All Posts in Tuts+

  • Design & Illustration
    Create an Isometric Vector Art Island With Hexels and IllustratorIsometric vector preview
    Hexels is a 2D grid-based art program that lets you create a variety of styles with a variety of shapes. Combined with Illustrator, it becomes a powerful tool for iteration of concepts and texturing.Read More…
  • Photo & Video
    How to Photograph With Awareness and Sensitivity on the StreetPreview stephanie
    The street photographer’s subject matter is reality—actual people and places. Here are the most essential things to consider and be aware of as you venture forth with your camera into the general public’s hearts and minds.Read More…
  • Code
    watchOS 2: Communicating With a CounterpartWatchos 2@2x
    The release of watchOS 2 brings significant changes with it. One of those changes is the ability to easily communicate with a counterpart. There are scenarios in which the watchOS app and the parent iOS app need to communicate for one reason or another. To make this communication easier, Apple created the Watch Connectivity framework. In this tutorial, I’m going to teach you how to send messages from a watchOS app to its parent iOS app, and vice versa.Read More…
  • Web Design
    Tips for Designing and Building a Multilingual WebsiteFlags2
    Structuring a multilingual website can be pretty difficult. To help you get it right, I’m going to offer up some tips, and share some of our experiences at Tuts+ for going multilingual.Read More…
  • Code
    Easy Digital Downloads: ToolsEdd
    This series was aimed at highlighting the features of Easy Digital Downloads to help you set up an online digital downloads store. I have reviewed a major portion of this plugin and by now you must be aware of almost everything you need to know about EDD. What are we left is the section of Tools with which this series will come to an end. So, let's dive right into it.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create an Isometric Pixel Art Park in Adobe Photoshop00 preview
    Let's make a leisurely space for your pixel art city with a few different architecture and vegetation elements.Read More…
  • Web Design
    Learn the Rules of Great Form Design in Our New Short CourseWebforms
    In this course you’ll learn the key rules for great form design. From how to organize form elements, to input lengths and types, to forms on mobile devices, this short course will set you on the right path to awesome forms and happy users.Read More…
  • Code
    Toolbox of the Smart WordPress Developer: Series FinaleWordpress toolbox
    In this last part of the "Toolbox of the Smart WordPress Developer" series, we're going to go through what we covered in the previous parts and conclude the series.Read More…
  • Photo & Video
    Welcome to the World of Machine VisionWhat is machine vision preview
    Machine vision is a system that uses a camera coupled with a computer with image interpretation software to create data. The data is in turn processed and used to decide on an action. Essentially, a machine is programmed to look for a specific thing and then perform an action when it sees what it is looking for.Read More…
  • Game Development
    Simple Xbox Controller Input in HTML5 With PxGamepadGamepad preview
    Gaming on the web has come a long way with HTML5 technologies like Canvas, WebGL, and WebAudio. However, to provide a true gaming experience, you need input devices designed for gaming. In this tutorial, I'll show you how to accomplish that using the Gamepad API—and, more specifically, PxGamepad, a wrapper for the API that makes it easy to handle Xbox controller input.Read More…
  • Game Development
    How to Adapt A* Pathfinding to a 2D Grid-Based Platformer: ImplementationAdapting a star pathfinding to platformers code
    Now that we have a good idea of how to modify an A* pathfinding algorithm to work for platformers, it's time to actually code it. Rather than build it from scratch, we'll adapt an existing A* pathfinding system to add the new platfomer compatibility. The result will be a path that the player can follow to get from A to B.Read More…
  • Code
    New Course: Getting Started With DjangoDjango
    If you like the elegance of the Python programming language, Django is the web framework for you! Django is a powerful but pragmatic framework, with an emphasis on getting work done. In this course, Tuts+ instructor Derek Jensen will help you get started writing web applications using the Django framework. Derek will teach the basics of Django by building a simple chore list application.Read More…