Vital tips to clean and downsize your WordPress install

Whether you need to liberate space on your server/database, or for security reasons, cleaning up your WordPress install every now and then is always a good choice. This article offers 10 tips to get rid of useless and potentially harmful data on your WordPress install: images, metadata, unused plugins, and so on.


Monstroid vs. BeTheme: A comparison

When choosing a great website template, you have to keep in mind that your visitors really don’t care how beautiful it is. They visit it for a notable content and great functionality. in this article, guest writer Andrew Litvin discusses the pro and cons of two WordPress themes made for functionality and great content: BeTheme and Monstroid.


Stunning examples of CSS loaders

Using modern CSS techniques, it has never been easier to create any kind of a loader/spinner. This article showcases over 40 different techniques and styles.


7 types of HTML codes every novice WordPress user should know

If you’re new to website design, then WordPress is a great content management system (CMS) for the do-it-yourself site owner. It does come with a slight learning curve, but if you’re willing to sit through a few tutorials, it shouldn’t be too difficult.

One aspect that you may want to learn a bit about is HTML code. Though it sounds scary at first, the basics are pretty easy to work with once you get the hang of them. You can use this in tweaking your design, adding custom text in new widgets, or formatting blog posts and pages. If you’re brand new to HTML code, start with this brief overview.


WordPress Themes for web development and design blogs

If you are (or plan to become) a serious blogger, you need quality tools to build your blog on. Your theme, which controls the appearance of your blog, is a central piece in your success as a blogger. A great theme looks good, but it also needs to be fast and mobile friendly. Here are my picks of the current best WordPress themes for technology, coding, and design blogs.


5 easy ways to embellish your WordPress posts

Blog posts are indeed the most important part of your blog, so as a serious blogger you want them to look great and be easy to read for your visitors. Here's a few tips and hacks to embellish the visual aspect of your posts.


Vim cheat sheet for 2016

Since the 1970's, Vi and Vim are popular amongst developers and are present on most UNIX-based servers. Those free and open source modal text editors can be a bit hard to use at first, but they are extremely powerful. Here is a list of over 130 commands to supercharge your coding with Vi/Vim.