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7 Useful tricks for writing more concise and performant JavaScript

When we started writing about JavaScript, we created a list of every time-saving trick we discovered in the code of other people, on websites, and anywhere other than the tutorials we used. Since then, we've been contributing to this list and now we are going to share 11 triks  that strike us as particularly smart or helpful.…

Category : Home   04-06-2019  

Unlock Hidden SmartPhone Features with these Secret Codes

Unstructured Supplementary Service Data (USSD), sometimes known as "quick codes" or "feature codes", is an extra-UI protocol, which allows people to access hidden features. This protocol was originally created for GSM phones, but can be found on CDMA devices as well (if that's a bunch of acronym gibberish to you,…

Category : Home   27-05-2019  

Vue.js: a quick start guide for beginners. Part 3

Welcome here again! Last time we didn't listen to our very first user events and and methods to react to these events. Now we are going to explain directives and conditional rendering. if-else Regardless of the framework, one of the most important tools under any programmer's belt is conditional rendering. Depending on…

Category : Javascript   25-02-2019  

14 JavaScript Animation Libraries For 2019

Well - designed and smooth animations are one of the most important things that makes an app stand out from the crowd. The purpose of UI animations is to help users understand the product in a more interactive way. While surfing the web in search of a cool animation library in…

Category : Home   22-02-2019  

Best 5 Frontend Development Topics in 2019

Ah, a new year. A time of positivity, a time to restart. For new objectives and proposals. And in the world of developers, to look at the scenery and decide what we need to learn to keep up. Because let's face it-web development is always changing, and we're falling behind…

Category : Home   18-02-2019  

JavaScript: Variables & Scope. A Visual Guide.

We often speak of discrepancies between var, let and const But more often than not, we still see developers struggling to fully grasp the idea of how everything works. That's because concepts are rarely visualized. Let's catch a glimpse. Not all scopes are identical. Do not memorize scope rules for each type of scope. Try…

Category : Javascript   13-05-2019  

Tips for JavaScript Developers in 2019

Another year is over and JavaScript is constantly changing. However, there are some tips that can help you write in 2019 clean and efficient code that scales. Below is a list of 9 pragmatic suggestions. async / await Are you still trapped in callback hell? Don't use callbacks unless it's completely necessary, such as…

Category : Javascript   12-02-2019  

CSS Shapes: how to create non-rectangular shapes (part 2)

The shape-image-threshold (Position Text Over A Semi-Opaque Image) So far we've looked at employing a fully transparent part of a picture or of a gradient so as to form our shape, however, the third property defined within the CSS Shapes specification implies that we will use images or gradients with semi-opaque…

Category : Home   17-09-2018  

CSS Shapes: how to create non-rectangular shapes (part 1)

CSS Shapes (Level 1) has been accessible in Chrome and Safari for various years, be that as it may, this week it sends in a creation form of Firefox with the arrival of Firefox 62 — alongside an exceptionally pleasant expansion to the Firefox DevTools to enable us to work…

Category : Home   17-09-2018  

10 PHP code snippets to work with dates

Here we have some set of Useful PHP Snippets, which are useful for PHP Developers. In this tutorial we'll show you the 10 PHP date snippets you can use on your webpages by just cutting and pasting! Get current time, formatted Super basic function, takes no parameters and returns the current date.…

Category : Home   02-08-2018  

Useful Tutorials on SVG & CSS3 Animation

There isn't just one way to do SVG and CSS3 animations. Animation is one such area which has been quite complicated until recently. Today we're going to look some tutorials that should get you on the right track towards mastering SVG animation with CSS. A Look Into: SVG Animation SVG Files in…

Category : Css   26-06-2018  

Useful jQuery code snippets for responsive websites

When you have to manage a web project, jQuery can be of great help. In this article, we have compiled some jQuery tips and tricks for making and enhancing responsive sites. Detect viewport size CSS media-queries allow you to detect the viewport size and apply different CSS style to elements depending on…

Category : Home   21-06-2018  

Best Websites to Learn Coding Online

You know and we know that it’s totally possible to learn to code for free... If you can teach yourself how to write code, you gain a competitive edge over your peers, you can think more algorithmically and thus can tackle problems more efficiently. But what are the best resources to achieve…

