This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.

This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.

Monthly Archives: September 2005

Clear Text Formatting on OS X

By |September 27th, 2005|

Want a universal way in OS X to strip formatting from text in the clipboard? It’s as simple as creating an Applescript with the following line: set the clipboard to (get the clipboard as text) Read full instructions on doing this at Lifehacker

Secure Files in WordPress

By |September 26th, 2005|

WP plugin: Secure Files Allows you to safely upload and download documents stored outside of your web document root for security purposes. This is great for people using plugins like Registered Only that secure your WordPress blog (Posts, Pages, etc). The problem with these plugins is that your […]

Growth of Web Content Management Tools

By |September 22nd, 2005|

Web Content Management (WCM) is growing by leaps and bounds:  It’s that promise that’s driving growing interest in WCM. Gartner Latest News about Gartner estimates the market for the software will move past $2.5 billion by next year. Other analysts say linking other enterprise content management (ECM) with Web-facing solutions is the […]

Web Design Cheat Sheets

By |September 21st, 2005|

It can be helpful to have a suite of ‘cheat sheets’ on hand if you do web design or programming. Some cheat sheets available on the web include: Photoshop CS2 Shortcut Cheat Sheet Dreamweaver MX Cheat Sheet […]

Power Searches in Google

By |September 20th, 2005|

A very nice article on using Google to the Max:  Whenever you search for more than one keyword at a time, a search engine has a default method of how to handle that keyword. Will the engine search for both keywords or for either keyword? The answer is called a Boolean default; […]

Making Web Site Printer-Friendly

By |September 20th, 2005|

An excellent discussion of how to make your web site ‘printer friendly’ at A List Apart. 

Alternative CMS’s

By |September 16th, 2005|

For robust content management, my favorite product is Expressions Engine (for complex web sites such as news sites) and WordPress (yeah, it’s a blog, but it’s easy and does all the content management most simple sites need). Both are PHP/MySQL based, and easily extensible by plugins, custom code, API tags, or simply hacking the […]

Automated Email Follow-up

By |September 15th, 2005|

Here, Michael Hyatt posts a helpful hint to make sure the tasks you’ve delegated via email don’t fall through the cracks. In a nutshell, you BCC these items to yourself and run a mail rule to shunt your reminder into the correct folder. Now, whenever you want […]

Use a portable version of Firefox on both Macs and PCs

By |September 15th, 2005|

Have you ever wanted an easy way to use Firefox on both a Mac and PC, while keeping everything easily portable between various machines?With this solution you can store your Firefox settings on almost any storage device, including a portable USB thumb drive.Read More 

Life Without Microsoft?

By |September 12th, 2005|

This bold move by Massachusetts bears watching: The state of Massachusetts has laid out a plan to switch all its workers away from Microsoft’s Word, Excel and other desktop software applications, delivering what would be one of the most significant setbacks to the software company’s battle against open source software in its […]