Create a Sleek CSS3 Button Under a Minute

 Create a Sleek CSS3 Button Under a Minute

As a web developer we often find ourselves creating buttons for submit buttons, links and more. Doing this the old fashioned way can take a lot of time as you need to open photoshop and create that gradient background, shadow effects etc.
In this tutorial I'm going to show you how to create a very sleek web 2.0 CSS3 button in under a minute.

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10 Awesome CakePHP Tutorials

Finding decent tutorials for the rapid development PHP framework CakePHP can be a tedious task due to tutorials for this framework being pretty scarce in general.
Today I've compiled a list of 10 awesome tutorials for CakePHP that can be useful for beginners to experts.

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Automatically Create a Bit.ly URL for WordPress Posts

Automatically Create a Bit.ly URL for WordPress Posts

Bit.ly is currently the most popular URL shorting service out there and for a good reason too. With bit.ly you can track your shortened URLs and much more. In this article I'm going to show you how to use bit.ly's api create bit.ly urls automatically for WordPress posts.

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20+ .htaccess Hacks Every Web Developer Should Know About

20+ .htaccess Hacks Every Web Developer Should Know About

Apache's .htaccess(hypertext access) configuration file can be a very powerful tool in a web developer's toolkit if used properly. It can be found in the webroot of your server and can be easily edited using any text editor. In this article I'm going to show you 20 .htaccess hacks and how to use them.

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6 Useful jQuery 1.4 Resources

6 Useful jQuery 1.4 Resources

Celebrating jQuery 4th birthday, the jQuery team has released jQuery 1.4 today!
The new release is packed with new features, enhancements and performance increases. So, in order to spread jQuery 1.4 awareness, I've compiled a list of 6 useful jQuery 1.4 resources to help you get familiar with the new version.

The jQuery team is also accepting donations and giving free jQuery eBooks for those who donate more than $20.

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6 CSS Tutorials That Take You From Beginner to Expert

In today's world wide web, CSS is the most used method of styling websites. The use of tables is now mostly a thing of the past, even though you might still come across old websites once in a while that use tables for layout once in a while. There are tons of reasons why one should use CSS to layout a website over any other method.

With millions of websites being created every month, knowing how to create a website in today's world is becoming almost as important as knowing how to drive a car. In this article I will show you 6 tutorials you need to go through in order to go from knowing absolutely nothing about CSS, to writing advanced CSS code.

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10 Ways to Instantly Speed Up Your Website

10 Ways to Instantly Speed Up Your Website

Optimizing the performance of a website is often neglected by web developers due to laziness or just not knowing what can be done to speed up their website. One thing most developers don't realize is that if a page is taking too long to load, allot of users will leave the site before the page is finished loading.

Today there are probably over 100 ways to improve the performance of a website. In this article I will show you simple 10 things you can do in less than an hour to speed up your website and see amazing results instantly.

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