Category : Home   19-06-2018  

How To Take Your Website Up A Notch

In order to get your website off the ground then you’re going to want to learn how best to get it noticed and clicked on. If you’re just starting to build your website, then you will need to know how to optimize your site’s success from the very beginning. If…

Category : Home   02-05-2018  

Install macOS High Sierra in VirtualBox on Windows 10

Whether you want to occasionally test a website in Safari, or try out a little bit of software in the Mac environment, having access to the latest version of macOS in a virtual machine is useful. Unfortunately, you’re not really supposed to do this—so getting macOS running in VirtualBox is,…

Category : Operating systems   30-04-2018  

Php: How to extend the highlight_string function

PHP has a cool function that automatically highlights PHP code called highlight_string(); Theoretically this could be used to roll your own code highlighting on a site, rather than rely on JavaScript or some kind of external service to do it. In this article I'll show you the basics of how…

Category : Php   11-02-2017  

SQLMAP installation and usage in Ubuntu and Kali linux

Let's talk about the penetration testing using one of the KALI linux tool called SQLMAP. What is SQLMAP? sqlmap is an open source penetration testing tool that automates the process of detecting and exploiting SQL injection flaws and taking over of database servers. It is a open source tool to use sql injection…

Category : Security   13-08-2016  

PHP Libraries For Summer 2016

Here are our picks for the 12 most useful and interesting open-source PHP libraries that you should check out this summer!   Monolog With Monolog you can create advanced logging systems by sending your PHP logs to files, sockets, databases, inboxes or other web services. The library has over 50 handlers for various…

Category : Php   11-08-2016  

How to Configure Cloudflare Flexible SSL with WordPress website

This article is part of a serie of articles about Wordpress optimization with Cloudflare and some kinds of servers, if you want to understand well read these articles before: Speed up your site and protect it against DDOS attacks with CloudFlare Million of visitors per day with a super cheap php mysql…

Category : Servers   03-12-2015  

CSS: Image Hover Effects You Can Copy and Paste

In the past, we’ve wrote about some awesome examples of CSS effects that were easy to copy and paste right into your code. Today, we’re going to follow that up with ten new effects specifically built for use with images. Each example comes with an HTML and CSS snippet. 1. Sneak Peek Before we…

Category : Css   09-04-2014  

14 Christmas Inspired Photoshop Tutorials

Here, we have listed 15 Christmas Photoshop tutorials couse the festive season that is just around the corner.   Check out the Christmas inspired Photoshop tutorials that assure to help all you designers a great deal to get the desired results. Scroll down and let us know which one of these inspired…

Category : Web design   13-12-2013  

How to Make New Google Map Responsive

Nowadays static maps (drawn by the guy who works at the ‘art department’) aren’t really used anymore. Using google maps allows you to zoom in/out, get directions,  have a satellite view or even streetview There are many ways to include google maps and the most easy way is to use an…

Category : Web design   11-12-2013  

318 USEFUL TWITTER BOOTSTRAP RESOURCES #6

How Tos Tutorials and Instructions on using Bootstrap Articles CUSTOMIZING BOOTSTRAP Tips and recommendations on getting started with LESS and Bootstrap customization. TWITTER BOOTSTRAP TUTORIAL Up and running with Twitter Bootstrap in 20 Minutes ADDING SWIPE SUPPORT TO BOOTSTRAP'S CAROUSEL Justin Lazanowski writes up how he was able to get Bootstrap's carousel working for touch/swipe…

Category : Web design   18-12-2013  

32 Adobe Photoshop CS6 Tutorials To Help You Learn New Features

Photoshop CS6 has new features not only for graphic designers but it also has so many new features for web designers. Web designers will definitely start to use Photoshop again rather than using fireworks. This post features the best Adobe Photoshop CS6 Tutorials. 1. How to Use the New Timeline Panel in Photoshop…

Category : Software   28-11-2013  

Learning web design: 29 Sites Producing Podcasts And Screencasts for web Designers And Developers

