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10 Free Web Hosts for Your Personal Blog

If you are just starting on your blogging journey, you will want to cut down on cost. One way to do that is to find a way to host your domain free of cost. Here is a list of 10 such web hosts which will allow you host your blog for free. Website Storage Bandwidth […]

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11 Excellent Color Scheme Creator Tools for Web Designers

When a visitor comes to a website the first thing she will notice is colors! Human emotion is affected by colors. Specific colors evoke specific feelings and perceptions. For a website it is essential that correct color scheme is used, as this is what can compel a visitor to take a desired action. When a […]

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Converting Single WordPress Installation to a Multi-site Installation

A few things you need to know before proceeding 1. Multi-site works only on the primary domain – that is, it will not work on an Add-on domain 2. If you are planning to use seperate domains for your multisites then there will be additional steps in additon to what it given in this tutorial. […]

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How to Create a Responsive Navigation Menu with jQuery and CSS3

I am assuming that you have some basic knowledge of CSS and know what is a Responsive Layout – including menus. In short responsive layout is when content display format adjusts to the viewport’s width and height. Also we are talking about horizontally laid out menus only for this tutorial. We have 2 ways to […]

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Creating Responsive Adsense Ads for Your Blog

Google Adsense ads are not responsive out of the box. But you can use a bit of code hack to make them responsive. First understand the concept of viewport. In simple terms it is the visible portion on any device – web or mobile. Different devices will have different viewports of different dimensions. Talking about […]

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9 Online tools to Create WordPress Themes Easily

Creating an WordPress theme from ground up can be a daunting task – especially if you are not a ‘techy’ person. WordPress themes use function calls, widgets and conditional statements which can be confusing to someone not versed in programming concepts. Here we have compiled a list of free and paid online tools which can […]

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Guide to setting up a Cron job in Cpanel

A Cron is a constantly running server process that executes specific commands at specific intervals. A Cron job is a task executed via the Cron dameon and is run by the server automatically at designated time intervals. This article explains the steps required to set up a cron job in a Apache server running in Linux […]

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11 Crowd Sourced Design Sites Every Web Designer Must know

Web design crowd sourcing has hit mainstream after success of 99designs. Getting an affordable logo design or page is now easier for a business. Some sites are even offering content creation, along with logo and print design. Small and medium sized businesses can turn to crowd sourcing to save a few valuable dollars. At the […]

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Creating a Realistic Globe with World Map in Photoshop – Video Tutorial

Steps for creating a digital globe: Open Adobe Photoshop and create a new canvas from File > New. Select any Preset from the dropdown menu, I select Web Select any canvas size, I prefer to select 800px x 600px, with resolution 72dpi and background white. Click OK In the new canvas, you file find some […]

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Top 5 Online Forums for Web Designers

With the proliferation of online stores and entertainment sites, it is no wonder why web designers are busier than ever. After all, someone has to make the design for all those sites and make sure they look good and are functional too. Indeed, it is a good time to be involved in web design. If […]

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