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WordPress Themes: Choose or Build your own?

As a web designer, you want to bring out the best in your client’s websites. Sometimes clients just want a simple landing page to advertise their services, other times they want a fully-fledged e-commerce system with an integrated automated payment system and CRM-like functionality. Whatever their requirements are; you as a web designer want to provide … Show more

5 Chrome extensions every Web Developer should have

Google Chrome has become the world’s most popular browser. Its features are plenty, its themes are beautiful, and its extensions are extensive. As a web developer, it’s important to have the right tools for what you need, and Chrome provides some of the best extensions to enhance your productivity and ultimately save you some time! … Show more

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Web Design Techniques: Introduction To Bootstrap

What exactly is Bootstrap? Bootstrap is simply a collection of free and open-source web tools which help easily create websites and web applications. Bootstrap contains HTML and CSS design templates for typography, forms, buttons, navigation and other user interface components. It’s aim is to help web developers and designers easily establish templates and layouts for … Show more

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How to spot a scam when purchasing online

Online shopping has literally revolutionised the way people purchase products. The number of online shopping transactions are growing every year and this is not a surprise for most people because online shopping comes with many advantages. Not only is it fast and convenient, it can be a lot cheaper. In the beginning, people were very … Show more

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Browser Wars

With the release of Windows 10 recently, Microsoft has endeavoured to bring the browser wars back with its new web browser Microsoft Edge. History of the Browser Wars It all started back in 2004 when Internet Explorer 6 (AKA IE6) was still the king of the country with its complete monopoly over the market. Along … Show more

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PhpStorm Updated to Version 9

The world’s most intelligent PHP integrated development environment was updated to version 9 on July 8th. Crazy to think that it was only 5 years ago that PhpStorm was first developed. What’s new in PhpStorm 9? With PhpStorm 9 you can code faster with the refined code editor and debugger. PhpStorm’s intelligent core also enhances … Show more

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Webhosting Crash Course and the things that you should know

What makes Fireworks Hosting so great? Read 8 Reasons Below: #1 – Security, Security, Security Probably the most important part of what we do is something that you’ll never really see or think about. Security. Although you may not ever be aware of it, behind the scenes, our engineers are constantly working proactively to ensure … Show more

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How to Choose a Good Domain Name

How to choose a good .com or domain name Domain names are extremely important There’s a saying in the Real Estate business – they say that the 3 most important things are location, location and location. Well, in regards to a new internet business, it’s domain name, domain name and domain name. Yes, a … Show more

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How To Check if a Website is Secure

How can you check that a webpage is secure? There are three important things that you should look for on a website before entering any credit card information. 1.Look at the website address at the top of the page. Does it start with http:// or https:// (note the “s”)? If it starts with http:// , … Show more

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Why Websites Look Different in Different Browsers

Why Perfect Design is not possible on the web Print designers are able to lay out a page knowing exactly how the design will look when it’s printed. Many people expect the same from web design but often it’s not possible, practical, or even desirable, to build pages that look exactly the same on every … Show more

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