6 Plugins for Conditional Widgets

We’ve got some good options for displaying sidebars conditionally: either by coding them or using a plugin. But, I’ve had a few situations with clients where the widgets themselves should be conditional, instead of creating entire sidebars. What are the options? I’ll walk you through six that I came across, and which one I landed on for this…

Make More Money as a Web Dev + Awesome Desktop Wallpaper

  Envato, the people behind Nettuts+, have created a new avenue for web developers to earn an income doing what they love.   It’s called Microlancer, and we’ve recently started allowing freelancers to offer web dev services like PSD to HTML, WordPress plug-in development, and website customization. You can set your own prices, turnaround time, and the…

Set Up a Guest Network and Timed Access Control on an AirPort Base Station

  Apple’s AirPort and Time Capsule base stations have always been easy to use and offer fantastic reliability. Even though they may not necessarily include some more advanced features, they have an impressive feature set that is pretty well hidden. Two such options that I’ll demonstrate in this tutorial are Guest Networks, for keeping your…

How to Automate Tasks With Services

Services. You see that word everywhere in OS X, but probably don’t know what it means. I didn’t until a few months ago. Essentially, a service is a way of connecting apps to perform special actions. This can be sending a Tweet, sharing a file, or defining a term in Dictionary. There are hundreds of…

2013 CSS Wishlist

I’m pretty happy with CSS. I know it’s common to complain about CSS and how it was never meant to build web pages like we do now and it’s ill-suited to many tasks and yadda yadda. But I dunno. I work with it every single day and I feel like it’s getting the job done…

9 Things that Will Drive Your Web Designer Nuts

Website development is not easy for the web designer or for the client, but there are things you can do to make things easier for your designer. There are also things that you can do that will make them very agitated and angry. Because the web development process can be difficult and tedious I am…

10 Terminal Commands That Every Mac User Should Know

The Terminal in OS X is often, in my opinion anyway, an overlooked area of the operating system. Most newcomers to Macs look at it with fear, as the sight of anything code-related or advanced is enough to put them off for life. Fortunately, you don’t have to be scared of Terminal and think of…

20 Best WordPress Typography Plugins To Enhance Readability

WordPress has pretty decent typography features in the core installation. But there are plenty of areas ripe for improvement. That’s where the plugins below come in. (Image bg: fabianohikaru) Whether you just want more control over how the basic text on your site shows up or you want to do something a bit more advanced, there’s…

20 Invoicing Tools for Web Designers

Every web designer has a need to create invoices and track payments that have been received or have not yet been paid. Fortunately, there are a number of tools that can streamline this process, and we’ll look at 20 options here. There is a good deal of variety in terms of features and pricing. Some…

BEST WORDPRESS PLUGINS (FREE) OF 2013

These best WordPress plugins (free) were hand-picked because they were deemed the most flexible, usable, stable and just plain useful for a wide array of use cases. All of them are relevant to almost any type of WordPress website. For the top premium WordPress plugins check out the Best Premium WordPress Plugins of 2013. Flare Flare…

Increasing the upload_max_filesize in WordPress

The default upload file size for WordPress is 2 MB, which is a problem if you want to upload a large media files. If you get this error, “The uploaded file exceeds the upload_max_filesize directive in php.ini”, follow these steps: Locate the php.ini file inside the wp-admin directory (if you can’t find this file see…

How To Backup A WordPress Site Using BackWpUp & DropBox

Learn How To Backup A WordPress Site I’m going to teach you step by step how to backup a wordpress site and have it scheduled to backup every day/week/month or however often you like and uploaded to a free Dropbox.com account. All you’ll need to follow along is a self hosted wordpress site and a free DropBox.com…

25+ Creative WordPress Portfolio Themes

For today’s post I have rounded up a collection of some truly creative WordPress portfolio themes that will help you get more exposure to you work and skills. Portfolio themes are great if you are looking to build a photo gallery, design portfolio or just an amazing looking website to display and promote your creative…

I Switched to Droplr Pro. Here’s Why.

I’ve been a CloudApp devotee for years now. I’ve tested all the alternates — perhaps more than most, since I review apps for a living — and even called it a solid tie between Droplr and CloudAppin my in-depth comparison of them last year. But, as I had every other time, I returned to using CloudApp quickly after…

20 Awesome jQuery Sliders

Image and content sliders are an extremely common element in modern web design. Coding your own slider from scratch is always an option, but if you’re looking to save some time or if you’re not sure how to code your own slider there are plenty of options. In some cases, working with an existing jQuery…

Bootstrap 3 Templates

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20 Powerful Premium Magento Extensions

25 Most Popular Magento Fashion Themes Collection in this article, please don’t forget to check this. Also I’ve collected best free responsive Magento themes in this article. So, in this collection I have collected 20 powerful Magento extensions and modules (responsive compatible) and you will find popup modules, coupon extensions, product search widgets, checkout or add to cart…

40 Top Free jQuery Mouseover Effect Tutorials

Today we will show you how to create some exciting mouseover effects using jQuery. So the jQuery mouseover is really very attractive for visitor to see your website and your works. There are we share 40 top free jQuery mouseover effects such as super cool tooltips, jQuery popup, jquery mouseover effect fading magnifying etc. So,…

45 Fresh And Best Adobe Illustrator Tutorials

As we all know very well that Adobe Illustrator tutorials are very powerful designing resource for the designers as they help them learn new and easy trick to use Illustrator in the best possible way. These Adobe Illustrator tutorials enhance designers designing skills therefore; designers use these Adobe Illustrator tutorials. These Adobe Illustrator tutorials also…