All Posts in Tuts+

  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Digital Painting of a Zombie From Scratch in Adobe PhotoshopZombie preview
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    Tricks and treats to show you how to create a creepy, ghoulish member of the undead! BRAAAAIIINNSSSS!!!!Read More…
  • Code
    Refactoring Legacy Code - Part 11: The End?Refactoring wide retina preview
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    Old code. Ugly code. Complicated code. Spagetti code. Jibberish nonsense. In two words, Legacy Code. This is a series that will help you work and deal with it. In our previous lesson we've learned a new way to understand and make code better by extracting till we drop. While that tutorial was a good way to learn the techniques, it was hardly the ideal example to understand the benefits of it. In this lesson we will extract till we drop on all of our trivia game related code and we will analyze the final result.Read More…
  • Web Design
    Installation, Setup and Customization of MemberPressPreview memberpress
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    Recently I needed a WordPress plugin to manage customers for a new service I’m offering alongside my usual web design/development services. The plugin needed to have a few specific features: In this tutorial, we take a look at what I used and how you can get started with it, as well.Read More…
  • Code
    Configuring W3 Total Cache: Advanced Minification SettingsWpconfigtips
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    In the previous article about configuration of W3 Total Cache plugin, we completed configurations of Page Caching. The next part of the advance settings is minification. In this article I will explain and configure General, HTML & XML, JS, CSS and Advanced settings in reference to the minification menu.Read More…
  • Crafts & DIY
    How to Make a BoutonniereBoutonnierepreview
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    The costs of a wedding can really add up, but it is possible to make your own gorgeous Chanel-inspired camellia boutonnieres at home for a fraction of florist prices! In this tutorial I'll take you through the whole process, from printing the pattern right through to fashioning the stem and adding some final flourishes. By the end, you'll have a stylish boutonniere for your next formal event.Read More…
  • Code
    New Course: Getting Started With Symfony 2Getting started with symfony2
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    Symfony 2 is one of the most popular modern PHP frameworks. It has the advantages of being modular, extensible, and feature complete. This course is designed for first-time users of the framework, and will walk you through all its basic coding features. We'll cover everything you need to get started, such as bundles, templating with layouts, routing, building forms with validation, and how to build a full CRUD app with database interaction. By the end of the course, you'll have the fundamental skills necessary to use the Symfony 2 framework to build basic, database-driven web applications.Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    Modelling & Rigging a Cartoon Parrot in Maya: Part 3Asd
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    In this part of the tutorial, I’ll demonstrate sculpting and painting in ZBrush. ZBrush is a very reliable application for real time sculpting and texturing. I’ll show you how to enhance the overall looks of the parrot in ZBrush.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Design Course: Fundamentals of Children's IllustrationKidsfun
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    This course will teach you how to create illustrations for children, with three hands-on projects in Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator. You’ll learn how to work with color modes and tell the difference between RGB and CMYK, how to use storyboarding, how to scan and paint your illustrations, and how to add special effects. If you want to start a new career in children's illustration, or if you're an illustrator looking to strengthen your skill set, then this is the course for you.Read More…
  • Web Design
    Constructing Your Instapage Landing PageLogo 2
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    In the first part of this short series we covered the fundamentals of what landing pages are. In this part, we’ll walk through the construction process of an Instapage landing page.Read More…
  • Web Design
    How to Create a Landing Page Through InstapageLogo
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    In this tutorial series I’m going to explain the process of creating your very own landing page template using the Instapage builder. I’ll first give you an overview of the different types of landing pages and then, in the following part, I’ll provide a step by step process on how to create an Instapage template that you can sell on Themeforest.Read More…
  • Computer Skills
    Transferring Time Machine Backups to a New DriveTimemachine
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    When it comes time to moving Time Machine backups to a new drive, doing so safely to prevent data loss is crucial. Follow this guide to ensure that the new backup drive is configured properly and that all of your data is moved between drives safely.Read More…
  • Web Design
    Quick Tip: UI Interactions in Plain Language With uilangUilang
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    uilang is a new, simple JavaScript-based language created by Benjamin De Cock, and it allows web designers to create UI click interactions using a set of rules taken straight from the English language.Read More…