pull tweet data from searches, lists, and favorites as well.Read More
WordPress is the most popular blogging CMS in the world and there are millions of people who use custom WordPress themes. If you are developing WordPress themes or you just want to improve your current one you will find code snippets very handy. These will help you to save time and improve your themes fast.…Read More
Modal windows have become a popular asset for web & mobile developers. iPhone and iPad applications have such a limited screen real estate that it’s useful to bring in additional menus floating on top of the view. This concept also translates well into webpage interfaces where you can hide smaller, minute details.
In this tutorial I’ll demonstrate how we can build a minimalist modal contact form. I’ll be using jQuery along with the fancybox plugin to manage dynamic content. The open source code libraries make scripting so much easier. And we can implement a small Ajax call which submits the form data via PHP on the server end.Read More
WordPress is one of the most popular CMS in the world it is used not just by bloggers. WordPress has tons of plugins and themes available but these facts d not make it the safest platform for your next project. Security is very important nowadays, a lot of hackers are taking the websites and yours might not be the exception. If you want to make your WordPress theme as secure as possible you will find some nice tweaks, tips and plugins for improving the security of WordPress CMS.
I have collected some simple but useful tips and plugins for protecting your WordPress installation. Hopefully you will find these resources and tools handy.Read More