All Posts in Tuts+

  • Code
    Using Pull Requests as Code ReviewsBitbucket
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    In this series, we’re looking specifically at Git and using Bitbucket and how they can help us in our day-to-day work. In this article, we’re going to be specifically focused on using Bitbucket for feature discussion, bug tracking, release tagging, and more.Read More…
  • Code
    Keeping Up with Ghost 0.5Preview2
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    The latest Ghost release provides a platform full of improvements and great signs of future potential, but practical customization is still limited to theming.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Purple Monochrome Portrait for Spirit Day in Adobe IllustratorJordanpreview
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    Using a photograph, learn how to create your own purple monochrome portrait for Spirit Day, in Adobe Illustrator. Read More…
  • Code
    New Course: Building Multitenant Apps in LaravelLaravel4multi
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    Multitenant apps are all over the web, but tackling your first one can be challenging. Our new course walks you through developing a multitenant application in Laravel 4.2, covering both single-database and multi-database tenancy styles. Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Bow & Tell: Working With a CellistBow and tell lucy preview
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    The cello is one of our favorite live instruments to work with as it presents such a diverse range of sounds and moods. In this tutorial we cover working with and recording cellist to create different moods and effectsRead More…
  • Code
    How to Make Email a Powerful Part of Your Web ApplicationSend grid
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    Giving your users a way to access your application from their email account is a major way to boost their activity and engagement on your website. Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create a Simple Spider Web Illustration in Adobe IllustratorSpiderwebpreview
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    In the following steps you will learn how to create a simple spider web illustration in Adobe Illustrator. You'll start by creating the group of paths that will make up your spider web, then add color and subtle highlights, and create a dark, subtly textured background for your illustration.Read More…
  • Code
    Signals and Microinteractions for Smartwatches: ConceptsPreview image@2x
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    In this article, I'm going to introduce two design principles aimed at wearables, signals and microinteractions. In the next article, we'll create a sample Android Wear project to show how these principles apply in practice.Read More…
  • Code
    Unit Testing Succinctly: Why Unit Test?Unit testing
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    So, let’s be clear and real from the get-go: unit testing can be used to verify correctness, and any side effect that occurs with regard to your development process must be balanced with the effort of writing and maintaining useful unit tests.Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    Quick Tip: How to Create Dynamic Backgrounds With After EffectsBackground thumbnail
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    In this Quick-Tip I will show you how to create some dynamic backgrounds by using the effect CC RepeTile, Fractal Noise, & using resources from a website such as subtlepatterns.comRead More…
  • Code
    Creating Maintainable WordPress Meta Boxes: Finish The Front-EndMaintainable meta boxes 1
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    In this article, we're going to continue with introducing the rest of the user interface, and then we're going to move onto actually writing code responsible for verifying the user input and associating it with the given post.Read More…
  • Web Design
    Introducing the HTML5 “Menu” and “Menuitem” ElementsMenu
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    Today I’m going to introduce you to two elements: and , part of the Interactive Elements specification. The web has evolved into something more than just linked documents; pages behave increasingly these days like apps. As such, it’s an appropriate time to form standard web interactivity features.Read More…