Fake Images Please?

When you are designing a new website you normally go through a few steps until you have the finished design. First you will get the requirements for the design from the client, this will lead you to create a wireframe to show the client so you can make sure that it is what they hoped for. With a wireframe you will get the basic layout of the website but won't

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Remove Default WordPress Image Sizes

When you upload an image to WordPress by default it will be converted to three different sizes. Thumbnail Medium Size Large Size If you don't want your users to use any of these images sizes on your theme then you might want to stop the user from using these different sizes. You can remove these from being used by using the WordPress action intermediate_image_sizes_advanced and unset the thumbnail, medium and

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Block Pinterest Users From Pinning Your Images

Pinterest is the newest big thing in the Social media world, this site is an image sharing social network. It allows it's users to pin any image on any website to share with their followers. There has been a lot of talk about the copyright problems with Pinterest, for example photographers can now have their images shared all over the internet. This can be great for marketing your image but

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Set Expire Headers In htaccess

A way that Browsers try to help speed up rendering the page is by taking static data and cache it. These are things like images, CSS and JavaScript files. As Browsers are going to cache these bits of data you can actually set an expiry so the Browser will know not to cache these anymore. The Browser will keep serving these until the date you set.

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CSS Buttons With Icons But No Images

Demo Since reading the article Just some other awesome CSS3 buttons I become interested about how you can use this effect to get icons on buttons without using any images. As a web developer I don't really get on with images and if I can avoid using them I will, so when I saw this trick about displaying icons in a button without using any images I wanted to explorer

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25 Quick SEO Tips Every Website Should Follow

SEO (Search Engine Optimization) is not a quick process or a guaranteed process and if anyone else tells you anything else they are lying. No Search Engine Optimization expert can guarantee you number position in Google for your most competitive keywords, but there are things you can do to help your website get to the top of the search engine results. I'm not saying follow all these tips and you will be top but

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Using a Gif and CSS on Large Images

What? Using CSS you can put an image as the background image of any images on your web site. Sounds confusing but a image is just a normal HTML DOM element, which means you can add the same CSS attributes to it such as borders and backgrounds. If you have a website which has large images to load on the page the user will need to wait for them to

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