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  • Code
    Understanding and Working with Taxonomies and Terms in WordPressWordpress
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    Taxonomies are what takes WordPress beyond a simple blogging platform and into the realms of a CMS. But how are they stored in the database?Read More…
  • Code
    Get Started Building Your Blog with Parse.js00 preview
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    Have you ever gotten excited by the idea of a web project, but found it miserable to make it run and work on a server? With Parse.js, everyone who understand the basics of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript can create dynamic websites and working web apps with ease. In this tutorial, I will take you through the entire process of creating a blogging system with Parse.js from scratch. You will utilize all the bootstrapping tools, and really practice the idea of rapid prototyping, refactoring, and MVC framework. By the end of this series, you should be able to create any CMS site by yourself.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Candy Gumball Machine Illustration in Adobe IllustratorPreview1
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    Draw a brightly colored gumball machine from scratch using Adobe Illustrator in this tutorial from illustrator Mary Winkler.Read More…
  • Web Design
    The Holy Grail of CSS CenteringCenter preview
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    We're going to build an unstoppable CSS centering tool which works cross-browser in IE8 and up consistently.Read More…
  • Code
    iThemes Exchange: More SettingsExchange logo
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    In the first part of this series, we looked at the basic setup of iThemes Exchange, but it's unlikely that this simplistic setup will do everything that you need. This article will explain more Exchange settings in detail which allow you to further customize your store and tailor the user experience.Read More…
  • Web Design
    3 High-level Approaches to Prototyping by ExamplePreview
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    In today's tutorial I will compare different types of web prototypes through illustrating three high-level approaches by example. Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create Unique Rust and Distress Effects in Adobe PhotoshopRusteffectspreview
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    Learn how to create and use realistic rust and scratch effects in this excerpt from the Advanced Photo Manipulation: Movie Poster Effects course. Read More…
  • Crafts & DIY
    How to Make a Wrap-Around Book CoverWraparound case finished productss
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    A wrap-around book cover is a functional and beautiful accessory for any book, offering protection while adding a layer of craftsmanship and beauty. It can also turn a set of matching notebooks into the perfect stationary gift. Today I’m going to show you how to build your own wrap-around case for a book. Let’s get started.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Handy Shortcuts for Logic Pro XMac flex
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    While writing my previous tutorial I realized that there were a few shortcuts that I use in my daily workflow that would make things move faster and easier for a lot of people out there. So here, I'll highlight some alternative and more intuitive ways of getting things done your way in Logic Pro X.Read More…
  • Code
    Installing and Using PHPMyAdmin for Web DevelopmentPhp my admin
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    The free, web-based database client can simplify web development, testing and site management.Read More…
  • Code
    Core Data from Scratch: Subclassing NSManagedObjectPreview image@2x
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    Earlier in this series, we created Done, a simple application to learn more about the NSFetchedResultsController class. In that project, we used key value coding (KVC) and key value observing (KVO) to create and update records. This works fine, but from the moment your project has any kind of complexity, you'll quickly run into issues. Subclassing NSManagedObject makes this much easier.Read More…
  • Code
    Quick Tip: Changing the Password Protected Text in WordPressPassword text
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    When password protecting a post in WordPress, the default text is often not quite right. In this quick tip, you'll learn how to easily change the password protected message in WordPress.Read More…