Happy new year! 2015 has been a very exciting year for web developers with a lot of new stuff, but for now, let's kickstart 2016 with 5 essential tips for making better websites. Are you ready? Read on!
Icons are widely used by designers and coders when making a website. for years, we have been using images. But as modern browsers made webfont embedding easy and widespread, icons webfont started to rise. Here's CatsWhoCode selection of the ten most awesome -and free- icon webfonts.
WordPress stores a lot of things in the database. Using SQL queries, you can easily perform tasks that would take a lot of time and hassle otherwise. In this article, I have compiled a guide as well as 15+ ready to use SQL queries for managing comments and users, batch editing your posts, cleaning up your database, and many more.
The Core is the latest WordPress theme launched by one the topnotch WordPress companies on the market ThemeFuse . This is a complex and flexible theme with an extensive list of features and more than 10 themes included out of the box with more to come soon (free of charge).
Loved by some, hated by others, Ad blockers have become an important factor to consider when owning or developing a website. In this article, I'm demonstrating a few techniques which can be used in order to detect Ad blockers on a website or most specifically, a WordPress blog.
The speed of a website is a very important thing to care about, especially since it's a known fact that Google is incorporating website speed as a factor of how the site will rank. Google has developed a tool called PageSpeed Insights, which allows you to check the speed of your website based on several factors. I checked mine, and it ranked poorly, so I fixed it. Here's the detailed process of what I've done.
A quality website is a website that loads fast. Readers don't like to wait, and it's also no secret that page loading time is playing a very important role in the way how Google is ranking websites. And when it comes to page loading time, images and how optimized they are is very important. Here's a definitive guide on how to optimize images for web as well as a few extra other techniques and guidelines.