We’ve gathered some resources and sites that produce audio and video content for web designers and developers. Of course, most of them offer RSS and also iTunes subscription options. And you? Are you subscribed to any of the podcasts/screencasts I listed? If so, which ones? Please share your personal recommendations in the…

Category : Web design   22-08-2013  

Weekly Fresh Resources for Designers and Developers: JavaScript, HTML & CSS – Week of August 12, 2013

This is our weekly design news column where we share our favorite design related articles, resources and cool freebies from the past week. Enjoy :) Tutorials Raymond Camden shares a very cool proof of concept for drawing a shape on a map and getting back map data from Google Maps. Using Drawing Tools…

Category : Web design   21-08-2013  

Tricks for speeding up your Android device

When you hit the home button or launch a new app, it takes what seems like an eternity to switch to the new task or back to the desktop... Maybe your Android phone has become so slow that letters appear a second or two after you type them. These simple tips and…

Category : Operating systems   20-08-2013  

How to Parse URLs with JavaScript: the The Easiest Way

Our favorite JavaScript trick is a technique for parsing URLs into parts (host, path, query string etc) that doesn’t require any libraries or advanced regular expressions. It uses only the power of the DOM, and the anchor element . Let us demonstrate: JS $(function(){ // The URL we want to parse var url = 'http://www.ma-no.org/en/content/index_top-12-free-javascript-resources-for-advanced-users-nbsp_1875.php?key=value#comments'; …

Category : Javascript   20-08-2013  

15 Advanced CSS3 Text Effect Tutorials

If you want to give your website more visually appealing text - CSS Text Effect Tutorials can help you achieve this goal. For many year Photoshop have been the only solution for Text Effects, but CSS3 now can help us to create awesome text effects. In this post we've gathered 15 Advanced CSS3 Text Effect…

Category : Css   13-08-2013  

32 best bootstrap tools and generators for web developers

If you are developer, you must be aware of the bootstrap. If you introduce it to your website, your website’s popularity will get a boost for sure. Why? Because Bootstrap has a responsive framework which is way too important in keeping sites transparent. Bootstrap tools and generators have a lot of benefits…

Category : Css   12-08-2013  

17 Useful Code Snippets for WordPress Developers

When coding WordPress themes, especially if you do it regularly, its really useful to have a selection of code snippets in your toolbox to just 'copy-n-paste' as and when the functionality needs. Not just your most commonly used code, but also some snippets that can, when required, extend WP even…

Category : Php   09-08-2013  

15 stunning examples of CSS 3D transforms

Web designing requires a highly professional outlook and the know how of the correct procedures that go about making a design attractive. A factor that every designer should be familiar is the fact that HTML5 and CSS3 are parallel to each other and blend together.  3D graphics, 3D Games and 3D…

Category : Css   30-07-2013  

318 useful twitter bootstrap resources #5

Tools and Services for Twitter Bootstrap Additional items to make Bootstrap Development Easier and Faster Devtools BOOTSTRAPTOR Free templates and wireframes for Bootstrap BOOTPLY A Bootstrap playground - sandbox for Twitter Bootstrap. Use Bootply to design, prototype, extend, or test the Bootstrap framework. MODERNMAIL Build email templates with Bootstrap BOOTSTRAP-IE7 IE7 shim for adding support in…

Category : Web design   30-07-2013  

The Bible of Responsive Web Design

You've decided it's time for a new website, and you know that making it responsive will ensure that all users have a great experience, regardless of what device they are using. Responsive web design, or RWD for short, is here to stay. It's rapidly maturing but not without some serious pitfalls for…

Category : Web design   23-05-2019  

How to Import HTML into Google Docs?

