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.
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.
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.
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.
If you're blogging about programming languages, chances are that you often need to display chunks of code in your blog posts. It might seem easy, but unfortunately, sometimes it can become very tricky. In this article, I have compiled my own tips and tricks to easily display code snippets on your WordPress blog.
It's been a long time that I haven't published a list of fresh and super useful snippets and hacks to enhance your WordPress Theme or install. So today I'm happy to show you this nifty list of coding tips to make your WordPress blog even more powerful.