Author Archives: Stuart Shields

10 awesome jQuery animation tutorials

Posted by Stuart Shields | Posted on December 30, 2011 | In jquery

Aspiring one page websites

Posted by Stuart Shields | Posted on November 18, 2011 | In Articles

How-to: Using CSS to detect different screen resolutions and devices resolutions

Posted by Stuart Shields | Posted on November 15, 2011 | In Articles

Designing websites for one platform and one platform alone is a thing of the past. In the past few years we’ve seen an explosion of smart phones and tablet devices thanks to the release of both the Apple iPhone and iPad. You could use jQuery to detect the Operating system and display the appropriate design.

We’re going to show you how to detect different screen resolutions as well as different resolutions of the most popular smart phones and tablet devices.

 

10 awesome jQuery Image Galleries

Posted by Stuart Shields | Posted on November 4, 2011 | In jquery

Top 5 Google Web Fonts for your website

Posted by Stuart Shields | Posted on August 15, 2011 | In Articles

Until recently we only had 7 fonts that we could use in our designs as they were the most common fonts across all major operating systems. Google has thankfully filled that void, offering over 50 free web fonts for us to use. If you want to learn how to implement these fonts into your website just read the Google Getting Started guide for Google Fonts

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WordPress 3.1.3 released

Posted by Stuart Shields | Posted on May 26, 2011 | In WordPress

WordPress today released version 3.1.3. Something to note in this update is Microsoft’s Vulnerability Research department has helped out with some of the fixes. It’s good to see large corporations like Microsoft helping out in Open Sourced projects like WordPress. [read more]

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How-to: CSS3 shadow effects – Part Two

Posted by Stuart Shields | Posted on May 17, 2011 | In CSS3

In the 2nd part of our two-part series: CSS3 shadow effects, we show you how to apply several different box shadow effects to your content. [read more]

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5 handy resources for creating email newsletters

Posted by Stuart Shields | Posted on May 11, 2011 | In Articles, newsletters

Writing an email newsletter is at times harder then building a website. We’ve chosen 5 handy resources that will help you with your email newsletters so you can spend more time making money and less time pulling your hair out wondering why Outlook or Gmail isn’t displaying your newsletter correctly. [read more]

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The Browser wars are just heating up

Posted by Stuart Shields | Posted on May 10, 2011 | In Browsers, Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, Opera, Safari

The browser wars are just heating up with Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Opera all publicly testing the next major version of their browsers. The only browser to not be publicly testing a major browser is Apple’s Safari browser.

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Google releases Site Speed Reports in Google Analytics

Posted by Stuart Shields | Posted on May 6, 2011 | In Google

In the latest version of Google Analytics, Google has released a feature that allows web designers, developers and the average joe get reports on their Site Speed. [read more]