As we all know, Google Docs is an online word processor that lets you create and format text documents and collaborate with other people in real time. Here's what you can do with Google Docs: Upload a Word document and convert it to a Google document Add flair and formatting to your…

Category : Software   23-07-2013  

50 WordPress tutorials for designers and developers

Wall Street Journal, Ford, Sony, Katy Perry, GigaOM, CNN. Well-known brands. What do they all have in common? Although you probably won’t find this tagline on their sites anymore, under the hood they are “Powered by WordPress”. As we all know, WordPress is the world's most popular publishing platforms that powers…

Category : Web design   17-07-2013  

12 Must Read Tips and Tricks For Web-Design And Web-Dev Addicts

Today, websites are often sophisticated and complex. Web sites often act as business partners, perform complex tasks that help run and even improve a business or personal enterprise. Most programmers are not just desktop programmers , web programmers or scripting gurus – often have to master many different skills. Over time, most software…

Category : Web design   16-07-2013  

How To Rock Your Next Bootstrap Project

Bootstrap, released in August of 2011, it is still the most popular GitHub development project with over 52k stars and over 16k forks. Twitter’s Bootstrap helps you build beautiful web apps quickly. It provides a variety of CSS and JavaScript for making layouts, navigation, forms and a lot more and it even…

Category : Web design   15-07-2013  

Visualize Your Data: 25 Javascript Visualization Libraries

Do you need to reformat data for use in another application? Use it for an interactive Web graphic? With JavaScript visualization libraries, it is possible to turn data sets into great web based visual representations that customers and management will love. To help you get started visualizing your data, we have collected…

Category : Javascript   30-07-2013  

Top 15 Free Hacking Tools for Ethical Hackers

According to Wikipedia an hacking tool is: a program designed to assist with hacking, or a piece of software which can be used for hacking purposes. It can also be proactively use to protect a network or computer from hackers. Hacking tools come in a wide variety of applications and are specifically created to assist…

Category : Security   10-07-2013  

WordPress tips and tricks: how to custumize your theme

When you're in the process of writing a WordPress theme, there are a few behaviors you can change. Some of them are pretty basic, but they can really enhance the theme my making it go that extra mile. How to Customize The Login Page It’s quiet easy to customize the existing Login…

Category : Web design   10-07-2013  

Move Google Authenticator to a new mobile device

We all know that two-step verification can help prevent malicious attacks against your online accounts. Anyone trying to break into your account would need both your password and the mobile device that authentication codes are sent to in order to gain access. Google has done an awesome job of providing options…

Category : Software   01-07-2013  

20 Useful Web Development Tutorials For All Novices

Being a web developer is not so easy because you must be constantly updated with the latest technologies and trends. If you are a beginner is even harder because you need to understand and learn the most used methods and techniques fast. Here, we have collected 20 useful web development tutorials for novice…

Category : Web design   27-06-2013  

Tutorials, Videos, Free Books, and More Resources for Learning jQuery

Maybe you’re a jQuery pro. Maybe you’re John Resig... But, in the other hand, maybe you read words like “jQuery”, and think: “jQuery What?” . If you belong to this category of person, now is the time to learn jQuery. According to jQuery.com, jQuery is a fast, concise, JavaScript library that simplifies…

Category : Javascript   19-06-2013  

How to delete Foursquare check-ins using the Android, iOS app

After a rough night out on the town, looking at your Foursquare history is a good way to figure out where you were (assuming you were coherent enough to use your phone). Sometimes you may not like what you see and want to delete any trace of where you were…

Category : Social networks   21-05-2013  

How to Fake your Location in Google Chrome

Websites may request access to your location so that they can serve more relevant information. For example, if you are looking for a gas station, a maps website may use your current geographic location to display stations that are near your place. How Browsers Determine your Location Earlier, websites would use the…

Category : Software   21-05-2013  

Firefox 21 released for Windows, Mac, Linux and Android

Mozilla on Tuesday officially launched Firefox 21 for Windows, Mac, Linux, and Android. Improvements include the addition of multiple social providers on the desktop as well as open source fonts on Android.   The new desktop version was available yesterday on the organization’s FTP servers last night, but that was just the…

Category : Software   14-05-2013  

Server-side HTML vs. JS Widgets vs Single-Page Web App

  At the recent GOTO Chicago conference, I gave a talk on "Frontend Architectures: from the prehistoric to the Post-modern." In just my first 10 months at Coursera, I've experienced the joys and woes of many different frontend architectures, and I wanted to share what I learnt. I detail everything in the slides, but I'll summarize…

