How to automatically add pretty messages on your WordPress blog

How to automatically add pretty messages on your WordPress blog

Message boxes are a very convenient and beautiful way to display important information to your readers. In today's article, I'm going to show you how you can automatically add pretty message boxes to your WordPress blog, using hooks, FontAwesome, and a little CSS.


How to run social media contests that increase revenue

How to run social media contests that increase revenue

Social media contests are in use all over the world by individuals, firms, and governments. They are a means to leverage messages, advertise goods and services, and ultimately to boost revenue. Conducting effective and lucrative social media contests has turned into somewhat of an art. It requires an extensive understanding of your target market and what they are interested in. The better you understand your audience, the greater will be your revenues. That is why knowing the market is the first rule of social media contests.


Stockio.com: Thousands of stock photos, icons, fonts and vectors – for free

Stockio.com: Thousands of stock photos, icons, fonts and vectors - for free

As a blogger or web designer, you're always in need of assets as such as stock images, vectors, fonts, videos or icons. While there's a myriad of existing websites, a newcomer named Stockio is getting a lot of attention lately. I had a look and came back with that informative article.


PHP: How to add expire headers for external scripts

PHP: How to add expire headers for external scripts

Every website is using external JavaScript files. They are required for example when using Google Analytics, or an ad provider like BuySellAds. In order to leverage browser caching and optimize your website speed, it is recommended that you add expire headers to your script, which you can't do on external files. In this article, I'll show you how to dynamically import external JavaScript files into your own website for better performance.


5 Python scripts to optimize your website SEO

5 Python scripts to optimize your website SEO

Python is not only an amazing programming language, it's also very helpful when it comes to developing tools for SEO. In this article, I have compiled 5 of the best Python scripts to optimize your website SEO: Check broken links and indexed URLs, grab data from Mozscape, and more.


Getting your website ready for Black Friday (already)

Getting your website ready for Black Friday (already)

Deep discounts are not the only thing you need to succeed on Black Friday. Your website will get more visitors that day than any other. If your site can't handle the increase in traffic, potential customers will give up and shop somewhere else. Missing out on all that revenue can be disastrous, so you need to make sure you're ready for the big day while there's still plenty of time to make any necessary upgrades.


Useful tools and resources for web developers

Useful tools and resources for web developers

Web design starts with the research, everything that you are going to put on your website, should be properly researched. And then we come up with an idea of how the website can be improvised. Then comes the designing part where we design the website and we wire-frame it. After the designing is done with proper User Interface and options, we start the coding. Coding generally requires a lot of work and patience, debugging and ensuring the proper output of the code. After the coding is done, we move forward toward testing our finished product when it comes to a testing phase.