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Become an email power user with Gmail’s “Canned Responses”

By |September 27th, 2011|

Gmail’s Canned Responses feature is a very helpful tool for email users. Canned Responses allow you to save emails that you send over and over so that instead of typing out repetitive emails you can use a pre-formed template.
Benefits
Gmail’s Canned Responses have many advantages:

Save yourself time while managing emails. Some people may get and send […]

Easy solution to styling input elements based on their type

By |September 19th, 2011|

Your styling of HTML forms is important in order to have creative and good-looking web forms. Applying styles with CSS to all input forms is pretty simple, but sometimes you may need to style specific input fields and not others.
Styling input forms
You may know how to style all input fields using css. For example, the […]

Are Internet Providers Really Taking Action Against Pirates?

By |August 26th, 2011|

Internet pirates all across the US were ticked off in early July by the news that several major Internet providers (ISP’s) had entered an agreement with both the film and music industries to take action against copyright infringement. The agreement, dubbed the “Copyright Alert System,” requires internet providers to warn users that they are suspected […]

How to add an image to a page in WordPress

By |June 7th, 2011|

Adding an image to a page in WordPress is a simple and common process.
Step 1: Open the page that you want to add an image to
When you log into your WordPress dashboard, you will see a “Pages” menu on the left sidebar.

Click the “Pages” menu, which will open the list of pages on your website. […]

Crop Button Inactive in WordPress Image Editor [Resolved]

By |May 31st, 2011|

I recently had a problem with cropping images in WordPress using the Image Editor. When I would click and drag my mouse on the image in the editor, the crop button would be inactive.

After a lot of trial and error, I realized that I could only make the crop button active if the width of […]

Removing the WordPress Admin Bar

By |May 24th, 2011|

If you have updated WordPress to its 3.1 version, you will notice that when you view your site while you are logged into the admin section you will see an admin bar. Some users may like this new addition, but others may find it kind of obtrusive. If you are in the latter group, there […]

Custom Post Type Ordering Issue [Resolved]

By |May 13th, 2011|

I recently had the need to be able to manually set the order of WordPress Custom Post Types on a WordPress site. There are many neat plugins that you can use to set the order of Custom Post Types, but for some reason all of the plugins that I used did not seem to work. […]

How to access key WordPress theme files

By |April 19th, 2011|

There are a lot of times where you may need to FTP into your server and work with the code in a WordPress theme directly. This post is aimed at WordPress users who are familiar with using the WordPress Dashboard, but have never logged onto the server.

You should know a little something about coding before […]

CSS – Web Developer Toolbar Series Part 3

By |April 6th, 2011|

You guessed it, this section of the toolbar allows you to play with the styles of a website. Frontend web developers and designers will find a lot of value with these tools. Be sure to check out the other posts in the series as well.

Disable Styles – Disable styles allows you to disable different CSS […]

DISABLE – Web Developer Toolbar Series Part 1

By |March 4th, 2011|

This is the first post of the Web Developer Toolbar series. This first post focuses on the first dropdown menu: disable. Most of the disable tools are self explanatory, but I will cover each below. In case you missed it, be sure to check out the introduction to this series which overviews the web developer […]