All Posts in Tuts+

  • Photo & Video
    3 Ways to Add the Power of Keywords to Images in LightroomPreview
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    As drives fill with years of images it becomes more and more difficult to find those special images you're looking for. In this tutorial, you'll learn how to use keywords to master your ever-growing catalog in Lightroom.Read More…
  • Code
    How to Use Zillow Neighborhood Maps and HTML5 GeolocationHtml5 geolocation
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    Zillow offers boundary data for more than 7,000 neighborhoods in the U.S. via the Creative Commons license. Here's how to integrate the data into your applications.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Write in the Sand in Adobe PhotoshopPreview 2
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    Create a realistic-looking sand writing text effect in Adobe PhotoshopRead More…
  • Code
    Adding Blur Effects on iOSPreview image@2x
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    With iOS 7, we saw a shift in Apple's design paradigm for mobile devices. Not only did they adopt the so-called flat design, Apple also added a few elements to this pattern themselves. One of these additions is the use of blurred-translucent backgrounds to convey the notion of depth and context. Take Control Center for instance, it blurs the contents of the view behind it as it gets pulled up. This gives the user the sense that it is positioned above other content on the screen and deserves focus. It does so without making the user lose track of where she is in the app.Read More…
  • Code
    Understanding and Working with User Data in WordPressWordpress
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    In an earlier tutorial in this series, we looked at the different content types in WordPress, of which user data is one. Here, I'll go into user data in more depth and show how it's stored and used by WordPress.Read More…
  • Code
    Introduction to the Yii FrameworkPhp wide retina preview
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    Yii is the most powerful PHP framework you've never heard of. Here's what you've been missing out on.Read More…
  • Business
    How to Find Out What Your Email Subscribers Really WantWhatsubscriberswant
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    Give your email subscribers what they want, and they'll keep opening your emails again and again. But how can you find out what your subscribers want? We'll show you what it takes in this tutorial.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Don't Take It Personally: How to Make Critique Work for YouMake friends with critique prev
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    Do you feel pressured by others to change your style? Do you get hurt by the opinions of others? Why?Read More…
  • Web Design
    How to Build an Off-Canvas Navigation Layout With BootstrapOff canvas
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    In this tutorial, I'll show you how to add an off-canvas navigation to Bootstrap with an extension called Jasny Bootstrap by Arnold Daniels.Read More…
  • Photo & Video
    3 Natural Portraits With Window Light400px
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    Photographing portraits with available light has many advantages. In this tutorial, we'll explore one of the best ways to photograph with available light: using sunlight filtered through windows. Read More…
  • Code
    An Introduction to Android TransitionsPreview image@2x
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    This tutorial is an introduction to animating changes in Android user interfaces with the transitions framework. In this article, we'll work through a simple example of implementing a transition in an Android app and animating the change from one visual state to another. I'll also explain additional options and considerations along the way.Read More…
  • Game Development
    4 Game Design Lessons We Can Learn From Shovel KnightRummage
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    Shovel Knight, one of the most popular indie games of the summer, does a lot of things right in its design. In this article, we'll take a look at what it can teach us about style, borrowing from others, difficulty, and balance.Read More…