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Teach Your Kid to Code, Here's How

<i>What"s some advice for parents whose children are interested in learning to program? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Ken Mazaika, CTO and co-founder of The Firehose Project, on Quora.</b><p>Give …

Quora

How To Escape The Procrastination Doom Loop

When you imagine a highly productive person, you likely think of someone who focuses effortlessly on the job and never succumbs to procrastination. You know, the type who can sit on the ground in a subway station with their laptop and still manage to get more done in an hour than you would in a day …

Procrastination

What Is Oppositional Defiant Disorder?

Oppositional defiant disorder (ODD) is a behavioral disorder defined by chronic aggression, frequent outbursts, and a tendency to ignore requests and …

Adding and Leveraging a CDN on Your Website

If you’ve been working around web development for a while, you’ll know that the web has a need for speed. The truth is simple: speed matters and …

Web Development

Gift Guide: Educational Toys That Make Great Presents for Kids with ADHD

1 of 18<p>Interlox<p>If your child with attention deficit disorder (ADHD or ADD) gets frustrated trying to follow complex instructions, she can’t go wrong …

Kids

10 Free Chrome Extensions That Will Transform Your Workday

It's not an oversell: These browser add-ons really can make you better, faster, smarter, and safer when working in Chrome.<p>You fill your phone with apps to make it work harder for you--but how about the computer you use every day at work?<p>Chrome extensions work to supercharge your go-to Google …

Productivity

This Gadget Can Help Save You Big Bucks On Your Power Bill

My electrician had his doubts — and I have to admit that I did, too. As he looped a pair of clamps around my home’s main electrical lines, he told me …

Smart Homes

25 Practical Blogs To Sharpen Your Coding Skills

The coding world might seem overwhelming at times – but when you pop, you can’t stop. So you might think you already know a lot, but there are always ways to sharpen your coding skills.<p>In the days of fast development, especially in the technology field, it’s hard to keep up, and the theory books …

Tutorials

5 Ways Ultra-Competitive People Overcome Procrastination

It's more than just time management.<p>We've all been there--sitting at our desks scrolling through Facebook as we avoid the task in front of us. It's called procrastination and it can take many forms, from frequent coffee breaks to small talk with co-workers.<p>Procrastination is often chalked up to …

Procrastination

How To Create Dramatic Vector Illustrations

Things To Consider Before Getting Started<p><b>Resolution</b>. Although vector artwork is scalable without compromising quality, you have to decide on the …

Which Languages Should I Learn for Web Development?

You're reading Which Languages Should I Learn for Web Development?, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow …

Web Development

Does Your Small Businesses Still Need a Google+ Page?

Google+ has changed a lot over the past years and with its latest changes, the question of whether small businesses still need a Google+ page is as …

Small Business

Design Trends You Don’t Want on Your Website

#trends that need to goThe post Design Trends You Don’t Want on Your Website appeared first on Official Wix Blog | Web Design & Small Business Tips …

Trends

Responsive Navigation Bar with HTML and CSS

An OS 9 odyssey: Why these Mac users won’t abandon 16-year-old software | Ars Technica

Why? Nostalgia, specific software or hardware, creativity through limitation.<p>Back when Ars Senior Products Editor Andrew Cunningham was forced to …

MacBook

New Essential UI Design Tools & Resources for Web Designers

Here we have useful user interface design<b> HTML5 tools</b> and<b> jQuery plugins</b> which can make your UX design more impressive.<b>Read more about HTML5, jQuery</b> …

Web Design

10 Best HTML5 Books For Beginner Web Developers

Sophia Smith Reply<p>8:04 AM A+ A-<p>http://www.imustread.com/2015/10/best-html5-books-beginner-web-developer.html<p>Becoming a pro in HTML5 isn't much of a …

5 Excellent Prototyping Tools and Best Practices

The ability to test a design early and often, and the opportunity to collaborate easily with other project stakeholders, are but two of the benefits …

Prototyping

9 Ways to Boost Visitor Engagement on Your Website

Regardless of your niche or target market, there is absolutely no shortage of competition on the web. No matter how you look at it, you’re locked in …

This Week in WordPress 05

8 Tips to Land Your First Client as a WordPress Developer

So you’ve decided to set up shop as a WordPress developer. You’ve got a lot of personal projects under your belt and have set up several websites for …

Andrew Palmer Interview - Building Your Sales Funnel

WordPress Professionals: 4 Essential Pages That You Forgot to Include on Your Website

As a WordPress professional, nothing ruins your chances of landing a new client faster than a website that’s all about you.<p>It’s a hard pill to …

Phil Simon Interview - Building an Effective Personal Brand

The 5 Essential WordPress Security Measures You Must Take (And How to Implement Them)

No software is 100% secure and WordPress is no exception to that rule. Powering nearly a quarter of all websites worldwide, the platform is naturally …

WordPress Developers: 7 Top Tips for Negotiating Your Rates

As a wise man once wrote – making your way in the world today takes everything you’ve got.<p>Our industry is incredibly competitive and cut-throat when …

A Bill-Paying System to Keep You on Track

Tina was so frightened of what she’d find in months of unattended-to mail that she brought the entire pile into my office. If you’re an adult with …

Personal Finance

7 Common Flashpoints

<b>1. Uneven division of labor</b> You feel as though you do all the “scut work”-cleaning, planning, organizing, reminding, and putting away.<p><b>2. Poor time</b> …

Time I