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    Creating The Orton Effect in PhotoshopOrton effect
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    Create the stylised watercolour effect made famous by Michael Orton: an out-of-focus, highly saturated look with detail around the edges Read More…
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    How to Build Rate Limiting into Your Web App LoginPreview
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    Apple's failure to rate limit iCloud logins likely contributed to celebrity photo hacking. Here's how to protect your own apps.Read More…
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    Accessing Native Features with Xamarin.FormsPreview image@2x
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    One of the biggest misconceptions that arose when Xamarin.Forms appeared on the scene was that developers would no longer have access to the individual platforms' APIs. That couldn't be further from the truth. With inclusion of some very cool functionality within Xamarin.Forms, you are able to jump from Forms code into native functionality and back again. Let's see where this rabbit hole will take us.Read More…
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    Custom Layouts and Templates with MagentoMagento
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    In the first part of this series, we learned the basics of Magento module development including the Magento directory structure, custom module structure and basic "Hello World" module with understanding of how controllers works in Magento. In this second part we will learn how to create blocks and layouts files, how layout files and blocks files are works in Magento and rendering of layout files. With that said, let's get started.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Design a Folky Gig Poster in Adobe IllustratorPreview poster
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    In this tutorial, I'll show you how to use Adobe Illustrator and Wacom Intuos Pro tablet to design and illustrate a poster for a folk music and poetry show.Read More…
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    Creating Maintainable WordPress Meta BoxesMaintainable meta boxes
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    Throughout this series, we're going to take at one way that we can write maintainable code in WordPress through an example plugin that introduces meta boxes, various options, and tabbed navigation in the WordPress dashboard.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Hand Lettering: Letterforms at Their CorePreview image tutsplus
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    Master the basic, yet fundamental concepts of lettering. Learn about consistency, kerning, weight, contrast and more.Read More…
  • Crafts & DIY
    How to Make a Crochet NecklaceAcreativebeing crochet necklace preview
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    This project is suited for the absolute beginner. Making this crochet necklace only takes a few minutes and gives you an amazing result!Read More…
  • Code
    New Course: Getting Started With ExpressExpress4
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    In this course, you're going to learn Express from the ground up: not just the new features, but everything. If you haven't had a chance to look into Express before, this is a great place to start!Read More…
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    Seven Plugins to Help Your Mobile UsersWordpress
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    As web designers and developers, we've been living in the mobile era for a few years now. In this tutorial, we're going to review seven plugins that help to make your website look good and perform well for mobile visitors.Read More…
  • Code
    Refactoring Legacy Code - Part 10: Dissecting Long Methods with ExtractionsRefactoring wide retina preview 1
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    Today, we will take another approach: We will assume we are alone, no colleague or pair to help us. We will use a technique called "Extract till you drop" that breaks code in very small pieces. We will make all the efforts we can to make these pieces as easy to understand as possibleRead More…
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    Create a Custom Theme With OpenCart: Part ThreeOpencart
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    In the previous part of this series, we learned how to create a custom theme and enable it from the back-end of OpenCart. We also studied how the template overriding system works in the application. In this part, we'll go further and dissect the important templates to understand the basic elements used in a general OpenCart template.Read More…