Category : Web design   11-05-2013  

5 Simple Landing Page Optimization Tips

Eight seconds. That is all the time you have to capture a person’s attention, according to The Associated Press. Busy schedules and non-stop media barrage are quickly taking up your potential customers’ attention. You have just eight seconds to make a solid impression and get them to your next step.…

Category : Web design   10-05-2013  

Content Knowledge Is Power

“Content matters!” “Comp with real copy!” “Have a plan!” By now, you’ve probably heard the refrain: making mobile work is hard if you don’t consider your content. But content knowledge isn’t just about ditching lorem ipsum in a couple of comps. Countless organizations now have a decade or two’s worth of Web content…

Category : Web marketing   06-05-2013  

Google+ Resources to Help You Create a Strategy for Success

  A successful SEO campaign includes a Google+ strategy, yet many companies are still not thinking about Google+ as such a crucial aspect for SEO. Your typical social media benefits are obvious—on-site engagement, targeted messages, connections and referrals, etc.—but the benefits in terms of ranking on a SERP are still being…

Category : Social networks   03-05-2013  

Secret way to zoom in closer on Google Maps

(Credit: Screenshot by Matt Elliott/CNET) In an effort to debunk a supposed Google Maps murder scene, Reddit user "xythrowawayy" shared a simple trick to zoom in closer than Google Maps allows. Google lets you zoom in only so far, but if you make a small tweak to a URL for a…

Category : Software   24-04-2013  

Modular CSS with Media Queries and Sass

Most developers nowadays are recognizing that if you’re developing large applications that have different views and states, it is best to take a modular or object-oriented approach to your CSS development. When you throw media queries into the mix, however, the you can lose some of the benefits of modularity — code that’s…

Category : Web design   22-04-2013  

100+ Best Google Chrome Extensions

There are a lot of extensions specific to Google and its services, which isn't surprising considering Chrome is Google's browser. They work across operating systems. Best of all, every extension mentioned here is entirely free, so there's no harm in giving them a try. If you don't like one, just…

Category : Software   16-04-2013  

A Useful Collection Of CSS3 Generators

These tools can really relieve developers work in many ways. CSS generators are available in such large numbers that a developer can choose from a range of them to make their projects go smoother. Here is the collection of useful and handy CSS to generators that every developer should know about.…

Category : Web design   15-12-2016  

SEO Basics: 8 Essentials When Optimizing Your Site

Basic search engine optimization (SEO) is fundamental. And essential. SEO will help you position your website properly to be found at the most critical points in the buying process or when people need your site. What are search engines looking for? How can you build your website in a way that…

Category : Web marketing   11-04-2013  

5 Steps to Build an Authority Website

Building a website that can be considered "authority" takes some time. However there are some factors that if implemented correctly can influence the time it takes your website to become an authority. These 5 main contributing factors are the same basic factors for building any website, but the approach is…

Category : Web marketing   11-04-2013  

28 Tools for Responsive Web Design

Today we have compiled a list of 28 Tools for Responsive Web Design. Take a look! 1.Responsive web design sketch sheets The .zip has been updated to include a 1 Up version of the sketch sheets created by Denise Jacobs. 2. styletiles Style Tiles are a design deliverable consisting of fonts, colors and…

Category : Web design   11-04-2013  

Tips to Create Secure PHP Applications

PHP is one of the most popular programming languages for the web. Such languages are very helpful for the programmer but the security holes in it can create a problem. They can create problems in the development path.Below are few tips to help you avoid some common PHP security pitfalls…

Category : Php   29-06-2019  

Reset Linux root password without knowing the password

So there it goes - Linux is a secure OS. No, really it is. Despite the title of this post, Linux is actually a secure system. Before we proceed to the main topic, let us consider a few points: Linux is flexible to a very large extent. Linux's administrator account is called…

Category : Operating systems   11-04-2013  

12 great CSS3 generators

CSS3 is great language to start off learning with, and we thought that one of the best ways to start learning is to just dive in and manipulate the code. They are a great way to generate some code, play with it, and learn. So, let’s go through a few…

Category : Css   11-04-2013