Sam Berson
I'm a technology writer and WordPress developer living in the UK. I write for a number of WordPress-related sites, including wpContent. I also create WordPress plugins on CodeCanyon and offer web development services on my own site, samberson.com. You can find me on Twitter and Google+.
Tutorials
  • Code
    Fixing the WordPress White Screen of DeathWp error
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    The well known White Screen of Death is one of the most common, yet most frustrating things that can occur on your WordPress site. In this tutorial, we'll be looking at the various things that cause it, and some steps that you can take no only to fix it, but to make sure it doesn't happen again.Read More…
  • Code
    WordPress eCommerce With Selz & EcwidImg
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    When it comes to setting up an eCommerce website, the natural tendency for most site owners is to go for a custom developed website. However, a much cheaper and easier alternative is to use WordPress. Selz & Ecwid both work really well with WordPress, and in this tutorial, you'll learn how to set each of them up and get the most out of them.Read More…
  • Web Design
    Quick Tip: Consider Wrapping Your Code With a “figure” ElementPreview figure
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    The "figure" tag was introduced with HTML5 quite some time ago, though you may still be unfamiliar with what it does, or how it can be used in lots of different situations. In this tutorial, you'll learn the difference between "figure" and other comparable tags, and how you can begin using it to enhance the way you group items in your markup.Read More…
  • Computer Skills
    Get Started With Ink's Handwriting Recognition ToolInkwell image
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    Inkwell, more commonly known as Ink, is a handwriting recognition tool, built-in to OS X. You can use it in most applications which allow text input, and for the most part, Ink is very accurate. In order to use Ink, you'll need a graphics tablet.Read More…
  • Computer Skills
    Getting Started Selling Your Handicrafts on EtsyEtsy image1
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    Learn how to sell your handmade products on Etsy, the original online marketplace for the most unique products.Read More…
  • Computer Skills
    A Simple Guide to Selling Stuff on eBayEbay logo
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    eBay's the original online marketplace, but it's rather confusing to use—especially since it still looks much like it did in the '90's. This tutorial will simplify it for you and help you start selling your stuff.Read More…
  • Web Design
    Photoshop CC 2014: What’s New for Web Designers?Psd
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    Last month saw the launch of the all new Photoshop CC 2014, with lots of great new features, especially for web designers, including improved Layer Comps and better Typekit integration. In this tutorial, you'll learn about the main new features, and learn how to get started using them.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Quick Tip: Moving From GarageBand to Logic Pro XBrowserpreview tmp
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    Moving over from GarageBand to Logic Pro X can be a tough process, especially if you're a beginner to the world of professional music software. In this quick tip, you'll learn how to successfully transfer your projects over from GarageBand to Logic Pro X.Read More…
  • Computer Skills
    How to Install Ruby on Rails on Raspberry PiBrowserpreview tmp
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    Ruby on Rails is quickly becoming more and more popular every day. Learning to develop in the Ruby language is a very valuable skill. In this tutorial I’ll show you how to install Rails onto a Raspberry Pi.Read More…
  • Code
    Open Source 101: LicensingPreview image@2x
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    Nowadays, open source projects are everywhere with more and more people wanting to get involved every day. In this short series, we'll take a look at what open source software actually is, some popular examples, how open source projects work, and how you can contribute to open source.Read More…
  • Code
    How to Customize the WordPress Dashboard to Minimize ConfusionDashboard
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    Whether you're a beginner or an advanced user of WordPress, one thing that everyone finds puzzling at some point is the Dashboard. It's often filled with a lot of information, or is laid out in an obscure and confusing way especially for beginners. This tutorial will teach you how to best customize the WordPress Dashboard in order to minimize confusion.Read More…
  • Code
    Open Source 101: What is it?Preview image@2x
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    Nowadays, open source projects are everywhere with more and more people wanting to get involved every day. In this short series, we'll take a look at what open source software actually is, some popular examples, how open source projects work, and how you can contribute to open source.Read More…