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After this is completed you will notice each author's profile photo will appear in Google search results. This is a nice way of demonstrating who you are and what each writer has done on your website. Some users may have the personal search results turned off, but your account will still have all the benefits related to a Google Author profile. In this brief article I want to explain a couple solutions for connecting into Wordpress with Google Author accounts.
In a previous article, I gave some tips for designers on how to make their clients happier. I want to continue along this line of thinking, but I want to focus on the reverse — how clients can make their designers happier.…
Not knowing an element’s width makes it harder to center it horizontally, however. Take the navbar example. What if you have a list of a few items, you want them to shrinkwrap, but you also want to shrinkwrap and center the whole navbar horizontally? Shrinkwrapping it is easy – you just need to float it. But centering is not quite that straightforward. You can try margin:0 auto;, but unless you give the navbar an explicit width it won’t do anything. And that’s the problem
Let’s be clear: people hate filling out forms. Since most websites are lead generators, however, encouraging users to fill out forms is often not just important but critical. So how can web designers create better, more effective forms that will encourage their users to buy a product or leave their details? Training a puppy can [...]
Freelancers aren’t just creative individuals who work on whatever vocation they’ve decided to focus on. They’re not just freelance designers, developers, writers, bloggers, etc. They’re business owners. Owning a business means they’re essentially a one-man shop and thus have to deal with everything that falls under the operations that keep ... Continue reading »
The following post will showcase best adobe illustrator tutorials released in February 2013. Check out the complete list of 25+ Adobe Illustrator Tutorials Released in February 2013
We’ve all been there, staring at a blank canvas with a pencil or a brush hanging loosely from our hands as we stare at it in slack-jawed confusion. “What do I want to paint?” you wonder to yourself as all of the world’s least interesting things flash before your mind. Doing creative work isn’t easy, and once you’ve reached a certain level of skill, the concept behind your work becomes more important and more valuable than just the visual appeal. Let’s ta
Parallax scrolling, is used to create an animated illusion of depth and it is getting pretty popular in web design. Want to know how you can achieve the same effect in your designs? The tutorials and plugins below will surely help you better understand this technique. Want some more inspiration? You should see these 10 Parallax [...]
When you’re stuck in a cubicle, all you can dream about is the freedom of working from home. Your own office, your own tools, your own decor…oh, it’s simply glorious! Then real life smacks you in the face: you’re distracted by a steady stream of interruptions, your backside hurts from sitting on your hard kitchen...
Photoshop light effect tutorials are great to turn to when you work on designs with fiery or glowing effects. If you need inspiration or tips, tricks and techniques they great [...]
Vanity URLs can be extremely useful, especially in offline marketing materials. I covered two techniques for creating vanity URLs in PHP in earlier posts: using a subfolder with a header redirect and using rewrite rules in Apache. After publishing those two posts, someone …Continue reading →
Though we call it an era which entirely belongs to developers and designers, one cannot overlook the role played by writers. Content still has the ability to drive abnormal traffic to businesses when developed in an effective way. Whenever a customer or business researches a product, obviously online becomes their automatic choice. Every time they [...]