Creating a WordPress child theme is important. It gives the user access to the theme without the threat of breaking it when updating. Unfortunately, child themes can be confusing if you don’t have much experience with WordPress customization.
As WordPress users customize their themes more, there might be some instances when users lose all of their theme’s layout or functionalities after updating the theme.
This gives some headache to WordPress users as they might need to debug their themes, or worst, recreate or install them all over again.
In this article, you will learn something about creating a child theme in WordPress.Read More
Keeping your viewers glued to your webpage while it loads is like trying to stop a time bomb, except that it doesn’t blow people into tiny bits. Some web designers give special attention by providing users with some entertainment while the all the information they want to see are still waiting to be fully loaded like this tutorial on how to create SVG loading animations using Illustrator and Adobe Edge Animate CC.Read More
What are TED talks? Why is it so popular nowadays?
Ted Talk is a nonprofit discussion event devoted to spreading ideas which can be in the form of a short, powerful and convincing talks usually runs from 18 minutes or less.
TED began in 1984 as a conference where (T)echnology, (E)ntertainment and (D)esign converged. But nowadays, it covers a variety of topics, from business to global issues and hot topics across the globe.
Some are independently running TEDx events that help share ideas in communities in every part of the world.Read More
What is a good design? And what makes a good design, really?
Many of us have a lot to say when it comes to designing. People would say a good design is something that is useful and for others, it should be functional.
The answers are actually infinite.
There are certain ideas and principles in creating a good design. Web developers and web designers need to think deeper into their projects to get the best results.Read More
There is no doubt. People love hacks about WordPress. Being the most popular CMS in the planet, WordPress offers more flexibility now than it was first released. There is no better way to make your WordPress life easier than to avail of these WordPress hacks.
Modifying WordPress blogs gives more freedom to the owners of the sites. It allows the owners to do things they can’t find on their default themes, thus, adding values to their sites.
In this article, you will learn some of the most outstanding WP hacks that you will definitely find useful.Read More
Stunning business cards are very important identity for anyone who is working or owns a business. If you are a web designer, the business card can be your website identity to any client. It works as a bridge between you and your customers and creates a good and lasting impression.
Like your website, business cards are also very essential elements- and with some designing creativity, you can add textures, materials or different shapes to your business cards.
There is simply no rule in creatively designing your business card, everything matters including:
- Custom shapes
- The finishing
- The cut
The very design of your business card, that should be eye catching so that people get the idea about what kind of an artist you are once they see your business card.
Some designers also use letterpress business cards. There are many ideas for business cards such as graphical, typography, or just simple and original.
Here is a list of some unique and fascinating business card examples that we have compiled for you today, you choose an idea for yours as well.Read More
Books can be boring. Reading a book can be even more boring to many people. To some, this is their personal qualm and sentiment, something that should be respected.
After all, all people have their individual preferences. But have you heard how books and e-books have changed other people’s lives? How they become rich without having to work hard? Are these enough motivation to make you write your own book?
The Benefits of Writing a BookRead More
In this amazing world where exclusive designs and elements are fighting for supremacy, a lot of aspiring designers wants to be famous and become a design icon. When the love for art united with technology plus a spoonfuls of passion for design, a great designer guru can be born. What are the fashion and web design similarities?
Designing does not only limit itself to a specific industry. There are many specializations that fall under one umbrella. A fashion designer differs from a textile designer and both are aesthetically different from a web designer. Who wants to be a Versace? or a Vitaly Friedman?
But how is a fashion designer similar to a web designer? As we all know both fields convey images of uniqueness, elegance, beauty and functionality.
In this article, know how these fields of designing come into one stage and perform a common behavior. Let’s open the runway!Read More
Tooltips are very useful in displaying information. These are small hover boxes that contain information about the text or item being hovered over. It appears without clicking the text, something which is very handy on your site. In some previous tutorial, I showed you how to create and customize anchor link tooltips to display information. In this one, you will learn how to create anchor tooltips custom shortcode.
With just a few lines of pure HTML and CSS3, it can be done. But isn’t it would be great if you can also integrate this on your WordPress site?
Great thing there is a solution for that: WordPress shortcode. Shortcodes are WordPress-specific code that lets you do nifty things with very little effort. By just inserting something inside square brackets, it will replace that content with some other content and usually being driven by a series of PHP functions.
In today’s tutorial, you will integrate the anchor tooltips that you’ve made on the previous tutorial to WordPress shortcode. Let’s start.Read More
The Internet has completely transformed the computer and communications world like never before. The Internet has become a world-wide broadcasting mechanism for collecting as well as sharing the information.
Through Internet browsing, you can easily access information on unlimited topics related to web design.
However, the biggest hurdle that people face on the Internet is how to effectively access the huge information available with a simple mouse click.
Today’s post is about teaching you the best way to scour the Internet in order to find cool resources that can be perfectly used in your designing projects. Let’s start!Read More