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We get questions all the time on how to pair fonts, how to pick the right fonts, and how to tell whether fonts are good quality or bad. It's time we start learning how to level up our type and design skills.
THE LEAGUE OF MOVEABLE TYPE » WHY IS TYPOGRAPHY IMPORTANT?
We call the new editor Gutenberg. The entire editing experience has been rebuilt for media rich pages and posts. Experience the flexibility that blocks will bring, whether you are building your first site, or write code for a living.
WORDPRESS » SAY HELLO TO THE NEW EDITOR
Do you want to protect your WordPress site from brute force attacks? These attacks can slow down your website, make it inaccessible, and even crack your passwords to install malware on your website. In this article, we will show you how to protect your WordPress site from brute force attacks.
How to create a logo that responds to its own aspect ratio
There are quite a few articles on the web that deal with responsive logos. The most popular example might be the Responsive Logos website that shows some very well known logos in different variations for different screen sizes.
My day job at FHOKE is writing HTML, CSS, JS and PHP for WordPress themes. Sometimes we do Shopify stores, but 90% of our work is centered around WordPress. Over the last 3 years I’ve learned a lot about how to maximise a WordPress theme, so my main goal has been to streamline the creation of new themes.
INSPIRATIONAL PIXELS » WORDPRESS TIPS & TRICKS FOR DEVELOPERS
Do you want to upload a HTML page to your WordPress site? Sometimes you may need to add a static HTML page and make it accessible along with your WordPress site. In this article, we will show you how to properly upload a HTML page to your WordPress site without causing 404 errors.
If you have switched web host, or changed the database for your WordPress blog, you might encounter an issue where foreign characters are not showing up properly in your site. Instead of the foreign characters, you will see plenty of question marks (???) in its place. In this article, we will show you how to fix this problem and show proper language without losing any data.
MAKETECHEASIER » HOW TO FIX FOREIGN CHARACTERS NOT SHOWING UP
I förra veckan presenterade PTS sin årliga bredbandskartläggning där det konstaterades att år 2017 hade 77 procent av alla hushåll och företag i Sverige har tillgång till 100 Mbit/s. En ökning med 5,6 procentenheter från samma tidpunkt året innan. Det vi ser är att det är den mest utmanande delen av utbyggnaden som återstår…
IT&TELEKOMFÖRETAGEN » DIMRIDÅER I BREDBANDSFRÅGAN
A couple of months ago I did a performance comparison between some of the top free DNS Resolvers available. It was just after Quad9 had launched and I was trying to decide which one to use and recommend to families and friends. Google, OpenDNS, Quad9, .. some many options… I love options …
And things just got better. CloudFlare, one of the companies that know the most about Internet performance recently launched their own free DNS resolver. It supports DNS over TLS and DNS over HTTPS by default, which makes it even more interesting.
MEDIUM | NYKOLAS Z » DNS RESOLVERS PERFORMANCE COMPARED
WordPress page builders are increasingly becoming the norm and it’s easy to see why. Page builders allow you to the edit your webpages with a visual representative of how the page will look, typically using drag-and-drop blocks.
PRIMARY IMAGE » WORDPRESS PAGE BUILDERS COMPARED
Looking to use a crisp vector svg file as your site’s logo instead of the standard png? There are two ways in which SVG logos can be set up in your Genesis powered WordPress website – as a background or as an inline image.
SRIDHAR KATAKAM » HOW TO SET UP A SVG LOGO IN GENESIS
As they are often the largest contributor to page size and load time, bitmap images offer a challenge for the developer: balancing image quality, resolution and file size for optimimum results. Recent additions to HTML5 and CSS have made this task somewhat easier, but it is vital to start with an understanding of the basics issues of resolution, relative sizes and pixel density, before moving on to syntax and solutions.
THE NEW CODE » WEB DEVELOPER READING LIST: RESPONSIVE IMAGES
Let me start this off by saying that yes, WordPress is an incredibly secure platform. Simply by the nature of being open-source and having so many eyes on the code, vulnerabilities are fixed pretty quickly. The same goes for plugins and themes that may go awry.
ELEGANT THEMES » HOW CRYPTOCURRRENCY MAY BE…
Do you recognize the name Juan Carlos Gil? Well, if you’ve built a WordPress site that provides services or sells products to the general public, then you should probably take a moment or two to acquaint yourself with his story.
Accessibility is one of those areas of WordPress contribution that hardly ever ends up in the spotlight. Much of the work that goes on in this area is invisible to the vast majority of users.
Accessibility is one of those areas of WordPress contribution that hardly ever ends up in the spotlight. Much of the work that goes on in this area is invisible to the vast majority of users. Accessibility experts are generally in shorter supply than other types of contributors as well.
