How to Create Security for Your Own WordPress Plugin

How to Create Security for Your Own WordPress Plugin

One of the benefits of WordPress is its flexibility and the ease with which you can modify it. The open source environment offers many opportunities for new or experienced developers to create solutions to issues and invent creative fixes for common problems. However, it also creates easy opportunities for people to look for security holes…

Freebies: Social Media Buttons Set (26 PNG Buttons)

Freebies: Social Media Buttons Set (26 PNG Buttons)

There are many different varieties of social media buttons and we will never get tired of seeing a new set. Today, we are happy to release a new set of social media buttons on Onextrapixel. This release is a set of 13 social media buttons designed exclusively for our readers by Alexandre Naud. Get ready…

10 Tips for a Deeply Customised WordPress Admin Area

10 Tips for a Deeply Customised WordPress Admin Area

Client-oriented WordPress development often requires the customisation of the default admin area. In many cases this customisation is ended with altering of the branding. Undoubtedly, branding is important, but it is not sufficient for satisfactory user-experience and everyday comfortable usage. The WordPress admin area inherits a lot of things from the blogging concept, that was…

Flash-Buster: 40 Sites Built with Mark-Up That Challenge Flash

Flash-Buster: 40 Sites Built with Mark-Up That Challenge Flash

The discussion about whether HTML5, CSS3 and jQuery will render Flash obsolete is well documented and on-going. Today we are bringing you a collection of sites built with open source mark-up that include elements that could at one time only be achieved with Flash. One of the biggest advantages of using HTML5 and/or jQuery is…

10 Useful and Time Saving JavaScript Snippets

10 Useful and Time Saving JavaScript Snippets

JavaScript evolves at a really fast pace. With such a big wave of fresh JavaScript technology splashing the web everyday it’s a daunting task to keep up to date with all of it. jQuery is the preferred library due to its undeniable popularity, although some scripts are written in pure JavaScript. In this article we…

Effective Use of Icons as a Crucial Part of Web Design

Effective Use of Icons as a Crucial Part of Web Design

Icons are small elements, but they can make huge difference, if the designer uses them well in the web page’s layout. Their positions are not specific, therefore we see them in almost every website and in every area, such as navigation bars, sidebars, headers, footers, etc. Where there is a free space on the page…

The Top 5 Techniques for Staying Up to Date in an Ever-Changing Field

The Top 5 Techniques for Staying Up to Date in an Ever-Changing Field

It can often times be difficult to find the time to stay up to date in a technology-related field. With the growth of the web and of the web design and development communities as a whole, that also means that there’s far more to learn and it’s coming about at an exponentially faster rate each…

Custom Products Webpage Layout via the Etsy API

Custom Products Webpage Layout via the Etsy API

Anybody who is familiar with Etsy knows they provide an excellent service. Members can sign up to create their own Etsy shop and sell custom-made goods such as clothes, jewelry, posters, and tons of other neat stuff. It’s almost like eBay except for custom (usually hand-made) goods. In this tutorial, I want to jump into…

30+ Handy and Free UI Kits for Web and Mobile

30+ Handy and Free UI Kits for Web and Mobile

User interface design involves a lot of creativity, inspiration, testing and motivation along with the people-skills necessary to communicate effectively with clients. Very often, a lot of patience is required, and quite honestly, a creative mind is not normally associated with a patient person, so the whole process of user interface design can be stressful,…