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Mastering the WordPress Categories API — SitePoint

In a previous SitePoint article, I provided an introduction to the WordPress Categories API thanks to the function wp_list_categories(). As we saw, …

Flexible typography with CSS locks

In early 2012, I shared a formula for “molten leading”, or fluid line spacing. Experienced typographers know that long lines of text need more line …

Formula E
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Clipping and Masking in CSS | CSS-Tricks

By Chris Coyier On December 2, 2014<p>Both of these things are used to hide some parts of elements and show other parts. But there are, of course, …

Web Development

Designing For Print With CSS

The Differences Between CSS For The Web And For Print CSS<p>The biggest difference, and conceptual shift, is that printed documents refer to a page …

Web Development
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Introducing the CSS Grid Layout — SitePoint

Grids are important when creating complex websites. The importance of grids in modern web design is clear from the number of frameworks that …

Psychology

How to Access Google Calendar REST API v3 with Java

I'm working on a project where I have to access a set of Google Calendars using REST and working with Java.<p>The program, situated on a private …

Software Development

High Speed: Really Accelerate WordPress Websites [#3]

In this series, we talk about the things that really accelerate WordPress websites. The goal is not to achieve the infamous 100/100 points on Google …

Web Design
JavaScript

Demystifying the WordPress Hook System — SitePoint

If you’ve been developing websites with WordPress (including plugin and theme development) chances are you’ve heard these terms: Hooks, Actions, and …

Google Analytics

We're Revolutionizing Managed WordPress Hosting With Google Cloud

At Kinsta we believe that speed and stability are the hallmarks of a great website. Our mission is to bring you top-of-the-line managed WordPress …

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These are the lessons from Greece's 'nightmare'

The Greeks have faced a unique and debilitating confluence of challenges — excessive deficits and debt, diminishing competitiveness, increasing nonperforming loans, political upheaval, a breakdown of social cohesion, and further destabilization and security concerns because of the arrival of …

Europe

The Cutting-Edge CSS3 Features That Are Essential to Modern Web Design

Advertise here with BSA<br>Over the last couple of years, CSS has evolved into more than web designers and developers could have ever expected. CSS3 …

Web Design

WordPress is rolling out encrypted HTTPS as standard

WordPress has announced that it’ll soon ensure every site built on its platform uses encrypted HTTPS as standard, in line with efforts being made across the rest of the Web.<p>HTTPS is already available if you have a ‘.wordpress.com’ site but this is now being rolled out to custom domains that only …

Ed March – Around The World On A 30-Year-Old Honda C90

When we read about people riding motorcycles around the world, the vision that often comes to mind is of big adventure touring bikes, packed to the …

Motorcycles

50 Must-Have Features for Small-Business Websites (Infographic)

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Websites are a necessity for businesses of all sizes today -- though, surprisingly almost half of small businesses don’t have websites. Still, there are so many design options to choose from and so many websites that it can be tough to …

Small Business

National Geographic Travel

Making A WordPress Plugin That Uses Service APIs, “From Soup To Nuts”

An increasingly large number of publicly available APIs provide powerful services to expand the functionality of our applications. WordPress is an …

Web Design

In Greece, Constitutional Changes Without Constitutional Revision

The last thing that the country currently needs is the start of the process for the revision of the Constitution. At a very critical moment for the country's economy, with the state's existence being under threat and with the political system collapsing and becoming more and more unreliable, any …

Economics

5 Lessons Learned to Truly Enjoy Traveling

Traveling is exciting and exhausting, exhilarating and stressful. Regardless if you're taking a weekend getaway versus an extended holiday, or if you're traveling on a budget versus a luxury vacation, stepping outside of your comfort bubble to a new city or country will give you both emotional …

New York City
Typography

1. Box positioning in CSS

At the core, CSS layout is about mapping a set of HTML elements to a set of rectangular boxes that can be positioned on the x-, y- and z-axis.<p>The x- …