All Posts in Tuts+

  • Code
    Online File Storage with PHP200x200
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    In this tutorial, I will show you how easy it is to create an online file storage system with PHP. You will learn how to upload files with PHP and list them by scanning the "uploads" folder. Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    Create a Leaf Growing Network TV IDBc1 thumb1
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    Network TV ID's are usually a 5 or 10 second piece that pleasantly announces the channel's logo. In this tutorial you will learn how to create this real-world, network ID-style scene for your logo or type treatment using After Effects, Trapcode Particular, and stock images.Read More…
  • Code
    AS3 101: Branching - BasixPreview
    In our third installment of AS3 101, we meet the brains of the operation. All applications need to have at least a little logic built in, so that is what we're talking about: branching. We'll meet the if statement, the switch statement and a little something called the lookup table (or hash map). Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Design, Print and Apply a Surfboard DecalDesign and illustration
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    In this tutorial, I'll demonstrate how to design and print your own surfboard decal, as well as how its application is integral to the surfboard's manufacturing process.Read More…
  • Code
    Building a Custom “Search By Category” WordPress PluginCode
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    With an ever increasing amount of content building on your Wordpress site, your users will inevitably need to search your site to find that specific helpful article from way back. To help narrow the search results, I'm going to show you how to code a plugin that allows the user to search based on category.Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    Create a Futuristic Animated Computer Screen Shader in the Unreal 3 Editor200x200preview
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    The Unreal 3 Editor is a powerful game development tool that ships free with most Unreal 3 games (Unreal Tournament, Gears of War, Roboblitz). It's quickly becoming a standard tool in the game development industry and is known for putting a lot of power directly in the artist's hands, particularly through it's node-based material editor. This tutorial offers an introduction to Unreal's material editor and assumes no prior knowledge of the tool, or the presence of any other tools but the editor itself. Through the creation of a 'flickering monitor' material (or “shader”), this tutorial will demonstrate some of the powerful things that are capable with the material editor. Read More…
  • Code
    CodeIgniter From Scratch: Day 1Codeigniter
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    After numerous requests, today we are launching a new screencast series on Nettuts+ that will focus exclusively on the CodeIgniter PHP framework. Over the course of about 10 videos, I'll teach you exactly how to use this framework. Ultimately, we'll work our way up to building a custom CMS. Without further ado, here's day one! Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Comment to Win a Free Copy of Phantasm CS StudioContests
    This is a quick contest so be sure to get your comments in, to qualify to win a copy of Phantasm CS Studio, which is a great set of professional Illustrator Plugins you can use for numerous tasks and effects in your vector work. There is also a contest being held over at the Astute Graphics site (makers of Phantasm CS Studio). Learn more at the jump!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to make a Typographic, Retro, Space FacePreview small
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    In this tutorial, I will show you how to make a typographic face by using simple techniques. Using the Brush Tool and experimenting with light, you will get this amazing Typographic Space Face that looks like it's created by letters and an amazing explosion. Let's get started!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create Your Own Stylized, Vector BadgePinbutton200
    In this tutorial, we will learn how to illustrate a face with the help of a photo, and how to create a customized pin button out of it. This is a fun tutorial using relatively simple techniques. Let's get to it!Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Creating Thor Patches in Reason & Packaging a RefillThumb
    In this tutorial, we're going to work through a hands-on workshop and create several Thor synthesizer patches. Then we'll take our new patches and combine them into a redistributable Reason refill using Reason Refill Packer.Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    'Quick Tip' - How to Create Cool Hair and Fur Effects in 3ds Max200px
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    In this tutorial we will take look at the Hair and Fur World Space Modifier in 3ds Max. We will learn how to set up the Hair and Fur modifier, how to make it react with the other character geometry, how to tweak it to get the results we want, and how to render out our final effect.Read More…