All Posts in Tuts+

  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create a Set of Flat Hiking Icons in Affinity DesignerHiniking%20icons%20affinity textured400
    Summer is a great season to go hiking and get closer to wild nature. Are you ready for it? In this tutorial we’ll be creating a set of trendy flat icons with hiking items in Affinity Designer. We’ll be using various techniques to create shadows and switching between the Personas, applying grungy texture to our icons. Let’s get started!Read More…
  • Photo & Video
    New Course: The Photographer's PortfolioPhotographers portfolio small
    How do you take a body of photographic work and edit it into a cohesive, professional portfolio? The Photographer's Portfolio demystifies the portfolio, how to make one, and how to use it. In this course you will learn how to best present your work in a way that communicates your personal vision as a photographer, builds your confidence, and helps maintain a fulfilling photography practice.Read More…
  • Code
    Toolbox of the Smart WordPress Developer: WP Quick InstallWordpress toolbox
    In this part of the "Toolbox of the Smart WordPress Developer" series, we're going to go through WP Quick Install, a tool to build out-of-the-box WordPress installations.Read More…
  • Web Design
    Building a Slider with Metafizzy’s FlickityFlickity
    Flickity is a JavaScript slider library, built by David DeSandro of Metafizzy fame. It’s optimized for touch gestures, performance, and includes things like physics-based animation. In this tutorial we’ll get it up and running, then examine some extra features it brings to the table. Let’s go!Read More…
  • Code
    The Tuts+ Guide to Template Tags: Seventh BatchTemplate tags featured image
    In this eighth part of the series, we're going to go through the seventh batch of the almost 200 template tags.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create a Serbian Ethnic Design: Pirot Kilim PatternKilim preview
    Pirot kilim designs are among the most recognizable traditional Serbian patterns—here's how to make one that's both authentic and unique!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Draw a Realistic Bird Portrait in PencilEagle preview
    Eagles are some of the most imposing and graceful birds in the skies today, and I always marvel at their dominating presence and serious expressions. For Americans they are held very dear indeed, taking pride as the country's national bird. So for this tutorial, come with me and learn how to draw a striking portrait of this marvellous creature.Read More…
  • Code
    Working With App Resources on Windows PhonePreview image
    Working with app resources can be very helpful to improve your app's performance as well as to widen widen and increase your app's downloads by supporting multiple languages. In this tutorial, you will learn how to use app resources and how to add localization and globalization to your apps.Read More…
  • Photo & Video
    Understanding Copyright and Licensing for PhotographyPreview
    Copyright and licensing of images can be a hard thing to get your head around. In this article I’ll explain the most common licensing agreements and their implications.Read More…
  • Code
    Toolbox of the Smart WordPress Developer: GenerateWPWordpress toolbox
    In this part of the "Toolbox of the Smart WordPress Developer" series, we're going to go through GenerateWP, a website dedicated to build WordPress code.Read More…
  • Web Design
    Tuts+ for KidsWeb design for kids 01
    Recently we decided to create some tutorials specifically aimed at kids, helping them master traditionally "grown-up" subjects like web design and Photoshop image manipulation. Here's how it worked out, and what we learned from the process.Read More…
  • Code
    It's Time to Encrypt Your Email: Using GPGTools for OS XPreview part1
    Learn how to send and receive encrypted, signed messages from Apple Mail and other applications on OS X. Read More…