Florian Rappl, Feb 18
Ajax/jQuery.getJSON Simple Example
Florian Rappl demonstrates how to use jQuery's getJSON helper to load JSON-encoded data from a server using a GET HTTP request.
Design & UX
Alex Walker, Feb 17
Taking the Double Trouble Out of Pull Quotes
Ssometimes we need to be mindful of how classic print techniques translate to digital. Pull Quotes are a good example.
Craig Buckler, Feb 17
7 Simple Speed Solutions for MongoDB
Are your MongoDB queries fast and effective regardless of database size? Craig discusses a number of options to consider when your NoSQL queries go quirky.
Elio Qoshi, Feb 17
SitePoint Ambassador of the Month: February 2016
Elio Qoshi congratulates Simon Codrington, SitePoint's Ambassador of the Month for February, 2016.
Massimo Cassandro, Feb 16
Generating PDFs from Web Pages on the Fly with jsPDF
Patrick Catanzariti, Feb 15
How to Connect Your Api.ai Assistant to the IoT
Patrick Catanzariti explores how to connect an Api.ai assistant to Jawbone Up's API via a Node.js server as an example of IoT connectivity.
Patrick Catanzariti, Feb 11
Getting Started with Microservices Using Syncano's Codeboxes
Patrick Catanzariti takes a close look at Syncano Codeboxes, how to make and run them in Syncano, and how to connect them to external APIs.
Design & UX
Alex Walker, Feb 11
Cyber-security and the Case For Really Good Train Sets
Failure is a wonderful teacher – as long as it doesn't kill you. CyberCity lets hackers and security experts practice without anyone getting hurt.
Jérémy Heleine, Feb 10
How To Develop a Package for GitHub's Atom Code Editor
Jeremy provides a step-by-step tutorial on how an Atom package is structured, how you can create your own, and how you can publish it to the world.
Shaumik Daityari, Feb 09
Quick Tip: Sync a GitHub Fork via the Command Line
Shaumik Daityari describes in simple steps how to update your GitHub fork via the command line interface.
Bruno Skvorc, Feb 09
Quick Tip: Sync a Fork with the Original via GitHub's Web UI
Learn how to use the Github web UI to sync a fork with the original repo quickly and easily, all without the use of a CLI
Patrick Catanzariti, Feb 08
Empowering Your Api.ai Assistant with Entities
Patrick Catanzariti explores the concept of custom Api.ai entities and how these can be used to customize your personal assistant.
Vincent Quarles, Feb 05
Building a Pong Clone in Unity: UI and Gameplay
Vincent Quarles builds on his original Unity-based Pong clone to imitate the classic Pong UI and to add improved gameplay.
Thomas Peham, Feb 04
Developing a Static Site Generator Workflow
Thomas describes a static site generator workflow, from the generator itself to bug tracking, hosting, version control, QA testing and product management.
Craig Buckler, Feb 02
Browser Trends February 2016: Mobile Market Decline?
Has the smartphone market begun to contract? Craig discusses the recent sales warnings and why it could prove a bonus for web developers.
Design & UX
Kat Bak, Feb 01
The Story Behind SitePoint's New Typeface: Roboto
Find out why the SitePoint team recently decided to change our typeface to Roboto, a clean font with open licensing.
Vincent Quarles, Jan 29
Retro Revolution: Building a Pong Clone in Unity
Vincent Quarles takes you on a journey to create the old Pong game in Unity, from start to finish. Looking to get your foot in the game dev door? Go!
Jérémy Heleine, Jan 27
Creating Amazing Projects with a $5 Raspberry Pi Computer
Jérémy Heleine introduces the Raspberry Pi, a tiny computer that can be used for all sorts of projects and for learning about computers and programming.
Vincent Quarles, Jan 22
Adding Pause, Main Menu and Game over Screens in Unity
Vincent Quarles builds on a previously written tutorial by adding a pause, a main menu, and a game over screen to his Dodger game clone in Unity.
Brad Denver, Jan 21
Introducing the SitePoint Random Hello Bar WordPress Plugin
SitePoint's senior developer Brad Denver introduces the Hello Bar, a WordPress plugin for displaying content, such as ads, at the top of your site.
Design & UX
Chris Ward, Jan 21
Display Data Sets in InDesign with Porky
One data source, unlimited endpoints – that's the dream. Porky proposes to convert your online content to 'InDesign'. It might be possible but is it good?
Design & UX
Alex Walker, Jan 20
The End of Passwords or Privacy? It's Your Call
Having a device that knows you better than your mom could be great for security. But it also marks a change in the power dynamic. Are you ready for that?
Osvaldas Valutis, Jan 20
Time Ago: How to Display Publish Dates as Time Since Posted
Osvaldas Valutis explains a simple technique for keeping your publish dates fresh and up to date.
Craig Buckler, Jan 19
What's the Best Programming Language to Learn in 2016?
How can you decide which programming language to use when faced with conflicting advice, surveys and opinions? Craig reveals the best way to start...