Thera are many choices of font formats but not a single one works across all browsers. You will have to use multiple font formats to deliver a consistent experience.
DIGITAL SYNOPSIS » A USEFUL GUIDE TO DIFFERENT FONT FORMATS
If you need to reorganize your properties in Analytics, you can move them (and their views) from one account to another. Moving properties lets you keep your Analytics implementation current with your business. You might be reorganizing after a merger, after an internal restructuring, after hiring a new agency, or you might be developing a new Roll-Up strategy.
GOOGLE ANALYTICS » MOVE A PROPERTY
There’s a small group of befuddling errors that elbow themselves in, front and center, on your WordPress site, forcefully ripping it down from the world wide web...
Sometimes visitors just stop coming to your website and you don’t know why. The traffic on your top page suddenly drops or traffic across your website as a whole starts declining. What do you do?
GO FISH DIGITAL » WHAT TO DO WHEN YOUR ORGANIC SEARCH TRAFFIC DROPS
En sökning på Google som inte alls handlade om Twitter gav följaande utmärkta artikel om hur Twitter fungerar.
WEBBEVAKNING » HUR MAN LÄSER TWITTER
Are you looking to move from HTTP to HTTPS and install a SSL certificate on your WordPress site? In this article, we will show you how to add SSL and HTTPS in WordPress.
WPBEGINNER » HOW TO ADD SSL AND HTTPS IN WORDPRESS
Typefaces play an important role in the graphic design and typography world. They are the basic elements which bring meaning to content and choosing different fonts for a project which pair well has always been one of the greatest challenges in graphic design.
FONTSMITH » BUSTING THE MYTHS ABOUT FONT PAIRING
De officiella riktlinjerna för hur man bör arbeta med webbplatser i offentlig sektor. Hittad när vi tittade på Stockholms Stads sida Varumärkesmanual för webbplatser.
PTS: WEBBRIKTLINJER » VÄGLEDNING FÖR WEBBUTVECKLING
The first action of every client after a website is complete is to “ego surf” in an attempt to find their site URL in Google or another search engine. It is almost certain that they will fail, or discover that the site is listed far down in the search results. Inevitably, you will be blamed.
THE NEW CODE » INTRODUCTION TO SEARCH ENGINE OPTIMIZATION
Duplicate content can often arise without our knowledge, despite our best efforts to prevent it. Columnist Stephanie LeVonne shows how you can identify and fix it.
SEARCH ENGINE LAND » DON’T GET DUPED BY DUPLICATE CONTENT: 8 QUICK CHECKS FOR EVERY SEO
Here we’ll take a look at the basic things you need to know in regards to search engine optimisation, a discipline that everyone in your organisation should at least be aware of, if not have a decent technical understanding.
SEARCH ENGINE WATCH » SEO BASICS: 22 ESSENTIALS YOU NEED FOR OPTIMIZING YOUR SITE
When trying to optimize your site for speed, you really want to remove unused CSS JS files in WordPress. With WordPress sites using a lot of plugins, when you try to optimize page loading times you’ll soon hit a roadblock.
COZMOSLABS » HOW TO REMOVE UNUSED CSS JS FILES IN WORDPRESS
There sure is a lot you need to remember when working with WordPress theme files. From the names of basic template files to functions and how the WordPress Loop works, it’s next to impossible to remember every PHP tag or even how to define a new theme.
WPMUDEV » WORDPRESS DEVELOPER SUPER CHEAT SHEET
There was a time when WordPress was only used by bloggers and small businesses, but now it is used to create every type of website, and one such is a knowledge base website.
85 IDEAS » 10 BEST WORDPRESS WIKI PLUGINS FOR 2016
WordPress isn’t just for blogging. It’s a full-fledged CMS and undoubtedly a strong platform for developers. But the world of related trends and tools can be exhaustive when you just need a solid solution real fast.
WPMUDEV » 39 MUST-HAVE WORDPRESS DEVELOPMENT TOOLS
One of the best things about WordPress is how easy it is to make sweeping changes to a website in just a few minutes. But with no easy way to revert a website to a previous state, you can lose a lot of work very quickly if you aren’t careful.
Launching a new blog can be tough especially since it’s all, well, new. A key part of making progress after you launch is being able to track and monitor your progress using measurable factors like traffic and audience metrics.
It can be hard for designers to take a step back and look at an app or website through users’ eyes. Here’s where to start…
CO.DESIGN » UX REALITY CHECK: 14 HARD TRUTHS ABOUT USERS
Though the REST API has been hogging the headlines over the last 12 months, there’s also been significant recent work on two areas traditionally at the heart of WordPress: the Theme Directory and the Plugin Directory…
THE TORQUE MAG » THE WORDPRESS PLUGIN DIRECTORY: WHAT DOES THE FUTURE HOLD?