Create a Glossy Photo Effect with CSS3

Create a Glossy Photo Effect with CSS3

More and more we find ourselves creating effects that would normally be done in design software like Adobe Photoshop, using just CSS. And more recently the new effects achievable with CSS3. In this tutorial I’m going to show you how to recreate this common effect of making a glossy image, by using some CSS3 gradients.

An Introduction to the Command Line

An Introduction to the Command Line

A command-line interface, also known as command-line user interface or console user interface, is a means of interacting with a computer program where the user (or client) issues commands to the program in the form of successive lines of text (command lines). The command line interface is usually implemented with a command line shell, which…

What’s New in WordPress 3.5: The Developer’s Perspective

What’s New in WordPress 3.5: The Developer’s Perspective

The final version of WordPress 3.5 is coming closer – the first release candidate has already been presented to the public. It means that we should have our hands dirty with testing. Today we are going to see what new things are under the hood of new WordPress release and what it means for developers.

How to Slice Images into Tiles with jQuery and CSS3 Transitions

How to Slice Images into Tiles with jQuery and CSS3 Transitions

Did you ever wonder how those cool slideshow plugins split images into pieces and put them back together? The slice and tile effect creates a beautiful look in a slideshow and has become quite popular. Follow this tutorial and it will give you a good understanding of the basic concept behind the slice and tile…

How to Create a Powerful WordPress Lightbox Contact Form

How to Create a Powerful WordPress Lightbox Contact Form

When it comes to interaction on the many WordPress blogs around the world, most website administrators simply assume that the comments section appended to each of their posts will be “good enough” for their users. While those comment forms are actually quite useful, and they encourage the kind of user engagement that can really help…

Understanding Effective Data Portability and Data Serialization in WordPress

Understanding Effective Data Portability and Data Serialization in WordPress

WordPress is a popular blogging software package that is compatible with websites running on Linux servers. WordPress is free to use and features a user friendly interface. In addition to these two qualities, WordPress boasts many powerful and cutting edge features for the advanced user to capitalize on. For example, WordPress can be used to…

Thanksgiving Promo 2012 – 40% OFF on MotoCMS Designs

Thanksgiving Promo 2012 – 40% OFF on MotoCMS Designs

In a few short days Thanksgiving will come to our homes… And so we thought about giving you a nice “thank you” present (no, it is not a turkey)! Our friends from MotoCMS.com are granting a huge 40% discount on all designs from their collection. Time is running out, so if you wish to get…

10 Great Media Players to Add Video to Your WordPress Site Effectively

10 Great Media Players to Add Video to Your WordPress Site Effectively

One way to provide unique and viable content to your WordPress site is to add a video player. With a video player, you can stream live audio and video content or provide users with such content on demand. Video content will keep users engaged and on your site for longer periods of time. Additionally, video…

Tools and Tips to Create a Mobile Version of Your WordPress Website

Tools and Tips to Create a Mobile Version of Your WordPress Website

Do you want to make your WordPress website accessible on mobile devices as well as a computer? Everyone has at least one mobile device today— a smartphone or a tablet/phablet. For this reason you need your site to be highly visible and optimized for mobile use. In order to gain and maintain as strong a…