Basic Pure CSS3 Form Styling. No JS Required.

Pure CSS3 form styling is becoming more popular. It has its drawbacks, but the increased loading time from the traditional JS overlay is wasted tenths of seconds when talking about optimizing to maximize for your entire audience. Most forms are fairly straight forward and only utilize inputs and text areas rather than radios and check…

Some Useful UNIX Commands

Changing your password: passwd Change your password. Do this regularly, and keep your password secret. File manipulation commands: cp file1 file2 Copies file1 to file2. mv file1 file2 Moves file1 to file2. If the arguments are in same directory, this command just renames file1 to file2. If file2 is a directory, file1 is moved to…

How to restore a MySQL database from your Time Machine backup

I’m writing this as much to remind myself as for anyone else really 🙂 I generally run databases running on my MacBook which I use for sites in active development, I then transfer these databases over to a staging server which are then use by other people in the team and sometimes clients to input…

CSS3 Pseudo-Classes and HTML5 Forms

  CSS3 Pseudo-Classes and HTML5 Forms Tuesday, February 28th, 2012 by Peter Gasston. Hello! I’m Doctor Peter and I’m here to treat you with a dose of complementary CSS3. Don’t worry, this won’t hurt a bit. Contrary to what HTML5 Please and the W3C would have you believe, CSS3 is not part of HTML5. “But this is HTML5 Doctor,”…

40 Best eCommerce Email Templates 2016

The Beautiful looking email template is one of the key aspects of your email marketing because professionally designed eCommerce email templates attract the attention of your customers and increase their curiosity to buy your product. Probably the best email communications with perfect email template for the marketing campaign to send the latest deals for Summer…

Windows vs Linux Hosting

Which is better Unix Web Hosting; Linux? Windows? On the Internet there is a tremendous amount of argument over which operating system is the best for web hosting. There are anti-windows haters, there are FreeBSD fanatics and more. But which is the best? The truth is it depends on what you are doing. The servers…

Why I use Mailchimp, and why you should too

Brian Sun For five days (from January 5-9) Staffhacker contributor Brian Sun is going to tell you why he uses Mailchimp (and why you should too), show you how to write your first email, and give you tips on how to write effective newsletters and get more subscribers. I’m a campus minister with a secret…

HTML 5 Drag and Drop and Automatically Send to the Server

I realised (when looking myself) that there are a lot of demos and tutorials that show you how to drag-and-drop a file into the browser and then render it on the page. They’re often labelled as “drag-and-drop and upload”, but they actually don’t upload. This tutorial will take you that final step. I’ll walk you through an…

Start an Apache Web Server in Mac OS X Mountain Lion

The Sharing preference panel options were changed a bit in OS X Mountain Lion, and while things like Internet Sharing remain, the Web Sharing preference panel was removed. The Apache web server remains bundled with Mac OS X though, but you’ll need to turn to the command line to enable the web server. Additionally, you’ll want edit…

Freshbooks vs. Quickbooks

QuickBooks is the grandfather of accounting software that has been in use for years by computer users around the world. With QuickBooks you can easily do things like create estimates, invoices and do a wide variety of other accounting tasks right from the comfort of your computer without having to hire an outside accountant. Even though QuickBooks…

What’s New in Photoshop CS6 (Standard & Extended)

The world’s best digital imaging software gets even better with Photoshop CS6. Benefit from state-of-the-art imaging magic, exciting new creative options, and unprecedented performance. Correct, refine, and composite with groundbreaking new Content-Aware tools, an all-new Crop tool, and new skin tone–aware selections and masking. Design superior graphics as well as movies with new and reimagined tools…

2016 Best Responsive Drupal Themes

DRUPAL IS A FREE AND OPEN SUPPLY CONTENT MATERIAL ADMINISTRATION SYSTEM (CMS). You may construct an entire web site utilizing Drupal. Use highly effective point-and-click instruments to add graphics, select web page layouts, choose shade schemes, and magnificence web page parts throughout your web site, all inside your browser. You”ll be able to create your individual design (theme) to your web site or…

Useful WooCommerce Plugins to Add Functionality to Your Store

WooCommerce has fast established itself as the top eCommerce plugin for WordPress, withversion 2 recently released there are now a huge number of themes and plugins that you can use with it to establish most kinds of online store. We have looked at WooCommerce themes in the past so we decided to take a look at what third…

10 (MAGENTO) FRONT-END DEVELOPMENT BEST PRACTICES

Here are 10 best practices for front-end development (in Magento): Understand Magento’s front-end structure and follow conventions. Know how Magento is comprised of modules, know how layout XML creates page layouts and know how html blocks get loaded as defined by the page layouts. It is good to learn Magento’s structure first and then start…

Want to Move Your Windows Install to a New Hard Drive? Here’s How

Whether you intend to move your Windows install to a new hard drive, SSD, or a an entirely new rig all together, migrating your your files can be a bit tricky. But, if you follow our guide, you should have no trouble preserving and moving your files and settings to new hardware.Related: Windows 10 is coming and…

Best jQuery Image Crop Plugins & Tutorials

jQuery Select Areas : Image Selection & Resize Plugin jQuery-select-areas is a jQuery plugin that let you select multiple areas of an image, move them and resize them. Read More jQuery Slim, Image Upload and Ratio Cropping Plugin Modern cross platform responsive image cropping and uploading. Slim features beautiful animations and graphics. Configuration and implementation…

How to access/write-to NTFS drives on Mac natively with Paragon NTFS 14

Have you come across an NTFS formatted drive you’re having trouble using on your Mac? It’s not just an issue for those switching from Windows machines to Mac, but also for Bootcamp users and others who want to connect the odd drive from their Windows-using friends or colleagues. If you want to write to/edit an NTFS…

Top 15+ Best Selling Fashion WordPress Themes 2016

Together with the powerful development of Informative Technology and Ecommerce, Fashion is being one of the latest trends of young nowadays. They spend time doing researching and discovering market to do online business. Of course, they will find and buy woocommerce websites to display their products, goods professionally. This is the main reason the website companies always take…

29 Best Shopify Templates for 2016

Shopify is one of the most popular e-commerce platform, a lot of reputable online shop builders give you all sorts of tools and it’s confusing – which one is the right one for you? In our minds, if you are starting a new online business, or just bringing an existing business to the online world, Shopify is definitely…

7 Top Reasons That Makes Magento The Best eCommerce Platform

Magento is a perfect solution for those enterprises and companies who want to start off their first/next online businesses. It is a feature-rich CMS platform that empowers merchants, retailers and business leaders to create stunning and fully-functional eCommerce sites from scratch. Although it requires developer implementation, you can enjoy its flexibility, full range of customization…