Aleksandar Urošević

15 Added | 3 Magazines | 2 Following | 2 Followers | @urosevic | Freelance web developer [ PHP | XHTML | CSS | jQuery ] I build small and mid size web sites based on WordPress and custom web applications. Engaged at 2buy1click Ltd as Web Developer.

The Day Google Had to 'Start Over' on Android

Google was building a secret mobile product to fend off chief rival Microsoft. Then Apple announced the iPhone, and everything changed.<p>In 2005, on Google’s sprawling, college-like campus, the most secret and ambitious of many, many teams was Google’s own smartphone effort—the Android project. …

Why you should never present more than one mockup to a client

I often hear designers talk about how they need to do 2 or 3 mockups for a project so the client can pick their favourite.<p>Back when I was starting …

WordPress Cheat Sheets

WordPress is web software you can use to create a beautiful website or blog. We like to say that WordPress is both free and priceless at the same …

Social Media CSS Sprite Example for Your WordPress Blog - Implement Simple Follow Buttons

Previously I wrote a quick Cool Mouse Hover Social Media Buttons for WordPress Blog tutorial. And yes, this is another cool mouse hover Social Media …

WordPress Tips: How to Load Twitter Follow Button Script Asynchronously

I’m sure you must be using default Twitter Follow Button Script in your WordPress site/blog. Have you noticed some performance issue with that?<p>Well, …

WordPress: How to Track Post Views without a Plugin using Post Meta

If you want to keep real-time track of your WordPress post views / hit by user then you can use this code. Below code snippet/plugin will gives stats …

The Most Effective Ways to Make It Right When You Screw Up

After promising your boss you would complete an important assignment on time, you realize you’re behind and it’s going to be late. You unintentionally leave a colleague out of the loop on a joint project, causing him or her to feel frustrated and a bit betrayed. On the subway, you aren’t paying …

Quit Working Late: 8 Tips

It's entirely possible to do your job well--and leave at a reasonable hour. It all comes down to how well you take control of your time.<p>In a recent survey of more than 4,000 business executives conducted by Accenture, work-life balance was the key factor for more than half of men and women in …

Time Management

New Plugin: Code Prettify (Syntax Highlighter)

Most syntax highlighters use either shortcodes or make you add some obscure CSS classes to all <pre> tags that you want to highlight. Even …

How to create your own WordPress shortcodes

In version 2.5 WordPress introduced shortcodes, and all of us have probably used them at one time or another. They usually come bundled with plugins, …

Web Design

Block Spam by Denying Access to No-Referrer Requests

What we have here is an excellent method for preventing a great deal of blog spam. With a few strategic lines placed in your .htaccess file, you can …

Customizing Comments in WordPress - Functionality and Appearance

In WordPress there are different content types like post, page and comments etc. These form the very basics of WordPress. WordPress being a highly …

WordPress hack: Remove autolinks in comments

By default, WordPress automatically turns urls left in the comment form into links. This can be useful, but as there’s lots of spammers on the …

WordPress 3.5.2 Maintenance and Security Release

WordPress 3.5.2 is now available. This is the second maintenance release of 3.5, fixing 12 bugs. <b>This is a security release for all previous versions</b> …

How to Mobilize Your WordPress Website | Cult of Mac Deals

Turn Your WordPress Website into a Mobile Powerhouse!<p>If you are one of the owners or developers of one of the <b>60 million</b> websites powered by WordPress and want to know how to integrate it with mobile, one of the most POWERFUL marketing tools of our lifetime, then you are in the right place. With …