All Posts in Tuts+

  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create Animated Vector Icons in Adobe Illustrator and PhotoshopPreview
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    Animating vector icons and designs is made easy with Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop. Simply create simple flat icons and import them into Photoshop for easy GIF creation. We'll create three animated icons and explore a couple techniques for creating smooth, easy animations.Read More…
  • Business
    How to Stop Scope Creep From Eating Up Your ProfitsScope creep lost time
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    Scope creep can limit your income, eat up your time, create conflict with your clients and cause great frustration for you, the creative. In this tutorial, I'll show you some practical ways to avoid scope creep as much as possible, and, when it occurs, how to handle it quickly and effectively.Read More…
  • Code
    The Beginners Guide to WooCommerce: Product Tags, Categories & AttributesWoocommerce
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    In previous articles of this series about WooCommerce I have discussed different settings and their configurations, including the addition of products. Then we explored the addition of four different kinds of products with featured images and product galleries. In the section of products, there were options for product tags, categories and attributes. This is what I will be discussing today.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create a Set of Food Icons in Adobe IllustratorTea icon
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    Hey, everyone! Less is more, right? In this tutorial you will learn how to create three food-related icons in a unique style, using simple shapes, shadows and halftones. Read More…
  • Code
    Toolbox of the Smart WordPress Developer: More Tools on Tuts+ CodeWordpress toolbox
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    In this part of the "Toolbox of the Smart WordPress Developer" series, we're going to cover some tools that we've gone through in other places here in Tuts+ Code.Read More…
  • Computer Skills
    How to Conserve Battery Life on a MacBookPreview
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    Conserving a MacBook's battery life isn't about locking it away, it's about using it intelligently. In this tutorial, I'll show you some ways to maximise how long a Mac will stay running.Read More…
  • Code
    An Introduction to GameplayKit: Part 1Games@2x
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    In this series, you will learn about the GameplayKit framework introduced in iOS 9 and OS X El Capitan. In this first tutorial, you will learn about entity- and component-based game model structures and state machines.Read More…
  • Code
    Building With the Twitter API: The Power of ListsPreview
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    Lists are Twitter's most powerful underused feature. Take a second look at how you can use them and learn how to code for the List API.Read More…
  • Game Development
    How to Adapt A* Pathfinding to a 2D Grid-Based Platformer: TheoryAdapting a star pathfinding to platformers
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    In this tutorial, I'll explain a broad overview of how to modify a standard A* pathfinding algorithm to work for platformers by taking into account the way gravity restricts vertical movement. The new algorithm could be used to create an AI character that follows the player, or to show the player a route to their goal, for example.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Photoshop Errors: How to Fix Brush LagBrushlag preview
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    Do you have problems with your brush lagging in Photoshop? In this article, we offer a couple of quick solutions to combat this common problem. Read More…
  • Photo & Video
    Full-Frame vs. Crop-Sensor Cameras for Macro PhotographyPreview
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    Full-frame or crop-sensor, which is best? Well there are a number of variables and in this article, I’ll look at some of the key ones and how they benefit (or don’t!) macro photography.Read More…
  • Code
    Easy Digital Downloads: Reports Part 2Edd
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    In my previous article I shared some benefits of keeping records for transactions, and discussed some of the features which are exclusively a part of the reports section in the EDD plugin. In this article I plan to address the ways to export different reports and ways to deal with logs.Read More…