All Posts in Tuts+

  • Code
    Apply to Be the Next Tuts+ Code Course Producer!Preview image
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    We’re looking for a new Course Producer to drive the content direction of Tuts+ Code Courses, working with a great team of regular instructors to produce videos on a range of web development topics.Read More…
  • Photo & Video
    The Photographer's Go Bag: Building Your Everyday, Everywhere Camera KitTinybag
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    Make sure you're always prepared by keeping some gear ready to go. Advice on bags, lenses, flashes, filters, and various other things you should make sure to have handy.Read More…
  • Computer Skills
    How to Create a Slideshow Presentation From Markdown NotesMdpressicon
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    You've learned Markdown and you use it all the time for your notes. Now, you need to create a quick presentation from your notes. If only there was a way to take Markdown notes from which to create a presentation. In this tutorial, I will show you how you can accomplish this and more.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create an Isometric Pixel Art Apartment Building in Adobe Photoshop00 preview
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    Learn to make a relatively large apartment building with a special brick pattern in isometric pixel art.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Why Is It So Hard to Draw From Imagination? Here's How to Do It!Drawing from imagination prev
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    Can you draw from a reference, but not from imagination? Are you constantly frustrated because of that? In this article I'll show you the reason for it and, most importantly, how to overcome it.Read More…
  • Code
    Writing Documentation for Your WordPress Theme FrameworkBuild your own theme framework preview image
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    Even if you're the only person who'll be using your theme framework, creating some form of documentation will make your life much easier in the long run. Here are some tips for creating docs that work for you and your users.Read More…
  • Code
    Releasing your WordPress Theme FrameworkBuild your own theme framework preview image
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    If you decide to release your theme framework for others to use, there will be considerations you'll have to take into account. Follow this guide to release your code successfully.Read More…
  • Code
    New Course: MongoDB and RubyMongoruby
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    MongoDB is a different kind of database. If you feel you have trouble maintaining your data because it's either too big or too slow or too expensive, then perhaps you should consider taking MongoDB for a spin. In this course you'll learn the basics of using MongoDB in a Ruby scenario. You'll build a small Sinatra application so you can understand the fundamentals of using this database system in a Ruby environment.Read More…
  • Code
    Build Your Own T-Shirt Shop With the Spreadshirt WordPress PluginPreview
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    A step by step guide to building your own WordPress-powered T-shirt shop with Spreadshirt. Learn how to get started selling T-shirts, following the example of a real startup.Read More…
  • Code
    An Introduction to Adaptive DesignPreview image@2x
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    Xcode 6 and iOS 8 marked the release of several new technologies to help design your app for any device. Adaptive design makes development easier to account for all screen sizes, devices, and orientations. In this tutorial, you'll learn what exactly adaptive design is and how to start using it today.Read More…
  • Game Development
    Let Them Play: Don’t Lock Your Players Out of PlayingLet them play dont lock players out
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    Interactivity is a fundamental aspect of game design. Without it, a game isn't a game: it's a TV show, or a book, or an instance of some other static medium. So why is it so often overlooked?Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create a Historical Fiction Book Cover in Adobe InDesignPreview image
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    You’ll notice that most book covers will fit into a particular design template—a look or style that defines what genre of fiction they belong to. In this tutorial, we’ll be designing a cover for a historical fiction title. This is a fantastic genre for cover design; ornate borders and typefaces merge with vintage-look images and moody, romantic colors to create a nostalgic, mystical atmosphere.Read More…