Education for web developers

I’ve been a web developer for over 8 years, and got hooked on web development the very first time I wrote HTML. The process of creating something people can use out of nothing is very powerful. Before I began my career in web development, I was doing construction and then later help-desk work. To me, Continue…

WordPress themes, less is more

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If you’ve ever used WordPress, chances are you’ve used a theme you found or bought, even if you’re web developer and know how to create custom one by yourself. And it’s easy to see why – there are a lot tons of WordPress themes available, free and premium. The industry has grown significantly since 2008. Theme shops Continue…

WordPress 3.5 released

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WordPress 3.5 has been released. It’s got very nice dashboard clean up. Everything is looking much lighter and feels faster. The biggest change is media management. Now it’s more intuitive and more easy to upload, manage and configure all your images, audio and video files in one place. Also added drag and drop support and Continue…

How to get started with git in development

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While working with other freelancers on a couple of projects we were having a hard time exchanging the code and collaborating efficiently.  Making changes on live or staging server via FTP is fast and great, but there is one big problem with that – we overwrite each others changes. Or if I work alone on Continue…

WordPress as e-commerce platform

As Internet became accessible to almost every household in US and around the World, every business owner, artist, merchant can sell their goods or services to any person or company in the World directly avoiding big costs setting physical store, all the legal paperwork, etc. Wikipedia says: Electronic commerce, commonly known as e-commerce or e-comm, is the Continue…

jQuery Mobile basics

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jQuery Mobile is touch friendly and AJAX powered framework which was built by jQuery team. It is a great framework for building mobile websites or apps and if combine it with responsive design – it becomes even better.  Nowadays everyone knows that the best way to build a website is responsive way,  a “write once, run Continue…