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  • Code
    iThemes Exchange: Add-onsExchange logo
    In this series, we've been taking a look at how we can setup an online store using iThemes Exchange. We've reviewed an introduction to the plugin as well as some advanced features. In this article, we're going to take a look at some of the free add ons that ship with Exchange, what they do, and how to use them.Read More…
  • Photo & Video
    Get Started as a Photographer With Our New Course BundleHands on photography small
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    Do you want to get started as a photographer? This new bundle, Hands-On Photography, gives you everything you need in one convenient place. Across six courses with 11 hours of video, you'll learn everything from how to get started using a flash, through to the essentials of Lightroom and Photoshop.Read More…
  • Code
    Creating a Professional WordPress Development Workflow With VagrantVagrant
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    As developers, we all know that creating a sustainable and uniform local WordPress development workflow can be challenging and complex. Programs like MAMP, WAMP, and XAMPP theoretically make the setup of a local web server easy, but, for anyone who has tried it you know that it can be riddled with bugs and far from ideal. With tools like Git and Capistrano, it is relatively straightforward to deploy changes from a repository to a server, but making changes before that can be chaotic, especially for teams. That’s where Vagrant comes in.Read More…
  • Photo & Video
    The Photographer's Gear ListPreview gearlist3
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    Keeping a gear list is a must for most photographers. A good gear list makes it easier to file tax returns, apply for insurance or make a claim. If you're not keeping one, this tutorial will show you how.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Retro Gold Leather Text Effect in Adobe PhotoshopPreview
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    Creating 3D text effect does not always require using the 3D tools. This tutorial will show you a simple way of using the shape attributes in Adobe Photoshop CC, along with a couple of layer styles, to create a retro, leather-like, 3D text effect pretty easily and quickly. Let's get started!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Set of Art Brushes You Can Use to Make a Linocut-style IllustrationLinocut preview
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    Learn how to create a completely vector illustration that has the look of a handmade linocut or woodcut, in Adobe Illustrator.Read More…
  • Web Design
    Creating a Collection of CSS3 Animated Pre-loadersPreloader
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    In this tutorial I’ll be showing you how to create a collection of pre-loaders for your web projects using nothing but HTML and CSS3.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Using a MIDI Controller With iPadMidi controller ipad preview
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    Whether for practice, mobile production, or even to replace a traditional studio; the Apple iPad has quickly risen to the challenge of being all musical things to everyone. In this tutorial Tuts+ author Robert Anthony will demonstrate how to use a MIDI controller with iPad, and the possibilities it can offer.Read More…
  • Code
    Options for SSL in WordPressWp error
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    With the ever increasing focus on web security, SSL certificates are started to become common practice when setting up websites. This article will show you how to implement SSL in to your WordPress website using two different methods.Read More…
  • Code
    Windows Phone 8: Events and NavigationPreview image@2x
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    To capture and respond to user interaction on Windows Phone, such as the user tapping and swiping, we'll need to understand how the Windows Phone event model works. In this tutorial, we'll use this knowledge to add simple navigation between different pages of a Windows Phone application.Read More…
  • Code
    An Introduction to WordPress Global Variables1
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    In this three part series, we're going to be taking a look at WordPress global variables in order to gain a better understanding of them such that we can apply them to our day-to-day development. Throughout the series, we will be going through a set of hands-on exercises that demonstrate the power of the global variables to show and to tweak the inner workings of WordPress.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Crosshatch a Landscape from a PhotographCrosshatch landscape preview image
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    Break out your pens and pencils and learn how to crosshatch a landscape. You'll start by making a value scale to learn how to use lines to create depth and then you'll ink your own landscape from a photo reference.Read More…