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Discovered at WordCamp 2015 TO: Duplicator Plugin
During the WordCamp session on Saturday about Systematic Holistic Speed by Paul Bearne, the question of website back-up and migration
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Discovered at WordCamp 2015 TO: WP-Optimize Plugin
During Jessica Gardners talk , WordPress Development for Non-Developers: An Introductory Tour Under the Hood, the discussion turned on how
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Site Origins CSS Editor
SiteOrigin already has a solid 5 star, 500K downloads hit with its free Page Builder WordPress plugin – and it
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JetPack Tiled Gallery: A Disappointment
Masonry Image Grids have become very popular in WordPress Plugins because they allow users to post images of varying size  all
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Scrolling Down Moves Up
In Website Design getting visitors past the fold line is as vital as getting on the first page in SEO.
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RIP Akismet
One of the reasons WordPress became my favorite CMS nearly 10 years ago was Akismet. Back then Akismet eliminated spam
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3 Upcoming WordPress Breakthroughs
WordPress has become the most popular CMS in the World – dominating its rivals with 23% marketshare for all websites
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3 WordPress Visual Page Builders
WordPress has seen an explosion of no-coding, drag and drop Visual Page/Post Builders. These Visual Page/Post Builders bring 5 major benefits
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The WordPress UI/UX Development Revolution
This website  and its cohort have been underlining the rapid improvements in development tools and plugins available to WordPress Designers in
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HTML5 Test of Browsers : Feb 2015
TheOpenSourcery looked at the HTML5Test.com  benchmarks for the major browser just 6 weeks ago but HTML5Test changed its grading so lets see
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CodyHouse: Web Design Nuggets
One of my favorite sites to go to for Web Design ideas has been CoDrops with its playful and innovative
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WordCamp 2014 – WordPress Visual Designers
WordPress has changed dramatically in the past 3-5 years. First, there is the opening up of the database to developers with custom fields,
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HTML5 Test 3 Years Later
TheOpenSourcery looked at the HTML5Test.com  benchmarks for the major browser in a posting 3 years ago – so lets see what
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Tripped-up by Incompatible Browsers
With the fall from grace of Flash and Java as cross platform development tools, Full HTML Stack Web Development using
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New WordPress.com Editor
WordPress.com has added a new editor and its is very nice. The side bar is much smoother and more convenient
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Gridly.js: Better Portfolio Layout Options
Grid or Portfolio UI layouts are thriving. Masonry.js already has been upgraded to Isotope.js  with its powerful and responsive  filtering and sorting
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CSS3 Border Images
One gets a good illustration of the mixed state of the CSS3 implementation among the browser vendors by trying to
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3 CSS3 Background Properties
Using large-scale, responsive background images has become a current trend in Web development. Coupled with JavaScript routines like Skrollr and
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CSS Animation Triggers
A recent post on another blog shows how fast CSS3 is now evolving with a)better free online support tools b)more uniform
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CSS Border Styles
It is hard to remember the CSS border styles so with some help from W3schools, creating a demo of the
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CSS3Maker for Free Online CSS Code Generation
The traditional CSS tools may be behind in implementation of the CSS3 standards; but online there are nearly a dozen
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WordPress and JavaScript II
Getting JavaScript to work inside WordPress Pages and Posts can be a bit of tricky coding. The fundamental problem is
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WordPress Inline JavaScript
Inline JavaScript is possible with WordPress. But users have to give up the WordPress Visual Editor inorder to insure that
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Creating Lively Splash Pages in WordPress
Creating lively and attractive splash pages in WordPress is easier than ever to do. And the payoff is not only
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2 Free Web Tutorials at Quinte West Library
The Web Doctor is in at the Quinte West Library on Monday July 7th from 5:30 to 7:30PM. The topic
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Abandonment of Styling Options in HTML5
As the table below shows, HTML5 is abandoning many of the styling options of the TABLE command: Attribute Value Description
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Isotope.js for Grid Widget Sizzle
Currently responsive sliders are being used in more SPA-Single Page Applications for Mobile clients to replace deep  menus and  and
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Single Page Websites: Grid Layout Options
With the rise of  popular frameworks like Bootstrap and the emergence of more HTML based apps, SPA-Single page Apps have become
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Replacing Adobe Dreamweaver
This reviewer has been a Dreamweaver user since its early appearance as a Macromedia program over 15 years ago. Dreamweaver was
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