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Wednesday, May 19, 2021

“Times New Roman” Enhanced CSS Font Stack

“Times New Roman” as a Classic Web Font Option With Historical Ligatures A ligature is a special character that combines…

Wednesday, May 19, 2021

How to Create Double Off-canvas Menus With CSS Only

This feature has been part of a website project for many year. The left side off-canvas menu was mobile only,…

Saturday, May 15, 2021

The Ultimate YouTube Video Embed Setup

I’m sure you’ve seen this hundreds of times and there’s countless methods of embedding a YouTube video with the least…

Friday, May 14, 2021

WordPress External Featured Image via cURL

Here’s the long title for this code snippet — How to set up an external image as a WordPress featured…

Thursday, May 13, 2021

Start an Ecommerce Store in 2021 Guide

If you have ever considered opening an eCommerce store, now is a great time to take action. In 2020, shoppers…

Monday, May 10, 2021

Gravity Forms Repeater Plugin

If there is one feature missing from Gravity Forms, that is a field repeater section. A way to set a…

Monday, May 10, 2021

SpeedFactor Update: Less is More

The past few weeks have brought some long awaited updates to SpeedFactor. As I am focusing on tracking speed, some…

Tuesday, April 27, 2021

How to Create a Fixed Teaser Block in WordPress

This tutorial will show you how to create a collapsible fixed popup. It can contain subscriptions forms, contact forms, calls…

Monday, April 26, 2021

How to Create Smaller Buttons for the Block Editor (Gutenberg)

One of the shortcomings of the WordPress default button blocks is the size variation. There is none. Sometimes the buttons…

Wednesday, April 21, 2021

WordPress or Amazon? The Hard Choice for Beginner Sellers

When you are starting your own eCommerce business, there are many choices to make, and each one can determine your…

Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Web Insights – Your JS/CSS/UI/UX Digest #18

Our regular Web Insights are back!This is where we summarize last week’s (or last month’s) useful resources for web developers.…

Tuesday, April 20, 2021

How to Improve Your Mobile Core Web Vitals: Quick Tip

Do you really need those fancy fonts on mobile devices? No? There’s your answer! This applies to any WordPress theme,…