All Posts in Tuts+

  • Design & Illustration
    25 Popular Translated Design & Illustration TutorialsTranslations
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    For the past few months we (and when I say “we” I mean the amazing Tuts+ community) have been translating tutorials across the Tuts+ network. So far we have well over 300 translations in nearly 30 languages! Here are some of the most popular examples from Tuts+ Design & Illustration.Read More…
  • Code
    Pagely Review: Fine-Tuned Managed WordPress Hosting Preview image
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    Managed WordPress hosting has exploded in the past couple of years, but the concept of hosting specifically optimized for running WordPress sites was pioneered by just a few companies. Pagely was one of those forerunners back in 2006 as the first ever managed WordPress platform, and in this article, we're going to take a look at what they have to offer and what still sets them apart from other managed WordPress hosting solutions nearly a decade later.Read More…
  • Web Design
    How They Did It: Shopify - It’s All About the DetailsPreview
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    If you haven't ever heard of Shopify before, perhaps you have taken up residence under a rock. Shopify is one of the most popular services for creating e-commerce solutions online, and they've recently redesigned their front-facing site. Today, we're going to take a look at some of the finer details of the redesign, and talk a bit about how the redesign was achieved. Let's dive in!Read More…
  • Business
    How to Decide What to DelegateDelegation
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    Feeling overwhelmed at work is a common problem, but it's a particular danger for business owners, who often take on far too much responsibility. In this tutorial, you'll learn the art of delegation: how to decide what to delegate, how to do it effectively, and which tasks you should keep control of yourself.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Devilish Text Effect in Adobe IllustratorDeviltextpreview
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    In this step-by-step tutorial you'll learn how to create a devilish text effect in Adobe Illustrator. You'll create devil horns using basic tools and vector shape building techniques, then create a text shape and add shading, highlights and subtle textures. And you'll take full advantage of the Stroke panel and the Gradient panel to create a devil's tail using only one curly path.Read More…
  • Photo & Video
    Easy Gear Hack: Fasten Stands Together for Quick TransportFasten stands together
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    A fully loaded case can be heavy and bulky. For travelling light, you don't have to use a big case. Instead, fastening your stands and accessories together can make them easy to carry around.Read More…
  • Code
    Creating a PayPal Buy Now Button With Variable ShortcodesPaypal variable
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    PayPal is a great payment processor that allows anyone to send you money, which you can then send directly to your bank account. In this tutorial, you'll learn how to make a WordPress plugin allowing you to generate a Buy Now button, using a variable shortcode.Read More…
  • Photo & Video
    How to Fix Unwanted Hotspots on PortraitsUnwanted hotspot
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    Bright light can sometimes cause unwanted glare on the skin. This tutorial shows how to compensate and fix those unseemly highlights.Read More…
  • Code
    Evaluating Your Business for a WordPress eCommerce SolutionWordpress
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    There is a general perception that WordPress is free and easy to set up, and that one can rapidly set up an online store and start trading. The truth of the matter is, there are a lot of considerations when setting up an online store. In this article, we will look at some of the general considerations and the functional and technical requirements of setting up a WordPress eCommerce website and eCommerce sites in general.Read More…
  • Code
    Getting Started with Xamarin.Forms: Customizing User InterfacePreview image@2x
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    As you continue to progress in the ways of Xamarin.Forms, you will become more and more familiar with the out of the box controls. At some point, though, it will be inevitable that you will need to go beyond those controls and add some customization. That customization can come in the form of simple things, such as colors or as complex as creating a fully custom control. Either way, you will need customization. And I'm going to show you how.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Human Anatomy Fundamentals: Drawing Characters ConsistentlyPrev
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    As part of our series on drawing human anatomy, here are some final notes so that you can not only design and draw a character fully, but draw this same character repeatedly.Read More…
  • Code
    Collecting Donations With WordPress: PayPalDonation series image
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    In the first part of this mini-series, you'll learn how to write a WordPress plugin which allows users to send you a donation via PayPal. The plugin uses its own backend settings panel, and is highly customisable. So, let's get started!Read More…