The Basics of CSS

css beginners tutorial

Definition of CSS CSS stands for Cascading Style Sheets and provides HTML with layout and design. Along with making things pretty and aesthetically pleasing, CSS also provides a general structure to HTML. Some of the most important CSS properties (in my opinion) are (in no order): • color – specifying text color. • font-family – … Read moreThe Basics of CSS

JavaScript Beginners Tutorial

JavaScript beginners tutorial

A Quick Introduction JavaScript is an interpreted scripting language, and is readily used in unison with HTML. JavaScript is interpreted by the browser. JavaScript is Commonly mistaken for Java or Something Java related. Java is a fully fledged Programming Language as opposed to JavaScript Which is an interpreted Programming Language. JavaScript was invented by Brendan … Read moreJavaScript Beginners Tutorial

Greeting Users in WordPress

welcome users in wordpress

Somewhere along the line, you may find it necessary to greet visitors in a different way, based on conditions i.e. Are they logged in or not?. So, let’s take a look at this in code. Greeting a logged in user: Conditional Greeting: Another use for wp_get_current_user(): I hope you found this resource useful! Interested in … Read moreGreeting Users in WordPress

Creating Interactive Tables with jQuery

Hiding Table Rows With jQuery

Requirements Basic knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, and HTML tables. Some exposure to JavaScript and jQuery is recommended. You can download the tutorial source code files here. Introduction In this tutorial, we will build a table with HTML5 and CSS3. Then we’ll use the jQuery library to hide the table’s data rows when the page loads … Read moreCreating Interactive Tables with jQuery

Website Security Beginners Tutorial

website security tutorial

In this tutorial we are going to go through some techniques and common use cases for Website Security. Website security is often overlooked- and that’s understandable, but basic security can be put down to a few simple techniques. Today we will be going through some basic security measures that you can take with your website … Read moreWebsite Security Beginners Tutorial

How to Create WordPress Siderbars

How to Add a Sidebar in Wordpress

In WordPress, a sidebar allows us to assign certain widgets to a sidebar_id and later reference this with the get_sidebar() function. Thus, allowing us to render specific widgets on any template page. To get started open up your theme’s functions.php file into your favourite text editor and add the following contents to the bottom of … Read moreHow to Create WordPress Siderbars