Tania Rascia, Apr 05
Jeff Smith, Apr 05
WordPress Version Control with Git
You WordPress site should be version controlled! Take a look at using Git with WordPress, try out VersionPress, or investigate your host's Git options.
HTML & CSS
Jon Persson, Apr 05
Quick Tip: How to Build Customizable HTML Widgets in Jekyll
In this quick tip, Jon Persson shows how to build a customizable HTML widget for the static website generator Jekyll in a few simple steps.
Reza Lavaryan, Apr 05
Easily Add Social Logins to Your App with Socialite
Implementing social logins is making your head explode? Oauth to complex? No more! With Socialite, it's done in 30 minutes, for ANY social service.
Adrian Try, Apr 05
Your Regular WordPress Maintenance Checklist
A well-maintained website runs like clockwork. Keep on top of your maintenance schedule with Adrian Try's WordPress Maintenance Checklist.
Design & UX
Alex Walker, Apr 05
Design Tricks with SVG Filters: A Masked Blur Effect
SVG might be a vector format, but it has some amazingly powerful pixel-based tricks up its sleeve. Follow Alex's journey – if you dare.
Ankul Jain, Apr 05
Building a UI with Kotlin and Anko
Since the beginning of Android development working with UI has been an XML thing. Though theoretically, UI could be programmed using Java, it has not been of much use. Not long ago, JetBrains introduced Kotlin, a modern language targeting the JVM, which could serve this purpose for Android. Jetbrains announced Anko as a faster and easier style of development in Android. Kotlin offers the Anko library as a DSL(Domain Specific Language) to design an Android screen. A quick example: Following is a plain Android UI consisting of an imageView and a Button.
M. David Green, Apr 04
In this exclusive book excerpt from Scrum: Novice to Ninja, we take a look at troubleshooting Scrum and how to overcome obstacles in the process.
M. David Green, Apr 04
Online Security and Being Super Productive, with Azat Mardan
In this episode of the Versioning Show, David and Tim are joined by Azat Mardan, a software engineer, author, teacher, Node expert and Paleo enthusiast.
Camilo Reyes, Apr 04
Jeff Smith, Apr 04
Why Staging Environments Are Critical for WordPress Sites
WordPress is so easy to work with that it can be tempting to indulge in cowboy coding. Jeff Smith explains why you should use staging environments anyway.
Design & UX
Gabrielle Gosha, Apr 04
5 Emerging Trends to Amp-up Your Web Designs in 2017
Gabrielle Gosha reveals which web design trends you need to try in 2017, including meganavs, overlapping content and neutral tones.
Robert Scholte, Apr 03
Why Maven Cannot Generate Your Module Declaration
Java 9 modules require a module declaration (a file module-info.java), which declares dependencies; just as Maven's POM does. So couldn't Maven generate it?
James Hibbard, Apr 03
Craig Buckler, Apr 01
Social Media 2.0: Real Life Augmentation
The next generation of social media is here. Your devices will integrate augmented reality to end the distinction between your real and online lives.
Craig Buckler, Mar 31
How to Synchronize WordPress Live and Development Databases
Developing WordPress themes and plugins on a local server can be problematic if it doesn't match your live system. Craig discusses synchronization options.
Nicolai Parlog, Mar 31
Top Resources to Get Started with Java 9
All about Java 9: talks, articles, sites, blogs, courses, and books. If you want to get into Java 9, these resources are going to get you started.
Adrian Try, Mar 31
The Ultimate Guide to Choosing a Hosting Provider
Having trouble deciding on a web hosting company? Overwhelmed by the options? Follow Adrian Try's checklists to discover the best one for you.
Christopher Pitt, Mar 31
Procedurally Generated Game Terrain with ReactJS, PHP, and Websockets
Chris uses ReactJS, PHP, and Websockets to demonstrate how we can procedurally generate game terrain for our rip-off of Stardew Valley!
M. David Green, Mar 30
Taking Steps towards Scrum
In this exclusive excerpt from our book, Scrum: Novice to NInja, by M. David Green, we discuss how to get teams started with the Scrum process.
Nilson Jacques, Mar 30
HTML & CSS
Asha Laxmi, Mar 30
CSS Viewport Units: A Quick Start
Asha Laxmi offers an accessible but thorough introduction to the use of CSS viewport units for truly responsive typography and layout elements on the web.
Younes Rafie, Mar 30
How Can I Use Laravel Envoy or Deployer with SemaphoreCI?
Younes sets up a CI pipeline on SemaphoreCI and makes sure it invokes Deployer or Laravel Envoy to deploy the app after a successful commit / test.
Daniel Schwarz, Mar 30
Active Collab: How Collaboration Should Have Been All Along
Daniel Schwarz takes a look at Active Collab, a powerful collaboration tool with time tracking, invoicing, task management and more.