Dress Up Your Site: How to Customize WordPress Themes

You’ve already installed your favorite WordPress theme on your site, but you feel that it needs to be tweaked a bit to make it look better, which leads you to  ask “How does one customize WordPress Themes?” If you’re new to WordPress, you might think that it is hard to customize a WordPress theme because … Continue Reading

How to Create Anchor Tooltips Custom Shortcode in Minutes!

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. … Continue Reading

How to Create WordPress Widgets

WordPress widgets give you the ability to edit a certain part of your WordPress theme, usually on the sidebar. Using its drag-and-drop features, it’s really easy for beginners to add, customize or delete a widget. Although there are a lot WordPress plugins available on the Web, the best way to get your exact desired output … Continue Reading

How to Create a Music Player UI Using Adobe Illustrator

There have been a lot of UI kits swarming around the market lately. Some include complete sets of User Interface elements and, some, focus on just one element. These kits often serve as a basis and template for web designers in creating wonderful web pages. Because of these kits, web designers, now, don’t have to … Continue Reading

Texturize It: How to Create Textured Text Using CSS

Still remember the old days where in you are just starting out with Photoshop? You designed an image-based text and then just uploaded it on your website? Instead of doing this with Photoshop, the good news is, it is now possible to create textured text using CSS3. Webkit now supports the background-clip CSS3 property that … Continue Reading

How to Create a Simple WordPress Settings Page

If you are a WordPress user, you might be familiar with the theme settings page. This page can be found under the Appearance Menu or in the Administrator Menu itself. Basically it allows the administrator to change specific settings like logo, text color, Google Analytics code and so on. Perhaps one of the first things … Continue Reading

Make Shapes with CSS: How to Create Different Shapes in CSS

One of best cool features of CSS3 is that it reduces the use of images in web designs and allows you to create different shapes in CSS. Commonforms that you usually see in Photoshop or Illustrator can now be done using CSS3. New CSS properties like transform and border-radius add complexity with shapes instead of creating … Continue Reading