60 Clean and Simple Examples of Portfolio Design

60 Clean and Simple Examples of Portfolio Design

For many professionals, their online portfolio is the first point of contact for a prospective client, so it is important that it gets their message across in the correct tone for their business. There are many ways to approach designing an effective portfolio, depending on many factors, the profession being just one of them, for…

WPMU DEV Review – A Membership with Vast Potential plus Giveaways!

WPMU DEV Review – A Membership with Vast Potential plus Giveaways!

As we are advancing through a modern technological era there is a greater demand for effective expression through a written platform. As users of technology, whether experienced or simply new, we always strive for a means of such expression – to get a perspective across, to provide facts: to change the thoughts of those who…

10 Cloud-Based Website Prototyping Tools

10 Cloud-Based Website Prototyping Tools

It is uncommon today to find desktop-based website prototyping tools. Most applications are in the Cloud – online tools accessible through your web browser. Here we present a list of the most common online website architecture applications. It seems as if every category of software is moving into the Cloud so it’s not surprising web…

Creating an HTML5  Responsive-Ready Contact Form with JavaScript Detection

Creating an HTML5 Responsive-Ready Contact Form with JavaScript Detection

HTML5 brings many great features that we can start using now, and many of them lie within forms and inputs. Some HTML5 enhancements often require fallbacks for our projects, through polyfills or fallbacks. Here we will show you how to create an HTML5 enhanced responsive-ready contact form with custom JavaScript feature detection.

Embed External Media in WordPress Posts and Pages with Shortcodes

Embed External Media in WordPress Posts and Pages with Shortcodes

One of the most powerful and most used WordPress features is the Shortcode API. It gives you an ability to register a special code (shortcode) with the system and assign a custom callback to it for displaying the content each time, when this code appears on post or page. There are various cases when shortcodes…

Microstock Agency: Depositphotos – Stock Photo User’s Best Friend

Microstock Agency: Depositphotos – Stock Photo User’s Best Friend

If you own a website, you are certainly in need of quality photos. Though there are free photos available online for you to use, most of the time you are not able to find royalty-free photos or the choices are pretty much limited. That’s why we turn to microstock agencies for high quality royalty-free photos…

50 Beautiful Photographs of Rural and Urban Roads

50 Beautiful Photographs of Rural and Urban Roads

I recently watched a 1999 film called ‘The Straight Story’, where the main character travels from Iowa to Wisconsin (a distance of at least 255m / 480km) on a lawn mower to visit his estranged brother who had suffered a stroke, this film was based on a true story. The thing that struck me about…

Effective Website Taglines: Getting the Message Across

Effective Website Taglines: Getting the Message Across

A tagline is very often overlooked and omitted from website design and branding, but taglines can make an impact and can help your site and brand with first impressions. It is not by accident that some of the biggest companies in the world have catchy, memorable taglines such as ‘Just do it’, ‘Have it your…

How to Prevent Your WordPress Site Content from Being Scraped

How to Prevent Your WordPress Site Content from Being Scraped

If you produce original content on your WordPress site or blog, you may be victimized by others who “scrape” your content. This simply means that some unscrupulous users and online marketers steal other authors’ original content so that they can profit from it. Content scraping is a big problem today, partially because it is so…