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  • Web Design
    Timeline-Based Animation for the Web with Hype 3Ezgif.com optimize
    Hype 3, by Tumult, is an OS X application for creating HTML5 animations. If you ever used Flash’s iconic timeline tools, Hype 3’s interface will seem very familiar. In this tutorial we’ll quickly get acquainted with the application, then we’ll make a basic Material Design animation using the tools available.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Design a Quick, Quirky Character in Adobe IllustratorPreview
    Character design sounds like a difficult process at first, but it really can be simple and fun. In this small tutorial I will show you how to create a simple character using basic shapes.Read More…
  • Code
    Getting Started With Google Maps for Android: AdvancedMap icon
    While the standard features of Google Maps are incredibly useful, there will be times that you want to do a little bit more. Luckily, Google has created an open source library that contains a set of utilities that Android developers can use to make their applications even better with enhanced maps. In this tutorial, you will learn how to use this utility library to add heat map visualizations for your data, cluster large numbers of markers for easier viewing, and use various utility methods for working with the spherical nature of the Earth or drawing routes on roads.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Cool Typographic Poster Ready for Spirit Day in Adobe InDesign!Preview image
    Held on 15 October, Spirit Day is an opportunity for people across the world to show their support for LGBT youth and take a stand against bullying. In celebration of Spirit Day we’ve put together this tutorial for you to create a cool typographic poster ready for printing and putting up in your home or office. You can also download two versions of the completed poster to refer to and use!Read More…
  • Code
    WP_Query Arguments: Author, Search, Password, Permissions, Caching and Return FieldsMastering wp query featured image
    In this final tutorial on WP_Query arguments, learn about arguments to find posts by author, to use search terms in your query, to find posts with or without password protection, to query by user permissions, and to cache the query's results.Read More…
  • Business
    Freelance Rates: Guide to Hourly Versus Project PricingFreelance pricing
    How should you charge clients as a freelancer? By the hour? By the project? By off-the-shelf packages? What if the work you do is completely custom and there are no "packages"? What's the best way to present your fees to attract the most clients? This tutorial will answer all your pricing questions and show you the best pricing schemes for each type of freelancer and situation. Read More…