Regular expressions provide a powerful and flexible way to search for phrases or characters but they are also confusing and many developers find them quite daunting. If you have been reluctant to learn regular expressions because of their apparent complexity, fear no more.
Vector Magic is a Stanford University research project for vectorizing raster (bitmap) images online. This is a free online tool to convert bitmap images ( JPG, GIF, BMP, TIFF format) to vector images (EPS,SVG, PNG). This tool is similar to Adobe Illustrator’s Live Trace and CorelDRAW’s PowerTRACE but this one is free. Check out the […]
Keyboard shortcuts are often more efficient than clicking mouse buttons. Of course the hard part is to learn and memorize the shortcuts. But once you start using keyboard you probably will not go back to mouse-clicking.
Did you know that there are approximately 1.5 billion mobile phone subscribers worldwide? The number is growing everyday and with that the number of people who use their handheld devices to browse Internet is also rapidly increasing. Imagine the number of visitors you can get to your website if you have a website designed for […]
Two days ago I updated WordPress to v2.3.1. I also changed my blog URL to my root directory. Following the instructions on WordPress’ website I copied their .htaccess file to my root directory. After that I could not access some of the admin pages on my website. I opened a trouble ticket for Dreamhost. I […]
Can’t think of a good domain name for your new website? I have good news for you. PickyDomain.com offers an innovative solution for your problem. Here is how it works. You register at PickyDomain.com and deposit 50 dollars and tell them about the site you need a name for. Also tell them maximum words you […]
Want to collect input from your web site’s visitors? Don’t have time or expertise to develop the contact form yourself? Don’t worry. Dustin Diaz’s AJAX based contact form is quite easy to use. You can get the code here. I fixed couple of bugs in the original script and deployed the form at my personal […]
12 useful tips to improve your web design business.