Author: <span class="vcard">Dan</span>
Using the terminal in your web development workflow can seem alien to the uninitiated. The difficulty to learn how to use the terminal effectively is often made worse through the availability of applications which can do the heavy lifting and run terminal commands for you. Using these applications in your web development […]
Not taking the time to understand technical SEO for your website could earn you a penalty from Google. Building a site can be done relatively simply and you don’t need to be a search engine optimisation (SEO) expert to have a site that can rank well. But there are definitely […]
What is structured data? If this is your first time learning about structured data, let us explain what it is. Actually, let’s get the guys over at Google to do that for us! “Structured data refers to kinds of data with a high level of organization, such as information in a […]
If you’re a digital marketer, agency, ecommerce business or blogger; the chances are you’re sending email marketing campaigns. Nobody is perfect, so whether you’re sending to 100 people or 100,000 people this post has something for you. Take a look at our tips and begin improving your email marketing campaigns today!
This post is for those of your that work with the sassiest CSS of all, SCSS! Today we’ve compiled 5 great SCSS mixins for you. From centring elements, generating animations or applying long, sexy shadows; we’re sure you can use some of these great SCSS mixins in your upcoming projects. So […]
With the recent Google Chrome 56 update, migrating your HTTP site to HTTPS is more important than ever. There’s many things to consider and action when migrating your site over to HTTPS. Use the HTTPS migration tips below and ensure your site is up to scratch and migrated successfully. 1. […]
When it comes to web development, setting up a local web development environment is an absolute must. It allows you to develop your website or application in a safe environment for testing before your code is ever near a live server. There are numerous ways to do this, but today […]
Here’s a quick tip on how to add a custom message which is displayed each time you open a new terminal window. 1. Open the Terminal app 2. Run the following command to edit the bash_profile:
3. Within the editor after the source ~/.profile line, add in the following line:
echo "Hey. Try not to break anything, ok?"
So often, when developing a custom WordPress theme, it’s easy to lose your way. To become so focussed on the end result that you forget to use logic and create something truly beautiful as well as functional. We’ve got 5 tips for success when developing a custom WordPress theme. If you’re […]
Everyday, we’re subjected to endless web development acronyms. The aim of this post is to demystify some of these for you providing some definitions and explanations. Let’s get started. A A-Record An A record is DNS record used to map a domain name to an IP address. For example, when […]
Git, as many of you are aware, is a free and open source distributed version control system. Also, as we’re sure even more of you are aware, Git can be incredibly confusing. Not just for beginners but for experienced developers too! That’s why when we came across ohshitgit.com today, we had to share it. […]
48,630 WordPress plugins and counting It’s fair to say that WordPress is arguably the most popular open source content management system (CMS) in the world. It’s easy to use, intuitive and continuously being updated, patched and improved by a passionate and dedicated online community. When 27% of the web uses the same […]
Google Chrome has released version 56 of their browser and it’s knuckling down on internet security. It’s making it clear that having a site using HTTPS is now more important than ever. As part of Google’s mission for a safer and more secure internet, version 56 will mark all HTTP pages which […]