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Mad About Slots Launch

I had the pleasure of working with an existing client for their new venture into the mobile gambling space. The site is Mad About Slots  and was launched just recently. The site was made with HTML, CSS, JQuery, WordPress, PHP, the Google Maps API and XML. The site utilizes a ...

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Why I Don’t Develop Locally

There seems to be a general consensus around developers preferring to develop locally instead of remotely. With programming, there are many ways to skin a cat and the job seems to be more of an art than a science. Developing locally has many pros and I do see why people ...

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Justin Tadlock Joins ThemeForest

Justin Tadlock is a well known member of the Wordpress community. He runs Theme Hybrid, a premium theme club. He is co-author of the Wordpress plugin development book, writes epic tutorials about Wordpress and in general, is one of the good guys. It seems he has begun a mission to educate Themeforest authors ...

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Wrap Text Around Images in Adobe Fireworks

Here is a short tutorial on using the 'Attach in Path' tool in Adobe Fireworks to wrap text around an image to simulate a real world website. This is my first ever screencast where  I am talking in the video and I think it turned out pretty well apart from the fact ...

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Screencast-O-Matic – Seriously Easy Screencast Creation

I just signed up to a pro account with Screencast-O-Matic. The app makes it ridiculously easy to create a screencast and upload it to youtube or their website in minutes. It worked flawlessly and there was no software to install or configure like crazy, it all runs in your browser by Java. The app gives ...

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WordPress 3.4.2 Custom Fields Bug

A client has just informed me, their site  had a problem with custom fields being added or updated to. A good few people have also written on the forums about the bug. If you rely on custom fields for your site, then download the Hotfix plugin to solve the issue (Hat tip ...

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