Design & UX
Gabrielle Gosha, Aug 07

How to Quickly and Easily Remove a Background in Photoshop

This article shows how to remove a background in Photoshop, starting with the magic wand tool for removing simple backgrounds, and the background eraser tool for more complicated backgrounds.
Louis Lazaris, Aug 06

A Basic HTML5 Template For Any Project

If you're getting started with HTML5 you'll want to learn how to to develop a basic HTML5 template. This article shows you ow to get started, explaining the basic elements of an HTML5 template, while also suggesting ways to take your HTML5 usage to the next level.
Cho S. Kim, Aug 06

Understanding module.exports and exports in Node.js

Since importing and exporting modules is a regular task in Node.js, Cho S. Kim explains how the module system works in Node.js, providing a better understanding of the difference between module.exports and exports in Node.js, and showing how to understand errors when accessing publicly available methods.
Adam Roberts, Aug 06

How to Force Windows to Delete a File

Sometimes Windows will become convinced a given file is in use by a program and prevent it from being deleted. Here are two ways to get around that issue.
James Wright, Aug 02

How to Build a Coach Holiday Showcase with WRLD

Using WRLD's map designer, we will build a map for a coach holiday, which we will then integrate into a Node.js-powered website.
Maria Antonietta Perna, Aug 01

A Practical Guide to CSS Variables (Custom Properties)

Maria Antonietta Perna walks you through CSS variables/custom properties, the awesome new technology that adds more flexibility and fun to CSS coding.
SitePoint Team, Aug 01

How to Select the Right Copywriting Gig on Fiverr for Marketing Copy

In this article, we are going to teach SitePoint readers how to select the right marketing copy gig on Fiverr. As a worldwide verified freelancing platform, Fiverr is a 100% safe and productive site where you can buy and sell services.
Craig Buckler, Jul 31

How to use Media Queries in JavaScript with matchMedia

Craig Buckler gives you an accessible introduction to using media queries with JavaScript with matchMedia for a robust responsive design approach.
SitePoint Team, Jul 31

Amelia: The Next-level WordPress Booking Plugin

Simplify the booking process while making it reliable and error-free with Amelia.
Craig Buckler, Jul 30

How to Apply CSS3 Transforms to Background Images

Craig Buckler demonstrates a neat trick for applying CSS3 transforms to background images. Rotating and skewing elements with stunning backgrounds will now be a breeze!
Gilad Maayan, Jul 30

5 Great HTML5 Video Players

We've compiled a list of 5 of the greatest HTML5 video players, based on speed, ease of use, compatibility and features.
SitePoint Team, Jul 30

Speed Up Your WordPress Website with YOOtheme Pro

YOOtheme Pro, a new WordPress theme and page builder, ensures a high page speed ranking of your website thanks to its small, clean code base and the use of latest web technologies. Here is how it works.
Braden Kelley, Jul 26

Build a Basic CRUD App with Node and React

In this tutorial, I’ll walk you through creating both a frontend web app in React and a backend REST API server in Node.
Bruno Skvorc, Jul 26

Building an Ethereum DApp: Launching the StoryDao

In this eighth and final tutorial in his series explaining how to build decentralized applications using the Ethereum blockchain, Bruno focuses on deploying the project to the live internet.
Ben Rometsch, Jul 25

How to Use Feature Flags in Continuous Integration

We show you how to use Feature Flags and Remote Config to avoid the need for feature branches in Git, as well as any sort of test or staging environments.
Anthony Bergs, Jul 24

Solidity for Beginners: A Guide to Getting Started

This tutorial is meant for beginners ready to explore Solidity and code smart contracts. Before we begin, we'll get the basics clear. We will begin by exploring smart contracts and their effectiveness, gradually moving on to Solidity itself.
SitePoint Team, Jul 24

How to Use a Pre-built Website to Refresh a Website's Look

BeTheme provides a fast and easy way to redesign a website. It offers a selection of more than 350 pre-built website designs.
Bruno Skvorc, Jul 24

Ethereum DApps: Building a Web3 UI for a DAO Contract

In this seventh tutorial in his series explaining how to build decentralized applications using the Ethereum blockchain, Bruno shows how to build the app's front end, setting up and deploying the UI for this story he's been working on.
Simon Julian, Jul 24

IOST Community Hub launched!

The successful launch of IOST testnet — Everest v0.5 triggered a huge response across the IOST community. IOST are excited to announce the official launch of the IOST Community Hub!
SitePoint Team, Jul 23

Explore New Content Monetization Opportunities with NING

This year, NING has launched its long-anticipated monetization platform, designed to enable users to make money from their content.
Christian Krammer, Jul 23

A Friendly Introduction to Flexbox for Beginners

Christian Krammer walks you through the basics of Flexbox, showing how you can use flexbox to lay out specific page elements, and also how flexbox can serve as a handy fallback method in browsers that don't yet support CSS Grids.
SitePoint Team, Jul 22

Introducing Hubs: Learn Modern Development Skills

Figuring out where to start when learning a new web technology can be hard: the sheer amount of material available in a variety of formats can be overwhelming. SitePoint’s new Hubs remedy that issue by providing comprehensive learning destinations on a multitude of web development topics.
Christine Augustus, Jul 22

Learn Project Management Skills with the PMI

The Project Management Institute (PMI) is the world's leading not-for-profit professional membership association for the project management profession.
Bruno Skvorc, Jul 20

Building Ethereum DApps: Voting with Custom Tokens

In this sixth tutorial in his series explaining how to build decentralized applications using the Ethereum blockchain, Bruno takes the DAO to its final form, adding voting, blacklisting/unblacklisting, and dividend distribution and withdrawal, while throwing in some additional helper functions for good measure.