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  • Code
    30+ Amazing Mac Apps for Developers200x200
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    One of the most important aspects of being a web developer is having the correct tools and applications at your disposal to get the job done. These applications can range from text editors with helpful features, to screen capturing software to display video and/or audio to a client or your users. Today, we will have a look at 30+ amazing Mac applications for web developers.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Comment to Win a Free Adobe Illustrator Book from Vectortuts+Contests
    Vectortuts+ has quickly established itself as one of the premier resources for vector design and illustration tutorials. One year ago, this website didn't exist. Today, we have over 18,000 subscribers - which is no small feat! To show our appreciation, I have some freebies to mail out this week! Learn more at the jump!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Exclusive Freebie: Packaging Vector PackPreview
    File Type: Illustrator EPS and AILicense: See Download FileRead More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Vectortuts+ Exclusive Freebie Announcement: Packaging Vector PackPreview
    This is a new Pack of Vector Freebies is available exclusively from Vectortuts+. We have a new set of packaging vectors for you. If you're looking for high quality graphics to mock up your next client presentation with, then check out these graphics. This set of freebies is available for you to download today!Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Top 20 New Features in Pro Tools 8 & How to Use ThemThumb
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    The upgrade to Pro Tools 8 includes many exciting enhancements, new features and plug-ins that add up to make music production easier than ever. Let's take a look at the power behind some of the best new features.Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    15 Inspiring Particle-Based Tutorials from Around the WebThumbnail
    If you saw an after effect piece that blew your mind, odds particles were involved. This week Topher rounded up 15 of the most inspiring particle-based tutorials from around the web.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Introducing Flashtuts+Flashtuts prev
    I receive all kinds of suggestions for new Tuts+ sites, but none have been quite so numerous as the requests for us to launch a Flash tutorials site. And with good reason: we cover Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator and web development, so why not Adobe Flash? Today we're pleased to introduce the newest member of the Tuts+ family: Flashtuts+ Go on, open a new tab, check it out, leave a comment, then keep reading to learn more about our plans for the site.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Introducing Flashtuts+Flashtuts prev
    I receive all kinds of suggestions for new Tuts+ sites, but none have been quite so numerous as the requests for us to launch a Flash tutorials site. And with good reason: we cover Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator and web development, so why not Adobe Flash? Today we're pleased to introduce the newest member of the Tuts+ family: Flashtuts+ Go on, open a new tab, check it out, leave a comment, then keep reading to learn more about our plans for the site.Read More…
  • Code
    A Better Login System200x200
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    Net.tuts+ has published several great tutorials on user login systems. Most tutorials only deal with authenticating the user, which allows for two levels of security: logged in and not logged in. For many sites, a finer degree of control is needed to control where users can go and what they can do. Creating an access control list (ACL) system will give you the flexibility for granular permissions. Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    How to Produce a Great Video TutorialTut preview1
    Even though you might be a great After Effects artist it doesn't automatically mean you are a natural at teaching. Even though making a tutorial might seem easy there is more to it than meets the eye. Dirk Worring-Ramstoeck was gracious enough to write this brief article with some excellent points and analogies that will hopefully make your tutorial as good as your work.Read More…
  • Code
    Build an Efficient Flash DecalSheet SystemDecal preview
    I came up with the idea of creating what I call Flash DecalSheets from the stickers that come with model airplanes and have been using "Decals" to skin my own Flash applications ever since. A DecalSheet is basically one large image (.JPG, .PNG, or .GIF) that gets cut up into smaller images called 'Decals', which are Bitmaps and can be used anywhere DisplayObjects would usually be used. This technique is one of the most efficient ways of bringing lots of assets into a Flash application without relying on the Library (if you are using the Flash IDE) or the Embed tag (if you are using the Flex Compiler). Let's take a look at how to make a simple DecalSheet system.Read More…
  • Code
    What is Flashtuts+?200 whatis
    Flashtuts+ joins Psdtuts+, Vectortuts+, Audiotuts+, Aetuts+ and Nettuts+ as Envato’s newest Tuts+ site. It’s all about quality tutorials for Adobe Flash. Whether you want to learn how to create awesome Flash animations and interfaces, bone up on your Actionscript to create games and apps, or just get started developing with Flash, we've got you covered! Keep reading to learn a little bit more about the new editor of Flashtuts+ and what we’ll be offering on the site.Read More…